I'm being cared for by: Franklin County Dog Shelter & Adoption Center
Help me get seen & adopted!
Facts about Maverick
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
I am already neutered.
Maverick is a social guy! This pooch loves to meet new people, and just can't resist saying hello to everyone he sees! Maverick He'll be excited from the moment he sees you, tail wagging fast! He loves to get attention, and will take every chance he gets to give you a hug! He's a sweet guy, and just needs a little patience and help with learning his manners and how to properly walk on a leash! Maverick seems to like other dogs, but we recommend he meet any potential furry friends before adoption.
Life of the Party I think everything is fun, interesting and meant for play, especially you. Anything you do, I'll want to do too. With my own brand of surprises, life with me will keep you constantly on your toes, and the fun is guaranteed.
Primary Color: Black Secondary Color: White Weight: 34.2 Age: 0yrs 8mths 3wks
About Franklin County Dog Shelter & Adoption Center
We provide compassionate care for impounded animals at the shelter, as well as adoption and lost dog services to the community. We also educate the public and teach dog owners to be more responsible citizens.
Our mission is to enforce the dog laws in Franklin County and keep the public safe from animal-related health or safety dangers.
We respond to service requests, investigate complaints about nuisance, dangerous and vicious dogs, investigate dog bites, impound stray and dangerous dogs, file criminal charges, make court appearances, and assist the police in crimes involving dogs, injuries caused by dogs and livestock attacks.
Come Meet Our Pets...
4340 Tamarack Blvd., Columbus Ohio 43220
Mingle with our Mutts, bi-monthly adoption event held on the first and third Sunday afternoon at the shelter from noon - 2 pm. Meet dogs from the shelter and also from area rescue groups.
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