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Lucky Dog is committed to finding loving forever homes for each of our dogs and cats. Our customized adoption process is designed to find the best fit for  adopters, whatever they may be looking for. You may   have a specific pet in mind or just beginning your search for a new family member; wherever you are in the process our Adoption Coordinators are here to guide you through the process.

Adoption Process

Adoptable Animals

Looking or your new best friend? There are many ways to find the perfect Lucky Dog for you!

Adoption Events: You can meet the local Lucky Dogs by visiting us at one of our weekly adoption events. These Lucky Dogs are in foster homes or our boarding partners in the DC area while they wait for their perfect forever home.  A list of those event time and locations is detailed on our Events page. If you find a dog at an adoption event, you can start the adoption process there -- or, you can get started before the event by sending an application to

Adoptable Pet List: You can search our online list of adoptable pets.  This list includes both the local dogs and cats as well as the pets that are still in the many shelters we pull from.  If one you find the Lucky Dog of your dreams online, please email your application to the contact listed in the pet's profile.