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American Pit Bull Terrier puppies and dogs in Litchfield, Illinois

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Sage

American Pit Bull Terrier

Female, 2 yrs 10 mos
Carlinville, IL
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, House-trained, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
Hi! My name is Sage and I came here on 11/1 with my best friend Nolan. Our owner could no longer care or us, so here we are. We had bad skin due to fleas, but we are getting better cuz' the staff gives us baths every week. We would love to be adopted together, so if you adopt us both, you get 2 for the price of one! Yep! Both of us for $175!!! Let me tell you about myself. I walk good on a leash, know how to sit, and how to stay. I love kids, and take treats gently. Although I'm playful and energetic at time, I will settle down and am very loving with a kind heart. I prefer a calm home: I get scared when people in the house yell or argue. I listen well, and respond to small leash corrections if I pull. I like to play, and I love to be snuggled. Now the bad stuff: I'm not good with chickens, and probably not cats. And I'll try and to break out of a crate. Sometimes I jump on people for attention, but I'm learning not to. But, other than that, I try and be a wonderful family dog. I dream of a home with a fenced yard where I can play with kids; or maybe we can go on walks and car rides! If you are looking for a pretty, sweet girl, come meet me...and also my BFF Nolan! ....... Note: The 2 for 1 is only good if they are adopted together, which is preferred but not required as they have gotten used to being apart here at the shelter. ...... Please come meet this sweet soul soon! (We keep our posts up-to-date.) We do ADOPTIONS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY, on a first-come/first serve basis. The EASIEST and QUICKEST way to make an appointment is to click the blue "Book Now" button at the top of our Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/maccoanimalcontrol. If there is a pet you really want, we highly recommend making an appointment as early and soon as possible, since we generally are first-come, first-serve. Be sure and write this pet’s name in the note section of the form, so we know who you want to see. No need to email us prior to making an appointment, unless you have a specific question. If you are not on FaceBook, tell us that when you fill out the form on this page or email us. Appointments are available: Mon., Wed, Thurs.~ 10am-2:30pm Fri. & Sat.~ 8:30-Noon ***NOTE: Adoption fee includes spay/neuter, microchip and vaccines; all required before adoptions are finalized. We are a rural animal control and depend on both local and out-of-county folks to adopt our pets. We appreciate you looking!
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Nolan

American Pit Bull Terrier Boxer

Male, 3 yrs 2 mos
Carlinville, IL
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
Hi! My name is Nolan and I came here on 11/1 with my best friend Sage. Our owner could no longer care or us, so here we are. We had bad skin due to fleas, but we are getting better with medicated baths every week. I'm a handsome young dog that walks good on a leash and responds to corrections nicely. I sit on command too! I'm playful and energetic at times, but also gentle with a kind heart. My pictures don't show what a sweet, generous soul I am. I truly am not grumpy at all!!! I like to play, and I love to be petted, especially on my chest! I hope to have a home with kids (or adults who act like kids!) I hope they have toys I can chase and treats that are yummy. I've been told I'm a real looker, whatever that means. Now the bad stuff: I'm not good with chickens, and maybe not cats. But, other than that, I can be a wonderful family dog. I dream of a home with a fenced yard where I can play tug-of-war and chase balls. Or maybe we can go on walks! If you are looking for a good boy that loves people, just come meet me...and also my BFF Sage! ....... Note: We would love to be adopted together, so if you adopt us both, you get 2 for the price of one! Yep! Both of us for $175!!! A great deal for two great dogs! The 2 for 1 deal is only good if we are adopted together, which is preferred but not required, since they have gotten used to being apart here at the shelter. ...... Please come meet this sweet soul soon! (We keep our posts up-to-date.) We do ADOPTIONS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY, on a first-come/first serve basis. The EASIEST and QUICKEST way to make an appointment is to click the blue "Book Now" button at the top of our Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/maccoanimalcontrol. If there is a pet you really want, we highly recommend making an appointment as early and soon as possible, since we generally are first-come, first-serve. Be sure and write this pet’s name in the note section of the form, so we know who you want to see. No need to email us prior to making an appointment, unless you have a specific question. If you are not on FaceBook, tell us that when you fill out the form on this page or email us. Appointments are available: Mon., Wed, Thurs.~ 10am-2:30pm Fri. & Sat.~ 8:30-Noon ***NOTE: Adoption fee includes spay/neuter, microchip and vaccines; all required before adoptions are finalized. We are a rural animal control and depend on both local and out-of-county folks to adopt our pets. We appreciate you looking!
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Jackson

