RICHMOND, Va. — These adoptable pets are being featured during Mike Goldberg’s Paws for Pets segments this weekend…
Mercedes is a petite grey and white little girl, adoptable from the Hanover Humane Society. She tends to be a little shy when she meets you, but is very loving and once she’s comfortable will enjoy being held in your lap, brushed or petted. Because she’s a little shy, she’s looking for a quiet home where she can have another kitty companion. You can reach Hanover Humane at 804-798-8248.
LB is a small female beagle, about 3 years old, that is adoptable from the Hanover Humane Society. She is very timid and quiet, the model pet! She has a beautiful coat of fur that doesn’t require formal grooming. LB seems to enjoy the company of calm kitties and would probably do well in a home with similarly calm dogs. You can reach Hanover Humane at 804-798-8248.
Pepper is a gorgeous 4-year old black cat, adoptable form the Richmond Animal League. She is every bit as perky as you might imagine! She’s extremely affectionate and very chatty, and loves to sit with you while you work. Pepper would love a home with people who like to pay attention to their cat. She seems to do well with dogs her size, but she’s very outgoing and could learn to love a lot of new things! She is positive for FIV, but can lead and happy and healthy life with other cats as long as they respect her space. You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Frances is a 4-year old dog, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She is a social, sweet lady looking for a nice family to call her own. She enjoys being surrounded by friends and wants all the affection she can get. Frances doesn’t particularly like cats, but she love children! You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
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Socks is a 4-year old short-haired grey and white kitty, adoptable from the Hanover Humane Society. He’s very friendly and enjoys being with humans. He’s very alert and playful. Because of his strong personality, he would do best in a home as an only cat with no children or dogs. You can reach Hanover Humane at 804-798-8248.
Bitsy is a very sweet 2-year old girl cat, adoptable from Richardsons Rescue. She was abandoned by her owners at an outdoor feral colony. She’s far from feral though, and has in fact never met a stranger! She loves everyone and is great with kids, cats and dogs. You can reach Richardsons Rescue at 804-387-3758.
Eira is a 2-year old happy, loving boy who is adoptable from the Richmond Animal League. He loves long leash walks, but will sleep through the night in a crate. He would prefer a home with experienced dog owners…when he falls in love with his people, he really, really loves and gets a little sulky if new folks come around. Eira is a very smart boy who would love to be the center of your universe. You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Santiago is an 8-year old male cat, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. He is friendly, laid back and affectionate. He can even be walked on a leash! You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Cleo is a 1-year old dog, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She’s friendly, affectionate and very healthy. She is good is with children and other dogs. You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
RVA Roxie is a 4-year old Terrier mix, adoptable from Richmond Animal Care & Control. She’s happy go lucky and playful with people and other dogs. You can reach RACC at 804-646-5575.
Cheyenne is a lovely senior girl cat, adoptable from the Richmond Animal League. She is laid back and would enjoy a quiet home where she can cuddle on the couch. Even at 11 years old, Cheyenne is lively and loves to chatter away! You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Muddy is a super Walker Hound, adoptable from the Hanover Humane Society. He had a rocky start in life, coming to Hanover Humane from the pound where he was a strong heartworm positive adult dog. He’s now over his heartworm issues and on a monthly preventative. His large ears intrigued one of Hanover Humane’s volunteers…hence, his name “Muddy Mudflaps!” Muddy walks well on a leash and enjoys other canine companions. You can reach Hanover Humane at 804-798-8248.
Gwen is a sweet “senior” Schnauzer mix, adoptable from the Richmond Animal League. At ten years old, she needs a little extra attention that would include a prescription diet…but she doesn’t let it get her down! She’s the perfect companion for someone who prefers a chill life, and would look fantastic sitting beside you on a porch swing while you enjoy some lemonade! You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Percy is a 3-year old dog, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. He is active, loves being outside and gets along well with other dogs. Percy currently has heartworm, which is easily treatable and should be gone 6 months from now. You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Roo is a gorgeous Coon Hound, a little less than 2 years old and adoptable from the Hanover Humane Society. He seems to enjoy being with people and other dogs. He walks well on a leash and seems to enjoy being out in public. You can reach Hanover Humane at 804-798-8248.
Holly is a sweet and quiet Hound, not quite a year old and adoptable from AARF. She loves to snuggle with her foster brother and sister, and enjoys a good squeaky toy. Holly is a calm and laid back girl. You can reach AARF at 804-254-0800.
Fabio is a beautiful 5-year old white cat, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. He’s calm and mellow, but also likes to play. He cannot be around dogs, but is good with kids. There are two adoption specials this month at the Richmond SPCA: 1) adult cat adoption fees are only $30 and 2) adopt two kittens for just one adoption fee. You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Buck Wheat is a 7-year old Shepherd mix, adoptable from Richmond Animal Care & Control. He’s an easygoing fellow that gets along well with other dogs. You can reach RACC at 804-646-5575.
Harley is a 4-year old Lab/Retriever mix, adoptable from Petersburg Animal Care & Control. He is an amazingly sweet guy who loves people, other dogs and cats. He walks well on a leash and obeys simple commands. Harley is a not a fan of thunderstorms, however he has a vest that helps him be able to cope. You can reach Petersburg Animal Care & Control at 804-732-3654.
Shadow Hunter is a petite little girl cat, adoptable from the Hanover Humane Society. She has a medium coat and is about a year old. She’s very quiet and unassuming. Shadow Hunter seems to do well with other kitties and doesn’t mind being by herself. Because she’s rather low-key, she’s looking for a home without children or dogs. You can reach Hanover Humane at 804-798-8248.