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The Best Pet Adoption Apps To Find A New Pet

One of the best ways to find your next pet is by adopting an animal in need. Over the years there have been a lot of apps that make it easy to see all the nearby pets for adoption right from your iPhone or iPad. Some apps allow you to actually adopt the pet right from your phone, while others help you make appointments to go pick up the animal in person. The most popular pets for adoption are dogs and cats, but you can find a wide variety of animals.

Pet Search - Adopt a Pet

Best Apps

Highest scored apps in the category

Pet Search - Adopt a Pet
Pet Search - Adopt a Pet

Pet Search

Ross Martin

Browse pets waiting to be adopted near you

Browse pets waiting to be adopted near you!

• Search dogs, cats, horses, birds, or small & furry pets.
• Filter search results by breed, distance, age, gender, and size.
• Find pets by using GPS location or enter a ZIP code to see pets near it.
• Phone or email shelters directly from the app.
• Favorite pets and share pet profile information with...



McGill DevTech, LLC

Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC) app allows you to search for adoptable pets right from your iPhone & iPad

Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC) app allows you to search for adoptable pets right from your iPhone & iPad. As the largest open-door shelter in the Northeast, ACC has 300 to 500+ animals available for adoption on any given day.

This app is perfect for those who are looking for a new companion animal and want the most-up-to...



John Allman

Powered by Petfinder, Petdar lets you search more than 280,000 pets from over 11,000 pet adoption groups

Powered by Petfinder, Petdar lets you search more than 280,000 pets from over 11,000 pet adoption groups.

- Browse adoptable pets near you. View their photos, descriptions and backgrounds.
- Search dogs, cats, horses, birds, reptiles, barnyard animals, rabbits and other small & furry pets by breed, age, gender and size.
- Search by ZIP Code or set a search radius to...

Arlington Pets
Arlington Pets

Arlington Pets

Segue Technologies, Inc.

The Arlington Pets application allows users to view pets currently available for adoption at the Animal Welfare League of Arlington (AWLA), Virginia

The Arlington Pets application allows users to view pets currently available for adoption at the Animal Welfare League of Arlington (AWLA), Virginia. Since 1944, AWLA has been committed to the humane treatment of animals and to the promotion of animal welfare. AWLA provides temporary care and refuge for homeless and suffering animals, places animals in suitable homes, prevents cruelty to...

WeRescue – Adopt a Pet
WeRescue – Adopt a Pet


Pet Ventures, LLC

Almost any pet, almost anywhere

You've found the best app for dog adoption, cat adoption, and other furry and scaly creatures! WeRescue is designed to make it easy to adopt a pet, with over 70 available search filters, along with the best breed selection. Is there a breed you don't want to see? WeRescue lets you hide a breed from your search results!

Includes rescue...

Also Good

Apps with average score

Feline Finder - When Adopting
Feline Finder - When Adopting

Find the purr-fect pet pal

Feline Finder - When Adopting

Feline Finder - When Adopting

Gregory Williams

Rescue a deserving cat or kitten with the Feline Finder – When Adopting app for iOS. Just take a short survey to find the type of feline that fits you or just browse by breed. You can check out photos and videos to find the purr-fect pet pal.



McGill DevTech, LLC

The Cedar Valley Humane Society (CVHumane) app allows you to search for adoptable pets the minute they are available for adoption from your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch.

This app is great for those looking for a new companion from the CVHS. With a share button built in, you can...

VCAS Pet Adoption
VCAS Pet Adoption
VCAS Pet Adoption

VCAS Pet Adoption

County of Ventura

With the Ventura County Animal Services (VCAS) iPhone/iPad app, you will be able to browse and search for pets available for adoption from our shelters. The VCAS iPhone/iPad will also allow you to:

• Save your favorite pets for future reference
• View our Dog & Cat Breed Guides

Miami Pets
Miami Pets
Miami Pets

Miami Pets

Miami-Dade County

Download the free Miami Pets app to search for cats, dogs, kittens and puppies waiting to be adopted into loving forever homes at Miami-Dade County Animal Services. The Miami Pets app helps you search for your perfect pet match by putting pet profiles and photos of available pets in the...

Petsy Marketplace
Petsy Marketplace
Petsy Marketplace

Petsy Marketplace

pradeep parihar

Advertise your Pets or Petservices for FREE!

Finding the right pet is not an easy task. Petsy makes it more convenient for you to browse from your phone, wherever you are, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Take advantage of our search nearby, or browse through categories of pets...

Cleveland APL
Cleveland APL
Cleveland APL

Cleveland APL

Stream 9

The Cleveland Animal Protective League (APL) app lets you view dogs, cats and small mammals that are currently available for adoption at the Cleveland APL’s downtown location and at our PetSmart Charities® Everyday Adoption Center in Parma. It will benefit to anyone looking to adopt an animal now or in...



DNL OmniMedia Inc.

Search adoptable dogs, cats, puppies and kittens and rescue a wonderful shelter dog today.

If you’re looking for your new best friend, we can help you!

North Shore Animal League America is the world’s largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization. We rescue and adopt close to 20,000 pets each year...


When you're part of the YOLO generation and want to adopt a pet



BarkBox, Inc

BarkBuddy is a sleek app that makes it easy for the younger generation to adopt dogs in the area.

PetHarbor Mobile
PetHarbor Mobile
PetHarbor Mobile

PetHarbor Mobile

HLP, Inc

This application is the new way to search through for adoptable pets. is a national database of lost, found, and adoptable pets. Most of our animal records update every hour directly from the animal shelters themselves.

