Our Adoptable Dogs

  • Click here to read Annabelle’s blog!
    ANNABELLE is a gentle, affectionate brindle Hound mix who 1 – 1 1/2 years old. She’s a sweet little dog who loves people and tries hard to please. Since she’s very attentive and food-focused, she should be fun to train.
    Annabelle is looking

    Click on view my page to see new pictures from Moxie’s photo shoot!
    MOXIE
    is a playful, fun-loving Pit mix who’s a little under one year old. She loves to chase a ball, and pays attention nicely for food treats – she already has a very reliable “sit”. She does

     
    Click here to read Duncan’s blog!!
    DUNCAN is a handsome Boxer/Pit mix who’s around one year old. He’s an energetic, exuberant young dog who’s very playful – he loves his toys! Since he’s also very attentive and food-focused, he should be lots of fun to take to obedience

    UPDATED 4/11/14!!
    Click here to read Maisie’s blog!
    MAISIE is a small-size Basset/Lab mix who’s 2-3 years old. She’s a gentle, friendly girl who loves everyone she meets! Since she’s very attentive and focused when food treats are on offer, she should be fun and easy to train. She


    UPDATED 3/11/14!!
    DALLAS is an adorable, smaller-size Lab mix who’s about 6 months old. He was very shy when he first arrived at the shelter, but has really blossomed into a fun little guy who loves everyone and everything  :-)
    He’s playful and energetic (he loves his toys!), and very

     
    Click here to read Nolan’s blog!
    NOLAN
    is a handsome Pointer/Red Tick Hound mix who’s about 18 months old. Though he can be a little anxious and unsure at first, he’s a friendly, gentle young dog who always tries his best.
    Nolan will do well in a calm,

    NEW!! Click here to see Mo’s Bull City Dog Blog!
    MO is a cute, perky Lab/Pit puppy who’s about 3 months old. She loves people and attention, adores her toys, and is very smart and food-motivated – she’ll be a puppy class star  :-)
    Mo will be a fabulous

    BETSY is a cute, social Lab/Pit mix puppy (about 3 months old) who loves to run and play! She adores her toys, likes to chase a ball, and enjoys the company of other dogs. Since she pays attention nicely for food treats, she should be lots of fun to train 

     
    Click here to read Grace’s blog!
    GRACE
    is a gentle, affectionate, small-size Hound mix who’s 1 – 1 1/2 years old. Though she can be rather shy & sensitive, she warms up quickly and shows off her playful side – she likes to chase a ball, loves her toys

    UPDATED 4/11/14!!
    Click here to read Verona’s blog!
    VERONA is a 2-3 year old Pit/Plott Hound mix who loves people and attention. She also has a playful side – she likes to chase a ball (and enjoys batting it between her paws – very cute!). She’s very attentive and

    DAISY is a cute Chihuahua/Dachshund mix who’s about 2 years old. She’s a rather sensitive, submissive little dog who’ll need very kind, gentle handling and training to help her build her confidence, but when she warms up, she can be quite playful (she loves her toys and likes to chase

    MILLICENT is a tiny Lab/Pit mix puppy, 2-3 months old. She’s cute, perky and full of energy and enthusiasm!
    Millicent will be a fun addition to an active, committed family who’ll enjoy giving her attention, training, and lots of love  :-)
    Millicent lives in kennel 1.
    For more information about

    NEW!! Click here to see Sally’s Bull City Dog Blog !
    SALLY is a pretty Lab mix puppy who’s 5-6 months old. She’s friendly, affectionate and playful, loves her toys, and is very food-motivated and attentive (she’ll be fun  to take to puppy class!)
    Sally will be a wonderful companion

    This handsome boy is RORY, a Pit mix who’s about one year old. He’s a friendly, energetic, enthusiastic young dog who’ll blossom with lots of exercise and basic obedience training. He loves to chase a ball, is smart and very food-motivated, and does well with other dogs.
    Rory will be

