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Hernando Pet of the Week for March 9

By Jean Hamilton, Times Staff Writer
PET OF THE WEEK: Marble is a 5-year-old female dilute tortie. Marble arrived with a severe flea infestation and was suffering from hair loss. She has been treated, and her hair is filling in. Marble is very sweet and visits the local nursing homes to visit with residents. She loves affection and hopes to find a home soon. Inquiries about adopting Marble or other dogs and cats can be made at Hernando County Animal Services, 19450 Oliver St., Brooksville. Visiting hours are 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Adoption fees are $50 for adult dogs over 25 pounds, $70 for puppies and small dogs under 25 pounds, $25 for heartworm-positive and senior dogs, $20 for adult cats and $40 for kittens. For information, call (352) 796-5062. Visit the website at hernandocounty.us/animal/adoptions.

Hernando County Animal Services

Marble is a 5-year-old female dilute tortie. Marble arrived with a severe flea infestation and was suffering from hair loss. She has been treated, and her hair is filling in. Marble is very sweet and visits the local nursing homes to visit with residents. She loves affection and hopes to find a home soon. Inquiries about adopting Marble or other dogs and cats can be made at Hernando County Animal Services, 19450 Oliver St., Brooksville. Visiting hours are 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Adoption fees are $50 for adult dogs over 25 pounds, $70 for puppies and small dogs under 25 pounds, $25 for heartworm-positive and senior dogs, $20 for adult cats and $40 for kittens. For information, call (352) 796-5062. Visit the website at hernandocounty.us/animal/adoptions.