Her name’s the Italian word for “beautiful” and lap-sized Chihuahua mix Bella lives up to it and more; one look and you’ll see that her face is exquisitely sensitive, and unlike many of her breed, she’s as calm as a cameo. Her owner gave her up because of financial troubles, but 2-year-old Bella’s rich in social graces;
We are reducing the adoption fees indefinitely for adult cats, one-year and older, to $15! All cats adopted from the Animal Shelter are spayed or neutered, vaccinated, feline leukemia-tested, and microchipped. That’s a lot of “bang for your buck!” And here are some reasons why adopting an adult cat may better suit your lifestyle and home:
What you see is what you get.
Twenty-eight children from The Sunshine House paid the shelter animals a visit and, as you can see, had a wonderful time! Along with their big smiles and big hearts, they brought donations of supplies, all of which we appreciated so much. Thank you to the Sunshine House staff and children for making our Monday so much fun!
She was found walking down a road with a shock collar embedded in her neck, but you wouldn’t know it now; our ladylike Beagle Shona’s so well healed she’ll show you her playful side, and she’s the epitome of civilized — perfectly housetrained, quiet and tranquilly affectionate, she’ll lie at your feet lovingly, and shadow you into the next room,
We’re very excited for the Festival of Discovery celebration this week. The Humane Society of Greenwood is encouraging attendees to leave their dogs at home to avoid the very real risk of their over-heating and burning foot pads. The ground is usually 30 to 40 degrees hotter than the air temperature. July in South Carolina is just a very hot time of year.
At this time of year, litters of puppies and kittens are carried through the shelter door in boxes, clothes hampers, makeshift traps, and containers that were never designed for animal transport. The devoted mothers of the sweet little ones often accompany their offspring. With the increase in animals comes an increase in costs.
Would you like to volunteer at the Animal Shelter? Between the hours of 9:30 AM to 10:15 AM, come to the July 7, 2012, Volunteer Orientation at the Greenwood County Animal Shelter located at 235 Wilbanks Circle in Greenwood behind the Civic Center. There are many ways you can help us and the animals.
Application deadline is July 20, 2012. Adoption Counselor (See full job description) Part-time position, weekend work required. Customer service-minded skills/personality required and animal care knowledge/experience is preferred, but not required. Please read job description before applying for position. If interested and qualified, please complete job application and either bring application,
Application deadline is July 20, 2012. Animal Care Attendant (See full job description) – Part-time position, weekend work required, valid driver’s license and reliable transportation. Animal care knowledge/experience is preferred, but not required. Please read job description before applying for position. If interested and qualified, please complete job application and either bring application,