Dogs For Adoption In Minnesota

Below are all of the organizations in Minnesota from which you can adopt a dog. Please continue on to each individual organization’s website by clicking on their name to see dogs they have available for adoption or to learn more about the organization and their mission. Adopting is a great way of bringing home a dog in need of a loving home. Consider checking with the organizations in your area on a weekly basis if you’re looking for a specific breed before you decide to go out and buy a puppy from a breeder. You know what they say – ‘Adopt Before You Shop!’




Organization Address City Email Phone
A New Beginning Animal Rescue 23289 State Highway 19 Belview Email Us 507-430-9194
A Rotta Love Plus Golden Valley Email Us 651-649-4451
A Safe Place Shelter Forest Lake Email Us 651-464-0801
ACT V Rescue and Rehabilitation PO Box 385731 Bloomington Email Us 952-947-9312
Adopt Me! Dog Rescue Minnetonka Email Us
Adopt-A-Pet P.O. Box 865 Moorhead N/A 701-232-5856
Adopt-A-Pet, Inc. 215 Carling Ave NE Buffalo Email Us 763-682-9204
Adventure Pets P.O. Box 4, 205 2nd St SE Halstad Email Us 218-456-5437
Aitkin City Dog Pound 109 1st Ave NW Aitkin Email Us 218-927-2133
All Dog Rescue P.O. Box 17343 Minneapolis Email Us 612-871-1204
Almost Home Animal Shelter 2283 Highway 23 Mora Email Us 320-679-5376
Amazing Animal Advoacates 3370 147th ST W Rosemount Email Us 952-855-6495
American Fox Terrier Rescue Brooklyn Park Email Us
Andrea’s Angels Webster Email Us
Angel of Hope Animal Rescue P.O. Box 581 Anoka Email Us 763-445-0717
Animal Allies Humane Society 4006 Airport Road Duluth Email Us 218-722-2110
Animal Allies Humane Society 4006 Airport Road Duluth Email Us 218-722-5341
Animal Angels Rescue 809 E 102nd St Bloomington Email Us
Animal Angels Rescue Bloomington N/A 612-229-2125
Animal Ark 2600 Industrial Ct Hastings N/A 651-772-8983
Animal Humane Society 9785 Hudson Road Woodbury N/A 651-730-6008
Animal Humane Society – Golden Valley 845 Meadow Lane North Golden Valley N/A 763-522-4325
Animal Humane Society – St. Paul 1115 Beulah Lane St. Paul N/A 651-645-7387
Animal Humane Society-Buffalo 4375 Highway 55 SE Buffalo N/A 763-390-3647
Animal Relief Fund P.O. Box 17098 Minneapolis Email Us
AR Southern Dog Rescue 4814 Camden Avenue North Minneapolis Email Us
Aussie Rescue of Minnesota 9031 Mason Avenue Elk River Email Us 763-441-4377
Australian Cattle Dog Rescue Minnesota 419 Garden Drive Delano Email Us
Australian Shepherd Rescue Midwest Blooming Prairie Email Us 507-213-9924
B.A.R.K. (Being Advocates for Rescued K-9’s) PO Box 7262 St. Paul Email Us 651-554-9284
Baby Gia’s Rescue White Bear Lake Email Us 651-968-7582
BARK (Being Advocates for Rescued K-9’s) P.O. Box 7262 St. Paul Email Us
Becker County Humane Society P.O. Box 1506 Detroit Lakes Email Us 218-847-0511
Bentleys Outpost 1002 1st Ave ne Faribault Email Us
Bichon Frise Rescue 33215 Oasis Road Center City Email Us 651-257-7125
Blue Earth Nicollet County Humane Society 517 Madison Ave Mankato Email Us 507-625-6373
