Latest News & Adoptions

Latest News & Adoptions 2017-01-24T13:44:54+00:00

13 hours ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Happy Tuesday!

It was all about the felines today with 8 great adoptions!

Kittens Hans, Prince Desmond, Ricky, Donald and Bugs (together), as well as adults Lil Dude, Tupac and Killian all found homes today! They were all so happy to hear they all found homes!

Congratulations to all! Please keep an eye out for new and upcoming faces to our adoption floor this week!

#DCSPCA #adoptdontshop #chewsadoption
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Happy Tuesday! 

It was all about the felines today with 8 great adoptions! 

Kittens Hans, Prince Desmond, Ricky, Donald and Bugs (together), as well as adults Lil Dude, Tupac and Killian all found homes today! They were all so happy to hear they all found homes! 

Congratulations to all! Please keep an eye out for new and upcoming faces to our adoption floor this week!

#DCSPCA #adoptdontshop #chewsadoption

17 hours ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Please share Ginger's Journey! #adoptdontshop ... See MoreSee Less

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Have you been able to see her with cats? I absolutely love her.

Is she in Poughkeepsie

Ginger is a sweet, gentle lady. Love her. Come meet her at the Dutchess County SPCA. She will steal your heart!

Donald Anthony

17 hours ago

Dutchess County SPCA

We have lots of new faces in Dog Village waiting for you to come visit them! We are open 12-5 today! ... See MoreSee Less

We have lots of new faces in Dog Village waiting for you to come visit them! We are open 12-5 today!

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Sweet babies 💙🐾

Such sweet pups--anyone would be lucky to call them family! 💕

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3 days ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Happy Sunday!

We had 4 great felines adoptions today!

We had adult cats Christina and Cloudy, as well as kittens Nibbles and Anna! Everyone was very excited to hear that they hit the jackpot and scored a home of their own! They all jumped right into their individual carriers and were ready to head home!

Congratulations to all!

#adopt #chewsadoption #lovemakestheworldgoround
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Happy Sunday! 

We had 4 great felines adoptions today! 

We had adult cats Christina and Cloudy, as well as kittens Nibbles and Anna! Everyone was very excited to hear that they hit the jackpot and scored a home of their own! They all jumped right into their individual carriers and were ready to head home! 

Congratulations to all! 

#adopt #chewsadoption #lovemakestheworldgoround

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Congratulation to you all

I find it so sweet when a guy adopts a cat. I find it to a sign of sensitivity.

Cloudy is a young adult who is really starting to come out of her shell! When she first came to us, she was very shy and hid most of the time. She is very sweet and is finally starting to come out and let people see how beautiful she is! Come visit and let her steal your heart!
#adotpdontshop #dcspca #adopt
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Cloudy is a young adult who is really starting to come out of her shell! When she first came to us, she was very shy and hid most of the time. She is very sweet and is finally starting to come out and let people see how beautiful she is! Come visit and let her steal your heart!
#adotpdontshop #dcspca #adopt

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Beautiful face.

Noel Crotone...your favorite

4 days ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Happy Saturday!

We had 6 fantastic adoptions today!

We had adult cat Cream (camera shy) and Kittens Prince James, Lola, Hoppity and Bailey (together) all found homes today! They all couldn’t wait to head home and start their new lives together.

Our canine of the day was Miss French Fry! She is heading home with another little dog to keep her company and help her come out of her shell!

Congratulations to all! We re-open tomorrow Sunday from Noon till 5pm!

#DCSPCA #chewsadoption #adopt
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Happy Saturday! 

We had 6 fantastic adoptions today! 

We had adult cat Cream (camera shy) and Kittens Prince James, Lola, Hoppity and Bailey (together) all found homes today! They all couldn’t wait to head home and start their new lives together. 

Our canine of the day was Miss French Fry! She is heading home with another little dog to keep her company and help her come out of her shell! 

Congratulations to all! We re-open tomorrow Sunday from Noon till 5pm!

