Dogs available for adoption on Long Island

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Thinking about adopting a pet? These Long Island shelter dogs are looking for forever homes.

Here are pups of all ages available for adoption from North Shore Animal League, Sweetest Dog Rescue and other local shelters.

If you find a pooch you think might be right for you, call the shelter before heading out to make sure he or she is still available.

Elena

Name: ElenaShelter: Islip Animal Shelter and Adopt-a-Pet Center
(Credit: Islip Animal Shelter)

Name: Elena
Shelter: Islip Animal Shelter and Adopt-a-Pet Center
Age: 5
Details: Spaniel mix, spayed
Shy at first, once Elena trusts you she'll be your best friend, and want to sit in your lap all the time. She's demonstrated to be good with children and other dogs, but her reaction to cats has been of the "take it or leave it" variety. Contact the Islip Animal Shelter at 631-224-5660 or visit isliptown-ny.gov for more information.

Emma

Name: EmmaShelter: Islip Animal Shelter and Adopt-a-Pet Center
(Credit: Islip Animal Shelter )

Name: Emma
Shelter: Islip Animal Shelter and Adopt-a-Pet Center
Age: 5
Details: Lab mix
Good with adults and kids of all ages, Emma is quite shy at first, and is best-suited to being the only pet in the house. Contact the Islip Animal Shelter at 631-224-5660 or visit isliptown-ny.gov for more information.

Zena

Name: XenaShelter: Islip Animal Shelter and Adopt-a-Pet Center
(Credit: Islip Animal Shelter)

Name: Xena
Shelter: Islip Animal Shelter and Adopt-a-Pet Center
Age: 10 months
Details: Pit Bull mix
Sweet and dog-friendly, Zena enjoys the company of other canines. Affectionate, calm and well-trained, she also does well with kids, but her best situation would be a home free of cat companions. Contact the Islip Animal Shelter at 631-224-5660 or visit isliptown-ny.gov for more information.

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Paddy

Name: PaddyDetails: Mixed breedShelter: North Shore Animal League
(Credit: North Shore Animal League America)

Name: Paddy
Details: Mixed breed
Shelter: North Shore Animal League America
Recently rescued from Thailand, Paddy is a good with children ages 6 and older, and if you already have a doggie in your home, be sure to bring the pup by first for a meet-and-greet. Contact North Shore Animal League America at 516-883-7575 or visit animalleague.org.

Mia

Name: MiaDetails: Terrier-Shepherd mixShelter: North Shore Animal League
(Credit: North Shore Animal League America)

Name: Mia
Details: Terrier-Shepherd mix
Shelter: North Shore Animal League America
Mia is a sweetheart who likes everyone she meets. Best-suited to a forever home with children older than 10, she would also do well with lots of room to run and play. Contact North Shore Animal League America at 516-883-7575 or visit animalleague.org.

Kane

Name: KaneAge: 9Details: Labrador retrieverShelter: North Shore Animal
(Credit: North Shore Animal League America)

Name: Kane
Age: 9
Details: Labrador retriever
Shelter: North Shore Animal League America
Active and happy, Kane is best-suited to a household with older children. Contact North Shore Animal League America at 516-883-7575 or visit animalleague.org.

Kit

Name: KitDetails: Shepherd-Collie mix.Adoption ID: IR712Shelter: North Shore
(Credit: North Shore Animal League America)

Name: Kit
Details: Shepherd-Collie mix.
Adoption ID: IR712
Shelter: North Shore Animal League America
Recently rescued from China, Kit is best-suited to a household with a fenced-in backyard and children older than 16. He does get along well with other dogs, but an introductory meeting with any of your current pooches is recommended. Contact North Shore Animal League America at 516-883-7575 or visit animalleague.org.

Tommy

Name: TommyDetails: PapillonShelter: North Shore Animal League AmericaRecently
(Credit: North Shore Animal League America)

Name: Tommy
Details: Papillon
Shelter: North Shore Animal League America
Recently rescued from a puppy mill, Tommy is a snuggly fellow who loves his toys, and is best-suited to a household suburban or rural setting with a fenced-in backyard. Contact North Shore Animal League America at 516-883-7575 or visit animalleague.org.

