We are thrilled to announce that our wonderful adoption counselors found loving homes for 33 cats and 35 dogs last week. That's 68 pets that went to new homes! Our goal is to find homes for 75 orphaned animals this week. Are you an Instagram user? We love posting pictures from around our humane center. You can follow us and join in on the fun!
Here are the cats who were adopted this past week:
From top left to bottom right: (pets not pictured are italicized) From top left to bottom right: (pets not pictured are italicized) Andy, Belle, Blinky, Cher, China, Dione, Donald, Flynn, Godfrey, Grace, Horace, Ian, Inky, Jasmine, Kevin, Latoya, Lester, Leyland, Lonnie, Montel, Patterson, Persephone, Peru, Pinky, Reynold, Rhea, Ronda, Sheba, Sonny, Tom, Wynonna, Zeus, Zyra.
Here are the dogs who were adopted this past week:
From top left to bottom right: (pets not pictured are italicized) Abner, Alfalfa, Apple, Artoo, Birdie, Biscuit, Bitsy, Blanche, Boba, Chai, Chewie, Chloe, Cleo, Cookie, Dakota, Dash, Dixie, Dumpling, Ellamae, Gabrielly, Harbie, Hodor, Jamilla, Jango, Kodak, Mara, Owen, Peaches, Pickett, Popeye, Solo, Teddy, Wicket, Wiley, Yoda.
Blanche and Cleo, both dalmation mixes, found a loving home together! It took less than 7 hours for all eleven of our Star Wars puppies to find homes! Visit our Facebook page to see a video of these adorable canine siblings playing.
Interested in adopting a pet from the Richmond SPCA?
Our adoption center is open every day of the week: Monday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday noon to 5 p.m. Visit our website to see some of our dogs and cats currently available for adoption, for directions to our Robins-Starr Humane Center, to view the programs and services we offer, and more. Thank you for choosing to adopt.Match Finder tool
If you have not seen the pet you’re looking for among the cats and dogs currently listed on our website, we recommend that you try our free Match Finder tool. This online tool is designed to help you find your new best friend by automatically emailing you when a pet matching your desired criteria is available. If you have any questions, please contact our amazing adoption team at 804-521-1307.Adoption events
The Valentine Richmond History Center invites you (and your dog!) to participate in a walking tour of Bellevue Avenue on Saturday, June 15 from 10 a.m. to noon. A Richmond SPCA representative will be attending the event with a dog available for adoption! Space is limited and reservations are required. Click here to learn more.
Bring the whole family out to the Richmond Vegetarian Festival this weekend for a day full of food, music and fun! This free, pet-friendly event will be held on Saturday, June 15 from noon to 6 p.m. in Bryan Park. Our Tail Wag'N will be at the event for offsite pet adoptions. We hope you will come find us!
On Sunday, June 16 our mobile adoption vehicle, the Tail Wag'N, will be at the Wendy's in Colonial Heights from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for offsite pet adoptions. If you are in the area, come on out and let our adoption counselors help you meet your perfect match! Click here for additional details.Adopt a Shelter Cat Month
June is a special month for our feline friends! Throughout the month of June, we're celebrating Adopt a Shelter Cat month and reducing the adoption fee for all adult cats — that's felines 6 months and older — by 50 percent! It's the perfect time to come in and adopt your new best friend!
Seniors for Seniors
Seniors for Seniors is an ongoing adoption program. Adopters age 60 or older who adopt a cat or dog age 5 years or older are eligible for a $50 adoption fee. Adoption of a cat in this program will include a cat starter kit, cardboard scratcher and a toy. Adoption of a dog through this program includes a leash and collar, food and water bowl and a toy. You can learn more about the Seniors for Seniors program here.
Our staff and volunteers love to know what our precious adoptees are up to, so please keep us posted! If you would like to share a picture or story of your adopted pet, please send us an email. If you would like to see your pet featured on one of our social media sites, please tell us in your message that we may share your update.