Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of lovable pups up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Long Beach, so you won't have to look far to find the perfect fit.
Hoodline used data from Petfinder to power this roundup of dogs available for adoption near you. Read on to meet some friendly, furry locals.
(Details like pet availability, training, vaccinations and other features are based on data provided by Petfinder and may be subject to change; contact the shelter for the latest information.)
Sweet Charlotte, Labrador retriever and golden retriever mix
Sweet Charlotte is a female Labrador and golden retriever mix currently housed at the Canine & Kitty Co-Op.
She's mastered her house-training etiquette. She is also already vaccinated and spayed.
Notes from Sweet Charlotte's caretakers:
Charlotte is a beautiful, dainty girl. She is a bit shy at first. Once comfortable, Charlotte loves to snuggle and be silly. She's a great combination of an exercise companion and a couch potato. She has a calm, sweet demeanor and we are looking to place her into a structured household with lots of love and yard access!
Apply to adopt Sweet Charlotte today at Petfinder.
Beautiful Violette, pit bull terrier and English bulldog mix
Beautiful Violette is a sweet female pit bull terrier and English bulldog mix currently residing at Canine & Kitty Co-Op.
She is already house-trained, is already spayed and has all her shots.
Notes from Beautiful Violette's caretakers:
Violette is a beautiful girl! But Violette is not only pretty, she's also super sweet. She's affectionate and cuddly, she's calm yet energetic. Violette loves going for walks and she's up for any adventure. But she's also content just relaxing at home and taking a sunbath.
Read more about how to adopt Beautiful Violette on Petfinder.
Cute Bailey, Pomeranian and terrier mix
Cute Bailey is a winsome female Pomeranian and terrier mix in the care of the Canine & Kitty Co-Op.
She is the life of the party and loves other dogs. She's been vaccinated, spayed and has mastered her house-training etiquette.
Notes from Cute Bailey's caretakers:
Little Bailey lost her home, when her family moved. She is now in a foster home with other dogs — small and big — and she has a blast playing with them. Bailey is a bit shy at first. Once she gets comfortable, she's a super affectionate girl.
Read more about Cute Bailey on Petfinder.
Cutie Pie, chihuahua
Cutie Pie is a darling female chihuahua being cared for at Long Beach Spay Neuter.
Cutie Pie is a social animal and she'll get along great with your cats, dogs and kids. She already has all of her shots, is spayed and is already house-trained. Cutie Pie is a special needs pet, so please inquire about her specific care requirements.
Notes from Cutie Pie's caretakers:
She is the sweetest, easiest little dog. You can take her everywhere! She doesn’t need walking and she just wants to give and receive love.
Apply to adopt Cutie Pie today at Petfinder.
Lilly, Labrador retriever and American Staffordshire terrier mix
Lilly is a female Labrador retriever and American Staffordshire terrier mix being kept at the Canine & Kitty Co-Op.
Lilly loves being around people and children will love her; however, she is looking for a cat-free home. She's vaccinated and — have no fear — she has already been house-trained.
Here's what Lilly's friends at Canine & Kitty Co-Op think of her:
Lilly was rescued from Hurricane Harvey and is a happy, happy puppy who is always smiling! Loves everyone she meets and is very puppyish. A goofy girl who loves to go on car rides, on walks and to explore new things.
Read more about how to adopt Lilly on Petfinder.
Sweet Callie, Great Dane
Sweet Callie is a darling female Great Dane being cared for at Canine & Kitty Co-Op.
She is spayed, has all of her shots and is already house-trained.
Notes from Sweet Callie's caretakers:
She's absolutely adorable and sweet! Yes, she's a bit cautious with new people, but it doesn't take her long to get comfortable and then she is a total love-bug and very playful. Callie is super silly, she will make you laugh and she's very affectionate.
Read more about how to adopt Sweet Callie on Petfinder.
Sweet Coffee, Dutch shepherd and Australian shepherd mix
Sweet Coffee is a male Dutch shepherd and Australian shepherd mix staying at the Canine & Kitty Co-Op.
Fear not: He has already been house-trained. Sweet Coffee is also both neutered and vaccinated.
Notes from Sweet Coffee's caretakers:
Handsome Coffee gets attention wherever he goes. He has a beautiful brindle and soft coat and Coffee is a happy dog. When you have Coffee in your life, you will have constant entertainment, he is always up for fun.
Read more about Sweet Coffee on Petfinder.