Gretl, a lovable adult cat, is among the animals available for adoption at the Danville-Boyle County Humane Society Animal Shelter. Other cats include a white adult named Polly, a tortoiseshell named Gilda, and a black and white medium-hair named Zoe. There are also a few kittens available.
Dogs include a female black Labrador retriever named Chocolate, a male German shepherd named Pharoh and a yellow Lab mix named Ginger. Puppies include black and yellow Lab mixes, beagle mixes and hound mixes.
The adoption fee for both cats and dogs is $60, which includes feline leukemia test for cats, spay/neuter surgery, first vaccinations and de-worming, rabies shot and dog tag.
To view many of the animals available for adoption, check the DBCHS Web site at www.homes4pets.org. The animal shelter, located on the bypass beside the fairgrounds, is closed today and Christmas Day. It will reopen Friday during its regular hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (859) 238-1117 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.