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About Tyson

  • Status: Adopted!
  • Adoption Fee: $325
  • Species: Dog
  • Current Size: 150 Pounds
  • Current Age: 5 Years 8 Months (best estimate)
  • Fence Required: Yes(6 foot)
  • Reaction to New People: Friendly



Tyson is a 5 year old love bug. He is a sweet boy; well mannered and house trained. He will lounge around the house, but also likes to be outside. 


Likes:  People, other dogs, and toys (squeaky and ropes are his favorite).


Dislikes: B eing away from his people.


Personality:  Tyson is laid back dog - easy going, friendly. 


Temperament:  Takes medication well in cheese. Very social with people and good with kids. Travels well. Strong on leash.


Energy level:  Tyson is easy going and also likes to play and run around by himself and with other dogs.


Favorite activities : He likes playing with toys and other dogs and taking walks.


Good with cats, dogs, and kids (over 6)?:  Cats unsure. He does well with other dogs, both large and small. Good with kids.


Not good with: No issues seen.


Housetrained : Yes!


Crate trained: Yes!


Requires a fenced yard (physical fence and/or invisible fence)?  Must have a physical fence.

Walks well on a leash?  Strong on leash but with training will get better.


Challenges: Tyson  needs a fenced in yard as he’s very curious.


Any Medical issues?  Currently being treated for Lyme disease. 


What would be the best kind of home?   Tyson will do well in a family home with other dogs and kids that has a fenced in yard.


Application Fees, Adoption Donations and Rescue Policy:

Please know that 100% of our fees and donations pay for the costs of rescuing dogs. These include, but are not limited to: pull fees from shelters, veterinary examinations, vaccinations, medications and care, microchips, neuter/spay surgeries, heartworm treatments, behavior evaluations, and foster care, as needed.

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.
  • 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 Tyson

Good with Dogs, Good with Kids, Good with Adults, Requires a yard, Cratetrained, Likes to play with toys, Playful, Affectionate

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