7 cuddly canines to adopt in Santa Ana

Photos: Petfinder

Interested in adopting a pet — or just gazing at some delightful doggies up for adoption? There are dozens of darling dogs up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Santa Ana.

Animal shelters and pet rescue groups work hard to care for unhoused pets and connect them to loving homes. Hoodline used data from Petfinder to power this roundup of dogs currently available for adoption.

(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.)

Bogart, Yorkshire terrier and silky terrier mix

Bogart is a lovable male Yorkshire terrier and silky terrier mix currently residing at Pooch Match.

Bogart loves other dogs. He's already house-trained, neutered and vaccinated.

Notes from Bogart's caretakers:

Apply to adopt Bogart today at Petfinder.

He's about two years old and weighs about 12 pounds. Bogart is sociable with other dogs and is loving and affectionate with people. He has an outgoing personality and enjoys going on walks and exploring. Bogart was surrendered by his owners with Humphrey, because they could no longer care for them. They would make a great pair. 

Humphrey, toy fox terrier and miniature pinscher mix

Humphrey is a sweet male toy fox terrier and miniature pinscher mix currently residing at Pooch Match.

Humphrey is the life of the party, and he gets along well with other dogs. He has had all of his shots, is neutered and has mastered his house-training etiquette.

Here's what Humphrey's friends at Pooch Match think of him:

Apply to adopt Humphrey today at Petfinder.

This guy is about a year old and weighs about nine pounds. He is sociable with other dogs and is loving and affectionate with people. He has a calm demeanor. He loves getting hugs and nuzzling/cuddling his humans. He is crate-trained. He was surrendered by his owners with Bogart, because they could no longer care for them. They would make a great pair. 

Lola, German shepherd

Lola is a sweet female German shepherd dog in the care of Pooch Match.

Lola is happy to keep company with other dogs. She is already house-trained, vaccinated and spayed.

Apply to adopt Lola today at Petfinder.

Bruce Lee, dachshund and Jack Russell terrier mix

Bruce Lee is a charming male dachshund and Jack Russell terrier mix currently housed at Pooch Match.

Bruce Lee is happy to keep company with other dogs. He's had all his shots, is neutered and house-trained.

Here's what his friends at Pooch Match think of him:

Apply to adopt Bruce Lee today at Petfinder.

Bruce Lee is two years old and weighs about 12 pounds. He was surrendered by his owner who couldn’t care for him anymore. He is sociable with people and other dogs. He is loving, affectionate and engaging. Bruce Lee can be a bit of a shy guy, but quickly warms up with sweet words and affection. He is crate-trained. 

Rambo, miniature pinscher and chihuahua mix

Rambo is a sweet male miniature pinscher and chihuahua mix currently housed at Pooch Match.

Rambo is the life of the party — he's happy to keep company with other dogs. He is already house-trained, vaccinated and neutered.

Here's what Rambo's friends at Pooch Match think of him:

Read more about Rambo on Petfinder.

He is two years old and weighs about seven pounds. He is sociable with people and other dogs; he is very affectionate and he enjoys being a lapdog. Rambo has a mellow personality. He was surrendered by his owner who could no longer care for him.

Tibby, poodle and Jack Russell terrier mix

Tibby is a female poodle and Jack Russell terrier mix in the care of Pooch Match.

This girl is friendly as can be, and she'll get along great with your other dogs. Fear not: She's already house-trained, spayed and vaccinated.

Notes from her caretakers:

Apply to adopt Tibby today at Petfinder.

Tibby is four to five years old and weighs about 10 pounds. She has a medium energy level and enjoys spending time with her humans the most. She’s loyal and loving. She does well with other dogs but doesn’t require canine companionship — she’s more than capable of entertaining herself. Tibby knows how to use a doggie door and walks well on a leash. 

Nikola, husky and Siberian husky mix

Nikola is a darling male husky and Siberian husky mix staying at Pooch Match.

Nikola wants all your attention: He'll need a home free of other dogs. He does do well with kids. Good news: He's already house-trained, neutered, and he has had all his shots.

From his current caretaker:

Apply to adopt Nikola today at Petfinder.

Nikola is about two years old and weighs about 50 pounds. He is sociable and friendly. Typical to his breed, he is active and vocal; he loves to have conversations with his people. He’s food-motivated and so quick he can catch a treat that’s tossed at him. He knows a few basic commands, like sit and shake. He really enjoys being groomed, bathed and brushed. 

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