Pit Bull Terrier

Male, 8 yrs 1 mo
Carlinville, IL
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Not good with cats, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
"I'm Jackson, a stately 8-year-old pup. Folks say I have the most enchanting eyes and a perpetual grin that lights up my graying face. My journey here started when a kind soul brought me to the Staunton PD, saying I was a stray. Hard to understand how this happened to me, but praying someone will take a shine to an old dog with lots to offer. My hobbies are commands like sit and down, and nothing brings me more joy than belly rubs! I'm a big fan of rolling on my back and showing off my playful side; it's my way of keeping things light and entertaining. Now, when it comes to other furry friends, I have to admit I'm not fond of those feline creatures. So, the perfect home for me would be one without any other pets. BUT...., if you have a doggy companion, let's arrange a meet-and-greet to see if we hit it off. I'm a gentle soul, great with kids, and always ready for some fun and love. If you're looking for a charming older gentleman with lots of love to give, please consider me: Jackson." ........... Please come meet this sweet soul soon! (We keep our posts up-to-date.) We do ADOPTIONS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY, on a first-come/first serve basis. The EASIEST and QUICKEST way to make an appointment is to click the blue "Book Now" button at the top of our Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/maccoanimalcontrol. If there is a pet you really want, we highly recommend making an appointment as early and soon as possible, since we generally are first-come, first-serve. Be sure and write this pet’s name in the note section of the form, so we know who you want to see. No need to email us prior to making an appointment, unless you have a specific question. If you are not on FaceBook, tell us that when you fill out the form on this page or email us. Appointments are available: Mon., Wed, Thurs.~ 10am-2:30pm Fri. & Sat.~ 8:30-Noon ***NOTE: Adoption fee includes spay/neuter, microchip and vaccines; all required before adoptions are finalized. We are a rural animal control and depend on both local and out-of-county folks to adopt our pets. We appreciate you looking! He is a good dog but once he saw the cats in the lobby, it was hard for him to focus on anything else. e came to us bc someone dropped him off at the Staunton saying he was a stray. Jackson knows sit, down and loves belly rubs. Definitely NO cats for this fella. He is a good dog but once he saw the cats in the lobby, it was hard for him to focus on anything else.
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Rain

American Pit Bull Terrier

Female, 11 mos
Carlinville, IL
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
"Hello, I'm Rain, a beautiful little soul with a challenging start to my short life. At just 9 months old and small for my breed, I was found chained to a tree in the pouring rain, with only a plastic dog carrier as shelter. I was a bit scared when I got here, but I'm happy now! I've already mastered the art of sitting, and I absolutely adore belly rubs, treats, and lively games of tug of war with my favorite toy. I've been working closely with a dedicated trainer, and I must say, I'm doing so well!!! She says I'm incredibly attentive and have learned so much already. Although there's a bit more training on the horizon, I'm determined to absorb every bit of it so that I can be the very best little girl for a loving home of my own. Could you be that special family for me?" ........... Please come meet this sweet soul soon! (We keep our posts up-to-date.) We do ADOPTIONS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY, on a first-come/first serve basis. The EASIEST and QUICKEST way to make an appointment is to click the blue "Book Now" button at the top of our Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/maccoanimalcontrol. If there is a pet you really want, we highly recommend making an appointment as early and soon as possible, since we generally are first-come, first-serve. Be sure and write this pet’s name in the note section of the form, so we know who you want to see. No need to email us prior to making an appointment, unless you have a specific question. If you are not on FaceBook, tell us that when you fill out the form on this page or email us. Appointments are available: Mon., Wed, Thurs.~ 10am-2:30pm Fri. & Sat.~ 8:30-Noon ***NOTE: Adoption fee includes spay/neuter, microchip and vaccines; all required before adoptions are finalized. We are a rural animal control and depend on both local and out-of-county folks to adopt our pets. We appreciate you looking!
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Creed

American Pit Bull Terrier American Bulldog

Male, Young
Pawnee, IL
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, House-trained, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
Creed was found and needs a new home. I have some family medical issues that I don’t have time to care for him and my kids don’t want to help.
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Nina

American Pit Bull Terrier

Female, Young
Bethalto, IL
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Good with cats, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
Nina is a red nose pit and full of energy. She loves to play with balls, bones, sticks and will bring them back to chase again. She is good with kids, cats, and other dogs, just watch out she will try to licking you to death if allowed. She is very good natured and loves to run and play. She has been create trained and comes with her kennel along with food bowl, and 3 gallon water bowl. I hate to let her go but due to circumstances I have no choice other then to find her a good home so she can be happy and get the attention she deserves.

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14.3 miles

Macoupin County Animal Control and Adoption Center

21640 Route 4, Carlinville, IL 62626

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14.3 miles

Macoupin County Animal Control and Adoption Center

21640 Route 4, Carlinville, IL 62626

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14.3 miles

Macoupin County Animal Control and Adoption Center

21640 Route 4, Carlinville, IL 62626

Pet Types: cats, dogs, rabbits

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14.3 miles

Macoupin County Animal Control and Adoption Center

21640 Route 4, Carlinville, IL 62626

Pet Types: cats, dogs, rabbits

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35 miles

Hope Animal Rescues

PO Box 397, Godfrey, IL 62035

Pet Types: dogs

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35 miles

Hope Animal Rescues

PO Box 397, Godfrey, IL 62035

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40.2 miles

Sangamon County Animal Control & Adoption Center

2100 Shale Rd, Springfield, IL 62703

Pet Types: cats, dogs

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40.2 miles

Sangamon County Animal Control & Adoption Center

2100 Shale Rd, Springfield, IL 62703

Pet Types: cats, dogs

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40.2 miles

Sangamon County Animal Control & Adoption Center

2100 Shale Rd, Springfield, IL 62703

Pet Types: cats, dogs

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40.2 miles

Sangamon County Animal Control & Adoption Center

2100 Shale Rd, Springfield, IL 62703

Pet Types: cats, dogs

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