Latest Pets To Go Up For Adoption In The Massapequa Area

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Looking to add to your family and make a positive impact on the world at the same time? Perhaps it’s time to adopt a pet! During the coronavirus pandemic, many local animals are still looking for their forever homes and facilities still working to place pets with families. In the […]

Looking to add to your family and make a positive impact on the world at the same time? Perhaps it’s time to adopt a pet! During the coronavirus pandemic, many local animals are still looking for their forever homes and facilities still working to place pets with families.

In the search for an adorable new family pet, consider beginning at a local facility like Town Of Hempstead Animal Shelter, where Girl the cat is waiting patiently. If you aren’t sure if you have time to take care of a pet year round, many shelters also offer opportunities to foster pets until they are placed in appropriate homes.

If you need some help in your search, Patch and Petfinder have you covered. We round up a list each week of all the pets recently put up for adoption in your area. If you’re a dog person, you might like Owen, a Pit Bull Terrier up for adoption. Or if cats are more your thing, there are several great cats available, too. Click on any listing for more information, or to start the adoption process.

Editor’s note: This list was automatically generated using data compiled by Petfinder. Please report any errors or other feedback to [email protected]

  • Name: Owen
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Road To Home Rescue Support, Wantagh, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Medium, Male, Pit Bull Terrier
  • Description: “Sweet Owen has been in his Amazing foster home for a week now and is up for adoption! Shelter life…” Learn more

  • Name: Royal
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Town Of Hempstead Animal Shelter, 3320 Beltagh Avenue, Wantagh, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Small, Male, Domestic Short Hair
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  • Name: Dexter
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Town Of Hempstead Animal Shelter, 3320 Beltagh Avenue, Wantagh, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Large, Male, Shepherd Mixed Breed Mix
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  • Name: Handsome
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Town Of Hempstead Animal Shelter, 3320 Beltagh Avenue, Wantagh, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Male, Domestic Short Hair
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  • Name: Girl
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Town Of Hempstead Animal Shelter, 3320 Beltagh Avenue, Wantagh, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Female, Domestic Short Hair
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  • Name: Peighton
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Town Of Hempstead Animal Shelter, 3320 Beltagh Avenue, Wantagh, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Female, Domestic Short Hair
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  • Name: Amanda
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Town Of Hempstead Animal Shelter, 3320 Beltagh Avenue, Wantagh, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Extra Large, Female, Domestic Short Hair
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  • Name: Daya
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Last Hope Inc, 3300 Beltagh Avenue, Wantagh, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Medium, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Good With: Kids and cats
  • Description: “DAYA would like to spend each & every DAY with YOU. This pretty 1 year old girl just relocated from…” Learn more

  • Name: Solstice
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Last Hope Inc, 3300 Beltagh Avenue, Wantagh, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Large, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Good With: Kids and cats
  • Description: “HI there! I am SOLSTICE and I am looking for a forever home with a loving family who will play…” Learn more

  • Name: Nathan
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Last Hope Inc, 3300 Beltagh Avenue, Wantagh, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Good With: Kids
  • Description: “” LUCK Be a Lady” is NATHAN’s musical plea sung like Nathan Detroit in “Guys & Dolls”. Think of our…” Learn more

  • Name: Simba
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Last Hope Inc, 3300 Beltagh Avenue, Wantagh, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Medium, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Good With: Kids and cats
  • Description: “SIMBA is the Little Lion King- And the quintessential orange tabby. He is extremely handsome, friendly and playful. SIMBA is…” Learn more

  • Name: Venus
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Last Hope Inc, 2410 Merrick Rd., Bellmore, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Medium, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Good With: Kids and cats
  • Description: “?Sweetness Alert at Petsmart Bellmore? Sisters VENUS & CUTIE are waiting for YOU. These 6 month old kittens were rescued…” Learn more

