Rescued beagles arrive at Fairfax County shelter in anticipation of adoptions

The Fairfax County Animal Shelter is about to become a paw-pular place for beagle devotees, with 16 pooches saved from a Virginia research facility last month set to go up for adoption later this week.

On Monday morning (Aug. 8), a number of the spirited, tail-wagging beagles made their first public appearance since arriving at their new, temporary home. Dogs with names like Rosebud, Mint, and Bergamot hopped around in the grass, knawed on a toy, and sat in their water bowl outside of the facility.

Read more…

Recent Stories

Menstrual pads and tampons (via Natracare on Unsplash) The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors is marking Women’s History Month with a menstrual supply drive. Starting today (Monday) through March 29,…

A pair of geese on a median in the Vienna Metro station parking lot (photo by Amy Woolsey) Free Bikeshare Rides Offered During Bus Strike — “Fairfax County is offering…

Shreve Road approaching the Pioneer Lane intersection in Idylwood (via Google Maps) Detectives have charged a 17-year-old boy with DUI-related manslaughter and maiming in a Nov. 20 crash that killed…

Donations for the Club Phoenix Teen Council’s HeroBox drive are being collected at the Vienna Community Center (staff photo by Angela Woolsey) Some teenage volunteers in Vienna have teamed up…

×

Subscribe to our mailing list