Pets of the week: Nov. 18, 2017

Published 5:53 pm Friday, November 17, 2017

The Betsy Bailey Nelson Animal Control Facility will be closed Nov. 23-26, in observance of Thanksgiving.

Those interested in adopting a pet should inquire at the Betsy Bailey Nelson Animal Control Facility, 3931 U.S. Highway 264 East, from 1 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Saturdays. Because of overcrowded conditions, the animals listed are only available as indicated.

All adoptions are on a first-come, first-served basis. To see more animals available for adoption, visit, visit ENC Shelter Dogs, ENC Shelter Cats and Washington Cat Rescue on Facebook or call 252-946-4517 for more information. The Humane Society of Beaufort County can also be found on Facebook at

Requests for more information with regard to the animals appearing in Pets of the Week may be directed to shelter staff in person at the shelter during business hours or by emailing — always use the animal’s ID number.



Friendly, beautiful and composed, this 1-year-old, American shorthair, dilute-calico girl wears a coat of pale apricot, pristine white and gray. Her huge amber/green eyes complete this pretty image. When given a good, forever home, with loving and caring owner(s), she will blossom into a wonderful pet and companion. For more information about Shania, visit Shelter Cats. Shania’s ID is No. 1913. Come in and spend a bit of time with her; she’ll love to meet you. She’s available at the shelter.



At approximately 4 years old, this large, male, hound mix is a friendly people lover. Wearing

a black/tan brindle, shorthair coat with white accents, Soxs is a handsome fellow.

Smart, attentive and active, he deserves a good, loving forever home, and he will do best with owner(s) willing to give him attention, care, lots of consistent exercise in a fenced area or on a leash and basic obedience training. For more information, visit Soxs’ ID is No. 1959. Come spend a sometime with this fine dog; he’s available at the shelter.