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November 19, 2012 12:11 am

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



Bear, retriever-chow, 4 years old, neutered male, good friend

Cane, pit bull mix, 2 years old, neutered male, spirited

Disco, tabby cat, 2 years old, spayed female, sweet

Draco, shepherd-hound, neutered male, 18 months old, energetic

Jake, orange tabby cat, neutered male, 2 years old, fun-loving

Largo, black cat, 3 years old, spayed female, gorgeous

Maya, spaniel mix, 2 months old, spayed female, loyal

Sassy, black and white cat, spayed female, 3 years old, entertaining

Shorty, beagle, 6 years old, neutered male, 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.

Hugo, pit bull-American bulldog, male, white

Pike, pit bull, male, black and white

Kira, Labrador mix, female, black and white

Winston, hound mix, male, brown and white

Remi, pit bull, spayed female, tan and white

Josie, hound mix, female, tan and white

Maddie, sheltie-spaniel, female, browns

Marley, boxer-pit bull, female, black and white

Cats and kittens also available.



Hound-beagle, female, black and tan

Cocker spaniel, neutered male, buff

Shepherd mix, neutered male, tan, white and black

Terrier, female, black and white

Hound, male, tricolor

Beagle mix, male, black and white

Labrador mix, female, black

Kane Corso, male, tan and black brindle

Rottweiler, male, black and tan

Mastiff mix, female, fawn with black muzzle

Lots of cats also available.

ADVOCATS INC. (Spotsylvania County Feline Rescue Group)


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

Prissy, longhair cat, adult, female, silver buff, gentle, loving

Andy, shorthair cat, male, black and white tuxedo, declawed, 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

Chloe, shorthair female cat, loving

Nina, medium-coat kitten, black, playful

Lots of kittens available

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



Hank, hound mix, 7 months old, male, white and tan, playful

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

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

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

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

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

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

Pit bull mix, adult female, white with brown spot, energetic

Basenji-husky, male, 1 year old, tan and white, cute little guy

Husky-pointer, adult female, chocolate and white, gorgeous

Hound, adult male, tricolor, full of energy

Beagle, adult male, sweet, very happy

Cats, longhairs, shorthairs, tabbies and calicos available



Marissa, longhair cat, spayed female, young, calico

Davis, shorthair cat, neutered adult male, black and white

Bob, shorthair cat, neutered male, young adult, buff

Selena, shorthair kitten, spayed female, gray and white tabby

Katie, medium-hair cat, young adult, spayed, brown tabby

Mew Mew, medium-coat cat, adult female, spayed, orange tabby

Mortimer, shorthair cat, neutered male, young, white tabby

Fancy, hound mix, spayed female, 5 years old, black/brown/white

Coco, pit bull terrier, 8 years old, spayed, brown and cream, no cats

Lucian, pit bull terrier, neutered male, 4 years old, adult home

Dilly, shepherd mix, 8 years old, spayed, special needs

Laureate, hound, 4 years old, neutered, brown/black/white

Buster, beagle mix, neutered male, 7 years old, brown and white

Gloria, American Staffordshire terrier, 4 years old, tan, special needs



Curry, Siberian husky, 2 years old, male, red and white, Cupid-like

Rocky, Siberian husky, 3 years old, male, red and white, vibrant

Milan, Siberian husky, 2 years old, female, black and white, singer

Buckley, Siberian husky, 1 year old, male, black and white, player

Halligan, Siberian husky, male, red and white, 11 months old

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, 4 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.)



Nick, Shih Tzu, 1 year old, neutered male, playful and loving

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