3Sparkles is a 7-year-old leopard gecko. Junior is a 3-year-old rabbit.

Loudoun County Animal Shelter, 3920 Charles Town Pike (Route 9), makes animals available for adoption by eligible residents 18 and older. See more animals at www.loudoun.gov/animals. Adoption hours are noon to 6 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays, noon to 8 p.m. Wednesdays and noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Information: 540-882-3211 or 703-777-0406.