Interested in adopting a pet — or just taking a peek at some delightful doggies up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing dogs up for adoption at animal shelters in and around New Orleans.
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.)
Luca Ray, mastiff
Luca Ray is a sweet male mastiff dog being cared for at Take Paws Rescue.
Luca Ray will get along great with other dogs. Good news: He is already house-trained and has been vaccinated.
From Luca Ray's current caretaker:
Meet Luca, a 1-1/12 year, 82 pound goof ball. He is a gentle giant Corso Mastiff. However, little critters should stay away. Luca is undergoing treatment for heart worms and will also be undergoing formal training for basic commands.
Read more about Luca Ray on Petfinder.
Motley, Catahoula leopard dog and border collie mix
Motley is a female Catahoula leopard dog and border collie mix being kept at Take Paws Rescue.
Motley is happy to keep company with cats, dogs and children. She has had all her shots and is already house-trained.
Notes from Motley's caretakers:
Motley is a stunning catahoula mix and about a year old. Recovering from an abusive past, once she trusts someone, she wants to constantly be close to that person and loved on.
Apply to adopt Motley today at Petfinder.
Keats, boxer and Staffordshire bull terrier mix
Keats is a lovable male boxer and Staffordshire bull terrier mix in the care of Take Paws Rescue.
Keats is happy to keep company with children, cats or dogs. He is already house-trained, neutered and vaccinated.
More about Keats:
My name is Keats and I'm about 2 years old and a boxer mix. I'm a very sweet boy, I love cuddling and I really don't ask for much. I'm waiting for a family of my own, where I can feel safe and love for the rest of my life.
Read more about Keats on Petfinder.
Molly Moo, Jack Russell terrier mix
Molly Moo is a charming female Jack Russell terrier mix being kept at Take Paws Rescue.
Molly Moo is a social butterfly that loves cats and dogs. No need to worry: She's already house-trained and has been vaccinated.
From Molly Moo's current caretaker:
Molly is a sweet and loving little girl, about 11 pounds and about 1 year old. She came into rescue with a slight limp but very happy and in good spirits. Molly likes to snuggle and give gentle kisses.
Apply to adopt Molly Moo today at Petfinder.
Garrett, Labrador retriever mix
Garrett is a male Labrador retriever mix being kept at Take Paws Rescue.
Garrett is friendly as can be and gets along well with other dogs. He has been vaccinated and has mastered his house-training etiquette.
Hi, I’m Garrett and I’m 3 to 4 years old. I’m heartworm positive, but will start my treatment soon. I just had a visit to the doctor and I have a little bit of weight to gain and will soon be neutered. I love belly rubs, giving kisses and cuddling. I can sit, shake and stay on command and I also stand and give hugs to my humans.
Apply to adopt Garrett today at Petfinder.
Dixie, boxer mix
Dixie is a female boxer mix currently residing at Take Paws Rescue.
Dixie gets along well with other dogs. No need to worry: She is already house-trained and vaccinated.
Notes from Dixie's caretakers:
Dixie is a one year old boxer mix, approximately 40 lbs. She can be a little shy at first, but she quickly warms up and loves affection.
Apply to adopt Dixie today at Petfinder.
Tabasco, pit bull terrier
Tabasco is a male pit bull terrier dog being kept at ARNO (Animal Rescue New Orleans).
Tabasco is looking for cat-free forever home. He is neutered and he has had all his shots. Tabasco has mastered his house-training etiquette.
More about Tabasco:
Hi! I'm Tabasco. I'm a sweet young boy looking for the porch swing of my dreams to hang out on. I'm about 2 years old and 40 lbs. I love people and walk on my leash very well. Come meet me today and find out how sweet I am for yourself.
Read more about how to adopt Tabasco on Petfinder.
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