Adoptable Pets of the Week in the Jacksonville Area
Cold Noses, the Times-Union’s weekly pet column, features dogs and cats available for adoption at area government-run animal shelters.
Some shelters are operating with limitations due to the coronavirus pandemic. Contact individual shelters for more information.
• The St. Johns County Pet Center is located at 130 N. Stratton Road, St. Augustine. Dial (904) 209-6190. To see the animals available, go to co.st-johns.fl.us/animalcontrol/petcenter.aspx. Friends of the St. Johns County Center group has shelter cats available for adoption on Saturdays at Pet Smart, 1779 SUS 1 in St. Augustine, facebook.com/fosjcpc.
Kahlua is a one-year-old female Labrador mix dog (ID number 61663). She is sweet, playful and friendly. She likes to be outside.
Sweet Pea is a one and a half year old Basenji mix dog (ID number 60839). She loves to walk, play fetch and explore the garden.
• Jacksonville Animal Care and Protective Services is at 2020 Forest St. Call (904) 630-2489 or email [email protected] To see the animals available, go to coj.net/pets Where facebook.com/jaxanimalcare.
Ostrich is a 2-year-old, 69-pound male mixed-breed dog (ID number A1308434). He loves car rides, adventures and exploring when he’s on the go. He also likes snacks and naps.
Hazelnut is a one and a half year old, 9 pound calico colored domestic longhair cat (ID number A1333767). She is independent. She gets along with children, dogs and cats.
prude is a 3 year old mixed breed female dog (ID not available). She is friendly, playful and loves food and following a routine. She doesn’t shy away from wearing costumes either. But she should be the only dog in a household.
Sister 4 is a one and a half year old mixed breed female dog (ID not available). She arrived with three sisters who have since been adopted. Shy but friendly, she builds confidence. She walks well on a leash and enjoys meeting other dogs.
Adoptable animals are also available on:
• Clay County Animal Services, 3984 W. Florida 16, Green Cove Springs. Call (904) 269-6342 or email [email protected] To see the animals available, go to claycountygov.com/community/animal-services Where facebook.com/ClayCtyAnimals.
• Nassau County Animal Services, 86078 License Road, Fernandina Beach. Dial (904) 530-6150. To see the animals available, go to nassaucountyfl.com/845/Animal-Services Where facebook.com/NassauCountyAnimalServices.
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