Pet Tails: Free pet adoptions scheduled for Saturday

From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 23, the Brown County Humane Society shelter, 128 State Road 135 South, will participate in the national Clear the Shelters event.

All adoptions will be free for every animal at the shelter.

Imagine an animal shelter with no homeless animals, even if for just one day! You can help us get there.

Hundreds of animal shelters across the country are teaming up to find new homes for thousands of homeless pets.

Be part of the solution. Let us introduce you to your new family.

The regular application process still applies.

Barn sale to support the animals

It’s the biggest yard sale of the year, with thousands of items available and all of the money going to support the animals at the shelter.The annual barn sale will be Thursday to Saturday, Aug. 11 to 13 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the humane society barn, 128 State Road 135 South, Nashville.

Donations will be gratefully accepted at the barn Friday and Saturday, Aug. 5 and 6 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday to Tuesday, Aug. 7 to 9 from noon to 4 p.m.

What type of donations are we looking for? Anything in good shape, except clothing and shoes. Just look around your house and see what you’re no longer using. If you can’t use it, someone else can.

Some examples of items we accept: furniture, antiques, tools, sports equipment, toys, books/CDs/records/DVDs, kitchen appliances, garden equipment, collectibles, fishing gear, artwork, crafts, cars/boats/trucks, jewelry, knick-knacks, dishes/mugs/cookware, lamps and rugs.

Brown County Humane Society