Our Adoptable Dogs

UPDATED 4/8/15!!
WILMA is a very cute Basset/Pit mix who’s about 2 years old. She’s full of energy and enthusiasm, loves her toys, pays attention well for food treats, and likes other dogs (she’d be best matched with a playful young male dog).
Wilma will be a fun addition to

UPDATED 4/1/15!
RORY
is a friendly, playful Lab mix, 6-7 months old. He likes to chase a tennis ball, loves his toys, and since he’s smart, attentive and food-motivated, he should be lots of fun to take to puppy class! He likes other dogs.
Rory is looking for an active

BETSY is an affectionate Pointer/Pit mix who’s about 3 years old. She’s a friendly girl who loves people and attention! Since she focuses nicely for food treats, she should be fun and easy to train. She gets along with other dogs, and would do best paired with a gentle male

MAXIMILIAN is an adorable Beagle/Pug (“Puggle”) mix who’s about 4 years old. He’s perky, social and loves people and attention. He focuses nicely for food treats, and is pleasant with other dogs.
Maximilian will be a sweet addition to a loving family.
Maximilian lives in kennel 11.
For more information

UPDATED 3/27/15!!
LUNA
is a sweet girl, a pretty Pit mix about 2 years old. She came to the shelter with her adorable puppies to whom she was a wonderful mom :-)
She’s gentle, social and eager to please, with a rather submissive side that will respond to kind handling

UPDATED 4/22/15!!
HANNAH
is a pretty, small-size Lab mix, 5+ years old. She’s a sweet, gentle girl who can be a little shy and unsure at first, but she warms up nicely with kind handling and encouragement.  She pays attention well for food and food treats, which will be a

UPDATED 4/16/14!!
BRONWYN
is an affectionate, friendly, outgoing girl, a petite Belgian Malinois mix (best guess!) who’s under 1 year old. She enjoys people and attention, LOVES playing with her toys, and adores food treats (she’ll be fun to train!)
She can be little unsure of other dogs at first,

QUINN is a cute, perky Staffordshire Terrier (Staffie) mix who’s about one year old. She’s full-grown at about 25lbs. She likes to chase a tennis ball, loves her toys ,and adores everyone she meets  :-)
Since she’s very attentive and food-motivated, she’ll should be fun and easy to train.
Quinn

ROXY is an adorable Pointer mix, 6-7 months old. She has lots of energy and enthusiasm, but also knows how to settle and pay attention – she’s very food-motivated, and has a nice “sit”. She’s a playful puppy who loves her tennis balls and toys, and she does well with

MADDIE is an energetic Boxer mix, about one year old, who’s full of fun! She’s a playful girl who loves to chase a tennis ball, adores her toys and gets along well with other dogs. Since she’s attentive and food-motivated, she should a wonderful young dog to train.
Maddie is

NEW PHOTOS 4/23/15!!
MALIA
is a cute, compact Lab/Pit mix who’s about one year old. She’s perky, friendly, loves her toys and is great with other dogs! She pays attention beautifully for food treats, so should be fun and easy to train  :-)
Malia will be a fabulous family companion.

BUNNY is an adorable Pit/Pointer mix who’s about 2 years old. She’s a gentle girl with a rather shy, submissive side, so she’ll need kind handling and positive, reward-based training to help build her confidence. She’s very nice with other dogs.
Bunny will blossom in a calm, loving home.
Bunny

LEXIE is a fun, outgoing Boxer/Pit mix, a little under one year old, who’s joyful and enthusiastic!! She likes to chase a tennis ball, and LOVES her toys – she can entertain herself easily, just running around, throwing her toys in the air and catching them (she’d really enjoy a

SHEBA is a sweet-faced, cuddly Lab mix, around 5 years old. Though she can be a little timid at first, she warms up with kind handling and encouragement, and (especially!) food treats :-)
She’s excellent with other dogs, and would be a sweet companion for a gentle male dog.
Sheba

SOPHIA is a pretty Pointer/Basset mix, about 2 years old. She came to the shelter with a litter of 9 sweet puppies to whom she was a wonderful mom, but now that her puppies no longer need her, Sophia is looking for some TLC for herself  :-)
She’s a gentle

