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.
Cardelini is a sweet 1-year-old shorthair. She's a little shy but a patient owner helps her warm up. She is playful, curious and friendly. Email Delonda at email@example.com or call NAWS at 708-478-5102. Visit nawsus.org.
Tedi is a Great Pyrenees/Anatolian shepherd mix. She is a sweet, gentle, smart and friendly. She loves people but needs to be the only pet in the home. Email Stacy at firstname.lastname@example.org or call NAWS at 708-478-5102. Visit nawsus.org.
Although he's shy in new situations and needs a patient owner. Spunk enjoys being with people and getting attention. He likes to play, especially with fishing-type wand toys. He does well with other cats. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email email@example.com. Visit www.hhas.org.
Sweet, but fearful, Biscuit needs a family willing to set up a safe room and show patience, She’s quiet and likes petting as long as it's slow and easy. Sometimes she lets people pick her up. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.hhas.org.
Bianca is a 2-year-old boxer mix. She needs to be the only dog in a home with older children. She likes to cuddle in laps. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at email@example.com. Visit hopefultailsanimalrescue.org.
Dayton is a 3-year-old pittie who loves plush toys and will carry them for hours. Sometimes he can be seen walking down the sidewalk with a pink stuffed animal in his mouth. Call Joliet Township Animal Control at all 815-725-0333.
Kiana is a sweet 9-month-old domestic medium-haired cat who enjoys attention and being held. She's made friends would the other cats and wouldn't mind a feline sibling. Call Joliet Township Animal Control at 815-725-0333.
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.
Atlas weighs 72 pounds, is a great listener, eager to learn and needs a home with older children. Visit W2Wrescue.com.
Dudley is a sweet young male German Shepherd mix dog who came from a kill shelter. He loves to give hugs and kisses, and seems to get along with everyone. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Puma is a 7-year-old male domestic shorthair cat who came in with his sister, Tilly. He is a bit on timid side and needs a home where the two can be together. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.