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Dwayne

APA-A-90015

Looks Like
Terrier, Pit Bull / Mix

Sex
Male

Current Weight
70 lbs

Estimated Age
3 Years
4 Months

Location
TLAC
AAC Building

Adoption Fee
$160
Looks Like
Terrier, Pit Bull / Mix
Sex
Male
Current Weight
70 lbs
Estimated Age
3 Years
4 Months
Location
TLAC
AAC Building
Adoption Fee
$160

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Dwayne (aka The Easter Bunny) is a big, silly boy. He's a happy and energetic pup that prefers to bounce around and into his human friend, rather than grab a toy.

For a while after arriving at APA!, this bouncy boy was a little hyper, but he's improved dramatically. Now, he's eager to do some very fun zoomies and play bows in the yard. Come meet this perky boy, he would love to show off his zooming skills!



INTERESTED IN FOSTERING?

We are currently closed to the public and are only open by appointment (foster or adopter), but we are still diligently working to place dogs in foster homes! You can inquire about fostering a specific dog by submitting an inquiry through the dog's individual profile on this website or by emailing [email protected] to get more information about how to be matched with a foster dog.

Please do not visit our shelters without talking with us first. To prevent community spread, we cannot have large crowds gathering in our shelters.

Come meet your new best friend

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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