More than just stunning good looks, Harriet is an extremely affectionate lap kitty. If you're looking for a dog, but need lower maintenance, Harriet is your gal!
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Proof that kittens aren't all that, stunning Nena will show you why a middle-aged kitty is a good bet. She's well-behaved and she's learned to appreciate the finer things in life, including a warm lap and a loving family. She deserves a loving forever home and she promises to give you lots of love in return!
Athletic and Affectionate? Jessie is the complete package! She's a 3 year old Beagle/Boxer Mix.
Brice is as smart as he is handsome! He's high trainable and eager to please.
Dory is a local TV star. Our five-month old bully mix helped DC-area viewers of News Channel 8 celebrate National...
The golden retriever sat tied to a tree in a yard, left behind after his owners moved out of the house....
This month we feature Victoria Bottlick, a volunteer since October 2015 who makes sure our animals look their best. As...
DC PAWS relies on volunteers to rescue, find homes and save homeless dogs and cats from rural, under-resourced regions. Meet...