Hoyt - Neapolitan Mastiff (short coat) Dog For Adoption
Neapolitan Mastiff Dog For Adoption in Perry, NY

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Organization Name: Going To The Rescuers Inc.
Location: Perry, NY 14530
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Breed: Neapolitan Mastiff
Gender: Male Male
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Hoyt

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Fawn
Size at Maturity: Huge
Availability Date: 01/27/2017
Location: Perry, NY 14530
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Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Dogs No
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  • Housetrained
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Neapolitan Mastiff (short coat). Ready to Apply? You will want to have your veterinary and/or personal reference information handy, as well as landlord information if you are a renter, to fill out the application completely. • We will not pursue an incomplete application • Once complete, you can speed up process by contacting your vet's office and giving them permission to release information. We may dismiss the application if this is not completed. • Volunteers handle dozens of applications at a time so we do not guarantee contact with everyone. We try our best, but we are working around jobs, kids, and of course, dogs. •Adoptions generally take longer than 4 days to process but there is no set time frame. We do the best we can as a non-profit, so please be patient. www.goingtothedogsrescue.org Hoyt is a very large boy who is in need of a special home. Please note, we have set specific criteria for him to ensure a positive placement, not to be strict. He is a great boy who doesn't know his own strength and has some fear & anxiety issues that are very workable but someone MUST commit to his training in order to adopt him. Hoyt is looking for a home with no kids under 6yrs old. Hoyt has done well with many dogs in a play setting but does get very jealous at home and would be best if he was an only dog. He has not hurt another dog or person, but he has growled on occasion at dogs when they are in his space. He has been fine around the cat. He is also in need of a home that will take him to training to continue learning skills and confidence and better ways to manage fear. He loves to use his crate as his safe place. He tends to be more fearful out in public and when guests come over so this cannot happen without additional training to know it is ok for him. He would do best in a home where they agree to keep him on Prozac not have him left home alone more than 5hr stretches. Hoyts adoption fee is $200 which includes his neuter, rabies, vaccinations, heartworm test (neg) and microchip.

Neapolitan Mastiff

Overview: The Neapolitan Mastiff was first bred by the Romans for use in war and fighting in the arena. They are best for dominant owners with experience training strong dogs.
Breed Group: Working
Weight (lbs): 150-200
Height (in): 24-30
Colors: Blue, black, mahogany and tawny. Some brindling allowable.
Coat: The coat is short, smooth and thick
Character: The Neapolitan Mastiff is intelligent, but can be strong willed. They are generally calm, if not provoked.
Temperament: The female Neapolitan Mastiffs are better with children. Males are more dominant, but will get along with other pets, if they are raised together from puppies. Two males generally aren't a good choice, as they will fight for dominance.
Care: The coat only needs the occasional brushing and infrequent bath.
Training: Neapolitan Mastiffs need obedience training with a trainer experienced with dominant dogs.
Activity: This breed needs to be walked twice each day. Avoid rough play when the puppy is young to ensure a calmer adult.
Country of Origin: Italy
Health Issue: hip dysplasia, eye condition known as cherry eye
Life Expectancy: 8-10

More About Neapolitan Mastiff Breed
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Perry, NY

