Pet of the week: Buttercup is a sweet 6-year-old Labrador Retriever mix who needs a home

Available for adoption from Pet Pal Animal Shelter
Buttercup pet of the week
Posted at 9:14 AM, Apr 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-05 09:36:34-04

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — ABC Action News works with local shelters to find homes for dogs and cats through our weekly Pet of the Week feature.

This week we are featuring Buttercup, a 6-year-old Labrador Retriever mix from Pet Pal Animal Shelter in St. Petersburg.

According to the American Kennel Club, Labrador Retrievers are friendly and outgoing dogs who play well with others. They are usually good with other dogs.

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Shelter workers report Buttercup is beautiful, playful and sweet dog with lovely leash manners and a very happy disposition. They believe she would fill your home with love.

Buttercup is spayed, microchipped and vaccinated. Her adoption fee is $200.

For more information about how to adopt animals from Pet Pal Animal Shelter, you can call them (727) 328-7738 or go online to

Pet Pal Animal Shelter is located at 405 22nd Street South Street in St. Petersburg. You can visit all their dogs and cats up for adoption Tuesdays to Fridays from 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 10:00 to 4:30 p.m.