January 13, 2022

25 Adorable Dogs You Could Get for Free From the SPCA Cincinnati

Through a partnership with SPCA Cincinnati, Total Quality Logistics (TQL) is sponsoring one free dog adoption for every day of 2022. That means 365 dogs will be able to find their forever home this year at no cost to their new family.

The SPCA is waiving their adoption fee, allowing the shelter to "focus solely on finding the perfect match for families," says a release. Those interested in adopting a free dog will need to register on the SPCA’s website for the pup they want.  A winner will be drawn by the SPCA every morning. The winner will then be able to set up an appointment with the shelter. 

The SPCA has some amazing pups up for adoption right now, including one who was displaced by hurricane Ida and an 8-year-old boy named Jack O Lantern. See more furry faces below.

 *All caption information is taken from the SPCA listing.

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“Meet Scooter, our sweet little velcro baby! If it's alright with you, he would like to scoot up close and never leave your side. He's a cute little guy weighing in at about 40 pounds. He is gentle with kids, is fairly housebroken, loves to play with tennis balls and is a big couch potato. He does have separation anxiety and would do best in a home where he can stick to you like velcro! He shouldn't be home alone often because he becomes stressed and can then become destructive. Scooter does not do well with cats, he thinks they kind of look like squirrels and wants to chase them. He's a smart boy and knows how to sit, stay, and give both of his paws! If you're ready to fall in love, scoot on out here and meet Scooter!”
Photo: Cincinnati SPCA

“Meet Scooter, our sweet little velcro baby! If it's alright with you, he would like to scoot up close and never leave your side. He's a cute little guy weighing in at about 40 pounds. He is gentle with kids, is fairly housebroken, loves to play with tennis balls and is a big couch potato. He does have separation anxiety and would do best in a home where he can stick to you like velcro! He shouldn't be home alone often because he becomes stressed and can then become destructive. Scooter does not do well with cats, he thinks they kind of look like squirrels and wants to chase them. He's a smart boy and knows how to sit, stay, and give both of his paws! If you're ready to fall in love, scoot on out here and meet Scooter!”

Elena
Age: 6 Years Old / Breed: Mixed Breed / Sex: Female
“Ello, it's me Elena! I was transferred from a shelter down south when Hurricane Ida hit. I'm a cuddly little busy bee who likes treats and affection! We can go on walks everyday and flit from flower to flower. Wouldn't you like someone to smell the roses with? Sure I'm getting older, but boy do I have a golden personality. If you ask to see me, I'll smother you in kisses and show you why I should join your hive! I'm not sure if I like cats, but I love kids and can be friendly with dogs too. Bring in your dog(s) to see me if I sound like a good fit!”
Photo: Cincinnati SPCA

Elena

Age: 6 Years Old / Breed: Mixed Breed / Sex: Female
“Ello, it's me Elena! I was transferred from a shelter down south when Hurricane Ida hit. I'm a cuddly little busy bee who likes treats and affection! We can go on walks everyday and flit from flower to flower. Wouldn't you like someone to smell the roses with? Sure I'm getting older, but boy do I have a golden personality. If you ask to see me, I'll smother you in kisses and show you why I should join your hive! I'm not sure if I like cats, but I love kids and can be friendly with dogs too. Bring in your dog(s) to see me if I sound like a good fit!”
Godiva
Age: 2 Years Old / Breed: Mixed Breed / Sex: Female
“Godiva is sweet as chocolate. She is a ball of energy. She loves to run and sniff everything. She loves the tug o war rope and entertains herself with it. She loves to fetch the tennis ball too. She is very curious about everything around her. She loves to run and is super goofy about it. She has Horner's Syndrome affecting her left eye but it's mostly cosmetic. Check out her cute video and you'll see that nothing stops this girl! Come meet with her today. She is sure to melt your heart.”
Photo: Cincinnati SPCA

Godiva

Age: 2 Years Old / Breed: Mixed Breed / Sex: Female
“Godiva is sweet as chocolate. She is a ball of energy. She loves to run and sniff everything. She loves the tug o war rope and entertains herself with it. She loves to fetch the tennis ball too. She is very curious about everything around her. She loves to run and is super goofy about it. She has Horner's Syndrome affecting her left eye but it's mostly cosmetic. Check out her cute video and you'll see that nothing stops this girl! Come meet with her today. She is sure to melt your heart.”
Rosco
Age: 5 Years Old / Breed: Mixed Breed / Sex: Male
“Meet me, handsome Rosco! I'm a sweetie who loves booty scratches, kisses and cuddles! I have the cutest wiggle when I get excited and would thrive in an active home! I'd love to go exploring with you on hikes and can play, play, play till the cows come home. I'm known to jump fences, so I should be monitored whenever I'm outside :) I have a higher prey drive and shouldn't go to a home with cats. If I sound like a good fit for you, stop by and see me today!”
Photo: Cincinnati SPCA

Rosco

Age: 5 Years Old / Breed: Mixed Breed / Sex: Male
“Meet me, handsome Rosco! I'm a sweetie who loves booty scratches, kisses and cuddles! I have the cutest wiggle when I get excited and would thrive in an active home! I'd love to go exploring with you on hikes and can play, play, play till the cows come home. I'm known to jump fences, so I should be monitored whenever I'm outside :) I have a higher prey drive and shouldn't go to a home with cats. If I sound like a good fit for you, stop by and see me today!”
Lucky
Age: 2.5 Years Old / Breed: Pitt Bull Terrier / Sex: Male
“I'm Lucky! I arrived at another animal shelter as a stray. I was found by a nice gentleman in the woods and he took me home for a few days. Unfortunately, he was not able to keep me. However, he did name me "Lucky" and told the staff at the shelter what an AWESOME dog I am! I was then transferred here to find my furever home! I do get along with other dogs for the most part but cats and young children not so much, they can scare me. I can be protective of my toys so I need someone that will work with me about how toys are a thing to share! I would thrive in a calm environment where I can live out my golden years. I really am a sweet boy waiting to find my furever family!"
Photo: Cincinnati SPCA

