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Home Dogs For Adoption In Minnesota

Dogs For Adoption In Minnesota

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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!’

OrganizationAddressCityEmailPhone
A New Beginning Animal Rescue23289 State Highway 19BelviewEmail Us507-430-9194
A Rotta Love PlusGolden ValleyEmail Us651-649-4451
A Safe Place ShelterForest LakeEmail Us651-464-0801
ACT V Rescue and RehabilitationPO Box 385731BloomingtonEmail Us952-947-9312
Adopt Me! Dog RescueMinnetonkaEmail Us
Adopt-A-PetP.O. Box 865MoorheadN/A701-232-5856
Adopt-A-Pet, Inc.215 Carling Ave NEBuffaloEmail Us763-682-9204
Adventure PetsP.O. Box 4, 205 2nd St SEHalstadEmail Us218-456-5437
Aitkin City Dog Pound109 1st Ave NWAitkinEmail Us218-927-2133
All Dog RescueP.O. Box 17343MinneapolisEmail Us612-871-1204
Almost Home Animal Shelter2283 Highway 23MoraEmail Us320-679-5376
Amazing Animal Advoacates3370 147th ST WRosemountEmail Us952-855-6495
American Fox Terrier RescueBrooklyn ParkEmail Us
Andrea’s AngelsWebsterEmail Us
Angel of Hope Animal RescueP.O. Box 581AnokaEmail Us763-445-0717
Animal Allies Humane Society4006 Airport RoadDuluthEmail Us218-722-2110
Animal Allies Humane Society4006 Airport RoadDuluthEmail Us218-722-5341
Animal Angels Rescue809 E 102nd StBloomingtonEmail Us
Animal Angels RescueBloomingtonN/A612-229-2125
Animal Ark2600 Industrial CtHastingsN/A651-772-8983
Animal Humane Society9785 Hudson RoadWoodburyN/A651-730-6008
Animal Humane Society – Golden Valley845 Meadow Lane NorthGolden ValleyN/A763-522-4325
Animal Humane Society – St. Paul1115 Beulah LaneSt. PaulN/A651-645-7387
Animal Humane Society-Buffalo4375 Highway 55 SEBuffaloN/A763-390-3647
Animal Relief FundP.O. Box 17098MinneapolisEmail Us
AR Southern Dog Rescue4814 Camden Avenue NorthMinneapolisEmail Us
Aussie Rescue of Minnesota9031 Mason AvenueElk RiverEmail Us763-441-4377
Australian Cattle Dog Rescue Minnesota419 Garden DriveDelanoEmail Us
Australian Shepherd Rescue MidwestBlooming PrairieEmail Us507-213-9924
B.A.R.K. (Being Advocates for Rescued K-9’s)PO Box 7262St. PaulEmail Us651-554-9284
Baby Gia’s RescueWhite Bear LakeEmail Us651-968-7582
BARK (Being Advocates for Rescued K-9’s)P.O. Box 7262St. PaulEmail Us
Becker County Humane SocietyP.O. Box 1506Detroit LakesEmail Us218-847-0511
Bentleys Outpost1002 1st Ave neFaribaultEmail Us
Bichon Frise Rescue33215 Oasis RoadCenter CityEmail Us651-257-7125
Blue Earth Nicollet County Humane Society517 Madison AveMankatoEmail Us507-625-6373
Blue Sky Rescue of MinnesotaWayzataEmail Us952-212-1008
Border Collie Rescue of MinnesotaRockfordEmail Us
Borderland Humane Society1990 Valley Pine CircleInternational FallsEmail Us218-283-9276
Borders Without Boundaries Rescue21401 E. Birchwood Circle NECedarEmail Us
Brighter Future Animal RescueBarrettEmail Us
