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

Roland (west)Animal ID: A4435107

About Roland (west)

Pit Bull mix
Age: Young Adult
Sex: Male

Hi, my name is ROLAND ID#A4435107. I am a neutered male, blue and white American Pit Bull Terrier mix. The shelter staff think I am about 4 years old, and I have been at the shelter since June 25, 2020. Roland is a very sweet dog around people. However, is going on the euthanasia list because he cannot tolerate other dogs. Roland will require additional training to become socially tolerant of other dogs. Here are a few notes by staff about Roland's behaviour: 6/25/2020 INTAKE ASSESSMENT K9 allowed vaccines with light restraint and struggle. K9 was affiliative with staff and allowed petting. Roland took treats from staff. K9 walked to kennel. 6/26/2020 EVALUATION Pulled hard on the leash; aroused in the catch pen. Rushed into the yard. Stiff and dominant while greeting; became worse when interacting with a larger male in the yard. 6/27/2020 EVALUATION affiliative with handler; strong puller on leash; energetic; became barrier reactive in catch pen- barking, growling, lunging; brought dog in yard on leash; dog explored, sniffed, did not seek interaction with other dog initially; tensed and started to lunge in close proximity to other dog, appeared quick to escalate into conflict, but was responsive to handler and exited away from other dog on leash multiple times although did attempt to reapproach. Please consider saving this sweet guy and give him the training he needs. He will reward you with many years of companionship and unconditional love. 'URGENT' If you have no breed restrictions, please call ASAP = 520-800-4633 PLEASE NOTE: You must have an appointment to go to shelter to meet this dog. With the COVID-19 situation continually changing, we are currently only scheduling appointments about two weeks in advance. Although your preferred date and time slot may not be available right now, we are constantly receiving cancellations and attempting to update the sign-up list as frequently as possible. Please check the sign-up link often as availability changes throughout the day. Thank you for your patience and understanding. Please make an appointment by clicking on this link: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050d45afae29a1fb6-mcacc After doing this you will: 1. Get paired with an Adoption Counselor at your appointment time. 2. Meet the pet of your dreams. 3. Complete the adoption paperwork. 4. Go home with your new best friend!

Contact

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

DDee Patton 520-800-4633 (volunteer)

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Compatibility

  • Not Good with Other Dogs
  • Good with Kids and Adults

Personality

  • Average Energy
  • Average Temperament

Health

  • Neutered
  • Vaccinations Current

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