Since Oct. 1, 745 animals have been adopted from Citrus County Animal Control, 15 during the week ending July 11. Today's featured pet is Sam, a 4-month-old male black and tan shepherd mix.
Other dogs available for adoption include Jack, a 4-month-old male, black Labrador mix; Duke, an adult male tricolor beagle mix; and Max, a 7-month-old male black and white bulldog mix.
Cats available for adoption include Sugar, a 10-week-old female calico domestic shorthair; and Sabrina, an 8-week-old female tortoiseshell domestic shorthair.
The shelter has a large number of older animals, as well as puppies and kittens, available for adoption. It is located at the end of Airport Road in Inverness. Shelter adoption and claim hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays and noon to 3 p.m. Saturdays. For information, call 726-7660.