Featured Pets


Meet this week's Featured Pets!

These are just a few wonderful pets available for adoption at the Humane Society of Missouri! You can see all pets available for adoption by clicking here ». (Please note: The adoptable pet pages are not real-time; they are automatically updated by computer once per hour.)

Meet the Post-Dispatch Pets of the Week!

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Hi, my name is Dee Dee and my ID Number is A641144!

Dee Dee is a scruffy two-year-old Cairn Terrier mix with the most adorable floppy ears and expressive brown eyes that will always tell you what she’s thinking! Dee Dee is a petite, little lady weighing in at only thirteen-pounds, but she’s got a heart that’s overflowing with love ready to share with you! Dee Dee is looking for a loving forever family that can pet her from head to tail and maybe offer her a spot on the couch to sit. In return, she promises lifelong devotion, unconditional love, and to be your very best friend. Dee Dee is going to make one lucky family very happy!

To adopt: Apply in person at the Humane Society of Missouri’s Best Buddy Center in Maryland Heights. Click here for hours and directions.

Pepper-A606495

Hi, my name is Pepper and my ID Number is A606495!

Pepper is a handsome two-year-old Domestic Shorthair kitty with a soft black and white coat and quite the purrsonality! This friendly feline loves being around his people, and loves to have their attention even more! Pepper really enjoys being petted from head to tail and to play with toys – he’s pawsitively sure to keep a smile on your face and will keep you looking forward to coming home to him each and every night. If you’re ready to make your house a home, come meet Pepper!

To adopt: Apply in person at the Humane Society of Missouri’s Chesterfield Valley Center. Click here for hours and directions.

Mac-A641145

Hi, my name is Mac and my ID Number is A641145!

Mac is a charming three-year-old Chihuahua mix with all the puppy-dog looks and none of the puppy-dog hassle. Mac might be on the larger side for a Chihuahua, but that means he’s just the right size for anyone looking for a small-companion who is big enough to keep up for short walks and small enough that you wouldn’t mind him snuggling in your lap while watching a movie. He absolutely adores his human friends and always has a wagging tail and doggie-smile ready for his visitors. Mac simply can’t wait to be your new best friend!

To adopt: Apply in person at the Humane Society of Missouri’s Macklind Ave. Headquarters in St. Louis City. Click here for hours and directions.

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Your sponsorship will help care for Dee Dee, Pepper, and Mac while they wait for the perfect home. Each homeless pet’s needs vary, but they range from spaying or neutering to vaccinations, from special food to microchipping for permanent identification.

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Meet Benjamin, KSDK's Sammy Star!

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Hi, my name is Benjamin and my ID Number is A641062!

It’s sure to be puppy-love when you meet Benjamin! Benjamin is an adorable ten-month-old Maltese and Miniature Poodle mix who’s looking for his forever family! Benjamin may be small, but he’s equal parts enthusiasm and puppy, so a home ready for housetraining, socialization, and lots of playtime is a must. This cute and fluffy pup is sure to be the center of attention no matter where he goes but he has a big heart with lots of love to spare! What better way to complete your family than with Benjamin!

To adopt: Apply in person at HSMO’s Chesterfield Valley Center. Click here for hours and directions.

Your sponsorship will help care for Benjamin while he waits for the perfect home. Each homeless pet’s needs vary, but they range from spaying or neutering to vaccinations, from special food to microchipping for permanent identification.

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Meet Penny and Fish, the Y98 FM Spotlight Pets!

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Y98 sponsored pet logo

Hi, our names are Penny and Fish and our ID Numbers are A640603 and A640604!

Did you know that rabbits can have best friends? Penny and Fish are a super snuggly pair of one-year-old lop-eared bunnies who love to spend all of their time together doing normal best-friend things such as eating food together, sharing their toys, and doing lots of cuddling. They’re a double dose of adorable that are hoping for a home that has enough love and timothy hay to spare for the two of them together. If you have room in your heart and your house for all the cute you can handle, come meet Penny and Fish!

To adopt: Apply in person at the Humane Society of Missouri’s Chesterfield Valley Center. Click here for hours and directions.

Your sponsorship will help care for Penny and Fish while they wait for the perfect home. Each homeless pet’s needs vary, but they range from spaying or neutering to vaccinations, from special food to microchipping for permanent identification.

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Meet Nitro, the Purina Pet of the Week!

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Purina proudly feeds the animals of the Humane Society of Missouri

Hi, my name is Nitro and my ID Number is A635274!

Nitro is a handsome one-year-old Beagle mix who is eager to please! This rambunctious and energetic guy would do just about anything for a snack, and already knows a few commands such as ‘sit’ and stay’. Nitro would love to find a forever family without young children who can take him for long walks to sniff and smell everything and spend time continuing his training. Nitro is a great pup and he’s ready to be your new best friend!

To adopt: Apply in person at the Humane Society of Missouri’s Best Buddy Pet Center in Maryland Heights. Click here for hours and directions.

Your sponsorship will help care for Nitro while he waits for the perfect home. Each homeless pet’s needs vary, but they range from spaying or neutering to vaccinations, from special food to microchipping for permanent identification.

Sponsor pets like Nitro!