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How Do I Give Up My American Bulldog?

by Adopt a Pet, | January 8, 2024

How Do I Give Up My American Bulldog?

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You can give up your American Bulldog through adoption and other means. There are options for rehoming, along with shelters and rescues that you could consider. Needing to give up your American Bulldog is not an enviable position to be in, and it can often be one of the hardest decisions you will have to make in your life. However, there could be any number of reasons that you have to give up your Bulldog.

Some might find that they have to move out of their current home and the new location where they will be staying does not allow dogs. Others might have to move for the military or another job. Someone in the family might have allergies. Regardless of the reason, you want to be sure you provide your dog with a good home. Below are some of the methods that you may consider using when you have to give up your American Bulldog.

Shelters and Rescues

One of the options that you may consider is bringing your dog to a shelter. You can surrender your pet to a shelter. Doing so will give up your legal rights to your dog, and there is no guarantee that your dog will be adopted out of the shelter.

Another option to consider is to bring the dog to a rescue. There are even some rescues in certain locations that specialize in American bulldogs and similar breeds. These types of facilities can be a good temporary space for your dog as she awaits adoption. However, just as with a shelter, there is no guarantee that your dog will be adopted.

Consider Finding a New Home for Your Dog on Your Own

If you have to give up your American Bulldog, you might not feel comfortable putting them in a shelter or a rescue. Shelters do the best they can with the animals that are surrendered to them, but it can be difficult. Another option that you can consider is to find your dog a home on your own.

One of the first things you will want to consider is whether you have any friends or family that might be interested in adopting. If you know someone who is looking for a dog, it can be easier for you, knowing that the dog will go to someone who will love them. It can also be easier on your dog if she already knows the person.

However, you might not know anyone who can adopt your dog. In those cases, there is still a good option for finding a place for your pet to live, as you will see below.

Use the Rehome Platform

Rehome is a platform from Adopt-a-Pet.com, which helps make it easier for people to rehome their pets if they can no longer keep them. When you use this site, you will be able to create a profile for your dog. You can let people know all about their personality and their quirks – both the good and the bad – so they know whether it will be the right dog for them. You can add videos and photos, too. The platform helps to give you some peace of mind, knowing that your dog will be going to a good home.

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