My name is Tequila and Karma!

Pit Bull Terrier Dog for adoption in Richmond, Virginia - Tequila and Karma
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Ring Dog Rescue

Facts about Tequila and Karma

  • Breed: Pit Bull Terrier
  • Color: Brindle
  • Age: Young
  • Size: Unknown
  • Sex: Female
  • ID#: 10083015-COURTESY
Location: Buckhannon, WV

Hello I am a volunteer at a shelter in rural WV. I am contacting you on behalf of Karma and Tequila. I am literally begging. They have spent half their lives growing up in the shelter. They have been held in quarentine at the shelter in Buckhannon, WV since January. They were held due to a court case ( to no fault of their own, it was in regards to their owner not them). They were finally released by the judge, but per court order can only be to rescue. No local adoptions. But volunteers have been able to get them out and test them now! They love people and attention and are so happy to be allowed out to play now, for the first time in months ! No agression seen at all. They have passed their dog test, but are very hyper ( as I would be having been locked up for so long). They are literally growing up in the shelter. They have over $200 in pledges each and transport help is always available. See the linked album for more pics and videos, alon g with all the information needed to help. Please share, tag, pledge, Rescue!

Contact Jan L. Cochran at 304-472-3865 or
Lewis-Upshur Animal Control Facility
318 Mud Lick Rd
Buckhannon, WV 26201

About Ring Dog Rescue

About Our Rescue Group...

Ring Dog Rescue is a 501c3 pit bull rescue organization based out of Richmond, Virginia. Our focus is on the rescue, rehabilitation and long term placement of pit bull-type dogs in our region, as well as on the continued and ongoing education of the general public on the true character of these dogs and their role in altering the current societal perception. In 2009, Ring Dog Rescue placed 87 dogs in loving, permanent homes across Virginia, North Carolina, Maryland, Washington D.C., New Jersey, Pennsylvania and South Carolina, representing a 26% increase in dogs adopted from 2008. Our dogs come from various sources, including local kill-shelters, as strays or even as removals from neglectful situations. Our dogs are provided full and complete medical care, including spay and neuter, vaccines, microchips and remediation of any ailments the dog may suffer, placed in foster homes, taught to be a family dog and then placed in an adoptive home, after a thorough screening process.

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Our Adoption Process...

Steps to adopt

1. Fill out an Adoption Application
2. Phone interview
3. Reference Checks
4. Meet and greet with the dog you are interested in (and any dogs you may have)
5. Home inspection
6. 1 week trial run (in home)
7. Finalize adoption (contract, collection of adoption fee and transfer of medical records)

Our adoption is fee $150.00, due at the end of your week trial, and includes spay or neuter, rabies (if of age), vaccinations, worming, microchip and any other medical required for the health of the particular animal.

The entire process can take 1-3 weeks to process, so please be patient and understand if you live outside of the Greater Richmond Area, the process may take longer. Our goal is to place the right bully in the right home.