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.

Midnight

Midnight is a sweet 10-year-old female terrier mix
(Credit: Jessica Rotkiewicz)

Midnight is a sweet 10-year-old female terrier mix who will be your best friend for treats! To find out how you can meet Midnight, contact Kent Animal Shelter in Calverton at 631-727-5731 or www.kentanimalshelter.com.

Spa

Spa is a friendly, energetic 4-year-old husky male
(Credit: Jessica Rotkiewicz)

Spa is a friendly, energetic 4-year-old husky male who gets along great with kids and other dogs. To see if Spa is right for you, contact Kent Animal Shelter in Calverton at 631-727-5731 or www.kentanimalshelter.com.

Max

Max is a 4-year-old shepherd mix from Florida,
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Max is a 4-year-old shepherd mix from Florida, where he was rescued from Hurricane Irma. Although he's been through a lot, he's quite sweet, social and charming, and would do well in most homes. To learn how you can make Max a member of your family, please contact Bideawee in Westhampton at www.bideawee.org or call 631-684-0079 and select option 1.

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T Bone

T Bone is a 15-pound sweet and jubilant
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T Bone is a 15-pound sweet and jubilant 3 1/2-year-old Chihuahua-dachshund mix who was rescued from a high-kill shelter. He is looking for a home with people who are just as energetic as he is, and if you think he's the right pup for you, please contact Bideawee in Westhampton at www.bideawee.org or call 631-684-0079 and select option 1.

Buddy

Buddy is a 15-pound, sweet and playful 3-year-old Jack
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Buddy is a 15-pound, sweet and playful 3-year-old Jack Russell terrier mix who was rescued from a high-kill shelter. To find out how you can meet Buddy, contact Bideawee in Westhampton at www.bideawee.org or call 631-684-0079 and select option 1.

Owen

Owen is a sweet, 35-pound, 2-year-old hound mix
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Owen is a sweet, 35-pound, 2-year-old hound mix who was rescued form a high-kill shelter in the South. Owen is great with every person and dog he meets, and if you would like to meet him, please contact Bideawee in Westhampton at www.bideawee.org or call 631-684-0079 and select option 1.

Wishbone is a sweet and playful 5-month-old boxer
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Wishbone is a sweet and playful 5-month-old boxer mix who was rescued from a high-kill shelter. For more information about Wishbone, please contact Bideawee in Westhampton at www.bideawee.org or call 631-684-0079 and select option 1.

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.

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Lilac

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

Name: Lilac
Shelter: Islip Animal Shelter and Adopt-a-Pet Center
Age: 4
Details: Pit Bull mix.
Very friendly and very sweet, Lilac will roll over for a belly rub as soon as you go to pet her head. tends to be a bit shy at first, but once he knows you he'll be looking to sit on your lap. She also does very well with cats, and is great with children. Contact the Islip Animal Shelter at 631-224-5660 or visit petfinder.com for more information.

Callie

Name: CallieShelter: Islip Animal Shelter Age: 4Details: Pit
(Credit: Islip Animal Shelter)

Name: Callie
Shelter: Islip Animal Shelter
Age: 4
Details: Pit Bull mix, spayed.
Callie gets along with everyone, including cats and other dogs. She can play for hours, loves toys and is best-suited for a home with a big yard and children ages five and older. Contact the Islip Animal Shelter at 631-224-5660 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.

Paddy

Name: PaddyDetails: Mixed breedShelter: North Shore Animal League
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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.

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Mia

Name: MiaDetails: Terrier-Shepherd mixShelter: North Shore Animal League
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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.

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.

Jessie

Name: JessieShelter: Posh Pet RescueAge: 5Details: Spaniel mix,
(Credit: Posh Pet Rescue)

Name: Jessie
Shelter: Posh Pet Rescue
Age: 5
Details: Spaniel mix, spayed.
Jessie was rescued from the illegal Thai dogmeat trade, so at first she may seem a bit skittish--but she will warm up to people, and loves playing, including runs on the beach. Contact Posh Pet Rescue at MsLondonspets@aol.com 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.

Bear

Name: BearShelter: Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter in
(Credit: Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter in Wantagh)

Name: Bear
Shelter: Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter in Wantagh
Age: 4
Details: Pitbull mix
Bear loves going for walks on the leash and knows several commands. Contact the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter in Wantagh at  516-785-5220 or toh.li/animal-shelter for more information.

Ghost

Name: GhostShelter: Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter in
(Credit: Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter in Wantagh)

Name: Ghost
Shelter: Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter in Wantagh
Age: 6
Details: Bulldog mix
Ghost knows basic commands and loves to go for walks on the leash as much as he enjoys time on the couch. Contact the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter in Wantagh at  516-785-5220 or toh.li/animal-shelter for more information.

Doug

Doug is a 4-year-old pit-mix who gets along
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Doug is a 4-year-old pit-mix who gets along with other dogs as well as kids and enjoys long walks playing fetch. For more information about Doug, please contact the Town of Babylon Animal Shelter at 631-643-9270.

