Animal Services

The Pitt County Animal Services Pet of the Week is Jess, a medium-size, young adult female terrier mix.

The animal shelter, located at 4550 County Home Road, is open weekdays by appointment only to help prevent spread of the coronavirus. Call 902-1725. Visit to view animals available for adoption.

Humane Society

The Humane Society of Eastern Carolina Pet of the Week is Rika, a large, adult female retriever mix.

Located at 3520 Tupper Drive, the organization is open by appointment only for adoptions. Hours are 1-5 p.m. Thursday-Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sunday. Visit or email for an adoption application.

Pitt Friends

Pitt Friends Pet of the Week is Jon Snow, a medium-size, male hound mix.

Animals are spayed or neutered and microchipped, have updated shots and are on heartworm and flea prevention medications.

Visit for information.

Saving Graces 4 Felines

The Saving Graces 4 Felines Pick of the Litter is Sable, a female brown tabby kitten.

SG4F cats are vaccinated, tested for cat leukemia and FIV, treated for fleas, dewormed, and are spayed or neutered. Visit for more information.

Cats: female, black; male, silver tabby; female, tuxedo; female, white tabby.

Kittens: female, white tabby; male, black and white; male, gray tabby; male, orange tabby; female, gray and white; female, smoke gray; female, long-haired black; female, brown tabby; female, black (partially blind).

Contact Kim Grizzard at or call 329-9578.