Buttercup the American Pit Bull Terrier mix, Penny the cat and a Guinea Pig named Guinea 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 Buttercup the American Pit Bull Terrier mix, Penny the cat and a Guinea Pig named Guinea. 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 www.harfordshelter.org. Click here to follow them on Facebook. Or call them at (410) 836-1090. The shelter is at 2208 Connolly Road, Fallston, MD 21047. All cats and kittens are 50% off until the end of the month.


Dog of the Week – BUTTERCUP

Age: 1 year

Color: White & Tan

Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier Mix

Gender: Female

Adoption Fee: $160

Meet Buttercup! This gal is a sun loving cuddle bug, and full of energy! A perfect day for buttercup consists of long walks, sun bathing, and playing outside. She’s got lots of energy to burn, so she’d love a family who likes to run or go on long hikes. We bet she’d be great at agility too! Stop by to meet Buttercup and see for yourself what a bundle of joy she is!

Penny 1

Cat of the Week – PENNY

Age: 4 years

Color: Grey & Tan

Breed: Domestic Shorthair Mix

Gender: Female

Adoption Fee: $47.50 until the end of July

I’m Penny, a sweet lady looking for my forever home. I am pretty easygoing and enjoy spending a lot of my time just laying back and napping. I love to be petted and scratched too. I will even purr for you! If you are looking for a good companion, then look no further. Come by and say hello soon… I would love to meet you!


Small Critter of the Week – GUINEA

Age: 3 years

Color: Tan & White

Breed: Guinea Pig

Gender: Male

Adoption Fee: FREE

We’d like you to meet Guinea, the little guinea pig with the big personality! Guinea is not shy at all and will come right up to the cage door to see what’s goin’ on. He’s very used to being handled and would make a great pet for a responsible young adult. Come for a visit…Guinea will win you over with his fetching good looks and charm! (For the month of July, all small critters are FREE to adopt.)