Adoption

Sharkey the 7-year-old Pomeranian mix. (courtesy: Baltimore Humane Society)

Pet of the Week: Sharkey the Pomeranian mix

Wanna take me home? I bet you do. I’m Sharkey, an active senior guy who needs a forever home.

05/11/2015

Pongo the bluetick coonhound-beagle mix. (credit: Baltimore Humane Society)

Pet of the Week: Pongo the Bluetick Coonhound-Beagle Mix

Are you in search of a giant puppy who has lots of energy and loves life? My name is Pongo and I would love to meet you!

04/20/2015

Lord Nelson the domestic shorthair mix. (credit: Baltimore Humane Society)

Pet of the Week: Lord Nelson the Domestic Shorthair Mix

Hello everyone, I’m Lord Nelson and I am a super sweet and social guy in need of a loving forever home.

04/13/2015

Pet of the Week: Layla

Pet of the Week: Layla the Terrier Pit Bull Mix

Are you looking for a playful and social girl to join your family? Well then, I think I am the perfect match for you!

03/09/2015

Pet of the Week: Mindy

Pet of the Week: Mindy the Domestic Shorthair Mix

Mindy’s my name! I’m a petite girl, who thinks she’s a kitten, but, fooled ya’, I’m all growed up.

03/02/2015

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Va. Senate Panel Rejects Adoption by Unmarried Gay Couples

A Virginia Senate committee has rejected a proposal to provide adoption rights to unmarried gay couples.

01/23/2015

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D.C. Courthouse to Celebrate ‘Adoption Day’

Over 30 children in Washington will have their adoptions finalized as part of “Adoption Day” at Superior Court.

11/19/2014

Washington Animal Rescue League Shift Supervisor Miles Gray pets a stray dog from Sochi, Russia, inside its 'doggie den' at the league's shelter March 27, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Most Sochi Dogs Ready for Adoption

Most of the dogs that were rescued from the streets of Sochi and are now at the Washington Animal Rescue League are ready for their forever homes.

04/04/2014

Mitt Romney says he has accepted an apology from an MSNBC host who joked about a Christmas picture that included the 2012 Republican presidential candidate's adopted, African-American grandson. (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Romney Accepts Apology From MSNBC Host

Mitt Romney says he has accepted an apology from an MSNBC host who joked about a Christmas picture that included the 2012 Republican presidential candidate’s adopted, African-American grandson.

01/05/2014

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Foster Care, Adoption Funding Proposed in Va.

Gov. Bob McDonnell is proposing nearly $28 million in state funding in the next two-year budget cycle for the foster care system and adoption efforts.

12/13/2013

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