Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of delightful doggies up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Chicago, 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.)
Jojo, pit bull terrier
Jojo is a charming female pit bull terrier dog currently housed at Friends of Petraits.
She has mastered her house-training etiquette. She's spayed and vaccinated.
Read more about how to adopt Jojo on Petfinder.
Flower, Labrador retriever mix
Flower is a darling female Labrador retriever mix currently residing at Lake Shore Animal Shelter.
Flower is eager to make friends — she'll get along great with other dogs. She's mastered her house-training etiquette. She's been vaccinated and spayed.
More on Flower:
I have a very sweet and endearing smile.
Read more about Flower on Petfinder.
Daisy, mixed breed
Daisy is a sweet female mixed breed dog staying at One Tail at a Time.
Daisy will get along great with your other dogs. She is looking for cat-free forever home. She has mastered her house-training etiquette. She is spayed, and she has had all her shots.
Apply to adopt Daisy today at Petfinder.
Trail Mix, Labrador retriever and pit bull terrier mix
Trail Mix is an adorable female Labrador retriever and pit bull terrier mix being kept at LEAD Rescue, NFP.
Trail Mix loves other dogs. Her vaccinations are already up to date, and she is spayed. She's already house-trained.
Read more about how to adopt Trail Mix on Petfinder.
Mishca, border collie mix
Mishca is an adorable female border collie mix currently housed at Chicago Pet Rescue.
She's already house-trained. She already has had all of her shots, and she is spayed.
From Mishca's current caretaker:
She is highly attentive and very intelligent.
Read more about how to adopt Mishca on Petfinder.
Chewy, pit bull terrier mix
Chewy is a male pit bull terrier mix currently residing at One Tail at a Time.
Chewy plays well with others, and he'll get along great with your other dogs. He has mastered his house-training etiquette. He's vaccinated and neutered.
Read more about how to adopt Chewy on Petfinder.
Baby Hemi, German shepherd
Baby Hemi is a female German shepherd dog currently residing at German Shepherd Rescue Inc.
Baby Hemi gets along well with other dogs. Her ideal forever home would be a cat-free environment. She's already house-trained. She's already vaccinated.
Read more about how to adopt Baby Hemi on Petfinder.