RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – These adoptable pets are being featured during Mike Goldberg’s Paws for Pets segments this weekend…
Shane and Lady are two Border Collie mix puppies, adoptable from the Henrico Humane Society. They are very playful and full of energy, and both get along well with other dogs. They are still young puppies, so they are currently working on their house manners and walking on leashes. You might want to check out Henrico Humane’s pet adoptions every Saturday at the Petco on West Broad Street near Trader Joe’s. You can reach Henrico Humane at 804-262-6634.
Carolyn is a 2-month old Calico kitten, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She is up to date on her age appropriate vaccinations and microchipped for permanent identification. Her brother has already found a home and Carolyn is looking for her own match now! You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Woody is a 4-year old Beagle, adoptable from AARF. He loves to play and be outdoors. He is just coming out of the month rehab period for heartworm treatment, doing well, and should be heartworm negative when he’s tested again. Woody is a sweet boy who loves to sit beside you. He would love to be the only dog, but if necessary, is willing to share you with another. You can reach AARF at 804-254-0800. Don’t forget, AARF has their 1st Annual Spaghetti Dinner (Pasta for Pups) Saturday, October 18th from 5:30 until 10:00 P.M at the Tuckahoe Moose Lodge. You can obtain tickets by visiting their website at aarf.org.
Broad Momma is a 2-year old petite kitty, adoptable from Richmond Animal Care & Control. She is very gentle and friendly, with wonderful black and white tuxedo markings! Broad Momma likes to play with feather toys and can stand on her hind legs while grabbing at the feathers! You can reach Richmond Animal Care & Control at 804-646-5575.
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Ronnie Millsap is an all-around sweet, gentle and fabulous guy, adoptable from the Richmond Animal League. He loves to cuddle, knows how to sit and loves treats! Ronnie would be okay with cats and/or other dogs. He just came off of exercise restriction due to heartworm treatment, and is ready to run and play! You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Scarlet is a beautiful 9-year old cat, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She came to the SPCA after her guardian unexpectedly passed away earlier this year. She is diabetic, but that doesn’t stop her from making the most of her life! Scarlet is a loveable lady who is looking for her perfect match. She is a calm, confident kitty who is happiest being near you, whether that is in your lap or begin held. You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Savanna is a 1-year old Beagle/hound mix, adoptable from AARF. She is a very sweet and loving girl who loves to play with other dogs. She likes children and cats. Savanna is a quiet girl, but gets nervous around loud noises. You can reach AARF at 804-254-0800.
Manny is an adorable 5-month old orange tabby kitten, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. He loves to spend time curled up in your lap or cuddling. He might be your perfect match if you’d like to adopt a lap cap! Aside from snuggling, Manny’s favorite activities include playing with a feather wand and finding a nice sunny spot at home to nap in. You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Buffy Summers is a super sweet 5-year old female Pit Bull/Terrier mix, adoptable from Richmond Animal Care & Control. She is gentle and affectionate, and loves everyone she meets. She also gets along with cats. Buffy walks great on a leash and would be a wonderful addition to your family. You can reach Richmond Animal Care & Control at 804-646-5575.
Reece is a 1-year old grey & black tabby, adoptable from the Richmond Animal League. She is a magical petite girl who has big golden eyes, a gentle purr, and enjoys human affection. When you talk to her, she will roll on her side and stretch her chin back so you can softly stroke her throat. She is little and moves softly, reaching her paw out to touch your hand when you talk to her. You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Trella is a 1-year old beautiful young Calico, adoptable from the Richmond Animal League. She was found by a good Samaritan, and at the time was emaciated, flea ridden and starving. That good Samaritan took Trella in and nursed her back to health before she was placed for adoption at RAL. Trella has a lot of love to give a lucky family. You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Mario is an orange and white 2-month old kitten, adopable from the Richmond SPCA. He often has a lot to say! Mario loves to curl up in his bed for long naps and then have some playtime, either with you or his sister Marissa (below), also available for adoption. You can adopt Mario and Marissa for one adoption fee, just call the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Simba is a 9-year old quiet, calm male orange tabby, adoptable from the Hanover Humane Society. He is declawed in the front, and seems to get along well with other cats, as he is very unassuming. He seems to do well with calm dogs as well. Simba is very neat, enjoys being brushed and combed, and likes to be near you. You can reach the Hanover Humane Society at 804-798-8248.
Marissa is a black and white 2-month old kitten, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She is quite affectionate and will crawl into your lap for attention. She has lots of kitten energy and loves to play! Marissa has a brother Mario (above) also available for adoption. You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Ariel is a 1 1/2-year old Domestic Shorthair mix, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She is an adorable grey and white kitty who is very petite. She can be a little shy at first, but once she gets a bit more comfortable in her surroundings, she is quite the lap cat. You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Robin is a 4-month old Domestic Shorthair mix, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She is an adorable grey and buff kitten who loves to play, especially with laser toys and feather wands! When she’s done playing, Robin loves to relax by curling up in the window or on the couch with you. The Richmond SPCA is also adopting two kittens for one adoption fee this month and you can reach them at 804-521-1307.
