Interested in adopting a pet — or just gazing at some delightful doggies up for adoption? There are dozens of deserving dogs up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Oakland.
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.)
Twister, Yorkshire terrier mix
Twister is a male Yorkshire terrier mix being cared for at Bella Vita Rescue.
Twister is friendly as can be, and he's happy to keep company with other dogs. Fear not: He's already house-trained, neutered and vaccinated.
Twister's current caretakers say:
Twister is a very sweet and playful Yorkie mix.
Read more about Twister on Petfinder.
Momo, dachshund and chihuahua mix
Momo is a male dachshund and chihuahua mix being cared for at Hopalong Animal Rescue.
Momo is eager to make friends — he loves other dogs. He has mastered his house-training etiquette, and he's already vaccinated and neutered.
From Momo's current caretaker:
He's the cuddliest, sweetest little lap dog. He loves walks, running and cuddling.
Apply to adopt Momo today at Petfinder.
Bert, terrier and chihuahua mix
Bert is a male terrier and chihuahua mix being kept at Oakland Animal Services.
Bert is vaccinated.
Apply to adopt Bert today at Petfinder.
Olive is a lovable female chihuahua staying at Oakland Animal Services.
Read more about how to adopt Olive on Petfinder.
Oso, German shepherd mix
Oso is an adorable male German shepherd mix currently residing at East Bay SPCA - Oakland Adoption Center.
Oso's current caretakers say:
Oso is a big, affable guy and a true goofball. He's active and cheery and really good company, and he doesn't seem to even notice that he's missing a front leg. He is a happy-all-the-time, fun-loving boy, a large hearty dog always looking for someone who loves to laugh and play around. He's a dog on a mission to please you.
Read more about Oso on Petfinder.
Hailey, chihuahua mix
Hailey is a female chihuahua mix being cared for at East Bay SPCA - Oakland Adoption Center.
She's already been spayed.
Hailey's current caretakers say:
Hailey might make you think of an elegant Lladro ceramic figurine, with her delicate coloring of white and fawn. She is playful, trusting and a pleasant companion.
Read more about Hailey on Petfinder.
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