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.
Raven is young female terrier, very gentle and sweet. She is shy and nervous in new situations and needs a patient owner. Email Stacy at email@example.com or call NAWS at 708-478-5102. Visit nawsus.org.
Sissy is a 6-year-old female grey domestic long hair. that was relinquished by her owner. She's shy at first but becomes loving once she learns to trust. Email Delonda at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 708-478-5102. Visit nawsus.org.
Charlie loves socializing with people. He likes a warm lap, head scratches and lots of petting. He loves to run, jump and check out high places. He’s quiet and gentle but frightened around commotion and young children. He’s bossy with other cats so he’d be best as an only pet. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208. Visit hhas.org.
Young Buford is friendly and likes human and feline friends. He "mouths" when he's had enough affection, so he needs a home without small children. He enjoys looking out the window and playing with toys. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208. Visit hhas.org.
Bear is a 4-year-old Great Pyrenees/chow mix. He is sweet but would do best as the only dog in a home due to some protective traits. Visit hopefultailsanimalrescue.org.
Sonny is sweet and lovable but needs a quiet home with no other pets. He came from a hoarding situation in terrible shape but is now healthy. Visit hopefultailsanimalrescue.org.
Eleanor is a sweet, senior female Chihuahua mix who is a little scared right now. She really needs to find a loving forever home. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Amaretto is a female calico domestic shorthair cat who was abandoned at the shelter. She is somewhat reserved but gets along with other cats. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Daphne is a 2-year old large rabbit. She has lived with older kids and is great with rabbit-friendly dogs. She loves to play with toys, especially ones that encourage her to chew. She enjoys a variety of vegetables and is not a picky eater. Daphne is used to being handled, and will make an excellent furry friend. Call Joliet Township Animal Control at 815-725-0333.
Tate is a sweet 8-year-old puggle. He is a chunky tater tot who enjoys going for walks and eating cookies. Call Joliet Township Animal Control at 815-725-0333.
Clint is a sweet 3-year-old male American bull dog weighing 83 pounds. He needs a home with a fenced-yard and no other dogs. Visit W2Wrescue.com.
Lil One is a year old catahoula mix. He is dog-friendly but does best with female, fully vetted dogs. Visit W2Wrescue.com.