The online pet adoption community where people who want to adopt a pet connect with people who need to rehome a dog or cat.

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Want to adopt a pet?

Browse Pets

Need to rehome a pet?

Rehome a Pet

Need more info on rehoming a dog or cat? Or more time to decide?

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People Are Saying

Just an update on Beau (Bo), who is now known as Bosun. This guy has brought so much joy to our house! His Cattle Dog energy is greatly enjoyed by our Cattle Dog mix. They play like crazy things! Bosun has taken an obedience class at Salisbury MD Kennel Club. His former family had given him a solid foundation, so he was a super...

Wendy, Adopter, Seaford DE

My wife and I have just sent our son off to college and were looking for a dog to adopt. Stumbled upon your website, browsed available pets, and found (2) dogs we wanted. We met up with Lori and Peter in Ohio and met with Molly & Parker (they had both...

Dennis, Adopter, Louisville KY

Diamond, now known as Brandy, is doing great. Been almost a week, and already she has won our hearts. Our other pitbull (Lady) and her are getting along well. They love to play with each other outside. We are very happy to have been able to welcome Brandy into our home.

Andrew, Adopter, South Saint Paul MN

What we do

Direct pet adoption, from one good home to another. Rehoming a dog or a cat keeps them out of shelters.

“Program innovations, like the match-making website developed by Get Your Pet, can be life savers for pets, owners and shelters.”
Matt Bershadker ASPCA President & CEO
What We Do

Direct pet adoption, from one good home to another. Rehoming a dog or a cat keeps them out of shelters.

“Program innovations, like the match-making website developed by Get Your Pet, can be life savers for pets, owners and shelters.”

Matt Bershadker
ASPCA President & CEO

Why Get Your Pet?

The best way to save a beloved pet is to keep them out of the shelter system. Rehoming a dog or cat is a better kind of pet adoption, in every way.

Adopters meet and learn about pets from the Guardians (owners) who know them best.

Local Veterinarians examine pets at no extra charge as a part of the pet adoption.

Pets go directly from one loving home to another. Pet adoption with less stress. Less chance of illness or death.

Everyone benefits with Get Your Pet.

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Guardians keep their pets out of the shelter. By rehoming a dog or cat, they can find them loving, new homes.

Shelters can focus limited resources on strays and abused animals. More available kennel space means fewer animals euthanized.

Everyone benefits with Get Your Pet.

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How It Works
  • Adopters (Seeking a Pet)

  • Guardians (Pet Owners)

  • Browse Pet Profiles

    It’s easy. Search by pet type, gender, location: dig deep into traits, breed, history and more.

  • List Your Pet

    It’s easy. Create a profile of your pet in minutes and post it on Get Your Pet for Adopters to see.

  • Join & Message with Guardians

    When you find a pet that might be right for you, join the site and securely message their Guardian for more info.

  • Message with Potential Adopters

    Answer adopters’ questions securely and fill them in on the pet you know so well.

  • Make a Meet-up

    Arrange to meet at a neutral, convenient location, where the pet is calm and behaves naturally.

  • See the Vet

    When you’ve made a good match, go see a local 
Get Your Pet vet for a pet examination, at no extra charge.

  • Make a Legal Pet Adoption

    Adopt a pet legally, electronically, right on our site.

Meet our Recent Arrivals

All pets listed on Get Your Pet are currently available for rehoming. (Other sites routinely list pets that are no longer available for adoption.)

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All other pets listed on Get Your Pet are currently available for adoption. (Other sites routinely list pets that are no longer available.)

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People Are Saying

Just an update on Beau (Bo), who is now known as Bosun. This guy has brought so much joy to our house! His Cattle Dog energy is greatly enjoyed by our Cattle Dog mix. They play like crazy things! Bosun has taken an obedience class at Salisbury MD Kennel Club. His former family had given him a solid foundation, so he was a super star! He just started a puppy intro to agility, and his first class was a success. He really seems to enjoy learning and working, and he is very intelligent. Bosun loves having a job!! I have a lot of respect for his former family.  They truly wanted what was best for him, and I know it was hard to give him up. We keep in touch through Facebook and texts, so they can share his successes and funny stories. Many, many thanks to Get Your Pet! This is a wonderful service, and I have recommended it to several people.

Wendy, Adopter, Seaford DE

My wife and I have just sent our son off to college and were looking for a dog to adopt. Stumbled upon your website, browsed available pets, and found (2) dogs we wanted. We met up with Lori and Peter in Ohio and met with Molly & Parker (they had both dogs listed that they did not want to split apart) and we could not be happier with the way things transpired from there. The entire process was seamless !!! We have since taken possession of both dogs and I am confident they are loving their new home as much as we are enjoying loving on them. Again, thank you so much for what you are doing for the community, and keep up the good work.

Dennis, Adopter, Louisville KY

Diamond, now known as Brandy, is doing great. Been almost a week, and already she has won our hearts. Our other pitbull (Lady) and her are getting along well. They love to play with each other outside. We are very happy to have been able to welcome Brandy into our home.

Andrew, Adopter, South Saint Paul MN

Learn why Get Your Pet is a simpler, smarter, more humane way to adopt a pet.

Adopters

Adopt a pet before they have to go to the shelter.

Browse Pets
Guardians

Rehome a pet before they have to go to the shelter.

Rehome a Pet

Need more info on rehoming a dog or cat? Or more time to decide?

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