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.
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Benji is a 2-year old-beagle with a goofy personality and a lot of energy. He would love to go through training with someone, possibly even an agility course. He loves to play with other dogs in his playgroup. to meet him, email Stacy at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 708-478-5102. Visit www.nawsus.org.
Izzie is a 4-year-old spayed female black and white domestic short hair. After spending several years in a home she was surrendered by her owner. She is a little shy in her new situation at the rescue but is starting to show her sweet side. She is talkative and loves chin and ear scratches. to meet her, call NAWS at 708-478-5102. Visit www.nawsus.org.
Seti is very friendly, outgoing, playful and likes to have fun. He’s is good-natured and comfortable around people. He came from a home with several cats where he did quite well. He would also be good with children. This sweet, gentle guy would be a great best friend and a wonderful addition to any forever home. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email email@example.com.
Mickey is a friendly, affection and interactive little fellow who is quite curious. He likes to sit in high places, like the top spot on the cat tree, so he can see what’s going on. He has a lot of fun playing with all kinds of toys, especially feather wand toys which are his. Before coming to Humane Haven, he lived in a home with several other cats, so he should do well with other cats. This sweet boy would be a great addition to any forever home. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mike and Molly are 2-year-old terrier mix dogs. They are loving, fun, and love to go for walks. Mike and Molly are a bonded pair, which means they must be adopted together. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Penguin is a 3-year-old large female domestic shorthair. She was dumped at the shelter and can be a bit shy at first but loves to cuddle. Penguin needs a home with lots of patience and love to help her come out of her shell. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Maynie, a tortie, arrived as a scared mama cat with her kittens and has since blossomed into a loving kitty. She has come out of her shell and loves being petted. Visit Maynie at Joliet Township Animal Control, 2807 McDonough St. in Joliet or call 815-725-0333.
Chalupa is an 18-month-old bulldog mix. When he's excited, he snorts! He has a goofy voice, a wrinkly face and a gregarious personality. He just wants to have fun. Visit Chalupa at Joliet Township Animal Control, 2807 McDonough St. in Joliet or call 815-725-0333.
Jolene is an 18-month-old box who loves to play. She lived in a home for a long time before coming to the rescue. Her adoption fee comes with several training sessions.
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Francine is a Jack Russell mix and 30 pounds of spunk. She had puppies who are all adopted. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Junior is a 6-year-old, 98-pound male American bulldog. He knows "sit" and "paw." He has lived with large female breeds, but no males, and will possible be good with small breeds. He is very friendly and walks well on a leash unless he gets excited. He will need some training. Contact Wags 2 Wishes Animal Rescue at www.w2wrescue.com.
Wiz K is a 1 to 2-year-old toy fox terrier mix that was adopted as a puppy and returned as an adult. He needs time to work up to strangers and the becomes silly and lovable. He is 100 percent potty trained and been in rescue four months with no applications. Contact Wags 2 Wishes Animal Rescue at www.w2wrescue.com.