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Puppies and dogs in Columbus, Nebraska

Looking for a puppy or dog in Columbus, Nebraska? Adopt a Pet can help you find a new best friend near you.

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Adopt a dog in Columbus, Nebraska

These adorable dogs are available for adoption in Columbus, Nebraska. To learn more about each adoptable dog, click on the "i" icon for fast facts, or their photo or name for full details.
We'll also keep you updated on Nova's adoption status with email updates.
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Nova

German Shepherd Dog

Female, Young
Wahoo, NE
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Not good with cats, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
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Nova is a friendly 3 year old German Shepherd. She has a lot of energy and would benefit from a lot of attention and excels when given a task or purpose. Nova is a roamer so would be best at a home with a fenced in yard. Nova is mainly an outside dog but has spent time inside and is house trained.
We'll also keep you updated on Bolt's adoption status with email updates.
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Bolt

Labrador Retriever Mixed Breed (Medium)

Male, Adult
Fremont, NE
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Spayed or Neutered,
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We'll also keep you updated on Judy's adoption status with email updates.
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Judy

Rottweiler Mixed Breed (Medium)

Female, Adult
Fremont, NE
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Spayed or Neutered,
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We'll also keep you updated on Nala's adoption status with email updates.
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Nala

German Shepherd Dog Mixed Breed (Medium)

Female, Baby
Fremont, NE
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Spayed or Neutered,
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We'll also keep you updated on Abe Lincoln's adoption status with email updates.
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Abe Lincoln

Shepherd (Unknown Type) Mixed Breed (Medium)

Male, Adult
Fremont, NE
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Spayed or Neutered,
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We'll also keep you updated on Kratos (Buddy)'s adoption status with email updates.
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Kratos (Buddy)

Shepherd (Unknown Type) Shepherd (Unknown Type)

Male, Adult
Fremont, NE
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Spayed or Neutered,
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Dog shelters and rescues in Columbus, Nebraska

There are animal shelters and rescues that focus specifically on finding great homes for dogs in Columbus, Nebraska. Browse these rescues and shelters below.

Here are a few organizations closest to you:

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Bright Futures Pet Adoption & Rescue, Inc.

Columbus, NE 68601

Pet Types: cats, dogs

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Columbus Animal Shelter

2709 5 Street, Columbus, NE 68601

Pet Types: cats, dogs

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Paws and Claws Adoption Center

2124 13th St, Columbus, NE 68601

Pet Types: cats, dogs

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Husker Weim Rescue, Inc.

Columbus, NE 68601

Pet Types: dogs

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Saunders County Lost Pets (SCLP) - Pet Rescue

226 West 5th, Wahoo, NE 68066

Pet Types: cats, dogs

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Animal Shelter of Northeast Nebraska

1000 East Omaha Ave, Norfolk, NE 68701

Pet Types: cats, birds, dogs, rabbits, small animals

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Sugarland Rescue

Norfolk, NE 68701

Pet Types: dogs

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Grants Wishes

Fremont, NE 68025

Pet Types: dogs

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Dodge County Humane Society

787 South Luther Road, Fremont, NE 68025

Pet Types: cats, birds, dogs, rabbits, reptiles, small animals

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York Adopt-A-Pet

1111 E. 19th Street, York, NE 68467

Pet Types: cats, dogs

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Popular dog breeds

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