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Male Senior Pit Bull Terrier (mixed)

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About Thomas

Thomas is honestly the best dog I've ever had the pleasure of meeting, and I've met a LOT of dogs! I know, I know, everybody says that about the dogs they love, but everyone who meets Thomas falls in love with him! Even people who don’t like dogs, LOVE Thomas.

What makes this boy so special? 1) He’s gorgeous! Not to be superficial, but he has a soft fawn coat, adorable ears, and a loving expression. You’ll be the talk of the town with this gorgeous boy accompanying you.

2) He is fantastic with other dogs. He’s never met another dog he didn’t like, regardless of gender, size, or age. He’s happy to play and roughhouse with the younger dogs, and equally happy to snuggle and snooze in front of the heater with the older dogs. He is submissive to the bossier dogs in the house, never causes any trouble, and would be a great fit for just about any other doggie sibling. (We have not tested him with cats yet, but can do so on request!)

3) Thomas looooves kids! He is playful and likes to wrestle, but he generally doesn’t jump or get wild out of control. He’s even happy to be dressed up and play the role of your pirate companion or tea party guest! Thomas does love to climb on you and lay in your lap (he doesn’t know he’s 52lbs!), so he’d be better with slightly older kids who can stand up to his lovings.

4) Thomas is an easy keeper! He is crate trained, but he’s completely reliable when left loose in the house. He is also housetrained and nondestructive. Your expensive shoes are safe! Thomas recently had his teeth fully cleaned, so he’s got a brilliant white smile, and his pre-cleaning bloodwork all came back perfect. He takes a couple Benadryl daily for seasonal allergies, but he’s healthy as can be and should have many years left to enjoy with you!

Can you believe Thomas sat at the shelter for over 5 months with no interest?? It’s a true testament to his wonderful personality that he lasted so long - the shelter staff did everything they could to give him more time, and when we launched, they begged us to get Thomas out. Unfortunately, Thomas had 3 strikes against him, and we all know what that means.

Strike 1 - Pit Bull Mix. Many people will automatically dismiss this sweet boy simply because of his breed mixture, without getting to actually know him.

Strike 2 - Senior. Thomas is about 8 years old, but you’d never guess it. He is still active and does not need any special medications or extra care.

Strike 3 - Limited Sight. Thomas is not blind, and he can navigate around a house, pet store, or hiking trail without any trouble. However, he does have some sight limitations and sometimes has trouble judging distances (easily managed!).

Thomas is practically perfect in every way, but he’s suffered from people’s preconceived notions about him. He’s been with ODH since December and has had no interest so far. We genuinely can’t believe it! He is cuddly, well behaved, healthy, and fun. Won’t you consider making Thomas a part of your family and giving him that chance he deserves to shine?

Adoption Fee: $200



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Conyers GA 30094

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