Suede

Suede is a 3-year-old pit-mix who is very
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Suede is a 3-year-old pit-mix who is very affectionate. He walks well on a leash and would make a perfect fit for most families. For more information about Sweet, please contact the Town of Babylon Animal Shelter at 631-643-9270.

Mandy

Mandy is a sweet pit-mix who loves to
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Mandy is a sweet pit-mix who loves to cuddle and would do well in most homes. For more information about Mandy, please contact the Town of Babylon Animal Shelter at 631-643-9270.

Samuel

Samuel is a 2-year-old pit-mix who gets along
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Samuel is a 2-year-old pit-mix who gets along with other pets and children and would do well in a family that matched his calm demeanor. For more information about Samuel, please contact the Town of Babylon Animal Shelter at 631-643-9270.

Elvis

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

Name: Elvis
Shelter: Town of Babylon Animal Shelter
Age: 3
Details: Elvis plays well with other dogs and walks well on a leash. Contact the Town of Babylon Animal Shelter at  (631) 643-9270 or townofbabylon.com for more information.

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.

Trigger

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

Name: Trigger
Shelter: Town of Babylon Animal Shelter
Age: 4
Details: Pitbull mix; neutered.
A survivor of neglect, Trigger has recovered from some of his health issues but remains on daily medication and is still dealing with muscle atrophy issues. Nonetheless, he is a happy, well-tempered dog ready for a forever home that is ready for a pooch who needs some extra attention and understanding. Contact the Town of Babylon Animal Shelter at 631- 643-9270 or visit townofbabylon.com for more information.

Sammie

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

Name: Sammie
Shelter: Town of Babylon Animal Shelter
Age: 3-4
Details: Pit bull terrier; spayed.
Sammie has survived a serious case of heartworm, now testing negative for the condition. Sweet and playful but mellow, she's just a couch potato who would love to a forever family with whom to relax. 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.

Kiki

Name: KikiShelter: Last Chance Animal RescueAge: 7Details: Fox
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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.

Jackie

Name: JackieShelter: Last Chance Animal RescueAge: 2Details: Hound
(Credit: Last Chance Animal Rescue)

Name: Jackie
Shelter: Last Chance Animal Rescue
Age: 2
Details: Hound mix.
Good with cats, dogs and people in general, Jackie is a playful and affectionate pup who's all about hiking and jogging. Contact Last Chance Animal Rescue at 631-478-6844 or visit lcarf.org 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.

Layla

Layla is a 10-year-old pit bull who was
(Credit: Jessica Rotkiewicz)

Layla is a 10-year-old pit bull who was not cared for properly. She was abandoned at a municipal shelter while pregnant. Sadly, none of her pups made it, but Layla has been nursed back to proper health and is now ready to learn that humans can really love her. If you think that means you, contact Save-A-Pet Animal Shelter in Port Jefferson at 631-473-6333 or www.saveapetny.org.

Puppy Monkey

Puppy Monkey is a 4-month-old long-haired Chihuahua. He
(Credit: Jessica Rotkiewicz)

Puppy Monkey is a 4-month-old long-haired Chihuahua. He does need some training because he is so young, but you'll see he's a lot of fun. For more information, contact Save-A-Pet Animal Shelter in Port Jefferson at 631-473-6333 or www.saveapetny.org.

G.P.

G.P., which is short for Grandpa, is an
(Credit: Jessica Rotkiewicz)

G.P., which is short for Grandpa, is an 8-year-old miniature schnauzer who has lived with children and would make a great family companion. To see if G.P. is right for your family, contact Save-A-Pet Animal Shelter in Port Jefferson at 631-473-6333 or www.saveapetny.org.

Bam Bam

Bam Bam is a 7-year-old Cane Corso mix
(Credit: Jessica Rotkiewicz)

Bam Bam is a 7-year-old Cane Corso mix who was rescued from a backyard breeder. Now nursed back to health, he is friendly and loving but would be best suited in a home with no other pets. To learn how you can meet Bam Bam, contact Save-A-Pet Animal Shelter in Port Jefferson at 631-473-6333 or www.saveapetny.org.

Dee Dee

Dee Dee is a 4-month-old pit bull who
(Credit: Jessica Rotkiewicz)

Dee Dee is a 4-month-old pit bull who learns quickly and is a lot of fun. To find out more about Dee Dee, contact Save-A-Pet Animal Shelter in Port Jefferson at 631-473-6333 or www.saveapetny.org.

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.

Lonnie

Lonnie is a 1-year-old female shepherd mix. She
(Credit: Jessica Rotkiewicz)

Lonnie is a 1-year-old female shepherd mix. She is gentle and shy but warms up quickly with new people. For more information about Lonnie, contact Kent Animal Shelter in Calverton at 631-727-5731 or www.kentanimalshelter.com.

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.

Pablo

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

Name: Pablo
Shelter: Town of North Hempstead Animal Shelter
Age: 9 months
Details: Pit Bull Terrier mix; neutered.
ID: 1105016-268
A big fan of chasing tennis balls, Pablo has shown he has the intelligence to learn his puppy manners quickly. Contact the Town of North Hempstead Animal Shelter in Port Washington at 516-944-8220 for more information.

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