Interested in adopting a pet — or just gazing at some cuddly canines up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing dogs up for adoption at animal shelters in and around El Paso.
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.)
Max, boxer mix
Max is a handsome male boxer mix being cared for at the Humane Society of El Paso.
He's already neutered and vaccinated. He's mastered his house-training etiquette.
From Max's current caretaker:
This big goofball loves playing fetch with a tennis ball, and loves being chased by you. He walks well on a leash, especially when you're practicing leash training, and he'd make a wonderful jogging companion. This smart boy already knows "sit," and "paw."
Read more about Max on Petfinder.
Bella, terrier mix
Bella is an adorable female terrier mix in the care of the Animal Rescue League of El Paso.
Bella is ready to make friends, and she'll get along great with your other dogs. Fear not: She's already house-trained. She has had all of her shots, and she's spayed.
Here's more on Bella:
She is a super sweet girl.
Read more about Bella on Petfinder.
Nico, mixed breed
Nico is a male mixed breed dog currently housed at the Animal Rescue League of El Paso.
Nico will get along great with other dogs. He already has had all of his shots, and he is neutered.
Nico's current caretakers say:
He is super sweet and just wants to be around other dogs and people. We don't know what the story is about the missing part of his ear – he does have some other scars – but whatever it was it did not affect his disposition. He's just a big goofy loving boy.
Apply to adopt Nico today at Petfinder.
Pria is a darling female Weimaraner dog being kept at the Animal Rescue League of El Paso.
She already has had all of her shots, and she's spayed.
Notes from Pria's caretakers:
She is just precious, very calm and quiet and sweet. Pria is only 9 months old so she has a little more growing to do.
Read more about how to adopt Pria on Petfinder.
Bullet, miniature pinscher
Bullet is a male miniature pinscher dog being kept at the Animal Rescue League of El Paso.
Bullet is happy to keep company with other dogs. He's already neutered and vaccinated.
Bullet's current caretakers say:
He is just precious and loves being around everyone. He is only 10 months old loves his toys.
Read more about Bullet on Petfinder.
Copper is a male Pekingese dog being cared for at the Animal Rescue League of El Paso.
Copper is a social butterfly — he gets along well with other dogs. He's vaccinated and neutered.
From Copper's current caretaker:
We are not sure what this boy has gone through but he wants love and attention. He is about 4 years old.
Apply to adopt Copper today at Petfinder.
Bucks, retriever mix
Bucks is a lovable male retriever mix being kept at the Humane Society of El Paso.
He's vaccinated and neutered.
Read more about how to adopt Bucks on Petfinder.