October 17, 2021

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Tampa Pets Now Up For Adoption: Gt, Rogue, Scooby & More

Want to add a new member to your family and give back to the world at the same time? Then you should consider adopting a dog, cat or other animal from a local shelter. Despite the coronavirus pandemic, many shelters in Tampa and environs are still working to fulfill adoptions.

There are thousands of dogs, cats and other animals of all ages, sizes and breeds without a home throughout Florida — and many of them are located near you. For those looking to adopt, a great place to start the search for a new fur child is at Mercy Full Project, where Scooby the dog is waiting patiently, or another local shelter. If you aren’t sure if you have time to take care of a pet year round, many shelters also offer opportunities to foster pets until they are placed in appropriate homes.

Here at Patch, with a little help from our friends at Petfinder, we create a list each week of all the pets recently put up for adoption in your area. If you’re a cat person, meet GT, a Domestic Short Hair up for adoption. Or if dogs are more your thing, there are several great dogs available, too. Click on any listing for more information, or to start the adoption process.

Editor’s note: This list was automatically generated using data compiled by Petfinder. Please report any errors or other feedback to [email protected]

  • Name: GT
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Mercy Full Project, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Medium, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Good With: Kids and cats
  • Description: “Hi I’m GT GT is: -Energetic -Playful -Loving -Nervous/Anxious GT is such a playful kitten. Loves to play with all…” Learn more

  • Name: Rogue
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Mercy Full Project, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Medium, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Good With: Kids and cats
  • Description: “Meet Rouge Rogue is: -Around 9 weeks -Playful -Skittish -Nervous/Anxious -Shy -Sweet/Kind He is a little shy at first but…” Learn more

  • Name: Scooby
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Mercy Full Project, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Medium, Male, Shiba Inu Shepherd Mix
  • Good With: Kids and dogs
  • Description: “Scooby is around 6 months old, get along with all dogs and loves kids His breed is a pawrfect mix…” Learn more

  • Name: Coco
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Mercy Full Project, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Female, Siberian Husky
  • Good With: Kids and dogs
  • Description: “Hi i’m Coco I’m a super fun loving 2 year old husky looking for my forever family! I would love…” Learn more

  • Name: Duke
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Mercy Full Project, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Male, Husky
  • Good With: Kids and dogs
  • Description: “Hi i’m Duke I’m a 4 year old Husky looking for my forever home. I would love to be adopted…” Learn more

  • Name: Hippo
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Mercy Full Project, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Senior, Medium, Male, American Staffordshire Terrier
  • Good With: Dogs
  • Description: “We like em big, we like em chunky Hippo came to us from a shelter and is estimated to be…” Learn more

  • Name: Suzie
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Mercy Full Project, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Medium, Female, American Staffordshire Terrier Black Mouth Cur Mix
  • Good With: Kids, dogs and cats
  • Description: “I’m 10 weeks old and looking for my forever family. I am loveable, playful and ready to take on adventures….” Learn more

  • Name: Lil
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Mercy Full Project, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Medium, Female, American Staffordshire Terrier Black Mouth Cur Mix
  • Good With: Kids, dogs and cats
  • Description: “I’m 10 weeks old and looking for my forever family. I am loveable, playful and ready to take on adventures….” Learn more

  • Name: Angelica
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Mercy Full Project, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Medium, Female, American Staffordshire Terrier Black Mouth Cur Mix
  • Good With: Kids, dogs and cats
  • Description: “I’m 10 weeks old and looking for my forever family. I am loveable, playful and ready to take on adventures….” Learn more

  • Name: Chukie
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Mercy Full Project, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Medium, Male, American Staffordshire Terrier Black Mouth Cur Mix
  • Good With: Kids, dogs and cats
  • Description: “I’m 10 weeks old and looking for my forever family. I am loveable, playful and ready to take on adventures….” Learn more

  • Name: Tommy
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Mercy Full Project, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Medium, Male, American Staffordshire Terrier Black Mouth Cur Mix
  • Good With: Kids, dogs and cats
  • Description: “I’m 10 weeks old and looking for my forever family. I am loveable, playful and ready to take on adventures….” Learn more

  • Name: Kimi
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Mercy Full Project, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Medium, Female, American Staffordshire Terrier Black Mouth Cur Mix
  • Good With: Kids, dogs and cats
  • Description: “I’m 10 weeks old and looking for my forever family. I am loveable, playful and ready to take on adventures….” Learn more

  • Name: Phil
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Mercy Full Project, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Medium, Male, American Staffordshire Terrier Black Mouth Cur Mix
  • Good With: Kids, dogs and cats
  • Description: “I’m 10 weeks old and looking for my forever family. I am loveable, playful and ready to take on adventures….” Learn more

  • Name: Eddy
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Large, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Hi my names Eddy and I am a goofy guy. I am very active and playful. Sometimes I can be…” Learn more

  • Name: Sprinkles
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Medium, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Hi my names Sprinkles ! I was brought to HSTB with my sister Zoltan. We are very sweet girls who…” Learn more

  • Name: Snow White 2
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Senior, Large, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Hi I’m Snow white, aren’t I the Prettiest kitty you have ever seen ? I’m here at the Humane Society…” Learn more

  • Name: Zoltan
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Hi my names Zoltan ! I was brought to HSTB with my sister Sprinkles. We are very sweet girls who…” Learn more

  • Name: Brady
  • Species: Guinea Pig
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Male, Guinea Pig
  • Description: “Hello! My name is Brady and I’m a shy little guy looking for my happily ever after. Are you the…” Learn more

  • Name: Gucci
  • Species: Guinea Pig
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Male, Guinea Pig
  • Description: “Hi there! My name is Gucci! My previous family says I’m an outgoing boy who loves to cuddle. I’m looking…” Learn more

