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.
Brock is a handsome 2-year-old neutered male domestic shorthair. He is a very affectionate and friendly boy that would make a great addition to any home. He loves people and will follow you around looking for attention. Contact Wendy at NAWS Illinois Humane Society: 708-478-5102 or email@example.com. Visit www.nawsus.org.
Soxy is a big, sweet, lovable girl, who also happens to be a front-declaw. She’s affectionate, loves getting pets and loves snuggling with her human companions. She’s okay with dogs as long as they are properly introduced. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Don’t let this sweet cat’s petite size fool you – Lara packs a lot of fun and energy into her pint size. She’s just a ball of energy that loves to play, play, play! She also loves attention, affection, pets and, cuddles and loves to be with people. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email email@example.com.
Kita is a large female German shepherd/Labrador retriever mix. She is an affectionate girl that would love to be someone's companion. Call County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Abe is an 11-month-old male orange tabby cat. He is a little shy but very playful. Call County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Gus is 1-year-old English bulldog. He needs an owner with bulldog experience, someone who is dedicated to continued training on manners and bulldog vetting as it arises. Gus will also need a fenced in yard and no small children – greater than age 10 preferred. Meet Gus
at the Wags 2 Wishes rescue center at 23907 W Industrial Drive North, Plainfield, or visit www.w2wrescue.com.
Wrangler is a sweet, yet strong, 2 to 3-year-old shepherd/pit mix. He had a rough beginning of life but is doing great and ready to start his new life. Meet Wrangler at the Wags 2 Wishes rescue center at 23907 W Industrial Drive North, Plainfield, or visit www.w2wrescue.com.
JR is an amazing, gentle boy is 4 years old and is a shepherd mix who is potty trained.
He as done amazing in foster with a cat and frequent visits from the grandchildren. He also does wonderfully on a leash and at the dog park. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hodge is a 4-year-old boxer and mastiff mix, who is very smart and about the size of a boxer. He knows several commands. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at email@example.com.