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Alpha

APA-A-115923

Looks Like
Terrier, Pit Bull

Sex
Male

Current Weight
4 lbs

Estimated Age
0 Years
2 Months

Location
Foster

Adoption Fee
$250
Looks Like
Terrier, Pit Bull
Sex
Male
Current Weight
4 lbs
Estimated Age
0 Years
2 Months
Location
Foster
Adoption Fee
$250

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You must live within 60 miles of Town Lake Animal Center to adopt this dog.


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Alpha is the life of his own party! He likes a good play session or snuggle with his siblings. And he enjoys fetching balls, rope toys and soft lovies.

His favorite part of the day is when he gets to do supervised play with big dogs! He loves the attention of the large male resident dog in his foster home and will follow him around the yard whenever he is allowed to.

Alpha also is living with other dogs and children and gets along nicely with them. He does well in his crate when his fosters are away. He is crated with his siblings and when his fosters wake him up, he gives a little woof of excitement. And he is beginning his house-training. He is comfortable going to the bathroom in the grass and does so when he gets the chance.

This little dude is going to blossom in a loving home with both dogs and humans. Come offer him a cuddle and he'll follow you home!

PUPPIES AND OTHER HIGHLY-ADOPTABLE DOGS DISCLAIMER:

Puppies and other highly-adoptable dogs (small dogs or desirable-breed dogs) at APA! are very high in demand and usually have several interested adopters. Inquiring about a dog, meeting a dog, and even applying for a dog does not guarantee that you will be able to adopt the dog. Only one household will be able to adopt each dog, which means all other interested households will inevitably and unfortunately be disappointed. Please consider this in your search and set your expectations accordingly. Please also consider that adult dogs do not typically have competing adopters, and they need furever homes, too! Additionally, APA! does not allow the adoption of dogs who are related (e.g., littermates or mom and pup) to the same household for behavioral reasons.

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Requirements

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Please plan on allowing adequate time to be matched with a dog, have relevant consultations, and complete all necessary paperwork. This can take 1-2 hours in total.

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Fill out our adoption application and meet with an adoption counselor.

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You must be at least 18 years of age.

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You must show a picture ID with a current address. If this isn't available, we will accept a picture ID with a current utility bill.

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An APA!-conducted meet-and-greet with current household dogs is recommended for most and required for some adult dogs.

Our adoption fee varies per dog depending on age, breed, and/or medical condition(s). This fee includes:

Spay or neuter surgery (Please note that an additional $100 refundable deposit is required for all dogs who are not yet spayed or neutered.)

Heartworm test on dogs 6 months and older

Current vaccinations

Deworming treatment

Microchip

Lifetime behavior support

Accepted forms of payment include cash, debit or credit card, or money order payable to Austin Pets Alive!.

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