Tanner is very bright, polite, and athletic. His competitive nature brings out determination, hard work and a positive-focused mind set. He also enjoys outdoor activities such as gardening, landscaping and taking care of animals. He is compassionate towards animals and is patient with the plants/vegetables he has learned to grow in his current placement. He is appreciative of people when they help him out and he understands that it is good to help others. He is committed to making better decisions for himself and understands the value in making the right choices, and for a young man this is a crucial stepping stone.
Tanner would do very well in a home where the parents are patient, understanding and are able to set clear expectations. Older siblings could be a very positive influence for him and he enjoys being challenged and pushed to do better.