      Bela

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Perry, NY
      Posted Breed: Cane Corso Mastiff / Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Please contact Melissa (goingtothedogsmail@yahoo.com) for more information about this pet. Ready to Apply? You will want to have your veterinary and/or personal reference information handy, as well as landlord information if you are a renter, to fill out the application completely. • We will not pursue an incomplete application • Once complete, you can speed up process by contacting your vet's office and giving them permission to release information. We may dismiss the application if this is not completed. • Volunteers handle dozens of applications at a time so we do not guarantee contact with everyone. We try our best, but we are working around jobs, kids, and of course, dogs. •Adoptions generally take longer than 4 days to process but there is no set time frame. We do the best we can as a non-profit, so please be patient. www.goingtothedogsrescue.org Winnie, who was adopted and renamed Bela was adopted for years and then returned starved and with a horrible skin condition. Bela is now fully recovered from any issues that prevented her from adoption and is now seeking her forever home. She is a very loyal dog, more of a laid back dog who just loves to snuggle and be around you. She wouldn't be considered high energy which is great. She is crate trained. Her biggest fault is that she is hard to photograph so you don't get to see the pretty brindle markings in her coat. She really is a lovely girl who just needs a chance to live with a committed family. She has also been cat tested and did wonderful. She has had a blood panel and heartworm/lyme testing done and all came back with no abnormalities or concerns. She is spayed, up to date on vaccines and microchipped. Her adoption fee is $100 3-16-11: This wonderful, sweet puppy is with a litter of 5 gorgeous females that were turned in to GTTD rescue from a local WNY family that had an unplanned litter. They owned the Mom, a very sweet female brindle Pit Bull, and the Father was a neighbors male XL brindle Cane Corso Mastiff.
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    • American Staffordshire Terrier Dog For Adoption in Perry, NY

      Nalani

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      Breed: American Staffordshire Terrier
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Perry, NY
      Posted Breed: American Staffordshire Terrier (short coat). Ready to Apply? You will want to have your veterinary and/or personal reference information handy, as well as landlord information if you are a renter, to fill out the application completely. • We will not pursue an incomplete application • Once complete, you can speed up process by contacting your vet's office and giving them permission to release information. We may dismiss the application if this is not completed. • Volunteers handle dozens of applications at a time so we do not guarantee contact with everyone. We try our best, but we are working around jobs, kids, and of course, dogs. •Adoptions generally take longer than 4 days to process but there is no set time frame. We do the best we can as a non-profit, so please be patient. www.goingtothedogsrescue.org Nalani is a girl that came to us with a litter of puppies from a kill shelter. She is a doll who has been brushing up on her obedience and manners now that her puppies have left the nest. This beauty even comes with a freedom harness, martingale collar, and double clip leash (valued at over $60) to help you transition to a new dog without the additional cost. She would do best in a home with no young children or small loose pets (cats, rabbits, etc.). She has been around some dogs but can be selective depending on the other dogs personality. Nalani is spayed, microchipped, heartworm negative, and vaccinated all as part of her $100 adoption fee.
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    • Beagle-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Perry, NY

      Cubbie

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      Breed: Beagle-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Perry, NY
      Posted Breed: Beagle / Mixed (medium coat). Ready to Apply? You will want to have your veterinary and/or personal reference information handy, as well as landlord information if you are a renter, to fill out the application completely. • We will not pursue an incomplete application • Once complete, you can speed up process by contacting your vet's office and giving them permission to release information. We may dismiss the application if this is not completed. • Volunteers handle dozens of applications at a time so we do not guarantee contact with everyone. We try our best, but we are working around jobs, kids, and of course, dogs. •Adoptions generally take longer than 4 days to process but there is no set time frame. We do the best we can as a non-profit, so please be patient. www.goingtothedogsrescue.org Approximately 2 year old beagle who is looking for a foster or forever home. Beagle noses guide them through life, and they’re never happier than when following an interesting scent. The Beagle originally was bred as a scenthound to track small game, mostly rabbits and hare. For this reason, Cubbie would do best in a home with a fully fenced yard (sorry no invisible fencing or tie outs for this boy). He also can be vocal at the window or outside when people or animals pass by similar to many hound breeds. He would be best suited for a home life, rather than an apartment. Cubbie enjoys walks with his fosters and volunteers. He is very treat motivated so training should be a fun experience for his new owner and him. He came to us very shy just a few weeks ago but is slowly coming out of his shell and having fun. Macaroni and Cubbie do get along amazing so our perfect home would be wililng to consider adopting both dogs, and we would discount the adoption fees, but they aren't "bonded" meaning at times they actually seem to do better apart. Cubbie's adoption fee is $175 which covers microchip, vaccines, dewormers, heartworm test, and neuter. If you or someone you know is interested in Cubbie, please direct them to our website to fill out an application at www.goingtothedogsrescue.org
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    • Labrador Retriever Dog For Adoption in Perry, NY

      Huckleberry ...

