Pet of the week: Pepper is an affectionate Bulldog needing a forever family

Available for adoption from Pet Pal Animal Shelter
Pepper pet of the week
Posted at 10:38 AM, Jan 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-25 12:01:38-05

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — ABC Action News is bring you some hefty love for this week's Pet of the Week segment.

Pepper is a beautiful, easy going affectionate 6-year-old Bulldog who will make a great addition to a lucky family.

According to the American Kennel Club, bulldogs are loyal companions who are perfect city pets. They are friendly and courage dogs who are known for their "sourmug" face.

Shelter workers say Pepper will require a special home and family with bulldog experience. She must have a home with no stairs and no dogs that will play too rough.

A potential owner should expect Pepper to require ongoing vet care for typical bulldog issues. She is spayed, microchipped and vaccinated. Her adoption fee is $200.

For more information on how to adopt Pepper or other 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.