Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of adorable pups up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Tampa, 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.)
Sophie, American bulldog
Sophie is a sweet female American bulldog puppy currently residing at Furever Yours Pet Rescue and Placement Services.
Her ideal forever home would be a cat-free environment. She is already house-trained. She is spayed, vaccinated and heartworm negative.
Here's what Sophie's friends at Furever Yours Pet Rescue and Placement Services think of her:
Just under a year old, this active playful girl loves to run and play. She loves other dogs and is great with kids. An active family or young couple would be ideal for this girl as she is high energy. A home with a fenced yard is required.
Apply to adopt Sophie today at Petfinder.
Roxie, Labrador retriever and border collie mix
Roxie is a darling female Labrador retriever and border collie puppy staying at Paw Print Hearts Inc.
Roxie loves kids, dogs or cats. She has had all her shots.
From Roxie's current caretaker:
Roxie is a six month old pup looking for her forever home. When it comes to other dogs, she's very submissive at times, but plays rough too. She chases cats, but it's all in good fun. And if the cat stands up to her, she backs down. To meet this darling girl, apply today to adopt her.
Apply to adopt Roxie today at Petfinder.
Cali Puppy Ollie, Labrador retriever mix
Cali Puppy Ollie is a lovable male Labrador retriever puppy staying at Heidi's Legacy: Dog Rescue, Inc.
He gets along well with cats, dogs and kids. Good news: He's already house-trained. Also, he's microchipped, neutered and vaccinated. As a requirement for adoption, he will completed obedience training.
Cali Puppy Ollie's current caretakers say:
Ollie is a ball of spunk and sweetness. He's about 6 months old and was picked up, along with his mom, as a stray. We've seen how much he loves to play—even with toys three times his size! He adores everyone he meets and can't get enough snuggles. Apply today to make this lovable pup part of your family.
Apply to adopt Cali Puppy Ollie today at Petfinder.
Puppy Cooper, Labrador retriever and hound mix
Puppy Cooper is an adorable male Labrador retriever and hound puppy in the care of Heidi's Legacy: Dog Rescue, Inc.
He is up to date on puppy shots and is scheduled for neutering. As part of his requirements for adoption, he will complete obedience training.
Notes from Puppy Cooper's caretakers:
Cooper is a sweet, gentle, and relaxed pup. He is on the shy side when it comes to people but loves other dogs. When he goes in the crate, he sits quietly most of the time, and he's making great progress on his house training. If you want a dog that will stick by your side, loves the dog park and just wants love and affection, this is your guy!
Read more about how to adopt Puppy Cooper on Petfinder.
Puppy Jake, Labrador retriever and hound mix
Puppy Jake is a sweet male Labrador retriever and hound puppy in the care of Heidi's Legacy: Dog Rescue, Inc.
Puppy Jake is vaccinated and is scheduled to be neutered. As a requirement for adoption, he will complete obedience training.
Puppy Jake's current caretakers say:
Jack is an adventurous and spunky puppy! This guy will greet you at the door. He loves all toys and will chase balls and run around with you. This smart guy is catching on quickly and has made great progress with house training.
Read more about Puppy Jake on Petfinder.
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