Brighton Veterinary Hospital/Animal Control2615 Mississippi StreetNew BrightonEmail Us651-636-1063
Brown County Humane SocietyNew UlmN/A507-359-2312
C.A.R.E.S.7280 260th StreetWyomingEmail Us651-462-2474
Camp CompanionP.O. Box 7478RochesterEmail Us507-951-7801
Canine Castaways of MNPO Box 19121MinneapolisN/A952-886-3308
Caring Hands Animal Rescue of MinnesotaP.O. Box 25882WoodburyEmail Us651-605-7914
Carver-Scott Humane Society210 N. ChestnutSt. ChaskaEmail Us952-368-3553
Cats Meow Dogs Bark Rescue300 2nd Street East Box 8HastingsEmail Us651-343-1964
Cats off Broadway Pet Rescue605 21st Ave. NWAustinEmail Us507-434-9092
Cause For Paws Inc.P.O. Box 130472RosevilleEmail Us952-259-1483
Central Minnesota Animal Care and Control1021 S. Benton Dr.Sauk RapidsEmail Us320-257-0103
City of Grand Rapids, MN Animal Control Shelter420 Pokegama Avenue NorthGrand RapidsEmail Us218-326-3464
Clawz & Pawz200 Western AveFaribaultEmail Us507-331-9966
Coco’s Heart Dog RescueOakdaleN/A
Contented Critters a Project of S.N.A.P.4986 Townline Road/County Road 16MakinenEmail Us218-638-2153
Corner of KindnessSt. BonifaciusEmail Us
Crossroads Animal Shelter2800 10th St. SEBuffaloEmail Us763-684-1234
DC Pet Rescue, Inc.304 N Mantorville AveKassonEmail Us507-634-7779
Doberman Rescue Minnesota4567 Baker Ave NWBuffaloEmail Us651-256-2294
Duke Memorial Animal Shelter201 Sherwood DriveRedwood FallsN/A507-644-3853
Ellie’s Legacy Pet RescueAlexandriaEmail Us
English Springer Rescue America, Inc.MN IA SD NDMinneapolisEmail Us
Envys Angels Animal Rescue106 Dale St. WestSouth St. PaulEmail Us
FaerieLand Corgi & German Shepherd Rescue18665 Cedar Dr NWCedarEmail Us612-414-4073
Faith, Hope and Forever Animal RescueMankatoEmail Us507-933-0708
Faribault County Humane SocietyP.O. Box 231Blue EarthEmail Us507-526-5141
Fergus Falls Keeshond Rescue1110 N. Lake St.Fergus FallsEmail Us218-739-5536
Finding Hope Animal Rescue TeamNisswaEmail Us218-391-4663
For Pets1127 North 5th StreetMankatoEmail Us507-304-2009
Forever Home Animal Sanctuary, Inc.P.O. Box 592New UlmEmail Us
Friends of Animals Humane Society1418 Highway 33 SouthCloquetEmail Us218-879-1655
Fur-Ever Home RescueBlaineEmail Us651-707-4701
Gemini Rottweiler and Pitbull RescueMadisonN/A320-598-3087
Gentle Souls Pit Bull RescueMinneapolisEmail Us
Gentle Touch Animal SanctuaryPO BOX 11327MinneapolisEmail Us763-568-8311
Giles Dog Rescue123 6th Ave SEPipestoneEmail Us507-401-1546
Glacial Ridge Veterinary Clinic16159 Hwy 29 NGlenwoodEmail Us320-634-3558
Good Karma Animal Rescue of MNMaple GroveEmail Us
Grant County Humane Society in the Fjoslien Animal Shelter1015 Hwy 79 EElbow LakeN/A218-685-6220
Great Dane Rescue of MinnesotaMinneapolisEmail Us715-222-4848
Great River Rescue1612 Carr Lake Rd SEBemidjiEmail Us218-751-7910
Greater Minnesota Rottweiler RescueP.O. Box 187Lino LakesEmail Us763-862-7144
