Looking for a forever home; Vernon SPCA pet of the week

The B.C. SPCA Vernon & District Branch pet of the week is Skeeter. His animal ID number is 433136.
Image Credit: SUBMITTED/B.C. SPCA

VERNON - This week the B.C. SPCA Vernon & District Branch would like to feature Skeeter.

Skeeter is an affectionate and laid back cat, on a much-needed diet, according to the B.C. SPCA's pet profile.

After a proper introduction, he does enjoys the company of other cats and they have been helping him lose some of his excess weight.

Sitting on your lap or sofa while being brushed is one of his favourite things.

Skeeter is fairly independent and doesn't need a lot of attention but quickly accepts an invitation for snuggles.

Skeeter has a calm nature and he is a good conversationalist.

He has some diet restrictions due to a chronic urinary condition. He must be fed Hill's CD urinary diet. If not fed the proper food his life is at risk because he builds an infection and quickly becomes blocked.

If you think you'd like to add this wonderful feline to your home, please contact our branch or come to the shelter to meet him.


To contact a reporter for this story, email Taylor Rae or call 250-819-6089 or email the editor. You can also submit photos, videos or news tips to the newsroom and be entered to win a monthly prize draw.

We welcome your comments and opinions on our stories but play nice. We won't censor or delete comments unless they contain off-topic statements or links, unnecessary vulgarity, false facts, spam or obviously fake profiles. If you have any concerns about what you see in comments, email the editor in the link above. 


chris-george
GEORGE: When economic imperatives clash with the military-industrial apparatus
  OPINION As citizens, we expect a lot from our governments. We expect them to provide wise guidance for our economy, prudent shepherding of our environment, and protection from violence both foreign and domestic.

Top News