Always wanted a pet? Here are 3 cheeky canines to adopt now in Denver

Photos: Petfinder

Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some snuggly pooches that need forever homes? There are heaps of delightful dogs and puppies up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Denver.

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 puppies 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.)

Liza, Labrador retriever and Australian cattle dog mix

Liza is a charming female Labrador retriever and Australian cattle dog puppy currently housed at Red Fern Animal Rescue.

Liza is friendly as can be — she gets along swimmingly with other dogs. Liza is already vaccinated, microchipped and spayed.

Liza's current caretakers say:

Read more about how to adopt Liza on Petfinder.

Liza’s love for people is as big as her ears! She is a sweet girl with a bright demeanor who is about seven months old and weighs about 25 pounds. She’ll grow to be a bit more, since she is still pretty young. She loves to play and take walks, but Liza also enjoys her downtime and likes to give snuggles.

Tifa, rottweiler mix

Tifa is an endearing female rottweiler dog being cared for at Saving Dobermankind Animal Rescue.

Tifa is a social animal — she gets along great with cats, dogs and kids. Fear not: She's already house-trained, vaccinated, microchipped and spayed.

Tifa's current caretakers say:

Read more about how to adopt Tifa on Petfinder.

Tifa is an eight-year-old girl from the streets of Tijuana, Mexico. She is a big sweetheart and a cuddle bug. She loves meeting new people and going on walks. Tifa is one chill senior girl that just goes with the flow. 

Pete, Doberman pinscher

Pete is a darling male Doberman pinscher dog staying at Saving Dobermankind Animal Rescue.

Pete socializes well with other dogs, and doesn't mind children. He is looking for cat-free home. Good news: He's already house-trained, neutered, microchipped and vaccinated.

About Pete:

Read more about how to adopt Pete on Petfinder.

Meet Pete, a two-year-old male Doberman. He is gentle and sweet — a big mush weighing in at 112 pounds! He loves to play, go on long walks, sit on the couch and cuddle. He was professionally trained and it shows! This sweet boy deserves the happiest of endings.

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