Grey Face RescueP.O. Box 7072St. CloudEmail Us
Grey Face Rescue & RetirementSt. CloudEmail Us
Greyhound Pets of America MinnesotaPO Box 18312MinneapolisEmail Us
Happy Hound RescueOsseoEmail Us
Happy Hound RescueOsseoEmail Us
Happy Tails RescueP.O. Box 2485Maple GroveEmail Us612-588-0188
Heading Home K9 RescuePO Box 385532MinneapolisEmail Us
Headwaters Animal Shelter901 Western Ave SPark RapidsEmail Us218-237-7100
Heart of Minnesota Animal ShelterBox 175HutchinsonEmail Us320-234-9699
Heartland Animal Rescue Team15494 Danielson RdBrainerdEmail Us218-829-4141
Hiawatha Animal Humane SocietyP.O. Box 215Lake CityEmail Us651-448-0396
Homeward Bound RescuePO Box 1056MonticelloN/A763-295-3116
Humane Society of Freeborn County101 James Ave, P.O. Box 423Albert LeaEmail Us507-377-8501
Humane Society of Goodhue County1213 Brick Ave.Red WingEmail Us651-388-5286
Humane Society of Kandiyohi CountyP.O. Box 709WillmarEmail Us320-235-7612
Humane Society of Otter Tail County1933 West Fir AvenueFergus FallsEmail Us218-739-3494
Humane Society of Polk County, Inc.720 E. Robert St.CrookstonEmail Us218-281-7225
Humane Society of Renville/Sibley CountiesP.O. Box 185GibbonN/A507-354-9099
Humane Society of Swift County211 11th St. N.BensonEmail Us320-808-3497
IMPS – Internet Miniature Pinscher Service, Inc.413 W Churchill StStillwaterEmail Us651-271-2435
Italian Greyhound Rescue (IGCA) of Minnesota and North DakotaMoorheadEmail Us
K.A.R.E. ( Kathy’s Animal Rescue Express )IsleEmail Us320-232-7142
K-9 RescueP.O. Box 502LakevilleEmail Us952-985-3423
K9 Rescue and RehomingP.O. Box 894CokatoEmail Us320-282-4439
Katann Chow Rescue of Southwestern MinnesotaLuverneEmail Us507-283-4576
Kathy’s Animal Rescue Express9313 110th StMilacaEmail Us320-369-4663
Kind Veterinary Clinic109 W. Grace St.Saint PeterEmail Us507-931-4700
La Crescent Animal Rescue523 S. Chestnut St.La CrescentEmail Us507-895-2066
Lake of the Woods Humane SocietyPO Box 1103BaudetteEmail Us218-434-1444
Lakes Area Humane Society3811 Nevada Street SWAlexandriaEmail Us320-759-2260
Land of Lakes Dog RescueLakevilleEmail Us
Last Hope, Inc.PO Box 114FarmingtonEmail Us651-463-8747
Lucky’s Place1550 95th Ave NESauk RapidsEmail Us320-241-1829
Luv Me Again Animal RescueBloomingtonEmail Us
Marshmallow Foundation1478 Mallard StreetDetroit LakesEmail Us218-847-9040
Martin County Humane Society522 East Margaret StFairmontEmail Us507-238-1885
Mary T. Inc. Paddywack Pooches1555 118th Lane NWCoon RapidsEmail Us763-754-2505
Mending Spirits Animal RescuePO Box 5402MankatoEmail Us
Mesabi Humane Society2305 Southern DriveVirginiaEmail Us218-741-7425
Midwest Animal Rescue & ServicesP.O. Box 290073MinneapolisEmail Us763-503-4990
Midwest Border Collie Rescue MNWoodburyEmail Us
Midwest Old English Sheepdog RescueMinneapolisN/A612-741-0230
Midwest Papillon RescueLa CrescentEmail Us507-895-8999
