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Bring home a big dog near you!  

Big dogs in shelters all over the country are waiting to be adopted by loving families. Connect with a participating Best Friends Network Partner near you and help adoptable pets in your community find homes.


Alabama

Prattville Autauga Humane Shelter, Prattville


Arkansas

Best Friends in Northwest Arkansas, Bentonville
Taysia Blue Rescue, Rogers


Arizona

Follow Your Heart Animal Rescue, Mesa
Friends for Life Animal Sanctuary, Gilbert
Lost Our Home Pet Rescue, Tempe


California

Ace of Hearts Dog Rescue, Los Angeles
Best Friends in Los Angeles, Mission Hills, Los Angeles
Best Friends in Los Angeles, West Los Angeles, Los Angeles
Central Valley Rescue Railroad, Lindsay
City of Bakersfield Animal Care Center, Bakersfield
Golden Retriever Club of Greater Los Angeles, Los Angeles
Karma Rescue, Santa Monica
Kern County Animal Services, Bakersfield
Live Love Animal Rescue, Long Beach
Long Beach Animal Care Services, Long Beach
Los Angeles Animal Services, Los Angeles
Lucky's Crew Animal Rescue, Bakersfield
Madera County Animal Services, Madera
Pinky Paws ResQ, Fowler
Rescate Fenix, San Diego
ShepHeroes, West Sacramento
Siskiyou Humane Society, Mount Shasta
That Place Called Home, Macdoel


Delaware

Faithful Friends Animal Society, Wilmington


Florida

Fluff Animal Rescue Inc, Seminole
Humane Society of Sarasota County, Sarasota
Jacksonville Animal Care & Protective Services, Jacksonville
Kibblez of Love, West Palm Beach
Lake County Animal Services, Tavares
Santa Rosa County Animal Services, Milton
Suncoast Humane Society, Englewood
Sunrise Humane Society Inc., Fort Pierce
The Humane Society of St. Lucie County, Port St. Lucie
The Mylo Foundation, Milton
TLC PetSnip, Inc., Lakeland


Georgia

Ahimsa House, Inc., Tucker
Angels Among Us Pet Rescue, Alpharetta
Best Friends in Atlanta, Atlanta
Renegade Paws Rescue, Savannah


Iowa

Humane Society of Scott County, Davenport
It Takes A Village Animal Rescue & Resources, Muscatine


Idaho

Boxer Lovers Rescue, Kuna


Illinois

Gateway Pet Guardians, East St. Louis
Helping Strays of Monroe County, Columbia
Metro East Humane Society, Edwardsville
Mutts of the Midway, Chicago
Peoria County Animal Protection Services, Peoria
Players For Pits, Elmhurst
Safe Haven Humane Society, Elizabeth
Sayv Animal Organization, Plainfield
Second City Canine Rescue, Palatine
Vermilion County Animal Regulations and Animal Shelter, Danville


Indiana

Bartholomew County Humane Society, Inc, Columbus
Grateful Rescue, Inc., Muncie
Greensburg Decatur County Animal Shelter, Greensburg
HELP The Animals, Inc., Richmond
Humane Indiana, Munster
Humane Society for Hamilton County, Fishers
Humane Society of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Indianapolis Animal Care & Control, Indianapolis
It Takes A Village No-Kill Rescue, Evansville
Lucci's House Bully Rescue, Indianapolis
Misty Eyes Dog Shelter & Humane Education Learning Center, Avon
Muncie Animal Care & Services, Muncie
Partner for Animal Welfare Society of Dearborn County, Lawrenceburg
South Bend Animal Resource Center, South Bend
White River Humane Society, Bedford


Kansas

Great Plains SPCA, Merriam
Humane Society of Greater Kansas City, Kansas City
Lawrence Humane Society, Lawrence
Southeast Kansas Humane, Pittsburg
T. Russell Reitz Animal Shelter, Manhattan
Wellington Humane Society Inc., Wellington


Louisiana

Animal Aid for Vermilion Area, Scott
Best Friends in Grant Parish, Grant Parish
Bossier City Animal Services, Bossier City
Caddo Parish Animal Services and Mosquito Control, Shreveport
Companion Animal Alliance, Baton Rouge
Grant Parish Sherriff's Office, Colfax
Jefferson Protection & Animal Welfare Services, Harvey
Lafayette Animal Shelter & Care Center, Lafayette
St. Bernard Parish Animal Services, Violet
St. Mary Parish Animal Shelter and Control, Franklin
St. Tammany Parish Department of Animal Services, Lacombe
Terrebonne Parish Animal Shelter, Gray
Vernon Parish Animal Shelter, Leesville