THATCHER is a cuddly, social Lab mix, 1 – 1 1/2 years old. He’s a playful boy (he loves to roll around on the floor with his soft toys – guaranteed to make you smile!!), and since he’s also very food-motivated and attentive, he should be fun and easy to

CHAPLIN is a cute, social Pomeranian, about 8 years old. He was very dirty, neglected and matted when he first arrived, but our wonderful medical staff has cleaned him up and shaved him down, and he feel SO much better! He’s a sensitive little guy who’ll need very kind ,

HOUND/LAB MIX PUPPIES: we have 4 of these lovely puppies, 3-4 months old, 3 males and one female. They’re sweet, gentle, and a little shy at first, but will blossom with kind handling and positive training (puppy class is highly recommended!)
Each of these puppies will be a wonderful

HOUND/LAB MIX PUPPIES: we have 4 of these lovely puppies, 3-4 months old, 3 males and one female. They’re sweet, gentle, and a little shy at first, but will blossom with kind handling and positive training (puppy class is highly recommended!) Each of these puppies will be a wonderful

FAWN is a small-size, very pretty Lab/Hound mix, 8-10 months old. She’s gentle, cute and playful (she loves toys!), and also has a rather sensitive side that will respond well to kind handling, and positive (reward-based) training. She’s a little unsure of other dogs, and would do best with a

MELODY is a lovely Hound mix, about 7 months old. She has lots of energy and enthusiasm – she likes to chase a tennis ball, and loves her toys! Since she’s very food-motivated and attentive, she should be a fun puppy to take to obedience class :-)
Melody will be

NELSON is a handsome Vizsla mix, about 18 months old. He’s a friendly, outgoing, rather gangly young dog, who’s energetic, playful and eager to please :-)
He came to us in rather poor condition, but with good diet and lots of love and attention, he’s looking better every day!
Nelson

CORINNE is a gentle, friendly Lab/Shepherd mix who’s about 2 years old. Though she can be a little sensitive and submissive at first, she warms up with kind handling and (especially!) food treats. She’s excellent with other dogs, and would do best with a young male doggy friend :-)
Corinne

CROSBY is a playful Pit mix, 6-8 months old, who’s got lots of energy and enthusiasm! He loves tennis balls and toys, and is very food-motivated and attentive (he should be fun to take to puppy class!)
Crosby is looking for an active, committed family.
Crosby lives in kennel 32.

LOUIE is a chunky, cuddly “All-American” mix, 1 – 1 1/2 years old. He’s friendly, playful (he LOVES toys!!) and has a welcome wiggle that’s guaranteed to make you smile  :-)
He seems to like other dogs.
Louie will be a fun family pet.
Louie lives in kennel 45.
For

NATHANIEL is a chunky Australian Shepherd mix puppy, about 5 months old, who’s sweet, gentle, and a little shy and sensitive. He’ll do well with kind handling and positive (reward-based) training to help him build his confidence.
Nathaniel is looking for a patient, loving family who’ll give him lots of

LULU is a tiny, mystery mix puppy (?Pug mix), 6-8 weeks old. She’s very sweet and loves to cuddle  :-)
She’ll do well with kind handling, and gentle training.
Lulu is looking for a loving family to call her own.
Lulu lives in kennel P5.
For more information about Lulu, 

ABBY is a pretty Hound mix who’s about one year old. She’s a perky, playful, very endearing young dog who LOVES her toys!! Since she’s also smart and motivated, she’ll be lots of fun to train. She likes other dogs.
Abby is looking for an active family to call her

ISABELLA is a playful, outgoing Black & Tan Hound mix, about 2 years old. She loves to chase a tennis ball, adores her toys, and is very food-motivated and highly trainable (she already knows “sit”).
Isabella will be a fun addition to an active family.
Isabella lives in kennel 31.

