October is National Adopt A Shelter Dog Month. Consider kicking off the fall season by welcoming a new furry friend to your home.

If you need help finding a friend, check out this list of some local shelters and rescues in the First Coast area:

Jacksonville Humane Society

Address: 8464 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32216

Animal Care and Protective Services  

Address: 2020 Forest St, Jacksonville, FL 32204

First Coast No More Homeless Pets  

Address: 6817 Norwood Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32208

Humane Society of Camden County  

Address: 950 S Grove Blvd, Kingsland, GA 31548

Humane Society of South Coastal Georgia  

Address: 4627 US-17, Brunswick, GA 31525

Nassau Humane Society

Address: 639 Airport Rd, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

If there is a shelter that is not on this list, let us know!