Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of lovable pups up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Philadelphia, 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.)
Lizzie, Australian cattle dog mix
Lizzie is a female Australian cattle dog mix being cared for at Australian Cattle Dog Rescue Association, Inc.
Lizzie is already spayed and vaccinated. She's already house-trained.
Here's more about Lizzie:
She is housebroken and walks well on a leash, but will react to loud noises. Lizzie loves to play “catch me” and would do best in a household with a fenced-in yard and without small children.
Read more about Lizzie on Petfinder.
Guppy, pit bull terrier
Guppy is a lovable male pit bull terrier dog in the care of Hart 2 Heart Animal Rescue.
Guppy is a lovely family dog, and children will love him. Guppy is already neutered and vaccinated. Good news: He is already house-trained.
Here's more about Guppy:
Guppy is such a puppy at heart. He gets excited, wiggles and talks to you when you take him out for a walk. He loves walking in the grass. He likes to nap a lot and is always up for a walk. Guppy is a very good passenger in the car and enjoys car rides. He would do best as the only pet in a quiet home.
Read more about Guppy on Petfinder.
Baikal, shepherd mix
Baikal is a darling male shepherd mix staying at Furry Tales International Rescue Team.
Baikal loves children, dogs or cats. No need to worry: He's already house-trained. He's been vaccinated and neutered.
Here's more about Baikal:
This loving two-year-old boy's name comes from a large famous lake in Russia. He has a very kind and happy personality. He is curious and wants to know everything that’s going on around him. Baikal is very attentive to people and a fast learner. Baikal needs a little help in leash behavior and may have an occasional accident at home. Two walks a day and some yard time would be great for this pup.
Read more about how to adopt Baikal on Petfinder.
Cherry, husky and border collie mix
Cherry is a lovable female husky and border collie mix currently residing at Furry Tales International Rescue Team.
Cherry is the life of the party — she's happy to keep company with cats, dogs and kids. Fear not: She is already house-trained. Her vaccinations are already up to date, and she is spayed.
Here's more about Cherry:
This pup needs some time to open her heart to a person. She is a shy dog and scared of unknown people. Cherry loves to eat, but needs to lose weight and kept on a low calorie diet. Cherry has an average activity level; she will need two active 60-minute walks per day. She is house broken, knows basic commands, but needs some leash training. She loves dogs, both male and female, and does well around cats.
Read more about Cherry on Petfinder.
Toby, Tibetan spaniel mix
Toby is a lovable male Tibetan spaniel mix currently housed at Furry Tales International Rescue Team.
Toby is the life of the party — he'll get along great with your cats, dogs and kids. Toby is already neutered, and he has had all his shots. No need to worry: He's already house-trained.
Here's more about Toby:
Toby is a catch. He is a little ball of sunshine, always in a great mood and up to adventures. He loves outdoors, long walks and being active. Toby is great with people and other dogs. Besides being super fun and outgoing puppy, Toby is very smart. He listens very well, understands basic commands and is always eager to please.
Read more about how to adopt Toby on Petfinder.
Jasper, Australian cattle dog mix
Jasper is a male Australian cattle dog mix being cared for at Australian Cattle Dog Rescue Association, Inc.
Jasper loves other dogs. His vaccinations are already up to date.
Here's more about Jasper:
This 9-year-old pup loves to play with toys and run around the yard. He sleeps well at night, but still needs some potty training. He would love to be a part of a fun and active family.
Read more about Jasper on Petfinder.
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