Adoptable pets of the weekPosted: Updated:
People make millions of New Year’s resolutions each January. Lee County Domestic Animal Services invites you to "Skip the Jog and Walk a Dog" as part of yours. Make pets a part of your New Year’s plan and consider that a new pet can help you achieve many of the most popular goals set each year. The adoption fee for dogs over 30 pounds will be just $25 through Jan. 30 to assist potential pet owners in finding a new exercise partner and best friend.
Color: Red Merle
Comments: Bowonkle is the perfect mate for your New Year’s exercise resolution! His high energy will come in handy on your evening run. This combined with his good looks and charming personality gives him the ideal trifecta for a new family member.
Adoption fee: $25
Name: Candy Cane
Breed: Domestic Shorthair
Color: Gray tabby
Comments: Candy Cane is aptly named because of his lovely patterned fur. His gentle nature makes him the perfect lap cat. Our adopt one cat, get a feline friend free promotion allows you to take a friend home with Candy Cane!
Adoption fee: $50
For information about this week’s pets, call 533-7387 (LEE-PETS) or log on to Animal Services’ website at LeeLostPets.com. When calling, please refer to the animal’s ID number. The website updates every hour so you will be able to see if these or any other pets are still available.
The shelter is open for adoptions from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm Monday through Saturday, excluding holidays.
The shelter is located at 5600 Banner Drive, Fort Myers, next to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office, off Six Mile Cypress Pkwy.
All adoptions include spay/neuter surgery, age-appropriate vaccinations, rabies vaccination & county license if 3 months or older, flea treatment, worming, heartworm test for dogs 6 months & over, feline aids & leukemia test for cats, microchip ID, and 10 day health guarantee.
The adoption package is valued at $500.