Stories tagged with: pet of the week

April 11, 2014 - 5:04pm
6 days 17 hours 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 10 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 9 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 27 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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