**Coming Soon**
The ability to save favorite pets to view later.
The ability to see only...

Other Apps

Could be good for special cases

Adopt Meme

Adopt Meme

Mokten Pty Ltd

Do you own a pet? Perhaps you want to? Adopt Meme is the go to app for people looking to adopt a pet or for animal advice.

Choose your favourite animals and turn them into meme’s, share them with your friends on social media sites or visit them in person at the Animal Welfare League of Qld.

[ Adopt Me ]
- Choose your pet
- Find your favourite and add to your very own favourites section
- All animals are based in south-east Queensland, Australia
- Track your favourites and find out when they have been adopted
- Adopt your own pet

[ Meme ]
- Choose an animal photo and create your own meme
- Share on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or email it to a friend.

[ Advice ]
- For dog training advice
- Behavioural problems
- Dog friendly locations
- Cat advice

[ About ]
- Donate to the Animal Welfare League of Queensland
- Find out rehoming centre locations



Harshal Bajaj

Many of us are fond of pet. He is the one, who needs in the family. Pet lovers are in market to buy, sell,

adopt and search pet as per their requirement. They not only perform pet search but also advertise pets

for adoption. Pet adoption is not that easy task. If you are looking for specific pets for adoption such as

dog, cat, puppy, kitten, etc. you may need to contact many pet owners and pet sellers. Then visit the

physical location for pet availability and if it won’t worth it, then all the efforts you put are scraped.

There are few communities who inform about pets for adoption, pets for sale, lost and found pets. They

even trace down pet owners for lost and found category. But it is time consuming. So taking into

consideration, we present to you the real solution which will save your time. Here it’s an app, Namely

Clawpal - find pets to buy | sell | for adoption.

Clawpal brings you the complete solution for those who are looking for pets for sale. It brought a new

dimension in the world of pet adoption or pet search app. The app provides you a facility for adoption,

buy, sell or lost and found pet such as dog, cat, puppy, kitten, etc. without leaving the comfort of your

couch. Whether you want pet search or pet adoption, you will be connected to the huge market of pet

owners or pet lovers.

Another important feature of this app is lost and found section which allows you to post an

advertisement if your pet is lost or you found someone’s pet on a roadside or somewhere else. It is also

the best pets for adoption app. Listings can be filtered by location making it convenient to pet search

and pet adoption in your area. You can adopt pet based on your area, budget and pet specifications and

many more.

Clawpal is the best pets for sale tool to fulfill requirement of customers regarding pets for adoption and

with affordable cost!!

Clawpal Provides

=> Huge collection of pets such as dog, cat, puppy, kitten, etc.

=> Pet Search as per location, specification, price etc.

=> Upload all details of the pet including its photograph.

=> Can also adopt a pet or offer your pets for adoption.

=> Browse through high quality pet images.

=> Get info about owning a pet from estimated costs of ownership to health concerns.

=> Explore each pet's profile to find the right pet breed for you.

=> No third party dealers buy directly from pet owners or sellers.

This pet finder app is developed and optimized for iOS. This app will give you best information about all

the pets.

You can visit us at:

=> Complete-Pet- App




Dubai Municipality

Dubai Municipality launches Aleef, a platform for current and prospective pet owners to better manage the roster of, adoption of and care of animals in Dubai.

What does Aleef do?
Manages pet information (across public and private clinics) on-the-go
Facilitates the request to register and treat pets through the Municipality clinic
Centralizes pet points of interest through integrated map functionality
Enables a single and comprehensive source for adoption
Facilitates the posting of animals that are lost, found and/or stray
Provides relevant and credible pet ownership information
Digitizes pet information and history

بلدية دبي ستطلق أليف في الأسواق، هو منصة لأصحاب الحيوانات الأليفة لتحسين خدمات التسجيل والتبني والعناية بالحيوانات في دبي
خصائص التطبيق أليف؟
1. يدير معلومات الحيوانات الأليفة ( عبر العيادات العامة والخاصة )
2. يسهل عمليات التسجيل و علاج الحيوانات الأليفة من خلال عيادة بلدية دبي
3. يوفر رؤية شاملة عن الأماكن ذات الأهمية لأصحاب الحيوانات الأليفة عبر الخريطة الخاصة بالتطبيق
4. يوفر منصة موحدة وشاملة للتبني
5. يسهل عملية النشر عن الحيوانات المفقودة والحيوانات التي وجدت والحيوانات الشاردة
6. يوفر بيانات موثوقة عن أصحاب الحيوانات الأليفة

7. التحويل الإلكتروني لكل البيانات الخاصة بحيوانك الأليف

Pet Adoption UK

Pet Adoption UK

Innov8ive Software Limited

Thousands of Animals: Multiple Charities: One App

Thinking of getting a pet? Search for dogs, cats, rabbits and other animals from animal rehoming and rescue charities throughout the UK.

The Pet Adoption UK App aims to help raise awareness not only of the different types and breeds of animals looking for new homes, but also highlights the sheer volume of animals in UK animal rescue centres.

Pet Adoption UK works closely with a broad range of animal rehoming charities (including multi-species Pet Rescue, Dog Rescue and Cat Rescue specific) registered with the Charity Commission, Members or Associate Members of the Association of Dogs and Cats Homes, Dog Rescue Federation and Kennel Club Breed Rescues.

From hamsters to horses, Pet Adoption UK provides a central platform for pets of all sizes!