Pets of the Week: Nov. 5, 2022

Published 5:03 am Saturday, November 5, 2022

The Beaufort County animal shelter is open Mondays through Fridays, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, the shelter will be closed unless an appointment is made before 5:00 p.m. Friday. Animal control officers are at the shelter by 8 a.m. daily. Shelter employees will not answer the phone in the morning due to all staff being hands-on with morning operations. The shelter strongly recommends leaving a voicemail with contact information and will get back to callers as soon as possible. In the case of an emergency, contact the Beaufort County Sheriff’s to reach the Animal Control officer on call. The shelter is located at 3931 U.S. Highway 264 East in Washington.

The shelter will be closed to the public for cleaning on the first Wednesday of every month. Please visit to view all pets currently available for adoption. To see more cats and kittens, visit the Friends of the Beaufort County Shelter Cat page on Facebook. The photos below were taken by Beaufort County Animal Shelter staff members.

Dog, Freya 1404

This very sweet and playful Hound-mix is believed to be dog friendly!  At 2 years old, Freya is a big, beautiful girl with an adorable face and a brown/white coat.  She will do best with active folks who will give her lots of exercise/play, preferably in a fenced yard, inclusion in activities and a forever home.

Freya, ID No.1404, is waiting to play with you at the Shelter.


Cat, Dani 1363

She is a very mild natured, friendly cat and she will make a wonderful addition to a calm environment.  At 3 years old, Dani is a beautiful, American shorthair, with a shiny, jet black coat and huge, golden eyes.  With her pleasant personality, Dani, ID No. 1363, will make loving companion in a good and loving, forever home. She is waiting to get acquainted with you, at the Shelter.