Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of delightful doggies up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Chicago, so you won't have to look far to find the perfect fit.
Hoodline used data from Petfinder to power this roundup of dogs 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.)
Dio, pit bull terrier mix
Dio is a lovable male pit bull terrier mix staying at One Tail at a Time.
He's mastered his house-training etiquette. His vaccinations are up to date, and he's neutered.
Dio's current caretakers say:
He loves to cuddle and lounge up against you on cold winter days but will also happily encourage you to get outside and explore the great outdoors!
Read more about how to adopt Dio on Petfinder.
Ruby, rottweiler and coonhound mix
Ruby is a charming female rottweiler and coonhound mix staying at Friends of Petraits.
No other pets please: Ruby is looking for forever home without other dogs or cats. Friends of Petraits recommends Ruby be placed in a home without small children. No need to worry: She's already house-trained. Her vaccinations are up to date, and she is spayed.
From Ruby's current caretaker:
She’s well-behaved in the home and not at all destructive.
Read more about Ruby on Petfinder.
Rosey, pit bull terrier
Rosey is a female pit bull terrier dog currently housed at Friends of Petraits.
Rosey will get along great with your other dogs. Her ideal forever home would be a cat-free environment. Friends of Petraits, however, wants to place her in a home without small children. She is already house-trained. Rosey is already spayed, and she has had all her shots.
Apply to adopt Rosey today at Petfinder.
Hobbes, pit bull terrier and boxer mix
Hobbes is a male pit bull terrier and boxer mix being cared for at Friends of Petraits.
Hobbes loves other dogs. His ideal forever home would be a cat-free environment. Hobbes is looking for a home without small children. No need to worry: He is already house-trained. He has had all of his shots, and he is neutered.
Read more about Hobbes on Petfinder.
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