    GRAHAM is a handsome Lab/Shepherd mix who’s about one year old. He’s a rather anxious, sensitive young dog, but he has some nice tail wags as he warms up. He perks up when he plays with a tennis ball (he likes to bat it between his paws – very cute!!),

    MONA is a Staffordshire Bull Terrier (Staffie) mix who’s about 3 years old. She’s a small-size, roly-poly little dog who’s rather sensitive and submissive, but she really gravitates to people and responds well to kind handling and encouragement. She’s also very interested in food treats, which will be a big

    PUCK is a cute Rat Terrier mix who’s about one year old. He’s an anxious little guy who’s quite unsure of himself, but he tries his best to please. Since he’s very focused and attentive for food treats, he should be fun and easy to train – he already has

    NEW!! Click here to read Tallulah’s Bull City Dog Blog !
    TALLULAH is a pretty Hound/Pit mix who’s about 4 months old. She had lots of fun at our Sunday puppy playgroup – here’s what Marilyn, the trainer who runs the group, has to say about her:
    “This dog is

    JUNE is a lovely Boxer who was given up to the shelter along with her sister, SADIE. Both are 8-9 years old, gentle, mellow and very social. Though they’re older girls, they’re still active, interested in going for walks, and appear to be in good health (already spayed, up

    SADIE is a lovely Boxer who was given up to the shelter along with her sister, JUNE. Both are 8-9 years old, gentle, mellow and very social. Though they’re older girls, they’re still active, interested in going for walks, and appear to be in good health (already spayed, up

    ROO is a 4-5 month old Bull Terrier mix who’s friendly, playful and lots of fun – he loves everyone and everything! Since he’s smart and very attentive (and loves food treats!), he should be a fabulous puppy to train. He likes other dogs.
    Roo will be a wonderful addition

    GENEVIEVE is a perky Lab mix who’s 4-5 months old. She’s friendly, outgoing, playful (she loves her toys) and very food-motivated – she’ll be lots of fun to take to puppy class!
    Genevieve is looking for a loving family who’ll give her the time, attention and training all puppies need.

    Sweet LILIAN is a 4-5 month old Lab mix puppy who’s social and playful! She loves toys & treats, and will be a fun puppy to train.
    Lilian will be a wonderful addition to a loving family who’ll give her exercise, playtime and basic training.

    Lilian lives in kennel 17.

    Lovely LETTIE is a Boxer/Plott Hound mix who’s 1 – 1 1/2 years old. She’s a friendly young dog who can be a little unsure of herself at first, but she enjoys calm handling and attention, and is very eager to please.She likes to chase a ball, pays attention very

    BELLA is a gentle, adorable Beagle who’s about 2 years old. She’s a cute, perky little girl who also has a rather sensitive, submissive side which should respond well to kind handling and encouragement. She really perks up when food treats are on offer, which will help with training and

    AMOS is a handsome Boxer/Lab mix who’s about 2 years old. He’s a gentle, friendly young dog who’s a little hesitant in new situations, so he’ll need kind handling and positive training to help him blossom. He seems to be quite unsure of other dogs, and would probably be happiest

    DOG TRAINER’S PICK OF THE WEEK!!
    YVETTE is a lovely Pit mix who’s 1 – 1 1/2 years old. She’s a gentle, wiggly, outgoing girl who loves everyone she meets! She’s excellent with other dogs.
    Yvette will be a fabulous addition to a lucky family  :-)
    Yvette lives in kennel

    JACKSON is a lovely Border Collie/Greyhound mix who’s a little under one year old. He’s a rather anxious young dog who’s looking for guidance and approval, but since he’s also smart, eager and attentive, he should be fun and rewarding to train.
    Jackson needs an active, committed home where he’ll

    This sweet boy is HOWIE, a Smooth Fox Terrier mix who’s 1 – 1 1/2 years old. He’s a friendly, wiggly young dog who can be a little anxious and submissive, so he’ll need kind handling and training as he builds his confidence. He has a playful side –

    Our Foster Dogs

    Click here to read Kelvin’s Bull City Dog blog!
    KELVIN
    is a handsome Lab/Basset mix who’s a little under one year old. He’s very interested in toys, chasing balls, and in playing with other dogs! Since he’s also very food-motivated and attentive, he should be lots of fun to

    Click on “View my page” to read an update from Nina’s foster home!
    Click here to watch Nina on YouTube!

