Tyler is a sweet and honest boy who likes to fish, hike, explore and be outdoors, in general. He also enjoys playing video games and sports, especially wrestling, football, track and basketball. Tyler loves animals, like his pet mouse, and is very responsible in caring for them. At school, Tyler enjoys art and reading. He is a hands-on guy who enjoys building things, creating structures and improving his surroundings. He is easily entertained and enjoys talking and interacting with others one-on-one. Tyler always has a positive attitude and knows that good things, like becoming part of a permanent family, will happen if he continues to work hard at it. He needs a loving and nurturing adoptive family who will give him the attention and encouragement he needs to continue to thrive. Tyler's family also needs to support his desire to maintain contact with his siblings, who have been planned for separately, as well as his need for ongoing therapy and academic assistance.