Still time to choose your favorite pet

first_img Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Published 7:33 pm Tuesday, September 7, 2010 Pet photos may be viewed on the Humane Society of Pike County’s website, at the Troy Public Library and the Troy Antiques on the Square. Voting may be cast on-site at Troy Antiques, Guynn’s Income Tax Service, The Little Framery and Hillside Antiques or by mail at P.O Box 296, Troy, AL 36081.Votes are $1 each and everyone is encouraged to vote for his or her favorite pet and, in doing, support the Humane Society of Pike County’s efforts to control the unwanted dog and cat populations of Pike County through its spay and neuter program. Maybe it’s true that every dog will have his day but right now it’s two cats that are leading the pack in the Humane Society of Pike County’s 2011 Pet Photo Contest.This year was expected to be the “Year of the Dogs” because cats have had their way in the contest for the first two years, Howard said.Dog owners have said “enough is enough” and Butter and Jock are hot on the heels of Kitty Kat Howard and the twin kitties, Hattie and Ernie. In fact, eight ‘best friends” are in the chase for the calendar cover and the 12 monthly feature shots and others are closing in. Skip Print Article Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Email the author Sponsored Content Still time to choose your favorite petcenter_img Voting has been extended for the PIke County Humane Society Pet Photo Contest.At the request of pet owners whose pets are in the running for “coverage” in the 2011 Pet Photo Contest, the deadline for voting has been extended through Sept. 29.“The 2011 Pet Photo Contest is a fundraiser for the Humane Society of Pike County,” said Lisa Howard, contest coordinator. “The contest is our largest fundraiser and funds our annual spay and neuter program, which is so important in controlling the unwanted dog and cat populations in Pike County.“Like I’ve said so many times, if we don’t spay and neuter, we can’t build a shelter large enough to house all of these abandoned and neglected animals. So, if the photo contest pet owners want a little more time to raise more money, we are willing to extend the deadline to Sept. 29.” Book Nook to reopen Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits “And we don’t expect the cats to quit,” Howard said. “So it will be an interesting finish.”Because the dog/cat competition is heating up and the contest is generating a lot of jockeying for position within the canines and felines, extending the deadline makes good “cents.” Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthMost 10 Rarest Skins for FortniteTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel By The Penny Hoarder Latest Stories By Jaine Treadwelllast_img read more