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Shirley

Name: ShirleyShelter: Posh Pet RescueAge: 3Details: American Staffordshire
(Credit: Posh Pet Rescue)

Name: Shirley
Shelter: Posh Pet Rescue
Age: 3
Details: American Staffordshire terrier, spayed.
Calm and affectionate, Shirley is a sweetie but would prefer to be the only pet in her forever home. Contact Posh Pet Rescue at 516-431-7674 or visit poshpetsrescue.org for more information.

Hannah

Name: HannahShelter: Posh Pet RescueAge: 10 monthsDetails: Weimaraner-hound
(Credit: Posh Pet Rescue)

Name: Hannah
Shelter: Posh Pet Rescue
Age: 10 months
Details: Weimaraner-hound mix, spayed.
Sweet as can be, Hannah is a goofy girl with loads of energy. Great with kids, cats and other dogs, she's best-suited to a home with a yard and an active family that can keep her entertained. Contact Posh Pet Rescue at 516-431-7674 or visit poshpetsrescue.org for more information.

Gladys

Name: GladysShelter: Posh Pet RescueAge: 4Details: Mastiff mix,
(Credit: Posh Pet Rescue)

Name: Gladys
Shelter: Posh Pet Rescue
Age: 4
Details: Mastiff mix, spayed.
Great with kids and other dogs, Gladys is equally happy with going on walks as she is just lounging in front of the TV. Contact Posh Pet Rescue at 516-431-7674 or visit poshpetsrescue.org for more information.

Figaro

Name: FigaroShelter: Posh Pet RescueAge: 2Details: American Staffordshire
(Credit: Posh Pet Rescue)

Name: Figaro
Shelter: Posh Pet Rescue
Age: 2
Details: American Staffordshire terrier, neutered.
Saved from a high-kill shelter, Figaro is energetic and could use an active forever family with a yard and another dog to serve as a canine cousin and playmate. Contact Posh Pet Rescue at 516-431-7674 or visit poshpetsrescue.org for more information.

Little Lady

Name: Little LadyShelter: Posh Pet RescueAge: 5Details: Shepherd
(Credit: Posh Pet Rescue)

Name: Little Lady
Shelter: Posh Pet Rescue
Age: 5
Details: Shepherd mix, spayed.
Rescued from the dog meat trade in Thailand, Little Lady is a bit shy at first, but overall affectionate and playful, best-suited to a quiet home but does well with cats and other dogs. Contact Posh Pet Rescue at 516-431-7674 or visit poshpetsrescue.org for more information.

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Gage

Name: GageShelter: Town of Babylon Animal Shelter Age:
(Credit: Town of Babylon Animal Shelter)

Name: Gage
Shelter: Town of Babylon Animal Shelter
Age: 3
Details: Pitbull mix; neutered.
A great choice for a family looking to add a doggie member, Gage is a great catch, obedient and easy to train as he's quite treat motivated. Contact the Town of Babylon Animal Shelter at 631-643-9270 or visit townofbabylon.com for more information.

Lily

Name: LilyShelter: Town of Babylon Animal Shelter Age:
(Credit: Town of Babylon Animal Shelter)

Name: Lily
Shelter: Town of Babylon Animal Shelter
Age: 4
Details: Pitbull mix; spayed.
Loads of fun and fond of splashing in the pool, Lily is a lovely lady who would make an absolutely perfect pet for someone. If you'd like to know more about her, contact the Town of Babylon Animal Shelter at 631-643-9270 or visit townofbabylon.com for more information.

Sox

Name: SoxShelter: Town of Babylon Animal Shelter Age:
(Credit: Town of Babylon Animal Shelter)

Name: Sox
Shelter: Town of Babylon Animal Shelter
Age: 7
Details: Pitbull mix; spayed.
Playful but obedient, Sox is a staff favorite, but as much as the shelter team enjoys her company, all agree she's ready for a forever home and family. Contact the Town of Babylon Animal Shelter at 631-643-9270 or visit townofbabylon.com for more information.

