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Lovable Laughable Trail - Staffordshire Bull Terrier / Labrador Retriever (short coat) Dog For Adoption
Staffordshire Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption in Nesbit, MS, USA

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Organization Name: Southern Friends Animal Society
Location: Nesbit, MS
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Breed: Staffordshire Bull Terrier
Gender: Male Male
Nickname:

Lovable Laughable Trail

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Tan/Yellow/Fawn with White
Size at Maturity: Medium
Availability Date: 02/11/2017
Location: Nesbit, MS 38651
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Tags: Staffordshire Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption in Nesbit, MS, USA
Physical Attributes
Eye Color Gold
Ear Type Semi-erect
Tail Type Long
Coat Length Short
Grooming Needs Low
Likes to Vocalize Quiet
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
OK with Cats No
Energy Level Moderate
Activity Level Moderately Active
Exercise Needs Moderate
Fence Required 6 foot
Other
  • Not Good With Small Dogs
  • Not Good With Large Dogs
  • Not Good With Male Dogs
  • Yard Required
  • Leash Trained
  • Housetrained
  • Good in a Car
  • Likes to Fetch
  • Likes to Play with Toys
  • Likes to Be in Your Lap
Personality
Personality Characteristics
  • Obedient
  • Playful
  • Affectionate
  • Eager to Please
  • Intelligent
  • Gentle
  • Goofy
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
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Posted Breed: Staffordshire Bull Terrier / Labrador Retriever (short coat). Well hello there! It's me, Trail, and I'm looking for my own FURever family! I mean, I love all the people I come in contact with at Southern Friends Animal Society and all, but what I'd really like is a family to call my own. I LOVE LOVE LOVE to play with treats and toys...life is all about having fun to a sweet, lovable boy like me! I even take my treats gently and all the other dogs barking don't phase me! I'm just a good ole boy lookin' for love. Are you the one I've been waiting for? If so, let my friends at Southern Friends know and they'll arrange for you to meet me! Thank you and hope to see you soon! I'm neutered, up to date on shots and heartworm negative. I also have my own Facebook page, "Trail's Journey", where you can see more pictures, videos and find out what I'm up to! ~Trail Affection, love, loyalty and entertainment all wrapped up in one package! Trail will patiently wait by your side no matter what you're doing. He's just happy to be with his human. But he gets oh so happy when given a special treat or toy! Then it's entertainment time! Trail loves to play and gets down right silly. Guaranteed to bring a smile to your face!

Staffordshire Bull Terrier

A.K.A. : Staffy, Staff, SBT, Stafford, Staffy Bull, Nanny Dog, Staffy Dog
Overview: The Staffordshire Bull Terrier is very intelligent. He loves daily exercise and does best if given sturdy chew toys. This breed tends to have a very even temper and affectionate nature, making him a terrific companion for most dog lovers.
Breed Group: Terrier
Weight (lbs): male:25-38, female:23-35
Height (in): male:14-16, female:13-15
Colors: Black, blue, fawn or brindle, often with white markings. Also can be white, red or red with white.
Coat: Hair is short and smooth, and close to the skin.
Character: Staffordshire Bull Terriers are brave and obedient dogs. They love children and can be very gentle with them.
Temperament: This breed gets along well with children and can even handle rough and rugged play. They also get along fine with other household pets, as long as proper socialization has taken place.
Care: The Staffordshire Bull Terrier requires occasional use of a rubber brush to remove dead hairs.
Training: This breed is an unusually fast learner, requiring a consistent approach in training.
Activity: The Staffordshire Bull Terrier needs plenty of opportunities to run around, play with a ball and fetch.
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Health Issue: This breed is prone to cataracts and other eye problems. Note: The high pain threshold may mask problems.
Life Expectancy: 12-14

More About Staffordshire Bull Terrier Breed
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    • Boxer-Chinese Shar-Pei Mix Dog For Adoption in Nesbit, MS, USA

      Cha-Cha

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      Breed: Boxer-Chinese Shar-Pei Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer / Shar Pei / Mixed (short coat). Cha-Cha is housebroken, minds well, does well on a leash, loves car rides, doesn't bark much, loves to play with her toys and give kisses! She enjoys playing with other playful dogs, too. She is one of the "Grease" girls born at the sanctuary. The picture with the yellow background is from when she was a few weeks old. She was adopted and renamed Yoyo, which she answers to. Cha-Cha is UTD on her shots and spayed.
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    • Miniature Pinscher Dog For Adoption in Nesbit, MS, USA

