These Albuquerque-based pups are up for adoption and in need of a good home

These Albuquerque-based pups are up for adoption and in need of a good homePhotos: Petfinder
Published on August 30, 2019

Start your day off right by looking at some cuddly canines! There are dozens of dogs up for adoption right here in Albuquerque.

Hoodline partnered with Petfinder, an online adoption site that lists “more than 315,000 adoptable pets from nearly 14,000 animal shelters and rescue groups" to bring you this roundup of dogs near you.

(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.)

Darius, Doberman pinscher mix

Darius is a male Doberman pinscher mix currently housed at Doberman Rescue of New Mexico.

Darius is friendly as can be, and he loves other dogs, cats and children. He is already neutered, vaccinated and house-trained.

From Darius' current caretaker:

He loves running, water and rides in the car and is just an all-around playful boy. Darius enjoys playing fetch, chewing on his toys, digging and cuddling. 

Read more about how to adopt Darius on Petfinder.

Best of Show Brim, pit bull terrier

Best of Show Brim is a male pit bull terrier currently housed at Pet-a-Bulls Rescue, Inc.

Best of Show Brim loves kids, dogs and cats. He's already neutered, has had all his shots and is house-trained.

Notes on Best of Show Brim:

I'm a total house dog. I’m calm, intelligent, easy to train, affectionate, extremely gentle and very well-behaved, indoors and out.

Read more about how to adopt Best Of Show Brim on Petfinder.

Sweet Pea, chihuahua mix

Sweet Pea is a sweet female chihuahua mix in the care of Hearts of Gold Rescue of NM, Inc.

Sweet Pea loves other dogs. She is already house-trained, vaccinated and spayed.

Read more about how to adopt Sweet Pea on Petfinder.

Mercer, golden retriever mix

Mercer is a charming male golden retriever mix in the care of Hearts of Gold Rescue of NM, Inc.

Mercer is happy to keep company with other dogs. He's already house-trained, he has had all of his shots, and he's neutered.

Apply to adopt Mercer today at Petfinder.

Zorro, Newfoundland and retriever mix

Zorro is an adorable male Newfoundland and retriever mix staying at EnchantMutts, Inc.

Zorro loves cats, dogs and kids. His vaccinations are up to date, and he is neutered and house-trained.

Here's what Zorro's friends at EnchantMutts, Inc. think of him:

He is completely capable of giving some major slurps with his black spotted tongue, but he is not a drooler. He does have some great energy and needs a big yard with at least five-foot fences.  Zorro needs a family that likes to spend some time with their critters and do active fun things with them. 

Read more about how to adopt Zorro on Petfinder.

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