Midwest Pug Rescue – Minnesota DivisionP.O. Box 809HinckleyEmail Us
Minneapolis Animal Care and Control212 17th Avenue NorthMinneapolisEmail Us612-673-3000
Minneapolis/St. Paul Miniature Schnauzer Rescue3904 Yosemite Ave S.St. Louis ParkEmail Us952-925-0131
Minnesota Border Collie Rescue499 Marnie StMaplewoodEmail Us
Minnesota Boxer RescuePO Box 25773WoodburyEmail Us763-647-3037
Minnesota Greyhound Rescue9159 Dalton CourtInver Grove HeightsEmail Us651-245-8791
Minnesota GSP RescuePark RapidsEmail Us
Minnesota Hooved Animal Rescue FoundationP.O. Box 47ZimmermanEmail Us763-856-3119
Minnesota Humane Society475 North Cleveland Avenue, #100BSaint PaulEmail Us651-665-9311
Minnesota Mixed-Breed RescueAnokaEmail Us763-427-1257
Minnesota Newf Rescue (NCA Rescue)Box 128BrowntonEmail Us320-328-9923
Minnesota Newf Rescue (NCA)North BranchEmail Us
Minnesota Pit Bull RescueSaint PaulEmail Us
Minnesota Pit Bull RescueSaint PaulEmail Us
Minnesota Pit Stop RescueWinonaEmail Us
Minnesota Progressive Animal Welfare SocietyP.O. Box 9253Saint PaulEmail Us
Minnesota Sheltie RescueP.O. Box 395Circle PinesEmail Us612-616-7477
Minnesota Spay/Neuter ProjectPO Box 19546MinneapolisEmail Us952-996-9292
Minnesota-Wisconsin Collie Rescue1600 18th Ave NE, P.O. Box 68006MinneapolisEmail Us612-869-0480
Misunderstood Mutts106 dale st wsouth st paulEmail Us
MN Boston Terrier Rescue4032 10th Avenue S.MinneapolisEmail Us651-254-9874
Morrison County Animal Humane Society200 7th Ave NELittle FallsEmail Us320-632-0703
Mower County Humane Society101 22nd Street SEAustinEmail Us507-437-9262 ext 301
Mower County Humane Society101 22nd Street SEAustinEmail Us507-437-9262
Mpls./St. Paul Miniature Schnauzer Rescue2926 Louisiana Ave. SouthSaint Louis ParkEmail Us
MUSHR – Minnesota’s Unwanted Siberian Husky RescuePO Box 19153MinneapolisN/A612-800-3200
MUSHR (Minnesota’s Unwanted Siberian Husky Rescue)PO Box 19153MinneapolisEmail Us612-867-4013
Mutts & More Animal RescueSaint Louis ParkEmail Us
Mutts for Love RescueAlbert LeaEmail Us
ND/MN Italian Greyhound Rescue (IGCA)3809 28th St NMoorheadEmail Us
New Day RescueColumbia HeightsEmail Us651-340-2223
No Dog Left BehindPO Box 29461Brooklyn CenterEmail Us612-354-6352
No Place Like Home Pet RescueSt. PaulEmail Us612-440-6754
Noahs Bark, Inc.3874 Co Rd W 20CantonEmail Us563-745-8627
Northern Lights Animal Rescuers, Inc.P.O. Box 1096TwigEmail Us218-729-1485
Northern Lights Greyhound Adoption11247 Foley Blvd.Coon RapidsEmail Us763-754-9754
Northfield Animal Shelter512 Division Street SouthNorthfieldEmail Us507-645-5327
NorthStar Great Pyrenees Rescue of MinnesotaMinneapolisEmail Us612-379-0010
NorthStar Shih Tzu Rescue25 West Point DriveTonka BayEmail Us
Northwoods Animal Rehabilitation Sanctuary & Adoption Center “NARS”AndoverEmail Us612-886-6986
Northwoods Humane Society7153 Lake Blvd., PO Box 264WyomingEmail Us651-982-0240
