The Edge Pet of The Week 10/19


ID# A1821017 – Mr. Squirm is a 3 year old, Brown, Tabbby Domestic Shorthair mix. Mr. Squirm is a handsome and amiable fellow. He enjoys the company of humans and will snuggle up if you are willing to cuddle chasing toys is for other kitties. Mr. Squirm prefers pets to playtime. If you would like to meet Mr. Squirm, go to our Eastside shelter and join the virtual line.

ID# A1560918 – Gus Gus is a 12 year-old, Tan, American Pitbull Terrier mix. Meet Gus Gus, he is 12 years old, but he still has plenty of spunk in him. He enjoys a good game of FETCH and he has no problem entertaining himself with toys. Gus Gus is a smart boy, he knows sit and will shake for treats. You would definitely be getting a very sweet dog, with lots of love to give, if you took home Gus Gus. To meet him, sign up at the Eastside by getting in 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 visit www.cabq.gov/pets to see available pets. To sign up as foster home please email AWDFoster@cabq.gov