Polly is an 8-month old Beagle mix puppy, adoptable from AARF. She is a very sweet, active girl. She loves other dogs and is working on house training. Polly loves to bark and talk to whoever will listen. You can reach AARF at 804-254-0800. AARF is holding their 1st Annual Spaghetti Dinner on Saturday, October 18th from 5:30 P.M. until 10:00 P.M. at the Tuckahoe Moose Lodge in Glen Allen. If you are interested, you can get more information on their website at aarf.org.
Kim is a 4-year old Chihuahua mix, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She is a gentle girl who can be timid at first. She warms up quickly though, and absolutely loves to be held and snuggled! Her ideal day would be spent snuggling with you on the couch and maybe taking a nap with you! You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Muffin is a 3-year old Chihuahua/Terrier mix, adoptable from the Hanover Humane Society. She’s a wonderful little companion once she gets to know you, and she’s very playful. She would do well in a home with other dogs, as she’s quite accepting of other canines. She walks well on a leash and knows basic commands. You can reach the Hanover Humane Society at 804-798-8248.
Lulu is a 2-year old Beagle mix, adoptable from the Richmond Animal League. She came to RAL with severe skin issues that are likely due to poor nutrition or a flea allergy. Her hair is growing back nicely already. Lulu is very outgoing and independent, and is still learning leash and general manners. She tends to guard her toys, but has no food guarding issues. You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Solo Cup is a 3-month old gray tabby kitten, adoptable from the Richmond Animal League. She loves to play and run, but also be held and loved. Her purr motor turns on instantly when you pick her up! Solo Cup came to RAL alone, but longs for another kitty or two to play with. You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Doodle Bug is a Hound who is less than a year old, adoptable from AARF. He loves to play, run and sleep. He loves other dogs, big and small and anything in between! If you let him, Doodle Bug will “play bite” your arm and hand. He won’t hurt you, as he does it softly and enjoys it. He loves to be close to people, sit by them, sleep by them, just so he knows they are there. You can reach AARF at 804-254-0800.
Yoda Ears is a 3-year old Pit Bull mix, adoptable from Richmond Animal Care & Control. She is super sweet, and is good with cats! She gets along with other dogs that are her size or smaller. Yoda Ears is about 55 pounds of pure joy and her one of a kind ears make her a staff favorite at Richmond Animal Care & Control. You can reach RACC at 804-646-5575.
Roger is a 3-year old Shih Tzu, adoptable from the Hanover Humane Society. He’s a nice little guy that is very attentive and calm, and appears to be completely house-trained. Roger seems to get along with other dogs, but he’s happiest snoozing in his bed beside you or being held in your lap. He walks well on a leash, and he’d love a home where he could get a great deal of attention from his new owners. You can reach the Hanover Humane Society at 804-798-8248.
Henry is a 3-month old Lab mix puppy, adoptable from Petersburg Animal Care & Control. He is the last of a litter of 8, a very fun, easy-going pup! You can reach Petersburg Animal Care & Control at 804-732-3654.
Renaldo is a 5-year old Bassett Hound mix, adoptable from the Richmond Animal League. He is super friendly, and enjoys belly rubs and cuddling after playtime. Renaldo loves car rides and will hop into any vehicle he can. Even though he likes all the attention he can get, he also likes to take time out to express his independent side, exploring his surroundings and seeing what is going on around him. You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Lollipop is a 1-year old domestic shorthair mix, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She’s absolutely as sweet as her name suggests! This petite lady is eager to find her perfect match. You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Serena is a 5-year old Lhasa Apso mix, adoptable from the Henrico Humane Society. She warms up to people very quickly, and gets along well with other dogs and cats. Serena is looking for that “forever” home, so if you are interested, please contact the Henrico Humane Society at 804-262-6634.
Blue is an 8-month Coonhound/Bluetick mix, adoptable from AARF. He is full of energy and loves everyone he meets! Blue gets along great with other dogs and children. He loves helping out with daily chores and even loves to jump in the shower with you. Blue is house-trained and knows basic commands like sit stay and come. You can reach AARF at 804-254-0800.
Edwin is a 4-year old Hound mix, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. He is a curious pup who loves to be part of everything that you do, and loves to be right by your side. He doesn’t really care to play with toys, but would rather give out kisses instead. Edwin is food motivated and hopes to find a guardian who will help him learn new manners. You can reach the Richmond SPCA on 804-521-1307.