Washington, DC

If you have any animal/pet photos you’d like to share for the regular fix please send an email to princeofpetworth(at)gmail(dot)com with ‘Animal Fix’ in the title and say the name of your pet and your neighborhood. AdoPtville is run by two volunteers who compile these pets weekly from local shelters.

Say hello to beautiful Poppy! At 12 years young, this fluffy sweetheart was surrendered to a shelter following the death of her person. She has been treated for her medical concerns including dental cleaning and heart disease, for which she is on medication to help her continue to have a great life. With treatment, Poppy has flourished! She shows no signs of slowing down now. If you are looking for a gentle dog that loves to be carried around, is loyal and small, this 6.5-pound sweetheart is ready to furnish you with all the love and devotion she can muster! How can you resist this easy going girl who gets along great with other dogs, cats, and older kids? You can’t! Find out more and apply to adopt Poppy today!

Meet Sabrina! This adorable Grey Tabby will be 4 years old in August, and the birthday gift she wants most is a home of her own where she can flop over for a good petting or brushing. Sabrina would love to lay in front of the window and watch the birds, or just enjoy a cat nap in the sun! She is such a great indoor girl who is quiet and loves her home life. Sabrina gets along with other cats, dogs and older kids. Won’t you give this birthday girl the best present of all? A home!! Find out more about this sweet girl and apply for Sabrina today!


Volunteer PSA – Our extreme heat presents danger to our pets as well as people. Find out more about how to keep your pet safe here. If you see an animal in distress due to heat, please contact your local animal control immediately. DC Animal Control / HLE is available 24 hours at (202) 576-6664. In Montgomery County, call 911 for animal-related emergencies, including heat emergencies. In Arlington, contact 703-931-9241.


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