Interested in adopting a pet — or just taking a peek at some delightful doggies up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing dogs up for adoption at animal shelters in and around San Jose.
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.)
Ozzy, shepherd mix
Ozzy is a male shepherd mix currently residing at Angel's Furry Friends.
Ozzy will get along great with other dogs. Ozzy is already neutered, he has had all his shots, and he is already house-trained.
From Ozzy's current caretaker:
Ozzy loves walks, the beach, playing fetch, all treats, and if he had the choice, would chase after squirrels everyday for the rest of his life.
Read more about Ozzy on Petfinder.
Rio is an adorable male boxer being kept at STAR - Support Team Animal Rescue.
Rio is a social butterfly — he'll get along great with other dogs. Fear not: He is already house-trained and has had all his shots.
Rio's current caretakers say:
Rio is the type of dog that will bond completely to his person. He is a handsome guy and has the kindest eyes ever. He is loving and looking for a heart and a home to call his own. Rio loves to play, follow you around, and he aims to please.
Read more about Rio on Petfinder.
Smokey, American Staffordshire terrier mix
Smokey is a handsome male American Staffordshire terrier mix in the care of One Planet Rescue.
Smokey will get along great with your other dogs, but his ideal forever home would be a cat-free environment. Fear not: He's already house-trained and he's been vaccinated.
From Smokey's current caretaker:
He loves his walks.
Apply to adopt Smokey today at Petfinder.
Rocco, shepherd mix
Rocco is a male shepherd mix currently residing at Angel's Furry Friends.
Rocco is a social butterfly, and he gets along well with other dogs. He's already vaccinated and neutered.
Notes from Rocco's caretakers:
He kisses you every chance he has and loves to cuddle
Read more about Rocco on Petfinder.
Marley, pit bull terrier
Marley is an adorable male pit bull terrier being cared for at Silicon Valley Pet Project.
Marley's ideal forever home would be a cat-free environment. He's already house-trained and neutered. Marley is a special needs pet, so please inquire about his specific care requirements.
Notes from Marley's caretakers:
Marley is a snuggle bug that just wants to be with his human. In many ways, he will be your shadow; constantly following you wherever you go and curious as to what you are doing.
Read more about how to adopt Marley on Petfinder.
Roo, chihuahua and terrier mix
Roo is an adorable female chihuahua and terrier mix currently residing at Jakes Wish Dog Rescue.
She is already spayed.
Roo's current caretakers say:
Roo will sit snuggled up to you for hours if you let her. She has a cute little playful side in her once she is comfortable.
Read more about Roo on Petfinder.
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