Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of delightful doggies up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Los Angeles, 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.)
Hercules, rottweiler and shepherd mix
Hercules is a male rottweiler and shepherd mix being kept at The Animal Rescue Mission.
Hercules plays well with others — he gets along well with other dogs. Fear not: He's already house-trained. He has had all of his shots, and he is neutered.
Hercules' current caretakers say:
Hercules is an intelligent boy, very affectionate and he's great around other dogs.
Apply to adopt Hercules today at Petfinder.
Crash, German shepherd mix
Crash is a darling male German shepherd mix currently housed at Bark n' Bitches - Jimi's Angels.
Crash gets along well with other dogs. He has been vaccinated and neutered. Have no fear: He's already house-trained.
Notes from Crash's caretakers:
What an awesome dog. He will bring an incredible amount of joy to any active [family].
Read more about Crash on Petfinder.
Max, pit bull terrier
Max is a darling male pit bull terrier dog currently housed at I Stand With My Pack.
Max does great with kids — he's a real "people pet." Max is neutered and vaccinated. He's already house-trained.
Notes from Max's caretakers:
[Max] is [an] affectionate and active sloppy kisser. He loves humans of all ages and he gets along with confident fellow dogs... Max has an affectionate personality and warms up relatively fast around new people. He will do best with an active owner.
Read more about how to adopt Max on Petfinder.
Magpie is a female chihuahua dog currently residing at I Stand With My Pack.
Magpie loves children, dogs or cats. She's mastered her house-training etiquette. She's been vaccinated and spayed.
Notes from Magpie's caretakers:
Meet Magpie... She is mellow, lovely, gentle and gets along with everyone she meets. Magpie appreciates attention cuddles and she is perfect companion wherever you go.
Read more about Magpie on Petfinder.
Foxy, Belgian shepherd mix
Foxy is a winsome female Belgian shepherd mix in the care of The Animal Rescue Mission.
Foxy is eager to make friends, and she loves other dogs. No need to worry: She's already house-trained. Her vaccinations are up to date, and she is spayed.
Here's what Foxy's friends at The Animal Rescue Mission think of her:
[Foxy is] a very active girl who would love to have a fur baby sibling. She loves to play with other pups in the park and is very good with kids. She gets bit attached to people once she knows they’re her humans.
Apply to adopt Foxy today at Petfinder.