Pet of the week: Tucker is a 9-month-old Labrador Retriever mix who needs a home

Available for adoption from Pet Pal Animal Shelter
Posted at 10:13 AM, Mar 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-02 10:13:27-05

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 Tucker, a 9-month-old Labrador Retriever/Great Dax 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.

Shelter workers report Tucker is confident, fun and loves adventures. He would make a great companion for someone with an active lifestyle. 

Due to his size, Tucker that he would be more suitable for families with older children. He is neutered, microchipped and vaccinated. His adoption fee is $200.

For more information about how to adopt Tucker 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.