Lucky

Age: 2.5 Years Old / Breed: Pitt Bull Terrier / Sex: Male
“I'm Lucky! I arrived at another animal shelter as a stray. I was found by a nice gentleman in the woods and he took me home for a few days. Unfortunately, he was not able to keep me. However, he did name me "Lucky" and told the staff at the shelter what an AWESOME dog I am! I was then transferred here to find my furever home! I do get along with other dogs for the most part but cats and young children not so much, they can scare me. I can be protective of my toys so I need someone that will work with me about how toys are a thing to share! I would thrive in a calm environment where I can live out my golden years. I really am a sweet boy waiting to find my furever family!"
Floyd
Age: 2 Years Old / Breed: Mixed Breed / Sex: Male
“Hi I'm Floyd! I'm a young spunky guy who has the cutest ears in the shelter! I'm great with kids, but we're not sure how I do with other dogs or cats. It's recommended that you bring in any possible dog siblings so we can ensure we're a good fit! I can be very well behaved if you ask me to be and I know how to sit! I mean have you looked at my Holiday photo?! I'm sure darn cute! I've been in the shelter for a little while so I will need a refresher when it comes to housebreaking. Stop by the shelter and you'll see why we should be the best of friends!”
Photo: Cincinnati SPCA

Floyd

Age: 2 Years Old / Breed: Mixed Breed / Sex: Male
“Hi I'm Floyd! I'm a young spunky guy who has the cutest ears in the shelter! I'm great with kids, but we're not sure how I do with other dogs or cats. It's recommended that you bring in any possible dog siblings so we can ensure we're a good fit! I can be very well behaved if you ask me to be and I know how to sit! I mean have you looked at my Holiday photo?! I'm sure darn cute! I've been in the shelter for a little while so I will need a refresher when it comes to housebreaking. Stop by the shelter and you'll see why we should be the best of friends!”
Teak
Age: 1 Year Old / Breed: Mixed Breed / Sex: Male
“Meet Teak, This handsome boy loves to play. Football is his favorite but he will ply with any toy and entertain himself. He is strong and has a lot of energy. We are unsure of how he is with cats, kids and other dogs.”
Photo: Cincinnati SPCA

Teak

Age: 1 Year Old / Breed: Mixed Breed / Sex: Male
“Meet Teak, This handsome boy loves to play. Football is his favorite but he will ply with any toy and entertain himself. He is strong and has a lot of energy. We are unsure of how he is with cats, kids and other dogs.”
Hugo
Age: 3 Years Old / Breed: Mixed Breed / Sex: Male
“Meet Hugo this handsome boy is a sweetie. He is very treat motivated and takes them gently. He seems to know sit. He walks well on a leash. He came to us from another shelter. So we are unsure how he is with cats and kids. He does do well with other dogs. Come meet with him and see if he's the one for you.”
Photo: Cincinnati SPCA

Hugo

Age: 3 Years Old / Breed: Mixed Breed / Sex: Male
“Meet Hugo this handsome boy is a sweetie. He is very treat motivated and takes them gently. He seems to know sit. He walks well on a leash. He came to us from another shelter. So we are unsure how he is with cats and kids. He does do well with other dogs. Come meet with him and see if he's the one for you.”
Mo
Age: 3 Years Old / Breed: Mixed Breed / Sex: Male
“You have found the perfect dog, you don't need to look any further. Mo is perfect. He is the best and most gentle boy. He is kind, sweet, easy going and just the biggest cuddle bug. We here at the shelter dream of snuggling with him as the little spoon on the couch. He just wants to be around his humans and have a greenie to nibble on! He is extremely laid back and all around a great addition to any family! Mo needs to be the only dog in the home. If you want to meet Mo, come do it! You will not regret meeting this big headed angel!”
Photo: Cincinnati SPCA

Mo

Age: 3 Years Old / Breed: Mixed Breed / Sex: Male
“You have found the perfect dog, you don't need to look any further. Mo is perfect. He is the best and most gentle boy. He is kind, sweet, easy going and just the biggest cuddle bug. We here at the shelter dream of snuggling with him as the little spoon on the couch. He just wants to be around his humans and have a greenie to nibble on! He is extremely laid back and all around a great addition to any family! Mo needs to be the only dog in the home. If you want to meet Mo, come do it! You will not regret meeting this big headed angel!”
Beagley
Age: 4 Years Old / Breed: Mixed Breed / Sex: Male
“Hi, there! I am Beagley and I am a sweet little Beagle-Basset looking for my next furever home! I came here to the SPCA from another rescue organization, and they do not have much information on my background. We are unsure about my history around others or children, but I am very low energy guy that loves to cuddle and be held from time to time. I can be a bit shy at first but with some treats and time I will become your new best friend. If you are interested in meeting me, please contact the SPCA Sharonville Front Desk for more information. Thank you!”
Photo: Cincinnati SPCA

Beagley

Age: 4 Years Old / Breed: Mixed Breed / Sex: Male
“Hi, there! I am Beagley and I am a sweet little Beagle-Basset looking for my next furever home! I came here to the SPCA from another rescue organization, and they do not have much information on my background. We are unsure about my history around others or children, but I am very low energy guy that loves to cuddle and be held from time to time. I can be a bit shy at first but with some treats and time I will become your new best friend. If you are interested in meeting me, please contact the SPCA Sharonville Front Desk for more information. Thank you!”