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My name is Beatrice!

Pit Bull Terrier Dog for adoption in Asheboro, North Carolina - Beatrice
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I'm being cared for by:
Fortitudine Vincimus - The Fort Rescue

Facts about Beatrice

  • Breed: Pit Bull Terrier
  • Color: Red/Golden/Orange/Chestnut - With White
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Female
Say hello to Beatrice (Affectionately known as Bea)!

Bea came to us last spring, when she was fending for herself and her litter of 8 puppies in the woods. A woman called to tell us about a skinny pit bull she caught eating cat food on her porch, so we went to check things out. After a little exploring, we saw Bea laying under a log with her 4 week-old puppies. She was too terrified to come to us, and because of the cold rain, we had to take her pups to safety immediately. After a few attempts, we were able to also take Bea to safety and the reunion was beautiful!!! She was the best mama. All of Bea's puppies have now been adopted and she is ready for her forever home!

Bea is smart, sweet and very loving. She loves to play fetch with her stuffed rabbit, but also enjoys snuggling with you on the couch or in bed. She would make the perfect companion for someone looking for a best friend! Bea would do best as the only pet in the household.

If you are interested in more about Bea, please contact us at Thefortrescue@gmail.com

You can find our adoption application here: http://www.thefortrescue.org/adoption-application.html

About Fortitudine Vincimus - The Fort Rescue

About Our Rescue Group...

The Fort is a Non-Profit, No-Kill Rescue dedicated to alleviating the suffering of all animals, in particular The American Pit Bull Terrier.

Serving animals in an area of North Carolina where well over 30,000 dogs enter into the local shelters every year. Sadly, the vast majority don’t stand a chance at life. Not only are they euthanized, but most suffer a horrific and inhumane death in antiquated, and many times not properly functioning, gas chambers.
“The Fort”-Fortitudine Vincimus Rescue Center, is a no kill, non-discriminatory rescue dedicated to alleviating the suffering of all dogs, in particular the American Pit Bull Terrier. This is an area where most dogs stand little to no chance of surviving once entering shelters, many of which have euthanasia rates of close to 90 percent. Entering the shelter, a Pit Bulls fate is all but sealed. Most local shelters refuse to allow them to be adopted and they are almost immediately euthanized more often than not.
We work with local shelters as well as many of the other foster based rescue groups in the area. We are currently in the process of trying to acquire a location, in order to help on a much larger scale by being the only rescue facility in an area that desperately needs help. We believe that every dog deserves a loving, caring home that will give them the best life possible, the life they deserve. We are avidly working towards improving the lives of all animals through education, promoting spaying and neutering to reduce overpopulation, thereby lowering shelters extremely high kill rates. Our focus is rescuing and adopting animals to loving homes that are looking to welcome a new member to the family. We believe in the humane treatment of all breeds and animals, no matter how large or small.

Come Meet Our Pets...

We are foster-based, but hold frequent adoption events.

These are a few coming up:

- Saturday, September 7, 2013 (10:00am-5:00pm):
Petsense national adoption fair! This is going to be HUGE!

Petsense
1608 Highwoods Blvd
Greensboro, North Carolina 27410

- Saturday, September 14, 2013: Bush Hill Festival (All Day)
Archdale, NC

- Saturday, September 22, 2013: Bark & Wine
Cafe Pasta
305 State Street
Greensboro, NC 27405

- Saturday October 5, 2013: Woofstock!
11:00am-3:00pm
Burlington Recreation & Parks
1333 Overbrook Road
Burlington, North Carolina 27215

- Saturday October 12, 2013
Whole Foods Adoption Fair
1:00-4:00pm

3202 West Friendly Avenue
Greensboro, North Carolina 27408

- Saturday, October 19, 2013
Petsense Adoption Event
12:00-3:00pm
1608 Highwoods Blvd
Greensboro, North Carolina 27410

- Friday November 1, 2013: Salon Bailey's Fundraiser!
Come get your hair cut & styled with proceeds going to the dogs!
(All Day)
320 A South Elm St.
Greensboro, North Carolina 27401

Our Adoption Process...

The first step in our adoption process is to fill out an adoption application. Once that has been submitted and checked out, we arrange for a meet and greet with the animal(s) of interested.

Our adoption fee is $250 for dogs and includes all vaccines, fecal exams, deworming, heartworm/flea/tick preventative up to the point of adoption. We also cover spay/neuter and a microchip at the hospital we use once the puppy is old enough. All adult dogs are tested for heartworms, treated if positive, and placed on heartworm preventative.

Our adoption fee for cats is $150 and includes all vaccines, fecal exams, deworming and heartworm/flea/tick preventative up to the point of adoption. All cats are tested for Feline Leukemia and FIV, spayed/neutered and microchipped.