RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – These adoptable pets are being featured during Mike Goldberg’s Paws for Pets segments this weekend…
Diggie Smalls is a sweet, playful little 2-year old Beagle, adoptable from the Richmond Animal League. He would prefer a quieter home where he’ll have a chance to gain some confidence. He loves gentle affection and true to his Beagle name, he loves food and treats! You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Thai is a 1-year old Hound/Pit mix, adoptable from Pixie’s Pen Pals. She is an exuberant girl who loves to run and play, but will also cuddle up to you when it’s time for bed. She’s become very confident in her foster home and is doing well in new situations. Thai loves to play with other dogs and needs the right dog sibling who can play with a rambunctious girl. She makes friends everywhere she goes and bonds quickly! You can reach Pixie’s Pen Pals at 804-525-2193.
Vicar is a 3-year old long-hair gray cat, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. He loves to be petted and makes friends easily. He’s a confident and calm boy, who’s ready to find his new home today with lots of brushing time! You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Raz-A-Taz is a super sweet 10-year old Shepherd mix, adoptable from Richmond Animal Care & Control. He was rescued from a not-so-great home with a bunch of his friends. He’s probably lived outdoors all his life, but is ready for a new warm and loving indoor retirement home. Raz gets along with other dogs and cats, and loves everyone he meets. You can reach RACC at 804-646-5575.
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Lucky is a 5-year old mixed breed (Hound) dog, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She is a very relaxed, low key dog and hopes today is the day she lives up to her name! You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Inky is a 2 to 3-year old black kitty, adoptable from the Hanover Humane Society. She is very friendly and active, and enjoys being held. If she has a chance, she’ll place her paws on each side of your neck and give you a hug. Inky enjoys the company of other kitties and may even enjoy having a calm doggie companion. You can reach Hanover Humane at 804-798-8248.
Paige is a 3-year old Hound mix, adoptable from the Henrico Humane Society. She was found as a stray and is a bit on the shy side, but with the right environment her personality will shine. She is great with other dogs and just loves people. You can reach Henrico Humane at 804-262-6634.
Chock Paw is a 8-year old silver Schnauzer, adoptable from Petersburg Animal Care & Control. He is sweet, treat-driven and housebroken. Chock Paw is looking for a one dog home to spend the next half of his life! You can reach Petersburg Animal Care & Control at 804-732-3654.
Ebony is an 8-month old, mix of German Short Hair Pointer and Beagle adoptable from AARF. She loves to play and can entertain herself for a long time. She is working on house training and leash walking, and is very smart! You can reach AARF at 804-254-0800.
Shelly is a beautiful 3-year old Tortoiseshell, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She’s a calm cat with gorgeous green eyes, who likes to observe her surroundings from a perch. On Thursdays in May, all adoption fees are reduced by 30% at the Richmond SPCA. You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Yamon is an 11-month old black and brown Tabby, adoptable from Richmond Animal Care & Control. He has gorgeous big black eyes and intricate markings. He likes to be petted from head to belly to feet! He enjoys being held for a bit, but then likes to go exploring. You can reach RACC at 804-646-5575.
Samwell is a 4-year old dog, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. He is labelled as a “couch potato,” but enjoys leisurely walks, making friends and eating treats. He’s looking for a family he can really kick back with. You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Bathsheba is a 1-year old girl cat, adoptable from the Hanover Humane Society. She is very affectionate and playful. She adores human attention and will even lay on her back for you to rub her stomach. Bathsheba is the model feline companion! She would do well in a quiet home with another quiet, calm kitty. You can reach Hanover Humane at 804-798-8248.
Cricket is a 4 1/2-month old Hound/Shepherd mix, adoptable from the Henrico Humane Society. She is playful and full of spunk, ready to give you lots of puppy kisses. She loves to chase down tennis balls and hide them from you in her dog house. Cricket gets along well with other dogs and cats, and is very friendly to anyone that she meets. She is doing well with crate training, but will need to continue with puppy training once she is adopted. You can reach Henrico Humane at 804-262-6634.
Tina is a 5-year old Chihuahua mix, adoptable from the Richmond Animal League. She is gentle, relaxed, friendly and affectionate. She’s a relatively quiet girl who will follow you everywhere and curl up at your feet. Tina is an excellent lap dog who wants to spend her glory days watching TV and sleeping next to you! You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Burrito and Chalupa are two beautiful 10-week old sister kittens, adoptable from Richmond Animal Care & Control. They are currently FIV positive, but that cannot stop them from leading healthy and happy lives as indoor cats. RACC always offers 2 for 1 adoption fees on cats and kittens, so they’ve love to get a new home together! You can reach RACC at 804-646-5575.
Bishop is a 1-year old brown and white tabby, adoptable from the Richmond Animal League. He’s a laid back, cool dude who doesn’t mind being picked up…and purrs when he gets his daily dose of cuddles! He would be well-suited to a home that lets him take long naps in the sun. Bishop does like to play and explore, and seems to be great with other cats that can keep up with his spirit! You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Ben Kenobi, or Big Ben to his friends, is a lovable 5-year old American English Coonhound mix, adoptable from Pixie’s Pen Pals. He is great with other dogs of all personalities and would do well with another dog in the home. Ben has done well with kids at various events and likes to stand in peoples’ laps and be hugged. You can reach Pixie’s Pen Pals at 804-525-2193.
Nugget is a sweet senior orange tabby who is around 10 years old and adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She prefers a home with no dogs where she can get all the attention she deserves! Through April, adoption fees for all adult cats are only $30 at the Richmond SPCA. You can reach them at 804-521-1307.
Oatmeal is a 7-year old girl cat, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She loves attention and may even grab you to ask for more! She may need to be the only cat in the household. Through April, adoption fees for all adult cats are only $30 at the Richmond SPCA. You can reach them at 804-521-1307.
Charlotte is a 3-year old affectionate black and grey tabby, adoptable from the Hanover Humane Society. She will do best as an only kitty, as she seems to bond better with humans than other cats. She hasn’t been socialized with dogs or small children. You can reach Hanover Humane at 804-798-8248.
Chimp Magnet is a sweet 3-year old Beagle mix, adoptable from Richmond Animal Care & Control. He gets along well with other dogs and all the people he meets. He has a little case of cherry eye, but that is totally repairable! You can reach RACC at 804-646-5575.
Chloe is a 1-year old Collie mix, adoptable from Petersburg Animal Care & Control. She is super sweet and very smart. She’ll keep you on your toes and melt your heart! Chloe does not know a stranger, loves kids, and is good with other animals. She is learning her commands and really wants to please. You can reach Petersburg Animal Care & Control at 804-732-3654.
Lucy is a 2-year old sweet Pit Bull mix, adoptable from AARF. She was mistreated and left to have her puppies in a cat carrier. They have found homes and Lucy is now looking for a forever home of her own. She lives with another dog, but we’re not sure how she would be around cats. She hasn’t really been socialized, so she would do best with training. You can reach AARF at 804-254-0800.