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‘Lucky’ and other pets await your love at local shelters

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Lucky is a fawn-colored Jindo male with a curious, intelligent personality. He is friendly, playful and eager for a forever home, the Stafford SPCA says.

Lucky is a fawn-colored Jindo male with a curious, intelligent personality. He is friendly, playful and eager for a forever home, the Stafford SPCA says.

The following pets are among those available for adoption at Fredericksburg-area animal shelters.



Jewel, Australian Kelpie mix, spayed, 2 years old, energetic

Gypsy, American Foxhound mix, spayed, 7 years old, gentle

Pluto, hound–boxer, neutered, 2 years old, shy

Bella Marie, Spitz–Dalmatian, spayed, 4 years old, sweet

Pippet, Papillon mix, neutered, 6 years old, spirited

Meow Meow, American Bobtail mix, 3 years old, spayed,


Vladimir, shorthair tabby, 8 years old, neutered, orange, loving

Lacy, shorthair tabby, 6 years old, spayed, calico, sweet

Hercules, American Curl mix, neutered, 4 years old, energetic

(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.)


540/658-7387;; 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

Sully, pit bull, neutered, blue

Winston, terrier mix, male, brown

Jerry, cattle dog mix, male, tricolor with ticking

Jazz, beagle, female, tan/white

Mator, beagle, male, tricolor

Amigo, Chihuahua, male, tricolor

Ace, puggle, male, black

Cats and kittens also available



Bandit, Labrador mix, 5 months old, black, sweet disposition

Juliet, terrier mix, female, red coat, brown eyes, housebroken

Lucky, Jindo, male, 2 years old, learns commands quickly

Sugar, 2-year-old cat, spayed, buff orange coat, gold eyes

Fantine, 11-month-old kitten, female, black, gold eyes

Coco, tortoiseshell cat, female, beautiful, playful

Buster, shorthair cat, 2 years old, neutered, orange, playful

Spice, calico cat, 3 years old, spayed, kittenish, loving



Vizsla mix, male, red with white

Labrador mix, female, black with white

Husky mix, female, black and white

Miniature Pinscher mix, neutered, black and tan

Labrador mix, female, tan with black muzzle

Boxer mix, female, brown and white

Katie, shorthair tabby, spayed, gray and black with white

Black Eye, shorthair tabby, neutered, brown and black

Simba, medium-hair cat, male, buff

SkuSku, shorthair cat, neutered, black and white



Shannon, Siberian husky, 3 years old, female, red and white, cherub

Kearney, Siberian husky, 3 years old, male, black and white, perfection

Donovan, Siberian husky, 1 year old, male, black and white, swimmer

Judy, shorthair cat, 2 years old, female, calico, acrobat

Dowdy, black tabby, 3 years old, male, loveable

Colema, shorthair cat, female, 2 years old, gray, gorgeous

Ginny, calico cat, female, 4 years old, princess

Sonia, shorthair cat, 5 years old, female, brown tabby, sweet

Zempo, shorthair tabby, 5 years old, male, orange and white, loving

O’Grady, shorthair tabby, 5 years old, male, red and white, fun

(Pet Harbor Rescue and Referral is a Siberian husky and cat rescue. Adoption events are held at Massaponax PetSmart.)



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