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      Breed: Labrador Retriever
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Perry, NY
      Posted Breed: Labrador Retriever (medium coat). Ready to Apply? You will want to have your veterinary and/or personal reference information handy, as well as landlord information if you are a renter, to fill out the application completely. • We will not pursue an incomplete application • Once complete, you can speed up process by contacting your vet's office and giving them permission to release information. We may dismiss the application if this is not completed. • Volunteers handle dozens of applications at a time so we do not guarantee contact with everyone. We try our best, but we are working around jobs, kids, and of course, dogs. •Adoptions generally take longer than 4 days to process but there is no set time frame. We do the best we can as a non-profit, so please be patient. www.goingtothedogsrescue.org Huckleberry Fin is an owner surrender who needs more ways to play and run and get some physical and mental stimulation. His home is currently unfenced and they have a busy household. For that reason we are requiring Huckleberry Fin go to a home with a fully fenced yard and where someone understands he can't sit in a crate all day and then not engage in play or running with him when they get home. The more active the home, the better. A younger family that enjoys a high energy dog is a must. Huckleberry is 3yrs old and over 80lbs. He has been around children and is fine, he is already up to date and neutered. His rehoming fee is $100
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    • Beagle-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Perry, NY

      Macaroni

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      Breed: Beagle-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Perry, NY
      Posted Breed: Beagle / Mixed (medium coat). Ready to Apply? You will want to have your veterinary and/or personal reference information handy, as well as landlord information if you are a renter, to fill out the application completely. • We will not pursue an incomplete application • Once complete, you can speed up process by contacting your vet's office and giving them permission to release information. We may dismiss the application if this is not completed. • Volunteers handle dozens of applications at a time so we do not guarantee contact with everyone. We try our best, but we are working around jobs, kids, and of course, dogs. •Adoptions generally take longer than 4 days to process but there is no set time frame. We do the best we can as a non-profit, so please be patient. www.goingtothedogsrescue.org Macaroni’s kids have all flown the coop, but she’s no sad empty-nester! This 2-year-old beagle mix is making time for herself, taking some classes, learning some new skills, exploring her talents, and staying open to the possibility of finding a loving family for herself. She doesn’t want to sound cliché, but she loves long walks on the beach — actually, they don’t have to be long, and they don’t have to be on the beach, either; she’s happy to go on any little jaunt to let her sniff around and see what’s going on around town. She likes to be out and about, but at the end of the day, she’s a big fan of curling up on the couch with somebody and watching reruns of “Friends.” Her biggest flaw, she’d say, is that she says “yes” to too much, like “yes” to chasing cats and squirrels, so she needs a home without any small critters and a fenced yard (or a family willing to have her on-leash at all times). If you’re looking for a gal like Mac, fill out an adoption application at goingtothedogsrescue.org and she’ll be in touch! Macaroni's fee is $150 and includes spay, rabies, microchip, dewormers, and heartworm testing.
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption in Perry, NY

