Our Adoptable Dogs

UPDATED 6/27/15!!
Bunny had so much fun the other day in a doggy playgroup here at the shelter!
Click here to watch Bunny in doggy playgroup!!
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

UPDATED 5/23/15!!
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LOUIE
is a chunky, cuddly “All-American” mix, 1 – 1 1/2 years old. He’s friendly, playful (he LOVES toys!!) and has a wonderful wiggle of welcome that’s guaranteed to make you smile  :-)
He’s an energetic young dog who will need lots

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.

UPDATED 6/28/15!!
GIGI is a pretty little Pit mix, 7-8 months old. She’s social, affectionate and very playful (she loves tennis balls and toys!) Since she’s smart and food-motivated, she should be fun to take to puppy class. She’s great with other dogs!! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b1DRnHhgqlg&feature=youtu.be
Gigi will be a wonderful family

RUSSELL is a friendly, affectionate Pit/Hound mix, 2-3 years old, who’s very snuggly and full of kisses! He’s a gentle boy with a rather submissive side, so he’ll do well with kind handling and training as he builds his confidence. He does well with other dogs.
Russell will be a

APOLLO is a gentle, friendly Pit mix who’s about 2 years old. He’s a sweet boy who likes people and attention, and he loves to cuddle! His great interest in food treats should make him fun and easy to train. He gets along with other dogs, preferring gentle, low-key ones

HARPER is a pretty girl, a smaller-size Pit/Hound mix who’s about one year old. She’s playful, energetic and full of fun, but she also knows how to settle and focus, so she’ll be a wonderful young dog to train.
Harper is looking for a committed, loving family who’ll give her

UPDATED 06/23/15!!
JAX
is a handsome big boy, a Lab mix who’s around one year old. He loves people and attention, walks nicely on leash, and loves toys. Since he’s smart and food-motivated, he’ll be lots of fun to train. He’s excellent with other dogs!
Jax will be a fabulous

UPDATED 6/30/30!!
WRIGLEY is a fun-loving Beagle, about 3 years old. He’s a perky, outgoing little guy who loves to play (he likes to chase a tennis ball & adores his toys!!), but he also knows how to settle nicely, and enjoys people and attention. He’s excellent with other dogs.

COLLETTE is a gentle, affectionate Plott Hound/Pit mix who’s about 2 years old. She’s a friendly girl with lots of nice tail wags, and she’s so eager to please! She likes to chase a tennis ball, and does well with other dogs.
Collette will be a wonderful family pet!
Collette

ANGELINA is a fun, energetic Pit mix who’s about 2 years old. She’s friendly and affectionate, and also can be quite playful – she loves her toys and likes other dogs!
Angelina will be a fabulous addition to an active family.
Angelina lives in kennel 13.
For more information about

RAVEN is a gentle, lovely Pit mix who’s about 2 years old. She’s a sweet girl who loves people and attention, and she can be quite playful when she warms up (she’ll chase after a ball and even bring it back!). She pays attention nicely for food treats (she should

UPDATED 6/25/15!!
HERMIONE
is a 6-7 month old Pit mix puppy, so sweet, outgoing, energetic and fun!! She loves tennis, balls, toys and food treats, and gets along with other dogs! What more could you want?!
Hermione will be a wonderful family pet :-)
Hermione lives in kennel 39.
For

MIRANDA is a pretty Pointer/Pit mix, 5-6 months old. She’s sweet, gentle, and loves people and attention. She’s also great with other dogs.
Miranda is looking for an active family to give her lots of playtime and take her to puppy class :-)
Miranda lives in kennel 2.
For more

HOPE is a gentle, pretty Pix mix who’s around one year old. She loves attention and petting, and can also be quite playful once she warms up – she loves toys! She gets along with other dogs, preferring lower-key males.
Hope will be a sweet addition to a loving family.

