Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of delightful doggies up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Minneapolis, so you won't have to look far to find the perfect new pal.
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.)
Marshall, cane corso and pit bull terrier mix
Marshall is a lovable male cane corso and pit bull terrier mix currently residing at UnbreakaBULL Pit Bull Rescue.
Marshall is a social animal — he'll get along great with other dogs, cats and kids. He's mastered his house-training etiquette. He's already neutered and vaccinated.
More on Marshall:
Oh my goodness! I love toys, especially those soft and fluffy stuffed ones. I love to shred those to bits!
Apply to adopt Marshall today at Petfinder.
Nova, Siberian husky and Alaskan malamute mix
Nova is an adorable female Siberian husky and Alaskan malamute mix in the care of MUSHR - Minnesota's Unwanted Siberian Husky Rescue.
Nova is looking for cat-free home. Have no fear: She's already house-trained. She's spayed, and she has had all her shots.
Read more about Nova on Petfinder.
Harley, rottweiler and Labrador retriever mix
Harley is a darling female rottweiler and Labrador retriever mix currently residing at Pet Haven Inc. of Minnesota.
Harley is ready to make friends — she'll get along great with children, cats or dogs. She's already house-trained. Harley is already spayed and vaccinated.
From Harley's current caretaker:
Harley is a wonderful mix of mellow, quiet and playful!
Apply to adopt Harley today at Petfinder.
Riley, Doberman pinscher
Riley is a male Doberman pinscher dog staying at Doberman Rescue Minnesota.
He's been vaccinated and neutered. He's mastered his house-training etiquette.
Riley's current caretakers say:
He absolutely loves to go on long walks with his foster mom and enjoys being outside!
Read more about how to adopt Riley on Petfinder.
Lucky, beagle and rottweiler mix
Lucky is a female beagle and rottweiler mix being cared for at Minnesota Basset Rescue.
Lucky gets along well with other dogs. Her ideal forever home would be a cat-free environment. She's already house-trained. Her vaccinations are up to date, and she's spayed.
More on Lucky:
I love being outside, taking walks and going for car rides. I’m very good at the vet and I love meeting new people.
Apply to adopt Lucky today at Petfinder.
Toretto, pit bull terrier and mastiff mix
Toretto is a sweet male pit bull terrier and mastiff mix staying at Heading Home K9 Rescue.
Fear not: He is already house-trained. Toretto is already neutered, and he has had all his shots.
Here's what Toretto's friends at Heading Home K9 Rescue think of him:
He listens when called and knows basic commands. He just wants to please his humans in every way, including share as many experiences with them as he can.
Read more about Toretto on Petfinder.