My name is Abby!

Pit Bull Terrier Mix Dog for adoption in Reno, Nevada - Abby
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I'm being cared for by:
SPCA of Northern Nevada

Facts about Abby

  • Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix
  • Color: Unknown
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Female
  • ID#: 30368627
My name is Abby and I am a young and energetic girl seeking my forever home. I can be fearful of new people and in new environments. Once I warm up, I am the playful dog you are looking for. I can dissect a squeaky toy faster than a turtle wins the race! I do great with kids who are used to goofy energetic dogs. If I seem like the right gal for you, come and visit me today!

Exercise: High energy, rowdy, playful.
Large dogs: I am really dominant! I have gotten along with very calm, well socialized, submissive males. I don't get along with every dog.
Other small dogs: I won't tolerate small feisty dogs, but calm and submissive ones seem to be okay. Don't leave us unsupervised just in case!
Cats/ Other small animals: Does well with cats, but seems prey driven overall.

About SPCA of Northern Nevada

About Our Shelter...

The mission of the SPCANN is to be an innovative regional leader in responsible treatment of homeless cats and dogs, primarily through their rescue and placement in forever loving homes, and by promoting spaying and neutering to control pet overpopulation. We accomplish our mission with dedication to our core values and a lifetime commitment to our animals.

We are Reno's first no-kill animal shelter, founded in 1998. Each year our shelter develops more progressive programs such as our Rural Rescue Program where we aggressively rescue animals from rural animal control agencies and support their joint efforts to move animals out of their facilities and into ours to avoid euthanasia. We also have expanded our reach into schools with our Humane Initiative Program where we teach and show compassion to animals. We have more programs and many projects on the horizon - visit our website to see more!!!

Come Meet Our Pets...

We have events througout the year to highlight our adoptable animals. One favorite event each year is our local public swimming pool closes to the public in the fall and the very last day the pool is open only to dogs in the community. Shelter dogs play, splash and mingle with public dogs in two pools and cool off for the final hot days of the summer.

We post our events on our website and Facebook and through other various media outlets.

Our Adoption Process...

The SPCA of Northern Nevada has an adoption process that involves a fee, adoption application, Meet and Greets with prospective humans and other companion dogs in the same household and children. We do have specific requirements for an adoption. We strive to really ensure a great match!