Bosco the Jack Russell Terrier mix, Roo the cat and a Guinea Pig named Daphne are Pets of the Week at the Humane Society of Harford County


Pets of the Week available for adoption at the Humane Society of Harford County include Bosco the Jack Russell Terrier mix, Roo the cat and a Guinea Pig named Daphne. If you’d like to help the animals without adopting one, you can donate money for their care through the Humane Society’s website. You can visit them at Click here to follow them on Facebook. Or call them at (410) 836-1090. The shelter is at 2208 Connolly Road, Fallston, MD 21047.

Look for the Lonely Hearts Club sticker affixed to the kennel cards of pets available for a discounted adoption fee. You can also see these pets here:

In other news: Last week’s cat and rabbit were both adopted!


Dog of the Week – BOSCO

Age: 5 years

Color: Tan & White

Breed: Jack Russell Terrier Mix

Gender: Male

Adoption Fee: $160

Do you love smaller dogs that have lots of personality and are up for some good times?  Then I’m your boy!  I’m Bosco and I’m a 5-year-old Jack Russell Terrier who’s gonna make a great family dog.  You see, I’ve lived with young kids, cats and other dogs and I’ve been great with all of them!  I have a common condition called cherry eye that will need to be corrected, but it’s an easy procedure.  Why don’t you take a chance, come to the shelter, and take me for a walk?  You never know…I might be the perfect dog for your family!



Cat of the Week – ROO

Age: 5 years

Color: Black & White

Breed: Domestic Shorthair Mix

Gender: Male

Adoption Fee: $25

Hi there, I’m Roo and I am just the sweetest, most loveable guy ever. I enjoy sitting in your lap and being petted and brushed. I also love it when you pick me up and carry me around. All I want is love all the time! If you have another kitty at home, it’s fine with me.  I’m living in the Cattery with a bunch of my kitty friends and doing great. Come on in and check me out. I look forward to meeting you!



Small Critter of the Week – DAPHNE

Age: 5 months

Color: Brown & White

Breed: Guinea Pig

Gender: Female

Adoption Fee: $20

Meet our fluffy little piggy, Daphne!  This little girl loves to cuddle up in her house and snack on her fresh veggies. It’s the cutest thing when she learns the sound of your voice and your routine because she’ll squeal with excitement when she hears or sees you!  Meet Daphne in the Critter Cottage today and consider adding a guinea pig to your family!