  • Name: Clara
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Medium, Female, Retriever
  • Description: “Hello. My name is Clara. I’m looking for my forever home here at the Humane Society of Tampa Bay. When…” Learn more

  • Name: Pluto
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Large, Male, Black Mouth Cur
  • Description: “Hi, I’m Pluto and I’m a big and loving guy in need of a furrever home. I’m strong, very affectionate…” Learn more

  • Name: Gertie
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Senior, Medium, Female, Shepherd
  • Description: “Hello. My name is Gertie. I’m looking for my forever home here at the Humane Society of Tampa Bay. When…” Learn more

  • Name: Ivory
  • Species: Rabbit
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Medium, Female, American
  • Description: “Have a few extra carrots in your fridge that you need to get rid of? I think I can help…” Learn more

  • Name: Bruno
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Medium, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “I am single and ready to mingle!” Learn more

  • Name: Finch
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Crossing my paws that my forever home could be with you!” Learn more

  • Name: Momma
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Small, Female, Retriever
  • Description: “Hi! My name is Momma and I’m a lover who is looking for a family to call my own! I’m…” Learn more

  • Name: Keaton
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Male, Pit Bull Terrier
  • Description: “Interested in sharing a Kong full of peanut butter? Come meet me at the Humane Society of Tampa Bay.” Learn more

  • Name: Jimmy 2
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Large, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Not gonna lie, I am a pretty amazing cat and I am willing to give you some of my time….” Learn more

  • Name: Doria
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “I am a down to earth girl looking for someone who is interested in a long term relationship, and who…” Learn more

  • Name: Sophie
  • Species: Rabbit
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Female, American
  • Description: “Have a few extra carrots in your fridge that you need to get rid of? I think I can help…” Learn more

  • Name: Willey
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Large, Male, Hound
  • Description: “Hello. My name is Willey. I’m looking for my forever home here at the Humane Society of Tampa Bay. When…” Learn more

  • Name: Charlie 2
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Male, Retriever
  • Description: “Hey there, I’m Charlie and I’m just one of the many home less pets here at the HSTB. I was…” Learn more

  • Name: Tasha
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Hi there, I’m Tasha and I was found abandoned outside. Not much is known about me but I seem to…” Learn more

  • Name: Stevie
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Small, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Crossing my paws that my forever home could be with you!” Learn more

  • Name: Roxy 2
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Senior, Medium, Female, Pit Bull Terrier
  • Description: “Hi My name’s Roxy and I am the sweetest wiggle butt ever. I came to HSTB as a stray so…” Learn more

  • Name: Lexi
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Female, Terrier Hound Mix
  • Description: “I was flown in to avoid the devastation from the volcano. I’m a sweet gal. Come and take me home…” Learn more

  • Name: Tango 2
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Senior, Medium, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Hey! Hey! Hey! I’m just one of the adoptable cats here at the Humane Society of Tampa Bay! The people…” Learn more

  • Name: Furgie
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Large, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Hi there, I’m just one of the adoptable pets here at Humane Society of Tampa Bay!” Learn more

  • Name: Harker
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Medium, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Ready to go home with the luckiest animal lover in town!” Learn more

  • Name: Toby
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Male, Canaan Dog
  • Description: “Hello. My name is Toby. I’m looking for my forever home here at the Humane Society of Tampa Bay. When…” Learn more

  • Name: Rosea
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Female, Domestic Long Hair
  • Description: “Crossing my paws that my forever home could be with you!” Learn more

  • Name: Greg
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “I am looking for something purr-manent. Are you the one? Let’s make it official!” Learn more

  • Name: Yoda 2
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Medium, Female, Cattle Dog
  • Description: “I am a down to earth guy looking for someone who is interested in a long term relationship, and who…” Learn more

  • Name: Mya
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “I am looking for something purr-manent. Are you the one? Let’s make it official!” Learn more

  • Name: Tita
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Small, Female, Chihuahua
  • Description: “I am a down to earth girl looking for someone who is interested in a long term relationship, and who…” Learn more

  • Name: Bella
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Young, Small, Female, Chihuahua
  • Description: “I am a down to earth girl looking for someone who is interested in a long term relationship, and who…” Learn more

  • Name: Stormie
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “I am looking for something purr-manent. Are you the one? Let’s make it official!” Learn more

  • Name: Gabriela
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Crossing my paws that my forever home could be with you!” Learn more

  • Name: Beetle
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “I am a sensitive pal who needs a moment to learn that you’re a friend. Once I’m feeling safe and…” Learn more

  • Name: Dulce
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Female, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “Ready to go home with the luckiest animal lover in town!” Learn more

  • Name: Paches
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Female, Domestic Medium Hair
  • Description: “I am looking for something purr-manent. Are you the one? Let’s make it official!” Learn more

  • Name: Lyla
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Female, Pit Bull Terrier
  • Description: “I am a down to earth girl looking for someone who is interested in a long term relationship, and who…” Learn more

  • Name: Kitty
  • Species: Cat
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Medium, Male, Domestic Short Hair
  • Description: “I will thrive as an only cat, but I could also live with another furry sibling who is mellow and…” Learn more

  • Name: Boujie
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Adult, Small, Male, Chihuahua
  • Description: “I am a down to earth guy looking for someone who is interested in a long term relationship, and who…” Learn more

  • Name: Biscuit 2
  • Species: Dog
  • Location: Humane Society Of Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Age, Size, Sex, Breed: Baby, Small, Female, Catahoula Leopard Dog
  • Description: “Ready to go home with the luckiest animal lover in town!” Learn more