Tag Archives: Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week: Oliver

photo of oliver

Simon and I have a dog named Oliver, who we think is a corgi/chihuahua mix. He is around 11 years old and weighs 18 pounds. I adopted Oliver from an animal shelter in my hometown in North Carolina in July of 2011 when he was 4 years old. Oliver and I became bonded quickly, and he has […]

Posted in Staff Bytes | Tagged | Leave a comment

Pet of the Week: Fiona

Photo of a cat

I adopted Fiona from the Fulton County animal shelter in 2010, when she was just a little baby. I chose her because when I walked past her cage, Fiona was climbing on her cage mate and biting his ears. I figured a feisty cat is the best kind of cat. Even though she was tri-colored, […]

Posted in Staff Bytes | Tagged | Leave a comment

Pet of the Week: Riley

Kevin Moran and his wife adopted Riley from the local Best Friends Animal Shelter in the fall of 2017. Riley had a rough start in life. He was rescued in 2016 from an abusive hoarding situation by Troup County Animal Control. He was about 4 years old when he was rescued, after having been chained […]

Posted in Staff Bytes | Tagged | Leave a comment

Pet of the week: Mina

Gretchen Warner (graphics designer, CCR) adopted Mina in January 2018, after coming across her profile on PetFinder, wearing a red sweater in her photo. The profile read, “proud mother of 4 beautiful babies” and that she was “dropped off at the shelter in a laundry basket” with her babies. She had a calcium deficiency and […]

Posted in Staff Bytes | Tagged | Leave a comment

Pet(s) of the week: Buddy, DD, Stormy, Scarlett, Blackie, Spencer, Josie, and Gracie

Photo of horses

Susan Greene (project manager, PMO) and her partner Linda have eight pets: two horses, three dogs, and three cats: Buddy, DD, Stormy, Scarlett, Blackie, Spencer, Josie, and Gracie! Buddy is a Tennessee Walking horse that they rescued from a bad situation back in 2011. The vet thinks he looks to be around 25 years old. He […]

Posted in Staff Bytes | Tagged | Leave a comment

Pet(s) of the week: Houdini and Hobbit

Photo of a dog

The Pets of the Week, which come from the home of Kat Boushell (but are hilariously not cats), are Houdini and Hobbit. Houdini is a coonhound and Hobbit is a terrier mix. Kat’s family got Houdini six years age from the Atlanta Humane Society. He was rescued from a hoarder in South Georgia who was featured […]

Posted in Staff Bytes | Tagged | Leave a comment

Pet(s) of the Week: Noodle and Pippi

Photo of two dogs

Noodle and Pippi are proudly owned by Kathy and Chris Britt-Rogers. Noodle, the red one, is a Pomeranian/miniature poodle mix. Pippi is tri-colored and is sheltie/papillon mix. Both are rescues that were adopted from Angels Among Us Pet Rescue. Kathy and Chris had adopted Noodle from Angels Among Us, then began taking part in their […]

Posted in Staff Bytes | Tagged | Leave a comment