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Facts about Maddox

  • Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier Mix
  • Color: Gray/Silver/Salt & Pepper - With White
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
  • Sex: Male

My name is Maddox!

American Pit Bull Terrier Mix Dog for adption in Greensboro, North Carolina - Maddox
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Maddox's Info...

I am already neutered, housetrained, up to date with shots, good with kids, and good with dogs.

Maddox's Story...
Maddox was adopted quite some time ago. To no fault of his own, Maddox had to come back to us. Things happen sometimes that are beyond our control; we're just happy that Maddox is back with us so we can ensure his safety and that he lands with another awesome family!

Maddox's foster-mom had this to say within a few days of welcoming Maddox into her home: "Maddox is a 2.5 year old beautiful brindle boy. He has transitioned to our crazy home with ease (young kids, other dogs, a cat, and an active neighborhood). He is crate trained, house trained, and mostly wants to be near people. He is quite compact (much like a baby hippo) and is only 18 inches tall, but a good 70 pounds! Maddox has some skin sensitivities, but is doing well on his grain-free diet and a weekly bath/shower. He does not require much exercise, but does enjoy his morning and evening strolls. He has been non-reactive to neighborhood dogs who greet him with a bark. He would make a great addition to any family."

If you are interested in adopting from us, please email meritpitbullapplications@gmail.com for an application or download an application here: https://docs.com/Docs/260569220709087.

Our adoption fee is $175.

*All dogs receive the following prior to adoption: Distemper/Parvo Vaccine, Rabies Vaccination, Heartworm Test & Treatment (if needed) Spay/Neuter (no dog will ever be adopted out without being altered), and Microchip. *Puppies too young for rabies or final boosters will need to be vaccinated post-adoption at the expense of the adopter.
*All adopters must be at least 21 years of age.
*We will only place dogs with indoor ONLY homes.
*A home visit and application are required prior to adoption.
*We do check home owners insurance or with your landlord to ensure pit bull type dogs are accepted in your home or apartment.

IMPORTANT: Many homeowner's insurance companies have breed blacklists or "dangerous dogs" lists which include, but are not limited to, pit bulls, American Pit Bull Terriers, American Staffordshire Terriers, Staffordshire Bull Terriers, Rottweilers, Dobermans, Akitas, American Bulldogs, Chows and wolf-hybrids and WILL NOT insure you if they reside in your home or may cancel your insurance if you add a dog of these breeds to your home. If you rent, landlords may also have these same breed restrictions due to their insurance policies. Please check your homeowner's insurance policy or ask your landlord regarding breed discrimination before submitting this application to adopt a pit bull type dog.

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About The Merit Pit Bull Foundation

About Our Rescue Group...

The Merit Pit Bull Foundation strives for a compassionate world where pit bull type dogs live in responsible homes and where owner education, training and anti-cruelty legislation support all pet owners regardless of breed.

Mission: As an organization, the Merit Pit Bull Foundation will:
§ Facilitate the rescue and permanent placement of pit bull type dogs whom, were abandoned, neglected, abused and/or surrendered within NC.

§ Promote pit bull type dog education to the public, media, lawmakers, and others

§ Promote and teach responsible dog ownership.

§ Support community needs relating to the benefit and welfare of pit bull type dogs.

§ Bring communities together to strengthen the responsible dog owner's rights.

§ Oppose BSL (Breed Specific Legislation)in all forms. We will, also, actively oppose any legislation either currently on the books or in the form of a bill that we feel is unfair and/or impedes on the rights of responsible dog owners.

§ Support and to help enact more legislative penalties against animal cruelty, neglect, abandonment, and irresponsible actions.

§ Work in conjunction with other rescue groups to promote the values of our organization. While we promote our vision for all breeds, we specifically support pit bull and pit bull "type" breeds.

Our Adoption Process...

Our adoption fee is $175.

All dogs receive the following prior to adoption: Distemper/Parvo Vaccine, Rabies Vaccination, Heartworm Test & Treatment (if needed, Spay/Neuter (no dog will ever be adopted out without being altered, and Microchip. Puppies too young for rabies or final boosters will need to be vaccinated post-adoption at the expense of the adopter.

All adoptors must be at least 21 years of age.

We will only place dogs with indoor ONLY homes.

An application and home visit are required prior to adoption.

If you are interested in adopting
please email us at meritpitbull@gmail.com.

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