Tigger

Name: TiggerShelter: Town of Babylon Animal Shelter Age:
(Credit: Town of Babylon Animal Shelter)

Name: Tigger
Shelter: Town of Babylon Animal Shelter
Age: 5
Details: Pit mix; neutered.
A fun and goofy guy, Tigger is all about playing fetch. He does well with other dogs, and would be fine fit for a loving family. Contact the Town of Babylon Animal Shelter at 631-643-9270 or visit townofbabylon.com for more information.

Lil Bit

Name: Lil BitShelter: Last Chance Animal RescueAge: 1Details:
(Credit: Last Chance Animal Rescue)

Name: Lil Bit
Shelter: Last Chance Animal Rescue
Age: 1
Details: Plott Hound mix, spayed.
Lil Bit is a sweet girl who's crate-trained, loves people and likes her fellow canines as well. Contact Last Chance Animal Rescue at 631-478-6844 or visit lcarescue.org for more information.

Kiki

Name: KikiShelter: Last Chance Animal RescueAge: 7Details: Fox
(Credit: Last Chance Animal Rescue)

Name: Kiki
Shelter: Last Chance Animal Rescue
Age: 7
Details: Fox Terrier mix, spayed.
Kiki has had the sad experience of being surrendered by her original owner, and needs a new family to welcome her to a forever home. Contact Last Chance Animal Rescue at 631-478-6844 or visit lcarescue.org for more information.

Dasher

Name: DasherShelter: Last Chance Animal RescueAge: 7Details: Lab
(Credit: Last Chance Animal Rescue)

Name: Dasher
Shelter: Last Chance Animal Rescue
Age: 7
Details: Lab mix, spayed.
Dasher is great with people and ready for a forever family who can keep an eye on her minor medical conditions. Contact Last Chance Animal Rescue at 631-478-6844 or visit lcarescue.org for more information.

Tucker

Name: TuckerShelter: Last Chance Animal RescueAge: 2Details: Pit
(Credit: Last Chance Animal Rescue)

Name: Tucker
Shelter: Last Chance Animal Rescue
Age: 2
Details: Pit Bull mix
A well-trained fellow, Tucker is also a lovable guy happy who's good with other dogs and fond of snuggling on the couch. Contact Last Chance Animal Rescue at 631-478-6844 or visit lcarescue.org for more information.

Sebastian

Name: SebastianShelter: Last Chance Animal RescueAge: 2Details: Pit
(Credit: Last Chance Animal Rescue)

Name: Sebastian
Shelter: Last Chance Animal Rescue
Age: 2
Details: Pit Bull mix, neutered.
Sebastian is a well-trained guy who may not enjoy the company of cats, but is just fine with canine companions. Contact Last Chance Animal Rescue at 631-478-6844 or visit lcarescue.org for more information.

Sydney

Name: SydneyShelter: Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons
(Credit: Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons)

Name: Sydney
Shelter: Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons
Age: 6
Details: Chihuahua mix; neutered
ID: A010091
Recently rescued from the dogmeat trade in China, Sydney is a happy, playful dude who tends to stand up on his hind legs whenever guests come calling, best-suited to a home with children ages 10 and older. Timid at first, she's quick to warm up to the people in her life. Visit the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons online at arfhamptons.org or call 631-537-0400 for more information.

Peyton

Name: PeytonShelter: Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons
(Credit: Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons)

Name: Peyton
Shelter: Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons
Age: 2
Details: Spaniel mix; spayed
ID: A010093
Rescued from the Chinese dogmeat trade, Peyton is friendly with cats and other canines, but doesn't do well with children. Timid at first, she's quick to warm up to the people in her life. Visit the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons online at arfhamptons.org or call 631-537-0400 for more information.

Linus

Name: LinusShelter: Long Road Home Rescue, Inc. Age:
(Credit: Long Road Home Rescue, Inc.)

