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Meet Achilles, a strong 48 lb., 2-year-old bulldog mix ready for his forever home! He's a confident boy who walks nicely on leash and loves exploring the outdoors. He can be a bit aloof upon first meeting, but Achilles would love an owner who would bond with him through basic training courses or challenge him with scent training. This handsome boy would prefer and experienced adult-only home, so come see if he could be your perfect match today!
This handsome boy right here is Archer! He is 3 years old and was rescued as a stray. He is very affectionate, playful and loves chin scratches! He also has an adorable white spot on his chest :) He is looking for a forever home where he can curl up on the couch and be part of a loving family. He is FIV+ so you will need to keep him inside, and as long as you feed him well and keep his check-ups up to date, he can live as long as a non-FIV+ cat. Come and meet this sweetheart today! Kindly sponsored by Michelle Kniskern until 6/11/19
Axel is a six year old female kitty who has a distinguishing brush stroke of white against her silky black coat. She is an owner surrender so is used to living in a home and being around people. She would love to be back in a comfortable house where she can settle back into domestic life. Please come meet Axel and see if you are the one to give this girl her forever home! Kindly sponsored by Michelle Kniskern
Bailey is a 3 year old Momma whose babies were all adopted, and now it is her turn to find a forever home! This cutie loves to relax as she is half way out of her bed :) And she loves to play! Feathers, toy mice, strings and more. Come and meet this playful girl today!
Here comes Bee! This young gal will be buzzing around playing with her favorite ball to try and get your attention. She is very friendly and affectionate and loves to be held and walked around. She is just over a year old and will make the perfect companion. Come meet Bee today!
Meet handsome Boysenberry! He was brought to us as a stray and he is still getting used to his new surroundings, but he is coming along very well. He is 2 and a half years old, very curious, learning to trust and can be very sweet. You have to approach him slowly but he does enjoy being pet. He is also pretty playful and seems to like the other cats! He will do best with a quiet home and a loving, patient family. So come and meet this cutie today!
This beauty is Carrie! She is a 2 year girl who is the mother to cats October (who has been adopted), Sassy and Paulie. She was shy at first, but Carrie has completely come out of her shell. She absolutely loves to play and enjoys the attention of all visitors at the shelter. This gorgeous girl would love to find a forever home where she will be safe inside with a wonderful family that will give her lots of love, toys and snuggles! Come and meet her today!
Casper is a very handsome boy with gorgeous markings. He was rescued as a stray with his friends Frankie and Jasper and may be a little shy at first, but he loves pets and playing with his toy mice! He is looking for a forever home where he will be safe inside with a loving family and never have to worry about being on the streets again. Generously sponsored by Jason Schmeltz Generously sponsored by Kathy Bardes
Meet Caspian, an 8-year-old, 23 lb. beagle who was found as a stray by the sending rescue. Like most beagles, he's happiest while exploring the world through his nose! He is a sensitive boy who could use a confidence boost. Caspian would thrive in a quiet household that will help him blossom into a confident dog with some basic training. Come meet this sweetheart today! Caspian qualifies for our Senior-to-Senior program. If you are 60 or older, you can adopt him for 50 % reduced adoption fee.
Meet Cate, a 5-year-old, 24 lb. beagle who was found as a stray by the sending rescue. She is an affectionate and sweet girl who loves being the center of attention. Cate loves to be in-the-know and enjoys watching everyone in the room. She may need some time to get used to leash training, but we're confident she'll master it in no time! Come meet this sweet girl today!
This beautiful Tortishell girl is Charlotte! She is approximately one and a half years old and was rescued as a stray. She is extremely playful and gets along with every cat in the shelter! She loves string toys on a wand and toy mice. She really enjoys interactive play! She is still hesitant about being pet, but she is coming along further each day. She is looking for a loving, patient family that will give her time to adjust to a forever home. Come and meet her today!
Clyde is a tiny brown & white Chihuahua who was surrendered by an older woman who could no longer care for all the dogs she owned. He is simply adorable! He is 6 years old, weighs about 7 pounds, and is the biggest snuggle bug ever! Clyde is content to be carried everywhere and has the cutest habit of sticking his little tongue out! He is the quintessential lap dog! He is also great with other dogs and loves kids. Come meet this little lovebug today!
Dolly is an adorable 10 year old long-haired chihuahua mix. She weighs 9 lbs and is a sweet little lapdog. She is looking for a loving home. She is fine with other dogs. Due to her age and size, we recommend an adult-only home. Dolly qualifies for our Senior-to-Senior program. If you are 60 or older, you can adopt Dolly for a 50 % deduced adoption fee.
This gorgeous girl is Emmie! She is 4 years old and was brought to us from another rescue. She is very affectionate and loves attention! You will not be able to get enough of this sweetheart! She is looking for a forever home with a loving family that will shower her with chin scratches, toys and treats! Come and meet this beauty today.
