FARMINGTON — Franklin County Animal Shelter Pets of the Week are Penny and Osiris.

Penny, the Dog of the Week, is 8 years old and is a DNA-tested and is a Jack Russell Terrier. Penny is a high-energy girl who shows no sign of slowing down with age. She enjoys riding in cars, kayaking (she hsa excellent balance), and mousing. She knows some basic commands like “stay,” “sit, “down,” “crawl” and “time for bed.” Penny is crate-trained and is looking for a home away from the road with a secure run. She is living with a foster family, so those interested in meeting her should contact the shelter for an appointment. .”

Cat of the Week Osiris is a 1- to 3-year-old male cat. He is a sweet and laid-back guy who loves hanging out on the cat trees waiting for friendly hands to pet him.

Penny, Osiris and other pets may be visited at the shelter from noon to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays at 550 Industry Road. Cats and dogs are spayed or neutered prior to adoption and have been vaccinated for rabies, treated for fleas, microchipped and have had nail trims. The shelter also rehomes barn cats, livestock and other pets.

FMI: 207-778-2638,,



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