We are the online community that connects people who want to adopt a pet with people who need to find their pet a new home.

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Want to adopt a pet?

Browse Pets

Need to rehome a pet?

Get Started

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

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People Are Saying

Thank you for allowing me to use this precious site. It was just what I needed to feel safe about rehoming Nina.This website was phenomenal and saved my pet's life, as well as my own. The process was seamless and the criteria of the adopters was magnificent.  Lynn is the perfect mom for Nina and your website bringing us together have enriched both of their lives.

Martella, Guardian, Hammond IN

I am so grateful and so impressed with your site! The process was so easy and so thorough. I really felt like I had complete control and could choose the home where my dog Poppy would be totally cared for and loved. Thank you so much for giving us guardians a wonderful tool in rehoming our pets.

Jackie, Guardian, Big Lake MN

Thank you so much having this website. You saved me the heartache of having to put my dog Buffy in a shelter. I found a home for her with a family that I felt in my heart was perfect for her. They were in tears and just overjoyed to have her. That alone assured me that she's going to be alright. I can sleep tonight knowing I did the right thing. Thanks again!

Charlotte, Guardian, Columbus OH

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

Thank you for allowing me to use this precious site. It was just what I needed to feel safe about rehoming Nina.This website was phenomenal and saved my pet’s life, as well as my own. The process was seamless and the criteria of the adopters was magnificent.  Lynn is the perfect mom for Nina and your website bringing us together have enriched both of their lives.

Martella, Guardian, Hammond IN

I am so grateful and so impressed with your site! The process was so easy and so thorough. I really felt like I had complete control and could choose the home where my dog Poppy would be totally cared for and loved. Thank you so much for giving us guardians a wonderful tool in rehoming our pets.

Jackie, Guardian, Big Lake MN

Thank you so much having this website. You saved me the heartache of having to put my dog Buffy in a shelter. I found a home for her with a family that I felt in my heart was perfect for her. They were in tears and just overjoyed to have her. That alone assured me that she’s going to be alright. I can sleep tonight knowing I did the right thing. Thanks again!

Charlotte, Guardian, Columbus OH

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.

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

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