Stories tagged with: pet of the week

May 30, 2014 - 6:30pm
12 weeks 6 days ago

It's Friday and that mean it's time for our featured pet of the week.

The Animal Shelter Society of Muskingum County is featuring a dog this week. His name is Tucker and he is a Rottweiler- Golden Retriever mix with a lot of personality.

" He's a very friendly active dog, certainly someone who had a big yard and let him get out and play and run would be good for him, but at five years old he's got some maturity still young enough to learn, but not so old that he can't get...

April 11, 2014 - 5:04pm
19 weeks 6 days ago

It's that time again, for the Animal Shelter Society's featured pet of the week.

The society is currently looking for a home for Lisa , the cat with the longest stay at the shelter. A portion of her adoption fee is being sponsored by local attorney, Sherry Ryan. It costs $30 to adopt her and animal shelter employees say after a rough start, she is now ready for a new beginning.

"Eventually we got her to kind of trust humans a little bit and be a lot less nervous, now...

February 3, 2012 - 6:18pm
2 years 29 weeks ago

If you're looking for a companion this Super bowl weekend, The Muskingum County Animal Shelter may have what you're looking for.

This brown and white beagle mix does not have a name, but Executive Director, Larry Hostetler said she's up for adoption to a good home.

"She's already been spayed, and up-to-date on her shots, wormed, she's been vet-checked, and all ready to go home and be apart of somebody's family," said Hostetler.

Right now, Hostetler said the number...

February 11, 2011 - 5:08pm
3 years 28 weeks ago

If you're looking for a furry friend to join your home, the animal shelter in Muskingum County may hold the answer for you.

This week's pet is Spunky. He's a six-month-old Jack Russell Terrier looking to be adopted into a new and loving home. Spunky has been at the animal shelter in Muskingum County for about three weeks now.

"He's a pretty active little guy. Seems to get along well with everything. I think he would do well in an active home with kids. Seems to be pretty...

October 9, 2009 - 5:16pm
4 years 46 weeks ago

The animal shelter in Muskingum County is filled with animals that need a good home.  For this week's pet of the week, meet this 9 week old, female, spaniel mix.

"It came into the shelter with litter of about 9 in the litter and she is available for adoption if anybody is interested, she is very sweet and active and make a great pet for an active family," tells Larry Hostetler, the Executive Director of the Muskingum County Animal Shelter.

There is an adoption...

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