• This male brindle-colored Whippet or terrier mix was dropped off at Fannin County Animal Control on Thursday, March 16, and needs a forever home. Officer Pat Patterson brings the small, energetic dog out for fresh air and a quick picture. He is available for adoption from Animal Control if not reclaimed by his owner. His animal control number is 049-17.
  • This previously-viewed male terrier mix was picked up by Animal Control on Friday, March 10, in Mineral Bluff. He is black with a few white patches and is currently available for adoption from Animal Control if not reclaimed by his owner. His animal control number is 042-17.
  • A chunky, white bulldog with a brown patch over his eye was previously viewed in the paper and picked up in Blue Ridge on Feb. 28. He is energetic and waiting for that perfect human companion. He is currently available for adoption if not reclaimed by his owner. His animal control number is 038-17.
  • A bully brindle-colored mix, previously-viewed male, was picked up Monday, Feb. 20, off Davis Road in Blue Ridge. Muscular in stature, his favorite thing seems to be relaxing in the sun. He is currently available for adoption if not reclaimed by his owner. His animal control number is 033-17.

Adopt-A-Pet

A brindle colored Whippet or terrier mix that was dropped off at the facility on March 16 is seen with Fannin County Animal Control Officer Pat Patterson.

The male dog is very agile and full of energy. He is short-haired with brown and black fur and white chest and feet. He is up for adoption from Animal Control. His animal control number is 049-17.

Only two new dogs were taken in to the facility this past week. Patterson said there are still a number of dogs up for adoption. Anyone interested in seeing their selection can call Animal Control.

Hours of operation are Monday - Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at the facility. After hours, the officers follow up with community concerns and respond to stray dog calls.

For information on any of the dogs at Animal Control or to check to see if a lost family pet has been picked up, call 706-632-3845. 

Dogs currently available may also be viewed at www.petfinder.com. In addition, you can find listings and pictures on Fannin County Animal Control’s Facebook page.

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