My name is Elissa!

American Pit Bull Terrier Mix Dog for adoption in Jacksonville, Texas - Elissa

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Elissa's Info...

I am good with kids and good with dogs.

Elissa's Story...
This girl is an angel she loves people, kids and other dogs. She absolutely loves to go on walks. Keep in mind there will be background checks since this is a pit bull and we want to make sure she goes to the right family.When she came to us as a stray she had had an embedded collar was severely under weight. She had a frozen elbow from an old injury left untreated, she was evaluated at the vet and she is doing wonderful now and we think even the elbow is getting better.

Facts about Elissa

  • Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier Mix
  • Color: Gray/Silver/Salt & Pepper - With White
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Female
  • ID#: A33648241

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Elissa, a Jacksonville American Pit Bull Terrier dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a American Pit Bull Terrier for sale in Jacksonville, or seeking a American Pit Bull Terrier dog from a breeder in Jacksonville.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Jacksonville already know the personality and tendencies of their pets. This means they can match you with the right pet. That will makes it much easier transition to owning a pet for yourself and your new pet.
  2. On average adoption fees are much less than you'd pay a Jacksonville breeder, or pet store. Plus most often rescue pets have already been to the veterinarian for a check-up, had a round of vaccinations, and are spayed or neutered. That is a lot of savings!
  3. You will become a hero, and give a needy dog or cat a loving home. In fact, there are even American Pit Bull Terrier breeders who help with American Pit Bull Terrier rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Jacksonville paves the way for another one to be saved.