The Edge Pet of The Week 9/28


ID# A1798064 – Socks is a 1 year-old,Domestic Medium hair mix. Socks is an all-around great cat, he is friendly with both people and other cats too. At Sometimes, he can be a little timid, and needs patience and time to meet new friends. Socks would love to reside in a quiet home, where from time to time, he can be entertained with a cat dancer toy. If you think Socks might be the cat for you, come to our Eastside shelter and sign up to our virtual line.

ID# A1168110 – Salvadore is a 7 year old, Blue, American Pit Bull Terrier mix. Here is a handsome boy who is looking for a home that is the right fit. Around people, Salvadore is super easy going and enjoys moments of relaxation by a friendly companion. He is treat motivated, enjoys exploring, but would very much prefer to be a one and only dog in the home. If you would like to find out just how much Salvadore is ready and willing to fit into your home, stop by the Eastside shelter to meet him and sign up to our virtual line.

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