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American Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption in Mission, KS, USA

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Date Listed: 02/04/2016
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Organization Name: Unleashed Pet Rescue and Adoption
Location: Mission, KS
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Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier
Gender: Female Female
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Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Black with White
Size at Maturity: Large
Availability Date: 02/04/2016
Location: Mission, KS, 66202
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American Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption in Mission, KS, USA

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Coat Length Short
Altered Yes
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  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier (short coat). HI THERE! Oh, sorry didn't mean to shout at you! I am just super duper excited. Do you know why? Do ya, do ya, do ya? It is cuz I am ready for my furever home! How cool is that? Oh my goodness it is so cool! My name isKitty Cat and I am a one year old pretty Pitty. My name is silly, huh? KittyCat, but I am a dog! Get it? Oh man, my friends at Unleashed crack me up. Anywho, I am working on learning to potty outside. I like other dogs so long as I have a bit of time to get to know them, and they don't mind me being the boss. Older kids are the best, I hope I get to have one if my new family! I want to be the only Kitty Cat in the home, if you know what I mean, those furry felines are way too bossy for me! I love to play and to run and to play some more, oh and I talk like a real people when I get excited! I need some time to warm up to men, since there were some in my past that weren't very nice, but I am such a love bug when I get to know you. Well I gotta run, there's lots and lots to do before I get adopted. Come meet me at Unleashed Pet Rescue, pretty please with sugar on top! XOXO, Kitty Cat

American Pit Bull Terrier

A.K.A. : Pit Bull Terrier, Pitbull, Pit bull, Pit, Pit Terrier, Staffordshire Fighting Dog, Bull Baiter Dogs, Yankee Terrier, Rebel Terrier
Overview: The American Pit Bull was originally bred for dog fighting and gained a reputation as a vicious animal. Can be a loyal and affectionate pet when trained and socialized properly.
Breed Group: Terrier
Weight (lbs): 22-110 Most common: 35-55
Height (in): 18-22
Colors: Any color or combination of white, red, brown, black, gray
Coat: Its coat is thick, short and shiny.
Character: The American Pit Bull is intelligent, loyal and affectionate. If not properly trained, can be dominant and aggressive.
Temperament: The temperament of the American Pit Bull depends largely on the training and socialization the animal receives. In the hands of an experienced trainer, they can be socialized to be good pets. May not do well with other pets or strangers.
Care: This breed is easy to groom. They need to be bathed regularly and brushed occasionally.
Training: American Pit Bulls should be owned and trained by people experienced with this breed or other aggressive breeds.
Activity: American Pit Bulls need regular exercise, both in fenced yards and walks with a leash.
Country of Origin: USA
Health Issue: hip dysplasia, heart disease and cataracts
Life Expectancy: 10-13

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    • American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Mission, KS, USA

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Good Will Hunting here, or as I like to be called, Will. I am a 3 year old pit bull terrier mix. You may recognize all this handsomeness as I resemble Will hunting in the movie I was named after. I don't remember how I ended up at KC animal control but I have been called, "someone's lawn ornament". I am very confused at Unleashed, but I do know that I am well taken care of as I get my own room! I swear the wall barks at me, so obviously I have to bark back to show it who's boss. Don't worry about me as I do not go to the bathroom in my room, nor do I tear it up. One of my favorite things to do when I'm not napping in my room is playing fetch with my kennel moms. Once she throws it, I know to go get it, bring it back to her, and drop it a slight distance from her paws. Now I have to be real with you, I'm not sure how I feel about every dog, but I could learn to like some as I have never had any real encounters with another fellow canine. There are also cats which just confuse me as they look like moving stuffed animals. Children will have to be older as they need to understand I have feelings and can feel pain if they grab my tail or pull my ears. I must be off, hope to see you soon! Cats: can be tested Dogs: No Kids: Yes
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