Interested in adopting a pet — or just taking a peek at some delightful doggies up for adoption? There are dozens of deserving dogs up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Philadelphia.
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 dogs 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.)
Coco, pit bull terrier mix
Coco is a female pit bull terrier mix being cared for at Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia.
She already has had all of her shots.
Here's more about Coco:
This pup has plenty of energy, and likes to dance and knows how to sit. She walks well on the leash, and will become a loving companion after learning to trust her owners.
Read more about Coco on Petfinder.
Lotus, mixed breed
Lotus is a female mixed breed dog currently residing at Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia.
She has been vaccinated.
Here's more about Lotus:
This girl is excellent on a leash and she really enjoys walks and playtime at the park. She's well behaved, but seems to get overly excited at the sight of other dogs. She knows "sit" and takes treats politely. Lotus is also sweet and friendly around strangers.
Apply to adopt Lotus today at Petfinder.
Mouse, pit bull terrier
Mouse is a male pit bull terrier dog currently residing at Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia.
Mouse has had all his shots.
Here's more about Mouse:
Mouse is a goofy boy who is just excited about life. He is not the most graceful runner, but he gets an "A" for effort. This big boy would love a home where he can get some training. He wants to please, whether that means running after a tennis ball or going for a walk.
Apply to adopt Mouse today at Petfinder.
Maizie, mixed breed
Maizie is an adorable female mixed breed dog currently residing at Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia.
She is vaccinated.
Here's more about Maizie:
This pup loves meeting pals at the shelter and even met a dog friend. She would do well in a home with older children as opposed to a home with little ones. She knows "sit" and is energetic, friendly and outgoing.
Apply to adopt Maizie today at Petfinder.
Elver, pit bull terrier mix
Elver is a female pit bull terrier mix currently residing at Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia.
She has had all of her shots, and she is spayed.
Here's more Elver:
Elver is very loyal, obedient and smart. She knows basic commands and is eager to learn additional ones. This pup is great will all humans she has met. She has done well with older children, but behavior around younger children is uncertain. She loves to play tug-of-war and hide and seek with her owners. Elver also enjoys relaxing on the couch.
Read more about Elver on Petfinder.
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