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Honey - Pit Bull Terrier / Yellow Labrador Retriever (short coat) Dog For Adoption
American Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption in Chuluota, FL, USA

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Date Listed: 06/18/2016
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Organization Name: Ruff World Animal Rescue
Location: Oviedo, FL
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Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier
Gender: Female Female
Nickname:

Honey

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Red
Size at Maturity: Medium
Availability Date: 06/18/2016
Location: Chuluota, FL 32766
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Tags: American Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption in Chuluota, FL, USA
Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Likes to Vocalize Quiet
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Dogs Yes
Energy Level Low
Activity Level Slightly Active
Exercise Needs Low
Fence Required Not Required
Obedience Training Has Basic Training
Owner Experience Required None
Other
  • Leash Trained
  • Crate Trained
  • Housetrained
  • Good in a Car
  • Likes to Play with Toys
Personality
Personality Characteristics
  • Obedient
  • Intelligent
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Yellow Labrador Retriever (short coat). Honey is a cute, stocky girl born in June 2011. Honey is smart, and well-behaved and would be perfect in an adult household. She is a calm, sweet companion. She is a great watchdog, but does not bark needlessly. She is housebroken, love short walks, and an easy , nice companion dog. Her adoption fee is $50. to approved home. To adopt Honey contact clvaughn1@hotmail.com

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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