Posts by Jamie, business relations manager

Earlier this week, I found it impossible to concentrate on one of my conference calls as I was so distracted by Petfinder’s fabulous new Live Adoptable Kitten Cam!  In partnership with iPet Companion, we’ve launched this great feature where you can play with real adoptable cats at eight Petfinder member …

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“Just a dog”

by Jamie, business relations manager • Mar 01 , 2013

Meet Chloe – adopted from K-9 Lifesavers – my beloved 4-year-old Shepherd–Hound mix (although in a previous blog post, I revealed that her DNA test had mixed results) and inspiration for joining the Petfinder team.  Picked up from the side of the road as a puppy, she is now living …

In honor of this weekend’s big game airing on Animal Planet, Petfinder and Discovery Communications Headquarters celebrated with a ‘tail’ gate today!  In addition to football-themed games and snacks, Washington Animal Rescue League provided MVPs (Most Valuable Pooches) available for adoption.  Here I am getting a kiss from one of …

Thanks to everyone who guessed Chloe’s breeds last week. We were completely surprised by her DNA-test results! We had been convinced she was part Australian Shepherd, part hound. The most likely combination seemed to be either Australian Shepherd or Border Collie and Beagle. We were astonished to find out that …

Chloe’s digging habits and body shape lead me to think that she may have some hound blood, perhaps Beagle. Her head looks more like a herding dog — maybe an Australian Shepherd or Border Collie? But that doesn’t account for her large curled and fluffy tail, which looks like it could belong to a dog in the Spitz family.