Meet Bagheera, your Awesome Adoptable Dog of the Week from Lubbock Animal Services.

Bagheera's name is inspired by The Jungle Book character. Here's his story from Lubbock Animal Services:

(He) Is a 2yr old pit mix, very sweet and playful, loves other dogs and energetic, perfect for those summer morning runs, Las will provide a voucher for his neuter. Loves his treats

As a bonus, all of our Awesome Adoptable Dogs of the Week are available for a free adoption. So why not stop into Lubbock Animal Services to meet Bagheera? He could be just the new best friend you've been wanting -- and needing -- in your life.

With more than 400 dogs that currently need homes at Lubbock Animal Services, we hope that sharing some of the special dogs here will help find them a perfect home. Lubbock Animal Services is located at 3323 Southeast Loop 289 in Lubbock. You can call them at 806-775-2057.

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