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Dog Rehoming in District Of Columbia

Rehoming your dog in District Of Columbia can be a safe and easy experience with the help of Rehome by Adopt-a-Pet.com and the Petco Foundation.

Rehoming Your Dog

Rehome is the safe, reliable, and free way to find your dog a great new home. Our process is straightforward and, by completing a few short steps, your dog will be seen by the millions of pet adopters who search Adopt-a-Pet.com for their new best friend.

Think you might want to keep your dog, but need some help? Check out our resource guide for tips, tricks, and info. If you’re certain you want to find a new home for your dog, let’s get started.

Find My Dog a New Home

How Rehoming Your Dog Works

1. Create a Pet Profile

Onboard your pet on Rehome in about 10 minutes. Once complete, Rehome will post your dog on Adopt-a-Pet.com to be seen by millions of visitors each month.

2. Review Applications

Soon you will receive applications from interested adopters. Our dedicated team will give you all the help you need to select the best potential adopters and rehome your dog.

3. Meet Adopters

We’ll guide you through the process of setting safe and pressure-free meetings with potential adopters.

4. Finalize Adoption

We’ll provide you with an adoption contract to protect the transfer of your dog’s ownership. Once complete your pet will have a new loving forever home.

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Dog Rehoming Success Stories

Adopted
Charlie
Male, Puppy
Arlington, VA
Adopted
Theodore "Teddy"
Male, Young
Arlington, VA
Adopted
Remy
Male, Adult
Washington, DC
Adopted
Isabel
Female, Young
Washington, DC
Adopted
Cooper
Male, Young
Washington, DC
Adopted
Coco
Female, Young
Washington, DC

District Of Columbia Dog Shelters and Rescues

Using Rehome by Adopt-a-Pet.com and the Petco Foundation not only helps you to find a great new home for your dog, it also helps animal shelters and rescues in District Of Columbia to raise funds to save more pets. Rehome is free to you, and your dog’s new adopter will pay a small adoption fee which will then be donated in full to a local animal shelter or rescue, like the ones below.

Rescue
City Dogs Rescue & City Kitties
We do not have a shelter. All of our dogs and cats are in private foster homes. Please complete our application or attend our weekly adoption events to meet one!
Washington,
DC
20008
Pet Types: Dogs, Cats
Shelter
Humane Rescue Alliance - Foster Program
1201 New York Ave NE
Washington,
DC
20002
Pet Types: Dogs, Cats
Shelter
Humane Rescue Alliance - New York Ave Adoption Center
1201 New York Ave NE
Washington,
DC
20002
Pet Types: Dogs, Cats
Shelter
Humane Rescue Alliance - Oglethorpe Street Adoption Center
71 Oglethorpe St NW
Washington,
DC
20011
Pet Types: Dogs, Cats
Rescue
SPCA of Northern Virginia
P.O. Box 100220
Arlington,
VA
22210
Pet Types: Dogs, Cats
Rescue
Homeward Trails Animal Rescue
11116 Fairfax Station Road
Fairfax Station,
VA
22039
Pet Types: Dogs, Cats
Rescue
Home Alone Feline Rescue
Arlington,
VA
22206
Pet Types: Cats
Shelter
Animal Welfare League of Arlington
2650 S Arlington Mill Dr
Arlington,
VA
22206
Pet Types: Dogs, Cats
Rescue
Lost Dog and Cat Rescue Foundation
P.O. Box 50037
Arlington,
VA
22205
Pet Types: Dogs, Cats
Rescue
Alley Cat Allies - MD
Bethesda,
MD
20814
Pet Types: Cats
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