Adopt a Dog

Fee for Adult Dogs: $150.00
Fee for Puppies aged 16 weeks and younger: $225.00
All dogs are spayed/neutered, have shots to date and have been heartworm tested.

For more information, call 207-935-4358 or send a note to

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Weekend adoptions can take longer as we need to check references. Please bring vet records for your current pets. This can sometimes allow us to speed up the process for you. Adoptions are done on a first come first served with APPROVED applications only. If you are considering adoption, it is suggested you have your application pre-approved so that there is no waiting period.

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Hi! My name is Ace

Ace is a young mix that came to us by no fault of his own. He and his brother, Max, are VERY energetic and need a home where they can continue to be trained and get A LOT of exercise. Ace is the more stubborn of the two, but has a little less energy than Max. He does really love people and can sometimes he a pushy or jumpy so we could suggest a home with no small children and no cats. At least for now. We are unsure how he would do with other dogs at the moment, but he would probably try to be the dominate one in the relationship. Ace has been through a lot, none of it being his fault, so he is really looking for a forever home that will give him the love and attention he deserves.

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Hi! My name is Baxter

Baxter is a 3 y/o Labradoodle. He is a very independent boy meaning he does not enjoy cuddling and likes to keep to himself. Baxter is very smart and needs structure and a consistent routine. He would thrive in a home where he was the only pet and only child. Baxter needs an experienced adopter that will set him up for success. He likes to play ball and loves to go for long walks. Baxter will do anything for a squeaky toy and likes to roll around in the grass.


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Hi! My name is Bruce Banner

Bruce Banner is an adult bulldog mix that came to the shelter because he was abandoned in his home. Bruce is a strong boy with a lot of energy, but he is smart, and it won’t take him long to learn some basic commands. Bruce needs to be the only pet in the home, and preferably a fenced in yard if your neighbors have dogs. Bruce LOVES tennis balls, they are like his pacifier, and he will carry them everywhere if you let him! He loves to play ball and run around. He is a strong, sensitive boy ;) NO CATS OR KIDS

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Hi! My name is Donna

Donna is a 6-7 y/o mix that was surrendered to us with her sister, Jackie, because of their owner lost their home. She is house trained, likes baths, and car rides. She may be able to live with the right dog, but does need a house without cats. Donna is affectionate once she gets comfortable with you, but it does take a while here. She walks okay on leash and wants to be with you someone all the time.

Hi! My name is Duke

Duke is a 2 y/o Rotti X that was returned to us because he gets uncomfortable around small children and again because he cannot live with cats. He had double ACL surgery a few months ago and since then new people make him extra nervous. Duke is all healed up and is willing to meet new people, as long as you have treats! Duke is house trained, crate trained and know most of his basic commands. He also loves to play catch, go for car rides, walk and swim! Like any dog, Duke is uneasy when new people approach him too quickly or get into his personal space before he is comfortable with them. Because he wants to have all your attention and does not like to share it, he needs a home with no dogs or children under 13 years old.



Hi! My name is Gertrude

Gertrude is a beautiful Bull Mastiff mix that came to us as a stray. She is nervous being here and is cautious when meeting new people but once she sees you have some cookies, she starts to relax. Gertrude walks wonderfully on leash but would not do well in a home with cats or kids. Gertie really wants to be the only dog in the home so she can have all the attention she deserves, but might get along with another laid back independent dog. She is a very sweet girl that just needs some time, attention and someone to love her.

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Hi! My name is Jackie

Jackie is a 6-7 y/o mix that was surrendered to us with her sister, Donna, when their owner lost their home. She does need work on her leash walking and basic commands, but she like to play and is house trained. Jackie has lived with men and women, but has never been around kids so right now we would caution it. Cats and her do not get along. She is an active dog that enjoys car rides.


Hi! My name is Loki

Loki was surrendered to the shelter because his living situation was not good for him. He is just under a year old and has had very little training. He is a sweet boy but tends to be a protective of his people. We are told he does not get along with other dogs, but we have yet to test him here. We are unsure how he would do with cats. Loki is extremely jumpy so a home with no small children is a must. He can be a little hard headed, but with consistent training and some TLC he has the potential to be an amazing new family member!


Hi! My name is Macie

Macie is a 10 y/o Black Lab X that was returned to us because little kids can sometimes make her uncomfortable. She is house trained and invisible fence trained. Macie knows most of her basic commands, likes car rides and baths. We would suggest she go to a home with no small children. We are unsure how she is with cats, but know she tends to be a dominant dog. She is a sweet girl that walks okay on leash and gets sooo excited to be with people.


Hi! My name is Max

Max is a mix that came to us with his brother, Ace. They are both EXTREMELY energetic. Max does know sit and shake, but needs work on everything else. He needs to have a really good energy outlet. Max has so much pent-up energy he is very jumpy. Because of this we are suggesting a home with no small children. He also needs a home with no cats. We are unsure how he is with other dogs, but if he were to live with one it would have to be very energetic to match him. Max loves people! He and his brother have been through a lot and none of it was their fault. Max needs an active home that will give him the love, time and attention he so craves and deserves.

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Hi! My name is Moxie

Moxie is a 3 y/o hound mix that was surrendered to the shelter because of her high energy level and she was not a good fit for the home. Moxie is super sweet and needs a home that will help manage her energy and anxiety. She is house trained, crate trained and knows some basic commands. She can be weary of strangers at first, so she needs a slow and proper introduction. She may be okay with other dogs, but cannot go to a home with cats or small children as they heighten her anxiety level. Moxie would make a great running partner (or hiking partner if she was kept on leash). She is a love bug! Moxie is very uneasy when in her kennel so don’t let her barking deter you. She is a completely different dog when she is out in a yard so please ask to take her out so she can melt your heart with her floppy tongue and ears!

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Hi! My name is Syrus

Syrus is a almost 3 y/o Pit X that came to us when his owners could no longer care for him. He needs a lot of training on basic commands and leash walking. Right now he seems to not like any dogs so we are asking for a home with no other dogs. Syrus has lived with cats in the past but here he is not safe with them here. Because of his size we are suggesting a home with children over the age of 13 years. He is a sweet boy that needs someone to be dedicated to him and his training 24/7. Syrus wants a home where he can be set up for success with people that will love him forever.


Hi! My name is Tank

Tank is a 4 y/o Mastiff. He is a 100 pound baby! Not only does he walk wonderfully on leash, he loves people and to cuddle. Tank however does not like cats and will do anything to get to them so he needs to be on a leash or in a fenced in yard at all times. He is defiantly a one maybe two person dog. Tank cannot go to a home with children or other dogs. He is looking for a home where he is the center of attention.

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