Ford - Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat) Dog For Adoption
American Pit Bull Terrier Mix Dog For Adoption in Topeka, KS


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Ad ID: ADN-58314
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Date Listed: 03/07/2016
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Organization Name: Saving Death Row Dogs
Location: Topeka, KS 66667
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Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Gender: Male Male


Age: Young
Color/Markings: Tan/Yellow/Fawn with White
Size at Maturity: Large
Availability Date: 03/07/2016
Location: Topeka, KS 66667
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Tags: American Pit Bull Terrier Mix Dog For Adoption in Topeka, KS
Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Altered Yes
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No

Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Ford is estimated to be about 18 months old. He was a victim of neglect and almost starved to death. He was so thrilled to come to his foster home and get daily meals that you can just see how much he appreciates life. He is energetic and loves to play. He needs a big fenced yard to run around in. He loves all people, dogs and cats. He's a pretty big boy, about 55 lbs, so he could knock down little kids. He's kennel trained, house broken, sits, lays down, shakes, catches treats, waits for his food and to go outside. He's very smart and takes commands well. He loves to lay on the couch and watch TV with you, but is by no means a couch potato. You can see more pictures on our Facebook page. To meet Ford, please complete an application on our website.

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