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English Mastiff (short coat)  : :  Female (spayed)  : :  Adult  : :  Large

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About Piper (Hassenfritz)

  • Status: Adopted!
  • Adoption Fee: $325
  • Species: Dog
  • General Color: Brindle
  • Color: Brindle
  • Current Size: 130 Pounds
  • Current Age: 8 Years 3 Months (best estimate)
  • Microchipped: Yes
  • Housetrained: Yes

Piper is a 130 lb, 7 year old beautiful brindle Neo-Mastiff looking for a home to love her.  

Likes: Piper loves belly rubs, taking walks, playing with her favorite stuffies - a pink flamingo and a dragon – and, of course she loves snuggling on the sofa!

Dislikes:  She STRONGLY dislikes nail trims. Many methods have been tried, but she does not like her nails clipped.

Personality: Happy, playful and loves attention!

Temperament: Laid back and happy to be around family.

Energy level:  Piper can be very playful and energetic when playing with toys.  She gets very excited when people come home and will immediately bring a toy to greet visitors.

Favorite activities:  Walks and playing tug-of-war.

Good with cats, dogs, and kids (over 6)?:  She has lived with cats at her original home and currently lives with a senior chihuahua.

Not good with: Has not been tested with large dogs.

Housetrained:  Yes and will “talk” softly when needing to go out.

Crate trained: Unknown

Requires a fenced yard (physical fence and/or invisible fence)?  Fenced yard is highly recommended because she will start to bolt if something catches her eye.  She will immediately stop once she is called.

Walks well on a leash?  Yes

Challenges: Nail trims and staying aware of distractions when on walks

Any Medical issues?  None

What would be the best kind of home?  A home with a fenced yard and plenty of time for play.  Piper is a very young 7 years old!


Application Fees, Adoption Donations and Rescue Policy: Please know that 100% of our funds are used for rescuing the dogs.

Our rescue policy requires the following:

  • Adopters must have their primary residence in one of the following states: Pennsylvania, Ohio, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia, Virginia, and parts of North Carolina and parts of New York.
  • We will not adopt a giant breed dog to homes where the dog will have access to highly varnished hardwood steps inside the home. Any inside steps to which the dog(s) have access, must have carpeting, securely fixed stair treads, or a non-skid surface. We encourage you to remediate potential safety issues while your application is under review, prior to the home visit.
  • Methods or devices using pain or force on the dog to control the dog, or to deter undesirable behavior is prohibited.
  • Applications for giant breed dogs must be submitted by the property owner.
  • Homes with children under 6 years of age will not be approved for adoption.
  • Homes with children should have a fenced yard.
  • Pets currently in the applicant's home must have a history of appropriate veterinary care. Veterinary records will be checked.
  • All references must be checked before any visitation of the dog is permitted at the foster home.
  • All family members must be present during the home visit to the applicant's home.
  • Any dog(s) in the applicant's home must have an introductory meeting with the rescue dog being considered, before any adoption can be completed.
  • Homes with intact dogs will not be approved for adoption. Exceptions to this policy can be found on the Adoptable Dog Page.

For additional information please review our FAQs or contact mastiffstomutts@gmail.com

Mastiffs To Mutts Rescue reserves the right to approve or deny any adoption that occurs through this organization without disclosure.  We reserve the right to make exceptions for special circumstances.

More about Piper (Hassenfritz)

Good with Cats, Good with Kids

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