Pinehurst Pets – Olivia

Olivia is 4 1/2 years old. Her people got her from a veterinarian when she was too young to leave her mother and she was sick. They brought her home to Mr. Jones (last week’s Pinehurst Pet), who was angry about the extra cat. He hissed and spit and swatted at her and she […]

Pinehurst Pets – Mr. Jones

Can you see what’s special about Mr. Jones?

Here is Mr. Jones’ story, as told by his people: Mr. Jones was a used cat when we got him. He was 5 months old and was living with a family and 3 adult cats at the time. The family didn’t want that many cats. They […]

Pinehurst Pets – Charlie and Tucker

Charlie, the doxie, is four years old and has lived in Pinehurst since puppyhood. He’s attended the neighborhood Great Dog for daycare and training, and was certified as a pet therapy dog by Project Canine. Charlie has been pet therapist for the Pinehurst Emeritus and loves visiting all the wonderful grandmas and grandpas living […]

Pinehurst Pets – Levi

This is Levi. Here’s his story in his own words: “I’m visiting from California since April. I like it here. Lots of friendly dogs and SQUIRRILES.”

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Pinehurst Pets – Cashew

Here’s Cashew at his local Seattle Night Out potluck earlier this month. Poor Cashew had a sore paw. Check out the blue booty made from a rubber glove!

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Pinehurst Pets – Coco

This is Coco. She’s about 9 months old and she’s new in the neighborhood. She was rescued from her meth addicted owner by the owner’s mother and taken to a shelter. For the last two weeks she’s been getting used to her new family, including another chihuahua and a big furry cat. She’s a sweetie. […]

Pinehurst Pets – Kona

Meet Kona, a real cutie rescued by one of our Pinehurst families. She’s a good girl, too. She fit in right away, and she’s learning all the time, such as how to catch a soft frisbee. Some things it would be better NOT to have learned, such as how to jump over fences, and […]

Pinehurst Pets – Natalie and Dolly

Behold Natalie and Dolly, the best-dressed gals in Pinehurst. Actually, Natalie, on the left, doesn’t especially like to dress up, so she sports a simple but elegant bow. Now Dolly – Dolly loves to dress up. Here she is in her new dress. Her favorite color is pink, by the way. They can often […]

Pinehurst Pets – Sid Vicious

Hi, I’m Sid Vicious and I joined the ‘hood’ in December. I was very small, and not a fan of the cold & wet, so I didn’t get out much. Now that it’s sunny and warm, you may see me running through my yard and chasing all my kitty bro’s and sisters. […]

Pinehurst Pets – Kitty & Billie

Laurie and Jim have lived in the Pinehurst neighborhood since 1985. They have had Portuguese Water Dogs since 1990.

The photo is of their oldest dog, “Kitty”, on the occasion of her 14th Birthday last April 1st, and her granddaughter, Billie, giving her a kiss for the occasion.