Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of cuddly canines up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Memphis, so you won't have to look far to find the perfect fit.
Hoodline used data from Petfinder to power this roundup of dogs available for adoption near you. Read on to meet some friendly, furry locals.
(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.)
Joey, black Labrador retriever
Joey is a sweet male black Labrador retriever dog in the care of St. Francis Animal Rescue Refuge (SFARR).
Joey loves other dogs. He's mastered his house-training etiquette. Joey is already neutered and vaccinated.
Joey's current caretakers say:
He’s great at catch and will bring the ball back to you for you to throw it again and again. He loves ice cubes and treats and will go in his house/kennel when you ask him to.
Read more about how to adopt Joey on Petfinder.
Weeko, boxer and hound mix
Weeko is a female boxer and hound mix being cared for at St. Francis Animal Rescue Refuge (SFARR).
Weeko gets along well with children, cats or dogs. She's mastered her house-training etiquette. She has been vaccinated and spayed.
Here's what Weeko's friends at St. Francis Animal Rescue Refuge (SFARR) think of her:
She is the best dog ever and always a happy girl.
Read more about how to adopt Weeko on Petfinder.
Precious, schnauzer mix
Precious is a winsome female schnauzer mix currently housed at Perfect Match Animal Rescue.
Precious loves to socialize — she loves children, cats or dogs. She is already vaccinated and spayed. She's already house-trained. Precious is a special needs pet, so please inquire about her specific care requirements.
From Precious' current caretaker:
She has a wonderful personality and loves to play with her teddy bear and fetch, but when you’re ready to relax she is a perfect lap dog and bed partner.
Read more about how to adopt Precious on Petfinder.
Charlie, Labrador retriever mix
Charlie is a handsome male Labrador retriever mix currently residing at ALIVE Rescue Memphis.
Charlie gets along well with other dogs. He already has had all of his shots, and he is neutered. He's mastered his house-training etiquette.
More on Charlie:
I have really good manners for such a young pup and I'm content going in my kennel when my mom goes to work. I'm about as friendly as you could possibly imagine a dog can be.
Read more about Charlie on Petfinder.
Heather, terrier mix
Heather is a lovable female terrier mix currently housed at Dogs 2nd Chance.
Heather is the life of the party — she gets along well with other dogs. She's vaccinated and spayed. She's already house-trained.
Heather's current caretakers say:
She loves to play ball and the occasional zoomie around the yard. Mostly she's pretty laid back, doesn't jump, sits and gives a full body wag!
Apply to adopt Heather today at Petfinder.
Marcel, boxer mix
Marcel is a male boxer mix in the care of Streetdog Foundation.
Marcel is a social animal, and he's happy to keep company with other dogs, cats and children. Marcel is neutered, and he has had all his shots. He is already house-trained.
From Marcel's current caretaker:
Marcel is a happy, playful pup with lots of energy.
Read more about Marcel on Petfinder.
Guiseppe, American bulldog mix
Guiseppe is a lovable male American bulldog mix being kept at ALIVE Rescue Memphis.
Guiseppe will get along great with other dogs. He is vaccinated and neutered. He's already house-trained.
More on Guiseppem:
I’m a chill sweet boy who loves to max and relax. I’m great on a leash and don’t mind a stroll around the park, but I seriously adore time on the couch.
Apply to adopt Guiseppe today at Petfinder.
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