By Adopt-A-Pet
  • Mollie: A Mountain Cur Mix

    Adopt Mollie: Looking for a Forever Home

    July 5, 2016 at 11:39 am

    Meet Mollie. Mollie is about 3-years-old.  She is a Mountain Cur mix, is fully vaccinated, spayed, and house trained. Mollie spent most of her life tied up to a porch, so now she loves to explore.  She also loves to cuddle up for petting time in your lap even though, at 45 pounds, she is […]

  • Flurry

    Adopt Flurry: The Large Lovable Cat

    June 28, 2016 at 10:30 am

    Meet Flurry.  Flurry is a 9-year-old rag doll mix cat who is available for adoption via Orange County Animal Services. This laid back cat is declawed and neutered with beautiful silky fur. Flurry is also big.  We estimate the cat’s weight at 10-15 pounds.  Learn more about how you can adopt this wonderful cat. Orange […]

  • kittens

    Adopt Anastasia and Jasmine: A Couple of Disney Kittens

    June 21, 2016 at 9:20 am

    Meet Anastasia and Jasmine.  They are a couple of sisters who come from a whole litter of Disney-named kittens. Both kittens are available for adoption through Paws4Ever. Anastasia: “I’m the spunky one out of my litter; I love to wrestle with my sister, Jasmine. I’m pretty outgoing and will climb up your leg to get […]

  • German Shepherd-lab

    Adopt Katie: The Adventurous German Shepherd-Lab

    June 14, 2016 at 10:00 am

    Meet Katie.  She is a four-year-old German Shepherd-lab mix.  This dog is more than 60 pounds, but is a lap dog at heart. She is adventurous, loves car rides, and is always ready to be in nature.  Katie is also quite an Alpha-dog. Katie is available for adoption from the Goathouse Refuge in Pittsboro.  Let […]

  • Jack Russell Terrier

    Adopt Jack: The Jack Russell Terrier

    May 31, 2016 at 9:15 am

    Meet Jack. Jack is a Jack Russell Terrier and is available for adoption from Orange County Animal Services.  He is 9-years-old and has plenty of energy.  Jack is tri-colored and loves to ride in cars. Jack’s adoption fee has been fully sponsored.  That means he can join your family at no cost to you.  Get the details. […]

  • Sparkle

    Adopt Sparkle: A Spectacular Dog

    May 24, 2016 at 10:40 am

    Meet Sparkle. Sparkle is a spectacular dog available for adoption from Paws4Ever.  He is a terrier, but it’s not clear which type.  This 2-year-old is a sweet, easy dog.  He is a little timid. Paws4Ever has had Sparkle for about a month.  Let them describe him: “I have the absolute grumpiest face of any dog […]

  • Independent Animal Rescue

    Meet a Whole Litter from Independent Animal Rescue

    May 10, 2016 at 9:16 am

    Independent Animal Rescue did something a little different this week for Adopt-a-Pet.  They brought in a whole litter of kittens. Mama Maria recently came to Independent Animal Rescue.  While at the shelter, she gave birth to four adorable kittens.  Each kitten is different. Seriously.  There’s basically one of each kind of kitten in the litter. […]

  • Kitten Lil: Lap Cat

    Adopt Kitten Lil: A Perfect Lap Cat

    May 3, 2016 at 9:28 am

    Meet Kitten Lil.  She is the perfect lap cat. This petite domestic-shorthair brown tabby is available for adoption from Orange County Animal Services.  She is eight months old and came to the shelter as a stray. Kitten Lil loves laps.  She even sat in the lap of Ron Stutts while he was on the air. […]

  • beagle-boxer

    Adopt Mandy: A Beagle-Boxer Mix

    April 19, 2016 at 9:40 am

    Meet Mandy.  She is a 2-year-old beagle-boxer mix. Mandy comes to us from Goathouse Refuge in Pittsboro.  Goathouse is known for caring for cats.  But, they take care of all kinds of animals, including dogs. This beagle-boxer mix loves people.  She will want to crawl into your lap.  Mandy also gets along with other dogs, […]

  • Applejack

    Adopt Applejack: A Happy-Go-Lucky Dog

    April 12, 2016 at 9:59 am

    Meet Applejack.  His friends call him AJ. AJ is available for adoption through Independent Animal Rescue.  He is 1-2 years old.  AJ is about 60 pounds, athletic, and quite calm.  He is a pit bull terrier mix.  Read the description via the Independent Animal Rescue: “AJ is a happy-go-lucky sweet dog. He plays very well […]