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12 Strays of Christmas: Meet Lady

(WMC-TV) – Have you thought this season about opening up your heart and your home to a sweet animal in need?

This year, we introduce to you "The 12 Strays of Christmas".

Action News 5 is partnering with the Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County to share with you 12 animals in need of homes this holiday season. We will introduce you to a new pet each day through December 22. And each pet featured in the "12 Strays of Christmas" comes with a very special adoption fee of just $12.

Meet Lady

Lady is a beautiful 4-year-old Shepherd mix with a gorgeous brown brindle coat. She is also known as "Lady the Beale Street Dog" and "Lady of Beale".

She is known for having roamed the streets of downtown Memphis for years, making a name for herself as a sweet, docile stray, grateful for any morsel a tourist or restaurant employee would offer.

Lady is very calm, patient, and she has a kind spirit. She loves attention and gets along great with other dogs. She is also wonderful with kids.

She has had several litters of puppies, all of which has been adopted. Now it is Lady's turn to find a family to call her own.

If you are interested in making Lady the newest member of your family, contact the Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County at 901-937-3900.

The $12 adoption fee for Lady includes the following:

  • Spay/neuter surgery
  • Rabies vaccination
  • Age appropriate vaccines
  • De-worming treatments
  • Heartworm testing (dogs only)
  • FIV/Leukemia testing (cats only)
  • Microchip for permanent identification
  • Humane Society ID tag
  • Follow up calls with our Adoption Counselors to make sure your new pet is adjusting well
  • A goodie bag with coupons and some toys
  • About the Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County

    The Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County has worked in the Memphis community since 1933 to give injured and abused dogs and cats a second chance at life, caring for an average of 300 animals at a time. HSMSC is a private nonprofit organization whose funding comes exclusively from donations.

    For more information, visit www.memphishumane.org, call 901- 937-3900 or visit the facility at 935 Farm Road.

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    The first animal featured in our "12 Strays of Christmas" still needs a home! Click here to read about Franky. You can adopt Franky for just $12.

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