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Hill Pet of the Week: Jazz

by HillNow.com Sponsor — June 2, 2015 at 1:30 pm 0

Jazz is the Hill Pet of the Week. He’s an affectionate 5-year-old short-haired mix. Here’s the bio shared by the Washington Humane Society shelter on New York Avenue NE:

When Jazz first left the shelter he hissed and swatted, unsure of what was going on and reacting out of fear. Today, he stops himself if he raises a paw and he looks up into my eyes for reassurance, if he’s scared instead of hissing. He wants love! He can be content in his own space, but he loves to sprawl on our laps and inch his way up our chests to nuzzle our necks. He is also quite an athlete — jumping high in the air and twisting all around to catch the feather on his wand toy. This is a very interesting and affectionate cat; don’t miss a chance to get to know him and show him how great life can be!

To adopt Jazz or other pets from the Humane Society, see the Petango adoption site or call 202-576-6664.

Want your pet to be considered for Hill Pet of the Week? Email news@hillnow.com with a 2-3 paragraph bio and at least three horizontal photos of your pet. Each week’s winner receives a gift bag of dog or cat treats from Metro Mutts, along with 100 Metro Mutts Reward Points.

Known for “What dogs and cats want. What owners need,” Metro Mutts specializes in products and services for passionate pet owners. Now offering individualized dog walking, pet sitting and cat care from two store locations on Capitol Hill, on Barracks Row and on H Street NE. Learn more at www.metromuttsdc.com.

Photos via Washington Humane Society

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