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Rescue Me ID: 15-07-05-00313Lucky (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Low Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Lucky is a wonderful companion whom we rescued from the animal shelter. He is very submissive and well behaved. He loves to lay around and loves to be petted. He is outside trained. Gets along great with kids and adults and is very loyal.

 Adoption Fee: $ 50 Animal Location:

Fayette County Kimberly, WV MAP IT!

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sherri bennett 3044425496

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Rescue Me ID: 15-07-05-00309Cleo (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current, Fearful/Anxious 

    Cleo is an amazing companion who loves to cuddle. She is not very familiar with meeting new people and she also gets anxious around kids and is not very good with them. She is very loyal and is pad/outside trained. She is also spayed. Cannot keep her due to wanting to move to a new place and she needs a good home.

 Adoption Fee: $ 50 Animal Location:

Fayette County Kimberly, WV MAP IT!

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sherri bennett 3044425496

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Rescue Me ID: 15-06-21-00120  (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Needs Vaccinations 

    still a pup very well behave. knows some commands. potty trained and crate trained. due to my wifes health I must find new home. sweet girl. don't do well in car rides. big baby. will need rabies shot will refund some of adoption fee if proof can be shown she is fix. call after 5pm

 Adoption Fee: $150.00 Animal Location:

Marion County fairmont, WV MAP IT!

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Jeffery Savage 3043679493

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


Rescue Me ID: 15-06-19-00602Pudge (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Needs Vaccinations 

    Dog who is very loving towards kids and adults. Housebroken, good with other dogs, loves to cuddle and play.

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Ohio County Wheeling, WV MAP IT!

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Blake Maurer 13045595653

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Rescue Me ID: 15-06-02-00658Dakota (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Dakota is a very lovable,smart pup! She is house broken and also does well in a kennel. My job requires me to work long hours now and i cannot spend the time with her that she deserves. Looking for a loving, caring home only!

 Adoption Fee: $50.00 Animal Location:

Monongalia County Morgantown, WV MAP IT!

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Bobbi Benson 3046987260

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Rescue Me ID: 15-06-01-00522Diesel (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Female Dogs Only, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Needs Vaccinations 

    He is a beautiful male pit, he loves to play and likes to sleep with the children at night. He is mostly housebroken. Took him in to save him from the pound. I am now looking for a good home for him.

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Mercer County Princeton, WV MAP IT!

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Linda Bailey 3043085445

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Rescue Me ID: 15-06-01-00249Mollie (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    8 month registered blue pit bull. Sweet good with everyone. Loves people. All shots loves to run and play. Stays inside

     Animal Location:

Kanawha County charleston, WV MAP IT!

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Christi martin 3043465741

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Rescue Me ID: 15-05-16-00079Cotton (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Not Good with Other Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Submissive 
Health: Spayed 

    Cotton is a high energy and fun loving dog. She would've made a great addition to our family however our male dog that we were trying to find a companion for, does not enjoy her company. Keeping them separated is not fair to either animal and she is in desperate need of a new home immediately.

 Adoption Fee: $150 Animal Location:

Berkeley County Martinsburg, WV MAP IT!

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Megan Loveall 408-417-2205

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Rescue Me ID: 15-05-15-00122Diseal (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    
 Adoption Fee: $20.00 Animal Location:

Wetzel County New Martinsville, WV MAP IT!

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Cindy Long 3047711667

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Rescue Me ID: 15-05-08-00546Gixxer (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Female Dogs Only, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adult Women Only 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Gixxer is a wonderful dog for women! I have a little girl who he is also good with! He however is not a fan of men :( he was attacked by some dogs about a year ago and since this incident his temperament has changed. He unfortunately bit a man recently and no the wound was nothing serious, I just can't keep him. I highly encourage him to be placed with a single woman! He is very protective! He needs a loving and healthy home! He is one of a kind, just needs to right living arrangements!

     Animal Location:

Monroe County Peterstown, WV 24918 MAP IT!

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Erin Mann 3049221011

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Rescue Me ID: 15-05-08-00114Babe (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Very Submissive 

    She was found under my truck one morning, very loveable dog...cant keep her have to miny pets. She needs a loving home

     Animal Location:

Mercer County Bluefield, WV MAP IT!

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Larry Farmer 304-325-9262

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Rescue Me ID: 15-04-06-00678Marco (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Meet Marco, our newest intake. He is a 2 year old Male, Lab/Pit mix. What a sweetheart!!! He was abandoned at the local shelter because his family moved and couldn't take him with them :( poor fellow.....Now he is looking for a true loving family, a forever family to call his own. As you can see he's made himself at home with his foster family and is fitting right in. He loves other dogs and is doing great with her bloodhounds.and they say he does fine with cats too. He will be vetted and neutered soon. If interested in adopting Marco email us at mmadoptions@gmail.com.

     Animal Location:

Mighty Mutt Rescue
Barbour County Belington, WV MAP IT!

