The Edge Pet of The Week 8/17


ID# A1817693 – Simba is a 10 year old, Lynx Point, Domestic Shorthair mix. Simba is a true explorer. He loves sniffing and strolling about. He is also a lover boy. He wants your undivided attention while he is being petted and getting his head scratched. Simba is definitely a cat that you want to get to know. If you would like to meet this handsome boy, join the virtual line and visit him at our Eastside shelter.

ID# A1793610 – Stella is a 3 year-old, Black, Labrador Retriever mix. Stella is a sweet and outgoing girl who adores people. She is smart and active, and will thrive in a home with someone who can spend time training her. If Stella is a dog you would like to get to know, she is currently at the Eastside shelter and you can visit her by joining the virtual line to come in our facility and find out for yourself what a wonderful dog she is. 

Albuquerque Animal Welfare News:

Starting Saturday, August 1st, the Eastside Shelter will move over to the QR code sign up system that is currently being utilized atthe Everyday Adoption Center inside the Eubank Petsmart (350 Eubank Blvd NE) and the Westside shelter (11800 Sunset Gardens SW), adoption appointments will no longer be taken. To view and/or adopt pets, simply arrive at either of the open locations.The EAC opens at 10, West side and East side opens at 11. The last customer will be assisted no later than 4:15. A QR code at the door that will put you “in line” to enter the facility. When it is your turn, you will be contacted and advised to enter. You will have no more than 45 minutes in which to meet a maximum of three pets and process the adoption paperwork. All open locations are closed on Mondays.

AWD will continue with its mission to save animal lives and also comply with social distancing recommendations.

All adoptions will take place at AWD’s Eastside and Westside facilities and the Everyday Adoption Center, located inside of Petsmart at 350 Eubank NE.

Please visitwww.cabq.gov/petsto see available pets. To sign up as foster home please emailAWDFoster@cabq.gov

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