Mrs. Joy Butterworth, a 3-year-old spayed mixed-breed dog, is available from the Fairfax County Animal Shelter. Jacky, a 4-year-old 15-pound neutered miniature pinscher, is available from the Humane Society of Fairfax County.
The Fairfax County Animal Shelter, 4500 West Ox Rd., has animals available for adoption. More animals can be seen at petango.com. Animal viewing and adoption hours are noon to 7 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. The shelter is closed holidays. For information, call 703-830-1100. The Humane Society of Fairfax County offers animals for adoption. Call 703-385-7387 or go to hsfc.org for information. The Fairfax City Animal Shelter is at Town and Country Animal Hospital, 9836 Fairfax Blvd. Call 703-273-2110 or go to fairfaxva.gov and click “Animal Control” on the department’s main page.