RICHMOND, Va. — These adoptable pets are being featured during Mike Goldberg’s Paws for Pets segments this weekend…
Amber is a beautiful 5-year old black/grey Tabby, adoptable from the Hanover Humane Society. She is very affectionate and loves to be in the company of humans. She doesn’t care for small children or young, active kitties. Amber would prefer a calm home where she could be adored by her owners and receive all their love and adoration. You can reach Hanover Humane at 804-798-8248.
Lucy Lou is a 4-month old hound mix, adoptable from the Henrico Humane Society. She is very friendly and lovable, and has no problems sitting in your lap and giving you loads of puppy kisses! She gets along well with other dogs and enjoys playing with her foster’s other dogs. Lucy Lou would love a forever home that has a fenced yard so she can romp and play safely. You can reach Henrico Humane at 804-262-6634.
Yori is a 7-year old Poodle mix, adoptable from the Richmond Animal League. He is gentle and loving, and is looking for a home where he can cuddle up on the couch with you. You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Panther is a 10-year old black DSH cat, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. He is very affectionate with people, though does not enjoy other cats. He is looking for a loving, forever home. You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
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Tyson is a sweet and playful 6-month old puppy, adoptable from Richmond Animal Care & Control. He could use a little training as he’s still trying to learn his manners. He may be a little much for small kids, but promises to work on that! Tyson likes other dogs and everyone he meets. You can reach RACC at 804-646-5575.
Marlin is a 12-week old male Hound/Shepherd mix, adoptable from Petersburg Animal Care & Control. He and his five siblings are looking for loving homes. He can be shy at first, but he warms up quickly and is very sweet and playful. You can reach Petersburg Animal Care & Control at 804-732-3654.
Lupin is a 4-year old mix breed dog, adoptable from AARF. He loves people and gets along well with all dogs. He loves to play and does well with children. His foster is working on basic obedience and he is house trained. Lupin loves to cuddle on the couch and would love to be part of a family that would take him on walks and trips to the park. You can reach AARF at 804-254-0800.
Meghan is a 10-year old calm and well-mannered German Shepherd, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She knows all basic commands and is an incredibly loyal dog who would be a great fit in an adult only home. She’s mostly uninterested in toys, but loves being close by the side of her favorite people. She also walks very nicely on her harness. You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Santiago is an 8-year old orange and white tabby cat, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She is a charming, very laid back “senior” cat. Santiago is a candidate for the Richmond SPCA’s Seniors for Seniors adoption program that unites pets five years and older with adopters 60 years and older. You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Mittens is a neat little 1-year old kitty, adoptable from the Hanover Humane Society. She has beautiful tabby markings and delicate little white feet. She’s very friendly and enjoys playing with her toys and interacting with her human companions. Mittens also enjoys spending time alone and would do best in a home without other cats, dogs and small children. You can reach Hanover Humane at 804-798-8248.
Wendal is a 7-year old Hound mix, adoptable from the Richmond Animal League. He loves his life, but would really love a home of his own! When Wendal came to RAL, he had trauma to both his front legs causing them to heal bent in. RAL repaired his legs and Wendal is now good as new! He is a very sweet and affectionate dog. You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Natalia is a 5-year old Calico cat, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She is confident, approachable and interested in everything going on around her. She is outgoing and makes friends quickly. Natalia is a gorgeous lady who will bring love and laughter to a lucky home. You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Pebbles is a 2-year old Terrier mix, adoptable from Richmond Animal Care & Control. She unfortunately is unable to use her legs, but is a very sweet girl who has lots of love to give! She loves snuggling on the sofa watching movies and hanging out in a hammock. Pebbles is going to need a family who is willing to give her the extra care she needs, which includes diaper changes, soaked food and time in her quad cart. You can reach RACC at 804-646-5575.
Dudette is a beautiful 7-year old dog, adoptable from the Richmond Animal League. Many “senior” dogs are overlooked in shelters because people feel they’re not active enough — that is definitely not the case with Dudette! She is a “barrel of monkeys” and would love an adopter ready to teach her a few more tricks. She already knows sit and shake! Dudette would make an excellent hiking buddy and would be the perfect companion for a more active individual, or a family with older children. You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Kenny is a 1-year old dog, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. He is the life of the part! He’s extremely friendly and loves to play with toys and friends. He’s energetic and would love an active family to play with. You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.
Emma is a 3-year old brown tabby cat, adoptable from the Hanover Humane Society. She is very calm and has gorgeous eyes. She’s looking for a home where someone will cherish her and treat her as the beautiful creature that she is. Emma seems to do well with other kitties and would do well in a home without small active children or dogs. You can reach Hanover Humane at 804-798-8248.
Shellie is a 7-year old Jack Russell Terrier mix, adoptable from Petersburg Animal Care & Control. She’s a “senior” girl with a lot of spunk and love to give! Shellie is very well-behaved, housebroken, walks well on a leash and dearly loves people. She will require a special home that can do what it takes to care for this aging beauty, but what she’ll give back in return will be priceless. You can reach Petersburg Animal Care & Control at 804-732-3654.
JJ is a sweet 2-year old orange cat, adoptable from Richardsons Rescue. He was rescued in pretty rough shape and his tail was so mangled that most of it had to be amputated. However, through all of his trauma JJ has been nothing but sweet, loving and incredibly happy in his foster home. He’s a talkative love bug and can’t wait to find the loving forever home he deserves! You can reach Richardsons Rescue at 804-387-3758.
Bruster is a 2-year old cat, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. He is the perfect combination of cuddly and playful. He’s looking for a home where he can be the only cat and can soak up all the attention he can get! Adoption fees for all cats and kittens are reduced by 30% in April at the Richmond SPCA. You can reach them at 804-521-1307.
Whiz Bang is a super sweet and playful 4-week old kitten in need of a foster home and currently with Richmond Animal Care & Control. She is too young to get officially adopted, but the shelter is always looking for foster parents to help care for Moms and litters of newborns, orphaned bottle babies, and young kids that are eating on their own but are too young to be legally adopted. If you’re interested in fostering, please contact Robin Young (Outreach Coordinator) at 804-441-0226.
Raikou is a 9-month old short-haired pale Torti cat, adoptable from the Hanover Humane Society. She is very sweet and friendly, and enjoys being held. She likes to snuggle with humans and other kitties. Raikou will b e nice addition to someone’s home as a great companion kitty! You can reach Hanover Humane at 804-798-8248.
Cue Ball is a 4-year old gray and white long-haired cat, adoptable from the Richmond Animal League. Her favorite activity is sleeping in the highest possible corners of your house, but if you call her, she’ll mosey right on down to meet you! She loves affection, and would make a great addition to just about any family. Cue Ball seems to do well with other cats, even though she keeps to herself. You can reach RAL at 804-379-0046.
Judith is a 5-year old beautiful pastel calico cat, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She is a real purr machine and she’s looking for a quiet and comfy home to call her own. During April, all cat and kitten adoption fees are reduced by 30%!
Meghan is an 11-year old dog, adoptable from the Richmond SPCA. She is a very sweet, well-mannered girl who loves going on calm walks with friends. She would prefer a quiet household with no young children and lots of treats. Meghan is house-trained and very well behaved. You can reach the Richmond SPCA at 804-521-1307.