ALLIE is a sweet Beagle, about 4 years old. She’s a gentle, friendly little dog who loves people and attention. She likes her toys, and gets along with other small, lower-key dogs.
Allie is looking for a kind, Beagle-loving home.
Allie lives in kennel 30.
For more information about Allie,

ZACHARY is a handsome Lab who’s about 3 years old. Though he’s a big boy with lots of energy and enthusiasm, he’s very well-mannered on leash, and also loves to cuddle (and get in your lap!) He’s very attentive for food treats, so should be fun and easy to train

WILSON is a gentle, friendly Beagle, 5+ years old. He loves to sniff and explore (like most Beagles), likes to go for walks, and enjoys people and attention. He’s polite, though not playful, with other dogs.
Wilson is looking for a kind, Beagle-loving home.
Wilson lives in kennel 9.
For

STAN is an adorable Chihuahua/Dachshund mix, 7 years old. He’s a gentle, friendly little dog who has a rather shy, sensitive side that will respond well to kind handling and positive (reward-based) training. He likes other dogs.
Stan will blossom in a calm, loving home.
Stan lives in kennel P10.

SQUIGGY is a cute, affectionate Chihuahua who’s about 5 years old. He’s friendly, cooperative, and always tries his best  :-)
Since he’s very interested in food treats, he should be a fun little guy to train. He gets along with other dogs.
Squiggy will be a sweet companion for a

WINNIE is a pretty Collie/Lab mix, about 3 months old. Though she can be a little unsure in new situations, she warms up quickly and shows off her cuddly, playful side.
Winnie is looking for a loving family who’ll give her exercise & playtime, and take her to puppy class

BOONE is a fun Lab mix, 3-4 months old and full of puppy energy and enthusiasm. He loves his toys, likes to play, and is smart and food-motivated – a great little all-rounder!
Boone is looking for an active, committed family who’ll give him the time, attention and training all

Our Foster Dogs

UPDATED 3/19/15!!
JEROME
 is a handsome American Bulldog mix, about 2 years old, who’s playful, energetic and enthusiastic! He likes to chase a tennis ball, loves his toys, and is smart and food-motivated. He loves other dogs, and would be a wonderful companion for a young, playful female dog of

GOLIATH is a Plott Hound mix who’s about 6 months old. He was found abandoned by the side of the road as a tiny puppy, was brought to the shelter, and after no-one came forward to claim him, went to a loving foster home.
Stay tuned for more information from

Adoptions Pending

*ADOPTION PENDING*
LYNETTE
is a pretty, smaller-size Boxer/Hound mix, 8-10 months old. She’s a sweet, shy, rather sensitive young dog who’ll blossom with kind handling and positive (reward-based) training. She LOVES food treats, which will be a big help with confidence-building. Since she’s quite unsure of other dogs, she would

*ADOPTION PENDING*
SCOOTER
is a friendly little guy, a small-size Terrier mix who’s about one year old. He loves to chase a tennis ball, and since he’s smart and attentive, he should be fun and easy to train. He gets along with other dogs.
Scooter will be a fabulous family

*ADOPTION PENDING*
SUZETTE
is an adorable Rat Terrier, about 2 years old. She’s gentle, a little shy at first, but warms up quickly – once she knows you, she would love to get in your lap  :-)
She seems to like other dogs.
Suzette will be a sweet companion for

*ADOPTION PENDING*
BLACK LAB MIX PUPPY:
This sweet puppy, about 2 months old, is sweet, perky and very adorable.
Though she and her sister love each other, they will do best with separate loving families so they can have the individual time and attention all puppies need  :-)
She lives

*ADOPTION PENDING*
LAB MIX PUPPY

She lives with her sister in kennel P1.
For more information email doginfo@apsofdurham.org.

Our Adopted Dogs

*ADOPTED 4/20/15*
AVERY
is a handsome Bull Terrier mix who’s a little under one year old. He has lots of energy and enthusiasm, is eager to please and eager to learn! He’s very playful (he loves his toys!), and also focuses very nicely when food treats are on offer –

*ADOPTED 04/16/15*
PHOTOS & BIO UPDATED 4/11/15!!
BLANCHE
 is a pretty Bull Terrier/Setter mix who’s about 5 months old. She’s a sweet, soft puppy with a gorgeous coat that’s wonderful to pet  :-)
She has quite a playful side – she loves her toys – and since she’s also smart

*ADOPTED 4/16/15*
UPDATED 4/2/15!!
HOUND MIX PUPPIES: We have 5 remaining of these adorable puppies, male and female, about 2 months old, in a variety of colors and sizes :-)  Their mom is sweet Sophia: http://www.apsofdurham.org/sophia/
All the puppies are social and playful, and are looking for loving families who’ll