FINNEGAN is a lovely Shepherd/Husky mix who’s about 2 years old. He came to us in a very dirty, neglected state, most likely having been kept outside on a chain for much of his life (he has what looks like metallic staining round his neck). Despite his past, he’s a

HOGAN is a friendly, playful Boxer mix, about 18 months old. He’s a gentle young dog, very eager to please, and he tries so hard to do the right thing – he should be fun and easy to train! He’s excellent with other dogs.
Hogan will be a fabulous family

EMMETT is an athletic, playful, goofy Boxer/Hound mix puppy, 4-5 months old. He loves to chase tennis balls, loves his toys, pays attention nicely for food treats, and does well with other dogs.
Emmett is looking for a loving family who’ll give him lots of exercise and playtime, and take

MYRNA is a pretty, senior Beagle who’s affectionate, gentle and so sweet! She’s a mellow girl who enjoys her walks and lots of gentle petting. She’s pleasant, though not playful, with other dogs.
Myrna will be a wonderful companion for a kind single person, couple or family with older children.

MINNIE is a pretty Hound mix, about 4 months old. She’s a shy, timid puppy who will need very kind, gentle handling, as well as positive, reward-based training to help her blossom (puppy class is highly recommended). She would do well placed as a 2nd dog with a gentle young

LACEY is an adorable Hound mix puppy, about 3 months old. She’s sweet, gentle and loves people.
Lacey is looking for a loving family who’ll give her the time, attention and training all puppy need  :-)
Lacey lives in kennel P3.
For more information about Lacey, contact 919-560-0640.

YASMINE is an energetic, enthusiastic Hound/Whippet mix puppy, about 4 months old. She can be a little anxious and unsure of herself in new situations, so will benefit from kind handling, positive training, and a consistent routine to help her settle and build her confidence.
Yasmine needs a calm, loving

UPDATED 6/30/15!!
BOBBY
is a gentle Chihuahua, about 2 years old. He’s a rather anxious, sensitive little dog who’ll need kind handling and reassurance as he builds his confidence – his love of food treats will also help with this :-)
He gets along with other small, gentle dogs.
Bobby

UPDATED 6/30/15!!
POLLYANNA
is a 7-8 month old Lab mix who’s social, perky and lots of fun! She can be a little unsure of herself at first, but warms up quickly with kind handling and encouragement. Since she’s smart, attentive and food-motivated, she should be fun and easy to train.

JUNE BUG is a lovely Lab/Pointer mix, about 2 years old. She’s full of energy and enthusiasm, and loves to play – she likes to chase a tennis ball and adores toys! She’s bright, willing and has a very nice “sit” for food treats :-) She likes other dogs.
June

FARLEY is a lovely Hound mix, 8-10 months old. He’s a gentle, affectionate young dog who tries his best to make friends :-) He gets along with other dogs.
Farley will be a wonderful addition to a lucky family.
Farley lives in kennel 14.
For more information about Farley, contact

SITKA is a very handsome Malamute who’s about 2 years old. He’s low-key, pleasant guy who walks well on leash, and pays attention nicely for food treats. He’s polite, though not especially playful, with other dogs.
Sitka will do best in a calm home with older children only, where he’ll

SHELDON is an approximately 2 year old Plott Hound/Boxer mix who’s playful, cooperative, and very food-motivated (he’ll be fun to train!) He gets along with other dogs.
Sheldon will be a very nice family pet.
Sheldon lives in kennel 35.
For more information about Sheldon, contact 919-560-0640.

GWEN is a lovely Hound mix, about 3 years old. She’s affectionate, gentle, friendly and very playful once she warms up, which she does quite quickly – she’s has a comical, endearing side that will make you smile :-)
Gwen will be a great addition to a lucky family. She

RIO is a friendly Shepherd mix, 1 – 1 1/2 years old. He’s playful, outgoing, and loves everyone and everything! He likes to chase a tennis ball, enjoys his toys, and pays attention nicely for food treats. He gets along with other dogs.
Rio is looking for an active, committed

UPDATED 6/28/15!!
WILLIS is a tiny, delicate Chihuahua who’s about 2 years old. He’s a rather timid little guy, so he’ll need very kind handling and gentle, positive training to help him build his confidence. He mostly avoids other dogs, and would be happiest as an only dog.
Willis needs 

TUCKER is a very cute Lab/Pit mix, 3-4 months old. He’s friendly, playful and a great little all-rounder – he’ll be a fabulous family pet :-)
Tucker lives in kennel P2.
For more information about Tucker, contact 919-560-0640.

