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American Pit Bull Terrier / Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat)

Details about Rumbo

  • ID D211327
  • Available for Adoption
  • Species: Dog
  • Gender: Male
  • Estimated Birthdate: 5/10/2020
  • Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier / Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat)
  • Good with Dogs: Yes
  • Good with Cats: No
  • Good with Adults: All
  • Adoption Fee: $400

More about Rumbo

  • Primary Color(s): Brindle
  • Coat Length: Short
  • Housetrained/Littertrained: Yes
  • Reaction to New People: Friendly
  • Energy Level: Moderate
  • Obedience Training: Has Basic Training

Name: Rumbo
Date of Birth: 5/10/20
Gender: Male
Breed: Pit Bull mix
Weight: 55.2

Dog Friendly: Yes
Cat Friendly: No
Kid Friendly: Unknown
House Trained: Yes
Crate Trained: Yes

Energy Level: Moderate
History: Local Impound
Adoption Fee: $400.00

Hi there! My name is Rumbo and I am looking for love and my forever family. I am a young muscular boy with a fun loving attitude. I love playing with toys, although they don't tend to last too long with my idea of fun. I am also a water dog and love playing in the baby pool at my foster home, as I did at the shelter. Another one of my favorite things is belly rubs. I am terrified of balloons, although it might take me time to notice them.

I met my mom while I was staying at a local shelter. I had a fun zest for life and loved spending time outside in play groups and with volunteers. Although I look grown up, I am a puppy at heart and with that I can be a little mouthy with my love. I do listen, but I need reminders to give kisses and not love bites. I am a happy boy meeting just about anyone, but cats and critters are a no go. They just look too fun.

My foster mom and I have worked on crate training, and I do GREAT. I happily go in my crate for meals and when my foster isn't home to to watch me. I rarely make a noise. It is my comfy place. We have also been working on my leash walking and I have made really quick progress, from mouthing the leash to walking loosely, although I need reminders occasionally. I know sit and lay. We are continuing to work on my "impulse control," to help with my mouthiness.

I generally like other dogs, but I would be fine being an only pet as well.

My ideal home would be patient with me as I transition and continue helping me become the best boy I can be. I seem to do best with some structure and routine. I would love a home that is committed to training and helping me become the best boy I can be. I might not be Harvard material, but I really enjoy treats and like to please people. I also am the best cuddler. Especially in the car.

If you are interested in getting to know me better, please fill out an adoption application at www.ruffstartrescue.org/adopt/adoption-application . An adoption application is the best way to show your interest in an animal and is not a binding contract.

To learn more about Ruff Start’s adoption process and the care our foster animals receive, please visit our How to Adopt page: www.ruffstartrescue.org/adopt/