The Comprehensive Guide to Adopting a Pet - Petfinder
Petfinder has helped more than 25 million pets find their families through adoption
We are a Florida rescue and only adopt within the state. Applicants are subject to home visits, and veterinary references (please include phone number) will be checked. If you are browsing our dogs on Petfinder, and reading the bios, you will see a contact e-mail (usually the foster home) when you click to enlarge the photos. Feel free to e-mail the foster family with any questions about the dog.
Did you know that every puppy in Puppy Bowl comes from a great ? If you're thinking about adopting a pet, we've collected some resources to get you started in exploring the shelter adoption option. You'll find some great stuff at these sites.
: Take our questionaire to help determine what breeds may work for you or go directly to breed pages and we'll suggest available dogs at shelters near you.
has information about pet adoption to get you started, including articles on pet care and finding the right animal for your family.
: Need help locating a pet for adoption in your neighborhood? Try Petfinder's zip code search to see what kinds of pets are looking for a new home or find a local animal shelter.
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Newark has approximately 300 cats and dogs, kittens and puppies available for adoption daily. Generally, 25 - 30% of our residents awaiting homes are purebred, and are no more or less lovable than our many mixed breeds and domestic shorthair cats. You can now check out many of our dogs and cats awaiting adoption by using the new online Petfinder tool below - just scroll down to look, or enter the type of pet you'd like to adopt. Not finding who you're looking for? You may also want to check out out or our .STOP! Look no further for the opportunity to fill your home with the unconditional love that is available through adopting an animal and giving them the FURever home they deserve. Click through Petfinder to see which animals are at HSHA waiting to meet you. HSHA also offers a foster program that allows animals the opportunity to reside in the homes of volunteers. Check out the list of foster animals that are also available for adoption. Petfinder Foundation is dedicated to helping organizations save the lives of pets in need by providing thousands of grants to animal shelters and rescue groups, ensuring that no adoptable pet is euthanized for lack of a good home. The grant programs are designed to make homeless pets more adoptable by keeping them happy and healthy, to make sure shelter operations are more sustainable and to aid adoption groups during times of natural or man-made disaster.