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Friends of Parkville’s pets of the week


Age: Approximately 18 months

Breed: Boxer

Sex: Female

Description: Essex has a personality is beyond belief! Essex loves all people, walks well on leash and she loves attention and snuggles. She also loves other dogs of both sexes and all sizes and she is a great player. However, she is not a fan of cats and will chase them.


Age: Approximately 12 weeks old

Breed: Domestic short hair

Sex: Male

Description: This sweet little guy enjoys playing, loves laps and likes to be held. Like his sister Diane, he has met the foster family’s dog but hasn’t spend extended time with him. Foster mom thinks with a slow introduction, Sam would be fine with a dog. Please stop by and visit with him and the other cats that are at the shelter between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday or by appointment.

Adoption information: Friends of Parkville Animal Shelter at 1356 N. Missouri 9 is run by volunteers, so call 816-587-0918 to set an appointment, send email to friendsofparkville@hotmail.com, or go to www.parkvilleshelter.com.