TOOTSIE is a tiny Pit mix puppy, 2-3 months old. Though she’s small in size, she’s big in personality – she loves toys, treats, and lots of attention :-)
Tootsie needs a loving family to call her own. She would love to go to puppy class!
Tootsie lives in kennel

SPROUT is a sweet, snuggly, affectionate Chihuahua, about one year old. He’s a tiny little guy, very thin, and quite shy and submissive; he’ll blossom with kind handling and encouragement, and gentle positive training. He doesn’t seem very interested in other dogs, so would probably do best as an only

GINGER is a fun puppy, a Pit/Lab mix, about 3 months old. She loves to play, and she also loves to cuddle!
Ginger will be a wonderful addition to an active family who’ll give her playtime, training, and lots of love  :-)
Ginger lives in kennel P5.
For more information

UPDATED 6/30/15!!
BENNY
is a very cute Poodle, 6-8 years old. He’s a friendly little guy who loves people and attention, and he also seems to like other dogs. Since he’s very interested in food treats, he should be fun to train.
He seems to have somewhat limited vision, but

ALLIE is a friendly, smiley Lab mix, 1-2 years old. She’s very playful (she loves tennis balls and toys), and also smart and food-motivated. She’s great with other dogs.
Allie will be a wonderful family pet.
Allie lives in kennel 33.
For more information about Allie, contact 919-560-0640.

ROONEY is a fun-loving Bulldog/Mastiff mix, about 3 years old. He’s a wiggly, smiley boy who would love to sit on your knee if you’d let him (!), but he also has a rather sensitive side, and will cower easily with any sudden movements, raised arms etc. So he will

UPDATED 6/30/15!!
POCO
is a tiny, delicate Chihuahua, about one year old. He’s a sweet but timid little guy who likes gentle petting and handling.
Poco needs a very kind, calm, loving, adult home where he can continue to build his confidence. He would probably be happiest as an only

RAMONA is a playful, energetic Pit mix who’s about one year old. She likes to chase a tennis ball, adores her toys, and is smart and food-motivated (= fun to train!). She loves people and other dogs :-)
Ramona is looking for an active family to call her own.
Ramona

ARTHUR is a energetic, playful Pit/Pointer mix, 1 1/2 – 2 years old. He likes toys, and loves food treats (so will be a wonderful dog to take to obedience class!)
Arthur is looking for an active family who’ll give him exercise, playtime, and basic training.
Arthur lives in kennel

Our Foster Dogs

NEW PHOTOS 5/31/15!!
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

Adoptions Pending

*ADOPTION PENDING*
CALYPSO
is a gentle, affectionate, small-size Lab mix, 2-3 years old. She’s a little shy and unsure at first, but she brightens up with kind handling – and food treats! She’s very nice with other dogs.
Calypso will be a sweet companion for a loving family willing to

*ADOPTION PENDING*
PENELOPE
is an adorable Pit mix puppy, about 3 months old. She came to us with injuries to her face and head, probably due to being bitten by an adult dog. With good medical care and lots of TLC, she’s made a great recovery, and is now ready

*ADOPTION PENDING*
HAILEY
is a gorgeous Setter mix, a little under one year old. She’s an affectionate, social young dog who’s a little shy and sensitive, so she’ll do well with kind handling and encouragement to help her settle and feel secure. She seems to like other dogs.
Hailey needs

*ADOPTION PENDING*
PEACHES
is an adorable Hound mix, 3-4 months old. She’s gentle, friendly puppy who can be a little unsure at first, but she perks up with kind handling. Going to puppy class would be a great confidence-booster :-)
Peaches will be a sweet family pet.
Peaches lives in

*ADOPTION PENDING*
NOAH
is a Shepherd mix.
Noah lives in kennel 23.
For more information about Noah, contact 919-560-0640.