Name: Linus
Shelter: Long Road Home Rescue, Inc.
Age: 1
Details: Black labrador mix; up-to-date with shots, neutered.
Linus is best-suited for a home with kids and other dogs, but not cats. Contact the Long Road Home Rescue, Inc. at 516-459-3509 for more information.

Bundles

Name: BundlesShelter: Southampton Animal ShelterAge: 6Details: Pit Bull
(Credit: Southampton Animal Shelter)

Name: Bundles
Shelter: Southampton Animal Shelter
Age: 6
Details: Pit Bull Terrier
ID: A019403
An intelligent couch potato, Bundles would do best in a home where he's the only pet, and with an experienced owner. Contact the Southampton Animal Shelter at 631-728-7387 or southamptonanimalshelter.com for more information.

Jax

Name: JaxShelter: Save-A-Pet Animal ShelterAge: 10Details: Chihuahua mix
(Credit: Save-A-Pet Animal Shelter)

Name: Jax
Shelter: Save-A-Pet Animal Shelter
Age: 10
Details: Chihuahua mix
A low-key guy at heart, Jax is fine with a walk or two, aside from just laying around the house, making him a great choice of companion for someone seeking an easy-going pooch. Contact Save-A-Pet Animal Shelter at 631-473-6333 or visit saveapetny.org for more information.

Layla

Name: LaylaShelter: Save-A-Pet Animal ShelterAge: 10Details: Pit Bull
(Credit: Save-A-Pet Animal Shelter)

Name: Layla
Shelter: Save-A-Pet Animal Shelter
Age: 10
Details: Pit Bull mix
Arriving at the shelter in poor condition, sweet Layla doesn't have a mean bone in her body but is understandably a bit uneasy with busy situations, so she'd be best in a home without small children or other pets. Contact Save-A-Pet Animal Shelter at 631-473-6333 or visit saveapetny.org for more information.

Trout

Name: TroutShelter: Kent Animal Shelter Age: 9 Details:
(Credit: Kent Animal Shelter)

Name: Trout
Shelter: Kent Animal Shelter
Age: 9
Details: Hound mix
Once he ended up in a shelter, Trout's former family never came to find him. He's doing well at Kent, but would be much better off with a family, and in a new home. Contact the Kent Animal Shelter at 631-727-5731 for more information.

Sicilly

Name: SicillyShelter: Kent Animal Shelter Age: 4 Details:
(Credit: Kent Animal Shelter)

Name: Sicilly
Shelter: Kent Animal Shelter
Age: 4
Details: Shepherd mix
Rescued from the Taiwanese dogmeat market, Sicilly is now safe and sound in the USA, but still looking for a home. Contact the Kent Animal Shelter at 631-727-5731 for more information.

Molly

Name: MollyShelter: Town of North Hempstead Animal Shelter
(Credit: Town of North Hempstead Animal Shelter)

Name: Molly
Shelter: Town of North Hempstead Animal Shelter
Age: 5
Details: American Bulldog mix
Due to illness, her former family chose to surrender Molly, a happy-go-lucky lady who loves to be brushed and receive affection, long walks and treats. She enjoys the company of well-mannered dogs; contact the Town of North Hempstead Animal Shelter in Port Washington at 516-944-8220 for more information.

Billy

Name: BillyShelter: Town of North Hempstead Animal Shelter
(Credit: Town of North Hempstead Animal Shelter)

Name: Billy
Shelter: Town of North Hempstead Animal Shelter
Age: 7
Details: Italian Mastiff; neutered.
ID: 1105017-84
A gentle giant who enjoys affection, Billy was forced into the shelter following a divorce. He likes other dogs, loves cuddling and is more than ready for a forever family. Contact the Town of North Hempstead Animal Shelter in Port Washington at 516-944-8220 for more information.

Rudy

Name: RudyShelter: Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter Age:
(Credit: Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter)

Name: Rudy

Shelter: Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter

Age: 3

Details: Terrier mix; neutered.

Animal ID: 34241862

Arriving at the shelter with a leg injury, Rudy is still very active and gets around easily. He would do best in a home where he'd be the only dog and with children ages 13 and older. Contact the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter at 516-785-5220 for more information.

