Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of lovable pups up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Charlotte, so you won't have to look far to find the perfect new pal.
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.)
Reike, border collie mix
Reike is an adorable female border collie mix currently residing at FurBabies Animal Rescue.
Reike loves other dogs. Have no fear: She is already house-trained. Reike has already had all of her shots, and she's been spayed.
From Reike's current caretaker:
Reike is beautiful, and the photos don't do her justice. Her golden eyes pop on the background of her black coat.
Read more about Reike on Petfinder.
MJ is a male hound dog currently residing at FurBabies Animal Rescue.
MJ is the life of the party — he loves other dogs. He's been neutered and vaccinated. Have no fear: MJ has already been house-trained.
Notes from MJ's caretakers:
MJ is a beautiful boy with the sweetest, most laid-back personality.
Read more about how to adopt Mj on Petfinder.
Josie, Catahoula leopard dog
Josie is an adorable female Catahoula leopard dog being cared for at Angela's Ark.
Josie is friendly as can be, and she'll get along great with other dogs. Her vaccinations are up to date, and she's been spayed. Josie has mastered her house-training etiquette.
Josie's current caretakers say:
Josie is an absolute sweetheart!
Read more about how to adopt Josie on Petfinder.
Betsy, pit bull terrier
Betsy is a darling female pit bull terrier dog in the care of North Mecklenburg Animal Rescue.
Betsy loves other dogs. Her ideal forever home would be a cat-free environment. Betsy has already been house-trained. She's already been spayed and vaccinated.
Notes from Betsy's caretakers:
Betsy can’t get enough play time with her toys. She loves throwing her toys up in the air and chasing them.
Read more about Betsy on Petfinder.
Stella, Labrador retriever and hound mix
Stella is a sweet female Labrador retriever and hound mix currently housed at North Mecklenburg Animal Rescue.
Stella loves other dogs. Have no fear: She is already house-trained. Stella has been vaccinated and spayed.
From Stella's current caretaker:
This sweet-faced lovable dog is Stella. She and her sister Charni always have a toy, a nyla bone or a ball in their mouths and can't get enough water!
Read more about Stella on Petfinder.
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