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Adopt Stella

Female Adult American Pit Bull Terrier / Labrador Retriever

If you have questions about Stella please contact

The Anti-Cruelty Society - Home-to-Home Program

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About Stella

In order to alleviate the need to bring an animal into the shelter environment, The Anti-Cruelty Society has developed the new Home-to-Home Shelter Bypass service to help people find new accommodations for their pets privately. THESE ANIMALS ARE NOT LOCATED IN ANY OF THE SOCIETY'S PHYSICAL SHELTER LOCATIONS. PLEASE REFER TO THE CONTACT INFORMATION IN THE PROFILE BELOW TO INQUIRE ABOUT ADOPTING.

Stella is a friendly, active dog who will do best with a family that will provide her with lots of exercise, love, and some training. She craves affection and attention, occasionally jumping up on people for attention. She is eager to please and would make an excellent dog for a family that wants another dog as a companion to an existing dog or with kids.
Stella is great with other dogs as she is playful but not overly aggressive. She is great at a dog park and has never had any issues. We have not had her around cats.
Stella has been around kids and is fine. She loves to play fetch and is not a biter at all. She is affectionate and can be a little "licky."
Stella was diagnosed about 6 months ago with hook worm. We addressed the problem immediately and she is completely parasite-free. She is on a regular heartworm regimen now as well as flea and tick regimens.
She is used to sleeping in her crate. She is not completely housebroken but improving daily. On lead she can tend to pull some but with a front attachment harness she is much better.
We already own two dogs and are fostering Stella for my daughter who just had a baby and can no longer care for her. Our living situation (rental) makes it challenging to own three dogs in a limited space. One of our dogs is older and does not like Stella's high energy. Stella is spayed, up to date on shots and is chipped.
Stella's microchipping is thru HomeAgain: 985 112 009 987 730
Vet records and pics attached.

Owner's contact information:
John Kurker
219-241-9452
jfkurk@yahoo.com

The Anti-Cruelty Society makes no claims regarding the people using this service or the animals presented here. This is solely a platform for people attempting to re-home animal(s) in their care. We do not vouch for the honesty or accuracy of the statements made by either party in these transactions and cannot guarantee either the health or temperament of these animals. We encourage all parties to use caution and common sense when meeting people you do not know. This service can be a valuable opportunity to keep animals out of shelters and transition them into new homes with a minimum of stress, if used wisely. We would appreciate any feedback you wish to provide about your experience using this program, in order to improve it success. Comments or questions can be sent to education[at]anticruelty.org.

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Details

Name
Stella
Age
Adult
Size
Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Color
Black
Hair Length
Shots up to date
Spayed / Neutered
Housetrained
Family
Ok with kids
Ok with birds
Ok with dogs
Ok with cats
Ok with small animals
Contact Person