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Papi - Humane Society of the Nature Coast
Papi - Humane Society of the Nature Coast
Published Apr. 18, 2019

Papi is a 12-year-old male mixed breed dog. He is on medication and uses a medicated shampoo for a skin issue that is being resolved. Papi was a transfer from Hernando County Animal Services. He enjoys long walks and is searching for a home for his senior years. Inquiries about adopting Papi or other dogs and cats can be made at the Humane Society of the Nature Coast shelter at 7200 Mobley Road, Brooksville. Visiting hours at the shelter are from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday; from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays, and from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sundays. The shelter is run strictly on donations; no government subsidies are provided. Adoption fees are $200 for puppies and small dogs under 25 pounds, $100 for adult dogs over 25 pounds, $50 for senior dogs, $40 for adults cats, $65 for kittens and $25 for senior cats. Fees cover the costs for all vaccinations, spay/neuter, flea prevention, heartworm prevention, deworming, and microchipping. For information, call (352) 796-2711. Visit the website at