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Applicants must fill out an adoption application in order to be considered to adopt one of our pets.  If you are interested in any of our dogs, please feel free to download & fill out the adoption form below.  Please email your completed application to

Adoption Application
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Available for Adoption


  • Chiweenie (Chihuahua Doxin Mix)
  • 12 lbs
  • Approximately 2 years old
  • Found as a stray in North Miami
  • Great with other dogs, cats, kids; Loves to go on walks and snuggle on the couch



  • Lab Mix
  • Brother to Adele below
  • 40 lbs
  • Approximately 1 year old
  • Mickey was one of six puppies rescued from Miami Dade Animal Services.  He and his siblings were only 3 weeks old. Mickey needs an active family ready for the love and energy of a happy go lucky, sweet puppy


  • Lab Mix
  • Approximately 1 year old
  • 36 lbs
  • Adele was one of six puppies rescued from Miami Dade Animal Services. She was only 3 weeks old! After her orignal adopter returned her, she now waits for a forever home to love her. 


  • American Bulldog Mix
  • 3 years old
  • 90 lbs
  • Nala was found wondering underneath a highway overpass. She is very sweet but takes an expirienced owned to introduce to new dogs. She has undergone some hours of training and her behavior has greatly impoved when meeting new dogs



  • German Shepherd
  • Approximately 6 months
  • 40lbs
  • Bonnie was a completely feral dog found standing guard of her wounded counterpart. Since loosing her bonded partner, she has undergone extensive training and rehibilitaion.


  • Terrier Mix
  • Approximately 5 months
  • 20 lbs - will be +/- 40 lbs
  • Sweet traditional puppy with a lot of love and need for structure and training
  • Ginger was abandoned at a dog park at only about 11 weeks old. A good samaritan brought her into a local vets office for safety.


  • Long hair chihuahua
  • 2 years old
  • 15 lbs
  • Happy gentleman, great with other dogs, kids and people
  • Max was an injured dog needing rescue. He now has the time of his life whereever he goes. 


  • Lab Mix
  • Approximately 17 weeks old
  • 15lbs
  • Sweet as can be aside from her injuries
  • Nina was brought in after being hit by a car. After extensive surgery, she is recooperating and will be ready soon for her forever home! 


  • German Shepard 
  • 7-8 years old
  • 56 lbs
  • Very sweet and friendly 
  • Found soaking wet on the street of Miami.  After running right up to her rescuer, we knew she needed us. 


  • Terrier Mix
  • Approximately 9 Months old
  • 36 Pounds
  • Fully Vetted
  • Playful and Friendly with People and Other Dogs
  • Passed her Temperament Test with Flying Colors! 
  • River was found in an abandoned house and brought to us by her amazing rescuers! 


  • Shepherd Mix
  • Just Under a Year Old
  • 36 pounds
  • Great with People
  • Sweet, Loving, and Playful!
  • Sunny was found wandering the streets of Miami suffering from Parvo.  After treatment and spending 30 days in complete quarentine, she beat parvo and was ready to find the most perfect home! She is a strong, determined, loyal and thankful dog!



  • Schnauzer Mix
  • 2-3 years old
  • Femail Spayed
  • Up to date on all vetting
  • 36 pounds 
  • Dog compatible
  • Housebroken



  • American Bulldog Mix
  • Born in March, 2015
  • Male, neutered
  • Up to date on all vetting
  • 64 pounds 
  • Dog compatible, Adult compatible, Kids & Cats unknown 
  • Housebroken, extremely goofy, active, and playful


  • American Bulldog Mix 
  • Born in March, 2015
  • Male, neutered
  • Up to date on all vetting
  • 40 pounds
  • Dog compatible, Adults & Kids compatible, NOT compatible with cats
  • Knows basic commands, housebroken, active, playful, and sweet



  • Yorkie 
  • 8-9 years old, estimated
  • Male, intact due to age
  • 4.5 pounds
  • Dogs, Adults & Kids compatible.  Cat compatability unknown 
  • Marks in new places, total lap dog, active and playful, tiny but with huge personality



  • Great Dane
  • 16 weeks old 
  • Female, spayed
  • Up to date on all vetting
  • 45 pounds
  • Dogs & Adults & Kids & Cat compatible
  • Loves to play with other dogs.  Extremely sweet.  Still working on housebreaking.  Breed experience preferred but not required. 



  • ​Wheaten Terrier
  • 8-9 years old, estimated
  • Male, intact due to age
  • 18 pounds
  • Dog & Adults & Kids compatible.  Cat compatibility unknown
  • Low energy, easy going, sweet, and relaxed



  • Miniature Pincher mix
  • 2 years old 
  • Female, spayed
  • Up to date on all vetting
  • 15 pounds
  • Dogs & Adults & Kids compatible, Cat compatability unknown
  • Loves to play with other dogs.  Total lap dog and loves snuggling under blankets.  Well behaved and extra sweet! 



  • Catahoula/Mastiff mix
  • under 1 year old 
  • Male, neutered
  • Up to date on all vetting
  • 75 pounds
  • Dogs & Adults compatible, Kids compatible but can play rough.  Cats unknown.
  • Super friendly boy that does not realize his size.  Loves people and to give kisses.  Great disposition and is rather calm for his age and breed.  Socialized with other dogs and does not seem to mind cats, but has not formerly met one. 



  • Miniature Pincher
  • 6 years old
  • Male, neutered
  • Up to date on all vetting
  • Estimated to be 15 pounds 
  • Dogs & Adults & kids compatible.
  • Part of a cruelty case.  Maverick is a diabetic boy that needs to receive daily insulin shots.  Despite what his owners did to him, he is all love and kisses and would love a home that will never neglect him again. 
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