*ADOPTION PENDING*
EDDIE
and his sister, Gracie, are very sweet and adorable Rat Terrier mix puppies, 3-4 months old. They can be a little timid at first, but try so very hard to please. Going to puppy class would be a great way to help build their confidence :-)
Though

*ADOPTION PENDING*
GRACIE
and her brother, Eddie, are very sweet and adorable Rat Terrier mix puppies, 3-4 months old. They can be a little timid at first, but try so very hard to please. Going to puppy class would be a great way to help build their confidence :-)
Though

*ADOPTION PENDING*
VANESSA
is a gorgeous German Shepherd Dog puppy, about 6 months old. She’s friendly, gentle, & playful – just lovely in every way! She likes toys, loves food treats, and is excellent with other dogs.
Vanessa will be a fabulous addition to a GSD-loving family.
Vanessa lives in

*ADOPTION PENDING*
RUFUS 
is a handsome Greyhound/Dutch Shepherd mix who’s 10-12 months old. He’s a friendly, goofy big guy who can make a game out of anything! He loves tennis balls, toys and food treats (he knows “sit” and would love to learn more!!) He likes other dogs.
Rufus will

*ADOPTION PENDING*
BUDDY
is a friendly, outgoing, rather comical Lab who’s about 2 years old! He’s full of energy and enthusiasm, and loves everyone and everything :-)
Since he’s attentive and food-motivated, he’ll be lots of fun to train. He likes other dogs.
Buddy will be a fabulous companion for

Our Adopted Dogs

*ADOPTED 6/26/15*
UPDATED 5/28/15!!
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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

*ADOPTED 06/24/15*
UPDATED 6/8/15!!
DORY
is a gentle, pretty girl, a small-size Hound mix who’s 4-5 years old. She’s very affectionate, loves people and attention, and also has a playful side – she likes to chase a tennis ball, and enjoys her toys.
Dory is looking for a kind, loving

*ADOPTED 6/19/15*
UPDATED 06/04/15!!
INDIA
is a gentle, affectionate Australian Shepherd mix, about 3 years old, who LOVES to cuddle! She’s a pretty, smaller-sized girl who has a rather shy, submissive side, so she’ll need kind handling and positive training to help her build her confidence. She’s smart and food-motivated

*ADOPTED 06/29/15*
UPDATED 6/9/15!!
BRUCE
is a handsome Cattledog mix, 1 – 1 1/2 years old. Though he was a little anxious when he first arrived at the shelter, he’s really settled since then, proving himself to be a social young dog who likes walks, and who LOVES food treats!

*ADOPTED 06/20/15*
CAMERON
is a gentle, sweet Belgian Malinois/Hound mix, about 6 months old. He’s a shy, sensitive puppy who tries so hard to please; he’ll need very kind handling and positive, reward-based training to help him build his confidence. He gets along with other dogs, preferring low-key canine companions.

*ADOPTED 6/19/19*
CAJUN
is a cute, perky Miniature Pinscher who’s about 8 years old. He loves his walks, pays attention nicely for food treats, and gets along with other dogs.
Cajun will be a great little companion for a Min Pin-loving single person or couple :-)

*ADOPTED 6/27/15*
MAI
is a gentle, older Cocker Spaniel who was given up to us by her former owner when she could no longer take care of her. Mai’s eyes had been so badly damaged by a chronic medical condition (probably glaucoma), that she was essentially blind, but when we

*ADOPTED 6/19/15*
LENA
is a gentle, affectionate Husky mix, a little under one year old. She loves people and attention, and once she warms up, she’s very playful – she has lots of play bows, and loves tennis balls and toys! Since she seems to be very unsure of other

