Article posted Thursday, May 21, 2015 2:15pm

Burton has all the intrepid qualities of his namesake explorer. He arrived from Brussels in September, found trekking down Curve Road with a friend. In April, Burton and the staff celebrated his one-year birthday. He’s full of the energy and curiosity that makes young cats irresistibly entertaining. Burton has been neutered, vaccinated, and micro-chipped.

The Door County Humane Society, located at 3475 Park Drive (County PD – the road to Potawatomi State Park), Sturgeon Bay, is open for adoption Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from noon – 4 pm. For more information call 920.746.1111 or visit

Bring your appetite to the Fishing Hole on County M for the Chili Cook-Off, benefitting the Door County Humane Society on May 30, 1 – 5 pm. Microchipping pets will be offered for $25.