HOP BOTTOM, Pa. -- Mocha is a 4-year-old terrier mix at Laura's Hope Rescue near Hop Bottom.
This beauty enjoys belly rubs and relaxing on the couch but gets a bit zippy when she meets new people.
"She doesn't really introduce herself in a calm manner. It's full force, right in your face," said volunteer Brooklyn Brulla.
And then after that, she'll calm down a little bit. Mocha has been here since November of 2017.
She's a bit of a barker but the rescue has been working with a dog trainer to change that.
"We've been working with Leroy and Company out of Scranton and she's improved quite a bit."
And this pooch is very treat-motivated.
"Children over the age of 12 (are OK), younger seems to feed into her anxiety a little bit and one with no cats or other dogs, she's a queen bee and she deserves to be treated like one," Brulla said.
And she'll need someone with a desire for the outdoors.
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"Mocha likes to go hiking. If you ran she would probably enjoy running, she'll go for walks."
Mocha has good recall off the leash, but will need a fence at her future home.
"Definitely a fenced-in yard. She is trained on the electric fence here. She does very well with that."
Volunteers hope that her forever home is out there watching this.
"Mocha is definitely a great dog, a great companion, you just kind of have to ignore the flaws and work with them because overall, underneath it, she's an amazing dog and definitely deserves to have a home," Brulla added.
If you plan to adopt Mocha, she comes with a training follow-up with Leroy and Company.
If you are interested in adopting Mocha, contact Laura's Hope Rescue.
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