Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Pets

Column: Racing ban not choice of greyhound adoption agencies

Column: Racing ban not choice of greyhound adoption agencies

I’ve grown accustomed to the questions and comments I get whenever I’m out in public with my greyhound, Spunky. Whether I’m walking him in our neighborhood or he’s with us at a local brewery, people ask the same questions....
Updated: 2 months ago
Find a Friend: Zack the orange tabby

Find a Friend: Zack the orange tabby

Zack was living on the edge. He was whisked away from danger hanging around Big Cat Rescue and placed into a celebrity foster house (web cats Cole and Marmalade and their human servants!). Zack longs to be a real tiger for Halloween but will settle f...
Updated: 2 months ago
Find A Friend: Kaya the Shiba Inu

Find A Friend: Kaya the Shiba Inu

Angels flew in to rescue Kaya— the human kind— and just in time. Kaya’s vanishing fur mirrored her diminishing health and hope. But that white coat’s come back with angelic purity, a salute to rescuers. Kaya is a senior Sh...
Updated: 2 months ago
Find A Friend: Sweet Caroline the Tabby Kitten

Find A Friend: Sweet Caroline the Tabby Kitten

Put your paws in the air like you just don’t care! Sweet Caroline thinks good times never seemed so good. A bundle of gray stripes and spots, she and her litter mates were rescued at three weeks of age. Caroline’s the most social of the...
Updated: 2 months ago
Find A Friend: Brooklyn the Terrier Mix

Find A Friend: Brooklyn the Terrier Mix

She’s going to make it by any means — got a pocket full of dreams — let’s hear it for Brooklyn. This 36-pound, soulful snuggler is a well-mannered maiden, past the puppy stage at age 5, and happily housebroken. She enjoys ...
Updated: 2 months ago
Hernando Pet of the Week for Sept. 14

Hernando Pet of the Week for Sept. 14

Humane Society of the Nature CoastLexi is a young and beautiful pup. She’s full of energy and loves to play. Lexi has an affinity for the water and would fit in nicely with a family that enjoys the beach or other water activities. Inquiries about ado...
Updated: 2 months ago
Find A Friend: Coco Chanel the designer mutt

Find A Friend: Coco Chanel the designer mutt

She may have ears like a dingo, but Coco Chanel is no wild child. Not a barker or a runner, she’s a warm and mellow comfort queen that adores all people and couch cuddling. Just 2 years old, this 30-pound designer-mix was nearly a statistic until res...
Updated: 3 months ago
Hernando Pet of the Week for Sept. 7

Hernando Pet of the Week for Sept. 7

Hernando County Animal ServicesLilly is a domestic long-hair dilute torti believed to be between 3 and 4 years old. She is affectionate on her terms and looking for an owner who is patient and kind. Lilly has been spayed, microchipped, vaccinated, fe...
Updated: 3 months ago
Find A Friend: Ringo the cat

Find A Friend: Ringo the cat

All Ringo ever had to do to make his human feel good was to act naturally. It was Ringo’s 5th birthday, and he was visiting his dad outside the assisted living facility. Dad fell, broke his hip, and Ringo fled for a time in fear. It’s been a sad and ...
Updated: 3 months ago
Find A Friend: Merle the Calico Cat

Find A Friend: Merle the Calico Cat

Summer’s winding down, but ye haw! Lil’ Miss Merle is fired up for fun and great value. Merle’s meeting fans in person this Saturday (Sept. 1) at the Brandon PetSmart at 11331 Causeway Boulevard to close out the dog-days-of-summer event for felines. ...
Updated: 3 months ago