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.
Mufasa and his siblings are almost constantly on the move and a hoot to watch, especially when they chase ice cubes around the floor. They love to purr and snuggle with each other and their human companions too. Mufasa and his siblings would love to be adopted together. They are also fine with other cats and dogs too. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email email@example.com.
Eenie is a sweet, delightful and sociable little kitten from a litter of four She likes people and getting attention and affection. She’s curious and adventurous and loves to explore and try new things. She has a ball running and playing with other cats, especially her siblings, and would love to get adopted with one of them. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lady is an adorable 8-year-old beagle mix. She is a petite, friendly and affectionate. She loves to be around people and would make a great addition to any home. To meet her, email Stacy at email@example.com or call 708-478-5102. Visit www.nawsus.org.
Kyra is a 1-year-old spayed female brown tabby. Her sweet personality has made her a volunteer favorite. She loves to be held and cuddled and is very affectionate.To meet her, email Delonda at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 708-478-5102. Visit www.nawsus.org.
Scarlet is a German shorthaired pointer/Labrador retriever mix puppy who is very friendly. She needs an active home and someone who will work with her on obedience training. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
George is a senior male domestic shorthair who has lived at the shelter for a while. He is laid back and likes to be pet but will let you know when he's had enough. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Jolie is a 2-year-old pittie mix. She loves to give kisses and shower people with affection.Jolie's favorite activity is to roll in the grass and get her belly rubbed. She is high-spirited and has a fun-loving personality. She has waited a month for a family. Visit Jolie at Joliet Township Animal Control, 2807 McDonough St. in Joliet or call 815-725-0333.
Josetti is a 4-month-old lynx point Siamese kitten. She loves the other cats and kittens in her foster home. Although she's gaining weight, she is still the size of a 10-week-old kitten. Josetti is very nervous around new people and quick movements frighten her. She needs a quiet home with no kids and perhaps one that already has a friendly and playful resident cat or two. Visit Josetti at Joliet Township Animal Control, 2807 McDonough St. in Joliet or call 815-725-0333.
Lassie is a sweet 4-year-old boxer and shepherd mix. She came to the rescue after living in a home for four years. Lassie is super smart, house-trained, leash-trained and crate-trained. She also likes to play with other dogs and cats. Due to Lassie's protective nature, she needs a single household with no children. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at email@example.com.
Donnie is a handsome and sweet 10-month-old shepherd, lab and hound. He loves people and has done well with other dogs. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Henderson is a 3-year-old pitt mix. This big strong boy needs an experienced owner and additional training. Henderson should be good with low energy females and an owner who is patient with slow introductions. His adoption fee is sponsored, so he is free to an approved adopter. To meet him, contact Wags 2 Wishes Animal Rescue at www.w2wrescue.com.