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.)
Lily, Australian shepherd
Lily is a female Australian shepherd dog staying at the Animal Adoption League.
No other pets please: Lily is looking for a family without other dogs or cats. She is also looking for a home without small children. Lilly is already vaccinated and spayed. She has mastered her house-training etiquette.
Lily's current caretakers say:
Lilly loves going for walks at the park. She is a great runner and hill climber!
Read more about how to adopt Lily on Petfinder.
Jace, mixed breed
Jace is a male mixed breed dog staying at Elsa's Pride, Inc.
Jace loves other dogs. He is already house-trained. Jace is neutered and vaccinated.
Apply to adopt Jace today at Petfinder.
Skylar, Australian shepherd and Jack Russell terrier mix
Skylar is a darling female Australian shepherd and Jack Russell terrier mix currently housed at the North Mecklenburg Animal Rescue.
Skylar will get along great with other dogs. She is spayed and vaccinated. Good news: Skylar is already house-trained.
Skylar's current caretakers say:
Skylar is the sweetest ball of fire you've ever met. She tears around our play yards and plays hard. She also has a very gentle soul.
Apply to adopt Skylar today at Petfinder.
Margo, pit bull terrier mix
Margo is a female pit bull terrier mix being cared for at South Of The Bully Rescue.
Margo is happy to keep company with other dogs. Have no fear: She is already house-trained. Margo's vaccinations are up to date, and she's been spayed.
From Margo's current caretaker:
Margo is a happy, bubbly and silly creature!
Read more about Margo on Petfinder.
Skye, shepherd and husky mix
Skye is a female shepherd and husky mix being kept at the North Mecklenburg Animal Rescue.
Skye gets along well with other dogs. Her ideal forever home would be a cat-free environment. Skye is spayed, and she has had all of her shots. She's already been house-trained.
Notes from Skye's caretakers:
Skye is a beautiful girl. She enjoys her walks and is one of the best leash walkers we've ever had.
Read more about Skye on Petfinder.
Mila, pit bull terrier mix
Mila is a lovable female pit bull terrier mix being cared for at South Of The Bully Rescue.
Mila will get along great with other dogs. She is looking for a cat-free forever home. Mila has been spayed and vaccinated. She's mastered her house-training etiquette.
Here's what Mila's friends at South Of The Bully Rescue think of her:
Mila is silly and bouncy but not wild, more like moderate energy with a tendency to popcorn when she's excited!
Apply to adopt Mila today at Petfinder.
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