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 email@example.com. 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.
Ninja, 19 pounds, likes brushing, belly rubs and rope toys. He's fine with other cats and maybe kids. He should be adopted with his sister Twilight. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.hhas.org.
Twilight is quiet and gentle, but confused and anxious about her new situation since she and her twin Ninja recently lost their home. She likes chin scratches but prefers her cage. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email email@example.com. Visit www.hhas.org.
Sammie is a 2-year-old smart shepherd mix that enjoys attention and toys. She's mastered "sit" and "paw" and gets along with other dogs. She's shy until she warms up. Email Heather at firstname.lastname@example.org or call NAWS at 708-478-5102. Visit nawsus.org.
Gumbo is a 1-year-old domestic shorthair that loves attention, pets and toys. He's friendly, talkative, outgoing and gets along with other cats. Email Delonda at email@example.com or call NAWS at 708-478-5102 to meet him. Visit nawsus.org.
Bolt is a sweet German shepherd. He's been reactive to some dogs, so he needs a home with a fenced yard, owners with breed experience, and no kids or other pets. To meet him, email W2Wrescue@gmail.com. Visit w2wrescue.com.
Tarzan is a sweet 3-year-old duck trolling retriever mix. He loves people but needs to be the only dog in the home. To meet him, email W2Wrescue@gmail.com. Visit w2wrescue.com.
At 10, sweet Roulette loves to nap (she perks up when people are near), explore and stay by people's side. Call Joliet Township Animal Control at 815-725-0333.
Letty is a 2-year-old Boston terrier/pittie mix with a cute smile. She'll make a wonderful family companion. Call Joliet Township Animal Control at 815-725-0333.
Tasha is a large female Australian cattle mix puppy. She is sweet and loving and very energetic. She needs an active owner or family. Call Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Ziggy is an adult domestic shorthair, surrendered due to owner allergies. She's a bit shy, but she warms up to people quickly. Call Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
State Trooper is laid-back but playful at time. He's almost at his full-grown weight. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit hopefultailsanimalrescue.org.
Kalola is a 2-year-old female German shepherd mix who is currently doing great in foster with another dog and some children. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at email@example.com. Visit hopefultailsanimalrescue.org.