Blue Sky Rescue of Minnesota Wayzata Email Us 952-212-1008
Border Collie Rescue of Minnesota Rockford Email Us
Borderland Humane Society 1990 Valley Pine Circle International Falls Email Us 218-283-9276
Borders Without Boundaries Rescue 21401 E. Birchwood Circle NE Cedar Email Us
Brighter Future Animal Rescue Barrett Email Us
Brighton Veterinary Hospital/Animal Control 2615 Mississippi Street New Brighton Email Us 651-636-1063
Brown County Humane Society New Ulm N/A 507-359-2312
C.A.R.E.S. 7280 260th Street Wyoming Email Us 651-462-2474
Camp Companion P.O. Box 7478 Rochester Email Us 507-951-7801
Canine Castaways of MN PO Box 19121 Minneapolis N/A 952-886-3308
Caring Hands Animal Rescue of Minnesota P.O. Box 25882 Woodbury Email Us 651-605-7914
Carver-Scott Humane Society 210 N. Chestnut St. Chaska Email Us 952-368-3553
Cats Meow Dogs Bark Rescue 300 2nd Street East Box 8 Hastings Email Us 651-343-1964
Cats off Broadway Pet Rescue 605 21st Ave. NW Austin Email Us 507-434-9092
Cause For Paws Inc. P.O. Box 130472 Roseville Email Us 952-259-1483
Central Minnesota Animal Care and Control 1021 S. Benton Dr. Sauk Rapids Email Us 320-257-0103
City of Grand Rapids, MN Animal Control Shelter 420 Pokegama Avenue North Grand Rapids Email Us 218-326-3464
Clawz & Pawz 200 Western Ave Faribault Email Us 507-331-9966
Coco’s Heart Dog Rescue Oakdale N/A
Contented Critters a Project of S.N.A.P. 4986 Townline Road/County Road 16 Makinen Email Us 218-638-2153
Corner of Kindness St. Bonifacius Email Us
Crossroads Animal Shelter 2800 10th St. SE Buffalo Email Us 763-684-1234
DC Pet Rescue, Inc. 304 N Mantorville Ave Kasson Email Us 507-634-7779
Doberman Rescue Minnesota 4567 Baker Ave NW Buffalo Email Us 651-256-2294
Duke Memorial Animal Shelter 201 Sherwood Drive Redwood Falls N/A 507-644-3853
Ellie’s Legacy Pet Rescue Alexandria Email Us
English Springer Rescue America, Inc. MN IA SD ND Minneapolis Email Us
Envys Angels Animal Rescue 106 Dale St. West South St. Paul Email Us
FaerieLand Corgi & German Shepherd Rescue 18665 Cedar Dr NW Cedar Email Us 612-414-4073
Faith, Hope and Forever Animal Rescue Mankato Email Us 507-933-0708
Faribault County Humane Society P.O. Box 231 Blue Earth Email Us 507-526-5141
Fergus Falls Keeshond Rescue 1110 N. Lake St. Fergus Falls Email Us 218-739-5536
Finding Hope Animal Rescue Team Nisswa Email Us 218-391-4663
For Pets 1127 North 5th Street Mankato Email Us 507-304-2009
Forever Home Animal Sanctuary, Inc. P.O. Box 592 New Ulm Email Us
Friends of Animals Humane Society 1418 Highway 33 South Cloquet Email Us 218-879-1655
Fur-Ever Home Rescue Blaine Email Us 651-707-4701
Gemini Rottweiler and Pitbull Rescue Madison N/A 320-598-3087
Gentle Souls Pit Bull Rescue Minneapolis Email Us
Gentle Touch Animal Sanctuary PO BOX 11327 Minneapolis Email Us 763-568-8311
Giles Dog Rescue 123 6th Ave SE Pipestone Email Us 507-401-1546
Glacial Ridge Veterinary Clinic 16159 Hwy 29 N Glenwood Email Us 320-634-3558
Good Karma Animal Rescue of MN Maple Grove Email Us
