Your Pet Adoption Journey

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    It's easy to find a dog or cat who's right for you at a shelter or rescue group. Simply enter your zip code above to start your search.

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    Once you find a pet, click "learn more about me" to get contact info for their shelter or rescue. Contact them to learn more about how to meet and adopt the pet.

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    The rescue or shelter will walk you through their adoption process. Prepare your home for the arrival of your dog or cat to help them adjust to their new family.

Amazing Stories Start in Shelters

One of the Internet’s most famous pets, Hamilton Pug, teams up with the Shelter Pet Project to help millions of cats and dogs in shelters and rescue groups across the country find loving homes. Start your story with the Shelter Pet Project today.