It gets difficult sometimes trying to decide who gets featured in these weekly articles as some pets who have already been featured still sit and wait at the shelter for homes. Some have been there a very long time. Please check out this week’s featured pets and all of the adoptable pets still waiting at the shelter and help us get them home.
Vince is a small male adult Pug/Beagle mix. He is neutered and ready for his new home. If you like Puggles then check Vince out. Please have his Pet ID # A482660 available when contacting Louisville Metro Animal Services about him.
Need a walking buddy? 2 year old female Labrador Retriever mix Tonya might just be the doggie you need. Tonya is a pretty low key girl and is quite calm. She gets along with other dogs and is spayed. She is ready to go home. Look at those eyes, she is a pretty girl. If you think she would make the companion you need please have her Pet ID # A482959 handy when contacting Metro Animal Services about her.
Tequila is a one year old Pit Bull mix female doggie. She needs an owner who understands the Pit Bull breed and won’t hold a grudge against dogs with this breeding. She is eligible for free obedience training at Slugger City Bully Buddies if adopted. Are you the one to give her a second chance at happiness? If you think she is right for you then have her Pet ID # A480224 when contacting Louisville Metro Animal Services about her.
Ballard is a one year old male Pit Bull mix little doggie. He is very cute, sweet, and YES he does get along with other dogs. Ballard needs his forever home with a responsible dog owner. He is eligible for free dog obedience training at Slugger City Bully Buddies if adopted. Please have Ballard’s Pet ID # A481380 ready when contacting Louisville Metro Animal Services about him.
Berkley is a small adult Rat Terrier. Look at that face, how can you resist him? If you are a fan of Rat Terriers and can give him his forever home then please have his Pet ID # 470332 ready when contacting Louisville Metro Animal Services about him. He is one of those doggies who have been featured in the past but has been waiting for a long time for his forever home.
Dante is a large but gentle guy. He is a 2 year old Rottweiler/Shepherd mix male dog. If you love big dogs than he is it. He needs some training on the leash as he tends to pull but with the right training this can be fixed. If you think you can work with this gentle giant and give him the forever home he needs then have his Pet ID # A480711 ready when contacting Louisville Metro Animal Services about him.
Max is an 11 month old Labrador Retriever Mix. He is full of character. Max is all puppy, loves to play and have fun with other dogs. He will make a great addition to an active family. He needs work on manners and an obedience class would be a great activity for him and his new owners. He needs his forever home. If you think he is the right puppy for you then have his Pet ID # A460273 handy when contacting Metro Animal Services about him.
Fidget is a small Doberman Pinscher/Dachshund mix puppy. She wants to go home. Fidget is a very pretty girl and is spayed and ready to find her forever home. If you are interested in little Fidget then have her Pet ID # A482215 ready when contacting Metro Animal Services about her.
Sunny is a 7 month old Abyssian/DSH tabby and tortie colored kitty. She has been in a foster home until old enough to be adopted. Her foster mom says she loves belly rubs and being petted. She has been shy in the shelter setting but once she gets to know you all would be great again for her. If you think little Sunny would be a great companion for you please have her Pet ID # A472442 ready when contacting Metro Animal Services about her. Sunny represents many cats and kittens at the shelter waiting for their forever homes. Many have been there for a long time hoping to get a loving home. Please adopt a cat or kitten rather than buy one. These are already spayed or neutered and will not contribute to the pet overpopulation.
To see all the adoptable pets at Louisville Metro Animal Services go to their section on the Petfinder website here .
For more information on this week’s featured pets contact Louisville Metro Animal Services at: 502-473-PETS (7387), or by email: Petfinder@louisvilleky.gov 
For more information on adopting a pet go to the Metro Animal Services website here .
Metro Animal Service’s Animal House Adoption Center is located at 3516 Newburg Rd., Louisville, KY 40218.
Photos: Courtesy of Metro Animal Services, Louisville