#DCSPCA #chewsadoption #adopt

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The kittens were born on April 15, 2017. They were sweet from the start, Give them a good home, they are all sweeties! 💓💓

great jod .you all rock

4 days ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Freckles is an adventurous guy who loves to explore the shelter in his free time! When he’s not out and about, he can be found snuggled in his bed or striking one of his fabulous poses. He does well with other cats and also lived with a dog! If you are looking for a cat that will be sure to keep you entertained, Freckles will not disappoint!
#adoptdontshop #dcspca
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Freckles is an adventurous guy who loves to explore the shelter in his free time! When he’s not out and about, he can be found snuggled in his bed or striking one of his fabulous poses. He does well with other cats and also lived with a dog! If you are looking for a cat that will be sure to keep you entertained, Freckles will not disappoint!
#adoptdontshop #dcspca

5 days ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Happy Friday!
We kicked off this weekend with three wonderful adoptions!
Mika, a senior dog, was adopted by his foster family. They love him so much, they just couldn’t imagine letting him go!
Ethel is a young adult whose new parents knew she was the one right away. She warmed right up to them and it wasn’t long before she was happily snuggled into her arms.
Daisy (camera shy) is a young kitten who won her parent’s over as soon as they walked in the door. She happily hopped into her carrier and went on her way!
Congratulations to all who were adopted today! We wish you all the best in your new homes. Our Adoption Center reopens tomorrow at noon. There are still plenty of kittens waiting for you to fall in love with them!
#adoptdontshop #adopt #dcspca
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Happy Friday!
We kicked off this weekend with three wonderful adoptions!
Mika, a senior dog, was adopted by his foster family. They love him so much, they just couldn’t imagine letting him go!
Ethel is a young adult whose new parents knew she was the one right away. She warmed right up to them and it wasn’t long before she was happily snuggled into her arms.
Daisy (camera shy) is a young kitten who won her parent’s over as soon as they walked in the door. She happily hopped into her carrier and went on her way!
Congratulations to all who were adopted today! We wish you all the best in your new homes. Our Adoption Center reopens tomorrow at noon. There are still plenty of kittens waiting for you to fall in love with them!
#adoptdontshop #adopt #dcspca

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Wonderful!!

Daisy, such a pretty loving kitten ❤

nice

❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

This stunningly beautiful girl is Rosie! She is about three years old and has the most gorgeous long black hair. She is very affectionate and is hoping to find her forever home very soon! She can often be found taking in the view from the window sill or rubbing on a staff member's leg. If you think she would be a perfect addition to your home, stop in today!
#adopt #adoptdontshop #longhairedcat #dcspca
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This stunningly beautiful girl is Rosie! She is about three years old and has the most gorgeous long black hair. She is very affectionate and is hoping to find her forever home very soon! She can often be found taking in the view from the window sill or rubbing on a staff members leg. If you think she would be a perfect addition to your home, stop in today!
#adopt #adoptdontshop #longhairedcat #dcspca

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She is adorable!

She IS beautiful.

What a beauty. Look at her eyes.

Beautiful.

No thank U

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5 days ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Oh how they grow! This little boy was adopted from us just over a month ago and his new mom wanted to show off how big he is getting! While he was here, his name was Jake and he is now known as Spotty. He has all the love he could ever need in his new home, and we couldn't be happier for him!
#adoptdontshop #adopt #dcspca
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Oh how they grow! This little boy was adopted from us just over a month ago and his new mom wanted to show off how big he is getting! While he was here, his name was Jake and he is now known as Spotty. He has all the love he could ever need in his new home, and we couldnt be happier for him!
#adoptdontshop #adopt #dcspca

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Wonderful!

He is adorable!

So happy for you

❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

6 days ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Happy Thursday!

We had 3 fantastic adoptions today!

Pappy was our lucky Canine of the day! He is heading home with a couple women that will give him tons of love and attention.

Kittens Cupid and Bippity were adopted as well! They are going to be spoiled rotten with tons and tons of love by their families!

Congratulations to all!

#DCSPCA #ADOPT #chewsadoption
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Happy Thursday! 

We had 3 fantastic adoptions today! 

Pappy was our lucky Canine of the day! He is heading home with a couple women that will give him tons of love and attention. 

Kittens Cupid and Bippity were adopted as well! They are going to be spoiled rotten with tons and tons of love by their families! 

Congratulations to all! 

#DCSPCA #ADOPT #chewsadoption

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Congratulations to you all

Wonderful!

6 days ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Please help HeARTs Speak collect lenses for shelters across the country! This is a fantastic organization who donated the camera we use to get just about all of our adoption photos. They also provide lessons on how to get the best photos possible in a sometimes difficult environment! Good quality adoption photos can do wonders for animals in shelter. We know it has here! Please help them spread their magic to shelters who are in need!

#heartsspeak #dcspca[Canon 50 1.8 lenses NEEDED] Help us, Help Shelters, Help Animals!

