Stories about cats for adoption
Leo and Maya are a 2-year-old bonded pair of cats that have lived at Joliet Township Animal Control for more than 200 days. They are social and brave and happy to accept pets from visitors.
The Herald-News presents this week’s Pets of the Week. Read the description of each pet to find out about that pet, including where it can be adopted in Will County.
Captain is Save-A-Pet's pet of the week for Sept. 14, 2023.
Hawthorn, a super-regional shopping center in Vernon Hills, together with the center’s animal shelter, Orphans of the Storm, will host a very special “Kitten Yoga” event from 10 to 11 a.m. Sept. 16 inside the shelter (next to LensCrafters).
Ziggy is a small, happy dachshund/Chihuahua mix. She walks well on a leash, enjoys people and loves running around with her squeaky toys.
The Herald-News presents this week’s Pets of the Week for September 4, 2023. Read the description of each pet to find out about that pet, including where it can be adopted in Will County.
Kindra is Save-A-Pet's pet of the week for Aug. 31, 2023.
Blue is a 2-year-old shorthair that was rescued from the euthanasia list of an animal control in southern Illinois. He is outgoing, curious and friendly.
Cupcake is a young retriever/pit bull terrier mix who came to the shelter from an animal control. She is a typical puppy, full of energy and curiosity. Cupcake needs an adopter that will work on her training and getting through the puppy stages.
Lucy Lou is a 5-year-old domestic shorthair, who’s a bit shy in new environments. Once people earn her trust, she shows her affectionate and outgoing personality. She jumps up to greet visitors and gives head rubs to show love and get more attention.
Casey is a 6-year-old terrier mix that lost her previous owner. She can be shy initially. However, once she warms up, she is very sweet and enjoys pets. She loves walks and sleeping on comfortable beds. She needs to be an only pet or have a slow introduction.
Bubbly is a 2-year-old tabby that was rescued from an overcrowded shelter in Kentucky where she was on the euthanasia list. She is petite, gentle, quiet and a bit timid. She needs a patient adopter to give her time to adjust to a new home.
Pluto is a goofy hound mix puppy who came to the humane society from local animal control. He is outgoing, playful and full of energy. Pluto needs a family that can keep up with him and help him learn to be his best.
Lilly Bug is a 1-year-old domestic shorthair that was found as a stray – she is ready for a life of love and comfort indoors.
Winnie is a 2-year-old terrier that was rescued from a local animal control. She is eager to please and knows a few commands. Winnie loves walks and belly scratches. Winnie was bred multiple times and now just needs a comfortable life where she can be a cherished pet.