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.
Princess is a 5-year-old shepherd mix. Her owner that adopted her from NAWS last summer has died. She is a sweet, affectionate, and loves to give hugs and kisses. To meet her, email Stacy at Stacy@nawsus.org or call 708-478-5102. Visit naws.org.
Lilly is a 5-year-old tabby that is a little shy in her new surroundings at the rescue. She quickly warms up to attention and once petted, will roll on her back for belly rubs. With a little patience, she will become a wonderful pet and companion. To meet her, email Delonda at email@example.com or call 708-478-5102. Visit naws.org.
Joe is super-friendly, social and talkative. He is affectionate and likes petting. He likes playing with braided toys and chasing and batting toy mice. He is gentle, good-natured, does well with cats and would do well with kids. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.hhas.org.
Ursula is sweet and shy, yet talkative. She’s independent and a little unpredictable. She prefers humans over cats. She likes petting, attention and “alone time.” She needs a one-cat home with no small children. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email email@example.com. Visit www.hhas.org.
Miles is a 3-year-old male St. Bernard who loves to play and go for walks. He's a snuggler too, once he feels comfortable. Miles will require a home with no other pets. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Shadow is a 9-year-old female domestic shorthair. She is shy but still loves attention. Shadow is tired of shelter life and needs a loving home. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Tamina is a sweet senior girl who needs a low-key home with plenty of spots for naps. She is affectionate with people and likes pets, food and catnip. Visit Tamina at Joliet Township Animal Control, 2807 McDonough St. in Joliet or call 815-725-0333.
Baskin is sweet 2-year-old black mouth cur. He knows basic obedience and appears to be crate-trained. He is smart and well-mannered, but he is prone to "zoomies." Visit Baskin at Joliet Township Animal Control, 2807 McDonough St. in Joliet or call 815-725-0333.
Hope is a 2-year-old lap dog. she is very loving after she warms up. She needs a home with a fenced-yard and no small children. She has no adoption fee.Contact Wags 2 Wishes Animal Rescue at www.w2wrescue.com.
Shy Faith becomes wiggly Faith after she warms up to people. She needs a home with a fenced-yard and no small children. She has no adoption fee.Contact Wags 2 Wishes Animal Rescue at www.w2wrescue.com.