Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of precious puppies near you up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Raleigh, so you won't have to look far to find the perfect new pal.
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.)
Xavier, German shepherd mix
Xavier is a male German shepherd puppy being kept at Cause For Paws of NC.
Xavier has had all of his shots.
Xavier's current caretakers say:
Thank you for your interest in Zander and Xavier. The boys both like to cuddle, although Zander is always the last to calm down at the end of the day.
Apply to adopt Xavier today at Petfinder.
Pepper, terrier mix
Pepper is a female terrier puppy currently residing at Cause For Paws of NC.
Pepper has had all of her shots.
Apply to adopt Pepper today at Petfinder.
Gus, hound and Labrador retriever mix
Gus is a male hound and Labrador retriever puppy being kept at Love Mutts Rescue, Inc.
Gus is friendly as can be — he's happy to keep company with kids, dogs and cats. He has been vaccinated.
Read more about Gus on Petfinder.
Grizz is an adorable male hound puppy currently residing at Love Mutts Rescue, Inc.
Grizz loves children, dogs and cats. He has been vaccinated.
Apply to adopt Grizz today at Petfinder.
Gatsby, hound and boxer mix
Gatsby is a winsome female hound and boxer puppy staying at Love Mutts Rescue, Inc.
Gatsby will get along great with your other dogs, cats and kids. She has been vaccinated.
Gatsby's current caretakers say:
Gatsby is so sweet and loves to play with toys and cuddle with visitors.
Read more about Gatsby on Petfinder.
Fritzie, hound mix
Fritzie is a darling female hound puppy being cared for at Love Mutts Rescue, Inc.
Fritzie will get along great with kids, dogs and cats. She has been vaccinated.
Read more about Fritzie on Petfinder.
Fair, hound mix
Fair is a female hound puppy being kept at Love Mutts Rescue, Inc.
Fair is happy to keep company with other dogs. She already has had all of her shots.
Read more about Fair on Petfinder.