      Bugsy

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Perry, NY
      Posted Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier / American Staffordshire Terrier (short coat). Ready to Apply? You will want to have your veterinary and/or personal reference information handy, as well as landlord information if you are a renter, to fill out the application completely. • We will not pursue an incomplete application • Once complete, you can speed up process by contacting your vet's office and giving them permission to release information. We may dismiss the application if this is not completed. • Volunteers handle dozens of applications at a time so we do not guarantee contact with everyone. We try our best, but we are working around jobs, kids, and of course, dogs. •Adoptions generally take longer than 4 days to process but there is no set time frame. We do the best we can as a non-profit, so please be patient. www.goingtothedogsrescue.org Name: Bugsy DOB: 07/16/2011 Adoption Fee: $50 I am a sweet boy who loves attention and is eager to please! I love to run and play, but I am also a lap loving snuggler who would watch TV with you for hours. I am not a big barker or noise maker...I am rather quiet and just want your attention and love whenever you can give it to me :) I currently eat 2x a day, I am house trained and am also crate/kennel trained. As sweet as I am with humans, I am in need of a home with no other dogs because I am a resource guarder. What is that? It means that because of my past and lack of training early on in my development, I tend to value all of my resources so much that I guard them and do not want others to have them. If another dog were to challenge me on that, I would disagree and fight over it, so I just prefer not to share my treasured humans, food, and toys. Other stuff my foster parents think is important for you to know: I like to make my bed like a child makes forts. I am goofy about my nesting and my foster parents can't stop laughing when I do it. My adoption fee is $50 which covers all of my medical care including neuter, microchip, rabies, vaccinations, and de-wormers. Bugsy's will require a fenced yard as well as obedience training completed after adoption. This will help him with her manners and bonding with his new family to ensure he stays a lifelong pet! The bonus part of this is GTTD will refund the $50 adoption fee if you complete training with a positive reinforcement trainer (no aversive/correction based training).
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    • Bulldog Dog For Adoption in Perry, NY

      Mr. Magoo

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      Breed: Bulldog
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Senior
      Location: Perry, NY
      Posted Breed: English Bulldog (short coat). Ready to Apply? You will want to have your veterinary and/or personal reference information handy, as well as landlord information if you are a renter, to fill out the application completely. • We will not pursue an incomplete application • Once complete, you can speed up process by contacting your vet's office and giving them permission to release information. We may dismiss the application if this is not completed. • Volunteers handle dozens of applications at a time so we do not guarantee contact with everyone. We try our best, but we are working around jobs, kids, and of course, dogs. •Adoptions generally take longer than 4 days to process but there is no set time frame. We do the best we can as a non-profit, so please be patient. www.goingtothedogsrescue.org Mr. Magoo is a recent intake and will be looking for a retirement home that is familiar or comfortable with caring for a senior dogs medical and physical needs. Although Mr. Magoo gets around pretty well currently, as he ages this may become more difficult. He may require medications and assistance with things as he ages. His adopter will need to be understanding that sometimes senior needs are not easy but rewarding beyond measure. He does get along well with other dogs, he will even play with some, but he does also enjoy his space so living with more than 2 dogs is not ideal for him.
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier-Labrador Retriever Mix Dog For Adoption in Perry, NY

      Rocky

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Labrador Retriever Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Perry, NY
      Posted Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier / Labrador Retriever / Mixed (short coat). Ready to Apply? You will want to have your veterinary and/or personal reference information handy, as well as landlord information if you are a renter, to fill out the application completely. • We will not pursue an incomplete application • Once complete, you can speed up process by contacting your vet's office and giving them permission to release information. We may dismiss the application if this is not completed. • Volunteers handle dozens of applications at a time so we do not guarantee contact with everyone. We try our best, but we are working around jobs, kids, and of course, dogs. •Adoptions generally take longer than 4 days to process but there is no set time frame. We do the best we can as a non-profit, so please be patient. www.goingtothedogsrescue.org Name: Rocky DOB: 08/17/2011 My name is Rocky...well because I am a fighter! I had an old leg injury that looks painful, but it isn't and it doesn't really slow me down much. I was rescued from the local animal control with no history on me or what happened...I just want to say I am over it and want to move forward and enjoy my life with a family who wont judge me based on my appearance. I am a very sweet dog who is currently being fostered with small children and dogs of all sizes, cats, and even small reptiles. Rocky has been examined by multiple veterinarians who concur that surgery is not necessary and that his leg causes him no pain. Activities I enjoy are running and playing with toys and my family. People would describe me as: Curious, Playful, Social butterfly, Active, Lap Loving. My adoption fee is $100 which covers all of my medical care including neuter, microchip, rabies, vaccinations, and de-wormers.
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