SwissRescue Me ID: 21-09-21-00127

About Swiss

Adoption Fee: $225
American Bulldog / Pit Bull
Age: Young Adult
Sex: Male

Here's some key points to know about Swiss: Swiss is 4 years and 2 months old He fluctuates between 62-65 pounds (he was 54 pounds when he went to live with his foster mom). He was heartworm positive. He's been through treatment (received 3 immiticide shots). He is currently on Heartguard and nextguard. He has skin allergies and has to take Apoquil once a day. His foster mom has him on healthy supplements, snacks and food (list available). He is up to date on all shots. Fully crate trained and potty trained Now to Swiss's personality: He interacted well with a small chihuahua. He does well with new dogs, supervision should be given. Heinitially gets intimidated by dogs his size or bigger, so slow introductions are advised. He gets along well his foster siblings Chip and Bella. Swiss likes to initiate play with siblings by nibbling their ankles. He has never broken skin or anything major. He does well on leashed walks. έΩ|¨ Slow introduction to short distance running can be initiated (slow over the next couple of months and as tolerated). He likes bananas and apples His foster parents allow him to sleep with them a couple times a week. He loves to sleep between your legs or at the end of the bed. Super photogenic έΩ%A4© Knows following commands: sit, stay, lay down and newly acquired skilled 'shake'. He does NOT like sharing his toys, but foster parents are working on it. Swiss was recused from Rockingham County Animal Shelter by Operation Save a Shelter Dog. Please consider welcoming Swiss into your home! Please go to Operation Save a Shelter Dog's webpage ( to complete an application.


Operation Save A Shelter Dog
Isle of Wight County
6150 W Blackwater Road, Zuni, Virginia 23898

Julia Buie 7573755523 Julie Smith 757-575-4959

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  • Good with Most Dogs
  • Good with Kids and Adults


  • Average Energy
  • Average Temperament


  • Neutered
  • Vaccinations Current

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