These Louisville-based canines are up for adoption and in need of a good home

These Louisville-based canines are up for adoption and in need of a good homePhotos: Petfinder
Published on December 20, 2019

Start your day off right with some pictures of cuddly canines! There are dozens of dogs up for adoption right here in Louisville.

Hoodline partnered with Petfinder, an online adoption site that lists “more than 315,000 adoptable pets from nearly 14,000 animal shelters and rescue groups" to bring you this roundup of dogs near you.

(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.)

Lowkey, chihuahua

Lowkey is a handsome male chihuahua dog currently residing at Chihuahua Rescue & Transport Inc.

Lowkey gets along well with other dogs. Lowkey would prefer a home without small children. Lowkey is neutered, has had all his shots and is already house-trained.

Notes on Lowkey:

My name is Lowkey, and as you can see I am a very handsome gentleman. I am very shy even, but once I get comfortable with you, I will want to be your constant companion. 

Apply to adopt Lowkey today at Petfinder.

Rocco, bull terrier

Rocco is a sweet male bull terrier dog currently residing at Saving Sunny, Inc.

Rocco wants to be your one and only: He will need a home free of other dogs and cats. His vaccinations are up to date, he is neutered and he has mastered his house-training etiquette.

Rocco's current caretakers say:

This spunky seven year old, Rocco, will make you fall in love moments after meeting him. He will thrive as an only dog, as he was probably not socialized in his early life. He loves to play with toys and snuggle. He is a lap dog, for sure. 

Read more about how to adopt Rocco on Petfinder.

Ellie, German shepherd

Ellie is an adorable female German shepherd dog being cared for at Tier Haven Rescue, Inc.

She is spayed, and she has had all her shots.

Notes from Ellie's caretakers:

Ellie is a striking young female Shepherd. Ellie is a loyal and loving young Shepherd who is looking forward to a forever home. Ellie can be a friendly, social and playful girl when properly introduced to new people. 

Read more about how to adopt Ellie on Petfinder.

Pepper, German shepherd

Pepper is a winsome female German shepherd dog in the care of Tier Haven Rescue, Inc.

Her vaccinations are up to date, and she's spayed.

Here's what Pepper's friends at Tier Haven Rescue, Inc. think of her:

Pepper is a beautiful and wise girl. She is a laid back girl and is looking forward to having a family of her own. Pepper enjoys people but is not an overly affectionate girl. She has her routines, likes them and appreciates the people that are part of them.

Read more about Pepper on Petfinder.

Paco, chihuahua

Paco is a male chihuahua dog being cared for at Chihuahua Rescue & Transport Inc.

He's vaccinated and neutered.

Notes from Paco's caretakers:

Paco He is litter box and crate trained. He is very good about using his litter box. Paco will also use the outdoor facilities, too. He does like his crate and will nap in it throughout the day, having the freedom to go in or out whenever he chooses. 

Read more about Paco on Petfinder.

Shorty, chihuahua

Shorty is a darling male chihuahua dog being kept at Chihuahua Rescue & Transport Inc.

He already has had all of his shots, and he is neutered.

Shorty's current caretakers say:

Shorty gets along just fine with other dogs. He needs someone with an infinite amount of love and patience. Shorty is quiet, crate trained and extremely cute. 

Read more about Shorty on Petfinder.

Baby Ruthie, German shepherd and cattle dog mix

Baby Ruthie is a charming female German shepherd and cattle dog mix currently housed at Tier Haven Rescue, Inc.

Baby Ruthie will get along great with your other dogs. She is spayed and has had all her shots.

Baby Ruthie's current caretakers say:

Baby Ruthie is slow to warm up to new people. Treats and getting on her level quickly win her heart, though. Once she gets to know you, she is a very snuggly girl who enjoys getting belly rubs and all the attention. 

Read more about how to adopt Baby Ruthie on Petfinder.

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