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Thinking of adopting a new pet? We've got your furry fix! Tonight on NewsFix we introduced you to Butters, an American Staffordshire Terrier/ Cockapoo mix. Butters is eight months old and currently up for adoption at the Humane Society of Broward County.
Plus, we profiled some of the cats at HSBC. Cats and kittens are BOGO!
Here are a few of the many more pets currently up for adoption at Humane Society of Broward County and a little bit about each of them. ADORABLE SPOILER ALERT: some of them are in Halloween costumes... doesn't get much cuter than that!
Watch NewsFix Thursday nights at 10PM to get your Furry Fix!
Five year young Nala is in the Halloween spirit and wants to spend all her holidays with you. This gal is a 78 pound shepherd mix who gets along with other dogs, she just prefers a home without felines. Nala is potty-trained, very sweet and good with kids ages five and up. She is a mellow gal and enjoys napping or going for leisurely walks. Stop by the Humane Society of Broward County and you might just fall in love. She lost her home of 5 years because her family decided they had too many pets.
If you are looking for a friendly feline who loves to be brushed and will sit on your lap Betsy is the gal for you. She is a 1 ½ year old, pastel calico who is sweet and has a calm demeanor. Betsy loves treats, so be sure to have plenty on hand for her. She was originally a stray that was taken in by a kind person, but she could not keep her so she brought her to the shelter after having for several weeks. Betsy gets along with other cats and likes people of all ages.
Fred is ready to hit the road with you. This handsome fellow is a 2 year old, 55 pound shepherd mix who was transferred to the HSBC from another shelter so we don’t know too much about him. The volunteer trainers say Fred is a sweet, mild-tempered fellow who is good on the leash, still learning commands and loves to be pet. Fred is heartworm positive, so his new family must be willing to bring him back to the shelter for his follow-up treatment. The HSBC covers the cost of the heartworm treatment for this fellow.
Yesterday and Today are looking for a home where they can stay together. This duo are 10 years young, but have the spirit of dogs much younger. Yesterday is a 34 pound, female, Jack Russell/Beagle mix and her BFF Today is a 21 pound Jack Russell terrier mix. They were given up because their owner had to move and could not take them along. They enjoy daily walks, like people of all ages and get along with other pets.
If you like hound dogs Silver is waiting to meet you at the Humane Society of Broward County. He is a 7 year young, 45 pound, beagle mix who likes people of all ages and he even gets along with rabbits. Silver is however selective about his dog friends. Like most hounds, Silver loves to eat so if you make sure you put his and your treats out of his reach. This fellow likes to go for walks and is potty-trained. Can he be part of your family?
Winter is a 1 ½ year old domestic short haired gal who gets along with other felines and she likes people of all ages. This sweetheart is calm and relaxed and may even want to share your bed with you. Winter will love you no matter what the season if you give her the chance. For more details call the Humane Society of Broward County at 954-989-3977.