OKP/Shelter Medicine – Angel of Hope Animal RescueSaint PaulEmail Us
One Life at a TimeP.O. Box 49714BlaineEmail Us763-464-3583
One Of A Kind Pet RescueKenyonEmail Us
Panda’s Pets Animal RescueP.O. Box 581165MinneapolisEmail Us
Paws and Claws Humane Society3224 19th Street NWRochesterEmail Us507-288-7226
Paws for A Cause3059 16th St NWNew BrightonEmail Us651-342-7250
Peaches Fostering BuddiesSt. CloudEmail Us
Pennington County Humane SocietyP.O. Box 64, 15598 U.S. Highway 59 NEThief River FallsEmail Us218-681-8045
Pet Adoption of Cannon ValleyCannon FallsEmail Us888-734-4414
Pet Haven Inc. of MinnesotaMinneapolisEmail Us
Pet Haven Inc. of MinnesotaP.O. Box 19105MinneapolisEmail Us952-831-3825
Pet Project RescueP.O. BOX 582861MinneapolisEmail Us612-217-4738
Pet ProjectsMinneapolisEmail Us952-200-2884
Pets Abandoned Wanting SupportP.O. Box 62WadenaEmail Us218-639-7297
Picket Fence Poodle RescueElk RiverEmail Us763-241-2068
Pine County Guardian Angel Shelter32796 Beroun Crossing Rd.Pine CityEmail Us320-629-3508
Pine County Guardian Angel ShelterPine CityN/A
Pleading Paws Pet RescueP.O. Box 357HugoEmail Us651-407-0072
PNC Midwest Rescue10300 Brent AveInver GroveEmail Us
Pooches United with PeopleSaint PaulN/A651-645-4370
Pope County Humane Society17584 195th AveGlenwoodEmail Us320-634-4761
Prairie’s Edge Humane Society680 Professional DriveNorthfieldEmail Us507-664-1035
Precious Paws Humane Society of Chisholm101 1st Ave SWChisholmEmail Us218-254-3300
Protecting Paws Animal Rescue10171 240th St. EastLakevilleEmail Us952-288-3668
Puppy Rescue of MinnesotaP.O. Box 290073MinneapolisEmail Us
Puppy Rescue of MinnesotaMinneapolisEmail Us
Puppy Tails RescueOakdaleEmail Us
Purrs – N – Paws520 Polk StreetAnokaN/A763-421-8254
Rainbow Animal RescueP.O. Box 433Prior LakeEmail Us952-226-6505
Rainbow Cove Rescue101 E 6th StreetBrowervilleEmail Us320-305-0491
Range Regional Animal Rescue11215 Hwy 37HibbingEmail Us218-262-1900
Red Lake Rosie’s RescueSt. PaulEmail Us
Redemption Road RescueP.O. Box 28084CrystalEmail Us612-978-1284
Rescue Alliance MinnesotaSaint MichaelEmail Us763-428-9844
Rescued Pets Are WonderfulPO BOX 490201BlaineEmail Us763-757-8204
Retrieve a Golden of Minnesota5800 Baker Road, Suite 120MinnetonkaEmail Us952-946-8070
Ridgewater Paws and Claws2101 15th Ave NWWillmarEmail Us320-222-8267
Rochester Animal Control2150 Campus Drive SERochesterEmail Us507-287-2230
Ruff Start RescuePO Box 129PrincetonEmail Us763-355-3981
S.A.F.E. Sanctuary309 NW 11th StFaribaultEmail Us507-334-7901
S.A.F.E. SanctuaryFaribaultEmail Us507-210-2128
Safe Hands Animal RescueMinneapolisEmail Us
Safe Haven Pet Rescue, Inc.P.O. Box 733RochesterEmail Us507-292-9122
Safe Haven Pet Rescue, Inc.PO Box 733RochesterEmail Us507-529-4079
Save-A-BullPO Box 26453MinneapolisEmail Us612-816-2091
