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Animals available for adoption this week
The following pets are among those available for adoption at Fredericksburg-area animal shelters.
FREDERICKSBURG REGIONAL SPCA
Gonzo, Walker Hound mix, neutered, 7 years old, silly
Mia, red-tick coonhound, 5 years old, spayed, sweet
Wake, boxer mix, 3 years old, neutered, loyal
Izzy, shepherd–boxer, 4 years old, spayed, loving
Jade, American bulldog mix, spayed, 4 years old, spirited
Disco, shorthair cat, 3 years old, spayed, orange/brown torbie, shy
Jet, longhair black cat, 4 years old, neutered, quiet
Ginger Boy, shorthair cat, neutered, orange tabby, 6 years old
Lauren, brown and black tabby shorthair cat, spayed female, 4 years old, loving
(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.
Petey, pit bull mix, male, white with brindle
Comet, hound mix, male, tricolor.
Oden, German shepherd–chow, male, black and tan
Mandy, spayed, dark chocolate
Hound, female tricolor.
Hound, male tricolor.
Pit bulls, males/females, assorted colors
Cats and kittens also available.
STAFFORD COUNTY SPCA
Roxie, American bulldog mix, female, 3 years old, full of energy
Romeo, Treeing Walker Coonhound mix, neutered, housebroken
Sasha, American Staffordshire terrier, 5 years old, spayed
Jenna, Yellow Labrador, 2 years old, sweet, up-to-date on shots
Lilith, longhair cat, 2 years old, spayed, active
Harmony, tuxedo cat, 4 years old, spayed, shy
Paddy, gray male tabby, 3 years old, loves treats
Jay and Silent Bob, all-black male cats, 2 years old, neutered
SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY SHELTER
Gus, shorthair cat, neutered, orange tabby
Einstein, black and white tuxedo, shorthair cat, neutered
Blue Tick hound, female, tri-blue ticking
Beagle, female, red and white
Hound, female, white and red
Cattle dog mix, female, tan and white
Labrador–hound, female, black with chocolate
Beagle, male, tricolor
Cats and kittens also available.
COUNTRY CATS RESCUE INC. (Spotsylvania County Feline Rescue Group)
Sally, shorthair cat, black, female, shy
Tommy, shorthair cat, male, black/white tuxedo, independent
Fraizer, shorthair cat, orange tabby, male, talker
Kimmie, shorthair cat, Siamese mix, female, shy
Gigi, Siamese Seal Point, female kitten, affectionate
Tori, shorthair tortoiseshell, female, beautiful
Melody, shorthair cat, white, female, affectionate
Tammy, shorthair torbi, young, female, independent
Alexa, shorthair cat, gray and white, female, loving
(Adoptions are held at PetSmart and Tractor Supply Company. Event schedule on website.)
KING GEORGE COUNTY SHELTER
Edith, hound, tricolor, female, sweet
Margo, hound, female, tricolor, shy
Alvin, pointer mix, male, black/white, friendly
Jojo, pit bull, young male, tan and white, friendly
Trooper, beagle, male, tricolor, friendly
Cats, kittens and barn cats, longhairs, shorthairs, tabbies, torties and calicos available
PET HARBOR RESCUE
Shaw, Siberian husky, 1 year old, female, black and white
Genovese, Siberian husky, 7 year old, female, gray and white
Fanelli, Siberian husky, 3 year old, female, gray and white
Luckett, Siberian husky, 1 year old, male, black and white
Bonda, shorthair cat, 2 years old, female, torbie, declawed
Sonia, shorthair cat, 4 years old, brown tabby, female
O’Grady, shorthair cat, 4 years old, male, red/white tabby
Zempo, shorthair cat, 5 years old, male, orange and white tabby
Debra, shorthair cat, 2 years old, female, tortoiseshell, curious
Ginny, shorthair cat, 4 years old, female, calico, princess
(Pet Harbor Rescue and Referral is a Siberian husky and cat rescue. Adoption events are held at Massaponax PetSmart.)
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