DCSPCA is open for adoptions Tuesday - Sunday 12pm - 5pm
We have many great animals who are looking for their dream homes this week!
DCSPCA is excited to team up with NBC and Telemundo for Clear The Shelters throughout August! This national campaign has helped more than 860,000 pets find homes since 2015. So, let’s find as many dream homes as possible this month for DCSPCA’s adoptable animals!
Read about all of DCSPCA's adoptable pets here.
We encourage you to fill out an application before you come in to begin the adoption process.
Then visit the shelter to meet your newest furry family member!
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Here are just a few of the pets at DCSPCA who are searching for their dream homes this week:
Bailey, the epitome of sweetness and charm, is a four-year-old dog with an overflowing heart filled with love to give. With a sturdy frame weighing 76 pounds, he embodies both strength and grace. A playful spirit resides within him, evident through his unwavering enthusiasm for games of fetch and leisurely walks that allow him to explore the world around him. Bailey possesses an extraordinary talent for scent detection, showcasing his impeccable nose as he expertly sniffs out hidden treats. Above all, his cuddling skills are second to none, and he thrives on showering his chosen human companions with affectionate warmth.
While Bailey's loving nature knows no bounds, it's important to note that he prefers a home without other animals or small children. Bailey promises a lifetime of loyalty, devotion, and endless cuddle sessions to whoever gives him the caring home he deserves.
Meet Chase, a charming and lovable 4-year-old German Shepherd Gordon Setter mix eagerly seeking his dream home. Weighing in at a sturdy 80 pounds, Chase is a striking canine companion with an endearing personality. His affectionate nature makes him a hit with people of all ages, and he thrives on human interaction. Chase's playful spirit is evident as he joyfully bounds through open spaces, making him the perfect companion for long runs or games of fetch.
While Chase is an exceptional buddy to people, it's best for him to be the only four-legged friend in the household.
Due to his substantial size, we recommend placing Chase in a home without children under the age of 13. This ensures a safe and harmonious living arrangement for both Chase and his future family. If you're ready to offer this magnificent boy the love and calmness he deserves, Chase is eagerly awaiting your embrace as his loyal companion.
Meet Apollo, a charming 2-year-old American Staffordshire Terrier eagerly seeking his forever home. Weighing in at a sturdy 58 pounds, this affectionate canine is ready to bring boundless joy to your life. Apollo's favorite pastime is playing fetch, and his enthusiasm for the game is infectious. His lively spirit and wagging tail will surely brighten your days.
While Apollo adores human companionship, he becomes uneasy when restrained or visits the veterinarian. Patience and understanding during these moments will help him feel more secure.
Although Apollo doesn't mind the company of other dogs, he's not particularly interested in playing with them and wants to be in a home without cats. He's more of a social butterfly who thrives on human interaction. If you're searching for a loyal and affectionate furry friend, Apollo is ready to shower you with love and become an inseparable part of your family. Adopt Apollo today and experience the unconditional devotion he has to offer.
Meet Diamond, the radiant feline who sparkles with charm! With her sister Diva, she dreams of a magical kingdom filled with love, catnip, and sunlit windows perfect for whimsical catnaps. As gentle seniors, they hold the wisdom of the ages in their soft purrs. Will you be the hero of their fairy tale? Open the doors to your castle, and let Diamond and Diva enchant your life with feline grace and sparkle!
Meet Diva, a relaxed 14-year-old feline who's anything but diva-like! She's seeking her forever home, ideally with her sister Diamond, because two cats are better than one. A true lover of lounging, Diva finds joy in catnip and catnaps. This pair is ready to fill your home with love and warmth!
Meet Carl, a delightful 12-year-old black cat with a heart full of love and a purrfect personality. Carl is currently seeking his dream home, and he's eager to shower his future family with affection. This super-friendly feline is known for his snuggly nature and adoration of people. All he desires is a cozy and warm abode, where he can curl up on a lap and bask in the love of his human companions.
Carl's amiable disposition extends to children and other cats, making him an ideal addition to any household. Carl has moderate kidney disease, a common condition in cats of his vintage. However, with a simple special diet, his health is easily managed, ensuring he can continue to enjoy a life filled with love and happiness.
Meet Jack Benny, our delightful 1-year-old guinea pig boy. With his super-cute appearance and playful demeanor, he'll brighten up your days in no time. He is eager to find a dream home where he can explore and munch on his favorite treats. If you're looking for a loyal companion that will keep you smiling, Jack Benny is waiting for you at DCSPCA!