Grant County Humane Society in the Fjoslien Animal Shelter 1015 Hwy 79 E Elbow Lake N/A 218-685-6220
Great Dane Rescue of Minnesota Minneapolis Email Us 715-222-4848
Great River Rescue 1612 Carr Lake Rd SE Bemidji Email Us 218-751-7910
Greater Minnesota Rottweiler Rescue P.O. Box 187 Lino Lakes Email Us 763-862-7144
Grey Face Rescue P.O. Box 7072 St. Cloud Email Us
Grey Face Rescue & Retirement St. Cloud Email Us
Greyhound Pets of America Minnesota PO Box 18312 Minneapolis Email Us
Happy Hound Rescue Osseo Email Us
Happy Hound Rescue Osseo Email Us
Happy Tails Rescue P.O. Box 2485 Maple Grove Email Us 612-588-0188
Heading Home K9 Rescue PO Box 385532 Minneapolis Email Us
Headwaters Animal Shelter 901 Western Ave S Park Rapids Email Us 218-237-7100
Heart of Minnesota Animal Shelter Box 175 Hutchinson Email Us 320-234-9699
Heartland Animal Rescue Team 15494 Danielson Rd Brainerd Email Us 218-829-4141
Hiawatha Animal Humane Society P.O. Box 215 Lake City Email Us 651-448-0396
Homeward Bound Rescue PO Box 1056 Monticello N/A 763-295-3116
Humane Society of Freeborn County 101 James Ave, P.O. Box 423 Albert Lea Email Us 507-377-8501
Humane Society of Goodhue County 1213 Brick Ave. Red Wing Email Us 651-388-5286
Humane Society of Kandiyohi County P.O. Box 709 Willmar Email Us 320-235-7612
Humane Society of Otter Tail County 1933 West Fir Avenue Fergus Falls Email Us 218-739-3494
Humane Society of Polk County, Inc. 720 E. Robert St. Crookston Email Us 218-281-7225
Humane Society of Renville/Sibley Counties P.O. Box 185 Gibbon N/A 507-354-9099
Humane Society of Swift County 211 11th St. N. Benson Email Us 320-808-3497
IMPS – Internet Miniature Pinscher Service, Inc. 413 W Churchill St Stillwater Email Us 651-271-2435
Italian Greyhound Rescue (IGCA) of Minnesota and North Dakota Moorhead Email Us
K.A.R.E. ( Kathy’s Animal Rescue Express ) Isle Email Us 320-232-7142
K-9 Rescue P.O. Box 502 Lakeville Email Us 952-985-3423
K9 Rescue and Rehoming P.O. Box 894 Cokato Email Us 320-282-4439
Katann Chow Rescue of Southwestern Minnesota Luverne Email Us 507-283-4576
Kathy’s Animal Rescue Express 9313 110th St Milaca Email Us 320-369-4663
Kind Veterinary Clinic 109 W. Grace St. Saint Peter Email Us 507-931-4700
La Crescent Animal Rescue 523 S. Chestnut St. La Crescent Email Us 507-895-2066
Lake of the Woods Humane Society PO Box 1103 Baudette Email Us 218-434-1444
Lakes Area Humane Society 3811 Nevada Street SW Alexandria Email Us 320-759-2260
Land of Lakes Dog Rescue Lakeville Email Us
Last Hope, Inc. PO Box 114 Farmington Email Us 651-463-8747
Lucky’s Place 1550 95th Ave NE Sauk Rapids Email Us 320-241-1829
Luv Me Again Animal Rescue Bloomington Email Us
Marshmallow Foundation 1478 Mallard Street Detroit Lakes Email Us 218-847-9040
Martin County Humane Society 522 East Margaret St Fairmont Email Us 507-238-1885
Mary T. Inc. Paddywack Pooches 1555 118th Lane NW Coon Rapids Email Us 763-754-2505
Mending Spirits Animal Rescue PO Box 5402 Mankato Email Us
Mesabi Humane Society 2305 Southern Drive Virginia Email Us 218-741-7425
