Ethel and Navy (Photos courtesy of Alaska Mindful Paws)

Ethel and Navy (Photos courtesy of Alaska Mindful Paws)

Pets of the week: Ethel and Navy

Navy, a 5-year-old male, and Ethel, a 2-year-old female, are quite the pair. These sweet roommates have formed a tight bond since living together in the shelter. They help each other feel comfortable and safe. Navy comes across as unfriendly, but really he wants you to call his bluff. He loves to be shown affection, but he pretends not to want it. Ethel helps him to relax and to just allow it to happen. We would love to see these two go home together. They love the company of other cats. Call us to meet them.

The animal shelter is located across from the Public Works Department off the Sterling Highway. The shelter’s business hours are noon-7 p.m. Tuesday, noon-5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, and 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Closed Mondays. For more information, call 907-235-3141.

Ethel and Navy (Photos courtesy of Alaska Mindful Paws)

Ethel and Navy (Photos courtesy of Alaska Mindful Paws)

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