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Want to adopt a pet? Here are 7 adorable pups to adopt now in St. Louis

Interested in adopting a pet — or just taking a peek at some precious puppies near you up for adoption? There are dozens of deserving puppies up for adoption at animal shelters in and around St. Louis.

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 puppies 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.)

Hershey, hound mix

Hershey is a sweet male hound puppy currently residing at Needy Paws Rescue.

Hershey is friendly as can be, and he's happy to keep company with cats, dogs and kids. Hershey is vaccinated. Fear not: He is already house-trained.

From Hershey's current caretaker:

Hershey is a 6 week old hound mix. He is a typical playful puppy, running and wrestling with his brothers and then is ready to cuddle for a nap with his people. Hershey will be ready to join his new family October 3, after being neutered. 

Read more about how to adopt Hershey on Petfinder.

Kit, hound mix

Kit is a lovable male hound puppy being cared for at Needy Paws Rescue.

Kit loves kids, dogs or cats. Kit has had all his shots and has mastered his house-training etiquette.

More about Kit:

Hi! My name is Kit and I'm looking for my forever home. I'm a playful puppy who is enjoying exploring the world around me. When I'm not running and playing I love being held and snuggled up.

Apply to adopt Kit today at Petfinder.

Rolo, hound mix

Rolo is a darling male hound puppy currently housed at Needy Paws Rescue.

Rolo is the life of the party and he'll get along great with kids, cats or dogs. He is vaccinated and has mastered his house-training etiquette.

Rolo's current caretakers say:

Rolo is a 6 week old hound mix. He has a content personality and can find ways to entertain himself. Rolo loves to be held and cuddled! He will be ready to join his new family October 3, after being neutered.

Read more about how to adopt Rolo on Petfinder.

Jack, Weimaraner mix

Jack is a male Weimaraner puppy being kept at Wonder Weims Rescue.

Jack gets along well with children, dogs or cats. He's mastered his house-training etiquette and has been vaccinated.

Here's what Jack's friends at Wonder Weims Rescue think of him:

These little faces are pups of Sunshine, born 3 days after she was rescued. Pups will be able to go home the week of September 14th.

Read more about how to adopt Jack on Petfinder.

Ross Geller, vizsla and Plott hound mix

Ross Geller is a sweet male vizsla and Plott hound puppy being cared for at Judy's Forgotten Jewells.

Ross Geller will get along great with your kids, dogs or cats. He is already vaccinated.

From Ross Geller's current caretaker:

Ross Geller, named after a "Friends" character, is an 11 week old Vizsla/Plott hound mix. He is looking for his forever home.

Read more about Ross Geller on Petfinder.

Phoebe Buffay, vizsla and Plott hound mix

Phoebe Buffay is a charming female vizsla and Plott hound puppy being kept at Judy's Forgotten Jewells.

Phoebe Buffay gets along well with kids, dogs or cats. She has had all her shots.

From Phoebe Buffay's current caretaker:

Meet Phoebe Buffay. This sweet girl, named after the "Friends" character Phoebe, is an 11 week old Vizsla/Plott  hound mix. Phoebe is now looking for her forever home! 

Apply to adopt Phoebe Buffay today at Petfinder.

Dallas, rottweiler and Labrador retriever mix

Dallas is an adorable male rottweiler and Labrador retriever puppy in the care of Judy's Forgotten Jewells.

Dallas is happy to keep company with other dogs, cats and children. He is vaccinated.

Dallas' current caretakers say:

Meet Dallas. We believe that he is an 11 week old Rottweiler/Lab mix. 

Apply to adopt Dallas today at Petfinder.

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