Midwest Animal Rescue & Services P.O. Box 290073 Minneapolis Email Us 763-503-4990
Midwest Border Collie Rescue MN Woodbury Email Us
Midwest Old English Sheepdog Rescue Minneapolis N/A 612-741-0230
Midwest Papillon Rescue La Crescent Email Us 507-895-8999
Midwest Pug Rescue – Minnesota Division P.O. Box 809 Hinckley Email Us
Minneapolis Animal Care and Control 212 17th Avenue North Minneapolis Email Us 612-673-3000
Minneapolis/St. Paul Miniature Schnauzer Rescue 3904 Yosemite Ave S. St. Louis Park Email Us 952-925-0131
Minnesota Border Collie Rescue 499 Marnie St Maplewood Email Us
Minnesota Boxer Rescue PO Box 25773 Woodbury Email Us 763-647-3037
Minnesota Greyhound Rescue 9159 Dalton Court Inver Grove Heights Email Us 651-245-8791
Minnesota GSP Rescue Park Rapids Email Us
Minnesota Hooved Animal Rescue Foundation P.O. Box 47 Zimmerman Email Us 763-856-3119
Minnesota Humane Society 475 North Cleveland Avenue, #100B Saint Paul Email Us 651-665-9311
Minnesota Mixed-Breed Rescue Anoka Email Us 763-427-1257
Minnesota Newf Rescue (NCA Rescue) Box 128 Brownton Email Us 320-328-9923
Minnesota Newf Rescue (NCA) North Branch Email Us
Minnesota Pit Bull Rescue Saint Paul Email Us
Minnesota Pit Bull Rescue Saint Paul Email Us
Minnesota Pit Stop Rescue Winona Email Us
Minnesota Progressive Animal Welfare Society P.O. Box 9253 Saint Paul Email Us
Minnesota Sheltie Rescue P.O. Box 395 Circle Pines Email Us 612-616-7477
Minnesota Spay/Neuter Project PO Box 19546 Minneapolis Email Us 952-996-9292
Minnesota-Wisconsin Collie Rescue 1600 18th Ave NE, P.O. Box 68006 Minneapolis Email Us 612-869-0480
Misunderstood Mutts 106 dale st w south st paul Email Us
MN Boston Terrier Rescue 4032 10th Avenue S. Minneapolis Email Us 651-254-9874
Morrison County Animal Humane Society 200 7th Ave NE Little Falls Email Us 320-632-0703
Mower County Humane Society 101 22nd Street SE Austin Email Us 507-437-9262 ext 301
Mower County Humane Society 101 22nd Street SE Austin Email Us 507-437-9262
Mpls./St. Paul Miniature Schnauzer Rescue 2926 Louisiana Ave. South Saint Louis Park Email Us
MUSHR – Minnesota’s Unwanted Siberian Husky Rescue PO Box 19153 Minneapolis N/A 612-800-3200
MUSHR (Minnesota’s Unwanted Siberian Husky Rescue) PO Box 19153 Minneapolis Email Us 612-867-4013
Mutts & More Animal Rescue Saint Louis Park Email Us
Mutts for Love Rescue Albert Lea Email Us
ND/MN Italian Greyhound Rescue (IGCA) 3809 28th St N Moorhead Email Us
New Day Rescue Columbia Heights Email Us 651-340-2223
No Dog Left Behind PO Box 29461 Brooklyn Center Email Us 612-354-6352
No Place Like Home Pet Rescue St. Paul Email Us 612-440-6754
Noahs Bark, Inc. 3874 Co Rd W 20 Canton Email Us 563-745-8627
Northern Lights Animal Rescuers, Inc. P.O. Box 1096 Twig Email Us 218-729-1485
Northern Lights Greyhound Adoption 11247 Foley Blvd. Coon Rapids Email Us 763-754-9754
Northfield Animal Shelter 512 Division Street South Northfield Email Us 507-645-5327
NorthStar Great Pyrenees Rescue of Minnesota Minneapolis Email Us 612-379-0010
NorthStar Shih Tzu Rescue 25 West Point Drive Tonka Bay Email Us
