Interested in adopting a pet — or just taking a peek at some cuddly canines? There are dozens of endearing dogs up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Memphis.
Animal shelters work hard to care for unhoused pets and connect them to loving homes. Hoodline used data from Petfinder to power this roundup of dogs currently available for adoption.
(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.)
Bowie, chocolate Labrador retriever mix
Bowie is a sweet male chocolate Labrador retriever mix staying at ALIVE Rescue Memphis.
Bowie loves other dogs. He's neutered and vaccinated. He is already house-trained.
Read more about Bowie on Petfinder.
Shuga, border collie mix
Shuga is a darling female border collie mix staying at ALIVE Rescue Memphis.
Shuga is ready to make friends — she's happy to keep company with kids, cats or dogs. She's vaccinated and spayed. Have no fear: She is already house-trained.
Read more about how to adopt Shuga on Petfinder.
Olivia, terrier mix
Olivia is a darling female terrier mix staying at All Heart Animal Rescue.
Olivia wants to be your one and only: She will need a home free of other dogs and cats. She does do well with children. She's vaccinated and spayed. Good news: She is already house-trained.
From Olivia's current caretaker:
Olivia is finally ready for her turn at a loving forever home. Olivia was found wandering as a stray. She loves and trusts humans and is nothing but happy and sweet despite all she’s been through. She is really a beauty in person, with a gorgeous red coat and nose.
Read more about Olivia on Petfinder.
Sophie is an adorable female dachshund dog being kept at Perfect Match Animal Rescue.
Sophie is ready to make friends, and she'll get along great with kids, dogs or cats. Sophie is spayed and vaccinated. She's mastered her house-training etiquette.
More on Sophie:
Allow us to introduce you to sweet, beautiful Sophie. Currently in a foster home in Germantown, TN, this loving senior is ready to live out her golden years with a forever family who is happy to spoil her as much as she deserves.
Read more about how to adopt Sophie on Petfinder.
Lettie, Labrador retriever mix
Lettie is a female Labrador retriever mix currently housed at Dogs 2nd Chance.
Lettie is happy to keep company with other dogs. Lettie is spayed and vaccinated. No need to worry: She's already house-trained.
Notes from Lettie's caretakers:
Lettie may have a big girl bark, but she's just as sweet as can be and is typically very calm and quiet. Lettie has good energy and would do well in just about any environment.
Read more about Lettie on Petfinder.
Barkley, boxer and German shorthaired pointer mix
Barkley is a handsome male boxer and German shorthaired pointer mix currently residing at ALIVE Rescue Memphis.
Barkley is happy to keep company with kids, cats or dogs. Fear not: He's already house-trained. He's been vaccinated and neutered.
More on Barkley:
Barkley is a sweet and spotted guy who loves to cuddle. He also has a bit of a silly streak.
Read more about how to adopt Barkley on Petfinder.
Rizzo, Australian terrier mix
Rizzo is a male Australian terrier mix being cared for at Dogs 2nd Chance.
Rizzo gets along well with other dogs. He's vaccinated and neutered. Good news: He's already house-trained.
Read more about how to adopt Rizzo on Petfinder.
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