Interested in adopting a pet — or just taking a peek at some delightful doggies up for adoption? There are dozens of darling dogs up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Louisville.
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 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.)
Bruce, Doberman pinscher
Bruce is a darling male Doberman pinscher dog being kept at Bluegrass Doberman Rescue.
Bruce gets along well with other dogs, but his ideal forever home would be a cat-free environment. He has all of his shots, is neutered and has mastered his house-training etiquette.
From Bruce's current caretaker:
This happy and handsome boy is Bruce. So far, he has been a wonderful guy, friendly with those he’s met and gets along with other dogs.
Apply to adopt Bruce today at Petfinder.
Maybelle is a female beagle dog in the care of MisPits and Friends Rescue.
Maybelle plays well with others — she loves children, dogs or cats. Fear not: She's already house-trained. Maybelle is already spayed, and she has all her shots.
Read more about Maybelle on Petfinder.
Love, rat terrier and Jack Russell terrier mix
Love is an adorable female rat terrier and Jack Russell terrier mix being cared for at MisPits and Friends Rescue.
Love is a social animal — she gets along well with cats, dogs and kids. She has mastered her house-training etiquette and is already spayed and vaccinated.
Apply to adopt Love today at Petfinder.
Pappy, pit bull terrier and Boston terrier mix
Pappy is a male pit bull terrier and Boston terrier mix being kept at MisPits and Friends Rescue.
Pappy is happy to keep company with other dogs. His vaccinations are up to date, and he's neutered and house-trained.
Read more about Pappy on Petfinder.
Romo, cane corso
Romo is a lovable male cane corso dog currently housed at MisPits and Friends Rescue.
Romo is a true family dog, and children will love him. No other pets please: He is looking for forever home without other dogs or cats. He already has all of his shots, is neutered and is house-trained. Romo is a special needs pet, so please inquire about his specific care requirements.
Read more about Romo on Petfinder.
Ella, rottweiler mix
Ella is a darling female rottweiler mix being cared for at No Kill Louisville.
Ella is the life of the party, and she's happy to keep company with other dogs. She is already house-trained, has all of her shots and is spayed.
Ella's current caretakers say:
Meet Ella. Ella is so sweet and calm. She has blossomed into such a sweet, loving and well-behaved little lady. Ella is good with other dogs and children.
Apply to adopt Ella today at Petfinder.
Mollie, Siberian husky and shepherd mix
Mollie is a darling female Siberian husky and shepherd mix being cared for at Shamrock Pet Foundation Inc.
Mollie's ideal forever home would be a cat-free environment. She has mastered her house-training etiquette, is spayed and has all her shots.
From Mollie's current caretaker:
If loyalty is a characteristic you admire and cherish you will absolutely find it in Mollie. If you open your heart to Mollie she will become your best friend and a loving family member.
Apply to adopt Mollie today at Petfinder.