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Arlen - Labrador Retriever / Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat) Dog For Adoption
American Pit Bull Terrier-Labrador Retriever Mix Dog For Adoption in Alton, IL, USA

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Ad ID: ADN-28677
Times Ad Viewed: 152 times
Date Listed: 12/26/2015
Date Expires: 13 days from now

verified Rescue Information

Organization Name: Hope Animal Rescues
Location: Alton, IL
USA
USA


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Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Labrador Retriever Mix
Gender: Male Male
Nickname:

Arlen

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Red/Golden/Orange/Chestnut with White
Size at Maturity: Large
Availability Date: 12/26/2015
Location: Alton, IL 62002
USA
USA
Tags: American Pit Bull Terrier-Labrador Retriever Mix Dog For Adoption in Alton, IL, USA
Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
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: Labrador Retriever / Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Hope Rescues is all volunteer, all visits must be scheduled you may do that by filling out an online application as that is needed for a visit. You can find an application our website. Our adoption fee is $225.00 which includes all vetting.Arlen is a special boy, he is super friendly, LOVES water, LOVES people, LOVES car rides and just LOVES any adventure you introduce him to.He would do best in a home with an active family so he could go on lots of adventures like camping, hiking, jogging and plenty of water sports.He hopes that the right family will come along and take him with them.Please help us make room to save more homeless pets!!! Adopting from Hope Rescues saves the life of two.. the one you adopt and the one your adoption makes room for. We are a Rescue which means we physically go and save lives. Hope pulls animals on their last day of life from animal control facilities that still use the inhumane gas chamber to put to death homeless pets. Please visit our website at www.hoperescues.com

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