Animal Humane New Mexico
All pets have been health-checked,
spayed/neutered, microchipped,
vaccinated, and loved

Lifestyle colours

Successful adoptions are made when you choose a pet that matches your needs. Read about the lifestyle colours for dogs and cats.

Lifestyle colours for dogs

Successful adoptions are made when you choose a dog that matches you. To find a dog that will suit you, read the descriptions of the three household types below - Orange, Green or Blue. Once you have identified your family type, look for this colour code when searching for your new best friend on Adoptapet.

Dog for orange households

Dog for blue households

Dog for green households

Lifestyle colours for cats

Successful cat adoptions are made when you choose a cat that matches your needs. By identifying feline traits such as playfulness, acceptance of handling, boldness and sociability, we are able to help you find the cat that best suits your needs for a feline companion. To find a cat that will suit you, read the descriptions of the three feline types below - Orange, Green or Blue, once you have identified the type of cat that best suits your needs, look for this colour code when searching for your new best friend on Adoptapet.

Cat for orange households

Cat for blue households

Cat for green households