Pets of the Week: April 14, 2018

Published 7:34 pm Friday, April 13, 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.



Handsome and friendly that’s our Gumdrop, a 1-year-old, bi-color American shorthair. He’s ready to step out dressed elegantly in mainly classic gray, with a white mustache, bib and little white spats on his feet. A truly great cat with a playful and inquisitive nature, Gumdrop will be a welcome addition in a variety of good and loving forever home settings. Come meet Gumdrop; his ID is No. 0349 — you’ll be glad you did. He is available at the shelter.



‘Got Milk?’ Yes, and a stylish white collar and white feet. Our beautifully elegant and friendly Cuppycake is an adorable 2-year-old black and white, bi-color American shorthair girl, and she is ready to party! When given warmth, love and affection, Cuppycake will blossom into a wonderful companion, pet and confidant in a variety of good forever home settings. Come get acquainted with Cuppycake; her ID is No. 0348.