Massachusetts

Better Together Dog Rescue, Belchertown


Maryland

Key to Lions Heart Rescue, Derwood


Michigan

Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter (UPAWS), Gwinn


Minnesota

Let Love Live Rescue and Sanctuary, Wadena
Ruff Start Rescue, Princeton


Missouri

Center for Animal Rescue and Enrichment - CARE STL, St Louis


Mississippi

Second Paw Dog Rescue, Philadelphia
St. Francis Animal Sanctuary, Tylertown
Stone County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Wiggins


Montana

Maclean-Cameron Animal Adoption Center, Great Falls


North Carolina

Best Friends in Rockingham County, Rockingham County
Fayetteville Animal Protection Society, Fayetteville
Rockingham County Animal Shelter, Reidsville
Wagon Tails Farm Rescue, Beulaville


New Jersey

Animal Adoption Center, Lindenwold
Jersey Shore Animal Center, Brick


New Mexico

Watermelon Mountain Ranch, Rio Rancho


Nevada

A Home 4 Spot Animal Rescue, Las Vegas


New York

Second Chance Rescue Inc., Whitestone


Ohio

Adopt a Pit Rescue, Germantown
League for Animal Welfare, Batavia
SICSA Pet Adoption Center, Dayton


Oklahoma

Ardmore Animal Care, Inc., Ardmore
City of Tulsa Animal Welfare, Tulsa
Northern Oklahoma Humane Society, Ponca City
Pets and People Humane Society, Inc., Yukon
Sand Springs Animal Welfare, Sand Springs


Oregon

The Rawley Project, Bend


South Carolina

ALL 4 PAWS, Pawleys Island
Calhoun County Animal Services, Saint Matthews
Colleton County Animal and Environmental Control, Walterboro
SPCA Albrecht Center for Animal Welfare, Aiken


Tennessee

Hands and Feet Pet Advocates, Oak Ridge
Humane Society of the Tennessee Valley, Knoxville
McKamey Animal Center, Chattanooga
SPCA of Bradley County TN, Cleveland
Williamson County Animal Center, Franklin


Texas

Abandoned Animal Rescue, Magnolia
Aggieland Humane Society, Bryan
Amarillo Animal Management and Welfare, Amarillo
Aransas Pass Animal Control, Aransas Pass
Arlington Animal Services, Arlington
BARC Animal Shelter and Adoptions, Houston
Best Friends in Houston, Houston
Bonham Animal Shelter, Bonham
City of Baytown Animal Services, Baytown
City of El Paso - Animal Services, El Paso
City of Fort Worth-Animal Care and Control, Fort Worth
Denison Animal Welfare Group, Denison
Forgotten Dog League of Amarillo Inc., Amarillo
Fort Bend County Animal Services, Rosenberg
Friends of Marshall Animals, Marshal
German Shepherd Rescue of Texas, Waxahachie
Hearts & Bones Animal Rescue, Dallas
Houston Humane Society, Houston
Marshall Pet Adoption Center - City of Marshall Animal Control, Marshall
Montgomery County Animal Shelter, Conroe
Noah's Ark SPCA-Humane Society, Gainesville
Operation Kindness, Carrollton
Palm Valley Animal Center, Edinburg
Plainview Animal Shelter, Plainview
Rescue Texas Resources, Humble
Rosenberg Animal Control & Shelter, Rosenberg
Saving Hope Rescue Fund, Fort Worth
SPCA of Brazoria County, Lake Jackson
SPCA of Texas, Dallas
Special Pals, Inc., Houston
The Love Pit, Dallas
Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter, Georgetown


Utah

Animal Care of Davis County, Fruit Heights
Best Friends in Utah, Salt Lake City
Second Chance for Homeless Pets, Salt Lake City
West Valley City Animal Services, West Valley City


Washington

Cardinal Grace Animal Rescue, Davenport
PAWS of Grays Harbor, Aberdeen


Wisconsin

Clark County Humane Society, Inc., Neillsville
Dane County Humane Society, Madison
Eau Claire County Humane Association, Eau Claire
NEW PAWSibilities Inc., Oshkosh
Unforgettable Underdogs Dog Rescue, Little Chute


West Virginia

Kanawha-Charleston Humane Association, Charleston
Monroe County Animal League, Inc., Union