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My name is Duke!

Pit Bull Terrier Mix Dog for adoption in West Babylon, New York - Duke
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Babylon Animal Shelter

Facts about Duke

  • Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix
  • Color: Brown/Chocolate
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
  • Sex: Male
  • ID#: 16-535
Duke #16-535. Arrived 8/1/16 at 2 years old.
Duke was surrendered by his owners who found themselves unable to provide an environment that would keep him contained. Duke does have a history of digging to get out of his yard. Duke was previously adopted from another rescue and his owners had him a year. Duke lived with adults and his behavior towards kids is described as playing a little rough. Duke is described as accepting of strangers, but he has shown to be less accepting of men. Duke has been fed Purina One dry food and he has proper behavior when fed with family present. Duke is accustomed to being left alone an average of 6 hours and while he has been crate trained, he doesn't use it any longer. Duke sleeps in the house and has his own dog bed. Duke plays with toys and is frightened of brooms and vacuums. Duke's owner have stated that he got along with other dogs at the home but likes to play rough. Duke knows sit, down, come, stay, and shake paw.

About Babylon Animal Shelter

About Our Shelter...

The Town of Babylon covers 53 square miles and is serviced by 3 Animal Control Officers who enforce Article 7 of the Agriculture and Markets Law of New York State and the Local Laws and Ordinances of the Town of Babylon. Staff in the office handles complaints from residents and dispatches over 5,000 calls per year to the Animal Control Officers. There are several kennel attendants to care for the 3,600 animals which enter the shelter each year. The attendants also assist the public to adopt and redeem dogs. There is an adoption rate of over 80%. Office staff consists of clerical staff who handle the daily transactions for redemptions and adoptions as well as other office duties. The shelter is under the direct charge of the animal shelter Director who administers the operation of the shelter.

Come Meet Our Pets...

Come Visit Us!
Monday through Friday, adoptions -10AM to 3:45PM; Saturday 10AM to 2:45PM

Southern State Parkway to exit 36N, make a right onto Straight Path. Make a left at the second traffic light onto Edison Ave. Make a right at the fifth block onto Lamar St.

Our Adoption Process...

ALL ADOPTIONS WILL REQUIRE APPROVAL OF YOUR COMPLETED ADOPTION APPLICATION

Before leaving the shelter dogs are heartworm tested, current on parasite prevention, altered, microchipped and vaccinated for the following: Rabies, DAPPV, K9 Influenza, and Bordatella.

Before leaving the shelter cats are FELV/FIV tested tested, current on parasite prevention, altered, microchipped, and vaccinated for the following: Rabies, HCP, and Bordatella.

Adoption Fees: CASH ONLY

Dog/Puppy Adoption
Residents will receive a dog license
Resident $90
Non-resident $85

60 and over
Dog/Puppy Adoption
Resident $50
Non-resident $45

Compatibility Check
Bring your pet to see if they get along with a new friend. They can meet on leash in our BAARC in the Park.

Cat/Kitten Adoption $65
60 and over $35