Pet of the Week

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  • Pet of the Week: Pillsbury

    WASHINGTON — Say hello to Pillsbury, a striking 3-year-old German shepherd mix. This black beauty is smart and energetic, and already knows some basic commands. She also is friendly and playful with other dogs ……

  • Pet of the Week: Scruffy

    WASHINGTON — Say hello to Scruffy, this week’s Pet of the Week. Scruffy is a fun-loving 4-year-old Brussells Griffon mix, a somewhat rare breed in the shelter world. He is a small dog, but what…

  • Pet of the Week: Paula

    WASHINGTON — If you’re an oldies fan, you’ll remember the words to “Hey Paula,” which topped both the pop and R&B charts in 1963: “Hey, hey Paula, no one else will ever do … Paula…

  • Pet of the Week: Percy Ann

    WASHINGTON — Meet Percy Ann, an American bulldog mix who cannot wait to find her new home. At 2 years old, this beautiful girl is finished with her “puppy” phase. However, she still has plenty…

  • Pet of the Week: Confetti

    WASHINGTON — Confetti is the life of the party! This 2-year-old Staffordshire terrier mix is enthusiastic and energetic — and he’s looking for a human companion with similar qualities. Days spent playing and going for…

  • Pet of the Week: Miguel

    WASHINGTON — Meet Miguel, a cute little Chihuahua mix currently residing at the Washington Animal Rescue League. We don’t know much about this little guy’s early life — just that he somehow found himself at…

  • Pet of the Week: Cal

    WASHINGTON — Meet Cal! This big, fluffy, brindled boy is quite the looker. We’re not sure of his ancestry—maybe retriever and collie—but we do know that he’s gorgeous. Cal is friendly guy who found himself at…

  • Meet Amelio: This Lab mix is as friendly as they come

    WASHINGTON — Meet Amelio. This Lab mix is as friendly as they come — which is surprising given his rough start in life. Amelio and his brother spent most of their first year tied with…

  • Choose pet groomer with safety in mind

    WASHINGTON — The stories are rare, but heartbreaking — animals who go for a pet grooming to get spiffy, but end up injured, or worse. “People certainly put a lot of trust into their groomers,”…

  • Pet of the Week: Sweet & Low

    WASHINGTON — This cute “pocket pit” mix is one of WARL’s longest tenured residents, and she can’t wait to find her new forever home. Much smaller than a normal pit bull mix, this little girl…

  • Pet of the Week: Little Gal

    WASHINGTON — Little Gal is a ray of sunshine on a cold, grey day. This darling 3-year-old, wire-haired terrier mix is everything you could want in a canine companion: cheerful, playful, and affectionate. She loves…

  • Pet of the Week: Dolah

    Dolah is a darling little beagle. Although initially timid, this sweet girl is just in need of someone who can shower her with love and boost her confidence.

  • Pet of the Week: Yukon

    Yukon is a 2-year-old shepherd mix with a coat—and a heart—of gold. And she’s this week’s Pet of the Week.

  • Pet of the Week: Flacco

    WASHINGTON — Those of you who watch Animal Planet’s puppy cam will recognize Flacco. In early January, this 3-month-old pit bull terrier mix and his littermates arrived at the Washington Animal Rescue League, where until…

  • Pet of the Week: Charlotte

    WASHINGTON — Charlotte is a chocolate Lab mix who arrived at the Washington Animal Rescue League with her puppies. At just 1 year old, she’s almost a puppy herself … but without all the annoying…