Dogs For Adoption In Rutherford, New Jersey

This Month is the best time ever to search for dog adoption near you in Rutherford, New Jersey. The Alpha Paw dog rescue center provides both nearby animal shelters around Rutherford, New Jersey.

All of our dogs for adoption can be your new best friend. We provide all dogs & puppies via our Pet Finder as well as pets SPCA and dogs that were brought into the Humane Society. Nothing would be better than to give a new dog a loving home and when you rehome a dog in Rutherford you can get all of your new pet products right here at Alpha Paw a pet wellness company.


Young - Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler

Action Jackson TX

Adult - Welsh Terrier


Adult - Collie

Sweet Sandy

Young - Labrador Retriever

Bailee Hippo

Adult - Terrier

Frank Sinatra (p)

Baby - American Staffordshire Terrier


Adult - Labrador Retriever


Adult - Terrier

Tilly Boo

Adult - Labrador Retriever


Adult - Terrier

Sassy Nyx

Adult - Terrier


Adult - Terrier


Adult - Chihuahua

Pinky **Courtesy Post**

- Yorkshire Terrier Yorkie


Young - Hound


Adult - Beagle

Radar SCAS

Young - Mountain Cur

Marley NJ

Baby - Havanese


- Poodle (Miniature)


Baby - Black Labrador Retriever

Every type of dog is available for adoption somewhere nearby if there’s . Whether it’s a Tiny, Toy, Mini, or Full Size dog. If you want a golden retriever or a poodle or even a labradoodle as a rescue you can use our feed below to find that perfect new family pet. The details on some listings are more detailed than others. Some of the information you will find is as follows:

  • Dogs Name
  • Dog Breed is it a purebred or mixed-breed French Bulldog
  • Whether the dog is an Adult or a Puppy
  • Male or Female
  • Size of the puppy Small, Medium, or Large (Lap dog or not)
  • Characteristics of the dog such as Friendly, Affectionate, Loyal, Gentle, Playful, Brave, Curious, Quiet, Dignified, Loves kisses/Doesn’t love kisses, Smart, Athletic, Fast/Slow
  • Coat color such as Bicolor, Black, Yellow, Tan, Blond, Fawn
  • Friendly, Playful, Smart, Curious, Athletic
  • Coat length short or long
  • House-trained or not
  • Health
  • Vaccinations up to date, spayed / neutered
  • Is this Dog for Adoption good in a home with other dogs, other animals. other small dogs
  • Adoption fee which usually ranges from $50 and up which covers vaccinations

Adopt a dog in Rutherford

If you are ready to adopt a dog browse through our available adoption listings and pet finder above. As you click on each dog in Rutherford, New Jersey that’s available for adoption you will also see on some a description about the dog. It will tell you the dogs age such as 2 years old whether the dog loves attention or is shy. If they like playing with other animals and how they will react to you as the new owner along with their weight.

Rutherford Spay and neutering details should also be available as well as if they’ve been treated for fleas, given DHPPV vaccine, Bordatella vaccine and de-wormed. Below are all the dogs available for adoption in the Rutherford, New Jersey area.