This stunning boy is Gonzo! He is 6 years old and was brought to us as his owner could no longer care for him. He is very sweet and affectionate and loves chin scratches and treats. And this boy can PLAY! Gonzo is very active and is happy chasing a ball or a string or jumping to catch a toy. He will make a great buddy...come and meet him today!
Meet Gordie, an adorable 10-year-old Boston terrier. His age is just a number, as he has lots of pep in his step! He is cuddly, sweet and loves to play ball. He has a wonderful personality. He loves all people! If you are looking for a loyal friend and companion, Gordie is your boy. He would be best as the only dog in the home. Gordie qualifies for our Senior-to-Senior program. If you are 60 or older, you can adopt Gordie for half-price. Gordie is currently in a foster home, not at the shelter. Please email email@example.com to arrange a meet-and-greet with this terrific little guy.
This sweetie-pie is Heath. He is a two year old kitty who was rescued by a family during one of our winter storms. Unfortunately, they could not keep him so surrendered him to DAWS in hopes of finding him his forever home, where he won't have to struggle outside again. Heath is very friendly and affectionate and has super soft fur - perfect for petting! Come see this dapper cat today and you'll fall in love!
Can you feel the magic? Meet Hocus, an energetic 1-1/2 year old boxer mix who is trying to 'poof' himself into the perfect home. According to the sending rescue, Hocus came to them after a change in his owners' living situation and is house-trained. Hocus is looking for a cat-free home to call his own. Hocus is a very happy dog and has a wonderful personality. He just needs an active home to enjoy his love of life! We recommend a home with kids over 12 due to his energy level. Come meet this handsome boy and fall under his spell today! Enjoy this video of Hocus: https://youtu.be/WNc3alux2vk
Hopper will hop her way into your heart! With her big, beautiful eyes and the adorable white spot on her chest, you will be smitten! She is approximately a year old and was rescued as a feral/stray. Hopper is shy but responds beautifully to a soft voice, gentle petting and quiet attention. She will require an experienced, patient adopter that will let her set the pace for becoming comfortable in her new environment and allow her to open up into the wonderfully kitty we know she is. Will you be the one to give this precious kitty her forever home? Kindly sponsored by Suzanne Mathews
It is very surprising that no one has scooped up Izzy yet! She is a really great dog. She is 8 months old and weighs about 45 lbs. We think there is Australian shepherd and pointer in her but who knows? She is a very pretty, affectionate dog. She has a nice level of energy. Come meet Izzy today and see if she is going to be your new BFF! Here is a video of Izzy: https://youtu.be/KFTIco1GkiA
Silly Jilly is ready to play! Jilly is a gorgeous 18-month-old border collie mix who is patiently waiting for the perfect home. She is an incredibly smart girl who loves to spend her time wrestling in the yard with her favorite canine pals. This babe is looking for her next running or hiking buddy who can keep up with her active lifestyle. After you snuggle her incredibly soft fur and look into her gorgeous eyes, you won't be able to resist! She needs a cat-free, adult-only home. Here is a video of Jilly: https://youtu.be/R0Mm5OIj0Dk To schedule an appointment to meet Jilly, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Generously sponsored by Jill Mence
Leo is a one-year-old 40 lb pointer mix. He has lots of energy and is very playful. He is intelligent, affectionate, and great with both other dogs and kids! He walks on a leash and is very inquisitive! Leo would be a good dog to take hiking, romp in the yard with children, or engage in a fun game of chase-then he would be happy to curl up next to his family inside for the evening!
This adorable face belongs to Lilly! She is a lovely brown Tabby and is approximately 1 year and 3 months old. She is new to the shelter and is getting used to her surroundings, but she loves to play and is enjoying the company of the many visitors that come to DAWS. We are sure she would be a wonderful addition to any family! Could it be with you?
Lily is here just in time for spring! This beautiful, bright eyed girl with that adorable face was brought to us with her kitty friend Pookie due to a moving situation. This curious girl loves to play but also enjoys quiet time on a lap...until she is ready to get up again! She is looking for a forever home where she can curl up on the couch and be part of a loving family. Could that be with you?
