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Dog Rehoming in Maine

Rehoming your dog in Maine 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
Sara Ann*
Female, Senior
Springvale, ME
Adopted
Harley
Female, Young
Brunswick, ME
Adopted
Max
Male, Puppy
Phippsburg, ME
Adopted
Keela
Female, Senior,  Special Needs
Bangor, ME
Adopted
Shadow
Male, Young
Northport, ME
Adopted
Kaiser/Akagi
Male, Adult
Brunswick, ME

Maine 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 Maine 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.

Shelter
Responsible Pet Care
9 Swallow Road
Paris,
ME
04271
Pet Types: Dogs, Cats
Shelter
Greater Androscoggin Humane society
55 Strawberry Avenue
Lewiston,
ME
04240
Pet Types: Dogs, Cats
Rescue
Souly Maine Pets Rescue
bath,
ME
04530
Pet Types: Dogs, Cats
Rescue
Adopt A Golden Knoxville - Portland, ME (Dogs Are Fostered In Knoxville, TN)
Portland,
ME
04101
Pet Types: Dogs
Rescue
Brigh Hope Animal Rescue-ME Chapter
Portland,
ME
04101
Pet Types: Dogs, Cats
Shelter
Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland
P.O. Box 336
Westbrook,
ME
04098
Pet Types: Dogs, Cats
Rescue
Paw Huggers - Maine
Gorham,
ME
04038
Pet Types: Dogs, Cats
Rescue
New England Lab Rescue, Inc.
Limerick,
ME
04048
Pet Types: Dogs
Shelter
Animal Welfare Society
P.O. Box 43, Holland Road
West Kennebunk,
ME
04094
Pet Types: Dogs, Cats
Rescue
3 Dogs Rescue
Berwick,
ME
03901
Pet Types: Dogs
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