Stories tagged with: pet of the week

May 15, 2015 - 4:27pm
6 days 22 hours ago

It's Friday once again, and it's time to introduce you to the pet of the week!

Kenza is a 5 year old German Shepherd mix. She was one of the dogs that was in quarantine at the fairgrounds. She was released with a clean bill of health. Shelter Executive Director, Jody Murray said they are seeking the community's assistance before she can go up for adoption.

"Once Kenza came down, was given an exam by our vet, we found out that she has an injured ACL. So we've been in the...

May 1, 2015 - 4:27pm
2 weeks 6 days ago

You won't have to fly a plane around the world to find that purr-fect companion and four legged friend.

Meet Amelia, The Animal Shelter Society's Pet of the Week. She is a year and a half old Maine Coon and is looking for a loving home. She has already had her surgery and is ready to go to a good home. Executive Director Jody Murray told us more about her personality.

"She just likes to be held, I think she would make a good family cat because she does like to be held. She...

April 24, 2015 - 3:51pm
3 weeks 6 days ago

Muggsey is a three year old beagle mix, and he's been at the Animal Shelter for two weeks now.

Executive Director of the Shelter, Jody Murray said Muggsey is a very friendly dog who would be good for a family with young kids. Muggsey is available for a reduced adoption fee of $75 and is up to date on all of his vaccinations.

"Very likable little guy, staff here thinks that he's pretty well crate trained because he responds to taking him outside, so that's a plus for him,...

April 10, 2015 - 5:16pm
5 weeks 6 days ago

It's time for this week's pet of the week. The Animal Shelter is featuring a one-year-old boxer mix.

Rescue Coordinator, Charity Stevens said Jaxs is a very active dog, and that he's definitely a dog for an active family.

"I think that his energy level has kind of scared people a little bit away because he does have a high energy level," Stevens said. "And he wasn't doing super well with other dogs when he would do the introductions, he was very outgoing and just...

April 3, 2015 - 4:54pm
6 weeks 6 days ago

The Animal Shelter has its very own Easter bunny for someone to adopt.

While not an actual bunny, Bunny the beagle is this week's pet of the week. Bunny's former owner dropped her off at the shelter about a week ago. And Executive Director, Jody Murray, wants the 15-year-old beagle to get adopted soon.

"She's ready to go," Murray said. "We'd like to get her out as soon as possible. She's seemed to have gotten a little depressed since she's gotten here at the...

March 13, 2015 - 3:20pm
9 weeks 6 days ago

Thursday evening The Animal Shelter Society held its first annual "Yappie Hour" event where they raised over $6,000 to put towards pet care and supplies. Friday it was back to business as usually at the shelter as they introduced their sweet Pet of The Week.

Honey is a 10-month-old boxer mix who is looking for her forever home. With her sandy brown fur and big puppy dog eyes how could you not want to take this lovable pup home.

"Kind of a small dog about a 30 pound...

March 6, 2015 - 6:15pm
10 weeks 6 days ago

This weeks spunky pet of the week is nothing if not precious.

Precious is a female beagle mix who has been at the animal shelter for several weeks now but this happy pup is ready for her forever home.

"She's very easy to handle, the staff has been taking her out. She's very close to being house broken so we think with just a little effort that could be completed really easy. The really good thing about her is that she has a sponsored adoption fee, so her adoption is $50.75...

February 6, 2015 - 1:46pm
14 weeks 6 days ago

It's Friday once again, which means its time to introduce you to The Animal Shelters Pet of The Week.

Meet Baby Number Six, a 2 to 3 month old male Terrier mix. He is as soft and as sweet as can be and came to the shelter with a number of other siblings. Executive Director of The Animal Shelter, Jody Murray says hes ready for a home.

"He's already had his surgery, already had shots, hes ready to be adopted tomorrow."

You'll have no troubles at all falling in love...

January 23, 2015 - 5:58pm
16 weeks 6 days ago

Each week our friends over at the Animal Shelter Society select a furry friend to be featured as their pet of the week.

This week it's eight-year-old Rose Bud, who was dropped off at the Animal Shelter via owner surrender. She's on the lookout for her new forever home.

"Rose Bud came to us about a week ago," said Animal Shelter Executive Director, Jody Murray. "She was part of a large litter. Rose Bud is about eight-years-old, weighs about thirteen pounds, she's...

January 16, 2015 - 5:02pm
17 weeks 6 days ago

Between her waggly tail, sweet face, and spunky personality, this week's pet of the week is sure to complete your home.

Kelly is a three-year-old boxer mix who came to the shelter in bad condition in October.

"When she came to us she was a stray, and she was not in good shape," said The Animal Shelter Executive Director, Jody Murray. "She was underweight, had some open wounds on her skin. She's just thrived since she's been here. She's gained weight, she looks good...

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