Save-A-Bull RescuePO Box 26453MinneapolisEmail Us
Saving Shepherds of MinnesotaPO Box 2HugoEmail Us
Saving Tails Animal RescuePO Box 2581Saint PaulEmail Us
Schnauzer Rescue Mpls./St. PaulSaint Louis ParkN/A612-719-1213
SCRAMP.O. Box 131911RosevilleEmail Us651-257-7265
Second Chance Animal RescueP.O. Box 10533White Bear LakeN/A651-771-5662
Second Chances Open Arms RescueP.O. Box 113KelloggEmail Us
Second Hand DogClaremontEmail Us507-951-0419
Secondhand Hounds10100 Viking Drive, Suite 100South Saint PaulEmail Us952-322-7643
Secondhand Hounds10100 Viking Drive, Suite 100Eden PrairieEmail Us952-322-7643
Shih Tzu Rescue of MinnesotaP.O. Box 46562Eden PrairieEmail Us
Silver Dragon PetsBrainerdEmail Us
Small Dog Rescue of MinnesotaRochesterEmail Us
Southern Minnesota Animal Rescue Team, Inc.LonsdaleEmail Us612-708-7242
Southwest Metro Animal RescueP.O. Box 493ChaskaEmail Us952-368-7297
Spot’s Last Stop Canine RescuePrior LakeEmail Us
St. Francis of Assisi Animal RescueP.O. Box 256Forest LakeEmail Us612-387-4869
Star of the North Humane SocietyP.O. Box 458ColeraineEmail Us
Steele County Humane SocietyPO Box 220OwatonnaEmail Us507-451-4512
Stevens Community Humane SocietyMorrisEmail Us320-589-0378
Take the Lead Animal Rescue21401 E. Birchwood Cir. NECedarEmail Us
The Rescue ConnectionAlbert LeaEmail Us507-383-6414
TLC Canine RescueP.O. Box 43563Brooklyn ParkEmail Us763-219-8764
Top Dog Foundation5120 Vega Ave.New GermanyEmail Us952-353-2122
Total Devotion Animal Rescue, Inc.P.O. Box 1591WalkerEmail Us218-335-7383
Tracy Area Animal RescueP.O. Box 1052TracyEmail Us507-829-1379
Trey Of Life Rescue Foundation4133 Cedar Avenue SouthMinneapolisEmail Us612-236-7612
Tri-County Humane Society735 8th St NESaint CloudEmail Us320-252-0896
Twin Cities Pet RescuePO Box 28245St PaulEmail Us
Twin Cities Pet RescuePO Box 28245St PaulEmail Us
UnchainedFaribaultEmail Us612-703-3550
Underdog Rescue MNP.O. Box 16453St. Louis ParkEmail Us952-929-0777
United Yorkie RescueDuluthEmail Us
Up North RescueDuluthEmail Us218-729-9572
Upper Midwest Great Dane RescueInver Grove HeightsEmail Us
Upper Midwest Great Dane RescuePO Box 21485EaganEmail Us763-210-1978
Wadena County Humane Society310 NW Ash AvenueWadenaN/A218-632-5938
Wags & Whiskers Animal Rescue of MNMinneapolisEmail Us
Wags and Whiskers Animal Rescue of MNPO Box 304ShakopeeEmail Us
Warm Fuzzies Animal Rescue Inc.DuluthEmail Us
Waseca County Animal Humane SocietyPO BOX 2WasecaEmail Us507-201-7287
Watonwan County Humane SocietyBox 346St. JamesEmail Us507-956-2613
WhipStaff Ranch and Rescue6185 Meadowview RD NWSolwayEmail Us218-467-3309
Windmill Animal Rescue350 Main Street, 350 Main StreetElko New MarketN/A952-461-2765
Windmill Animal Rescue350 Main StreetElko New MarketEmail Us
Winona Area Humane Society1112 East BroadwayWinonaEmail Us507-452-3135

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