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Axel looking for a home - Gate City, VA

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Breed: Pit Terrier mix?

Sex: Male

Age: 12 months approx

Size: Large

Color: White with brown patches

Coat: Smooth

Notes: “Axel” is new to our shelter and he is looking for his forever home. This handsome fella and is a one year old Pit Terrier mix, weighing approximately 60 pounds. He is nothing but a love bug and is at our shelter due to no fault of his own.

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Available on this date: July 3rd, 2020

If you are interested in adopting Axel please call 276-452-1325 to arrange to meet him. If there is no answer, leave a message. Adoption hours are Monday-Friday, 8am-12 noon by appointment only. NOTE: SCAS now charge $30 to adopt a dog. See our adoption information here.

Dogs are claimed, adopted and rescued everyday so please contact us to check that this dog is available.

Stray dogs without identication are kept for 7 days before being put up for adoption. Dogs with identication are kept for 10 days before being put up for adoption. We would like a dog to go to a new home or rescue as soon as possible after its "available" date.

  • SCAS charge $30 to adopt a dog, and require that all dogs adopted from us are spayed/neutered, and vaccinated within 30 days of adoption.
  • You will be required to provide us with documentation from your veterinarian’s office within the 30 day time period to prove the dog is spayed/neutered and vaccinated.
  • Dogs that are adopted to out of state residents must be spayed/neutered prior to leaving Virginia (this includes Kingsport and Bristol, TN residents). If the dog is not of age (puppy) to be spayed/neutered then it will not be adopted to individuals that live outside of Virginia.
  • Rescues are not charged a ‘pull fee’ to rescue a dog but may be required to pay a vaccination fee. We welcome your inquiries and will work with you any way we can.
  • State law requires that adopted dogs be sterilized within 30 days of adoption.
  • State law requires that all dogs and cats be vaccinated for rabies.

If you are interested in adopting this dog please phone 276-452-1325 to check this dog is still available. Adoptions are by appointment only Monday-Friday: 8am-12 noon.

Disclaimer: Although every effort is made to ensure these details are accurate, the webmaster and Scott County Animal Shelter cannot be held responsible for any problems arising from the information displayed here.


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