Sites such as PetStew.com and Pack9Rescue.org offer puppies and dogs available for adoption in Pennsylvania. As of 2016, PetStew.com features over 3,500 dogs in Pennsylvania that are being offered for adoption. Site visitors can search by city, breed, color and price. PetStew.com lists each dog with a photo, age, seller or adoption information and general characteristics. The site also features a dog breed matcher, information on trainers, and frequently asked questions when adopting or purchasing a puppy.
Pack9RRescue.org is a not-for-profit organization that rescues puppies and dogs from kill shelters or from situations in which they have been neglected or abandoned. The dogs are placed in foster homes until they are ready to be adopted. Volunteers and trainers work with the dogs to train and rehabilitate them. All dogs are spayed and neutered and receive vaccinations.
Site visitors to Pack9Rescue.org can access a photo gallery of available puppies and dogs. Visitors can also browse pets by gender, size, age and categories that include adults and puppies. Each listing features information about the breed, coat, color and vaccinations, and includes a photo. Pack9Rescue.org also hosts an adoption application in which applicants must be 23 years old or older to apply. Applicants who submit their information receive a status reply in seven to 10 days.