This sweet girl has been let down her entire life. Being an unaltered pit bull in the south can be a death sentence. And when Bella Amy became pregnant she was surrendered to a high volume shelter in Mississippi. She had a large litter of 11 puppies, however, only 1 survived. Bella Amy was a fantastic mama and now it's her turn to be cherished and loved.
Bella quickly became a shelter favorite with her wonderful personality. But she is more than ready to leave shelter life behind. The workers say she is a sweet and loving girl and it's hard not to love her! She has attended doggy play group at the shelter and done well. Before arriving to the shelter she was housebroken and we expect with structure she'll do well once back in a home.
Help make this girls happy tails come true. She deserves it!
Name: Bella Amy
Breed: Labrador-Terrier mix
Age: 2 years old
Weight: 53 pounds (as of 1/5/17)
Vaccinations: Up to date
Heartworm: Positive- treated 1/5/17 & 1/6/17
BASED ON OUR OBSERVATIONS:
Good with Dogs: Yes, has interacted with dogs of all sizes and done well
Good with Cats: Yes, fostering with two cats and doing well. She can be playful but mostly ignores them.
Good with Kids: Yes, fostering with teens and doing fantastic. Has been around kids as young as 2 years old and done well
Adoption Donation: $200
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Please note: Paws New England is a foster-based rescue. We do not have a brick and mortar building to house the dogs we rescue. We have found that dogs in foster homes are much more adoptable because they have been observed in a home setting. Dogs listed with Paws New England typically reside in various locations throughout the south (primarily Tennessee, Texas, and Arkansas) and New England (not necessarily in the state of Rhode Island). You will be notified by the adoption coordinator of the location of the dog you are interested in so you have the ability to decide whether to pursue adoption or not.
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