Pets of the Week

Look who had their 15 minutes of fame this week! The pets love the pupperazzi and the chance to share their stories. Sorry, no pawtographs, but they are accepting interviews for new homes.

black and white tuxedo cat

WWYZ Radio
Tune in on Facebook Live on Wednesdays at 11 a.m.

Marina comes to CHS from local animal control seeking her forever after. She is 3-months old and very well-socialized. Her two favorite things are to cuddle with a human friend and explore. She is always purring and is a very content kitty. She is confident, yet appropriate so should be a good fit for most families. She may even enjoy sharing with another friendly pet. Visit her in Newington!

brown tiger maine coon cat

Fox CT
Tune in on Tuesday mornings.

Sookie is a 5-year old Maine Coon mix. She would like to be the only cat in the home but may enjoy living with a friendly dog. Adults and kids who are gentle and respectful of pets are the types of people she likes best. She is very sweet, enjoys quiet time with her human friends. Visit her in Newington today!

himalayan guinea pig

NBC Connecticut
Tune in on Sunday mornings.

Meet Peggy, a 1-year old Himalayan Guinea pig. No, she doesn’t come from the Himalayas – the name comes from her coloring. She has lived with other piggies before so may do well with another female. She is a little squirmy at first, but then settles in for cuddling quite nicely. Visit her in Newington today!

black cat with yellow eyes

WBMW Radio
Tune in on Monday mornings.

Stimpy is a 5-month old kitten who is still trying to figure out where he fits in the world. He is a little shy when first meeting someone new, but warms up quickly once he knows he’s safe. He may do well in a home with other feline friends that can help him develop his confidence. Visit Waterford today to take this great pet home.

grey and white tuxedo cat

WICC Radio
Tune in on Wednesday mornings.

Precious is a 15-year old cat in good health, with a sweet disposition. She was much loved by her foster parents, and is now looking for a retirement home. She is likely to prefer a less active home, where she can sit around in the windowsill and be petted. She has received dental care, so will go out a happy, healthy, vaccinated pet. Visit her in Westport today.

Sponsored Pets

Local pet lovers and pet-loving businesses sponsor the care of hard-to-place pets making it possible for them to go home more quickly.

white and tan pit bull

Sponsored by Monaco Ford
12 years old
Pit bull mix
Altered male

Don’t let the number fool you. Diesel is 12-years young and will need a family that is able to give him plenty of exercise. He still likes to have lots of fun. He is suited to living in a single family home or condo. Kids over 10 are best and he may be interested in sharing with another pet. Seeking a family with large dog experience. Visit him in Newington today!

long haired tortoise cat

Sponsored by Kristin
7 years old
Domestic long hair mix
Spayed female

Lilly is one of a bonded pair of kitties. She needs to go home with her very best friend Shiba. They would prefer kids over 8 years old and may consider sharing with another pet. Both of these kitties are quiet and reserved. A peaceful home would be their dream come true. Visit them in Newington today!

Please note: the pets featured here were available at the time of posting. Pets are adopted daily and so the availability of those pictured cannot be guaranteed. There is always a great selection of companion pets. Visit to view the pets currently available or in person to find the perfect friend for your family!