Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of delightful doggies up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Mesa, so you won't have to look far to find the perfect fit.
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.)
Kiera, chihuahua and dachshund mix
Kiera is a winsome female chihuahua and dachshund mix being kept at Arizona Chihuahua Rescue.
Kiera will get along great with other dogs. Have no fear: She's already house-trained, vaccinated and spayed.
Read more about Kiera on Petfinder.
Maizy, pit bull terrier
Maizy is a sweet female pit bull terrier currently housed at One Love Pit Bull Foundation.
Maizy does great with kids — she loves being around people. However, her ideal forever home would be a dog-free environment. Maizy is already spayed and vaccinated, and she has mastered her house-training etiquette.
Here's what Maizy's friends at One Love Pit Bull Foundation think of her:
She is extremely smart. This sweet girl has so much love to give!
Apply to adopt Maizy today at Petfinder.
George, pit bull terrier
George is a male pit bull terrier being kept at One Love Pit Bull Foundation.
George wants all your attention: He will need a home free of other dogs and cats, but he is sweet with small children. His vaccinations are up to date, he's neutered, and he is already house-trained.
George's current caretakers say:
George is a sweet love bug. He is calm and gentle, and great on a leash.
Read more about how to adopt George on Petfinder.
Doby, terrier mix
Doby is a male terrier mix currently residing at Follow Your Heart Animal Rescue.
He has been vaccinated.
Here's what Doby's friends at Follow Your Heart Animal Rescue think of him:
Doby is a great little guy. Lots of personality. He is a snuggle bug that will sit in your lap all day.
Read more about how to adopt Doby on Petfinder.
Lucy, German shepherd and Labrador retriever mix
Lucy is a sweet female German shepherd and Labrador retriever mix staying at Follow Your Heart Animal Rescue.
Lucy's ideal forever home would be a cat-free environment. She's spayed, and she has had all her shots.
Lucy's current caretakers say:
She may be an adult, but she plays like a puppy.
Apply to adopt Lucy today at Petfinder.
Harley, husky mix
Harley is a female husky mix being cared for at Big Hearts Animal Welfare.
Harley gets along well with other dogs, but her ideal forever home would be a cat-free environment. She's been vaccinated and spayed.
From Harley's current caretaker:
She is a typical husky in that loves playing in water and running in wide-open spaces, so a big backyard is a must!
Read more about how to adopt Harley on Petfinder.
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