DCSPCA is open for adoptions Tuesday - Sunday 12pm - 5pm.
Happy Halloween! We have many great animals who would love to celebrate the spooky season with you. Here are just a few of them.
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!
Read about all of DCSPCA's adoptable pets here.
Lucas is a charming and handsome 4-year-old tuxedo boy who has been through a lot and is now ready to move into his dream home with a loving human. Lucas may be a bit shy at first, but once he warms up to you, he becomes your best friend. Treats and catnip are the easiest way to his heart. He loves greeting the humans he knows best with chirps in the morning before breakfast.
Lucas is a playful cat who loves the company of other cats. He would be happiest in a home with feline friends to hang out with and keep him company.
Lucas loves attention when he is feeling comfortable and is excited to find a new home where he can finally relax and be himself. If you are searching for a sweet and playful feline companion, Lucas is the cat for you!
Daisy Belle is a beautiful and loving 5-year-old girl who is currently living at the DCSPCA thrift shop. She is an extremely affectionate cat and has so much love to give to her new family. Unfortunately, her best feline friend recently passed away, who was also a thrift store cat.
Daisy Belle does have a heart murmur and chronic kidney disease, which are common conditions among cats. However, these conditions do not define her, and she is still a happy and playful lady who is ready to bring joy and love to her new family.
Meet Wafflez, the enchanting 15-year-old white and orange cat eagerly awaiting his loving dream home. With a heart full of affection, this adorable feline is sure to steal your heart. Wafflez cherishes cuddles and delights in basking in warm sunlight by the window, his favorite spot to observe the world outside.
Though he has been diagnosed with hyperthyroidism, his condition is well-managed with medication, and it never dampens his spirits. Additionally, Wafflez has a mild heart murmur, but that doesn't stop him from spreading his love abundantly. Despite his medical challenges, he remains resilient and brings joy to anyone lucky enough to know him.
Wafflez yearns for a loving home where he can share his unwavering affection and companionship. If you're seeking a loyal and endearing feline companion, Wafflez might be the perfect match for you. Open your heart to this exceptional kitty and experience the warmth and joy he brings to your life.
Browny is a charming 5-year-old guinea pig. This adorable little guy weighs in at a healthy 3 pounds and boasts a beautiful coat of brown and white fur that's sure to catch your eye. Browny's playful and lively nature is perfectly complemented by his cute, squeaky noises that are sure to bring a smile to your face.
Browny has already faced his share of challenges in life. He was surrendered to the shelter by his previous owners, who were no longer able to care for him. However, Browny remains optimistic and hopeful, eagerly waiting for his dream home.
Meet Bolt, a lively and energetic Patterdale Terrier. This little diva is full of life and loves nothing more than being the center of attention. Bolt has a larger-than-life personality and he's sure to charm anyone who meets him.
Although Bolt enjoys playing and interacting with humans, he would need to be the only pet in the household as he likes to have all the attention for himself. Bolt loves to play games like tug-of-war and keep away, and he's always willing to work for a treat.
Bolt will need an experienced owner who can provide him with the necessary patience, understanding, and ongoing training he needs and deserves. Bolt is always eager to please and loves to learn new commands and tricks.
Bolt would make a loyal and loving companion to anyone who is willing to give him a chance. If you're looking for a dog with plenty of personality and energy, Bolt might just be the perfect match for you!
Blitzen is a striking 6-year-old male German Shepherd with a heart full of love. This charming canine found his way to our shelter due to his previous owner's housing predicaments. Blitzen is working on self-improvement where socializing is concerned. However, he forms a deep, trusting bond once comfortable, particularly with women, becoming an incredibly devoted companion.
Blitzen revels in the great outdoors, whether he's accompanying you on tranquil walks or simply relaxing in your presence. Playful at heart, he cherishes interactive moments, although he prefers to be the only pet, craving undivided attention. Blitzen suits a household where lengthy alone time is minimal.
Ideal adopters are those familiar with his breed's unique traits, offering patience, guidance, and a pet-free environment. Ready for unwavering loyalty? Blitzen awaits, eager to embark on a loving, permanent journey together.
Meet Banjo, a vibrant 1-year-old, 58-pound male mixed breed pup eagerly awaiting his dream home. Banjo is a bundle of joy with an infectious, happy-go-lucky spirit that'll brighten any day. Bursting with energy, he's always up for an adventure, making him the perfect companion for an active family.
Banjo is a social butterfly who adores the company of other dogs, making him an ideal addition to a multi-pet household. His two favorite pastimes are playing fetch and engaging in epic tug-of-war battles, ensuring endless entertainment for his lucky family.
Banjo's boundless love and zest for life make him an exceptional choice for a loving family looking to provide him with the dream home he deserves. Adopt Banjo and embark on a joyful journey filled with wagging tails and happy memories.