Tank

Tank needs a home

Due to medical issues and spine surgery, I cant take care of such a large, strong dog and he has been more testy with my Boston Terriers. He needs a good home that understands bulldogs and how they think.

Pet's Name: Tank
Dog: Primary Breed: American Bulldog
Birthdate, estimate is okay: 4/4/2019
Age Category: Adult
Where did you get your pet?: Centerbulls American Bulldogs in Ohio
Adoption Day, when did you adopt your pet? An estimate is okay.: 8 wks of age
Gender: Male
Size (at full grown): Large
Weight (at full grown): 95
Primary Color: White (Mostly)
What are your pet's favorite toys and activities?: Love chewing on Bones & dental chews, he is not overly motivated by toys other than an occasional tug toy
Has your dog received any formal obedience training?: Yes
What commands does your dog know?: sit, down, off, shake, up (into car or bathtub), easy (going down stairs or taking treat), leave it
Has your dog ever displayed any behavioral issues, such as biting another person or pet? If so, can you please provide details on what happened?: he is a very dominant dog and does not tolerate other dogs esp male dogs; he has 2 Boston terrier sisters but would be best as an only dog - he is very protective of his home and space ; very protective of his food with other dogs but not people
How does your dog react to being left alone for short periods?: he is normally left at home during the day while I am at work with no issues
Are there any specific triggers that cause your dog anxiety or stress?: thunderstorms & can get stress colitis when boarding
Is there a particular routine that works best for your dog in terms of feeding, walking, and sleep?: fed twice daily (morning and evening), he does not have a normal walking schedule due to my injury but is let outside regularly when we are home; he usually sleeps in his crate at night
Medical History and Care:
Vaccinations up to date
Spayed or Neutered
House/Litter-Trained
Microchipped
Special Diet
Special Needs
Never Vetted
Unknown
Does your pet have any history of health issues or medical conditions that potential adopters should be aware of?: he is allergic to beef and chicken and some grass pollens in spring; he has had both knee TPLO procedures done before he was 18 months old and does very well; he does have intradigital cysts on his front feet
Personality:
Playful
Constant Companion
High Energy
Medium Energy
Low Energy
Stubborn
Timid
Needs Training
Friendly to Strangers
Good with Other Dogs
Good with Young Children
Good with Cats
Bonded Pair
Requires A Fenced Yard
Crate Trained
Purebred
How is your dog with other dogs?: Selective: Gets along with some dogs but not others.
How is your dog with cats?: Aggressive: Does not get along with cats and may show aggressive behavior.
What's the most endearing thing about your dog?: He is a big goofy boy, loves to have belly scratches and neck scratches, loves to be brushed
What criteria are important to you when considering an adoptive family or home for your pet?: One that understands bully breed dogs and would prefer no other dogs
Is there anything else you'd like your pet's new family to know?: He LOVES to watch TV esp shows with other dogs or animals
Why are you rehoming your pet (primary reason)?: Pet Parent Illness
If applicable, do you have the legal right or necessary permission from the breeder or rescue organization to rehome this pet? :
Not Applicable
Yes
How long will you be able to keep your pet before you may need to consider surrendering him or her to a rescue?: Not an option, my pet will stay with me for as long as it takes
Who is your veterinarian?: City Pets Veterinary Hospital
What do you feed your pet?: Farmina N&D, Zignature & Acana fish based formula
Do you have pet insurance for your pet? : No
Would you consider a long distance adoption?:
Yes
No
Maybe
City, State: Columbus, OH
Zip Code: 43201
How did you hear about us?: Google Search
Service Level: No-Cost Option: List Your Pet