Northwoods Animal Rehabilitation Sanctuary & Adoption Center “NARS” Andover Email Us 612-886-6986
Northwoods Humane Society 7153 Lake Blvd., PO Box 264 Wyoming Email Us 651-982-0240
OKP/Shelter Medicine – Angel of Hope Animal Rescue Saint Paul Email Us
One Life at a Time P.O. Box 49714 Blaine Email Us 763-464-3583
One Of A Kind Pet Rescue Kenyon Email Us
Panda’s Pets Animal Rescue P.O. Box 581165 Minneapolis Email Us
Paws and Claws Humane Society 3224 19th Street NW Rochester Email Us 507-288-7226
Paws for A Cause 3059 16th St NW New Brighton Email Us 651-342-7250
Peaches Fostering Buddies St. Cloud Email Us
Pennington County Humane Society P.O. Box 64, 15598 U.S. Highway 59 NE Thief River Falls Email Us 218-681-8045
Pet Adoption of Cannon Valley Cannon Falls Email Us 888-734-4414
Pet Haven Inc. of Minnesota Minneapolis Email Us
Pet Haven Inc. of Minnesota P.O. Box 19105 Minneapolis Email Us 952-831-3825
Pet Project Rescue P.O. BOX 582861 Minneapolis Email Us 612-217-4738
Pet Projects Minneapolis Email Us 952-200-2884
Pets Abandoned Wanting Support P.O. Box 62 Wadena Email Us 218-639-7297
Picket Fence Poodle Rescue Elk River Email Us 763-241-2068
Pine County Guardian Angel Shelter 32796 Beroun Crossing Rd. Pine City Email Us 320-629-3508
Pine County Guardian Angel Shelter Pine City N/A
Pleading Paws Pet Rescue P.O. Box 357 Hugo Email Us 651-407-0072
PNC Midwest Rescue 10300 Brent Ave Inver Grove Email Us
Pooches United with People Saint Paul N/A 651-645-4370
Pope County Humane Society 17584 195th Ave Glenwood Email Us 320-634-4761
Prairie’s Edge Humane Society 680 Professional Drive Northfield Email Us 507-664-1035
Precious Paws Humane Society of Chisholm 101 1st Ave SW Chisholm Email Us 218-254-3300
Protecting Paws Animal Rescue 10171 240th St. East Lakeville Email Us 952-288-3668
Puppy Rescue of Minnesota P.O. Box 290073 Minneapolis Email Us
Puppy Rescue of Minnesota Minneapolis Email Us
Puppy Tails Rescue Oakdale Email Us
Purrs – N – Paws 520 Polk Street Anoka N/A 763-421-8254
Rainbow Animal Rescue P.O. Box 433 Prior Lake Email Us 952-226-6505
Rainbow Cove Rescue 101 E 6th Street Browerville Email Us 320-305-0491
Range Regional Animal Rescue 11215 Hwy 37 Hibbing Email Us 218-262-1900
Red Lake Rosie’s Rescue St. Paul Email Us
Redemption Road Rescue P.O. Box 28084 Crystal Email Us 612-978-1284
Rescue Alliance Minnesota Saint Michael Email Us 763-428-9844
Rescued Pets Are Wonderful PO BOX 490201 Blaine Email Us 763-757-8204
Retrieve a Golden of Minnesota 5800 Baker Road, Suite 120 Minnetonka Email Us 952-946-8070
Ridgewater Paws and Claws 2101 15th Ave NW Willmar Email Us 320-222-8267
Rochester Animal Control 2150 Campus Drive SE Rochester Email Us 507-287-2230
Ruff Start Rescue PO Box 129 Princeton Email Us 763-355-3981
S.A.F.E. Sanctuary 309 NW 11th St Faribault Email Us 507-334-7901
S.A.F.E. Sanctuary Faribault Email Us 507-210-2128
Safe Hands Animal Rescue Minneapolis Email Us
Safe Haven Pet Rescue, Inc. P.O. Box 733 Rochester Email Us 507-292-9122
Safe Haven Pet Rescue, Inc. PO Box 733 Rochester Email Us 507-529-4079