      Dora

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      Breed: Miniature Pinscher
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Miniature Pinscher (short coat). Dora came to Southern Friends from a hoarding case. She was very pregnant at the time & delivered her babies a short time later. Her babies have been weaned and are going to their own homes soon. Dora is looking for her own home now! She loves people and gets along with the other dogs in her foster home. Dora will be UTD on shots and spayed on 5/23/17. She can go to her forever home around 5/25/17.
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    • Miniature Pinscher-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Nesbit, MS, USA

      Ruby

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      Breed: Miniature Pinscher-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Miniature Pinscher / Mixed (short coat). Ruby came to Southern Friends from a hoarding case along with her puppies in tow! We didn't really know which ones were hers and which belonged to other Momma dogs because they all shared the responsibility of feeding and caring for them. Her puppies have all been adopted now so it's Ruby's turn! She is a little unsure of new people for about a minute, but when they sit down she gets more comfortable with them. She's a pretty girl and a little on the independent side. She will be UTD on shots and spayed on 5/23/17. She can go to her forever home around 5/25/17.
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    • Miniature Pinscher Dog For Adoption in Nesbit, MS, USA

      Val

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      Breed: Miniature Pinscher
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Miniature Pinscher / Dachshund (short coat). Val is the mother to Ida, Tater, Tot, Spud, Sweetie and Russet (we believe she "adopted" aka stole Sweetie and Russet from one of the tan Momma dogs from the same hoarding case!) She's been a wonderful attentive and protective Momma to her babies and is ready to find her forever home now. She's a petite girl, gets along with foster's dog, likes to play and gently takes treats. She knows "no". She does well with other dogs (she is the submissive one). She will be UTD on shots and spayed on 5/23/17. Then will be ready to go to her forever home a few days later.
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    • Collie-Labrador Retriever Mix Dog For Adoption in Nesbit, MS, USA

      TJ

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      Breed: Collie-Labrador Retriever Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Collie / Labrador Retriever / Mixed. TJ was recently rescued from a hoarding case. He is very friendly and gets along with all people and other dogs. He is estimated to be about 7 months old (as of 3/3/17). He is utd on shots, neutered and on heartworm preventative. He's believed to be a smooth collie mix.
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    • Akita Dog For Adoption in Nesbit, MS, USA

      Clyde

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      Breed: Akita
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Akita / German Shepherd Dog (medium coat). UPDATE 12/25/16: Clyde is in a foster home with Bonnie while going through heartworm treatment. He should be ready for her forever home in about two weeks! He does well with the puppy in the foster home and is very gentle. He seems to get his feelings hurt easily when the foster raises her voice, even to one of the other dogs (he pretty much stays out of trouble). He does NOT do well in a crate, but does well tethered when the foster is away. He has had no accidents in the house! He greets everyone lovingly and gently. He is well behaved all the time! He would not do well around cats as he wants to go after them. Oh, one more thing...he's very vain - LOVES to look at the handsome boy in the mirror! LOL Hi! I'm Clyde! I was rescued along with my sidekick, Bonnie, off the streets of Memphis by a Good Samaritan and am so happy to be safe now. I'm a sweet boy and a BIG boy! I'm about 4 years old. I'm UTD on shots and neutered. I'll be going through heartworm treatment soon to get rid of those nasty things, too! (Treatment will be covered in my adoption fee.) heart emotico I'm UTD on shots and spayed. I am heartworm positive, but we are working on getting that cleared up. They think I'm a Shepherd mix. Contact us at sfanimalsociety@gmail.com if you are interested in meeting this handsome boy!
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    • German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption in Nesbit, MS, USA

      Bonnie

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      Breed: German Shepherd Dog
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog / Akita (medium coat). UPDATE 12/25/16: Bonnie is in a foster home with Clyde while going through heartworm treatment. She should be ready for her forever home in about two weeks! She wants to play with the puppy in the foster home (but has to take it easy for now) and she does get bored easily, but she also minds well. She's doing great in her crate and no accidents in the house! She loves everyone. She enjoys stuffed animals and "guards" them from the other dogs. She's always a HAPPY girl! Hi! I'm Bonnie and am new to Southern Friends! I was rescued along with my sidekick, Clyde, off the streets of Memphis by a Good Samaritan and am so happy to be safe now. I'm a sweet, lovable girl who LOVES belly rubs! I also have one lazy ear (my left one) that doesn't want to stand up straight, but that's part of my charm! heart emoticon I'm UTD on shots and spayed. I am light heartworm positive and am being treated. They think I'm a Shepherd mix. Contact us at sfanimalsociety@gmail.com if you are interested in meeting this beauty!
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