Make This Puppy Lucky: Terrance the English Mastiff

After his family moved and left Terrance behind, Angels Among Us scooped him up. Might he be your new best friend?

Terrance is a big, loving tank of a fellow who loves nothing more than hanging out with his special people and entertaining them with his silly antics. If you’re in the market for a cuddly couch potato to keep you company and make you laugh, then Terrance is the ideal companion for you! And would you get a load of that mug?

Name: Terrance.

Age and sex: 9-year-old male.

Breed: English Mastiff.

Size and weight: Large and 80 pounds.

Coat: Short and white with brown ears (piebald).

Location: Angels Among Us Pet Rescue in the Atlanta area.

Activity level: Low.

Likes: Treats, bones, food, affection, short walks, and lying at his people’s feet.

Dislikes: Very hot days, being outside for any extended length of time.

Training: Walks well on a leash and understands sit, sit-stay, down, roll over, shake, and leave it. He also enjoys being vocal when spoken to.

Terrance can't wait to find that special human of his very own who he can love and protect for the rest of his life - might that special someone be you? Photos courtesy of Angels Among Us Pet Rescue.
Terrance can’t wait to find that special human of his very own who he can love and protect for the rest of his life — might that special someone be you? (Photos courtesy of Angels Among Us Pet Rescue)

Yard requirements: Terrance doesn’t require a fenced-in back yard as long as he is taken outside and walked regularly.

Kids: Due to his size and strength, he would do best with kids 12 years and older.

Dogs and cats: Terrance would prefer to be the only pet. He likes his personal space and can become grumpy when other dogs try to engage him in play.

Health issues: None.

His story: Terrance was left behind at his home when his owners moved away. Luckily a neighbor noticed him and called animal control. Angels rescued him from the shelter in January 2015.

His ideal forever home: Terrence would like to live with a single person looking for a best friend and loyal protector. He loves to be pampered and would be happy just to stay by his person’s side.

Contact info: Email adopt@angelsrescue.org.

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Lisa Plummer Savas

A devoted dog mom, journalist, and animal activist, Lisa uses her writing to spread awareness about animal welfare and cruelty issues. She lives in Atlanta with two spoiled German Shepherds, one entitled Pug, and a very understanding husband. Read more of her work at her blog and website, and follow her on Twitter.

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