We're getting ready to take our Perfect Exposure Project (PEP), on the road again! We believe knowledge is for sharing, and by providing basic lessons and equipment for shelter staff and volunteers to develop their creative skills, we’re granting more animals the unforgettable first impression their lives depend on.

We're learning that many of the shelters we work with already have DSLR's, and since we operate on a very lean budget, rather than give them a whole new system, we've started giving them a 50mm lens to replace their "kit" lenses, which dramatically improves the quality of the photos they are able to get.

Do you have any nifty fifty's in excellent condition collecting dust in a closet? Send them along to us so we can put them to lifesaving use this year! We are happy to give you a tax deductible donation receipt for your generosity.

Email info@heartsspeak.org if you can help us! Or check out our Amazon wishlist to see what other equipment we need: astore.amazon.com/hearts030-20
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Please help HeARTs Speak collect lenses for shelters across the country! This is a fantastic organization who donated the camera we use to get just about all of our adoption photos. They also provide lessons on how to get the best photos possible in a sometimes difficult environment! Good quality adoption photos can do wonders for animals in shelter. We know it has here! Please help them spread their magic to shelters who are in need!

#heartsspeak #dcspca

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Thanks so much for sharing! We love working with the Dutchess County SPCA!

Thank you! <3

Thanks so much for sharing this <3

Guess who just arrived in Phuket, Thailand, the BEST intern ever, Nicole. our friend, a recent Marist College graduate. She spent much of her time this past semester helping the dogs here at the DCPSCA! She is a true advocate and will definitely be making a difference for the Soi Dog Foundation! We are looking forward to hearing about your travels and experience, wishing you all the best. Thank you for all you are doing-your friends at the Dutchess County SPCA. ... See MoreSee Less

Guess who just arrived in Phuket, Thailand, the BEST intern ever, Nicole. our friend, a recent Marist College graduate. She spent much of her time this past semester helping the dogs here at the DCPSCA! She is a true advocate and will definitely be making a difference for the Soi Dog Foundation! We are looking forward to hearing about your travels and experience, wishing you all the best. Thank you for all you are doing-your friends at the Dutchess County SPCA.

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Kick butt girl!! Be safe an we will see you again 🐾🐶❤️🙏🏻😊

Best of luck.

💗🐶💗🐶💗

i want to go too

So great !!! Be safe

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7 days ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Our friends at Pentair are here to celebrate the life of John Pearson by dedicating a photo tile to the animals ... See MoreSee Less

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He was the biggest dog lover I have ever met!! Also a wonderful father and a new grandfather! And he is greatly missed by his wife and everyone who knew him. This was a wonderful tribute to him

He was an avid animal lover and this was the way his co-workers decided to honor him by donating to the animal shelter a legacy to remain on the wall forever 🙂

Can you say a little bit about who he was and his relationship to the shelter?

Beautiful tribute. Rest In Peace John a true animal angel. 🐾🐈🐓🐇🐕🐾

What a wonderful legacy in honor of John.

What a lovely tribute

Zach

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7 days ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Pappy and Lady Bug love to have play time! Just look at those faces! While they both love to play, they definitely enjoy their people time too. Both dogs are still available for adoption! ... See MoreSee Less

Pappy and Lady Bug love to have play time! Just look at those faces! While they both love to play, they definitely enjoy their people time too. Both dogs are still available for adoption!

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Great pictures!

7 days ago

Dutchess County SPCA

A big shout to the great folks at Hudson Valley Tattoo Company, 1552 Route 9, Wappingers Falls. They were kind enough to pool together their hard earned cash and donate 8 large bags of dog food for our furry friends here at the shelter. You rock! ... See MoreSee Less

A big shout to the great folks at Hudson Valley Tattoo Company, 1552 Route 9, Wappingers Falls. They were kind enough to pool together their hard earned cash and donate 8 large bags of dog food for our furry friends here at the shelter. You rock!

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Our pleasure!!! ❤️❤️❤️

Thank you.

Thank you for your generosity

One more reason why you guys rock!!

Thank you.

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7 days ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Kittens! Get your kittens!
We have a few adorable little fuzzy kittens waiting to share their love with you! We are open 12-5pm today!
#kittens #adopt #makehomehappen
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Kittens! Get your kittens! 
We have a few adorable little fuzzy kittens waiting to share their love with you! We are open 12-5pm today!
#kittens #adopt #makehomehappen

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Sarah Taylor

Amanda Upton Davies

Tyler Stropoli

Linda Shaner Rinaldi

Great picture!

