Pet of the Week: Charlotte

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By Madison Bendistis Elm Staff Writer This week’s adoptable pet is another one of Animal Care Technician Sarah Collins’ dorm fosters. Meet Charlotte: a one-year-old black and white cat available for adoption through the Humane Society of Kent County. Charlotte arrived at the Humane Society pregnant with kittens, although she was still very young herself. […]

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Pet of the Week: Cookie

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By Madison Bendistis  Elm Staff Writer This week, meet Cookie. Cookie is a one-year-old Staffordshire Terrier mix who is currently available for adoption at the Humane Society of Kent County. Cookie has caramel and white fur, and her fur color splits right down the middle of her face. Cookie has not been at the Humane Society for […]

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Pet of the Week: Mercury

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By Madison Bendistis  Elm Staff Writer This week, meet Mercury, a two-and-a-half-year-old cat available for adoption at the Humane Society of Kent County. Mercury has beautifully patterned gray fur and bright green eyes. “The best way to describe Mercury is that he’s got a big personality. He likes to talk a lot,” Animal Care Technician Harlee Elerton […]

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Pet of the Week: Happy

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By Madison Bendistis  Elm Staff Writer This week’s adoptable pet is a 6-year-old bulldog mix appropriately named Happy. Happy has a white coat with some black spots. He also has a constant smile on his face. Happy arrived at the Humane Society of Kent County a bit overweight. The staff is trying to get him to lose […]

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Pets of the Week: Nova and Radja

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By Madison Bendistis Elm Staff Writer Meet a couple of feline friends who are proof that two is better than one. Nova and Radja are two 3-year-old cats available for adoption at the Humane Society of Kent County. Nova is a calico cat with bright green eyes, while Radja has gray and brown tabby fur. “They were […]

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Pet of the Week: Dolla

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By Madison Bendistis Elm Staff Writer Lately at the Humane Society of Kent County, visitors have been greeted by the pitter-patter of little paws. The shelter currently has five American Staffordshire Terrier puppies available for adoption. The staff is hoping that their mother, 3-year-old Dolla, will have an equally short stay at the Humane Society. This […]

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Pet of the Week: Bullet

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By Madison Bendistis Elm Staff Writer This week’s adoptable pet from the Humane Society of Kent County is Bullet, a Mastiff mix who is about 3-and-a-half years old. Bullet’s size may be intimidating, but this gentle giant is only after one thing: treats. “He loves his cookies. We gave him the nickname Cookie Monster because that’s all […]

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Pet of the Week: Raven

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By Madison Bendistis Elm Staff Writer Don’t be fooled by this week’s pet’s name; Raven is not a bird, nor is he an Edgar Allen Poe poem. Raven is a 4-and-a-half-year-old tuxedo cat available for adoption at the Humane Society of Kent County. Raven was brought to the Humane Society by his previous owner through no fault […]

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Pet of the Week: Kira and Karma

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By Madi Bendistis Elm Staff Writer The last edition of The Elm  this semester calls for a special occasion: two pets of the week, 4-month-old kittens Kira and Karma. Kira has orange fur, while Karma’s fur is gray. Karma and Kira first met when they were in foster care together for medical reasons. According to Adoption […]

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Pet of Week: Rio

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By Madison Bendistis Elm Staff Writer When Rio, a three-year-old terrier mix with brown and white fur and an adorable smile, first arrived at the Humane Society, he did not arrive alone. “Rio actually came into the shelter with another dog. They were both surrendered by the same owner. The other dog was a little pug […]

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