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My name is Skynyrd!

Labrador Retriever/American Pit Bull Terrier Mix Dog for adoption in Ooltewah, Tennessee - Skynyrd

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Skynyrd's Info...

I am already neutered, housetrained, up to date with shots, and not good with kids.

Skynyrd's Story...
Skynyrd was found living under a bush outside my office in Downtown Chattanooga in the middle of the hot, hot summer. Despite the heat, he bypassed the water we offered him and came straight towards us--only to roll over to have his belly rubbed. He is an extremely sweet, submissive, optimistic and content dog. Even though he has had steady meals for quite some time now, he still lies in front of his food and wags his tail the whole time he eats--and he eats slowly and savors every bite! Skynyrd a chocolate lab/pit bull mix weighing approx 60 lbs. He is neutered and is up to date on all shots. We have kept him on Frontline and Interceptor. He does well with all female dogs and some males--while Skynyrd is a lover and not a fighter, he will defend himself if provoked. In his ideal home, he would be an only dog. We have not had him around children, but he does well around most people. When he gets excited, his first instinct is to wrap his arms around the waist of whoever is closest, so he would probably do better with older children, rather than infants/toddlers. He has been kept as an indoor-outdoor dog and is housebroken. Skynyrd will make an excellent companion and watch dog for the right person or family--he looks tough, but is a pushover at heart! Spay/Neuter, shots, worming and bordatella are all included in the adoption fee. For more information on this 'dog' please call Judy at 423-893-5474 or 718-0939. Save a rescued dog TODAY!

Facts about Skynyrd

  • Breed: Labrador Retriever/American Pit Bull Terrier Mix
  • Color: Unknown
  • Age: Young
  • Size: Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
  • Sex: Male
  • ID#: 1938049

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

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

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Ooltewah 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 Ooltewah 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 Labrador Retriever/American Pit Bull Terrier breeders who help with Labrador Retriever/American Pit Bull Terrier rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Ooltewah paves the way for another one to be saved.