Meet Macy, a playful 1-year-old, 50 lb. lab/shepherd mix looking for the perfect home. She enjoys time with her companions, becoming their furry shadow wherever they go. After a long walk or a romp in the yard, Macy enjoys her down-time, snuggling up on the couch with her favorite people. Macy's perfect home would be with experienced dog owners ready for a big love-bug. She would do best with kids over 10 due to her energy level. Come meet this wonderful girl today! Watch this video of beautiful Macy: https://youtu.be/HIx7qbZaB8c
Add a little Magic to your life! This sweet boy is 3 years old. He is very shy right now and is getting used to his new surroundings, but he is very gentle and will need the love of a patient adopter. We know he will blossom in a wonderful home! He is FIV+ so you will need to keep him inside, and as long as you feed him well and keep his check-ups up to date, he can live as long as a non-FIV+ cat. Kindly sponsored by Gregory Guion Kindly sponsored by Valerie Carlson
Mary is a one year old kitty who was found as a stray and brought to DAWS. Being in a new environment had been a little overwhelming and it took a while for her to get used to people. But Mary has flourished and loves to play and seeks out attention and pets. She can still be a little bit shy but we are sure Mary will be a lovely, confident house cat!
Here he comes to save the day- Mighty Mouse is on his way! Actually, this adorable grey tabby traveled all the way from down South and is hoping to find his forever home in New England! He is a one year old kitty looking for a home with good window views and a family that he can play and snuggle with. Come visit Mighty Mouse today and see if you can "rescue" each other!
Meet little miss Minny, an energetic 33 lb., 1-year-old Whippet/terrier mix ready to be your loyal companion. Minny is always interested in what's going on around her and loves zooming around. She is a very athletic dog who could be a great jogging buddy or a prized agility star! After all her energy is spent, she enjoys cuddling up with her people (particularly if belly rubs are involved.) Minny is very intelligent and would thrive with owners willing to challenge her with training and other mental exercises. Come meet this incredible girl today!
Nala is a happy, spunky, playful, loving girl. She is one year old and weighs 43 lbs. She loves toys and playing with the other dogs. Nala is also a great cuddle buddy. She's so sweet and loving. Come meet this terrific dog today!
Penny is a sweet 2-year-old shepherd mix looking for her forever home. She weighs 40 lbs. She has playful energy and would do best in an adult-only home. She would prefer to be the dog . She is very affectionate and loves to play with toys. Come meet adorable Penny today and see if she is the right dog for you!
Meet Pippa, an adorable, very friendly 33 lb 7-month-old beagle mix. She was good with dogs and cats in her foster home in WV. Now she is at the DAWS shelter in CT and ready to find her forever family. Come meet this tail-waggy girl today!
Puppy Allegra is an adorable, sweet, very friendly 13 week old puppy. Her mama was a chiweenie (chihuahua/dachshund mix) and daddy unknown. She is not at the shelter but in a foster home. She currently weighs 7 1/2 lbs so we expect she will be about 25-30 lbs full grown. If you wish to adopt this wonderful little girl, email your application to email@example.com. Watch this video of lovebug Allegra: https://youtu.be/tuyi1hg4m9g
Meet Sabrina, a playful 3-year-old shepherd mix ready to spice up your life! She is an energetic girl who's happiest zoomie-ing around the yard and LOVES playing with the tennis ball. After a long walk, Sabrina will gladly join you on the couch for some Netflix and snuggles. She may not be ready for swimsuit season yet (weighing in around 46 lbs ), but with a healthy diet and plenty of exercise, this girl will be ready in no time! Come meet this incredible girl today!
Meet Shadow...a handsome, affectionate cat who loves to play and will be YOUR shadow at home! He loves the company of people and even gets along with dogs and cats. This special kitty needs a little extra care and requires an adopter who can give him meds three times a day to keep seizures at bay. His ideal home would be one where his humans are perhaps retired or work from home and can give him the love and attention he needs. He will reward you with years to come of being your best bud! Come visit Shadow today... will you be singing : "Me and my Shadow!" Kindly sponsored by Michael Madden
Sophia is a tiny one and a half year old sweetheart who was trapped and rescued last year by one of our volunteers in her backyard. Sophia was pregnant and gave birth to 5 healthy kittens! Because she had babies at such a young age she will always be a little kitty. Sophia is now ready to find a home of her own. She loves to be pet and loves to play. Sophia seems to very much enjoy the company of other cats and she and her buddy, Charlotte, enjoy chasing each other around the cattery! She will need a slow introduction in a new home, but with patience Sophia will acclimate very well and show anyone that good things DO come in small packages!
Meet Tulip - just in time for Spring! While it may look like she is constantly winking at you, Tulip was found trying to live outside when we trapped her and realized she had an ulcerated eye, which needed to be removed. She is still pretty shy and is adjusting not only to the shelter environment, but also to the use of only one eye. However she is slowly starting to blossom and is very curious about everything going on. We know this one year old sweetie will continue to flower with patience and love. Come visit Tulip and maybe you will be the one to help her continue to grow!
Willow is a wiggly little kitty who loves attention so much, it is hard for her to stay still while she is being pet! She is a one year old cat who is ready for a home where she can play and snuggle with you to her hearts content. Come visit Willow today and you will fall in love!