My name is Skye 1!

Posted over 2 years ago

Cared for by Amarillo SPCA

My basic info

American Pit Bull Terrier
Brindle - with White
Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg) (when grown)
Pet ID

My story

Here's what the humans have to say about me:

We would like you to meet SKYE! We think she is about 3 1/2 years old (DOB: 2020). According to the Dog Scanner App, that we use from time to time, Skye is a mix of multiple breeds: American Pit Bull Terrier 21.6 %, Rat Terrier 15.9%, Brazilian Terrier 11.8% and Chihuahua 10.7%. Not sure what a DNA test would show. Skye was rescued off the streets in July 2021, by a woman who kept her awhile, then brought to Amarillo SPCA. She was an indoor/outdoor pet and is crate trained. She is doing fair at our shelter, but somewhat terrified of everyone. Also frightened of loud noises.  If you are interested in Skye, she will need multiple visits before she could go home with anyone. She will need lots of time, patience, love and socialization. But this good-looking dog does need a loving, 'forever' home. Please consider coming to our shelter at 11901 S. Coulter, Tues.-Sat between 12 and 5 p.m. to see this girl. If interested, and for any additional information you could call our shelter at 806-622-0555.

July 18, 2024, 8:28 pm
Amarillo SPCA

Contact info

Pet ID
11901 S. Coulter, Amarillo, TX 79119

Their adoption process

Additional adoption info

If you find a pet here you would like to learn more about, please contact us by email or call us at (806) 622-0555.

Adoptions are held at the shelter, 11901 S. Coulter, Tuesday through Saturday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m..

We host adoptions at PetSmart on 2800 Soncy Rd every Saturday from 1:00 til 5:00 p.m.

The adoption fee for cats/dogs is $100.00. This includes spaying or neutering, deworming, all required vaccinations and microchipping.

Adoption application

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Come Visit Us!

Amarillo SPCA
11901 S. Coulter Street
Amarillo, TX 79119
Phone: 806-622-0555

Adoptions are held at the shelter, 11901 S. Coulter, Tuesday through Saturday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

We host adoptions at PetSmart on 2800 Soncy Rd every Saturday from 1:00 til 5:00 p.m..

More about this shelter

The Amarillo SPCA is a 501(c)3 non profit organization. We operate solely on donations and fundraisers.

Presently, we operate a shelter for dogs and cats. We have approximately 100 animals housed at the shelter and in foster care.

One of our main concerns is pet over population. It is important that the public be educated about the importance of spaying and neutering their pets. It is also our goal to make sure every animal that is adopted from the SPCA is sterilized before going to a new home.

We receive calls daily from people who request help with their animals--either needing to give them up or asking for help with food and medical needs. We help whenever we can, but financially we're not able to help often.

We have grown to the extent that volunteers alone cannot provide necessary hours for operating the kennels. We have a shelter manager and other part time employees for the care of the animals and maintenance of our facility.

Costs for our facility include payroll for these employees, good quality food for the animals, heat and air conditioning, medical treatment for sickness or injury. Additional costs for the animals always include vaccinations, deworming, microchipping and sterilization before leaving the shelter to go to new homes. Our vet bills are high and frequently expenses are far more than the adoption fee of $100. Therefore donations are hugely appreciated! We look forward to your contribution and particularly to your interest in one of our dogs or cats as a permanent companion.

Thanks so much, Amarillo SPCA

Thank you so much,

The Amarillo SPCA

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