Saturday, December 16, 2017

Pets

Hernando Pet of the Week for Nov. 17

Hernando Pet of the Week for Nov. 17

Courtesy of Humane Society of the Nature CoastLilith is a 7-year-old tuxedo. She has been waiting patiently for seven months for someone to take her home. Lilith has been spayed, vaccinated and microchipped. Inquiries about adopting Lilith or other c...
Updated one month ago
Hernando Pet of the Week for Nov. 10

Hernando Pet of the Week for Nov. 10

Hernando County Animal Services Cooper is a black and white mountain cur mix participating in the Heel to Heal program at Hernando County Women’s Correctional Facility. He is working with trusties and trainer John Gore from New Sentry K9 Services to ...
Updated one month ago
Find A Friend: Captain Jack, the dog

Find A Friend: Captain Jack, the dog

Captain Jack is a medium-sized, 11-month-old king of fall fashion. He’s celebrating good health and cooler weather with an accessory he calls "the mutt muffler." Not long ago, this very pup was bedecked in donated koozies (drink holders) used to secu...
Updated one month ago
Hernando Pet of the Week for Nov. 3

Hernando Pet of the Week for Nov. 3

Courtesy of Humane Society of the Nature CoastEllie is a 3-year-old German wirehaired pointer with a lovable beard. She is looking for a family to love and cherish. She is spayed, vaccinated and microchipped. Inquiries about adopting Ellie or other d...
Updated one month ago
Find A Friend: Magenta the kitten

Find A Friend: Magenta the kitten

Well, Boo to you, too. Magenta the kitten’s foster mom calls her "a little stinker." The diva-in-training doesn’t smell a thing and dismisses the comment. Magenta is frisky and friendly with a flair for pretty ear fluffs. She’s a 9-week-old domestic ...
Updated: 2 months ago
For ornery shelter cats, a job chasing mice

For ornery shelter cats, a job chasing mice

Gary wasn’t used to being around people. He didn’t like being touched or even looked at. If anyone came too close, he’d lash out. He was perfect for the job. Because at the Working Cats program, no manners is no problem. Philadelphia’s Animal Care an...
Updated: 2 months ago
Hernando Pet of the Week for Oct. 27

Hernando Pet of the Week for Oct. 27

Grasshopper is a beautiful female orange tabby found near Powell Road and Broad Street, south of Brooksville. She is one of the longest residents at the shelter. Grasshopper is a calm, relaxed cat with stunning gold eyes. She has been spayed, microch...
Updated: 2 months ago
Find A Friend: Parker, the puppy

Find A Friend: Parker, the puppy

Parker the puppy’s never had a bad hair day. She and her flawless 5-week old littermates can soon leave the nest to seek new families, but the happiest ending of all is that mama gets a new home, too. Because great rescue groups don’t leave moms behi...
Updated: 2 months ago
Find A Friend: Tandy, the Kitten

Find A Friend: Tandy, the Kitten

Put down the candy and pick up sweet Tandy. This 8-week old licorice-colored cutie and her snugly sister were rescued when they weighed less than a pint. Their favorite pastimes are wrestle-playing and napping. They sometimes fall asleep in the middl...
Updated: 2 months ago
Find a Friend: Beauty, the hound mix

Find a Friend: Beauty, the hound mix

Animal lovers see beauty and virtue where others might not. This pup's foster mom had that vision, turning challenges into faded memories with each dose of proper food and basic veterinary care. Meet Beauty: an 8-month-old, snow-white Heinz 57 mix of...
Updated: 2 months ago