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.
Cubby is a friendly 4-year-old basset/hound mix. He is gentle, affectionate and loves attention. Email Heather at email@example.com or call NAWS at 708-478-5102. Visit Nawsus.org.
Mew is a 1-year-old domestic long hair abandoned at cat colony. He is no longer nervous and now enjoys attention. He is sweet, gentle, affectionate and FIV positive. Email Delonda at firstname.lastname@example.org or call NAWS at 708-478-5102. Visit Nawsus.org.
Annabelle has a medium-length coat that needs regular grooming. She likes people, attention, gentle pats on her head and feathery wand toys. She does not like other cats. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email email@example.com. Visit www.hhas.org.
Russel is sweet, friendly, affectionate, entertaining, curious and gentle. He loves attention, being petted and playing, especially chasing laser toys. He'll do best as the only pet. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.hhas.org.
Loki is a large male border collie mix who came from a shelter in Kentucky. He's still very much a puppy and needs patience and training. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visitwillcountyhumane.com.
Banjo is a 2-yer-old border collie mix. He is spunky and plays well with other dogs at the rescue. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at email@example.com. Visit hopefultailsanimalrescue.org.
Taz is a quiet 4-year-old cane corso. She likes sitting by people and craves back scratches. She repays with slobbery kisses and thank you nudges. 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.