Inland Empire/ Fun & Entertainment
Published on September 06, 2019
Looking to adopt a pet? Here are 5 cuddly canines to adopt now in RiversidePhotos: Petfinder

Interested in adopting a pet — or just gazing at some delightful doggies up for adoption? There are dozens of great dogs up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Riverside.

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.)

Samuel, mixed breed

Samuel is a lovable male mixed breed dog currently residing at the Mary S. Roberts Pet Adoption Center.

He has had all of his shots, and he's neutered.

Samuel's current caretakers say:

If you're looking for a lap dog, he's your guy. Samuel is fun-loving and energetic and is always happy to see you come home.

Apply to adopt Samuel today at Petfinder.

Riley, mixed breed

Riley is a charming female mixed breed dog being kept at the Mary S. Roberts Pet Adoption Center.

She is spayed, and she has had all her shots.

Here's more on Riley:

She is a super sweet girl with lots of love to give, and gets along great with dogs her size, kids, and — so far — cats. Her favorite toy is a squeaky football.

Read more about how to adopt Riley on Petfinder.

Shasta, husky

Shasta is a lovable male husky dog in the care of the Foster Army Animal Rescue.

Shasta loves other dogs. Shasta is already neutered and vaccinated.

From Shasta's current caretaker:

Shasta is a very playful, loving and active puppy. He will need a family that will work on his doggy manners, take him hiking and camping, and let him curl up on their lap — if he can fit.

Read more about how to adopt Shasta on Petfinder.

Kusko, mixed breed

Kusko is a male mixed breed dog in the care of the Mary S. Roberts Pet Adoption Center.

He's already neutered and vaccinated.

Here's what Kusko's friends at Mary S. Roberts Pet Adoption Center think of him:

Since he's very strong and athletic, Kusko loves getting exercise in the great outdoors on a hike or jog. He's also a great companion at the beach.

Apply to adopt Kusko today at Petfinder.

Obi, chihuahua and dachshund mix

Obi is a male chihuahua and dachshund mix being kept at the Foster Army Animal Rescue.

Obi is a social animal, and he loves children, cats or dogs. He's mastered his house-training etiquette. He's been vaccinated and neutered.

From Obi's current caretaker:

He is well-behaved and has good manners, and is extra wiggly and ready to warm your heart and lap.

Apply to adopt Obi today at Petfinder.

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