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Hernando Pet of the Week for Aug. 31

Humane Society of the Nature Coast

Wilbur is a lovable 3-year-old boxer terrier mix. He likes to spend his days lounging with his caretakers or chasing lizards through the yard. He does well with children, but may need to be the only dog in the home. Inquiries about adopting Wilbur or other dogs and cats can be made at the Humane Society of the Nature Coast shelter at Wiscon and Mobley roads, Brooksville. Visiting hours at the shelter are from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays; from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursdays, and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. The shelter is run strictly on donations; no government subsidies are provided. Adoption fees are $100 for dogs, $40 for adults cats and $65 for kittens, and cover the costs for all vaccinations, spay/neuter and microchipping. For information, call (352) 796-2711. Visit the website at humanerescue.org.

3131 13th Ave. North,
St. Petersburg, FL 33713

(352) 754-6100

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