Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Pets

3-year-old cat needs special home

Murphy is a female domestic medium-hair adult cat a little over 3 years old and weighing about 10 pounds with some gorgeous Torti colors. Murphy is FIV positive (feline immunodeficiency virus). Friends of Strays has other "special needs" cats available for adoption as well. Murphy can be seen at the Friends of Strays shelter at 2911 47th Ave N. in St. Petersburg from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. (727) 522-6566.

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No reports of dog flu in Tampa Bay, but another virus could pose threat

No reports of dog flu in Tampa Bay, but another virus could pose threat

A nasty strain of the flu is sweeping the country and the CDC reports that deadly cases have increased in nearly every region of the United States. To make matters worse, your pets are also at risk of catching their own flu.But while Humane Society o...
Updated: 2 hours ago

Hernando Pet of the Week for Jan. 26

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Published: 01/23/18
Hernando Pet of the Week for Jan. 19

Hernando Pet of the Week for Jan. 19

Humane Society of the Nature CoastAce had a rough start to life. Heís on a mission to find a patient, committed home willing to help him adjust to a happy life. The shepherd mix is 8 months old, has one blue eye and a brindle coat. He has been neuter...
Published: 01/16/18
Updated: 01/17/18
American Kennel Club adds 2 breeds to roster

American Kennel Club adds 2 breeds to roster

NEW YORK ó A spirited Dutch duck-luring dog and a friendly French rabbit hound are now running with the American Kennel Clubís pack. The club announced Wednesday that itís recognizing the Nederlandse kooikerhondje and the grand basset griffon Vendeen...
Published: 01/10/18
Hernando Pet of the Week for Jan. 12

Hernando Pet of the Week for Jan. 12

Humane Society of the Nature CoastLilith is a sassy 7-year-old who can sometimes play hard to get. She is easily swayed by treats, and loves a warm lap and fuzzy mice. Lilith is spayed, vaccinated and microchipped. Inquiries about adopting Lilith or ...
Published: 01/08/18
Updated: 01/09/18
Hernando Pet of the Week for Jan. 5

Hernando Pet of the Week for Jan. 5

Humane Society of the Nature CoastCasper is a white, 11-month-old boxer mix. He has been neutered, microchipped and is current on his vaccinations. Inquiries about adopting Casper or other dogs and cats can be made at the Humane Society of the Nature...
Updated one month ago
Hernando Pet of the Week for Dec. 29

Hernando Pet of the Week for Dec. 29

Hernando County Animal ServicesTucker is a 66-pound, 5-year-old black flat-coated retriever. He was found as a stray in the reserve behind the Sterling Hills community in Spring Hill. Tucker is participating in the Heel to Heal program at Hernando Co...
Updated one month ago
Find A Friend: Toby, the Tiger Tabby

Find A Friend: Toby, the Tiger Tabby

Celebrate the new year with the cat in a hat! Others may have retired their Santa caps for the season, but Toby likes to take his time. The shy but playful 1-year-old lost his original family in an eviction, and shelter stress nearly did the tiger Ta...
Updated one month ago