Fancy - Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (medium coat) Dog For Adoption
American Pit Bull Terrier Mix Dog For Adoption in Dallas, TX

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Date Listed: 11/29/2016
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Organization Name: Dallas Pets Alive
Location: Dallas, TX 75252


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Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Gender: Female Female
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Fancy

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Red/Golden/Orange/Chestnut with White
Size at Maturity: Medium
Availability Date: 11/29/2016
Location: Dallas, TX 75252
Tags: American Pit Bull Terrier Mix Dog For Adoption in Dallas, TX
Physical Attributes
Ear Type Erect
Coat Length Medium
Altered Yes
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Was the Dog Found No
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Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (medium coat). Could your life be a little fancier? Then say hello to Fancy, a lovely three-year-old pit bull terrier. Fancy is a mellow but fun-loving girl with cute, perky ears, beautiful markings and an expressive smile. She is very sweet and has a true talent for cuddling. Fancy loves and will happily roll over for belly rubs. Fancy is fully trained: she knows sit, down, stay, and walks well on a leash! She would be a great walking or jogging companion! She also has mastered crate training! She loves all people and especially loves all toys! Her enthusiasm is contagious - she likes to make sure you love her toys as much as she does! Fancy’s perfect family would be calm and patient and will allow her to be an only dog. She just wants to be spoiled rotten like the fancy queen she knows she was destined to be! She also loves learning, so she would deeply appreciate a family who will continue her training. Fancy has a lot of love to give and can’t wait to be someone’s loyal companion for life!​ Fancy is famous! She was featured on CW33's "Ruff Life" - check her out in action here: http://cw33.com/2016/01/19/ruff-life-time-to-get-fancy/ All Dallas Pets Alive adoptable pets are spayed or neutered, microchipped, and up to date on vaccines upon adoption. The standard minimum donation for dogs over six months is $200, and puppies under six months is $250, unless specified otherwise. You can view all the adoptable pets and fill out an adoption application online on our website at http://dallaspetsalive.org/adopt/adoptable-dogs/. For more information, you can email adopt@dallaspetsalive.org.

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      Roussel

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      Breed: Poodle (Miniature)-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Senior
      Location: Dallas, TX
      Posted Breed: Poodle (Miniature) / Mixed. Meet Roussel! This older gentleman is a handsome poodle, who is a total pint-sized sweetheart! He is putting his rough past behind him, and is in a foster home where he's learning to trust humans again – and getting lots of love and affection in the process. Roussel is good with dogs and cats, and is happy to have them as company. Being that he is blind, he can take some time to warm up to humans; but once he does, he becomes the best friend you could ever want. Roussel's ideal home is one where his people can be patient as he gains confidence in his surroundings, and feels secure and loved. He'd love other animals as companions, but most of all he needs attention, love and devotion - he deserves it, after all! Apply to adopt Roussel today! All Dallas Pets Alive adoptable pets are spayed or neutered, microchipped, and up to date on vaccines upon adoption. The standard minimum donation for dogs over six months is $200, and puppies under six months is $250, unless specified otherwise. You can view all the adoptable pets and fill out an adoption application online on our website at http://dallaspetsalive.org/adopt/adoptable-dogs/. For more information, you can email adopt@dallaspetsalive.org.
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      Tiva

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      Breed: Labrador Retriever-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Dallas, TX
      Posted Breed: Labrador Retriever / Mixed (short coat). Tiva has never met a stranger, only future friends. She loves all people, kids and other dogs. She loves to play and run hard, then sleeps even harder. Tiva loves to snuggle on the sofa and play with her stuffed toys, she especially adores chew hoofs. She always has a big, goofy puppy grin on her face. Tiva had a ruff life before DPA found her as a young puppy. She had been shot & had trauma to her front left leg that makes her have a cute, frog hop when she runs, but that doesn't slow her down a bit. Tiva is currently fostered in a home with children and cats, so we think with proper introductions she could thrive around both. She is both crate & house trained. Think this is the young girl you've been looking for? Apply to adopt Tiva today :) All Dallas Pets Alive adoptable pets are spayed or neutered, microchipped, and up to date on vaccines upon adoption. The standard minimum donation for dogs over six months is $200, and puppies under six months is $250, unless specified otherwise. You can view all the adoptable pets and fill out an adoption application online on our website at http://dallaspetsalive.org/adopt/adoptable-dogs/. For more information, you can email adopt@dallaspetsalive.org.
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      Charlie VIII...

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      Breed: German Shepherd Dog-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Young
      Location: Dallas, TX
      Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog / Mixed. Meet charming Charlie! This handsome lad is a Shepherd mix who is looking for a new home to call his! He’s an athletic pup, whose favorite activities include fetch and playing soccer! Aside from being curious and playful, Charlie also absolutely loves to cuddle and is very loving and friendly. He is also very intelligent and obedient. He’s house, leash, and crate trained – and also knows how to sit and stay, as well as give the best high fives! Charlie very active, and it takes lot of playing to tire him out – so an active household that can provide plenty of exercise is ideal. Charlie is great with kids and would do well in a home with kids present to tire him out, and a yard to run around and play in. He also interacts well with other dogs, but hasn’t been exposed to cats. He is a very adaptable pup due to his friendly approach. Could Charlie be your lucky charm? Apply to adopt him today! All Dallas Pets Alive adoptable pets are spayed or neutered, microchipped, and up to date on vaccines upon adoption. The standard minimum donation for dogs over six months is $200, and puppies under six months is $250, unless specified otherwise. You can view all the adoptable pets and fill out an adoption application online on our website at http://dallaspetsalive.org/adopt/adoptable-dogs/. For more information, you can email adopt@dallaspetsalive.org.
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    • American Staffordshire Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Dallas, TX

