Clara, over Rainbow Bridge

Clara is a black and tan rot/terrier mix.

Distinguishing Characteristics

I love people and especially my neighbors children.

Do you have any canine housemates?

I have 3 canine family members, Sam my hound buddy, Abby and Mindy my little cocker diva friends.

How did you join your family? 

I was adopted through Chicago Animal Care and Control at an event held at the shelter.  My owners are forever grateful to the woman who introduced us at CACC.

Do you have any “jobs”? Tell us about them and what you like most about them. 

I like to keep squirrels out of yard.
I try to keep my canine buddies at home out of trouble.
I am a retired foster mom/sister (I helped about 30 dogs find their forever homes)

Do you have any "hobbies"?

I'm currently attending nose work class which I love.
I like to dig in dirt sometimes, play with my toys and groom my dog friend Sam.

What is your favorite toy?

I currently have two: my flying squirrel and a stuffed cupcake dog toy.

What is your favorite treat?

Green beans, yes, green beans.

What do you like to do when your parents aren’t home?

Sleep in my "condo" which is my owners closet.

Is there anything you would like to tell us about your work with Safe Humane Chicago or anything else?

I read people's emotions pretty well, and I try to make people happy.