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.
Sugar is a 2-year-old strong female black lab mix. She greets and leans against everyone at the shelter and loves to give kisses. She loves the outdoors, walks and playtime. Email Stacy at email@example.com or call 708-478-5102. Visit nawsus.org.
Mummy is a 2-year-old calico whose kittens were adopted. She's shy but, with patience, she'll learn to like attention and petting. Email Delonda at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 708-478-5102. Visit nawsus.org.
Handsome loves to play, run and jump and have lots of fun. He likes to play with stringy-type toys and toys with bells, but mostly he likes to “let loose” and have a good time. If you have a high-energy home, he would fit. He’s comfortable with people and he also gets along fine with other cats. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email email@example.com. Visit www.hhas.org.
Poncho is active, good-natured and best friends with his brother Cisco. He loves exploring, being held and petted and rubbing faces with humans. These brothers would like to be adopted together. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.hhas.org.
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.
Lou Ann is a 9-year-old year old domestic shorthair. She is a little shy but loves petting and, with time, event sit on laps. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Willy is an 18-month-old deaf pittie. He is wonderful with kids and other animals. He plays daily in the shelter's playgroup with other dogs. Call Joliet Township Animal Control at 815-725-0333.
Empress is a quiet 6-year-old cat ready to find a new home. She likes curling up on laps and can be chatty once she is comfortable. She should do well with other cats. Call Joliet Township Animal Control at 815-725-0333.
Stella is a 4-year-old shar pei. She would do best with teens. Visit 2wrescue.com.