It was a truly awesome week in our adoption center and we are excited to share that 86 pets were adopted last week! We are so thankful to our amazing adoption counselors for their help uniting these pets with new, loving and lasting families. You can help spread the word about our available pets and lifesaving work by "liking" and sharing our social media posts on Facebook and tumblr. You can also follow us on Twitter and Instagram.
Here are the cats who were adopted this past week:
From top left to bottom right (pets not pictured are italicized): Abercrombie, Ariel, Blitz, Dingo, Disney, Duchess, Earth, Fiona, Franco, Georgia, Harpo, Hera, Hercules, Humo, Jasmine, Jimi Hendrix, Megara, Morticia, Nala, Neil, Olympia, Patsy, Pegasus, Phoebe, Piper, Pocahontas, Pocus, Prudence, Pugsley, Randy, Ranma, Rihanna, Robin, Roosevelt, Rosemary, Salem, Sunshine, Tendo, Texas, Valencia, Zephyr, Zeus, Zoot
Here are the dogs who were adopted this past week:
From top left to bottom right (pets not pictured are italicized): Abby, Alpine, Altai, Amy Poehler, Athena, Atta, Bart, Becky, Ben, Bender, Bentley, Bison, Bonanza, Bumble, Celine, Chamillionaire, Cougar, Dot, Elk, Fry, Grizzly, Horton, Jacky, Jax, Joe, Lecter, Louis, Luke, Maximus, Moose, Mopsy, Otter, Pablo, Pascal, Pecan, Penelope, Peggy, Quail, Richard, Trout, Uncle Sam, Vincent
Our adoption center is open every day of the week: Monday 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Friday 12 p.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m and Sunday 12 p.m. 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.
"Adopt a Dog Month"- In October, adoption fees for all adult dogs are reduced by 15 percent.
"Feline Fridays"- On Fridays in October, adoption fees for all cats and kittens are reduced 25 percent.
Seniors for Seniors- Adopters age 60 or older who adopt a cat or dog age 5 years or older are eligible for a $50 adoption fee. Seniors for Seniors is an ongoing adoption promotion. 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.
Match Finder tool
If you have not seen the pet you’re looking for among the cats and dogs currently available at our humane center, 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.
It’s Howl-o-ween at Stony Point Fashion Park this Saturday, October 22nd. Festivities will run from 2 to 4 p.m. and will include a dog costume contest, live music, crafts for kids and a special performance by Richmond Ballet’s Team XXL.
In addition to having many wonderful cats at our humane center, we also have several felines at the Carytown location of PETCO. If you would like to learn more about these felines or set up an appointment to meet them in person, please call our adoption team at 804-521-1307.
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.
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