Manno

Name: MannoShelter: Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter Age:
(Credit: Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter)

Name: Manno

Shelter: Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter

Age: 6

Details: Pit Bull Terrier mix; neutered.

Animal ID: 35212481

A sweet and social guy, Manno likes other dogs, is good with strangers and best-suited to a home with family members ages teen and older. Contact the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter at 516-785-5220 for more information.

Bubbles

Name: BubblesShelter: Little Shelter Animal Rescue & Adoption
(Credit: Little Shelter Animal Rescue & Adoption Center)

Name: Bubbles
Shelter: Little Shelter Animal Rescue & Adoption Center
Age: 12
Details: Bichon mix.
A calm, sweet boy, Bubbles loves treats and long walks, gets along with cats and dogs and is best-suited to a home with children ages 12 and older. Contact Little Shelter Animal Rescue & Adoption Center at 631-368-8770 or visit littleshelter.com for more information.

Sebastian

Name: SebastianShelter: Last Chance Animal RescueAge: 2Details: Pit
(Credit: Last Chance Animal Rescue)

Name: Sebastian
Shelter: Last Chance Animal Rescue
Age: 2
Details: Pit Bull; neutered.
A professionally trained pup, Sebastian knows several commands, shows no food aggressions, takes his treats gently and gets along well with other dogs (but is best with a slow introduction to fellow canines first). Contact Last Chance Animal Rescue at 631-478-6844 or visit lcarescue.org for more information.

Mallory

Name: MalloryShelter: Last Chance Animal RescueAge: 1 1/2
(Credit: Last Chance Animal Rescue)

Name: Mallory
Shelter: Last Chance Animal Rescue
Age: 1 1/2
Details: Terrier-Plott Hound mix; spayed.
Mallory is a relaxed, sweet lady who loves everything; she just needs a slow introduction to other dogs. Contact Last Chance Animal Rescue at 631-478-6844 or visit lcarescue.org for more information.

Pam

Name: PamShelter: Islip Animal Shelter and Adopt-a-Pet Center
(Credit: Islip Animal Shelter)

Name: Pam
Shelter: Islip Animal Shelter and Adopt-a-Pet Center
Age: 3-4; spayed
Details: Mastiff/ Pit Bull mix
Just a big mush, Pam arrived in the shelter with mange, but has just about fully recovered; she's good with other dogs and digs people of all ages. Contact the Islip Animal Shelter at 631-224-5660 or visit isliptown-ny.gov for more information.

Sully

Name: SullyShelter: Islip Animal Shelter and Adopt-a-Pet Center
(Credit: Islip Animal Shelter)

Name: Sully
Shelter: Islip Animal Shelter and Adopt-a-Pet Center
Age: 10 months; neutered
Details: Pit mix
A sweet guy with two different-colored eyes, Sully is great with people and knows some commands; he just needs to be the only animal in a home. Contact the Islip Animal Shelter at 631-224-5660 or visit isliptown-ny.gov for more information.

Trooper

Name: TrooperShelter: Town of Huntington Animal ShelterAge: 4Details:
(Credit: Town of Huntington Animal Shelter)

Name: Trooper
Shelter: Town of Huntington Animal Shelter
Age: 4
Details: American Staffordshire terrier mix; neutered.
ID: 15-081
More than ready for his forever home, Trooper is an energetic guy who's best-suited to a home without young children or other animals. Contact the Town of Huntington Animal Shelter at 631-754-8722 or visit huntingtonny.gov for more information.

Noah

Name: NoahShelter: Town of Huntington Animal ShelterAge: 7Details:
(Credit: Town of Huntington Animal Shelter)

Name: Noah
Shelter: Town of Huntington Animal Shelter
Age: 7
Details: Labrador Retriever / Pit Bull Terrier mix; neutered.
ID: 17-048
Found as a stray, Noah is a playful guy all about belly rubs, but would do best in a home without young children and other animals. Contact the Town of Huntington Animal Shelter at 631-754-8722 or visit huntingtonny.gov for more information.

