Available Dogs

All pets available at our shelter are displayed below. You can click or tap on an animal’s photo to view additional images and learn more about them. This page is updated in real time.

Our adoptable pet inventory changes rapidly. For specific questions, please come to 8464 Beach Blvd. to meet with an Adoption Counselor.  

Our Adoption Center is open on weekdays from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. and on weekends from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Before adoption, dogs are altered, vaccinated, and microchipped.

Dolly’s Dream Dogs are specially selected by JHS for this amazing honor. Dolly’s Dream Dogs have sponsored adoption fees and also go home with some awesome swag! View our Dolly’s Dream Dogs »

Want to treat one of our dogs to a break from the shelter? Does an afternoon with a pup at the Arboretum followed by a Puppuccino run sound like the best day ever? Try a Dog Day Out! Learn more »

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Dogs Available for Adoption Through Dogs Playing for Life

What is Dogs Playing for Life?

Dogs Playing for Life is a nonprofit with a mission to enhance the quality of life of shelter dogs to increase life-saving. They operate a Canine Center in Florida, not far from Jacksonville. The following dogs are available for adoption through their organization. If you would like to meet one of these wonderful pups, use the “Apply for Adoption” button found in each pet’s profile below. Tell them JHS sent you!