Local Dog Shelters and Rescues - Planet Dog


Foster families are life savers…literally! Fetching Hope works with the Wynne Shelter in Arkansas to place homeless dogs. Their chances of adoption are infinitely better when we can get them to Maine, and they...

Rules regarding importation of dogs and cats into Maine for resale or adoption, including issuance of Import Permits, is now managed by the .

Puppy Love encourages you to adopt from a rescue that follows Maine dog importation rules and holds a current permit from the Department of Agriculture, Division of Animal and Plant Health. For more details, .

Above and Beyond Great Dance Rescue

Dogs In Harmony -- Portland, ME has dogs and puppies for adoption. Adopt a pet in Portland, Maine. Puppy Love encourages you to adopt your dog from a rescue following Maine dog importation rules. A complying rescue organization must have a current importation permit from the Department of Agriculture, Division of Animal and Plant Health.

Coastal Maine Great Dane Rescue

Saving dogs from the high kill shelters in Texas where they have just 3 days to be adopted or saved before they are killed. Transported using DOT approved, animal loving organisations to transport our saved dogs up from Texas to the rescue in Sebec, Maine.

Humane Society Waterville Area | Animal Adoptions | Waterville, ME |

We have proudly served Waterville, Maine and the surrounding areas since 1970 with compassionate pet adoption options. We always have cats, dogs and other pets that need a new 'furever' home. Come by and see us on Webb Road in Waterville today. Adoptive Homes in Maine and NH: You will be picking your dogs up from a foster home after your dog/puppy has been quarantined for the appropriate amount of days. (Maine: minimum 48 hours if over 6 months old, 5 days under six months old /// NH requires a 2 day hold although we do a 5 day hold which is prefered by our vet of reference). Your adoption coordinator will put you in touch with your new family members foster home.Dogs adopted in Maine come with an adoption fee between $185 and $405 (see our Adoption Fees section below for more information). However, consider that every Pixel pup (unless otherwise noted) comes spayed/neutered and up-to-date on shots. This can be a cost savings for you in the end, when you consider the typical veterinary fees for these services:Once the adoption process has been finalized, we will make reservations for transport to your area. The transport is NO ADDITIONAL COST to the adopters. **Please note: Most of our dogs are fostered in Memphis, TN - our transport runs once every other week to Maine.**