Pets of the Week: March 17, 2018

Published 8:25 pm Friday, March 16, 2018

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.

Please note, the shelter is closed on the first Wednesday of each month for cleaning and maintenance.





This Tortoiseshell girl is gorgeous in her black and golden, American medium-hair coat. Approximately 4-year-old Betty, with huge, captivating golden eyes, is friendly, loving and quick to responds to a bit of tender attention. When she’s given the love, warmth and stability of a good forever home, she will blossom into a devoted friend, pet and companion. For more on this sweet girl, visit Betty’s ID is No. 0242. Come in and meet this really nice cat — she’s available at the shelter.




Friendly, sweet and approximately 4 months old, our medium-size Shepard-mix girl is pretty in her butterscotch-tan shorthair coat with white accents. Crissy’s personality is loving and playful, and she will do best with an equally loving and attentive family with owner(s) willing to give her obedience training, plenty of exercise in a, preferably, fenced area or on a leash and a good forever home. For more, visit Shelter Dogs. Crissy’s ID is No. 0241. Come meet her, she’s available through next Saturday at the shelter.