This week’s Pet of the Week is Cooper, a Cavalier King Charles spaniel and Bichon Frise mix.
Here’s what his owner, Bryant, had to say about him:
Cooper is a vivacious 1/12 year old CavaChon (Cavalier/Bichon mix).
He has a a lot of energy, loves other dogs, and will bark to be chased or to chase. He loves people just as much. He is a hit where ever he goes, and smiles light up when we pass strangers on the street, with Cooper oblivious to his charm. We were lucky to receive him, when an older couple could not take care of him. He was a very active pup, and they could not keep up.
Someone recommended us possible new parents. The rest is history. We previously lost our Cavalier/Cocker baby Charlie 2 years prior (when he was 10), and it all worked out when we adopted Cooper. The saying “Dogs are man’s best friend” is so accurate, and they are. Cooper may meet you one day out at the parks or sidewalks. Feel free to say hello. You would make his day!
Want your pet to be considered for the Arlington Pet of the Week? Email [email protected] with a 2-3 paragraph bio and at least 3-4 horizontally-oriented photos of your pet. Please don’t send vertical photos, they don’t fit in our photo galleries!
Each week’s winner receives a sample of dog or cat treats from our sponsor, Becky’s Pet Care, along with $100 in Becky’s Bucks. Becky’s Pet Care is the winner of six consecutive Angie’s List Super Service Awards, the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters’ 2013 Business of the Year and a proud supporter of the Arlington County Pawsitively Prepared Campaign.
Becky’s Pet Care provides professional dog walking and pet sitting in Arlington and all of Northern Virginia, as well as PetPrep training courses for Pet Care, CPR and emergency preparedness.
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St. Charles offers a play-based curriculum in a welcoming, Christ-centered environment.
Our program focuses on socio-emotional development and kindergarten readiness through hands-on and engaging activities. Our programs offer different schedules ranging from 7:30 am-5:30 pm for students, ages 2-5. We feature a full-day Jr. kindergarten class for older 4’s/5’s. Our facility includes a full-sized gymnasium, school chapel, and library. All of our students enjoy music and physical education weekly. Children have an opportunity to participate in enrichment classes such as soccer, basketball, ballet, and science.
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If you are a lifelong learner over 50+ who wants to make new friends, power up your brain, and enjoy a wide-variety college-level courses, Encore Learning is for you. An Arlington based nonprofit, Encore Learning offers courses in the arts, theater, literature, history, technology and more. This semester we offer our most popular course, Global Hot Spots as well as 25 new courses. Courses are presented either online or in-person at George Mason University at Virginia Square and other Arlington locations.
Join the free presentation to learn about courses and meet the instructors. This is Encore Learning’s signature event to highlight the upcoming semester with brief presentations by each instructor.
The Spring Course Preview event is Thursday, February 2nd at 9:30 AM via Zoom:
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