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My name is Penelope!

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix Dog for adoption in Paris, Illinois - Penelope
Photo 1 - American Staffordshire Terrier Mix Dog for adoption in Paris, Illinois - Penelope
Photo 2 - American Staffordshire Terrier Mix Dog for adoption in Paris, Illinois - Penelope

I found a new home!
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for one too. Find a pet to adopt.

Penelope's Info...

Penelope's Story...
Penelope is also new to our rescue. She was abandon at our pound. She is a young adult - 1 to 2 years old. She came into our rescue in a horrible condition. She has been thru treatment for a horrible flea infection, is recoving nicely and is ready for a responsible owner. Penelope will be spayed, up to date on all shots and heart worm tested for adoption. Adoption application, references and re-homing fee apply. Inquiries to Judy at 217-465-8727, Mel at 217-466-3980 or Rachael at 217-712-0804. Phone inquires only please, we are very slow in returning emails.

Act quickly to adopt Penelope. Pets at this Shelter may be held for only a short time.

Facts about Penelope

  • Breed: American Staffordshire Terrier Mix
  • Color: White - With Tan, Yellow Or Fawn
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
  • Sex: Female

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

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

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Paris 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 Paris 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 Staffordshire Terrier breeders who help with American Staffordshire Terrier rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Paris paves the way for another one to be saved.