    NINA isa 1 year old Bulldog/Hound mix who’s full of energy and enthusiasm! She loves her toys, and is very food-motivated and attentive – she’ll be lots of fun to

    Click here to read Achilles’ blog!
    This handsome young man is ACHILLES, a Mastiff mix who’s about 18 months old. He was dropped off at the shelter a couple of months ago with severe skin issues, but with medication and lots of love and attention from his foster mom,

    Other Rescue Groups

    Went to Independent Animal Rescue!
    This cute little girl is BUNTY, an older Beagle (5+ years old) who’s gentle, cooperative but a little shy and insecure in new situations. She always tries her best, and enjoys gentle petting and attention. Like all Beagles, she loves to sniff and explore! 

    Went to Independent Animal Rescue!
    CHAD now ERNIE at IAR is a 2-3 year old Lab/Pit mix who’s quite worried at the shelter, but he always tries his best to please. He really brightens up when food treats are on offer, and pays attention beautifully – he should be

    Went to Southern Siberian Husky Rescue!
    ROSALIE
    is a rather dainty Husky, about 18 months old, who’s sweet, social and also a little anxious and submissive. She’ll need kind, gentle handling and encouragement to help her build her confidence. Since she’s very food-motivated and people-oriented, she should be quick

    Adoptions Pending

    Adoption pending at  INDEPENDENT ANIMAL RESCUE!
    This is BETTY, a sweet Beagle who’s 4-5 years old. She’s a gentle, rather shy little girl who likes petting, going for walks and (especially!) sniffing and exploring :-) She’s polite, though not playful, with other dogs.
    Betty will be an adorable, low-key

    ADOPTION PENDING through Lab Rescue of North Carolina!!
    ZACK now FINN is a big, handsome Lab who’s about 5 years old. He’s a low-key, low-maintenance kind of a guy who just likes to hang out  :-)
    He perks up when food treats are on offer, so should be fun

    *ADOPTION PENDING*
    ABBY
    is an adorable, small-size Lab mix who’s about one year old. She’s cute, social and very playful – she loves to chase a ball, adores her toys and does well with other dogs!)
    Abby will be a fabulous family pet  :-)
    Abby lives in kennel 48.
    For

    *ADOPTION PENDING*
    This sweet puppy is BELINDA, a Lab/Shepherd mix who’s about 4 months old. Though she can be a little shy at first, she warms up with kind handling and encouragement – going to puppy class would be a great way to help her continue to build her confidence.

    *ADOPTION PENDING*
    VIVIENNE
    is a bright, eager Lab/Pointer mix puppy who’s 5-6 months old. She’s affectionate, gentle, playful and all-around adorable! She does well with other dogs.
    Vivienne will be a fabulous family pet.
    Vivienne lives in kennel 31.
    For more information about Vivienne, contact doginfo@apsofdurham.org.

    *ADOPTION PENDING*
    COOKIE
    is a Boxer mix.
    Cookie lives in kennel 14.
    For more information about Cookie, contact doginfo@apsofdurham.org.

    *ADOPTION PENDING*
    CHESTER
    is an approximately 3 year old Cocker Spaniel/Poodle mix (CockaPoo) who’s very comical and endearing. This fun little guy loves tennis balls more than anything in the world – he’ll chase them for hours, try to carry more than one in his mouth at a time, and

    Our Adopted Dogs

    *ADOPTED 4/15/14*
    UPDATED 3/30/14!!
    Click here to read Sophie’s blog!
    SOPHIE is a pretty Cattledog/Hound mix who’s a little under one year old. She’s a friendly, affectionate girl who also has a playful side – she loves her toys and likes other dogs.
    Sophie will do well with an active

