Interested in adopting a pet — or just gazing at some adorable pups near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing puppies up for adoption at animal shelters in and around New Orleans.
Animal shelters and pet rescue groups work hard to care for unhoused pets and connect them to loving homes. Hoodline used data from Petfinder to power this roundup of puppies 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.)
Missy, pit bull terrier mix
Missy is a sweet female pit bull terrier puppy being cared for at Take Paws Rescue.
Missy plays well with others, and she'll get along great with your other dogs, cats and children. She has also been vaccinated.
Missy's current caretakers say:
Missy is a very sweet and playful puppy.
Read more about Missy on Petfinder.
Rocco, Cairn terrier mix
Rocco is a male Cairn terrier puppy currently housed at Take Paws Rescue.
Rocco is a social animal, and he's happy to keep company with other dogs. He is vaccinated.
Rocco's current caretakers say:
Very friendly and playful. Rocco gets along with dogs and it seems so far he doesn’t mind cats. He loves snuggling and is very loving with other dogs.
Read more about Rocco on Petfinder.
Bagel, Labrador retriever and cocker spaniel mix
Bagel is a sweet female Labrador retriever and cocker spaniel puppy being cared for at Take Paws Rescue.
Bagel gets along well with cats, dogs and kids. Bagel has all her shots.
Here's what Bagel's friends at Take Paws Rescue think of her:
Bagel is a sweet lab/cocker spaniel mix.
Read more about Bagel on Petfinder.
Chloe, Labrador retriever and cocker spaniel mix
Chloe is a charming female Labrador retriever and cocker spaniel puppy staying at Take Paws Rescue.
Chloe is a social animal — she gets along well with kids, dogs or cats. She has all of her shots.
Apply to adopt Chloe today at Petfinder.
Maxwell, Labrador retriever and cocker spaniel mix
Maxwell is a male Labrador retriever and cocker spaniel puppy currently housed at Take Paws Rescue.
Maxwell is happy to keep company with other dogs, cats and kids. He's been vaccinated.
Read more about Maxwell on Petfinder.
Rosemary, Labrador retriever
Rosemary is a darling female Labrador retriever puppy staying at Take Paws Rescue.
Rosemary is a social butterfly — she loves kids, cats or dogs. Rosemary has all her shots.
Rosemary's current caretakers say:
She is full of energy but very loving! For such a little baby, she is a super fast runner and will need a fenced yard to keep her safe. She would do great in an active household and would make a perfect running buddy!
Read more about Rosemary on Petfinder.
Cooper, Labrador retriever and Catahoula leopard dog mix
Cooper is a darling male Labrador retriever and Catahoula leopard dog puppy being kept at Take Paws Rescue.
Cooper is ready to make friends, and he's happy to keep company with cats, dogs and children. He has all of his shots.
Cooper's current caretakers say:
He loves to follow you around wherever you go! Anytime you call him, he comes running up to you ready to give so many kisses. Cooper is a sucker for treats and anyone that will give him attention.
Apply to adopt Cooper today at Petfinder.