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


Rescue Me ID: 15-04-04-00220Jasper (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    #JASPER appears to be a young adult male weighing approximately 50-60 lbs. He is in need of rescue or adoption from the Pocahontas County Animal Shelter in Marlinton, #WV. More PHOTOS: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.688495031260326.1073741984.257761584333675&type=3&uploaded=2 For info/instructions on pledging: https://www.facebook.com/notes/advocates-for-shelter-animals-of-pocahontas-co-wv/pledges/286075611502272 For #ADOPTION or #RESCUE info email: asapwva@gmail.com To see an up-to-date list of other adoptable dogs: ... (Read More)https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.257816394328194.48736.257761584333675&type=3&uploaded=1 (Less)

     Animal Location:

Advocates for Shelter Animals of Pocahontas Co.,
Pocahontas County Marlinton, WV 24954 MAP IT!

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


Rescue Me ID: 15-01-28-00162sheila (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Adult Women Only 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Needs Vaccinations, Fearful/Anxious 

    Sheila was my son's dog. She is about 3 years old, weighs about 50 pounds, and has been spayed. My son moved out of state and couldn't take her with him. We started trying to find her a home 2 months before he moved but have not been able to find her a home. I had no choice but to take her along with my 3 smaller dogs. It just isn't working out very well. My 9 pound chi-pin is terrified of her and stays in his crate in another room almost all the time. My oldest dog just stays out of her way and Ginger, the youngest of my dogs has been Sheila's playmate from the time she was big enough to play until recently. Sheila has recently been giving ... (Read More)a little growl and lunging at Ginger, her tail between her legs and her head low and I don't know why it is happening. Her behaviour is totally different than it used to be around my dogs. I don't' understand it and it makes me nervous. I am sure she can sense my feelings and that isn't making things any better. I love Sheila with all my heart, I have been around her since she was 3 months old but I can't keep her,I am waiting a little while longer in hopes that she can get a second chance with someone that understands the breed better than I do and can work with her. Where I live there are very few options, we don't have a shelter and the no kill shelter will only take animals from kill shelters or strays. I only have one option if I can't find someone that will take a chance with her and I don't want to even think about it but if her behaviour towards the other dogs gets worse I will be forced to have her put down. Please, I know there is someone out there that she would be the perfect companion for, I only hope I can hold out long enough to find them. (Less)

     Animal Location:

Mingo County Lenore, WV MAP IT!

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Tammy Dempsey 304-475-3870

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Rescue Me ID: 15-01-01-00113Indigo (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Meet Indigo, she is and 16 month old female Pit Bull. she is as sweet as they come, loves to play and gets along with all sorts of dogs from our 8 pound Chihuahua to 95 pound Walker hound. Indigo also is a special needs girl. She has been diagnosed with Inflammatory Bowel disease and had issues with diarrhea and keep on weight as a result. She is currently on a daily steroid to help her bowels and a daily supplement for her food with pro-biotics in it to help her digestive system. She also eats Hill's Science for sensitive digestive system and am giving her ensure once or twice a day to help her keep her weight on. She is a very sweet ... (Read More)girl and does very well with most of the dogs here, she loves to play and gives the best hugs. If you have room in your heart and your home email us at mmadoptions@gmail.com for an application (Less)

     Animal Location:

Mighty Mutt Rescue
Barbour County Belington, WV MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 15-01-01-00109Baby (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Meet Baby, she came in with her young companion Trixie. Her dad passed away two weeks before Christmas and her grandmother could not take care of her. Baby is female Pit mix about 6 years old. She is very small in stature, a little below my knee. She is very sweet and loves attention. She will lick your entire face if your not careful %BD%BD%BD She loves people and gets along with all the dogs here. If interested in adopting Baby, email us at mmadoptions@gmail.com for an application.

     Animal Location:

Mighty Mutt Rescue
Barbour County Belington, WV MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 14-08-02-00030tackle (tac) (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Female Dogs Only, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Tac is a very handsome mix between a black lab and a pitbull. He is all black with some white on his chest and a white paw. He loves to be loved by everyone. He's great with cats and kittens, female dogs, adults and kids. Very playful but as soon as he is all played out, he's ready to lounge and relax.

     Animal Location:

Kanawha County charleston, WV 25311 MAP IT!

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keira griffin 203-768-8000

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Rescue Me ID: 14-02-01-00238KYRA (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Very playful girl brought to the shelter on a neglect case. Kyra was almost starved to death so is food aggressive and shouldn't go to a home with children.

 Adoption Fee: $100 Animal Location:

Taylor County Humane Society
Taylor County Grafton, WV MAP IT!

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shelter 304-265-4215

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Rescue Me ID: 14-02-01-00229Oreo (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Female Dogs Only, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Oreo was brought into the shelter on a neglect case. He is very sweet and loves belly rubs!

