Pet of the Week – Gaucho (A186933)

Here is the Anchorage Daily News Dog Blog Pet of the Week:

Gaucho (A186933)

Gaucho (A186933)

Here is Gaucho, a 6 year old, neutered male, poodle mix. Attentive, alert, and wants to please, Gaucho is friendly, playful and well-behaved, and enjoys being and interacting with people. Knows basic commands, has been to the dog park, rides fine in the car and is kennel-trained. He’s lived with children 7 and 9 and with a male dog–did well with all. Affectionate fellow, with plenty of love to share! Gaucho can be adopted for $100, which includes his MOA dog license, vaccinations, and microchip.

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Pet of the Week – Spike (A204524)

Here is the KFAT 92.9 and Wolf 96.3 Pet of the Week:

Spike (A204524)

Spike (A204524)

Please meet Spike, an 8 year old, spayed female, domestic longhair mix cat. Outgoing and very affectionate, Spike is quick to greet her visitors. This darling kitty rubs against you affectionately, purring nonstop. Easy, she is gorgeous, cuddly, super sweet and gently jumps into your lap to take a snuggly lap. She is such a lovebug! Spike has previously lived happily with kids of all ages from toddlers to teens, other cats and a dog. She relaxes in your arms when held and loves to cuddle. A real sweetheart! Extra toes and extra furry paws! Spike can be adopted for $62, as she is already spayed, which includes her vaccinations and microchip.

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Pet of the Week – Joan Jett (A204591)

UPDATE 4/23:  Joan Jett has been adopted!

Here is the KBEAR 104.1 Pet of the Week:

Joan Jett (A204591)

Joan Jett (A204591)

Please meet Joan Jett, an adult, female, lab mix. Good-natured, upbeat and very friendly, Joan handles great on leash, wants to please, and really enjoys her walks and outings. She is very affectionate and loves petting as much as her walks. Knows basic commands and loves interacting with people. Super sweet, frisky and fun with a delightful personality! Joan Jett can be adopted for $152, which includes her spay deposit, MOA dog license, vaccinations, and microchip.

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Pet of the Week – Jada (A204586)

UPDATE 4/20:  Jada has been adopted!

Here is the Mix 103.1 Pet of the Week:

Jada (A204586)

Jada (A204586)

Please meet Jada, an adult, female, domestic mediumhair cat. Jada has a very docile and affectionate personality. This youngster purrs softly with contentment when you pet her. She rolls onto her side for more attention and will gaze lovingly at you with her pretty eyes. Super sweet and loving! Jada can be adopted for $142, which includes her spay surgery, vaccinations, and microchip.

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Pet of the Week – Darth Vader (A204354)

UPDATE 4/18:  Darth Vader has gone to one of our rescue partners to find his new home.  Good luck Darth!

Here is the KTVA Channel 11 News Pet of the Week:

Darth Vader (A204354)

Darth Vader (A204354)

Darth Vader will be featured tomorrow morning on KTVA’s Daybreak show!

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Here is Darth Vader, an adult, male, domestic longhair mix cat. This handsome fellow loves any petting—especially head rubs. Darth leans into your hand happily when pet and rolls onto his side for more. He has an affectionate and very gentle personality. He may tell you about his day, too! A real charmer! Darth Vader had already made many friends here at the shelter, one of which is donating the cost of his neuter surgery, reducing his adoption fees by $80! Darth can now be adopted for $72, which includes his neuter surgery, vaccinations, and microchip.

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Pet of the Week – Copper (A160225)

UPDATE 4/21:  Copper has been adopted!

Here is the Anchorage Daily News Dog Blog Pet of the Week:

Copper (A160225)

Copper (A160225)

Please meet Copper, a 5 year old, neutered male, Plott Hound mix. This big handsome guy is friendly, focused and eager to please. Intelligent, a fast and eager learner, he walks well on leash, knows commands, and enjoys interacting with people. He did great with all the other dogs in Shelter Dog Play Group recently. Playful, easy-going, likes his toys and outings of any kind. He’s being treated for an ear infection which may require some veterinary followup. A wonderful all-around companion! Copper can be adopted for $72, as he is already neutered, which includes his MOA dog license, vaccinations, and microchip.

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Pet of the Week – Sydney (A204303)

UPDATE 4/21: Sydney has been adopted!

Here is the KFAT 92.9 /Wolf 96.3 Pet of the Week:

Sydney (A204303)

Sydney (A204303)

Meet Sydney the corn snake! Corn snakes are known for their docile, calm demeanor. They generally grow to between 3-6 feet in length as adults and can live up to 20 years! They are one of the most popular types of pets snakes, due to their size and ease of handling. Snakes can be a great pet for the right person. They have specific needs for housing, temperatures, and feeding, so will do best in a home that understands these needs. Sydney was abandoned and would love to settle into a new reptile loving home! This beautiful, bright orange little slitherer can be adopted for $10.

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