*ADOPTED 06/25/15*
DILBERT
is a 1 – 1 1/2 year old Mastiff mix who’s goofy and outgoing! Since he’s really just a big puppy in an adult body, he’ll do well with lots of exercise, playtime, and kind, positive (reward-based) training. He likes to chase a tennis ball, loves his

*ADOPTED 6/19/15*
MARIO
is a cute and adorable Beagle/Dachshund mix, about one year old. He’s gentle, playful, friendly and lots of fun – a great little all-rounder! He likes other dogs.
Mario will be a fabulous family pet :-)

*ADOPTED 6/19/15*
DERMOT
is a friendly big Lab mix, 1 – 1 1/2 years old. Though he can be a little unsure of himself at first, he tries hard to please. He’ll do well with kind handling and gentle training to help him build his confidence. He seems to like

*ADOPTED 6/26/15*
UPDATED 6/25/15!!
TYRONE
is a playful, outgoing Pit mix, 6-8 months old, and full of energy and enthusiasm! He loves toys, tennis balls, and food treats (he’ll be fun to train!), and does well with other dogs. Though he’s active and playful, he’s also likes to settle down

*ADOPTED 6/19/15*
ARETHA
is a gentle, affectionate Hound mix, about 4 months old. She’s a sweet puppy who loves people and attention, and she also has a playful side – she enjoys her toys, and likes other dogs. Since she’s very food-motivated, she’ll be lots of fun to train.
Aretha

*ADOPTED 06/25/15*
LUCY
(Lacey’s sister) is a gentle, friendly Hound mix puppy who’s about 3 months old. Like her sister, she loves attention and petting, food treats and toys  :-)
Lucy will be a sweet addition to a loving family who’ll give her lots of playtime, and take her to

*ADOPTED 06/27/15*
ROGER
is a playful Lab mix puppy, about 3 months old. He’s friendly, outgoing and lots of fun! Since he’s attentive and food-motivated, he’ll be fun to take to puppy class. He likes other dogs.
Roger will be a wonderful family pet.

*ADOPTED 6/26/15*
SHANE
is a 3-4 month old Collie mix puppy – playful, friendly and all-around adorable!
He’ll be a fabulous family pet  :-)

*ADOPTED 06/29/15*
CHARLIE
is lovely Lab mix, about one year old. He’s a gentle, cooperative young dog who has a rather shy, sensitive side, so he’ll do well with kind handling and positive, reward based training to help build his confidence. He likes other dogs.
Charlie is looking for a

*ADOPTED 06/27/15*
LADY BUG
is an adorable Collie mix who’s about one year old. She’s a gentle, friendly, affectionate girl who tries so hard to please. Since she’s a little worried and very submissive (she has the most adorable submissive “grin”!), she’ll do best in a calm, patient home where

*ADOPTED 6/27/15*
BLUE IVY
is a cuddly, wiggly, compact and completely adorable Pit mix who’s 4-5 years old. She’s a very social little girl who loves everyone she meets! She also gets along with other dogs.
Blue Ivy will be a fabulous companion for a lucky family :-)

*ADOPTED 6/29/15*
TED
is a sweet, chunky, cuddly Lab mix, 2-3 months old. You couldn’t find a nicer puppy!!
Ted is looking for a loving family who’ll give him the time, attention and training all puppies need.

*ADOPTED 6/29/15*
SPROCKET
is a perky, affectionate, outgoing Lhasa/Shih Tzu mix, about one year old. He likes to chase a tennis ball, loves his toys, enjoys food treats, and does well with other dogs – you really couldn’t get a nicer little companion :-)

Placement Partners

Went to one of our Placement Partners!
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

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!!
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,

This is Wilfred, who was posted on multiple rescue sites and Facebook pages as he was seen running loose in S. Durham, filthy and matted. On what was probably the luckiest day of his life, he was caught and brought to the shelter.

On his arrival, even having seen his