Pit Bull - Needs Home - Male - Dallas, TX

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Pit Bull - Needs Home - Male - Dallas, TX

Postby tambius » Mon Jul 11, 2011 8:12 pm

Well, another friend got an unwelcomed dog on her front porch. Somebody just dumped him there. This boy is a looker! He gets along well with other dogs and is somewhat afraid of people, but has shown NO HUMAN AGGRESSION. We think he might have been abused in the past. He is looking for a home. Please PM me if you can help, She already has several dogs and cannot take anymore. If she takes him to a shelter, he will likely be put down.
PLEASE HELP!!!
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Re: Pit Bull - Needs Home - Male - Dallas, TX

Postby Steeda04SVT » Tue Jul 12, 2011 6:34 pm

Hope he finds a good home. He's a good looking dog. Good luck
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Re: Pit Bull - Needs Home - Male - Dallas, TX

Postby sebb0191 » Tue Jul 12, 2011 7:05 pm

I found a rottie mix a few weeks back and emailed literally every rescue in the area. If you still need help, I can go back through my emails to see which rescues responded and were willing to at least consider helping.
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Pit Bull - Needs Home - Male - Dallas, TX

Postby Stormi » Tue Jul 12, 2011 8:22 pm

Or ya know, you could keep him ;) Nikita needs a pal, right?
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Re: Pit Bull - Needs Home - Male - Dallas, TX

Postby tambius » Wed Jul 13, 2011 7:40 am

sebb0191 wrote:I found a rottie mix a few weeks back and emailed literally every rescue in the area. If you still need help, I can go back through my emails to see which rescues responded and were willing to at least consider helping.



Yes! Please! Any help you have would be awesome!!
Thank you!
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Postby tambius » Wed Jul 13, 2011 7:41 am

Stormi wrote:Or ya know, you could keep him ;) Nikita needs a pal, right?


I want another pittie SO bad Stormi, but the husband refuses to have more than 2 dogs. He thinks it wierd. :duel:
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Re: Pit Bull - Needs Home - Male - Dallas, TX

Postby tambius » Wed Jul 13, 2011 7:48 am

UPDATE: This poor boy has a broken tail. It doesn't seem to bother him at all. And after examining his teeth, we think he is 1 - 2 years old. The shelter in the area where he would be taken IS a KILL SHELTER. Can anyone help!??
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Postby sebb0191 » Wed Jul 13, 2011 8:35 am

I PM'd you the three groups who were nice and replied that day. I also sent the list I used to contact everyone from. Good luck!
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Postby tambius » Sun Jul 17, 2011 1:58 pm

UPDATE: We had a home for him for about 3 days. Turns out he is only 6 months old, and like typical pitties he needs training and exercise and discipline. The potential rescuer was not able to take care of him properly.

Please some help? I have conntacted countless rescues with no response. :pray
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Postby merriterrier » Sun Jul 17, 2011 6:13 pm

You probably have the most resources in your area (living in a metro area). I think he is a gorgeous boy, and wish I could offer to take him and place him here, but rescues just aren't moving lately. If you have no other options (but the kill shelter) and someone will transport he could come here to Colorado.
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Re: Pit Bull - Needs Home - Male - Dallas, TX

Postby sebb0191 » Mon Jul 18, 2011 7:51 pm

I'm really disappointed to hear this! I'll send the picture to my dog trainer and see if he's got any rescue connections. Let us know if anything happens with him!
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Re: Pit Bull - Needs Home - Male - Dallas, TX

Postby tambius » Wed Jul 20, 2011 3:59 pm

UPDATE: He was placed on Craigslist (not by me) and people keep flaking. People are responding who live in apartments that don't allow pitties, etc.... He still needs a home. This guy is REALLY REALLY sweet. I am sure there is SOMEONE out there who can open up their home to him? Any help would be appreciated. If someoen could talk my husband into letting me take him, I'll take that help as well. He is threatening divorce if I bring home a 3rd dog. :crybaby:

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Re: Pit Bull - Needs Home - Male - Dallas, TX

Postby Stormi » Thu Aug 04, 2011 1:15 pm

Sorry Mandy, I'm hijacking your thread ;)

New update on this cute little guy: aparently he was adopted, left unsecured on a patio, jumped out, and was picked up by animal control and is in the shelter. The new owners, it would appear, don't feel like going to reclaim him, so he's set to be PTS on the 9th.
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Re: Pit Bull - Needs Home - Male - Dallas, TX

Postby Ilovethepits » Thu Aug 04, 2011 1:49 pm

Stormi wrote:Sorry Mandy, I'm hijacking your thread ;)

New update on this cute little guy: aparently he was adopted, left unsecured on a patio, jumped out, and was picked up by animal control and is in the shelter. The new owners, it would appear, don't feel like going to reclaim him, so he's set to be PTS on the 9th.


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I'm not familiar with any Texas rescues. Did you guys try http://www.operationkindness.org/index.php yet?
Or Spindletop? I suppose too far away.

I'd be willing to help with calls if I can (I live up in MN).
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Re: Pit Bull - Needs Home - Male - Dallas, TX

Postby Red » Thu Aug 04, 2011 1:51 pm

Stormi wrote:Sorry Mandy, I'm hijacking your thread ;)

New update on this cute little guy: aparently he was adopted, left unsecured on a patio, jumped out, and was picked up by animal control and is in the shelter. The new owners, it would appear, don't feel like going to reclaim him, so he's set to be PTS on the 9th.


Oh come on. Who placed the dog like that? Was proper screening even attempted?
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