By Cindy Peterson
This Week’s Featured Adoptable Pets
Check out these adoptable pets from the Lake County Animal Shelter.
For more information, visit Lakecountyfl.gov/animal-shelter or call (352) 343-9688.
Harley5 year old American Staff mix
Harley is estimated to be about 5 years old and is a black and white American Staff mix, neutered male. Don’t let his barking fool you, this boy is rearing to play and loves meeting new people! He is super sweet and LOVES toys! He can play all day if you let him, and tennis balls or jolly balls are his toy of choice! If you are looking for an adventurer with energy to match yours, Harley has got your back! ***ADOPTION SPONSORED***
Elm3 year old Weimaraner mix
Elm is estimated to be about 3 years old and is a chocolate and white Weimaraner mix, neutered male. Elm is an independent guy who enjoys doing his own thing. He is not needy, and will entertain himself in the yard, enjoying the sunshine.
Carmine4 year old brown brindle American Staff mix
Carmine is estimated to be about 4 years old and is a brown brindle American Staff mix, neutered male. Carmine is food motivated and knows how to sit and give paw! He loves to go on walks, does great meeting new people, and cannot get enough of string cheese!
Hoth8 year old boxer mix
Hoth is estimated to be about 8 years old and is a black and white boxer mix, neutered male. Hoth knows sit and enjoys affection and back rubs! He shows some interest in toys and treats but loves blankets! He looks like a teddy bear and can be just as cuddly.
Roger5 year old male
Roger is estimated to be about 5 years old and is a black and white domestic short-hair, neutered male. If you would like to visit this sweet boy, he can be found in our AC01 cat room!
Zeek10 month old male
Zeek is estimated to be about 10 months old and is an orange tabby and white domestic short-hair, neutered male. If you would like to meet this sweetheart, please let staff know!
Check out these adorable adoptable pets from the Lake County Humane Society, 16435 McKinley Rd. in Umatilla.
For more information on how to start the adoption process, visit www.humanelake.com or call 352-589-7400.
Sandy3 year old terrier/Lab mix
Meet Sandy! She is a sweet 3 year old terrier/Lab mix weighing around 50lbs. Sandy is very easy going. She does well with other dogs and kids (cats unknown but can test). Sandy loves to cuddle and spend time relaxing. She recently completed 10 weeks of training learning basic and intermediate obedience. Stop by our shelter to meet Sandy!
Licorice13 year old male kitty
Licorice is a handsome 13 year old male kitty with medium hair. Licorice came to our shelter after his owner unfortunately passed away. He likes to be brushed and also enjoys attention, but on his terms. He lived in a home with other cats and dogs. Licorice would love nothing more than to find a home to spend his golden years in. If you’re looking for a mellow boy who isn’t overly affectionate, consider spending some time with Licorice at our shelter.
Dani7 month old female kitten
Here are a couple of adorable pups from A Forever Home Animal Rescue at 2950 CR 561 in Tavares.
For more information, visit www.aforeverhomeanimalrescue.org or call (407) 221-1855.
Midnight and ChewyChihuahua / Corgi
Midnight and Chewy are bonded “brother and sister.” Midnight is a 4-yr-old Chihuahua mix weighing approximately 14 lbs. Her “brother” Chewy is a 3-yr. old Corgi mix weighing approximately 12 lbs. Their owner was deported and they were living alone in their apartment. They are definitely bonded and must be adopted together. The adoption donation for the pair is $200 which includes their spay/neuter, vaccinations, microchip.
Suri1.5yr-old Lab mix
Suri is a female 1.5yr-old Lab mix weighing approximately 26 lbs. She was adopted as a puppy and just returned because the owners were not able to care for her. She is very shy and it takes a little time for her to trust. She had been in a home with kids so she should be good with children, though she has not been cat tested. Her adoption donation is $250 which includes her spay, vaccinations, microchip. Please come to meet this sweet girl.
Blondie and Dagwood9-year-old Chihuahuas
Blondie and Dagwood are 9-year-old bonded sister and brother Chihuahuas. Blondie is the “boss” and weighs approximately 11 pounds. Her brother Dagwood is approximately 10 pounds. They were adopted in 2015 and just returned when their owner passed away. She took great care of them.The adoption donation for the pair is $150 which includes their spay/neuter, vaccinations, microchip.
Coco and Flocko14-yr-old Poodle mix brothers
Coco and Flocko are bonded 14-yr-old Poodle mix brothers. Coco weighs approximately 12 lbs. Flocko weighs approximately 14 lbs and he has a “wild” hairdo LOL. They were brought to animal services when their owner passed away and there was no one to care for them. They are looking for a forever home to live out their lives, so if you can open your hearts and home to them, we and they will be so grateful.
Originally from the small town of Berryville, Arkansas, Cindy has become a multimedia specialist in journalism, photography, videography and video editing.
She has a B.S. in Communications from the University of Central Arkansas and is a correspondent for The Daily Commercial, LakeFront TV and Beacon College’s PBS talk show, “A World of Difference,” where she received an Anthem Award and Telly Award.
When she isn’t working, Cindy spends time with her husband, Ryan, and son, David, traveling and taking photos of landscapes and wildlife.
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