Pit Bull Terrier / American Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat)
Details about Gideon Grey
- ID D231072
- Adoption Fee: $450
- Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / American Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat)
- Gender: Male
- Coat Length: Short
- Current Weight: 63.6 lb.
- Estimated Birthdate: 2/14/2022
- Yard Required: No
- Fence Requirement: Not Required
- Declawed: No
Gideon Grey's Compatibility Attributes
- Good with Dogs: Yes
- Good with Cats: Yes
- Good with Kids: Yes
- Good with Adults: All
Gideon Grey's Personality and Behavioral Qualities
- Housetrained/Littertrained: Yes
- Obedience Trained: Has Basic Training
- Likes to Vocalize: Some
- Energy Level: Moderate
- Leashtrained: Yes
- Reaction to New People: Friendly
- Lap pet, Playful, Affectionate, Eager to Please, Goofy, Plays with Toys
Hello there, I'm Gideon Grey, named after the character from Zootopia. Just like him, I might appear tough at first glance, but once you get to know me, you'll discover I'm a big, lovable teddy bear. I've even had the pleasure of enjoying a dog-friendly blueberry pie that resembled the one he makes in the movie.
My foster Mom often mentions that I don't quite realize my size and that I have a strong desire to be a lap dog, constantly seeking cuddles. It's simply because I'm eager to spend time with you. Stuffed toys are my favorite, and I carry them around gently in my mouth. When my foster sister tries to take them, I'm happy to let her, as I prefer not to cause any commotion.
I may be a big guy and sometimes get a bit excited, leading to occasional jumping, but my foster Mom assures me I'm improving, especially when she dangles a treat and asks me to sit during exciting moments. I thrive in the company of other dogs, as I had a challenging time at the shelter until they paired me with a furry companion. Now, I have a pack of friends in my foster home, which boosts my confidence and brings out the best in me.
During walks, I may pull a little, but I'm responding well to training, and with some practice, I'll become even better. I'm a gentle giant at heart, and all I truly want is someone to love and cuddle with.
Can I continue to evolve into the best version of myself with you by my side?
Gideon Grey is from a local impound. If you are interested in getting to know this animal better, please fill out an 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.
If you'd like to donate towards this pet's care, you can donate to our Animal Care Fund. Our Animal Care Fund supports the medical and veterinary needs for all Ruff Start Rescue animals. You'll be able to enter this pet's name on the second page of the donation form.