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Meet or 23ABC Pet of the Week, Triton!

Posted at 12:27 PM, Jul 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-14 15:27:05-04

23ABC's Pet of the Week, Triton, is a tripod Terrier-mix.


Marley's Mutt's rescued him from the Kern County Animal Services shelter.


While Marley's Mutt's does not know his exact age, he is believed to be around four-years-old.


Triton was rescued after being involved in a car crash. His right hind leg was badly wounded and had become infected, forcing officials at Kern County Animal Services to have the leg amputated.


He is also blind in his left eye, another casualty of the accident.


Triton however is active and very friendly. He plays well with children, other dogs and even cats.


He is leash and kennel trained and would be a great fit for your family.


If you would like more information about Triton or any of the pets featured on 23ABC’s Pet of the Week, please contact Marley’s Mutts at 661-556-7178 or send them an email to You can also visit their website or their Facebook page.


Marley’s Mutts is a registered 501(c)3  non-profit organization that rescues, rehabilitates, and trains death row dogs from Kern County’s high-kill animal shelters in hopes of finding them ‘fur’ever homes.