Interested in adopting a pet — or just taking a peek at some lovable pups up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing dogs up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Nashville.
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.)
Molly, border collie and Labrador retriever mix
Molly is an adorable female border collie and Labrador retriever mix currently housed at East CAN (Community Action Network).
Molly is happy to keep company with other dogs. She's already spayed and vaccinated. Good news: Molly is already house-trained.
Molly's current caretakers say:
Molly is often shy upon meeting new people, but when she warms up, she is incredibly sweet and loyal.
Read more about Molly on Petfinder.
Boaz, boxer mix
Boaz is a sweet male boxer mix in the care of Big Fluffy Dog Rescue.
Boaz gets along well with other dogs. He is looking for cat-free home. Fear not: He is already house-trained. Boaz is neutered, and he has had all his shots.
Read more about Boaz on Petfinder.
Kip, Great Pyrenees
Kip is a darling male Great Pyrenees dog being kept at Big Fluffy Dog Rescue.
Kip loves other dogs. Good news: He's already house-trained. Kip's vaccinations are already up to date, and he is neutered.
Notes from Kip's caretakers:
Kip promises to love you unconditionally and hopes you will walk him and play with him, so he can nap on you.
Read more about how to adopt Kip on Petfinder.
Sailor, pit bull terrier mix
Sailor is a sweet male pit bull terrier mix being cared for at Music City Animal Rescue.
Sailor is happy to keep company with other dogs. He's vaccinated and neutered. Sailor is already house-trained.
Notes from Sailor's current caretakers:
Sailor loves to cuddle and know basic commands, but she is very smart, so you can definitely teach her a lot more.
Apply to adopt Sailor today at Petfinder.
Boss, chihuahua mix
Boss is a darling male chihuahua mix being kept at Music City Animal Rescue.
Boss will get along great with other dogs and cats. He is looking for a home without small children. Boss is vaccinated and neutered. He is already house-trained.
Apply to adopt Boss today at Petfinder.
Kaya, Great Pyrenees
Kaya is a lovable female Great Pyrenees dog currently residing at Big Fluffy Dog Rescue.
Kaya needs special time to bond with you: She'll need a home free of other dogs. Cats and children are okay. Kaya is spayed, and she has had all her shots. She is already house-trained.
Read more about how to adopt Kaya on Petfinder.