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Sunshine - Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat) Dog For Adoption
American Pit Bull Terrier Mix Dog For Adoption in Irving, TX, USA

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Date Listed: 01/06/2017
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Organization Name: DFW Humane Society of Irving, Inc.
Location: Irving, TX
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Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Gender: Female Female
Nickname:

Sunshine

Age: Adult
Size at Maturity: Medium
Availability Date: 01/06/2017
Location: Irving, TX 75038
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Tags: American Pit Bull Terrier Mix Dog For Adoption in Irving, TX, USA
Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Altered Yes
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
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  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). ~~Hi. I’m Sunshine, and I’m about 4 years old. My story is one of hope and survival, as I was found injured beside the road by a Good Samaritan. This person cared enough to pick me up, and get me to the shelter. The DFW Humane Society was able to pay for me to get the necessary surgery to repair my leg, and to provide a safe place for me to recover. I know some commands, and I love to run and play. I am unsure of small children and other dogs, and will do best in a quiet home. You could say that I’m a special girl that is looking for a special home. One with lots of love, soft beds, and grass to play in. Come see me

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    • Labrador Retriever-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Irving, TX, USA

      Ferris

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      Breed: Labrador Retriever-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Labrador Retriever / Mixed (short coat). ~~Hi. I’m Ferris. I’m about 3 ½ years old and was brought in with a badly broken leg. My leg has been repaired now, but I still have a bit of a limp. They say I’m a Labrador mix, and that mix is strong. When you meet me, you will definitely notice the Labrador traits. I'm an outgoing, friendly boy, who I loves meeting new people and playing with toys. I've not had anyone to teach me many commands, but if you come visit, you will see that I'm eager to please. I’m here. I’m ready. Let’s meet.
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in Irving, TX, USA

      Buddy

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler / Mixed (short coat). ~~Hi. My name is Buddy. I’m about 3 years old. My family brought me in because they say I’m too active. I am an active boy, in need of a home where I can run and play. I know some commands, and can fetch. Maybe my new family would like to teach me to fetch shoes and newspapers. I would do great in a home that can keep me busy. You might think that an active guy like me would just want to run and play, but I must share that I also am quite the cuddlier. I would prefer to be your own fur baby. Come see me.
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Irving, TX, USA

      Sunshine

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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 Sunshine, and I'm about 4 years old. My story is one of hope and survival, as I was found injured beside the road by a Good Samaritan. This person cared enough to pick me up, and get me to the shelter. The DFW Humane Society was able to pay for me to get the necessary surgery to repair my leg, and to provide a safe place for me to recover. I know some commands, and I love to run and play. I am unsure of small children and other dogs, and will do best in a quiet home. You could say that I'm a special girl that is looking for a special home. One with lots of love, soft beds, and grass to play in. Come see me
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in Irving, TX, USA

      Ruby

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Retriever / Shepherd / Mixed. Well hello there! I’ve been waiting for someone to check me out. I’m Ruby. Let me tell you a little bit about myself. I’m a 2 year old female shepherd/retriever mix, who like everyone else around here, is looking for my forever home and hoping that it might be with you. I’ll be honest. Though I’m two years old, I still have a lot of puppy in me. I am an active girl, no laying around for me. One of the things I love to do is run. And I do mean run, so I’m going to need a backyard where I can run and play as much as I want. I like to chase after toys. I haven’t got the game of fetch down yet, but I’m working on it. I’m friendly. Yes, I really like to be friends with everyone I meet. I came here from another shelter that was getting too crowded and now I’d like to make this one a little less crowded too. Know what I mean? So come on by and let’s get to know each other. I might be the new friend that you have been looking for.
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