There’s nothing more rewarding in this world than to feel the unconditional love of another soul, whether it be the love of a child, a significant other, or a wonderful, new pet who idolizes and depends on you. Visit a local shelter, adopt a new cat or dog, and see for yourself - its amazing.
This week’s Pets of the Week:
• Courage is a nine-month-old, neutered male, domestic short hair who loves to play. He has a colorful gray-black-brown-and-white coat and a super-sweet disposition. Take him home and let him show you what a good boy he can be.
• Alley is a beautiful girl who’s just waiting to steal your heart. A one-year-old, spayed female, this black-and-white Border Collie mix loves people and other animals, and would love to bring her protective family instincts to your family or household. If you think you might need a wonderful new dog, she’s a prime candidate.
• Mystery is a one-and-a-half-year-old domestic short hair, and he’s a big boy. A dark gray coat covers a solid build and a big heart - he loves people and being part of what’s going on, and he would love to go home with you to be a part of the action there - just give him a chance!
• This heeler mix has just arrived at the shelter this week from Southside Avenue in Elizabethton. She is a beautiful, adult female, and is still scared of her surroundings and in need of a good home. If anyone is missing a great dog, or if anyone might know who owns her, please visit or call the shelter to let them know - she needs to find her way back home.
You can visit the Elizabethton/Carter County Animal Shelter at 135 Sycamore Shoals Road, Elizabethton, or call them at 423-547-6359.
Other local shelters:
Washington County/Johnson City Animal Shelter
3411 N. Roan St.
Unicoi County Animal Shelter
185 N. Industrial Drive, Erwin
Bridge Home No Kill Animal Rescue
2061 Tenn. Highway 75, Blountville
Kingsport Animal Shelter
2141 Idle Hour Road
Sullivan County Animal Shelter
380 Massengill Road, Blountville