Local News

Web Site Allows Pet Lovers To Search For Adoptable Animals

Posted Updated

RALEIGH, N.C. — If you are looking for a pet, there is a Web site that lets you browse for adoptable animals in your neighborhood.


is a virtual animal shelter. Many types of pets are available, and they all need homes. You can search by ZIP code or city and you will get a choice of pets, many with pictures.

Shelters and rescue groups in North Carolina are represented on the Web site, including Durham's Carolina Border Collie Rescue.

More than 500,000 animals were adopted last year on Petfinder.com.


Tom Lawrence, Reporter
Terry Cantrell, Photographer
Kamal Wallace, Web Editor

Copyright 2022 by Capitol Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.