Pet of the week: Rose the Chihuahua mix love to climb and cuddle in laps

Available for adoption from Pet Pal Animal Shelter
Rose pet of the week
Posted at 9:33 AM, May 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-03 09:39:45-04

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

This week we are featuring Rose, an 18-month-old Italian Greyhound/Chihuahua mix from Pet Pal Animal Shelter.

According to the American Kennel Club, Chihuahuas are tiny dogs with huge personalities. They are clever canines who would love to rule your home like a little Napoleon.

Rose is petite little girl is ready to fill your house with rosy cheer. Shelter workers say her favorite activities are cuddling in laps and climbing.

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Rose is spayed, microchipped and vaccinated. She would prefer a home with no small children. Her adoption fee is $200.

For more information about how to adopt Rose 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.