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.
Ping is a 3-year --old male black and white domestic shorthair that was found as a stray and brought into a foster home. He is silly, playful and friendly. He slightly favors one paw due to a previous injury, likes to crawl into laps for attention and loves to play with other cats. Email Delonda at email@example.com or call 708-478-5102. Visit nawsusorg.
Dolly is an energetic 4-year-old Lab mix. She is playful, silly, affectionate and seems to like all people. She needs an active family. Email Heather at firstname.lastname@example.org or call NAWS at 708-478-5102. Visit nawsus.org.
Tasha is a sweet and spunky Australian cattle dog/red heeler/terrier mix female puppy. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Huggie is a 2-year-old male domestic shorthair swirl tabby. He is sweet, loving and gets along with other cats. He was returned to the shelter when his owner became ill. Call the Will County Humane Society at 815-741-0695 or visit willcountyhumane.com.
Coraline is fearless and energetic. She likes to play with toys and other cats. She's friendly and social. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email email@example.com. Visit www.hhas.org.
Angel recently lost her mom and needs a quiet home as an only pet where someone can show her love, patience and consistency. She likes cat trees and, once she feels safe, she likes to be petted. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.hhas.org.
Shelby is a 2-year-old shepherd mix. Because is energetic and playful, a fenced yard is required. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at email@example.com.
Krypton is a 1-year-old medium-sized boxer mix. He is energetic, playful and affectionate. He loves other dogs. Contact Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cupcake is an 18-month-old, 50-pound greyhound mix. She is very good with other dogs, and with kids. She is laid back and enjoys walks and snacks. She knows basic commands and is working on potty training. Visit wishuponarescue.org.
Trigger, a 12-year-old hound, still loves to play with toys. He often has his nose to the ground, following a scent. HE is housebroken and needs space to explore. Visit wishuponarescue.org.