*ADOPTED 4/16/15*
UPDATED 4/2/15!!
HOUND MIX PUPPIES: We have 5 remaining of these adorable puppies, male and female, about 2 months old, in a variety of colors and sizes :-)  Their mom is sweet Sophia: http://www.apsofdurham.org/sophia/
All the puppies are social and playful, and are looking for loving families who’ll

*ADOPTED 04/22/15*
MINDY
is the last puppy still available of sweet Sophie’s (http://www.apsofdurham.org/sophia/) litter of 9 :-)
She’s 2-3 months old, sweet, gentle, and all-around adorable, and will be a fabulous addition to a loving home!

*ADOPTED 04/21/15*
BUCKY 
is a fun puppy, a 5-6 month old Lab/Hound mix who’s friendly, playful, and all-around adorable!! He loves other dogs.
Bucky will be a wonderful companion for an active family who’ll make sure he gets the exercise, playtime, and ongoing obedience training that all puppies need!

*ADOPTED 04/21/15*
HOUND/LAB MIX PUPPIES
: we have 4 of these lovely puppies, 3-4 months old, 3 males and one female. They’re sweet, gentle, and a little shy at first, but will blossom with kind handling and positive training (puppy class is highly recommended!) Each of these puppies will be

*ADOPTED 04/21/15*
HOUND/LAB MIX PUPPIES
: we have 4 of these lovely puppies, 3-4 months old, 3 males and one female. They’re sweet, gentle, and a little shy at first, but will blossom with kind handling and positive training (puppy class is highly recommended!) Each of these puppies will be

*ADOPTED 04/22/15*
SPUD
is an adorable Chihuahua/Dachshund mix puppy, 3-4 months old. He’s active, perky, playful, and lots of fun!
Spud needs a happy home with people willing to give him the time, attention and training all puppies need.

*ADOPTED 04/21/15*
MAUDE
is a gentle, friendly Pit mix who’s 1 – 1 1/2 years old. Though she can be a little unsure of herself at first, she warms up with kind handling and encouragement, and seems to really love people and attention.
Maude is looking for a calm, low-stress

*ADOPTED 4/20/15*
OZZIE
is an approximately 2 year old Schnauzer/Poodle (“Schnoodle”) mix who’s friendly, and quite playful once he warms up! He was very anxious and unsure (as well as dirty and matted) when he first arrived at the shelter, but has made great progress with his confidence :-)
He’s

*ADOPTED 04/22/15*
DYLAN
is a very cute, friendly Shih Tzu, about 4 years old. He’s gentle, playful and very food-motivated, and he gets along with other dogs.
Dylan will be a wonderful family companion.

*ADOPTED 04/21/15*
KIRSTEN
is a pretty Australian Shepherd mix, about 4 months old. She was very shy when she first arrived at the shelter, but has really blossomed in her short time with us!
Kirsten needs a loving family who’ll give her the time, attention and training all puppies need

Placement Partners

Went to one of our Placement Partners!
FERGUS
is a Newfoundland (Landseer?) mix who’s a little under one year old. He’s a big boy with a big personality!! He LOVES his toys, and is very food focused.
Fergus is looking for a family that enjoys big dogs, and who will

Went to on of our Placement Partners!
NORBERT
is a 3-4 month old Hound mix – he’s Nolan’s brother. He’s very shy at first, but warms up with gentle handling. Puppy class would really help build his confidence.
Norbert needs a calm, loving home.
For more information about Norbert, email

Went to one of our Placement Partners
SAMANTHA
is a gorgeous Boxer who’s about 18 months old. She’s energetic, outgoing, playful, and a little goofy :-)
She pays attention nicely for food treats (she would love to go to obedience class!), and gets along with gentle, lower-key dogs (preferably male!)

Went to one of our Placement Partners
WILLARD is a handsome big Boxer, 1 – 1 1/2 years old. He’s energetic, enthusiastic, and lots of fun!! He loves to chase a tennis ball, enjoys his toys, and is very food-motivated and attentive. He likes to play with other dogs, though