Fall in Love with a Homeless Pet!
By Kristan Bond
It may not feel it outside, but summer is turning into fall this month so if you have room in your heart and home, go check out a local shelter or rescue and get ready to fall in love with a new four-legged friend! Want a little preview? Read on for local pet news and this month’s featured pets!
Charly is a Maltese/Shih Tzu mix that’s about a year old. He had a terrible start to life as someone abandoned him in a dumpster. Luckily he was rescued by a good Samaritan and has a second chance to find a loving home. Charly is 9 lbs. of sweetness and is great with kids. He can be a bit timid after all he’s been through, but with lots of TLC Charly will make a great new friend for any family.
Charlie is being fostered in Pembroke Pines. Contact A Better Life Rescue by calling Cira at 305.978.0059 or Ellen at 954.540.7237, or file an online application at www.abetterlifepetrescue.com.
Eve is a pretty tuxedo female with a shiny black and white coat. She is a quiet girl who is very gentle and amiable. Eve likes attention and loves to be petted. She has been voted the sweetest cat in the Cat Room by Animal Aid’s volunteers! Just meet her and you’re sure to fall in love!
Contact Animal Aid in Oakland Park by calling 754.223.5378 or file an online application, including the name of of the cat, at www.animal-aid.com/cat_application.
Beamer is about 6-months-old and was rescued from a high kill shelter. He is a super happy guy with a great big personality. If you’re the active, outdoorsy type, Beamer would make a great companion. He’s all play, athletic and will keep you laughing with his goofball antics.
Beamer is being fostered in Lake Worth. Contact Inga at Lady Luck Animal Rescue, Inc. via email at Inga@ladyluckanimalrescue.com, call 561.302.3624 or visit www.ladyluckanimalrescue.com.
Jack is a 6-month-old, fun-loving lap kitty. He’s definitely a people pleaser and enjoys the company of other kitties and doggies. If you’re looking for a furry new friend that loves to cuddle, Jack is the boy for you!
Jack is being fostered in Lake Worth. Contact Inga at Lady Luck Animal Rescue, Inc. via email at Inga@ladyluckanimalrescue.com, call 561.302.3624 or visit www.ladyluckanimalrescue.com.
Oscar is a big, handsome and friendly black male with a white spot on his chest and huge, gorgeous green eyes. He is a young cat who is a people lover and gets along with other cats. Oscar was abandoned at Animal Aid in an expensive carrier, but without a note or information. He is a nice cat who is confidant and energetic and loves to play, especially with a laser pointer. This boy will steal your heart.
Contact Animal Aid in Oakland Park by calling 754.223.5378 or file an on line application, including the name of the cat, at www.animal-aid.com/cat_application.
Simmy is a 3-month-old Malinois pup. Curious and smart, she will be a wonderful pet for someone that has time to train this fantastic girl. Simmy must be adopted by a homeowner with a fenced in yard.
File an online application to Chesed Rescue in Boca Raton at www.chesed-rescue.org.