4 precious puppies to adopt now in Chicago

Photos: Petfinder

Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of adorable pups up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Chicago, so you won't have to look far to find the perfect new pal.

Hoodline used data from Petfinder to power this roundup of puppies available for adoption near you. Read on to meet some friendly, furry locals.

(Details like pet availability, training, vaccinations and other features are based on data provided by Petfinder and may be subject to change; contact the shelter for the latest information.)


Jasper, pit bull terrier mix

Jasper is a male pit bull terrier puppy being kept at One Tail at a Time.

Jasper has been vaccinated.

Notes from Jasper's caretakers:

Read more about how to adopt Jasper on Petfinder.

Gem, Labrador retriever mix

Gem is an adorable female Labrador retriever puppy being cared for at Lake Shore Animal Shelter.

Gem will get along great with your other dogs. She is vaccinated.

Read more about how to adopt Gem on Petfinder.

Gracie, Labrador retriever mix

Gracie is a female Labrador retriever puppy being cared for at Lake Shore Animal Shelter.

Gracie plays well with others — she's happy to keep company with other dogs. She has had all her shots.

Read more about how to adopt Gracie on Petfinder.

Rylie, boxer and pit bull terrier mix

Rylie is a female boxer and pit bull terrier puppy staying at ALIVE Rescue.

Rylie will get along great with children, dogs or cats. Rylie is vaccinated.

More on Rylie:

Apply to adopt Rylie today at Petfinder.


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Outgoing and friendly, Jasper loves to say to hello to every person and dog he meets.

When I'm not playing, a few of my favorite pastimes are chewing on a bone and chilling on the couch.