Christine Thomson

Angela Douglass

They are so adorable! 🐾

Jon Rodriguez

Kyle Coon 😍 please

Nicole

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1 week ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Happy Tuesday!

We had 3 fantastic feline adoptions today!

We had kitten Nubs (camera shy) and adult cats Demeter and Cutie Pie! They all couldn't wait to head home and start their new lives!!

Congratulations to all! We are open tomorrow from Noon till 5pm!
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Happy Tuesday! 

We had 3 fantastic feline adoptions today! 

We had kitten Nubs (camera shy) and adult cats Demeter and Cutie Pie! They all couldnt wait to head home and start their new lives!! 

Congratulations to all! We are open tomorrow from Noon till 5pm!

1 week ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Pappy is a total goofball who loves to play in water more than you can imagine! He is hoping to find home where he can run in the sprinkler and soak up the sun all day long! He has lived with children and another dog and has been great with everyone he has met here! If you are looking for someone to keep you laughing, or just to play in the rain with, stop in and see Pappy today! ... See MoreSee Less

Pappy is a total goofball who loves to play in water more than you can imagine! He is hoping to find home where he can run in the sprinkler and soak up the sun all day long! He has lived with children and another dog and has been great with everyone he has met here! If you are looking for someone to keep you laughing, or just to play in the rain with, stop in and see Pappy today!

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CT Tyler

RJ Ponesse

Such a cutie pie. Good luck Pappy!

Chris Topher

He's so dam cute!! What sort of harness is that he's wearing? What's it's purpose? I'm always trying to find better way for walking my guy!

Omg i want him

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Beautiful Dog. Hope he's adopted soon.

Brett Gittere

How old is he?

He's approximately 2 1/2 Tara

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Thank you to Pet Goods in Poughkeepsie who generously donated all of this food to us!
#thankyou #dcspca #donation
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Thank you to Pet Goods in Poughkeepsie who generously donated all of this food to us!
#thankyou #dcspca #donation

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Oh how wonderful, I stopped bye Saturday. Dutchess County SPCA, is so clean, all animals are so well taken care of. Your staff was wonderful, I did get to play with a kitten named Ford. I so enjoyed visiting Dutchess County SPCA. Thank you.

THANK YOU!

1 week ago

Dutchess County SPCA

A huge thank you to ULSTER SAVINGS BANK
7296 S Broadway, Red Hook, NY
for inviting us to participate in a great "Community Family Fun Day". Our own alumni "Fern and her new found friend Penny (recently adopted from DCSPCA) had a blast as well as our volunteers. Looking to share your love with a furry friend? Stop in and see our adoptable animals we are open tomorrow from 12 pm- 5 pm.
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A huge thank you to   ULSTER SAVINGS BANK 
                              7296 S Broadway, Red Hook, NY 
for inviting us to participate in a great Community Family Fun Day. Our own alumni Fern and her new found friend Penny (recently adopted from DCSPCA) had a blast as well as our volunteers. Looking to share your love with a furry friend? Stop in and see our adoptable animals we are open tomorrow from 12 pm- 5 pm.

1 week ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Happy Sunday!

We had 4 fantastic adoptions today!

Adult dog Bubba and puppy Penny both found homes today! Bubba headed home with two human siblings to keep him company and to play with. While puppy Penny has a couple human siblings and a new big brother to show her the ropes.

Kitten Floppity (camera shy) and adult cat Sebastian both found homes as well! Kitten Floppity is headed home to a feline companion awaiting his arrival, as well as Sebastian’s new home. Both Sebastian and Floppity’s new siblings where adopted from us a couple years ago as well!

Congratulations to all! We reopen on Tuesday from noon till 5pm!

#ADOPT #DCSPCA #chewsadoption
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Happy Sunday!

 We had 4 fantastic adoptions today! 

Adult dog Bubba and puppy Penny both found homes today! Bubba headed home with two human siblings to keep him company and to play with. While puppy Penny has a couple human siblings and a new big brother to show her the ropes. 

Kitten Floppity (camera shy) and adult cat Sebastian both found homes as well! Kitten Floppity is headed home to a feline companion awaiting his arrival, as well as Sebastian’s new home. Both Sebastian and Floppity’s new siblings where adopted from us a couple years ago as well! 

Congratulations to all! We reopen on Tuesday from noon till 5pm! 

#ADOPT #DCSPCA #chewsadoption

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Great job, Ashley Taylor!

