Since the shelter’s Walk for the Animals was this past weekend, dogs have been getting a lot of love. So, we thought it would only be fair that this week’s Diamond in the Ruff should be a fabulous feline!

Diamond in the Ruff: Cat: Bagaheera

Meet Bagaheera (ID 588611), a 1-year-old, sweet boy with the most gorgeous black fur and yellow eyes. His name was inspired by the Jungle Book’s Bagheera panther, but this guy is much friendlier than his namesake.

Although he does takes a little time to warm up to strangers, Bagaheera enjoys time with people of all ages. He has never lived with other animals before, but we suspect he would do nicely with a feline friend to play with. Bagaheera is very playful and loves playing with toys, lasers, and cat nip.

This sweet boy just hit 2 months at the shelter, and we can tell he’s growing impatient! Thanks to our friends at JR Dunn Jewelers, Bagaheera’s adoption fee has been fully sponsored – so he can go home with you today at no cost! So hurry on down to the shelter and let’s start a fresh chapter in Bagaheera’s own Jungle Book!

About Diamond in the Ruff

Since 2016, longtime Humane Society of Broward County supporter J.R. Dunn Jewelers has been helping to create true love – by sponsoring pet adoptions so that more dogs and cats can find happy homes. The program is called Diamond in the Ruff, and who knows diamonds better than J.R. Dunn?

J.R. Dunn features a pet each week – yes, 52 pets every year – and underwrites the entire adoption fee for that dog, puppy, cat or kitten. Diamond in the Ruff is promoted through J.R. Dunn’s local radio spots and social media, and the HSBC will do its share of promotion as well.

What a fabulous way to put their money where their heart is, and to bring attention to all the amazing dogs and cats that are so ready to be loved. Furry little diamonds in the rough – just waiting for their “perfect setting!”

Be sure to visit J.R. Dunn’s facebook page each week  to see who the featured pet is and you might just find your next family member. Of course to meet the pet, contact the Humane Society of Broward County at 954-266-6839.


About the J.R. Dunn Jewelers

Family-owned-and-operated J.R. Dunn Jewelers has been in business for more than 46 years. Specializing in diamonds, designer jewelry and fine Swiss timepieces. Two generations work side-by-side to bring the best in selection and customer service to South Florida. A national and international clientele are served through J.R. Dunn Jewelers online. Visit their 8,000-square-foot showroom in Lighthouse Point, or go to for more information.

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