If you're a responsible person who knows what it takes to have a pet and take care of it - and you're looking for a dog to adopt, please read this story.
Huge interest in 25 surrendered dogs | cincinnati.com | Cincinnati.Com
Oh, and get your pet spayed or neutered. Kinda helps to prevent pet overpopulation and all.
And if you're looking for a good animal rescue organization to support check out OAR.