2015 Pets of the Month

//2015 Pets of the Month

December 2015 Pet of the Month

Meet Aristotle!

Name: Aristotle

Breed: Netherland Dwarf mix

Likes: Food – pellets, hay, lettuce, basil, cilantro, fruits, treats – you name it, he loves it! Roaming free in his apartment; “Reading” (aka shredding) magazines; being with his people; hanging out under furniture and in a bookshelf; watching sports on TV.

It’s 7:30 a.m. on a Saturday! Why am I still in my cage with no breakfast??

Dislikes: […]

November 2015 Pet of the Month

Meet Ling!

Name: Ling

Breed: Siamese

Likes: Having her people to herself in her throne room (aka the bedroom, where the boy cats aren’t allowed); helping with projects around the house and making sure they are being done right; greeting visitors; running to inspect any loud noises (while the others run away); being told how beautiful she is; getting under the covers in the winter, and rolling […]

October 2015 Pet of the Month

Meet Ernie!

Name: Ernie

Breed: Domestic short hair tabby

Likes: Napping on a chair on the patio, napping on a chair in the living room, napping on a chair in the den… you get the idea.

More treats, please.

Dislikes: Riding in a vehicle

About Ernie: Ernie came into our household in August, 2000 having won our hearts at a Petsmart adoption event – where we also adopted […]

September 2015 Pet of the Month

Meet Brio!

Name: Brio

Breed: Terrier mix

Likes: Walks, sitting in the front window watching the world go by.

You will obey my commands!

Dislikes: Television, cell phones, and anything else that takes your attention away from her.

About Brio: She is a third generation Sit-A-Pet doggie! She is named after the musical notation “allegro con brio” which means to play fast with spirit, which describes her perfectly. […]

August 2015 Pet of the Month

Meet Justice!

Name: Justice

Breed: Himalayan

Likes: Shoulder rides, sunbathing, herding my humans to bed at night.

Pick me up! We haven’t cuddled in, like, ten minutes!

Dislikes: Variations from the routine!

About Justice: I got my unusual name because, after a cruel injustice was done to me, a number of Good Samaritans worked to save my life, and so, in the end, justice was done… It’s a […]

July 2015 Pet of the Month

Meet Sunny!

Name: Sunny

Breed: Cockatiel

Likes: To fly around.

If someone is called a bird brain I take that as a compliment!

Dislikes: To go back in my cage.

About Sunny: Hi everyone, I’m down at Ocean City right now. I go back and forth in my human parents’ car from Chevy Chase every month. The toll booth person at the bay bridge thinks I’m very handsome. […]

June 2015 Pet of the Month

Meet Corky!

Name: Corky

Breed: Domestic Shorthair

Likes: Birdwatching, lap time, flowers, people, looking down from a height

Where’s my lap?

Dislikes: Thunderstorms, fireworks

About Corky: Corky and his brother, Tinker, had a tough start to life, but after being rescued they found a comfortable, happy home. Corky was diagnosed with a serious heart ailment and the prognosis was not good. However, he has defied the odds with […]

May 2015 Pet of the Month

Meet Pepsi!

Name: Pepsi. a/k/a Pepsi Cat

Breed: Domestic Shorthair (Orange Tabby)

Likes: To be fed by teaspoon; belly rubs; being brushed HIS way! to watch an occasional nature program on TV; sit outside on screened porch, absorb sounds and watch the action from perch on top of table; give appreciative licks; climb his scratching post and balance precariously for fun while swatting at flying feather toy; […]

April 2015 Pet of the Month

Meet Stumpy!

Name: Stumpy

Breed: Leopard Gecko (Lavender or Mac snow morph)

Likes: He likes hiding inside his hollow rock. All day. During feeding time, he loves waiting at the opening of his hollow rock, which faces down. There he waits for an unlucky cricket to pass under it and, WUMP, the cricket is gone! He also likes occasionally sitting on his owner’s hand during tank cleaning. […]

March 2015 Pet of the Month

Meet Daisy!

Name: Daisy; Nickname: “Daisy Doodle”

Breed: Ragdoll

Likes: I like tweeting about books (@DaisyCatNine), napping, and playing with balls and toy mice, as well as sitting in boxes, and removing toilet paper rolls from their holders. I also like my Sit-A-Pet friends, Jim and Melissa.

Do I look presidential? I’m considering running since I think it would be cool to chase mice at the […]