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.
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.
Brie is sweet but on the shy side. She’s calm, gentle and really likes being with people and getting held. She’d be fine with other cats or as an only pet. She likes to play with wand toys; especially ones that have mice with furry tails. She also has fun chasing the light toy. When she's tired, she likes to curl up and get a neck massage. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.hhas.org. tuckered out, she likes to get comfy, curl up and get a relaxing neck massage.
Beamer is a young lab mix. He is friendly, energetic and loves attention. He is eager to please and loves treats and going for walks. To meet him, email Stacy at email@example.com or call 708-478-5102. Visit www.nawsus.org.
Snickers is a 2-year-old tabby that was found as a stray. She is a very friendly and gentle. She would make a wonderful addition to any home given her sweet demeanor and love of affection. She loves to play, cuddle and receive chin rubs.To meet her, email Delonda at firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.nawsus.org.
Petey is a male hound mix puppy. He is nervous around strangers, but warms up when he meets a patient and gentle handler. Petey needs a kind, loving forever home. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Mickey is a 9 month old Domestic Short Hair male kitty. He is a playful guy and gets along with other cats, but he also likes to have time by himself. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Berg is a sweet 1 1/2 year old corgi mix. He is quiet and needs a quiet home. He keeps his kennel spotless. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at email@example.com. Visit hopefultailsanimalrescue.org.
Lady Ann is a 2-year-old Dachshund/ terrier mix. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit hopefultailsanimalrescue.org.
Two-year-old Limoncello is very scared in the shelter setting but he is affectionate and gentle with people. He will need time to fully decompress in a new home setting. He curls up on laps and nuzzles his little face for comfort. Visit Limoncello at Joliet Township Animal Control, 2807 McDonough St. in Joliet or call 815-725-0333.
Chavo is a 10-month-old Great Pyrenees mix with an entertaining personality. He is very dog-friendly and plays well with other dogs. He does not understand how big his body is, and is still growing in to his paws. He loves to play with toys, and is learning some basic obedience. Visit Chavo at Joliet Township Animal Controll, 2807 McDonough St. in Joliet or call 815-725-0333.
Lil One is a 1-year-old catahoula mix who loves all people! He is full vetted and dog-friendly but does best with females. To meet him, visit the Wags 2 Wishes rescue center at 23907 W. Industrial Drive North, Plainfield, or visit www.w2wrescue.com.
Brody has been at the rescue for over 140 days. His adoption fee has been sponsored so he is free to the right family. He needs an very active outdoor family with a relaxed home atmosphere and no children. To meet him, visit the Wags 2 Wishes rescue center at 23907 W. Industrial Drive North, Plainfield, or visit www.w2wrescue.com.