    *ADOPTED 04/17/14*
    Click here to read Daphne’s blog!
    DAPHNE
    is a very striking Husky/Collie mix who’s about 6 years old. Though she’s quite anxious at the shelter after being given up by her former owner, she’s a very social girl who really wants to please.
    Daphne will blossom in a

    *ADOPTED 4/15/14*
    Click here to read Fraiser’s blog!
    FRASIER
    is a gentle, affectionate Rat Terrier who’s 3-4 years old. Though he can be a little shy and unsure in new situations, he warms up quickly and loves people once he gets to know them (he likes to get in

    *ADOPTED 04/08/14*
    OLIVER
    is a handsome big boy, a Plott Hound mix who’s 2-3 years old. He’s friendly and VERY food-motivated – he pays attention beautifully for food treats and has a very solid “sit”. He also has a playful side – he likes to chase a ball, and gets

    *ADOPTED 4/15/14*
    Click here to read Java’s blog!
    JAVA
    is a 6-8 month old Shepherd mix puppy who’s friendly, playful, and all-around adorable! She loves to chase a ball, adores her toys and is excellent with other dogs.
    Java will be a fabulous family pet  :-)

    *ADOPTED 4/15/14*
    TINY
    is a handsome Bulldog/Mastiff mix who’s about 18 months old. He’s a big, strong boy who can be a little unsure of himself at first, but when he warms up, he has lots of nice tail wags  :-)
    He’s very attentive when food treats are on offer,

    BORDER COLLIE/LAB MIX PUPPIES: there are 3 of these adorable Border Collie/Lab mix puppies, 2 females (black and white) & 1 male (mostly black). All are gentle, friendly & playful, and will be a sweet additions to kind families  :-)

    *ADOPTED 04/08/14*
    MAGNUS
    is a handsome German Shepherd/Rottweiler mix who’s about 2 years old. He’s a gentle, rather worried boy who’s a little unsure of himself but he always tries his best. He’s quite interested in food treats (which will be a help with settling and bonding), and is very

    *ADOPTED 04/08/14*
    SIMON
    is an adorable Dachshund mix who’s about 18 months old. He’s a gentle, affectionate little guy who’s also quite shy and sensitive – he’ll need very gentle handling and kind, positive training to help him build his confidence. He does well with other dogs.
    Simon needs a

    *ADOPTED 4/3/14*
    This little cutie is SIMBA, a cuddly Pekingese mix puppy who’s about 4 months old. He’s a playful, social little guy who loves everyone, human and canine  :-)
    Simba will be a sweet addition to a loving family who’ll give him the time, attention and training all

    *ADOPTED 4/15/14*
    This gorgeous big girl is SNOW, a Great Pyrenees mix who’s about 2 years old. Though she’s a little anxious and unsure of herself, she tries her best to please. She warms up with gentle handling and encouragement, and is quite attentive when food treats are on offer 

    *ADOPTED 4/15/14*
    JAZZ
    is a lovely German Shepherd mix who’s about 2 years old. She’s a rather anxious, sensitive girl who will need very kind handling and positive training to help her build her confidence. She seems to like other dogs, preferring gentle, lower-key canine companions.
    Jazz needs a calm,

    *ADOPTED 4/16/14*
    REX
    is a very cute Maltese/Yorkshire Terrier mix (“Morkie”) who’s 3-4 years old. He’s a friendly, perky little guy with an adorable underbite  :-)
    He loves attention and is very food-motivated, so he should be fun and easy to train. He’s polite, though not playful, with other dogs.

    *ADOPTED 04/17/14*
    KIMMIE
    is a tiny, dainty Jack Russell Terrier who’s about one year old. She’s a sweet, gentle, sensitive little dog who warms up with kind handling and encouragement – and food treats  :-)
    Kimmie will blossom in a calm, low-stress home where she’ll have lots of TLC.

    *ADOPTED 4/15/14*
    POLO
    is a handsome Pit, about one year old, who’s strong, athletic and very playful – he loves his toys! He’s also very social, loves attention, and has a wonderful wiggly greeting that will make you smile  :-)
    Since he’s very focused and attentive for food treats, he