Fred — Anatolian shepherd mix

ID No: 433528.

Age: 1½ years.

Qualities: A handsome boy with a great attitude, Fred loves to play ball.

Fee: September adoption specials for first responders and seniors.

Contact: Pima Animal Care Center, 243-5900.

Meet: PACC, 4000 N. Silverbell Road, noon-7 p.m. Mondays-Fridays; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

Hugo — cat

ID No.: 449551.

Age: 2 years.

Qualities: Do you like orange? Then this handsome and sweet gentleman is for you.

Fee: September adoption specials for first responders and seniors.

Contact: Pima Animal Care Center.

Modecai — Orange domestic medium-hair

Age: 5 months.

Qualities: He is a happy, spunky, playful boy. Come meet him and his mom, Sunny.

Fee: $99 or $150 with Sunny.

Contact: PAWsitively Cats at 289-2747 or

Meet: Petco, 11985 N. Oracle Road, Oro Valley, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday.

Roona — Domestic shorthair

Age: 5 months.

Qualities: Very playful, this sweet kitten will purr to remind you that she loves you.

Fee: $99 or $150 with one of her littermates.

Contact: PAWsitively Cats at 241-9670 or

Meet: Petco, 9640 E. 22nd St., 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday.

Rocky — Golden retriever

Age: 2 years.

Qualities: Rocky is a smart, friendly boy. He likes children, but he’s a big dog and he likes to jump, so small children are not a good fit.

Needs: Rocky has been an outside dog, so he needs a family willing to invest in his training. He would love to find a home that would accommodate him and his friend Cami, with whom he has spent his outdoor life.

Fee: $300.

Contact: Southern Arizona Golden Retriever Rescue,, or call 792-4653.

Meet: By appointment.

Gizmo — Border collie mix

Age: 8 years.

Qualities: Gizmo is a kind, gentle, lovable and friendly 67-pound gal, as is her sister, Tango, with whom she has been since birth.

Needs: To be adopted with Tango.

Fee: $85 for both.

Contact: The Animal League of Green Valley at 625-3170 or

Meet: TALGV, 1600 W. Duval Mine Road, Green Valley, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. daily.

Tabster – Tabby shorthair

Age: 4 years.

Qualities: Tabster is a handsome, affectionate boy who lived in a home with multiple cats, dogs and people. He is a perfect choice to fit into just about any household.

Fee: $65.

Contact: The Animal League of Green Valley.

Luke — Beagle mix

Age: 4 years.

Qualities: Luke has a great disposition. He loves to give and get lots affection.

Needs: Luke is a special-needs dog with a skin condition that is healing well.

Fee: $50.

Contact: Southern Arizona Beagle Rescue, 247-7720 or

Meet: By appointment.

Cubby — Beagle-Lab mix

Age: 7 years.

Qualities: Cubby is a beautiful adult male beagle and Lab mix. He is lovely family dog and a good protector.

Fee: $125.

Contact: Southern Arizona Beagle Rescue.

Angelina — Dapple-gray mare

Age: 14 years.

Qualities: A Percheron cross, she has ground training and some training under saddle.

Needs: She will need further training with an experienced person, attention and a companion animal.

Fee: $1,500.

Contact: Equine Voices Rescue & Sanctuary at 398-2814,

Meet: By appointment.

Fred — Buff-and-white cat

Age: 10 months.

Qualities: Fred is a gorgeous, laid-back cat, waiting for his own forever home.

Needs: Indoor-only home.

Fee: $75.

Contact: Feline Ink, 795-1312;

Granger — Gray-and-white cat

Age: 2 years.

Qualities: A gentle, loving fellow, Granger would make a great lap cat.

Needs: Indoor-only home.

Fee: $75.

Contact: Feline Ink.

Everett — Gray domestic medium-hair

Age: 2 years.

Qualities: He’s a fun-loving, playful kitty who loves to be petted. Give him fuzzy balls and fuzzy mice and he’ll give you hours of antics that will have you smiling.

Needs: An indoor-only home.

Fee: $65, which includes spay/neuter and current shots.

Contact: Paws Patrol in Green Valley at 207-4024 or

Meet: By appointment.

Danny — Greyhound

Age: 2 years.

Qualities: This medium-size boy is a bit shy when he first meets someone, but once he gets to know you he is friendly. His cat and dog status is not known. He is in foster learning the ropes of family living. Danny is spayed, housebroken, microchipped and current with shots.

Fee: $250.

Contact: Southern Arizona Greyhound Adoption, 955-7421. Or fill out an adoption application at

Toulousse — Xoloitzcuintli (Mexican hairless) mix

Age: 1½ years.

Qualities: This little guy is sweet and calm. He’s also quiet and likes other dogs and cats.

Fee: $175.

Contact: Call SAFE (Saving Animals From Euthanasia) at 349-8637,

Meet: Dogs at Petco, 5405 E. Broadway, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Cat adoptions at PetSmart, 7727 E. Broadway at Pantano Road, noon-3 p.m. Saturday.

Taffy — Shi Tzu/Brussles griffon mix

Age: 3 years.

Qualities: A adorable petite girl, Taffy is very friendly with everyone she meets.

Fee: $175.

Contact: SAFE.

Big Bertha — Polydactyl cat

ID No.: 763714.

Age: 4 years.

Qualities: Big Bertha is a 25-pound sweetheart with six extra toes and a larger-than-life personality.

Needs: A permanent place in your heart and home.

Fee: $80

Contact: The Humane Society of Southern Arizona, 327-6088, Ext. 106, or

Meet: At 3450 N. Kelvin Blvd. (just off Fort Lowell Road between North Dodge Boulevard and North Country Club Road) 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and noon-5 p.m. Sundays.

Lilly — Akita mix

ID No.: 756652.

Age: 3 years.

Qualities: Lilly, a loyal and lovable couch potato, just wants to be by your side.

Needs: A quiet, mellow home where she can feel at ease.

Fee: $80.

Contact: The Humane Society of Southern Arizona.

Nora — German shepherd

Age: 8 years.

Qualities: This beautiful girl is a gentle giant, preferring to lick the camera instead of having her picture taken. She does OK with other dogs, and has been ignoring the cats at the shelter.

Contact: Hope Animal Shelter, 2011 E. 12th St., 792-9200 or for an application.

Meet: Noon-4 p.m. Fridays-Sundays.

Oso — Chow chow-retriever mix

Age: 8 years.

Qualities: Friendly and loving, Oso would be a wonderful family dog.

Needs: Oso likes to be inside most of the time, and can’t be unsupervised in a yard from which he could escape.

Fee: $100.

Contact: HOPE.