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December 10, 2012 12:11 am

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



Boots, black and white cat, spayed female, 2 years old, entertaining

Brennan, Labrador-hound, neutered, 4 years old, good companion

Bud, shepherd-collie, 9 years old, neutered male, loyal

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

Danica, gray cat, spayed, 2 years old, shy

Ginny, black cat, spayed, 18 months old, gorgeous

Joy, hound mix, spayed, 3 years old, sweet

Marimite, chow-retriever, neutered, 1 year old, energetic

Ritz, tabby cat, spayed, 18 months old, playful

(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

Rico and Remi, pit bulls, one neutered male, one spayed female

Scottie, pit bull, male, black and white

Josie, hound mix, female, tan and white

Zoey, shepherd-collie-hound, female, tan and white

Petey, pit bull mix, male, white with black spots

Cats and kittens also available.



Retriever-hound, male, brown with black on back

Beagle, male, tricolor with gray

Hound, neutered male, tricolor

Fox hound, male, tricolor

Labrador mix, neutered male, red with gray on muzzle

Hound-shepherd, female, black and tan with white on chest

Rottweiler-shepherd, male, black and tan with gray muzzle

Retriever mix, male, yellow

Beagle mix, male, tricolor

Plott hound, female, black and brindle

Cats and kittens 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

Dillon, shorthair kitten, Polydactyl, black, playful

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

Brooke, shorthair kitten, female, white with gray, adorable

Chloe, shorthair female cat, loving

Lil Red, shorthair male kitten, orange tabby, playful

Lots of kittens available

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



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

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

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

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

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

Plott hound mix, young female, brindle, sweet temperament

Pit bull mix, adult female, white, loves attention

Pit bull mix, adult female, blue and white, gorgeous

Terrier mix, adult male, white, loves to be held

Cats, longhairs, shorthairs, tabbies and calicos available



Rufus, hound, 8 years old, neutered male, lemon and white, trained

Shelly, pit bull terrier, spayed female, adult, tan

Whisper, pit bull terrier, spayed female, young adult, brindle/white

Freddy, pit bull terrier, neutered male, 3 years old, brindle/yellow

Jayke, Australian cattle dog mix, neutered, adult, tan and white

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

Diamond, Carolina dog-pit bull, spayed female, 4 years old, tan

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

Silly, medium-coat cat, adult male, neutered, black and white

Marissa, longhair cat, spayed female, young, calico

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

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



Noel, Siberian husky, 7 years old, female, red and white, mysterious

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

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

Halligan, Siberian husky, male, red and white, 1 year old

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

Simone, shorthair kitten, 8 months old, male, brown tabby, inquisitive

Judy, shorthair kitten, 9 months old, female, calico, acrobat

Debra, shorthair cat, 1 year old, female, tortoiseshell, confident

Dowdy, shorthair cat, 1 year old, male, black tabby, brainy

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

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