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Cleo - American Bulldog / Mixed Dog For Adoption
American Bulldog Mix Dog For Adoption in Marietta, GA, USA

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Ad ID: ADN-30123
Times Ad Viewed: 128 times
Date Listed: 03/02/2016
Date Expires: 14 days from now

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Breed: American Bulldog Mix
Gender: Female Female
Nickname:

Cleo

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: White with Tan, Yellow or Fawn
Size at Maturity: Large
Availability Date: 03/02/2016
Location: Marietta, GA 30066
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Tags: American Bulldog Mix Dog For Adoption in Marietta, GA, USA
Physical Attributes
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
OK with Dogs Yes
Other
  • Housetrained
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: American Bulldog / Mixed. Cleo was clearly not treated well by her former person. Upon arriving to Our Pal's Place, Cleo began learning what it means to be loved. The tender care and positive attention that our volunteers provided Cleo changed her life. Cleo now greets us at the door and snuggles when we sit with her. Cleo loves to give hugs, wrapping her front legs around your waist as she provides gentle kisses. Cleo has really blossomed! Cleo enjoys being around youth! She was in a temporary home for a couple of weeks with two young children who Cleo adored! Cleo likes taking walks, yet her favorite activity is being a 'couch potato'! If you are looking for a quiet, calm, housetrained, loyal companion, please take time to meet our gorgeous girl, Cleo.

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