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.
George is an adult male domestic shorthair. His owners turned him in because they no longer wanted him. He is scared and doesn't like shelter life.Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Jennipurr Lopez is friendly, sweet, nice and calm kitty. She likes snuggling and lap time, but she also likes exploring and discovering new things. With a slow and proper introduction, she should be OK with other cats. She’d be a great best friend for anyone. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email email@example.com.
Cat Middleton is very affectionate; she can’t get enough love, lap time and brushing. She’s friendly, quiet, gentle and petite. When she’s happy, she flutters her tail. She’s is not a huge fan of other cats, but she may do fine if introduced properly and slowly. She’d make a great addition to any home. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Katie is a loving young female terrier mix: friendly, playful and eager to please. She takes treats gently and knows how to sit and give her paw. She would make a wonderful addition to any home. To meet her, email Stacy at email@example.com or call 708-478-5102. Visit www.nawsus.org.
Clementine is a 3-year-old loving pittie mix who likes kisses and cuddles. She gets along wonderfully with every dog she has met, is patient with kids, and also appears to be a good girl around cats. Clementine is full of spirit and joy, and really savors her play and exercise time. Visit Clementine at Joliet Township Animal Control, 2807 McDonough St. in Joliet or call 815-725-0333.
Mow Mow is a 4-year-old cat, very scared to be at the shelter but still enjoys being petted and held. He needs a loving home and a quiet setting. Visit Mow Mow at Joliet Township Animal Control, 2807 McDonough St. in Joliet or call 815-725-0333.
Freddie is a male coonhound mix who came with medical issues from a kill shelter. He is currently under veterinary supervision and is doing better. Freddie is nervous and he needs a patient and loving family to help him. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Almond is an 8-month-old 8 month old lab and shar-pei mix. According to Almond's foster mom, Almond is incredibly smart. She is a "social" butterfly around other dogs and loves to play. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lexie is a 1 to 2-year-old lab mix. She loves belly rubs and attention. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at email@example.com.
Domino is a 1-year-old beagle mix. He needs some training but is otherwise a happy dog that loves to play. He should meet any other dog in the home to be sure they get along and would do best with older children in the household. His adoption fee has been sponsored so all he needs is someone to love him like we do. He is in foster so an appointment will be necessary to meet him. Call 630-428-0500. For more information, visit Wags 2 Wishes Animal Rescue at www.w2wrescue.com.
Crystal is an 18-month-old mix of lab, husky and Akita. She loves to zoom around, but she also likes to lounge and receive belly rubs. She is dog reactive so she will require a fenced yard. Her adoption fee has been sponsored so she is just waiting for someone to fall in love and choose her. Visit Crystal at at the Wags 2 Wishes rescue center at 23907 W Industrial Drive North, Plainfield, or visit www.w2wrescue.com.