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Local shelters have pets eagerly awaiting a forever home
The following pets are among those available for adoption at Fredericksburg-area animal shelters.
FREDERICKSBURG REGIONAL SPCA
Sadie, Kerry Blue Terrier mix, spayed, 8 years old, affectionate
Chesapeake, beagle mix, spayed, 5 years old, silly
Conner, Bluetick coonhound, neutered, 6 years old, exuberant
Skittles, Jack Russell terrier, spayed, 6 years old, laid-back
Pluto, hound–boxer, neutered, 2 years old, quiet
Whiskers, brown tick tabby, neutered, 6 years old, curious
Pandora, shorthair tabby, 3 years old, spayed, brown/black, loving
Jessie, buff longhair cat, 12 years old, neutered, sweet
Moon, shorthair cat, 5 years old, spayed, black, independent
(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.
Juggie, pit bull, male, brown/white
Patty, hound mix, female, tricolor
Amber, hound mix, female, tan and white
Tuggs, Mastiff–Great Dane, male, black/white
Winston, terrier mix, male, brown
Jerry, cattle dog mix, male, tricolor with ticking
Sully, pit bull, neutered, blue
Leeloo, Catahoula mix, female, brown
Cats and kittens also available.
STAFFORD COUNTY SPCA
Romeo, Treeing Walker Coonhound mix, neutered, housebroken
Juliet, terrier mix, female, red coat, brown eyes, housebroken
Callista, tortoiseshell cat, spayed, 4 years old, affectionate
Starla, tabby cat, spayed, 6 years old, brown, beautiful, love bug
Harmony, tuxedo cat, 4 years old, spayed, playful, social
Snowball, short-hair cat, spayed, 9 years old, all white, friendly
Bella, medium-hair female cat, spayed, soft gray coat, beautiful
Midnight, 10-year-old cat, spayed, black, loves attention, beautiful
PET HARBOR RESCUE
Vander, Siberian husky, 1 year old, male, red/white, Casanova
Dunstan, Siberian husky, male, 18 months old, black/white, social
Kyte, Siberian husky, 2 years old, male, black/white, learner
Monique, shorthair cat, 2 years old, female, black, snuggler
Zempo, shorthair tabby, 5 years old, male, orange and white, loving
Whitfield, shorthair cat, 5 years old, male, buff/white tabby, gymnast
Judy, shorthair cat, 2 years old, female, calico, acrobat
Colema, shorthair cat, 2 years old, female, gray, gorgeous
Rosenthal, Siamese mix, 5 years old, male, white and black, elegant
Sonia, shorthair cat, 5 years old, female, brown tabby, sweet
(Pet Harbor Rescue and Referral is a Siberian husky and cat rescue. Adoption events are held at Massaponax PetSmart.)
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