/Want to adopt a pet? Here are 5 cuddly canines to adopt now in Philadelphia
Want to adopt a pet? Here are 5 cuddly canines to adopt now in Philadelphia

Want to adopt a pet? Here are 5 cuddly canines to adopt now in Philadelphia

Want to adopt a pet? Here are 5 cuddly canines to adopt now in Philadelphia

Photos: Petfinder

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


Nefertiti, pit bull terrier

Want to adopt a pet? Here are 5 cuddly canines to adopt now in Philadelphia

Nefertiti is a female pit bull terrier dog staying at Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia.

She already has had all of her shots.

Read more about how to adopt Nefertiti on Petfinder.

Ruth, pit bull terrier mix

Want to adopt a pet? Here are 5 cuddly canines to adopt now in Philadelphia

Ruth is a sweet female pit bull terrier mix being cared for at Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia.

She has been vaccinated and spayed.

Here's more about Ruth:

This two-year-old pup has been working on basic commands. She also loves to snuggle, eat treats and nap after a long day. 

Read more about Ruth on Petfinder.

Java, pit bull terrier mix

Want to adopt a pet? Here are 5 cuddly canines to adopt now in Philadelphia

Java is an adorable male pit bull terrier mix currently residing at Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia.

Java is neutered and vaccinated.

Here's more about Java: 

Java loves to explore his surroundings and is very curious about all people and sounds. He takes treats very gently and is very food motivated, so he'll learn quickly. He already knows "sit" and is people focused. He'll make a good companion and has the best underbite ever seen. 

Read more about how to adopt Java on Petfinder.

Daze, mixed breed

Want to adopt a pet? Here are 5 cuddly canines to adopt now in Philadelphia

Daze is a charming male mixed breed dog being kept at Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia.

He's already vaccinated.

Here's more about Daze: 

This pup can be a little shy at first, but warms up quickly. He enjoys being petted and is able to be handled. Daze is a sweetheart and pretty calm for a puppy under a year old. He is also very calm during car rides. 

Read more about how to adopt Daze on Petfinder.


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