Sugar

Name: SugarShelter: Posh Pet RescueAge: 11 monthsDetails: Pit
(Credit: Posh Pet Rescue)

Name: Sugar
Shelter: Posh Pet Rescue
Age: 11 months
Details: Pit bull mix, spayed.
Loaded with energy, Sugar loves to play, both with people and other dogs. Contact poshpetsrescue.org for more information.

Lentil aka Lenny

Name: Lentil aka Lenny Age: 1 Shelter: Fur
(Credit: Jessica Rotkiewicz)

Name: Lentil aka Lenny
Age: 1
Shelter: Fur Babies Rescue & Referral of Valley Stream
Lentil aka Lenny is a neutered 60-pound Shepherd mix who loves to cuddle. To learn more about Lentil aka Lenny, contact Fur Babies Rescue & Referral of Valley Stream at fbrrny.com.

Storm

Name: StormShelter: Bobbi and the Strays Age: 9Details:
(Credit: Bobbi and the Strays)

Name: Storm
Shelter: Bobbi and the Strays
Age: 9
Details: American Staffordshire Terrier.
Found abandoned during a hurricane, Storm is a calm girl who loves to play with her toys and take car rides. She is shy but warms up and enjoys a good cuddle. Contact Bobbi and the Strays at 516-378-4340 for more information.

Han Solo

Name: Han Solo Age: 1 Shelter: Fur Babies
(Credit: Jessica Rotkiewicz)

Name: Han Solo
Age: 1
Shelter: Fur Babies Rescue & Referral of Valley Stream
Han Solo is an 80-pound pit bull mix who was rescued from a high-kill shelter that he had been brought to when he was 6 months old. To bring Han Solo home, contact Fur Babies Rescue & Referral of Valley Stream at fbrrny.com.

Hailey

Name: HaileyShelter: New York Bully CrewAge: 6 monthsDetails:
(Credit: New York Bully Crew)

Name: Hailey
Shelter: New York Bully Crew
Age: 6 months
Details: Mixed breed.
Hailey is a sweet, playful puppy whose litter was rescued from the streets of Puerto Rico, and now that she's stateside she's ready for a forever family. Contact New York Bully Crew at nybullycrew.org or by calling 844-633-6922 for more information.

Sunny

Name: SunnyShelter: New York Bully CrewAge: 6 monthsDetails:
(Credit: New York Bully Crew)

Name: Sunny
Shelter: New York Bully Crew
Age: 6 months
Details: Mixed breed.
A playful puppies with lots of energy, Sunny loves to run--and loves kids as well. Contact New York Bully Crew at nybullycrew.org or by calling 844-633-6922 for more information.

Cotton

Name: CottonShelter: New York Bully CrewAge: 1Details: Mixed
(Credit: New York Bully Crew)

Name: Cotton
Shelter: New York Bully Crew
Age: 1
Details: Mixed breed.
Found on the streets of Puerto Rico with a broken spine, Cotton--who loves kids and other dogs--is fully healed and can run and jump just like other pooches. Contact New York Bully Crew at nybullycrew.org or by calling 844-633-6922 for more information.

Pops

Name: PopsShelter: New York Bully CrewAge: 12Details: Pit
(Credit: New York Bully Crew )

Name: Pops
Shelter: New York Bully Crew
Age: 12
Details: Pit bull.
A senior fellow who's more than ready for a forever home, Pops loves people and truly enjoys snuggling on a couch. Contact New York Bully Crew at nybullycrew.org or by calling 844-633-6922 for more information.

Avery

Name: AveryShelter: New York Bully CrewAge: 6 monthsDetails:
(Credit: New York Bully Crew)

Name: Avery
Shelter: New York Bully Crew
Age: 6 months
Details: Mixed breed.
Found as part of a litter of puppies abandoned on the streets of Puerto Rico, Avery knows her basic commands and is eager to please. Contact New York Bully Crew at nybullycrew.org or by calling 844-633-6922 for more information.

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