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.
Jonathan is sweet, fun-loving, friendly and energetic. He loves spending time with people and other cats.He likes, exploring, snuggling and playing with crunchy balls and toy mice. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email email@example.com. Visit www.hhas.org.
Mandy enjoys lap time, playtime and catnip. This sweet, gentle girl is friendly and affectionate and does well with women and children, but she isn’t a fan of men. She’d do best as the only cat and in a quieter home where someone is home most of the day. She loves balls with streamers and bells. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.hhas.org.
Daphney is a playful and energetic 2- year-old terrier mix that was rescued from the euthanasia list at a high kill shelter in Tennessee. She is very sweet, loves attention and seems to like everyone she meets. Email Stacy at email@example.com or call 708-478-5102. Visit nawsus.org.
Minnie is a 2-year-old dilute calico who abandoned by her previous owners. She is initially a little shy, but once she trusts, she is lovable and affectionate. She loves to be petted and will roll around for attention. Email Delonda at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 708-478-5102. Visit nawsus.org.
Bolt is an 8-month-old small male pit bull mix. He is crate-trained, housebroken, and good with kids and dogs but not cats.. He knows basic commands. Call The Boneyard at 815-953-4747.
Decon is a sweet 1-year-old sweet one year old who loves being held and curling up on laps. Call Joliet Township Animal Control at 815-725-0333.
Banner is a 1-year-old Labrador/pit mix who loves to be outside, catching a ball, wading in the creek, squishing mud between barefoot. He enjoys playtime with other dogs, and is also good with kids. Banner would make a perfect hiking companion. Call Joliet Township Animal Control at 815-725-0333.
Atlas weighs 72 pounds, is a great listener, eager to learn and needs a home with older children. Visit W2Wrescue.com.
Lil One is a year old catahoula mix. He is dog-friendly but does best with female, fully vetted dogs. Visit W2Wrescue.com.
Penny is a female adult pit bull who was thrown out on the streets after giving birth. She was scarred and scared, but loves her shelter family and is ready for a patient and loving forever home. Call Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Max is an adult male domestic shorthair cat. He is a sweet and loves people, but is not happy around other cats. Call Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.