These Orlando-based pups are up for adoption and in need of a good home

Photos: Petfinder
By Hoodline - Published on May 22, 2020.

Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of lovable pups up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Orlando, 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.)

Chip, American bulldog mix

Chip is a lovable male American bulldog mix currently residing at the Happy Trails Animal Rescue.

Chip's ideal forever home would be a dog-free environment. He has been vaccinated and neutered. Good news: He is already house-trained.

Notes from Chip's caretakers:

Chip is a fun-loving boy but he needs to be your only canine love!  

Read more about Chip on Petfinder.

Louka, Ibizan hound mix

Louka is a male Ibizan hound mix being cared for at Happy Trails Animal Rescue.

Louka wants all of your attention: He'll need a home free of other dogs. He does do well with children. He is already neutered and vaccinated. No need to worry: He's already been house-trained.

Notes from Louka's caretakers:

He's cute, high energy and speedy!  

Read more about Louka on Petfinder.

Velvet, Belgian shepherd

Velvet is a sweet female Belgian shepherd dog being cared for at Happy Trails Animal Rescue.

Velvet loves other dogs. Her ideal forever home would be a cat-free environment. She is vaccinated and spayed.

From Velvet's current caretaker:

Velvet needs someone to spend the time and give her the job she so very much so wants. 

Apply to adopt Velvet today at Petfinder.

Lucy, foxhound mix

Lucy is a darling female foxhound mix currently residing at Happy Trails Animal Rescue.

Lucy would do great in a home with children — she loves being around people. No other pets please: She is looking for a forever home without other dogs or cats. Lucy is spayed, and she has had all of her shots.

Here's what Lucy's friends at Happy Trails Animal Rescue think of her:

She's a bit of a lover!  

Read more about how to adopt Lucy on Petfinder.

Chester, bull terrier mix

Chester is a charming male bull terrier mix currently residing at Happy Trails Animal Rescue.

Chester gets along well with other dogs. His ideal forever home would be a cat-free environment. He has been vaccinated and neutered.

From Chester's current caretaker:

Who says old boys can't learn new tricks? He loves to play and learn all day!  

Read more about Chester 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.

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