Pet of the Week – The Advocate-Messenger

Pet of the Week – The Advocate-Messenger

pet of the week

Posted 5:00 am Thursday, November 24, 2022

kari kuh

Humane Society of Danville-Boyle County

Our featured pets this week are Gus, a beginner to the adoption ground, and Chunk, an extended-stay workers favourite. We might like to have these turkeys in a house earlier than Thanksgiving; Learn on to seek out out if one is best for you!

Gus is a riddle wrapped in a thriller inside an enigma. We don’t know what races he is blended with, do you? His black fur is medium size with some curls and waves, and his eyes are pleasant and playful. One factor we all know for certain is that this one-year-old is a hoot!

Gus is an brisk pup who lives to play and romp. He leans over on his entrance legs earlier than leaping up and prancing throughout the yard. He’ll entertain himself with a toy by throwing it into the air.

Gus will sit down, choose a dainty deal with, and keep put to get some good scratches and pets. However he then he jumps to do the zoomies once more. He did properly in playgroups and loved getting the power out of him by working round together with his doggy buddies (particularly Chunk!).

Chunk is a 4 12 months previous mongrel canine who’s true to his title – there’s a lot about him to like! The massive head of him rests on a tanky physique with a protruding tail, and the complete again of him strikes when he is blissful.

At 68 kilos, this candy four-year-old is a lap canine at coronary heart and can come as near you as attainable to snuggle and kiss. Chunk is a real fan of butt scratches, treats and stress-free on the grass.

Chunk additionally likes to maneuver that massive body round throughout playgroups, chasing different jolly pups (like his buddy Gus) till they crash from exhaustion! When you’re in search of a hard-headed hunk of affection to convey some laid-back enjoyable into your life, Chunk could be the suitable man for you!

Chunk and Gus are repaired, vaccinated, microchipped and able to go residence. Convey your loved ones and canine for a meet and greet Monday by way of Wednesday this week between 1 pm and 4 pm Earlier than you go to, please full a web-based software: Cannot get to the shelter throughout opening hours? E-mail me at to make an appointment.

When you’ve adopted this column for some time, you understand it is DBCHS’s fiftieth anniversary. We have coated the highlights of the story in latest months and are updated by way of 2022. Since 1972, DBCHS has grown and altered, taking proactive steps to assist folks and pets past shelter partitions. One factor that hasn’t modified is the assist of our engaged neighborhood. From all of us to all of you: have a heat and great Thanksgiving; we recognize you!

The Danville-Boyle County Humane Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit group established in 1972 that promotes the humane therapy of animals by way of compassionate care, dedication and assist. To donate, go to or mail a test to DBCHS PO Field 487, Danville, KY 40423-0487.

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