Adopt a Dog

Adopt a Dog

HSC’s Adoption Center is NOW OPEN daily from 11AM-5PM.

Thank you to our 2022 Shelter Sponsor, Animal Medical Hospital!

You can view all of our available dogs below. Our website updates every 30 minutes. 


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Adeline Terrier, American Pit Bull
Sex: Female Age: 3 years 3 months More
SimpleXMLElement Object ( [ID] => 50365888 [Name] => Amelia [Species] => Dog [Sex] => Female [PrimaryBreed] => Retriever, Labrador [SecondaryBreed] => Mix [SN] => Spayed [Age] => 5 [Photo] => https://g.petango.com/photos/817/c1e5619e-a8ac-4b18-a9ac-08fb9493dc54.jpg [Location] => Dog Adoption Areas [OnHold] => No [SpecialNeeds] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [NoDogs] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [NoCats] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [NoKids] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [MemoList] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [ARN] => A012248 [BehaviorTestList] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [Stage] => Available [AnimalType] => 1 [AgeGroup] => Young [WildlifeIntakeInjury] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [WildlifeIntakeCause] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [BuddyID] => 0 [Featured] => No [Sublocation] => 01 [ChipNumber] => 982091069590442 )
Amelia Retriever, Labrador
Sex: Female Age: 0 years 5 months More
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Biscuit Terrier, American Pit Bull
Sex: Male Age: 2 years 2 months More
SimpleXMLElement Object ( [ID] => 41800838 [Name] => Brewster [Species] => Dog [Sex] => Male [PrimaryBreed] => Hound [SecondaryBreed] => Mix [SN] => Neutered [Age] => 55 [Photo] => https://g.petango.com/photos/817/17c9a864-e479-471f-ba37-83c1c630a6af.jpg [Location] => Dog Adoption Areas [OnHold] => No [SpecialNeeds] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [NoDogs] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [NoCats] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [NoKids] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [MemoList] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [ARN] => A41298226 [BehaviorTestList] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [Stage] => Available [AnimalType] => Dog [AgeGroup] => Adult [WildlifeIntakeInjury] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [WildlifeIntakeCause] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [BuddyID] => 0 [Featured] => No [Sublocation] => 10 [ChipNumber] => 982126056700405 )
Brewster Hound
Sex: Male Age: 4 years 7 months More
SimpleXMLElement Object ( [ID] => 50505792 [Name] => Bucky [Species] => Dog [Sex] => Male [PrimaryBreed] => Mixed Breed, Large (over 44 lbs fully grown) [SecondaryBreed] => Mix [SN] => Neutered [Age] => 96 [Photo] => https://g.petango.com/photos/817/030b1068-b575-45d2-a5b8-b2359e0b9057.jpg [Location] => Dog Adoption Areas [OnHold] => No [SpecialNeeds] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [NoDogs] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [NoCats] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [NoKids] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [MemoList] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [ARN] => A50203407 [BehaviorTestList] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [Stage] => Available [AnimalType] => Dog [AgeGroup] => Senior [WildlifeIntakeInjury] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [WildlifeIntakeCause] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [BuddyID] => 0 [Featured] => No [Sublocation] => 12 [ChipNumber] => 982091067189633 )
Bucky Mixed Breed, Large (over 44 lbs fully grown)
Sex: Male Age: 8 years 0 months More
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Burrito Hound
Sex: Female Age: 1 years 0 months More
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Cinnamon Retriever, Labrador
Sex: Female Age: 4 years 0 months More
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Cricket Terrier, American Pit Bull
Sex: Male Age: 5 years 0 months More
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Diego Mixed Breed, Medium (up to 44 lbs fully grown)
Sex: Male Age: 0 years 10 months More
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Finnigan Terrier
Sex: Male Age: 7 years 2 months More
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Garth Siberian Husky
Sex: Male Age: 4 years 0 months More
SimpleXMLElement Object ( [ID] => 50437122 [Name] => Gracie Mae [Species] => Dog [Sex] => Female [PrimaryBreed] => Chihuahua, Short Coat [SecondaryBreed] => Mix [SN] => Spayed [Age] => 132 [Photo] => https://g.petango.com/photos/817/bb066762-8cf3-44a0-9fb4-9664b6da9c6a.jpg [Location] => Dog Adoption Areas [OnHold] => No [SpecialNeeds] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [NoDogs] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [NoCats] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [NoKids] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [BehaviorResult] => Potential for Dogs [MemoList] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [ARN] => A012431 [BehaviorTestList] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [Stage] => Available [AnimalType] => 1 [AgeGroup] => Senior [WildlifeIntakeInjury] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [WildlifeIntakeCause] => SimpleXMLElement Object ( ) [BuddyID] => 0 [Featured] => No [Sublocation] => 20 [ChipNumber] => 981020019073422 )
Gracie Mae Chihuahua, Short Coat
Sex: Female Age: 11 years 0 months More
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Jojo Chihuahua, Short Coat
Sex: Male Age: 10 years 0 months More
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Maryann Hound
Sex: Female Age: 2 years 0 months More
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Newt Retriever
Sex: Male Age: 0 years 7 months More
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Ollie Catahoula Leopard dog
Sex: Male Age: 0 years 2 months More

Thank you for choosing to open your home to one of our adoptable animals!

You must be 18 or older to adopt and have a valid form of identification. 

Didn’t find your paw-fect match today? Be sure to check back daily as we are regularly transferring animals into our shelter! As a community resource committed to the pets and people in Charlotte, we also encourage you to visit adopt-a-pet.com to learn more about pets looking to be rehomed in our community.