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Pets available for adoption this week
The following pets are among those available for adoption at Fredericksburg-area animal shelters.
FREDERICKSBURG REGIONAL SPCA
Little Bub, Labrador Retriever mix, neutered, 4 years old, sweet
Diamond, Chihuahua, 2 years old, spayed, timid
Celena, Plott hound–beagle, spayed, 4 years old, playful
Kenny, Whippet mix, 1 year old, neutered, energetic
Kendall, Labrador–shepherd, spayed, 11 years old, friendly
Sylvania, shorthair cat, gray tabby, spayed, 5 years old, talkative
Ginger, shorthair cat, orange tabby, spayed, 6 years old, quiet
Zane, shorthair cat, black/brown tabby, neutered, 5 years old
Bev, Lilac Point Siamese, spayed, 3 months old, special needs
(Open house first Saturday of each month at PetSmart, Central Park; second Saturday at Petco, Plank Road; third Saturday at PetSmart, South Gateway Drive; and fourth Saturday at Petco, Worth Avenue, Stafford.)
STAFFORD COUNTY SHELTER
540/658-7387; co.Stafford.va.us; look for link to Animal Control Department. From there, click on Adopting an Animal.
Pit bulls, males/females, assorted colors
Miley, hound–shepherd, female, brown and black
Heidi, Labrador mix, spayed, brown
King, Labrador–border collie, neutered, black and white
Cooper, Labrador–German short-haired pointer, neutered
Paulie, hound, male, red/white
Cats and kittens also available.
STAFFORD COUNTY SPCA
Roxie, American bulldog mix, female, 2 years old, great with children
Ellwood, Korean Jindo, neutered, 18 months old, beautiful dog
Jessie, Malinois–shepherd, female, 1 year old, gentle
Snowball, shorthair cat, spayed, senior, all white
O’rion, Maine Coon mix, neutered, 1 year old, gentle
Matt, shorthair kitten, 6 months old, neutered, black and white
Lillith, shorthair cat, 2 years old, spayed, active
Sugar, shorthair cat, 2 years old, spayed, friendly
SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY SHELTER
Beagle mix, male, tricolor
Chihuahua, male, black and tan
Labrador–retriever, male, black
Hydro, Labrador mix, neutered, reddish brown
Labrador–chow, male, red
Pomeranian–Chihuahua, male, black with white and tan
Beagle mix, male, red and white
Gracie, shorthair cat, spayed,
gray and white
Ralphina, shorthair cat, spayed,
gray and cream
Shorthair cat, female, black and white
Cats and kittens also available.
KING GEORGE COUNTY SHELTER
Labrador mix, adult female, black, sweet
Boxer mix, adult male, brown, sweet
Labrador mix, senior male, black, needs laid-back home
Labrador mix, young female, black and white, sweet
Nugget, Labrador mix, 2 years old, male, black and white, playful
Tinkerbell, pit bull–pointer, female, brown/white, beautiful markings
Pit bull mixes available
Cats, kittens and barn cats, longhairs, shorthairs, tabbies, torties and calicos available
PET HARBOR RESCUE
Cherry, Siberian Husky, 2 years old, female, red and white, energetic
Bradshaw, Siberian Husky, male, 3 years old, sable/white, dancer
Scotty, Siberian Husky, 5 years old, male, black/white, easy
Ricky, Siberian Husky, male, 1 year old, black/white, handsome
Rosemarie, medium-hair cat, female, 2 years old, gray, declawed
Debra, shorthair cat, 2 years old, female, tortoiseshell, curious
Dowdy, shorthair cat, 2 years old, male, black tabby, lovable
Colema, shorthair cat, 2 years old, female, gray, sweet
Monique, shorthair cat, 1 year old, female, black, cuddler
Bonda, shorthair cat, 2 years old, female, torbie, declawed
(Pet Harbor Rescue and Referral is a Siberian husky and cat rescue. Adoption events are held at Massaponax PetSmart.)
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