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Adoptable Dogs

Change your life and theirs when you adopt a dog from the Dubuque Regional Humane Society (DRHS)! Get started by searching our current adoptable dogs in need of a home below. Don’t see your perfect match? Check back frequently – new pets become available for adoption every day.

All dog adoptions from the Dubuque Regional Humane Society include the following:

  • Spay or neuter surgery
  • Deworming
  • First set of distemper shots
  • Flea & tick treatment
  • Rabies shots
  • Bordetella Vaccination
  • Microchipping
  • A four-pound bag of dog food courtesy of Theisen's Home Farm Auto and Hill's Science Diet Pet Food

Found your new best friend? Hot diggety dog! Complete an adoption application form and you'll be on your way to being fast friends. We will assist you in evaluating your lifestyle in regards to the animal's needs, review your history of pet ownership and share with you the animal's records. Keep in mind, all adoptions take about 45 minutes to complete. We reserve the right to refuse an adoption if it is in the best interest of the animal.

Contact Us

Contact Us


4242 Chavenelle Road
Dubuque, IA 52002




Tuesday - Thursday: 11 AM to 5 PM
Friday: 11 AM to 7 PM
Saturday & Sunday: 11 AM to 5 PM
Monday: Closed

Hadley's Dog Park

Member's Only
Operating Hours:
6 AM - 8 PM
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