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Adopt LEONIDAS

Male Senior American Bulldog

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About LEONIDAS

Meet Leonidas (Leo for short). He is a velcro pup, a napping champion, and he will rub up against you like a cat when you get home…meow! Leonidas knows all sorts of commands – sit, down, shake, stay, catch, inside, outside, and go around. He rocks pajamas like nobody’s business. And when it’s cold outside, he likes being tucked into his blankie, snout and all. Yes, it is as adorable as it sounds! It’s clear, Leo prefers the comforts of being at home versus being out and about (one of his favorite pastimes is looking out the window).Leo is very house-trained, self-managing when left alone, very easy to walk on a leash, and loves going on car rides. He is now ready for his forever family. What does his ideal home look like? It should be low traffic and small children are not recommended. Leonidas is a bit selective of which dogs he makes friends with so meet-and-greets are needed. If you would like to meet Leo, email melanie.saves.pups@gmail.com. Leo also has his very own Facebook page: A Pup`s Journey from Foster to Furever Home. Leonidas is part of the Classic Canines nonprofit advocacy program at AAC.Find Classic Canines on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter.

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Name
LEONIDAS
Age
Senior
Gender
Male
Size
Small
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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