Sam is shy on meeting but settles into a walk quickly. He is scared of trucks and sudden noises and quite nervous of men. He enjoys being patted by volunteers. Walkers say: Timid but gorgeous dog. Treats worked well, walked beautifully. Sam is awesome. He needs a family with a lot of experience to improve confidence around people and dogs. Volunteers say: Sweet natured but very timid. A little shy of cars or unfamiliar objects., Very timid. Found it hard to do consistent walking, needed encouragement, Very nervous to begin with ad didnt want to be touched. walked better coming back to shelter He has a smooth coat and weighs 8-9 kg.