 Adoption Fee: $100 Animal Location:

Taylor County Humane Society
Taylor County Grafton, WV MAP IT!

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shelter 304-265-4215

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Rescue Me ID: 13-11-24-00311Blackjack (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    I am Blackjack. I am a Large Black and White Pitbull Male. I am friendly and playful and enjoy the company of other dogs. I walk well on a leash. I am crate trained and housetrained to an extent. If I get excited, I tend to pee. I am working on that. I love to wrestle and I love to give and get poochie smoochies and squeezes. I am a strong boy. I will chase cats and because I am large and unaware of my own strength and size, I am best adopted into a home without purrbabies. The adoption fee for dogs is $125 and that includes: %BD' veterinarian examination %BD' current vaccines %BD' current flea, intestinal parasite, and ... (Read More)heartworm prevention %BD' spay/neuter %BD' a microchip for identification if ever lost or stolen %BD' current heartworm test For more information on this pet, please visit our website, swval.org or search for us on Petfinder.com In order to adopt, fill out the adoption application from our website or email us at adopt.swval@gmail.com and we'll send you an application! (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $100 Animal Location:

Southern West Virginia Animal League
Mercer County Princeton, WV 24740 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 13-11-08-00192MOO (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Very High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    I am Moo. I am a Medium Black & White Young Male Pit Bull. I am 2 years old (DOB 1/31/2013). I am also called Moo Moo or Mighty Moo. I know my name VERY well. My mother was found tied to a fence pregnant and taken to the shelter where she gave birth 10 days later. She shoved me out several times, abandoning me totally when I was around three weeks old. I was hand raised from this point on by my fosters. Because of this I had a difficult time the first three months of my life and became very spoiled. I am a complete mamma's boy. I love to snuggle. My foster mama says I eat like horse but I run and play like a gazelle. I am pure muscle! I ... (Read More)know the commands 'Sit' and 'Shake'. I have spent my whole life in foster on a farm. I have never been to the city so I am unfamiliar with traffic. I am high energy and I do play hard. I have food guarding issues so I'm fed in the same proximity as all the other dogs in my foster home but my foster mom stays close by and stands guard, constantly reminding me of my manners. I live with some cats, too, and do well with them but I'm never leave unattended with them because I play way to rough if they show any sass! I enjoy running and playing. I'm also totally house broken and wonderfully crate trained but I've never been in a kennel so it's not known how I would do in one. I was recently introduced to a little girl who was 3 years old and I loved her but they were afraid that in my exuberance I might knock her over! SWVAL recommends I not be adopted into a home with small children or the elderly and also that, due to my alpha tendencies, I be the only dog in the home. The adoption fee for dogs is $125 and that includes: %BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD veterinarian examination %BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD current vaccines %BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD current flea, intestinal parasite, and heartworm prevention %BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD spay/neuter %BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD a microchip for identification if ever lost or stolen %BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD%BD current heartworm test For more information on this pet, please visit our website, swval.org or search for us on Petfinder.com In order to adopt, fill out the adoption application from our website or email us at adopt.swval@gmail.com and we'll send you an application! (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $125 Animal Location:

Southern West Virginia Animal League
Mercer County Princeton, WV 24740 MAP IT!

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PIease Read Before Adopting a Pit Bull in West Virginia
    Pit Bull Dogs can make good pets in West Virginia if they match your IifestyIe. The American Pit Bull Terrier is a powerful dog with an undeserved reputation for inherent viciousness. A Pit Bull that receives attention, firm training, and thorough socialization makes a wonderful family guardian that is trustworthy with children. Pit Bulls need committed, experienced owners that exude leadership. Pit Bulls excel at high level obedience with proper training. Pit Bulls have been bred for dog fights, and unfortunately a dog that is abused, neglected, or whose instinctive aggression is encouraged, can become hostile and dangerous. Pit Bulls can adapt to apartment life with enough exercise.

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    Some people believe that Pit Bulls are identical to what Bulldogs were in the past. Teddy Roosevelt owned Pit Bulls. Unfortunately, Pit Bulls are often used for illegal dog fighting. American Pit Bull Terriers are very similar, and some argue identical, to Staffordshire Bull Terriers.

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Monroe County - Union, WV 24983
Monroe County Animal League 304-772-4445

Jackson County - Cottageville, West Virginia 25239
Jackson County Animal Shelter 304-372-6064

Morgan County - Berkeley Springs, West Virginia 25411
Humane Society of Morgan County 304-258-5592

Jefferson County - Charles Town 25414
Briggs Animal Adoption Center 304-728-8330

Cabell County - Barboursville 25504
Help For Animals 800-953-7297

Cabell County - Huntington, West Virginia 25705
Tri-State Animal Clinic of Huntington 304-525-VETS

Harrison County - Shinnston, West Virginia 26431
Humane Society of Harrison County 304-592-1600

Hampshire County - Augusta 26704
Humane Society of Hampshire County 304-496-8855

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