Interested in adopting a pet — or just taking a peek at some cuddle-hungry puppies up for adoption? There are dozens of great puppies up for adoption at animal shelters in and around New York City.
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 puppies 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.)
Lilac, chihuahua mix
Lilac is a lovable female chihuahua puppy currently residing at Best Friends - New York.
She has had all her shots.
From her current caretaker:
Lilac is loving and affectionate. She'll always want to be by your side. Lilac is still learning her manners around other dogs, but is a quick learner. She needs someone just as kind, patient and caring as she is!
Read more about Lilac on Petfinder.
Olga, Labrador retriever mix
Olga is a female Labrador retriever puppy currently residing at Best Friends - New York.
She has had all of her shots.
Here's what her friends think of her:
Olga is a sassy and smart pup! She loves other dogs and kids and already knows how to sit. She's still getting used to going potty outside, but will make up for any accidents with kisses and cuddles.
Read more about Olga on Petfinder.
Sagittarius, chihuahua mix
Sagittarius is a male chihuahua puppy currently residing at Rescue Dogs Rock NYC.
Sagittarius is the life of the party, and he'll get along great with your other dogs. His vaccinations are up-to-date.
From his current caretaker:
Our veterinary partner estimates Sagittarius to be 11 weeks old at the time of intake in February 2020. Sagittarius is good with people of all ages and other dogs. This adorable pup needs a home where he will be loved and cherished for the rest of his life — is that your home?
Apply to adopt Sagittarius today at Petfinder.
October, chihuahua mix
October is a charming male chihuahua puppy currently housed at Rescue Dogs Rock NYC.
October will get along great with other dogs. He is already vaccinated.
Here's what his friends think of him:
Our veterinary partner estimates that October is 11 weeks old as of the date of intake in February 2020. October is good with people of all ages and other dogs. He is a charming, handsome Southern gentleman who has his bags packed just waiting for a ride to his forever home.
Read more about October on Petfinder.
Virgo, chihuahua mix
Virgo is a winsome female chihuahua puppy currently residing at Rescue Dogs Rock NYC.
Virgo gets along well with other dogs. She has been vaccinated.
Her current caretakers say:
Our veterinary partner estimates that Virgo was 11 weeks old at the time of intake in February 2020. Virgo is good with people of all ages and other dogs. Virgo was not in the best of shape when she was rescued, but after proper veterinary care, she is as good as new.
Read more about Virgo on Petfinder.
Scorpio, chihuahua mix
Scorpio is a handsome male chihuahua puppy being kept at Rescue Dogs Rock NYC.
Scorpio will get along great with your other dogs. He is vaccinated.
Notes from his caretakers:
Our veterinary partner estimates that Scorpio was 11 weeks old at the time of intake in February 2020. Scorpio is good with people of all ages and other dogs. Scorpio knows that a happy, loving forever is in his future. We just have to find it for him.
Read more about Scorpio on Petfinder.
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