Heartbreaking: Maxwell sits and waits for help in Texas shelter

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In Arlington, Texas, a one-year-old terrier mix named Maxwell sits and waits for help in an Arlington, Texas shelter. His photo is heartbreaking, and it has been shared more than 9,000 times on social media, yet no one has come forward to adopt him.

Maxwell’s advocate visited him today at Arlington Animal Services at Green Oaks and again shared his photos. Check out the “heart” on his nose.

Petango Adoption Listing:

  • Breed: Terrier, American Pit Bull / Mix
  • Age: 1y  Gender: Male
  • Color: White / Tan
  • Spayed/Neutered: No
  • Size: Large              ID# 43092485

Maxwell’s plight can be followed here.

Share his story with approved rescue organizations, friends, family and social media contacts. Sharing saves lives.The shelter opens at 10:00 a.m. on Monday. Any interested person should email the shelter with his ID# so they know you’re interested in him. Click the “email the shelter” link:




(817) 459-5898

1000 SE Green Oaks Boulevard ARLINGTON TX 76018 

(Please note Pet Rescue Report is not the point of contact.)

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