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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 donation of $200 for dogs over 6 months old, and $300 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 click here to fill out the Angel City Adoption Questionnaire or contact Krista at

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

Pixie is a goofy, affectionate girl who will steal your heart with her adorable underbite. We met her at the South LA Shelter and couldn't resist her charming, mellow demeanor.

Gina is a lovable goofball who we met at the East Valley Shelter. This happy girl adores her people and has a wonderful flexible energy, which makes her a great dog for a variety of households.

Emma is a sweet and easy going girl who came our way via the South LA Shelter. This social butterfly plays well with her canine friends and is also content with a nap in her crate. About 3 years old, Emma is micro-chipped, up to date on routine vaccinations, crate-trained and house-trained.

Mae is our gorgeous red girl with freckled white socks who we met at the NKLA Adoption Weekend. In her time with Angel City, Mae has been working on her confidence and comfort among her people. In fact, she went from being a bit timid to giving kisses to her foster mom. Mae is tolerant and would do nicely with a well-matched dog who appreciates her calm demeanor. She loves her crate and enjoys relaxation time.

Clara is a calm, sweet girl who came to Angel City Pit Bulls via the South LA Animal Shelter. When we first met Clara we knew under that very zen-like exterior was a quirky and silly dog -- and boy were we right! She's happiest zooming across the yard and sliding into the grass for a back scratch.

We first met Brodie in 2012 when he was found as a stray and brought to the West LA Shelter with a fractured jaw. We welcomed him into our foster program and watched him blossom into a wonderful little dog throughout his recovery. Brodie was adopted by a loving family who in him raised a superb dog. However, due to some unforeseen events with his adoptive family, Brodie has returned to our program and is once again looking for his forever home.

Meet Nemo... He is the cutest little fish around! He is a very affectionate, sweet guy who loves to be held like a baby. As much as he likes to snuggle and give kisses, Nemo likes to play. He loves goofing around with other dogs that have a rough and tumble play-style too.

To learn more about Otto, Please visit our NKLA Pet Adoption Center page.
To learn more about Indie, Please visit our NKLA Pet Adoption Center page.
To learn more about Tulip, Please visit our NKLA Pet Adoption Center page.
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