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.
Miles is a big 2-year-old male St. Bernard who is very sweet and playful. He is a great guy but needs to be in a home with no other pets or small children. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Manny is a lovely male domestic medium hair cat who came from a high kill shelter in Tennessee. He is a sweet guy and loves attention from humans, but he is not crazy about other cats. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Patrick is a handsome 2-year-old neutered male brown tabby domestic short hair. He is friendly, talkative and active. He loves attention and likes to play with his kitty toys. He gets along well with other cats. To meet him, call NAWS at 708-478-5102 or visit www.nawsus.org.
Kara is a sweet 18-month-old black lab mix. She is friendly, silly, energetic and smart. She loves people, knows "sit and is eager to please. She will make a loyal and loving companion. To meet her, email Stacy at email@example.com or call 708-478-5102. Visit www.nawsus.org.
Max Cat is nice, friendly and curious. It takes him a little while to get used to new surroundings and people, so he’d do best with someone who’s calm and patient with him. He enjoys playing with toys and likes to look out the window. He’s doesn’t care for small children, so he’d do best in a home with adults as the only pet. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Russel is sweet, very friendly, affectionate, entertaining, curious and quite gentle. He loves getting pets and his share of attention, but he also likes to have fun and play. He especially loves chasing laser toys around. He would do best in a home as an only pet. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email email@example.com.
Quinn is a mixed breed who is just over a year old. She needs an experienced trainer but is very sweet once she trusts you. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Milo is a 5-month-old boxer/pittie mix. He loves to play with plush and squeaky toys. He has a silly personality, and is a lot of fun. Milo plays very well with other dogs and seems to like cats. He is kid-friendly, and will make a perfect family pet. Visit Milo at Joliet Township Animal Control, 2807 McDonough St. in Joliet or call 815-725-0333.
Meet Rugby, a very outgoing 1-year old. Rugby has silly expressions and a playful personality. He loves belly rubs, being held and snuggled, petted, brushed, and laying on your lap. He loves to explore, make new friends and give kisses. He does well with kids. Meet Rugby at Joliet Township Animal Control, 2807 McDonough St. in Joliet or call 815-725-0333.
Lady is a 1-year-old female pittie mix. She is young and strong and would benefit from basic training. Any children in the home should be over 10 years of age. For more information, visit w2wrescue.com.
Thor, a pitt mix, has waited 300 days for his forever home. He's lived in a foster home the last several months to relieve him of shelter life. His adoption fee has been paid so he is zero dollars to an approved home. For more information, visit w2wrescue.com.