Adopt-A-Pet 10/11/17

Gonzo is a six-month-old, male domestic short hair cat. This striking, young fellow is ready to settle down with a forever family. Gonzo does well with children and other cats. His top priorities are playing with feather wands and relaxing on fluffy pillows.

Jazzy is a two-month-old, female domestic short hair cat. This little girl is cute as can be and has a personality to match. Jazzy's very playful and does well with other cats, kids and is still young enough to learn that dogs aren't so bad after all. Jazzy is sure to melt your heart with just one purr.

Starla is a two-year-old, male, hound mix dog. This playful girl will certainly liven up your life. She loves going for walks and playing in the yard. Starla is ready and patiently waiting your arrival.

October is national adopt a shelter dog month. To celebrate, Marion County's announcing half-price dog adoptions all month long. This includes their spay/neuter surgeries, county licenses, current vaccinations, and microchips.

Call Marion County Animal Services at 352-671-8700 for more information or visit the shelter Tuesday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. or Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. See all the dogs and cats (and other animals!) available for adoption online at