Since Oct. 1, 765 animals have been adopted from Citrus County Animal Control _ 20 during the week ending Thursday. Today's featured pet is Joshua, an adult male chocolate Labrador retriever. Other dogs available for adoption include Spoke, an adult male black and tan German shepherd; Bonnie, a 6-month-old female white and black springer spaniel mix; and Clyde, a 6-month-old male black and white springer spaniel mix.
Cats available for adoption include Sarah, an adult female white domestic longhair (front declawed); Misty, a 10-week-old female gray domestic shorthair; and Merlin, a 10-week-old male black domestic longhair.
The shelter has a large number of older animals, as well as puppies and kittens, available for adoption. It is 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.