Makes many Smiles & <3 <3 Lots of Love <3 <3

2 weeks ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Happy Saturday!
We finished this very busy day with 9 animals finding their forever homes!
Canines Smiley and Quinn were both lucky enough to win the hearts of their new families! They will both be going home with human siblings!
For felines, kittens Boppity, Ford, Hugs and Bubs (adopted together, camera shy) all happily snuggled in their carriers on their way home! Jupiter and Quincey are both adults who were so excited that they would have each other as house mates! And last but not least, Luna is a senior kitty who has been with us for a while now and her new parents knew they just had to have her.
Congratulations to everyone to who was adopted, we wish you lots of love and luck in your new homes!
Our adoption Center will reopen tomorrow at noon, we do have a few kittens still waiting to be adopted!
#adoptdontshop #adopt #makehomehappen #dcspca
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Happy Saturday!
We finished this very busy day with 9 animals finding their forever homes! 
Canines Smiley and Quinn were both lucky enough to win the hearts of their new families! They will both be going home with human siblings!
For felines, kittens Boppity, Ford, Hugs and Bubs (adopted together, camera shy) all happily snuggled in their carriers on their way home! Jupiter and Quincey are both adults who were so excited that they would have each other as house mates! And last but not least, Luna is a senior kitty who has been with us for a while now and her new parents knew they just had to have her.
Congratulations to everyone to who was adopted, we wish you lots of love and luck in your new homes!
Our adoption Center will reopen tomorrow at noon, we do have a few kittens still waiting to be adopted!
#adoptdontshop #adopt #makehomehappen #dcspca

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thank you for saving Luna

nice work

and them all

I know of a beauty named Demeter looking for her forever home........please go see her

❤️yay for Luna!

What a wonderful adoption day!! Thank you for giving them their forever homes!!

GodBless.

Congratulations all.

Here is an updated picture of Jenny. We adopted her 2 years ago. She is the queen

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2 weeks ago

Dutchess County SPCA

Happy Friday! We ended this week with two lucky dogs finding their forever families today!
Trixie’s new dad met her yesterday and just had to come back to get her today! She will be going home with two human brothers and we know she is going to get all the love she’s ever dreamed of!
Barney was on the adoption floor for about twenty minutes before his new mom scooped him up. He will be going home with human and feline siblings!

Since Thursday’s adoptions didn’t make it on the page we will also mention them now:
Carter (canine adopted by his foster family)
Gollie Gee (canine)
Coco (senior canine)
Ying and Yang adopted together! (kittens, camera shy)

Congratulations to all who have been adopted, we wish you all the best in your new homes! Our Adoption Center reopens tomorrow at noon, stop by and say hi to all of our adoptable animals!
#adoptdontshop #makehomehappen #dcspca
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Happy Friday! We ended this week with two lucky dogs finding their forever families today!
Trixie’s new dad met her yesterday and just had to come back to get her today! She will be going home with two human brothers and we know she is going to get all the love she’s ever dreamed of!
Barney was on the adoption floor for about twenty minutes before his new mom scooped him up. He will be going home with human and feline siblings!

Since Thursday’s adoptions didn’t make it on the page we will also mention them now:
Carter (canine adopted by his foster family)
Gollie Gee (canine)
Coco (senior canine)
Ying and Yang adopted together! (kittens, camera shy)

Congratulations to all who have been adopted, we wish you all the best in your new homes! Our Adoption Center reopens tomorrow at noon, stop by and say hi to all of our adoptable animals!
#adoptdontshop #makehomehappen #dcspca

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Congratulations to you all

Our baby. Skye aka Bella. She was adopted here at the SPCA on May20th. We love her. Shes such a gooddog.

Skye is a puppy. 2and a 1/2 months old. She was the runt I believe. Not anymore Im guessing. Best of Luck to all the animals and their newowners.

Hoping Demeter finds a home soon

We adopted Coco and he has settled in just fine. Like he was meant for us. We love him so much.

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Looking for someone to snuggle with this weekend? Young adult Bow is your guy! He can often be found snuggled in a bed or hammock, watching over the room, or greeting his other cat friends. He also loves people too! He’s hoping he will be lucky enough to spend this weekend with a new family!
#adoptdontshop #adopt #dcspca
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Looking for someone to snuggle with this weekend? Young adult Bow is your guy! He can often be found snuggled in a bed or hammock, watching over the room, or greeting his other cat friends. He also loves people too! He’s hoping he will be lucky enough to spend this weekend with a new family!
#adoptdontshop #adopt #dcspca

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Does he like dogs?