  • Name: Cutie
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Last Hope Inc, 2410 Merrick Rd., Bellmore, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Medium, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Good With: Kids and cats
  • Description: “?Sweetness Alert at Petsmart Bellmore? Sisters CUTIE & VENUS are waiting for YOU. These 6 month old kittens were rescued…” Learn more

  • Name: Dixie
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Bobbi And The Strays, 2 Rider Place, Freeport, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Small, Female, Jack Russell Terrier
  • Description: “This little diva named Dixie would love to be your new fur baby! She wants what every pup wants: a…” Learn more

  • Name: Peluchin
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Bobbi And The Strays, 2 Rider Place, Freeport, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Small, Male, Jack Russell Terrier
  • Description: “Surrendered by his owner, handsome little Peluchin is now in search of a forever home. He promises to be your…” Learn more

  • Name: Skylight
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Bobbi And The Strays, 2 Rider Place, Freeport, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Medium, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Skylight is a beautiful girl who was rescued from a life on the street. She is in need of a…” Learn more

  • Name: Spot
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Bobbi And The Strays, 2 Rider Place, Freeport, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Medium, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Rescued from a life on the street, Spot is all ready to live the good life in his forever home!…” Learn more

  • Name: Bogey
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Bobbi And The Strays, 2 Rider Place, Freeport, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Medium, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Bogey is a handsome little cat who is in need of a wonderful home where he will be loved and…” Learn more

  • Name: Grey
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Bobbi And The Strays, 2 Rider Place, Freeport, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Medium, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Grey is a handsome boy who was rescued from a life on the street. He is in need of a…” Learn more

  • Name: Friday
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: All About Cats Rescue Inc, 111 East Sunrise Hwy, Freeport, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Female, Calico
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  • Name: Jenni
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: All About Cats Rescue Inc, 111 East Sunrise Hwy, Freeport, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Large, Female, Calico
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  • Name: Isis
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Bobbi And The Strays, Freeport, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Senior, Small, Female, Shih Tzu Poodle Mix
  • Description: “The name Isis actually means “woman of the throne”. This regal girl now needs a new forever home where she…” Learn more

  • Name: Rosa
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Bobbi And The Strays, Freeport, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Senior, Small, Female, Miniature Schnauzer
  • Description: “Little Rosa was left tied up in a park and was rescued by a kind person who could not keep…” Learn more

  • Name: Frank
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Tender Loving Cats Inc, 1208 Deer Park Ave, North Babylon, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Medium, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Good With: Kids, dogs and cats
  • Description: “Meet Frank! Born December,2020 Frank is a sweet little black kitten with brown eyes. Frank has a curious and adventurous…” Learn more

  • Name: Mittens
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Tender Loving Cats Inc, 1208 Deer Park Ave, North Babylon, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Medium, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Good With: Kids, dogs and cats
  • Description: “Meet Mittens! Born November , 2020 Mittens is an adventurous kitten who enjoys playing . He is friendly and curious…” Learn more

  • Name: Pepper
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Town Of Oyster Bay Animal Shelter, 150 Miller Place, Syosset , NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Good With: Cats
  • Description: “21-0017 Pepper is a handsome domestic short hair black male neutered cat. He is around 4 years old, has a…” Learn more

  • Name: Charlie Doughnuts – Lap Cat!
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Advocat Rescue, Mineola, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Good With: Kids and cats
  • Description: “APPLICATION IS FIRST STEP! Charlie Doughnuts (approx. 6 years) was rescued by a Good Samaritan in the Bronx who posted…” Learn more

  • Name: GINGER
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: The No Kill Project, Bay Shore, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Large, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Good With: Kids, dogs and cats
  • Description: “GINGER is an almost two year old bonded sibling of Ellie. Both girls are sweet and friendly. Ginger holds back…” Learn more

  • Name: VELVET
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: The No Kill Project, Bay Shore, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Large, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Good With: Kids and cats
  • Description: “Velvet is a 16 month old amazing cat who has a stunning look to her. Velvet’s coat is completely black…” Learn more

