The Edge Pet of The Week 12/7


ID# A1822411 – Perdy is a 2 year old, Tortie, Domestic Shorthair mix.  Perdy is perky and pretty. This tortie girl is friendly and sweet and loves lots of petting. Perdy is a little chatty but only has upbeat and happy things. If you would like a charming kitty companion to brighten your life, take a chance on Perdy, go to the website and set up an appointment at the Eastside shelter.  

ID# A1819948 – Canyon is a 3 year-old, Gray, American Pit Bull Terrier mix. Looking for an adorable dog to snuggle with this winter and get back into shape with when it starts to get warmer? Come meet Canyon! She is a little timid at first, but warms up and is ready to do fun stuff with a good friend. This gentle girl likes to get out for a brisk walk and also enjoys cuddling up and relaxing. Set up an appointment at the Eastside shelter to meet Canyon 

Albuquerque Animal Welfare News:

AWD is continuing with appointment-only adoptions thru Thursday, 12/10. Beginning Friday, 12/11, both shelter locations will conduct animal viewing and adoptions through a first come, first serve basis. This will be accomplished by signing up for a virtual line. To view and/or adopt pets, simply arrive at either of the open location. This is in an effort for AWD to continue with its mission to save animal lives and also comply with social distancing recommendations. Anyone wanting to adopt a pet is asked to visit www.cabq.gov/pets to see available pets and to call 311 to schedule an adoption appointment.

Eastside Adoption Center, 8920 Lomas Blvd NE; 10:30 to 6, closed Monday and Wednesday is set aside for high risk individuals

Westside Adoption Center, 11800 Sunset Gardens SW; 10:30 to 6, closed Mondays

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 adoptions will take place at AWD’s Eastside and Westside facilities, The Everyday Adoption Center inside Petsmart and Lucky Paws inside Coronado mall remain closed.

Please visit www.cabq.gov/pets to see available pets and then call 311 to schedule an adoption. To sign up as foster home please email AWDFoster@cabq.gov