The Herald-News presents this week's Pets of the Week. Read the caption of each photo to find out about that pet, including where he or she can be adopted.
Email "Pet of the Week" submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org. Photos should be in jpg file format, 200 dpi and sent as email attachments. Submissions are subject to editing for length, style, grammar and run as space is available.
Pumpkins is a 1-year-old male domestic shorthair. He is is a little shy in his new surroundings at the rescue, but he has a very gentle and sweet personality. Once he trusts you, he'll make a wonderful family member. To meet him, contact Delonda at email@example.com or call 708-478-5102 to meet him. Visit www.nawsus.org.
Funny, athletic Simba is a cute boy from an energetic litter of kittens. He loves to climb, jump, run and chase ice cubes around the floor. He loves to purr and snuggle with the other kittens and their human companions. Simba and his siblings would love to be adopted together. They’re fine with other cats and dogs too. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kiara loves play time. is the first to run, climb and chase her siblings. When they run out of steam, they love to purr and snuggle together and and with their human companions. Kiara would love to be adopted with her siblings. They’re fine with other cats and dogs too. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email email@example.com
Bert loves to be around people and will sit nicely for treats. He has a friendly and laid back personality. To meet him, contact Stacy at firstname.lastname@example.org or 708-478-5102. Visit www.nawsus.org.
Donnie is a sweet 10-month-old shepherd, lab and hound mix. He loves people and has done well with other dogs. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at email@example.com.
Pearly is a small and sweet 2-year-old min pin mix. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rizzo is a sweet female Labrador retriever/schnauzer mix. She is still very much a puppy so she needs a loving and patient forever home where someone has the time to work with her. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Tippy is a young male domestic shorthair. He loves to play with other cats and curl up in people's laps. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Moxxi is a 7-month-old special needs kitten. She is smart and very food and treat motivated. She has learned a few tricks (come, sit, stay, up, paw). She runs and climbs all day, wrestling with other kitties and small dogs in her foster home and “helping” wherever needed. Moxxi is super clingy and always ready to snuggle. Visit Moxxi at Joliet Township Animal Control 2807 McDonough St. in Joliet or call 815-725-0333.
Zeus is a 2-year-old neutered male who is extremely affectionate and adores people, cats and dogs. He is very laid back and is happy to sit on your lap and be brushed. Visit Zeus at Joliet Township Animal Control, 2807 McDonough St. in Joliet or call 815-725-0333.