Shadow is a 2 1/2 year old male with hip and elbow dysplasia He is on medication for this. He loves other dogs and cats. He hasn't been around alot of childern but does seen to like them. Loves to play. He is crate trained. He does have a bad habit of tearing up any kind of paper. He is a really good dog. I am a over the road truck driver and he has a hard time getting in and out of truck. But he loves car rides.