  • Name: ONYX
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: The No Kill Project, Bay Shore, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Large, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Good With: Kids and cats
  • Description: “Strikingly beautiful Onyx is all ready to find her forever family! Onyx is 16 months old and is just regally…” Learn more

  • Name: WILLOW
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: The No Kill Project, Bay Shore, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Medium, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Good With: Kids and cats
  • Description: “Meet Willow. Just like her name she is a kind and gentle spirit. Willow is almost 2 and such a…” Learn more

  • Name: MARSHMALLOW
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: The No Kill Project, Bay Shore, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Large, Male, Domestic Medium Hair
  • Good With: Kids
  • Description: “Meet Mr. Marshmallow. He is an almost three year old male DOUBLE POLYDACTYL. He is a wonderful cat just prefers…” Learn more

  • Name: Arcanine
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Fur Babies, East Rockaway, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Large, Male, American Staffordshire Terrier
  • Good With: Dogs
  • Description: “Arcanine was born on 12/26/20. He is currently over 13 lbs and will be a BIG boy full grown. Arcanine…” Learn more

  • Name: Arlo
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Fur Babies, East Rockaway, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Large, Male, German Shepherd Dog
  • Good With: Kids, dogs and cats
  • Description: “Arlo is a 4 mo old male shepherd mix. He is about 20 lbs currently but on the lean side….” Learn more

  • Name: Fletch
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Fur Babies, East Rockaway, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Male, Boxer Staffordshire Bull Terrier Mix
  • Good With: Dogs
  • Description: “Fletch was brought to a local city shelter because his owner is sick. Fletch is reported to have lived with…” Learn more

  • Name: Adam
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Male, Labrador Retriever Chihuahua Mix
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  • Name: Brownie
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Male, Labrador Retriever
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  • Name: Raquel
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Female, Black Labrador Retriever
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  • Name: Vira
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Female, Shar-Pei
  • Description: “Thank you for your interest in Ruff House Rescue. We work hard to match our dogs with their perfect forever…” Learn more

  • Name: Lily
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Small, Female, Terrier
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  • Name: Bono
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Male, Labrador Retriever Chihuahua Mix
  • Learn more

  • Name: Edge
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Male, Labrador Retriever Chihuahua Mix
  • Learn more

  • Name: Pepsi
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Senior, Medium, Male, English Bulldog
  • Learn more

  • Name: Rafael
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Small, Male, Chihuahua
  • Learn more

  • Name: Kate
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Small, Female, Chihuahua
  • Description: “Thank you for your interest in Ruff House Rescue. We work hard to match our dogs with their perfect forever…” Learn more

  • Name: Joy
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Female, Australian Cattle Dog / Blue Heeler Chihuahua Mix
  • Description: “Thank you for your interest in Ruff House Rescue. We work hard to match our dogs with their perfect forever…” Learn more

  • Name: Betty
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Female, Boxer
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  • Name: Rusty
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Male, Basset Hound
  • Description: “Did you fall in love with Rusty at first sight, too? Is it his ears? Is it his short legs?…” Learn more

  • Name: Icicle
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Male, Australian Cattle Dog / Blue Heeler Chihuahua Mix
  • Description: “Thank you for your interest in Ruff House Rescue. We work hard to match our dogs with their perfect forever…” Learn more

  • Name: Blanche
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Small, Female, Chihuahua
  • Description: “2/15/21: 4dx & rabies done Check for chip. foster only 1 month (till 3/15)” Learn more

  • Name: Rebecca
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Female, Black Labrador Retriever
  • Learn more

  • Name: Brownie
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Male, Shepherd
  • Learn more

  • Name: Betty
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Small, Female, Shepherd
  • Learn more

  • Name: London
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Female, Shepherd Labrador Retriever Mix
  • Learn more

  • Name: Larry
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Ruff House Rescue, Island Park, NY
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Male, Labrador Retriever Chihuahua Mix
  • Learn more

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