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Baz needs a home -- and so do other pets across Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay shelter pets available for adoption
Kasha, Squeeks, Baz and Marshall are up for adoption at Tampa Bay area shelters. [Times]
Kasha, Squeeks, Baz and Marshall are up for adoption at Tampa Bay area shelters. [Times]
Published Nov. 12

Friends of Strays, St. Petersburg

Marshall will rank No. 1 in your heart once you spend a few minutes with him. He’s becoming a pro at clicker training and is a super smart, affectionate boy. This handsome fella is just pining for attention and, if given the chance, the kisses won’t stop coming. Marshall is 34 pounds, makes a perfect lap dog, and would make an excellent addition to his fur-ever family’s holiday photos. Marshall is neutered, up-to-date with vaccines, and microchipped. Friends of Strays is open 1 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays, and from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. The shelter is at 2911 47th Ave N, St. Petersburg. View all available animals at

Marshall [Friends of Strays]

Pasco County Animal Services

Baz is a middle-aged boy who arrived at the Pasco County Animal Services shelter a few weeks ago after being left behind in a home. At 21 pounds, he is in need of a home, a diet plan and exercise to help reduce his weight and ensure a long and healthy life. Baz resides in the Feline Freedom room. He and all the pets adopted are spayed/neutered, vaccinated and microchipped. Pasco County Animal Services is at 19640 Dogpatch Lane, Land O’ Lakes. The shelter is open from noon to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, and from noon to 6:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. For information, email to

Baz [Pasco County Animal Services]

Humane Society of the Nature Coast, Brooksville

Kasha is a 3-year-old girl who is very sweet and cuddly, and would love a couch to call her own. She is good with kids and can be selective of her canine friends. Kasha would do best in a home where she can lose a few pounds and have someone to cuddle with. Kasha is available at the Humane Society of the Nature Coast shelter at 7200 Mobley Road, Brooksville. Visiting hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays, and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sundays. 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. Call (352) 796-2711 or visit

Kasha [Humane Society of the Nature Coast]

St. Francis Society Animal Rescue, Tampa

Her expression says it all. Squeeks is the product of time and TLC, and she’s not about to rush her childhood. This sweet kittie is 2 months old and savors each festive moment. Squeeks is a gorgeous gray tiger kitten with tiny orange tufts — pumpkin patches, if you will. She is very vocal and needs another feline playpal (sibling Pip is also available). Squeeks is available for adoption with St. Francis Society Animal Rescue in Tampa. All pets come spayed/ neutered, microchipped, and more. Visit or on Facebook @StFrancisRescueAnimalRescue. Unless adopted, Squeeks and other adoptables will be at KittyCon Tampa Bay Nov. 30-Dec. 1.

Squeeks [St. Francis Society Animal Rescue]


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