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.
Bonnie is a 2-year-old hound mix that was rescued from a Southern high-kill shelter with her three puppies.She is a gentle and sweet girl that was a little shy in her new surroundings at the rescue. She is quickly learning to trust and now loves attention and wants to cuddle. to meet her, email Stacy at email@example.com or call 708-478-5102. Visit www.nawsus.org.
Frank is a 5-year-old domestic shorthair. He was saved from the euthanasia list at a high kill shelter. He is very affectionate and loves to be held and cuddled. He will give head butts when he is looking for more attention. His gentle and sweet personality would make him a great fit for any home. to meet him, call NAWS at 708-478-5102. Visit www.nawsus.org.
Minnie is a very sweet and lovable girl who loves to give and receive affection. She likes to be picked up, held and get her cuddle time in. She has a ball chasing toy mice around. When she’s tuckered out she’s happy to sit and look out the window. She also enjoys being brushed. She would be great with kids because she’s very gentle and loves people.
Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Beans is a happy-go-lucky kitten. She’s outgoing, energetic and playful. She can stay entertained playing with anything, including toilet paper. She loved being with her siblings who recently got adopted. She misses them, so she’d be happy finding another kitten friend. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email email@example.com.
Rosie is a sweet 4 to 5-year-old Saint Bernard. She is house-trained and walks well on a leash, She loves people but should be the only dog in the home. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wrigley is a 9-month-old lab and greyhound mix. He still has some puppy energy, keeps his kennel clean and is very smart since he lived in a home until recently when his owner could no longer keep him. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at email@example.com.
Kaylee is a large, super-friendly, female pit bull/English bulldog mix. She is energetic and would do well with an active family. Call Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Nathan is a male domestic long hair cat who thinks he's king. He has been at the shelter for a long time and needs a forever home where he is the only cat. Call Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Pepin is an affectionate 2-year-old cat. He Pepin is a talker and wants to make sure people are always paying attention to him. He enjoys being petted and follows people everywhere. He loves his wet food over everything else but has also started to show interest in cat toys, too. Visit Pepin at Joliet Township Animal Control, 2807 McDonough St. in Joliet or call 815-725-0333.
Gracelynn is a 6-year-old pittie mix who was found as a stray with wounds all over her head and is now healed. She is the kindest dog, loving all the pups and people she meets. Gracelynn would make a gentle friend for a young child. She craves cuddles and belly runs, and walks pretty well on a leash. Visit Gracelynn at Joliet Township Animal Control, 2807 McDonough St. in Joliet or call 815-725-0333.
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. To meet him, contact Wags 2 Wishes Animal Rescue at www.w2wrescue.com.