Adopting a dog gives an amazing dog a second shot at a great life. When you adopt a dog your Animal Services or a private rescue, you save the life of a dog who may otherwise be euthanized.


The county animal services and private rescues are full. Every dog fostered or adopted saves a life.

These wonderful dogs are ready to move into your home and be part of your life. Not ready to make a decision? Foster to adopt! Take your time to make sure a dog fits in your life.

Alachua County Animal Services does not restrict adoption by area. If you are unsure whether you will qualify for their adoption requirements, please contact Animal Services for adoption requirement information.

On her first night home, beautiful brindle Nala is already settling in with her new housemate

Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions at all! If you’ve adopted a dog and have questions or concerns, we’re happy to help in whatever way we can!

Decompression can be a difficult process, and it may take some dogs time to adjust. We can give you tips and advice to get you through that process. If you’ve recently adopted, let us know! We love happy tails and helping families to foster and adopt.