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.
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 email@example.com. Visit www.hhas.org.
Roxy answers to her name. Her sensitive stomach needs a raw diet. She loves pets and sitting over heat vents, but not in people’s laps. Roxy gets along well with other cats. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.hhas.org.
Tito is a sweet 9-year-old Chihuahua that loves attention and is content to sit in laps and cuddle. He would make a wonderful companion. Email Heather at email@example.com or call NAWS at 708-478-5102. Visit nawsus.org.
Minnie is a sweet and friendly 1-year-old female tabby shorthair. She shows affection with head butts and rubbing against legs. She's not fond of other cats and should be the only cat in a home. Email Delonda at firstname.lastname@example.org or call NAWS at 708-478-5102. Visit nawsus.org.
Ginger is a sweet, loving 6-month-old female Basenji mix. She needs a family that will take the time to bring out the best in her. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Graham is a senior domestic shorthair who came from a high kill shelter. He is very laid back and friendly, and gets along with other cats. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Bianca is a 2-year-old quiet, playful and house-trained boxer mix. She needs a home with older children since she doesn't realize her strength. She loves cuddling on laps. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at email@example.com.
Homer is a 4-year-old border collie/lab mix. He is playful, crate-trained, house-trained, and gets along with most dogs. A home with older kids are best. Homer's came to the shelter after his owner died. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Atlas weighs 72 pounds, is a great listener, eager to learn and needs a home with older children. Visit W2Wrescue.com.
Brisbane is a 5-month-old Australian cattle dog mix with a wonderful personality. He is phenomenal with other dogs and with kids. Call Joliet Township Animal Control at 815-725-0333.