Harrison is a 1-year-old, neutered male pit bull mix. He weighs
around 60 pounds and has a gorgeous face with one blue eye and one
Harrison was surrendered to the shelter on New Year's Day, and
he was initially very timid and shy but never aggressive. With
patience, he has come out of his shell and is great with all people,
although it sometimes takes him a minute to warm up to strangers.
Harrison is quite docile and calm, especially for his age. He is quite
content to sit quietly by your feet, but if you invite him to, he will
also jump up and plant a big kiss on your face.
He appears to be
housebroken, walks beautifully on a leash and knows some basic
commands. Although it is difficult to gauge for certain in a shelter
environment, he appears to be quite friendly with other dogs, both large
Harrison can be seen at East Valley Animal Care and Control
Center. The shelter's address is 14409 Vanowen Street (just East of Van
Nuys Blvd.), Van Nuys, CA 91405.
Hours of operation are Tuesday
through Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
on Sundays. The shelter is closed on Mondays. The telephone number is
Any inquiries about Harrison should include his animal
ID number, A1445513.