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Pets

Local pet events: Nov. 20 through Nov. 27

Ongoing

• $25 adoption fee for all cats and kittens Through Nov. 22, Joliet Township Animal Control, 2807 McDonough St., Joliet. For information, call 815-725-0333.

•  Citizen Science Bat Monitoring Program – Sign-up deadline is April 1. First come, first served. For information, call Forest Preserve District of Will County’s volunteer supervisor Renee Gauchat at 815-722-7364. For information, visit ReconnectWithNature.org.

Fix one cat and get one fixedfree – Through November. The Pet Well Clinic, 2765 Maple Ave., Lisle. For information, prices and appointments, call 630-961-8000. For information, visit www.spayillinois.org.

• Free dry dog food – For active and retired U.S. military personnel. Monthly program. Must be picked up by the owner in Joliet. Proof of military service is required if you are retired. For information and a short telephone interview, call COPE Animal Rescue at 815-342-0378.

• Injured wildlife – Contact a wildlife rehabilitator by visiting shawurl.com/32k8 or web.extension.illinois.edu/wildlife.

• The Forest Preserve District of Will County dog parks – Permit required. For information, visit www.reconnectwithnature.org.

• Yappetizers – Public Landing Restaurant, 200 W. Eight St., Lockport. For information, call 815-838-6500 or visit www.publiclandingrestaurant.com.

• Yearlong Food Drive for Will County Humane Society – 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, VCA Animal Hospital, 220 N. Hammes Ave., Joliet. For information, call 815-729-0770 or 815-741-0695, or visit willcountyhumane.com.

Upcoming

• Puppy and beginner dog training classes – Six-week classes start at noon Jan. 16 and continue through Feb. 20, Francis Field Youth Foundation Building, 801 E. Francis Road, New Lenox. $120. Call Carolyn McGuire at 815-922-3058.

Nov. 20

• Marco’s Pizza/Hopeful Tails Fundraiser Night – Also Nov. 21, Marco’s Pizza, 2410 Essington Road, Joliet. Twenty percent of sales donated to Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue. Eat lunch and/or dinner. Show the flyer or mention Hopeful Tails when order is placed dine-in, carry out or delivery.

• Affordable pet vaccines – 5 to 8 p.m., Paws 4 U Pet Bakery, 1736 Essington Road, Suite C, Joliet. No appointment necessary. For information, visit www.spayillinois.org.

• Joliet City Council work session –
5:30 p.m., 150 W. Jefferson St., Joliet. Joliet City Council considering a ban on the sale of commercially bred dogs, cats and rabbits in the city’s pet stores. Public comment welcome. For information, visit www.safepetsforjoliet.org/how-to-help.html.

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