The Edge Pet of The Week 9/21


ID# A1790454 – Gail is a 7 year old, Black, Domestic Shorthair mix. Gail is a little shy at first but if allowed her own space, she will warm up and want attention. She will roll over and suck up all the petting that you can give her. Gail is a very quiet and mellow girl, but will occasionally chirp and meow to let you know she is aware of you. If Gail is a kitty you can see in your life, stop by the Eastside shelter and sign up in the virtual line.

ID# A1799529 – Osa is a 1 year-old,Tricolor, German Shepherd mix. Osa is seeking a human who will give her all the love and attention that she deserves. She has a sweet personality, loves to cuddle and will roll over on her back to receive belly rubs. Osa is also a smart girl, she knows sit and can be motivated by praise and lots of petting to learn more. Osa currently lives at the Eastside shelter, but would love to have a home to call her own. If you would like to meet her, join the virtual line at the Eastside shelter.

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