Lost and found pets
LOST: “Big Mama,” pit-Lab mix, spayed, 4 years, brown, 55-60 pounds, folded ears, Clarks Neck Road, Washington, 402-6008; “Basil,” gray-tan tabby, spayed microchipped, Manchester subdivision, Winterville, 706-498-4590; “Hunter,” Lab, male, 5 years old, black, slender build, N.C. 43 Falkland, 245-2762.
FOUND: shepherd mix, male, brown, large, slender, Short Bridge and Johnston Road, Falkland, 902-173; male, orange and white tabby, East Wright Road, 902-1731. (All reclaims must provide proof of ownership.)
The Humane Society of Eastern Carolina will host a Bone Appetit fundraising event Dec. 30 at Wasabi, 1605 E. Fire Tower Road. A percentage of food and drink sales will be donated to the Humane Society. Write HSEC on the receipt and alert the server. For more information, visit hsecarolina.org.
The Humane Society of Eastern Carolina has “Santa Paws and Claws” gift boxes available for pets for Christmas. Prices range from $40-$50, and shipping is available for an additional $10. Visit hsecarolina.org.
Pet Food Pantry
The Pet Food Pantry of Eastern North Carolina, 408 W. Arlington Blvd., is a charitable pet food resource that provides free pet food and supplies to qualifying low-income households.
The organization also assists owners with spaying and neutering services as well as rabies vaccinations. To donate or to host a pet food drive, visit petfoodpantryenc.org or call 689-6122.