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Female Senior American Pit Bull Terrier


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Austin Animal Center

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About *PENELOPE

Penelope. Penelope Cruz. Sweet P! These are all names that friends fondly call this sensitive and loving senior gal. Penelope is ready to leave her past behind her and is looking forward to a future filled with lots of love… and belly rubs! She is described by the people who know her best as affectionate, silly, and loyal. As an… ahem, distinguished lady, Penelope has experience in a home, and knows a thing or two about couch snuggling, potty breaks, and zoomies in a yard. Penelope would be more than glad to snuggle up and watch a movie with you, or take a leisurely stroll in the neighborhood in the cool mornings or evenings. When she feels happy and safe, Penelope makes the cutest little grunt. Oink oink!She can sometimes be particular about new people but it all comes from a past that she had no control over. As an outside dog, Penelope felt the need to protect her home and family from strangers. Her ideal home would be low traffic, and slow proper intros when there are visitors. She does have the potential to live with another calm, respectful, low-medium energy dog. We would love to introduce you to Penelope if you think she sounds like the dog for you!Email orangedotcrew@gmail.com to learn more!Find Orange Dot Crew on Facebook and Instagram!She`s available for adoption, foster, or VIP adoption - which means you`ll have two weeks to get to know each other before sealing the deal! Come to the Austin Animal Center at 7201 Levander Loop during open hours (11am-7pm) to meet her!

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Name
*PENELOPE
Age
Senior
Gender
Female
Size
Large
Shots up to date
Not Sure
Ok with kids
Not Sure
Housetrained
Not Sure
Hypoallergenic
Not Sure
Spayed / Neutered
YES
Ok with dogs
Not Sure
Ok with cats
Not Sure
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