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Pets up for Adoption

October 22, 2012 12:10 am

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



Aurora, tabby cat, 3 years old, spayed female, shy

Bear, retriever-chow, neutered male, 4 years old, loyal

Desi, English setter-hound, neutered male, 9 months old, energetic

Dixie, shepherd mix, spayed female, 2 years old, friendly

Homer, hound mix, neutered, 2 years old, good boy

Molly, hound mix, 14 years old, spayed female, affectionate

Penny, black-and-white cat, 7 years old, spayed female, independent

Otis, orange-and-white cat, neutered male, 7 years old, special needs

Sammy, black cat, neutered, 5 years old, good companion

(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.

Diesel, pit bull mix, 2 years old, male, brown

Lucy, Akita mix, spayed female, black, 3 years old

Blue, pit bull mix, male, 2 years old, white and blue Merle

Bruce, Saint Bernard-hound, adult male, brown and white

Hardy, Labrador mix, male, black

Kavik, shepherd mix, male, 4 years old, black and brown

Hugo, pit bull-American bulldog, male, 1 year old, white

Lucky, Labrador mix, male, black and white

Cats and kittens also available.



Chicklet, Corgi mix, 3 years old, spayed, sweet, loves to play

Max, Labrador-Dalmatian, 4 years old, neutered, good with kids

Layla, spaniel-chocolate Labrador, young female, shy

Little Jack, hound mix, 1 year old, male, loves children

Lily, Great Dane, 7 years old, spayed, beautiful Merle coat

Nate, hound mix, 3 years old, male, loveable, timid

Ninja, longhair cat, 4 years old, neutered, litterbox trained

Snowball, shorthair cat, 9 years old, spayed, white, no dogs

Onyx, 2-year-old cat, neutered, good with other cats

ADVOCATS INC. (Spotsylvania County Feline Rescue Group)


Binx, shorthair cat, 2 years old, female, black and white, friendly

Cockteil, shorthair tabby cat, female, quiet and friendly

Sonny, shorthair cat, 1 year old, male, buff and white, friendly

Guinness, shorthair kitten, male, gray and white mitted tabby

Holly, shorthair kitten, female, black and white tuxedo, active

Wesley, shorthair kitten, gray tabby, male, playful

Chloe, shorthair female cat, loving

Crickett, shorthair female, brown tabby kitten, playful

Brooke, shorthair kitten, female, mostly white, playful

Lots of kittens available

(Adoption events are held at Petco and PetSmart. Event schedule on website.)



Pierce, Labrador-pit bull, young adult, female, chocolate, sweet

Guiness, Rottweiler, adult male, black and tan, gentle and sweet

Kong, Labrador-pit bull, brindle, adult male, loves fetch, smart

Barron, Labrador mix, yellow, adult male, gentle giant, sad eyes

Sissy, yellow Labrador mix, adult female, a little shy, very sweet

Yellow Labrador-shepherd, adult male, tan and black, playful, fun

Bulldog mix, white, adult male, gorgeous, great temperament

Rottweiler, adult female, brown and tan, sweet, obedient, loves treats

Labrador mix, adult male, black and white, loves attention

Labrador-husky, 1 year old, male, tan and white, gorgeous blue eyes

Cats, longhairs, shorthairs, tabbies and calicos available



Ophelia, young medium-coat cat, spayed female, calico

Mama Cat, Manx mix, spayed, black and white

Katie, medium-hair cat, 1 year old, spayed, brown and black

Mew Mew, medium-coat cat, 8 years old, spayed, orange tabby

Baby, shorthair tabby kitten, spayed, 8 months old, black and tan

Puma, shorthair cat, neutered male, 8 years old, gray and white

Shera, Labrador, spayed, black

Shelly, pit bull terrier, spayed, tan

Ruger, border collie-cattle dog, neutered, 4 years old, black and white

Whisper, pit bull terrier, spayed, brindle/white

Smoke, American Staffordshire terrier, neutered, brown and white

Mikey, Labrador, neutered, black and white



Tori, German shepherd mix, female, gray and white, 4 years old

Shellie, Siberian husky, female, black and white, 18 months old, ladylike

Kaya, Siberian husky, 6 years old, female, gray and white, playful

Srini, Siberian husky, 3 years old, female, black and white, snuggler

Harlin, Siberian husky, 2 years old, male, black and white, puppyish

Goldie, shorthair cat, 5 years old, female, orange tabby and white

Whitfield, shorthair cat, 3 years old, male, buff tabby and white

O'Grady, shorthair cat, 3 years old, male, red tabby and white

Rosenthal, Siamese mix, 3 years old, male, white with black, elegant

Zempo, shorthair cat, 3 years old, male, orange tabby and white

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

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