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Love At First Bite

Rehabilitating a fearful dog can be a difficult task, especially one like Brigadiere who does not trust humans and bites them. With the possibility of abuse in the past, Cesars main concern now is to find the right person or family member that can gain Brigadieres trust. Cesar is seen here brushing the dogs back.

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Brigadiere is a mixed-breed dog that has been in a shelter for six months. He was wandering the streets when a woman found him and wanted to keep him, but he tried to bite her. Timid, insecure and fearful of people, he needs a leader who has real patience and understanding. Cesar watches as the candidates practice "no touch, no talk, no eye contact", and observes as the candidates try to pet and brush him, before deciding which candidate is the best match for the highly fearful dog.