The Cobb County Courier’s Dog of the Day for December 9, 2022, selected from the Cobb County Animal Services Shelter website, is Blakey. The one downside listed for Blakey is that he is not good with children.
Blakey is already eligible for adoption.
The following information on this potential family member is copied and pasted from the Animal Shelters website. To see the original text visit this link to the Animal Shelter Catalog. Remember that adopting a dog is a long-term commitment, so be sure you are looking for a permanent family member.
BLAKELY (322) – 322
Name BLAKELY (322)
Animal Id 641273
Gender NEUTERED MALE
Breed type MIXED BREED
Coat SHORT HAIR
Age 4 YEARS
Weight 10 lbs.
Status IN SHELTER
Eligible adoption date Dec 8, 2022
Good with kids No
Date acquired Dec 8, 2022
How acquired OWNER TURN-IN
Kennel # COBB COUNTY ANIMAL
Section PUPPY ROOM
Cage # 322
Shelter status ACTIVE
For the remainder of the month of December, adoptions are only $20.
And on December 17 and 18 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Santa Paws will be available at Cobb County Animal Services, 1060 Al Bishop Drive, Marietta.
“Adopt your forever friend & take a picture with Santa Paws” is the slogan for the event.
I’ve included the flyers below:
Cobb County Animal Services website describes the adoption process as follows:
“To provide quality customer service to current and future pet parents, we require that you schedule an appointment to visit us. Booking appointments allows us to effectively manage our staffing between the needs of our pet parents, shelter pets, and volunteers. Our online booking service is available 24/7.
“We have been appointment only for adoption visitation and owner surrenders since the spring of 2020.
“No appointment is required for strays that are found by citizens, for citizens looking for their lost pet(s), or for animal reclaim. Shelter staff will still be available to book appointments and answer questions from citizens by calling (770) 499-4136 during business hours (Tuesday-Sunday 10:30 a.m.-4:30.p.m.).