      Alexi

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      Breed: American Staffordshire Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Dallas, TX
      Posted Breed: American Staffordshire Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Hi, I’m Alexi, the sweetest Pit Bull you will ever meet! I am loving, friendly and enjoy the company of other dogs who are easygoing like me. Do you know what I love even more than my furry friends? Humans! I adore them and love all the affection I can get… and I have no problem giving it back! I like treats like cheese and chicken and I love going on car rides with my people. I enjoy a good nap but I like being outside too. In fact, when the weather is nice, you might find me outdoors sunbathing! One of my favorite things to do is go to doggy daycare. I’m really popular there, if I do say so myself. I’ve already made lots of friends there! While I’m a superstar at daycare, I really shine at home too. I am crate trained (I love it in there!), housebroken and I'm learning to walk well on a leash. My foster parents were told I am seven years old but they think I may be between 5 and 7. I may be older but I still have a lot of life and, more importantly, a lot of love to give. I am a sweet, special dog who would love nothing more than to find a forever home for my golden years! I'm famous! I was featured on CW33's Ruff Life. Check it out here: http://cw33.com/2016/03/29/ruff-life-alexias-ready-for-her-day-in-the-sun/ All Dallas Pets Alive adoptable pets are spayed or neutered, microchipped, and up to date on vaccines upon adoption. The standard minimum donation for dogs over six months is $200, and puppies under six months is $250, unless specified otherwise. You can view all the adoptable pets and fill out an adoption application online on our website at http://dallaspetsalive.org/adopt/adoptable-dogs/. For more information, you can email adopt@dallaspetsalive.org.
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      Suzy

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: Dallas, TX
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Dallas, TX

      Zephyr

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Dallas, TX
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed. This spotted beauty is Zephyr! She’s a 3 year old female Pitbull, who has never met a stranger! She is the happiest girl, who just loves people and the human connection. She’s a strong girl with a gentle spirit, who has all the wonderful qualities one looks for in a pup! Zephyr is housetrained but fears crates, which could stem from her negative past. The good news is that she won’t go potty in the house, and she also won’t damage things in the house. She is very trainable and learns fast. She enjoys playing with other dogs, and trips to the dog park…she even loves the car ride there! She has done well around kids, as well as cats. Zephyr will need a home that can provide daily walks or runs and/or a backyard. She is calm but energetic, depending on her stimuli. A home with another dog or 2 would be great, as she tends to interact better one-on-one with other dogs. Wouldn’t you love to welcome this sweet girl into your home? All Dallas Pets Alive adoptable pets are spayed or neutered, microchipped, and up to date on vaccines upon adoption. The standard minimum donation for dogs over six months is $200, and puppies under six months is $250, unless specified otherwise. You can view all the adoptable pets and fill out an adoption application online on our website at http://dallaspetsalive.org/adopt/adoptable-dogs/. For more information, you can email adopt@dallaspetsalive.org.
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      Lilly II

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: Dallas, TX
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      Stella V

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Senior
      Location: Dallas, TX
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed. This sweet girl is Stella, an 8 year old Pit Bull Terrier. Stella is currently looking for her furever home; could it be with you? Stella originally arrived at the shelter back in 2012 and was adopted. She recently found her way back as a stray, and we're ready to help her find her second chance! Stella is good with other dogs and cats, and walks well on leash. Stella is very affectionate, but reserved with her actions. She will love to rest her head on your lap and stare into your eyes. She isn’t shy and greets others warmly. Stella will love to lie next to you on the sofa, and she is the perfect companion for a good night of deep sleep. Because of her lower activity level, Stella may do better in a more low-key setting. She is a calm, loving, and soulful animal who is in need of a little love and human companionship. A mellow, patient person looking for a pup to love and who will love them back is the perfect fit for her. Think Stella could be your new furever companion? All Dallas Pets Alive adoptable pets are spayed or neutered, microchipped, and up to date on vaccines upon adoption. The standard minimum donation for dogs over six months is $200, and puppies under six months is $250, unless specified otherwise. You can view all the adoptable pets and fill out an adoption application online on our website at http://dallaspetsalive.org/adopt/adoptable-dogs/. For more information, you can email adopt@dallaspetsalive.org.
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      Yui

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Labrador Retriever Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: Dallas, TX
      Posted Breed: Labrador Retriever / Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed. Say hello to Yui! Her name means "one and only" in Japanese, and anyone who's met her can tell you that that is absolutely true! She's a one-year-old lab/pit bull mix and is loving life in a great foster home. But she's also excited to find her forever family. Yui's foster mom says she's a wonderfully friendly pup. She loves playing with her temporary siblings - dogs and cats both! She also loves people, so she's very generous with hugs and kisses. She is crate trained and walks well on a leash. She's a ready-made family dog! Yui's perfect home would be one that can handle her energy. She's a very enthusiastic girl who may not always realize her size. A home with older kids would be good. She would love to have other dogs to pal around with - and a family who's devoted to giving her lots of love and attention. She very much wants to be a part of the family. So, do you think you could extend your family to include the "one and only" Yui? All Dallas Pets Alive adoptable pets are spayed or neutered, microchipped, and up to date on vaccines upon adoption. The standard minimum donation for dogs over six months to seven years is $200, puppies under six months is $250, dogs eight years and over are $100 unless specified otherwise. You can view all the adoptable pets and fill out an adoption application online on our website at http://dallaspetsalive.org/adopt/adoptable-dogs/ . For more information, you can email adopt@dallaspetsalive.org .
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      Ava III

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      Breed: Labrador Retriever-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Dallas, TX
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