Category Archives: Animal Services

Articles Cat of the Week 07-21-14

Cat of the Week – Meet Socks!

Snuggle me, hold me, purr with me! A lovable and adorable little guy, Socks is everything a family could want in a kitty. We couldn’t help but pick this friendly one year old for our featured Cat of the Week here at Arlington Animal Services. Socks loves people and enjoys giving and receiving love from everyone. His little “purr motor” is always  revved up and ready for attention. Socks is a sweet orange and white Tabby male weighing six pounds, with  unusual tabby markings along with some spots of white on his sides and belly. Come visit him and see Read more…

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Dog of the Week – Meet Copper

C’mon, let’s play! Looking at his sweet face, full of smiles and love we couldn’t help but pick Copper as the Dog of the Week at Arlington Animal Services. His friendly disposition and handsome smile are waiting to welcome you home each and every day! Copper is a social dog who loves being around people and enjoys being outside playing fetch with balls and ropes. Young and energetic, Copper loves to please and is very toy motivated. Copper was previously “crate trained” knows several commands including sit, wait, potty, and outside. Copper is a Catahoula Mix and is approximately five months Read more…

Articles Dog of the Week 07-14-14

Dog of the Week – Meet Dexter

Meet Dexter, our special Dog of The Week! Dexter is a little shy and afraid when he first meets you, but warms up very quickly when you show him affection. It’s very difficult for Dexter when he is around a bunch of noisy dogs and in a strange environment. He would probably do very well in a quiet household with grown children. Chihuahuas are known to be very devoted to their owners. Wouldn’t you like to welcome Dexter into your home and receive that devotion in return? Dexter appears to be housebroken. He is a white, long haired Chihuahua mix and Read more…

Articles Cat of the Week 07-14-14

Cat of the Week – Meet Oscar

Meet Oscar, the chosen Cat of the Week. Oscar is a two month old male, and weighs two pounds. He is a brown and black tabby. Even at his young age, Oscar has already been introduced to a dog and another cat in his previous home! Even though Oscar is a very active kitty, he thoroughly enjoys attention. He will follow you around like a little puppy until you respond by giving him the attention that he deserves. Oscar is up to date on all core vaccinations. Ready for his “furr-ever” home, he is available for adoption today! Come to Read more…

Articles Cat of the Week 07-07-14

Cat of the Week – Meet Lily

Looking for a wonderful and calm lap kitty? If so, Lily, the Animal Services’ Center’s featured Cat of the Week is a great choice! This gorgeous Domestic Shorthair, weighing 5.4 pounds is a little shy at first, but is very much a snuggle bug that enjoys affection. Lily is female about a year old, with the most beautiful markings you will ever find. The color patterns in her fur are very unique – white, with a combination of tiger and leopard-like markings. Lily likes to be held, and absolutely loves a gentle rub behind her ears that is sure to Read more…

Articles Dog of the Week 07-07-14

Dog of the Week – Meet Rocko

Meet Rocko—the Arlington Animal Services’ chosen Dog of the Week! Rocko is a fun-loving Labrador Retriever/Standard Poodle mix, weighing in at 58 pounds. Rocko is a male, estimated to be about a year and a half old. He is black with lighter color fur highlighting his face. Rocko likes toys, and is a high energy boy that would love an active family, especially one with a yard to play in. An adult family, or one with older children would be the best match to provide Rocko a permanent home. He still has puppy-like playfulness and would benefit from the free training Read more…

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Cat of the Week – Meet Captain

Meet Captain—Captain is our chosen Cat of the Week. This handsome male is a three month old Domestic Shorthair that is solid blue in color. Get ready for the 4th of July by adopting a blue kitten in honor of the red, white, and blue this week. This sweet kitten is very playful and would be a welcome addition to any household. When he’s not being active, he likes to be held and be on the receiving end of your affections. So, strike up the band and come meet the Captain. He is located in the adoption mall in CA29, and Read more…

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Dog of the Week – Meet Droopy

Meet Droopy, the Arlington Animal Services Dog of the Week. Weighing in at 50 pounds, this male red & white Basset Hound mix is about three years old. Droopy is like most basset hounds exhibiting sweet and gentle characteristics. Bassets like to do tricks for food and with positive reinforcement and gentle training. Droopy might be able to “sing for his supper” as well. Droopy would probably do well in a household with older children. Come on out and meet this wonderful dog today! Droopy is in the adoption mall in DA2, and his identification number is 23061808. Shelter location Read more…

Dog of the Week – Meet Casey

Meet Casey—Arlington Animal Services chosen dog of the week! She is a very playful sweetheart and would love to have a permanent home. This 13 pound brown, white and black female Shepherd mix is about three and a half months old and came into the shelter as a stray. What a fun loving puppy, ready to go to a new home! Her puppy energy is infectious. Casey loves to play with toys and she would benefit from positive reinforcement and training. Come meet Casey and let her share the dog days of summer with you! Casey is located in Dog Read more…

Cat of the Week – Meet Leah

Leah is an adorable three month old, female Tortoiseshell kitten. She came to our shelter with four other siblings and spent her early days in our Foster Care Program. She is now old enough to be adopted. She is a constant source of entertainment. Leah loves to purr – so much so that, when she is picked up, words to the song, Get your Motor Running! may immediately come to mind. She would love to find a guardian worthy of her affections. She is located in Cat Condo 1 in our Adoption Mall, and her ID number is A22601251. Leah Read more…