Save-A-Bull PO Box 26453 Minneapolis Email Us 612-816-2091
Save-A-Bull Rescue PO Box 26453 Minneapolis Email Us
Saving Shepherds of Minnesota PO Box 2 Hugo Email Us
Saving Tails Animal Rescue PO Box 2581 Saint Paul Email Us
Schnauzer Rescue Mpls./St. Paul Saint Louis Park N/A 612-719-1213
SCRAM P.O. Box 131911 Roseville Email Us 651-257-7265
Second Chance Animal Rescue P.O. Box 10533 White Bear Lake N/A 651-771-5662
Second Chances Open Arms Rescue P.O. Box 113 Kellogg Email Us
Second Hand Dog Claremont Email Us 507-951-0419
Secondhand Hounds 10100 Viking Drive, Suite 100 South Saint Paul Email Us 952-322-7643
Secondhand Hounds 10100 Viking Drive, Suite 100 Eden Prairie Email Us 952-322-7643
Shih Tzu Rescue of Minnesota P.O. Box 46562 Eden Prairie Email Us
Silver Dragon Pets Brainerd Email Us
Small Dog Rescue of Minnesota Rochester Email Us
Southern Minnesota Animal Rescue Team, Inc. Lonsdale Email Us 612-708-7242
Southwest Metro Animal Rescue P.O. Box 493 Chaska Email Us 952-368-7297
Spot’s Last Stop Canine Rescue Prior Lake Email Us
St. Francis of Assisi Animal Rescue P.O. Box 256 Forest Lake Email Us 612-387-4869
Star of the North Humane Society P.O. Box 458 Coleraine Email Us
Steele County Humane Society PO Box 220 Owatonna Email Us 507-451-4512
Stevens Community Humane Society Morris Email Us 320-589-0378
Take the Lead Animal Rescue 21401 E. Birchwood Cir. NE Cedar Email Us
The Rescue Connection Albert Lea Email Us 507-383-6414
TLC Canine Rescue P.O. Box 43563 Brooklyn Park Email Us 763-219-8764
Top Dog Foundation 5120 Vega Ave. New Germany Email Us 952-353-2122
Total Devotion Animal Rescue, Inc. P.O. Box 1591 Walker Email Us 218-335-7383
Tracy Area Animal Rescue P.O. Box 1052 Tracy Email Us 507-829-1379
Trey Of Life Rescue Foundation 4133 Cedar Avenue South Minneapolis Email Us 612-236-7612
Tri-County Humane Society 735 8th St NE Saint Cloud Email Us 320-252-0896
Twin Cities Pet Rescue PO Box 28245 St Paul Email Us
Twin Cities Pet Rescue PO Box 28245 St Paul Email Us
Unchained Faribault Email Us 612-703-3550
Underdog Rescue MN P.O. Box 16453 St. Louis Park Email Us 952-929-0777
United Yorkie Rescue Duluth Email Us
Up North Rescue Duluth Email Us 218-729-9572
Upper Midwest Great Dane Rescue Inver Grove Heights Email Us
Upper Midwest Great Dane Rescue PO Box 21485 Eagan Email Us 763-210-1978
Wadena County Humane Society 310 NW Ash Avenue Wadena N/A 218-632-5938
Wags & Whiskers Animal Rescue of MN Minneapolis Email Us
Wags and Whiskers Animal Rescue of MN PO Box 304 Shakopee Email Us
Warm Fuzzies Animal Rescue Inc. Duluth Email Us
Waseca County Animal Humane Society PO BOX 2 Waseca Email Us 507-201-7287
Watonwan County Humane Society Box 346 St. James Email Us 507-956-2613
WhipStaff Ranch and Rescue 6185 Meadowview RD NW Solway Email Us 218-467-3309
Windmill Animal Rescue 350 Main Street, 350 Main Street Elko New Market N/A 952-461-2765
Windmill Animal Rescue 350 Main Street Elko New Market Email Us
Winona Area Humane Society 1112 East Broadway Winona Email Us 507-452-3135