My name is MADELEINE*!

Posted 1 year ago | Updated 1 year ago

Adoption process

Visit the Facility and Find a Pet


Meet the Pet


Take the Pet Home

My basic info

American Pit Bull Terrier
Gray/Silver/Salt & Pepper - with White
9 years 7 months old, Senior
Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg) (when grown)
Pet ID

My details

Checkmark in teal circle Spayed / Neutered
Checkmark in teal circle Housetrained

My story

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

Madeline`s journey has been one of adaptation and resilience. She`s navigated through different homes and environments, each shaping her into the unique and lovable pup she is today. While she may not be a cuddle bug, Madeline`s appreciation for attention grows with time, her affection shining through in subtle gestures and moments.

Her playfulness emerges gradually, a testament to her adaptable nature. From play bows with other dogs to bounding happily around the backyard, Madeline`s joy is infectious. Yet, she remains stoic in her demeanor, her eyes reflecting a mixture of curiosity and caution, always questioning the world around her.

But it`s her easy-going personality that truly sets her apart. Whether lounging in her sploot position or keeping a watchful eye on her humans, Madeline`s presence brings a sense of calm and contentment. Her ideal home would be one filled with love, patience, and perhaps another furry companion to share in her adventures.

In a world of constant chaos, Madeline is a beacon of tranquility—a reminder that sometimes, the best things in life come in the form of a potato-shaped dog with a heart of gold. So if you`re searching for a loyal companion who will stand by your side through thick and thin, look no further than Madeline. She may just be the missing piece to your puzzle of happiness.
Pima Animal Care Center

Contact info

Pet ID
4000 N. Silverbell Road, Tucson, AZ 85745

Their adoption process


Visit the Facility and Find a Pet

Mon - Tues: 12-7pm Wed - 1:30-7pm Thurs - Fri: 12-7pm Saturday and Sunday 10 am to 5 pm Must be checked in 45 minutes before close


Meet the Pet

Once you have decided which pets you are interested in, sign in for an adoption counselor who will guide you through the adoption process.


Take the Pet Home

Cats must leave in a carrier and dogs must leave in a carrier or on leash. We do have these available for purchase in our lobby store.

Additional adoption info

Year-Round Adoption Fees:
• Puppies and kittens less than 4 months old $50
• Adult dogs and cats $30
• A standard $20 dog license fee may apply
• Pets who have been waiting for more than 2 weeks for a family and pets over 5 years old $0 - Fee Waived!

Every adoption includes:
• Spay or neuter surgery
• First Vaccinations
• Microchip
• Vet visit certificate
• Pet insurance

Adoption application

Go meet their pets

Pima Animal Care Center
4000 N. Silverbell Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85745

(520) 724-5900

Monday- 12-7pm
Tuesday - 12-7pm
Wednesday - 1:30-7pm
Thursday - 12-7pm
Friday - 12-7pm
Saturday and Sunday 10 am to 5 pm
Must be checked in 45 mins before close for adoption and admission

More about this shelter

As our community's only open-admission shelter, we have the largest selection of adoptable dogs, cats, puppies and kittens waiting to meet you. Learn more and see our pets at

Need help with your pet? Call the Pet Support Center
The Pet Support Center is a phone-based resource for our community that strives to help people keep their pets. In addition to providing resources, information and counseling, support staff will schedule admission appointments for pet owners who decide they need to surrender their pets to PACC. Call us at (520) 724-7222 or visit the Pet Support Center webpage - to learn more.

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