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Angel City Pit Bulls has dogs that fall under the generic term 'pit bull' who demonstrate stable, fun, people-oriented, outgoing personalities - making them fantastic family dogs. We have a wide range of energy levels, so whether you are looking for a running partner or a potential “therapy dog”, we will typically have a dog that will fit the bill.

Our goal is to provide adopters with the best possible adopter-dog match and we will work with you to find a dog that is right for your situation. Most of the ACPB dogs live in multi-dog foster homes, and enjoy the company of other well-matched dogs and some even with well-matched cats. We are happy to assist with family pet introductions.

To get started, we will ask that you fill out our brief questionnaire below and we'll set up a meet and greet for the dog(s) you are interested in. When you are ready to move forward with the adoption, we will arrange a home delivery to help you get settled in with the newest member of your family. Resources, support, and education are always available, and you can expect an extensive level of knowledge and support from ACPB for the lifetime of your dog.

All dogs are spayed/neutered, microchipped, up-to-date on vaccinations, and crate trained prior to adoption. We ask for an adoption fee of $250 for dogs over 6 months old, and $350 for a puppy under 6 months old. This non-taxdeductible contribution assists us in continuing our mission to help more dogs in need. We serve the Los Angeles area and parts of Southern California. Regrettably, we do not have the resources to adopt out of state.

For more info or to inquire about adoption, please fill out an Angel City Adoption Questionnaire or contact Shannon at adopt@angelcitypits.org

To see Courtesy Listed dogs available for adoption through independent rescuers, please click here.

Don’t let his epic guyliner fool you--Buckeye isn’t just a pretty face. He’s sweet as can be, and makes for a great best friend. (And yes, he will share his makeup and ear fur dying tips with you.) Buckeye has a lovely flexible energy level, and is happy to hit the neighborhood or trails to check out the latest smells, or hang at home to get some work done.

Curious, affectionate, happy Ethelyn is ready to become a part of your family. Ethelyn always has a smile on her face--in fact, we think school photos might be her favorite day. This girl can “cheese!”

Saint is a big teddy bear looking for a family who can provide lots of love and support. Saint is a volunteer favorite with his mushy personality, wiggly butt, and high IQ (this guy is smart, and loves to show off his signature “paw” move!).

Leo has a new lease on life and he’s ready to kick it off with his future family! This sweet boy originally joined us from the South LA shelter with suspected bladder cancer. Many tests and a surgery later, it was confirmed that Leo simply had some bladder stones and a mass that needed to be removed--and since then, he’s been living large! In fact, his foster family says if Leo could pick a job, it would be as a tour guide on a double decker bus. He loves meeting new people and letting the wind blow through his ears as he takes in the scenery!

Pumpkin is an XL velvety girl who knows her stuff and is ready to fit right into your home. Pumpkin received 6 weeks of training at Lancaster State Prison courtesy of our friends at Paws For Life k9. Her trainers had this to say about her: "Pumpkin is extremely intelligent and learns quickly. To say she loves affection would be understated. She is a total LOVE BUG."

If you believe that ball is life and things that are derpier are just better, might we introduce you to Arby? Arby joined us by way of Dogs Playing For Life’s National Canine Center, where he underwent extensive training--in fact, he was almost an explosives detection dog, but a hip surgery held him back from going to work!

Mama: An accomplished snuggler, a keen adventure trotter, an ice cream enthusiast, a toy hoarder to the max. She’s a whirling dervish of 100% delight--she is who she is. Mama joined us as part of a long journey that began in Canada, where she was confiscated as part of a dog fighting bust. After a several years long battle for the dogs to be released to rescue, Mama made her way to the Dogs Playing For Life National Canine Center in Florida for a chance to have a brighter future.

The name “Bug” might be short for “waterbug,” because the first thing this fun-loving boy does when he hits the play yard is jump in the pool and dunk his whole head underwater! Beach lovers and stream-crossers may want to keep Bug at the top of their lists for future best friends, because Bug will never say no to a day where getting wet is guaranteed!

Danny Boy falls hard and fast for his people--will you be his next best friend? Danny Boy loves to relax at home, lounging on his dog bed or in his crate while his foster mom works. If there’s a good sunbeam to be had, he’ll spend the whole morning following it around for his naps. Want to snuggle? Danny Boy’s in! He’s a big softie at heart.

Close your eyes and imagine yourself in the Italian countryside, listening to truffle-hunting pigs finding decadent toppings for your dinner. Open them, and reality is even better: It’s Lucille, doing her signature snort-and-waddle around the yard. This cute and silly girl joined us from the South LA shelter and is ready to win over her forever family with her hilarious noises and sweet smile.

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