These Boston-based canines are up for adoption and in need of a good home

These Boston-based canines are up for adoption and in need of a good homePhotos: Petfinder
Published on May 15, 2020

Interested in adopting a pet — or just gazing at some delightful doggies up for adoption? There are dozens of deserving dogs up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Boston.

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.)

Brier, pit bull terrier mix

Brier is an adorable male pit bull terrier mix currently housed at Last Hope K9 Rescue.

Brier loves other dogs. He's already neutered, and he has had all his shots. He's already house-trained.

Here's what his friends at Last Hope K9 Rescue think of him:

Brier is a sweet boy who can be timid at first, but he is an awesome, resilient dog who just wants love and affection. His ideal home would be calm and patient, with people who understand that he may need a little space while he gets used to his new life. 

Read more about how to adopt Brier on Petfinder.

Freya, boxer mix

Freya is a lovable female boxer mix currently housed at Last Hope K9 Rescue.

Freya is friendly as can be, and she's happy to keep company with other dogs. She is already spayed, and she has had all her shots.

Her current caretakers say:

Freya is loving, excitable, energetic and full of life. She loves one-on-one attention. She will snuggle you while she sleeps. She just wants to be close to you. She loves to play with her fellow dogs and chew on her toys. 

Apply to adopt Freya today at Petfinder.

Flaco, chihuahua mix

Flaco is a sweet male chihuahua mix being kept at A Place for Ace.

Flaco will get along great with your other dogs and cats. A Place for Ace, however, wants to place him in a home without small children. He's been vaccinated and neutered. Flaco is a special needs pet, so please inquire about his specific care requirements.

Flaco's current caretakers say:

He is a little timid/nervous, but he is learning to trust. He needs a patient, experienced adopter

Read more about Flaco on Petfinder.

This story was created automatically using local animal shelter data, then reviewed by an editor. Click here for more about what we're doing. Got thoughts? Go here to share your feedback.