URGENT: This animal could be euthanized if not adopted soon.

Joan (east)Animal ID: A4368855

About Joan (east)

Pit Bull mix
Age: Adult
Sex: Female

Hi, my name is JOAN - ID#A4368855. I am a spayed female, white and brown American Pit Bull Terrier mix, and I weigh about 44 lbs. The shelter staff think I am about 5 years old, and I have been at the shelter since Nov 17, 2019. Joan such a cutie and knows it! She is a wiggle butt and loves people. She knows 'sit' and loves her toys. Joan has been adopted a couple of times, but has difficulty getting along with other dogs in the home. She did well on a hike, friendly, coexisted with a polite male dog, but lunged at other dogs. Here are some notes about Joan from volunteers: 3/6/2020 WALK Friendly and excited in kennel; moderate pull/return; strong puller on leash; solicited petting, playful with handler; attempted to fence fight on return. 3/16/2020 OBSERVATION energetic during kennel pull; pulled some on leash; chased bird in yard, explored, friendly with handlers; at fence, stiffened, lunged, attempted to bite friendly male dog through fence; on leash, pulled toward other dog, started to bare teeth, ended interaction; fence fought on return; will attempt to bring out again. 3/25/2020 INTAKE ASSESSMENT Friendly; allowed all handling 3/28/2020 EVALUATION energetic in kennel; pulled on leash; greeted friendly female and male dog at fence; when female dog attempted to solicit play at fence, this dog stiffened, lunged at fence; on leash; coexisted with with polite male dog, hyper-salivated, tense, approached to inspect, remained tense but responded to handler. Please consider Joan for your next furry family member. 'URGENT' - If you have no breed restrictions, please call ASAP 520-800-4633. *NOTE: This dog is located at MCACC East: 2630 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Mesa AZ 85201


Helping MCACC Shelter Animals
Maricopa County
2500 S 27th ave, Phoenix, Arizona 85009

DDee Patton 520-800-4633 (volunteer)

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  • Good with Most Dogs
  • Good with Kids and Adults


  • Average Energy
  • Average Temperament


  • Spayed
  • Vaccinations Current

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