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American Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption in Buffalo, NY, USA

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Date Listed: 11/10/2017
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Organization Name: educate-a-bull
Location: Buffalo, NY 14205
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Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier
Gender: Female Female
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Concetta

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Red
Size at Maturity: Medium
Availability Date: 11/10/2017
Location: Buffalo, NY 14205
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American Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption in Buffalo, NY, USA

Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
Activity Level Highly Active
Other
  • Housetrained
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
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  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier (short coat). Meet Concetta. She has the heart to match her loving, beautiful eyes. Concetta is a small statured girl and her best feature is her incredible knack for cuddling. She loves to play with her rough and tough toys all while she is laying as close to you as possible. This sweet lady has worked very hard and LOVES to show off her agility skills. Concetta is certainly up for any athletic challenge she is given. She is the dog with no fear, except when it comes to meeting a new canine friend. She tends to be a little nervous, so slow introductions would work best for her. She would prefer to be the only dog because she wants all of your attention! Also a home with older children would be best. She is doing well with the resident cat, but that came after months of slow introductions. A home where her people would be dedicated to excersing her and keeping up with obedience training is preferred. Apply to adopt Concetta today!

American Pit Bull Terrier

A.K.A. : Pit Bull Terrier, Pitbull, Pit bull, Pit, Pit Terrier, Staffordshire Fighting Dog, Bull Baiter Dogs, Yankee Terrier, Rebel Terrier
Overview: The American Pit Bull was originally bred for dog fighting and gained a reputation as a vicious animal. Can be a loyal and affectionate pet when trained and socialized properly.
Breed Group: Terrier
Weight (lbs): 22-110 Most common: 35-55
Height (in): 18-22
Colors: Any color or combination of white, red, brown, black, gray
Coat: Its coat is thick, short and shiny.
Character: The American Pit Bull is intelligent, loyal and affectionate. If not properly trained, can be dominant and aggressive.
Temperament: The temperament of the American Pit Bull depends largely on the training and socialization the animal receives. In the hands of an experienced trainer, they can be socialized to be good pets. May not do well with other pets or strangers.
Care: This breed is easy to groom. They need to be bathed regularly and brushed occasionally.
Training: American Pit Bulls should be owned and trained by people experienced with this breed or other aggressive breeds.
Activity: American Pit Bulls need regular exercise, both in fenced yards and walks with a leash.
Country of Origin: USA
Health Issue: hip dysplasia, heart disease and cataracts
Life Expectancy: 10-13

More About American Pit Bull Terrier Breed
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      Breed: Bullypit
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: American Bulldog / American Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Jake is a 5 year old American bulldog mix with a big personality. He loves to snuggle, take walks, play with his canine and human foster brothers and just hang with the family. He is wonderful with older children and other dogs, but is not a fan of cats or small animals. A home without cats is a must. Jake is house trained and knows all basic commands. If you would like to meet this handsome boy please fill out an application today.
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      Sasha

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Sasha is about 5 months old and a fun little snuggle bug. She is working hard on her commands and just about has potty training down! She is your typical puppy who loves to play and romp around but also loves a good nap! Sasha has not been around young kids but is currently in a foster home with other dogs!
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      Remy

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). UPDATE: 8/8/17 Remy has been in a foster home for awhile now and is loving family life! She has an amazing backyard to romp and play in. As awesome as her foster family is, Remy can't stay there forever. In fact, we're so surprised that she is STILL in foster! Look at this beautiful girl! Why hasn't she been snatched up? She's gorgeous, friendly, goofy and AMAZING!! We know her family is out there waiting for her...Please apply today!! Remy has been doing well at the kennel, but it is no place to live. She loves people and anyone she's met. Remy loves car rides, going for walks and even goes on runs with Dash Dog once a week for exercise. She would do best to be the only dog/animal in the home. Meet Remy. She is a one year old girl who we recently rescued from the shelter. We don't have any open fosters at this time, but we couldn't let her go so she is currently staying at a local kennel. Remy is a wonderful, loving girl that knows sit, down and touch. She loves her soft toys and just carried it around. She'd gladly give it to you especially for a treat. She has been at the shelter way too long and has gotten kennel stress so bad her eyes are always red. Remy does great in the yard with younger pups. Apollo, a crazy young pit was her favorite play mate at the shelter.
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      Patrick

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Patrick is a former EAB alumni who is facing everyone's worst nightmare...His owner has come down with a disease that prevents her from caring for Patrick. The family is completely devastated that they are facing having to rehome him. Patrick is fully up to date with his vaccines and vet care. He would need to be the only dog in the home as he is extremely picky with his dog friends. Also a home without little animals (cats, bunnies, etc) is a must. He is a huge snuggle boy who wants nothing more than to spend time with his people. He is an active boy who needs to be exercised daily. Patrick is currenlty enrolled in obedience training and is doing very well and his new family would need to keep up on that as well. He does not love his crate and would not fair well in an apartment setting. Patrick doesn't deserve to be put back in a kennel! If you have the extra room and can help us, please apply today!!
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      Simon

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Update 7/15/16: Simon is doing Fantastic in his new foster home. He has met Charlie his new foster brother and they get along so well!! Simon is learning how to play with toys, it seems he has never really learned how to have any fun! We walks great on leash and does fantastic at adoption events. The foster does have two cats, that Simon insists on chasing. So a home without cats would be best. Meet Simon (formerly known as Snoopy). He's one of the dogs we were able to save thanks to everyone who donated and helped us bring him into foster for Christmas!! Simon is a 5 yr old sweet loving gentle boy with a huge heart. He's enjoying all the attention at his foster's home. He loves being outside, crates well, non aggressive and very laid back. When Simon's not outside he likes the view from the window!
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      Mae

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Meet Mae. She's a one and a half year old pit bull mix and is absolutely stunning. Mae is now is an awesome foster home where she is learning how to be a proper young lady. She loves to play outside just as much she loves to snuggle with her human fosters. She is house trained and crate trained, spayed and up to date on all of her vaccines. Because Mae probably didn't have much structure, training or enrichment as a puppy, she lacks some manners. We are making big progress with her, but Mae will need a dedicated home who will continue her obedience training to make sure she develops into the perfect little lady we know she can be. She has not been cat tested. If you think you'd like to adopt miss Mae, please apply today
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      Tabitha

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Meet Tabitha - She is a 3 year old blue girl that seems to be enjoying her new beginnings with EAB. She is sweet, loves attention and investigating everything in the house. She is loving the nicer weather and running the agility course her foster mom set up for her. She's also turning out to be a perfect running partner. Tabitha would do best to be the only dog in the home. We suggest that the home also have no cats. If you think this beautiful little girl would make the perfect addition to your home, apply today!
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      Maxine

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
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      Bindi

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Hi I'm Bindi! I am 4 years old so I am past that whole awkward puppy stage. Crates make me a bit nervous, but I am always on very best behavior. I love taking casual walks and exploring the outdoors. I'm cool around kids and cats, but I am pretty picky about which dogs I want to hang with. So I would do best in a home where I am the only dog. I will not be in the running for catcher for the Yankees, but I take treats like a princess. Of all my accomplishments I am most proud of my ability to snuggle and cuddle anywhere. I am 100% housetrained too! Won't you give me a soft place to lay my head at night?
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      Tyke

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      Breed: Miniature Pinscher-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Senior
      Location: USA
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