If you are interested in adopting one of our animals, please fill out and submit an online adoption interest form.

PLEASE NOTE: Independent Animal Rescue is an organization of volunteer foster homes, located primarily in the Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill area of North Carolina. We only consider applicants located within 60 miles of Durham. Thank you!


Nolan

3 year old • Male • 65lbs
Nolan is a terrific guy, looking to be in a loving household as the only…

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James

6 week old • Male • 7lbs
James is a roly-poly little bundle o' joy! He loves rolling around on the floor,…

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Patrick

6 week old • Male • 7lbs
Patrick is a roly-poly little bundle o' joy! He loves rolling around on the floor,…

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Jessica

6 week old • Female • 7lbs
Jessica is a roly-poly little bundle o' joy! She loves rolling around on the floor,…

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Emily

6 week old • Female • 7lbs
Emily is a roly-poly little bundle o' joy! She loves rolling around on the floor,…

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Jason

6 week old • Male • 7lbs
Jason is a roly-poly little bundle o' joy! He loves rolling around on the floor,…

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Benjamin

6 week old • Male • 7lbs
Benjamin is a roly-poly little bundle o' joy! He loves rolling around on the floor,…

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Willis

6 week old • Male • 7lbs
Willis is a roly-poly little bundle o' joy! He loves rolling around on the floor,…

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Buttercup Princess

12 month old • Female • 7lbs
Buttercup Princess is a very sweet and affectionate girl. She just needs to get to…

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Jay

8 year old • Male • 80lbs
Jay is easygoing and sweet. He is looking for a loving home where he can…

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Midge

10 month old • Female • 50lbs
Midge is a friendly, loving, and adventurous young dog who loves nothing more than to…

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Ms. Mocha

9 month old • Female • 55lbs
Ms. Mocha is a little timid and shy, but she quickly warms up and is…

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Gladys Knight

4 year old • Female • 48lbs
Gladys Knight is a sweet, timid, soulful girl. She needs a secure, fenced-in yard, and…

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Lucky Penny

7 year old • Female • 40lbs
Lucky Penny is truly a sweetheart! She loves curling up with her head in your…

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Gorgonzola

3 year old • Female • 70lbs
Gorgonzola is affectionate, sweet, goofy, and a little timid. As we notice her becoming more…

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Tennessee Whiskey

1 year old • Female • 56lbs
Tennessee Whiskey is a sweet and playful pup who is just full of love. Word…

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Hank the Cowdog

1 year old • Male • 65lbs
Hank the Cowdog is a playful, loving young boy. Hank needs to be in a…

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Moses

6 year old • Male • 48lbs
Moses is an eternal optimist who is excited about every activity! He loves snuggling, and…

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Bleu Diamond

3 year old • Female • 40lbs
Bleu Diamond is a happy little girl who is learning all about the joys of…

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Zion

1 year old • Male • 60lbs
He may not be named for Zion Williamson, but he would definitely shatter the Duke…

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Hugo Lionheart

1 year old • Male • 68lbs
Hugo Lionheart loves love! He has such a fantastic personality: very friendly and affectionate, confident,…

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Rainbow

2 year old • Male • 65lbs
Rainbow is a great goofball and a big cuddlebug. He loves snuggling and giving kisses.…

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Caesar Augustus

3 year old • Male • 15lbs
Requirements for Caesar (if you can't meet all of these, we cannot consider your application):…

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Usagi

3 year old • Female • 47lbs
With her foster family, Usagi is an extremely affectionate little hunk of love. A master…

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Ketch

3 year old • Female • 55lbs
A smart, strong-willed dog, Ketch needs a job to do. Obedience, agility or nosework training…

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Mellie

7 year old • Female • 35lbs
Mellie can be very anxious at times. In her foster home she enjoys being with…

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Congratulations to our dogs with pending adoptions!

Adoption Pending

Thor

1 year old • Male • 50lbs
Thor is very loving and affectionate once he gets to know you. He is looking…

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Adoption Pending

Estrella

11 year old • Female • 6lbs
Estrella is very affectionate and calm, and loves taking naps. You will have a new…

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On Trial Adoption

Mater

3 year old • Male • 58lbs
Mater is just the sweetest boy and he’s always smiling! He will make a wonderful…

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On Trial Adoption

Luke Skywalker

11 year old • Male • 17lbs
Luke Skywalker is the most loving dog, plus he is so CUTE! He loves to…

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Adoption Pending

Dug

6 month old • Male • 40lbs

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Adoption Pending

Cheez-It

2 month old • Male • 4lbs
Cheez-It is a great little puppy! He loves to play in the yard, but especially…

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Adoption Pending

Ritz

2 month old • Female • 8lbs
Ritz is a sweetheart! She loves to play with her siblings and run in the…

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Adoption Pending

Little Tootsie

2 month old • Female • 4lbs
Little Tootsie is a petite and sweet girl who loves to snuggle. She has an…

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Adoption Pending

Big Sassy

2 month old • Female • 4lbs
Big Sassy is an extremely outgoing and brave girl who is up for anything! She…

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Adoption Pending

Silly

1 year old • Male • 65lbs
Hi! I’m Silly. AKA Sil, Big Baby, Ballerina Toes, and Baby Seal. *My ideal home:…

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Adoption Pending

Carmela

2 year old • Female • 50lbs
Carmela is so excited to see you when you get home! She just wiggles all…

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On Trial Adoption

Petey D

5 year old • Male • 90lbs
Happy, waggy, and friendly to people, Petey D has never met a person he does…

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On Trial Adoption

Buffalo

2 year old • Male • 83lbs
Buffalo is truly a one-of-a-kind goofball. Belly rubs and snuggles might be his favorite things…

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Adoption Pending

Tex

5 month old • Male • 10lbs
Tex is an adventurer who loves companionship. He eagerly explores new areas and follows you…

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