Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of adorable pups up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Raleigh, so you won't have to look far to find the perfect fit.
Hoodline used data from Petfinder to power this roundup of puppies 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.)
Bagel, beagle and hound mix
Bagel is an adorable male beagle and hound puppy in the care of Cause For Paws of NC.
He is vaccinated.
Read more about how to adopt Bagel on Petfinder.
Charlie, terrier and hound mix
Charlie is a handsome male terrier and hound puppy being kept at Cause For Paws of NC.
Charlie has had all of his shots.
From Charlie's current caretaker:
Charlie has the best personality! He is playful with his sister but also just loves to chill.
Apply to adopt Charlie today at Petfinder.
Dora, terrier and hound mix
Dora is a female terrier and hound puppy being cared for at Cause For Paws of NC.
She has been vaccinated.
Here's what Dora's friends at Cause For Paws of NC think of her:
Dora is so spunky! She has no problem letting you know she is around. She will cuddle when she is ready to sleep and loves the backs of her ears rubbed.
Apply to adopt Dora today at Petfinder.
Koala, feist and beagle mix
Koala is a charming male feist and beagle puppy being cared for at Heaven and Earth Animal Rescue Team (HEART).
Koala gets along well with children, dogs or cats. He's already been vaccinated.
Read more about Koala on Petfinder.
Misty, German shepherd
Misty is an adorable female German shepherd puppy being cared for at German Shepherd Rescue and Adoption.
Misty loves other dogs. She's already been house-trained. Misty has been vaccinated.
Misty's current caretakers say:
Misty is good with older children and farm animals. There's a little bit of angel and a little bit of devil in this girl! Hide the remote and make room on your lap.
Apply to adopt Misty today at Petfinder.
Oatmeal, mixed breed
Oatmeal is a male mixed breed puppy being kept at Freedom Ride Rescue.
He has had all of his shots.
Apply to adopt Oatmeal today at Petfinder.