Yes, June is National Cat Adoption Month, and there’s no shortage of gorgeous kittens ready to come home to you. There are also some pretty fabulous fidos on this week’s list, so head to your local shelter or refuge to pick up your new best friend today!
Available for private adoption
Everyone knows that two cats are always better than one, especially when they’re a close couple! This mother (about 2 years old) and her son (about 1 year old) have been locally abandoned and need a forever home. They are two very sweet, litter trained cats who would also love to make your house their home. For more information, contact Kim at 516-512-2344.
Available for adoption through Tender Loving Cats
Discover Archi! This debonair 8 year old is beyond sweet and sweet. His foster says he loves tummy massages and will roll for them. Archie is not only handsome but relaxed with the little dog in the foster home. He is looking for love and a warm place to relax with his perfect partner. Are you ready to try your luck with Archie?
And look at this gorgeous long haired gray house cat named Luna who is super soft and really loves to be stroked and brushed and will also rub on cat scratchers. He’s a cat that’s shy at first until he gets used to you, but he’ll snuggle up in your lap in no time! Luna is also good with children and does not object to dogs. She is ready for her forever home.
To adopt Archie or Luna, complete an adoption application here: tenderlovingcats.org/adoption-application.html. Once approved, the staff will arrange an ongoing meeting for you!
Available for adoption at Smithtown Animal Shelter
**Senior Alert** Toby is quite the handsome 12-year-old Chihuahua Mix who’s had a tough life. He’s been tossed from house to house over the past few years and is looking for a forever home that will give him some stability. Toby is a total sweetheart who loves being outdoors and going for walks. He is sweet and happy to be around people whenever he can. Toby gets along with just about anyone, but he’ll do better with other gentle pets and with older kids who won’t pounce on him.
If you are interested in meeting Toby, please call ahead to schedule a time to properly interact with him in a home setting, which includes the shelter’s meet and greet room, dog runs, and Dog Walk trail . 631-360-7575.
Available for adoption at North Shore Animal League America
Teddy Bear (Adoption #T103559) is a super friendly 6 month old male Border Collie mix who made his way to the North Shore Animal League America from Tennessee. Teddy Bear is looking for a home where his family will patiently teach him that being outside in a fenced yard can be fun (he can be a little nervous amidst so many new sights, sounds, smells and friends) and l will help overcome his tendency to be shy in new settings.
How not to fall in love with such a smile? Lucy (Adoption #T103566) is a 6 month old Australian Shepherd mix rescued by North Shore Animal League partners in Tennessee. She likes to cuddle and she likes to play. No, really… she loves, loves, loves to play. This puppy energy multiplied by the Aussie Shepherd energy means Lucy needs a home where she has plenty of room to run around and a family (kids 8+ who can handle her exuberance and wacky puppy exploits) ready to match the joy she greets every day with .
Meet Kileen, 7 months (adoption #LA2567), a shepherd mix from Louisiana. This young woman is looking for an adopter with previous experience with dogs and willing to work with her while continuing to learn how to be a companion and family member. If you have another dog in the house, she would love a play date at our adoption facilities so she can meet her potential canine sibling. In fact, she’d love to meet your whole family – she’s looking for an active home ready for an athletic, energetic dog.
Lainey (Adoption # LA3153) is a 6 month old Pointer mix rescued in Louisiana and ready to party! Every day is language day with this happy girl – especially if she gets the chance to play with other dogs and go in the pool! Think Lainey is the right addition to your life and family? Come meet this bathing beauty in person on the Port Washington campus today.
Looking for an adorable little lady to light up your world? Hershey (Adoption #SCR3122) is a one-year-old Akita/Collie mix rescued from South Carolina. This very cuddly and loving girl is looking for a home that can give her so much love (and that matches her high energy.) Is this home yours?
Available for adoption at Babylon City Animal Shelter
Look at this little meatball! Blaze was an abandoned owner at just one year old and he will be someone’s gem! Blaze is a strong boy who will need continuous training. he is proficient in a seated position! Blaze loves to play fetch and is good at sharing his toys. He will need work to calm down after getting upset and some restraint with the love he wants to share. This boy is full of joy and likes to meet people. Blaze has tested well so far with other dogs; a meet & greet at the shelter to check compatibility will be required. But don’t wait too long. Call the shelter today at 631-643-9270 for more information.
As always, thanks for reading and remember to always adopt, never buy… pass it on!
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