Interested in adopting a pet — or just gazing at some delightful doggies up for adoption? There are dozens of great dogs up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Omaha.
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.)
Roxy, German shorthaired pointer
Roxy is a winsome female German shorthaired pointer being kept at Great Plains Pointer Rescue.
Roxy loves other dogs. Great Plains Pointer Rescue, however, recommends she be placed in a home without small children. Have no fear: She's already house-trained, spayed and neutered.
Roxy's current caretakers say:
Roxy is a sweet little girl with a lot of energy, and will need another dog to play with. She loves to watch anything that moves in the yard, but is working on her basic obedience and recall. At night, she is ready to snuggle in for cuddles!
Apply to adopt Roxy today at Petfinder.
Cooper, Cairn terrier and chihuahua mix
Cooper is a charming male Cairn terrier and chihuahua mix in the care of Wag N Train Terrier Rescue.
Cooper is friendly as can be — he's happy to keep company with cats, dogs and children. He's already vaccinated and neutered. He has mastered his house-training etiquette.
Here's what Cooper's friends at Wag N Train Terrier Rescue think of him:
This little guy has perfect house manners and will make a wonderful, low-key companion for a lucky person. Cooper curls up on the bed and night and sleeps until you tell him it's time to get up. He's a happy guy who loves to cuddle and follows you from room to room.
Read more about how to adopt Cooper on Petfinder.
Miley, dachshund and chihuahua mix
Miley is a sweet female dachshund and chihuahua mix staying at Nebraska Dachshund Rescue.
Miley gets along well with other dogs. Fear not: She is already house-trained, vaccinated and spayed.
Here's a note from Miley:
I am a Chiweenie. I'm a super sweet girl that loves everyone and everything.
Read more about how to adopt Miley on Petfinder.
Maggie is a female pug in the care of Pug Partners Of Nebraska.
Maggie is friendly as can be — she loves other dogs. Maggie is spayed and vaccinated.
Here's what Maggie's friends at Pug Partners Of Nebraska think of her:
Maggie will idealy be adopted with Mitchie.
Apply to adopt Maggie today at Petfinder.
Mitchie is a darling female pug dog being kept at Pug Partners Of Nebraska.
Mitchie is a social animal, and she gets along well with other dogs. She is vaccinated and spayed.
Read more about how to adopt Mitchie on Petfinder.
Zala, husky mix
Zala is an adorable female husky mix being kept at Hands, Hearts and Paws.
Zala is a social butterfly — she'll get along great with other dogs. She's vaccinated and spayed.
Notes from Zala's caretakers:
Zala is a sweet and spunky husky. She loves to go on walks or runs. She loves to play with tennis balls an toys, and she loves to interact with other dogs.
Apply to adopt Zala today at Petfinder.
Masha, mastiff mix
Masha is a darling female mastiff mix in the care of Hands, Hearts and Paws.
She has had all her shots.
From Masha's current caretaker:
She is a big goofy puppy at heart, and she never ceases to amuse. She loves playing with toys of all kinds, and believe it or not, she doesn't destroy her stuffies right away. Her other favorite pastime is treeing squirrels.
Read more about how to adopt Masha on Petfinder.
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