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Bailey 2-1/2 is Dilute Torti Domestic Short Hair cavailable from ADOPT Pet Shelter

Bailey, 2-1/2, is a Dilute Torti Domestic Short Hair cat available from ADOPT Pet Shelter

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Updated: February 19, 2013 12:30PM



Bo

Age: 5 years old

Breed: Short-haired tan and white male cat

Background: Bo and his sisters came into foster care when they were about 8 weeks old.

Personality: Bo is a “big lug” of a cat, with a great personality. He is very friendly and gets along well with most other cats.

Adoption fee: $100

Other: Neutered, microchipped and up to date on vaccines

Where to find him: Paws and Purrs Humane Society, 630-897-8738, www.pawsandpurrs.org.

Bailey

Age: 2-1/2 year old

Breed: Dilute torti domestic short hair female

Background: Her owner gave her up.

Personality: Bailey is a sweet girl who loves attention and would be very content sitting by your side — just as long as you let her keep her feet on the ground.

Adoption fee: $100

Other: All animals at ADOPT are vet checked, spayed or neutered, microchipped and are up to date on age-related vaccines.

Where to find her: ADOPT Pet Shelter, 420 Industrial Drive, Naperville, 630-355-2299 or www.adoptpetshelter.org.

Baby

Age: 2 years old

Breed: Dachshund, terrier mix

Background: Baby was surrendered in September to ADOPT by an owner who could no longer care for him.

Personality: Baby was adopted and then returned recently because he and the adopter’s cat did not get along. Baby is a happy, friendly boy that is house trained and loves to cuddle.

Adoption fee: $250

Where to find him: ADOPT Pet Shelter, 420 Industrial Drive, Naperville, 630-355-2299 or www.adoptpetshelter.org.

Annie

Age: 6 to 7 years

Breed: Terrier/sheep dog mix

Background: Annie’s owner had to move to a nursing home with no family to take care of her.

Personality: Annie is sure to make someone a wonderful companion. Annie is low energy who enjoys her naps and is happy to snuggle next to her humans.

Other: Annie, 40 pounds, is house and crate trained, although never needs to spend time in the crate. Annie is spayed, microchipped, and up to date on vaccinations and monthly preventative. She is being fostered with other dogs.

Adoption fee: $100

Where to find her: www.helpinganimals.org or call 877-364-2286

Stitch

Age: 9 years old

Breed: Cocker spaniel mix

Background: He was adopted from NAHS as a puppy and returned because the owner no longer had time for him.

Personality: He enjoys long walks and playing with toys. He is good with other dogs and cats, and can live with kids at least 12 years old.

Adoption fee: Adoption fee waived

Other: All animals at NAHS have been examined for health and temperament, are up-to-date on vaccines and have been microchipped. They are spayed and neutered at adoption.

Where to find this pet: Naperville Area Humane Society, 1620 W. Diehl Road in Naperville, 5 to 8 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays; 1 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays; and noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, www.napervilleareahumanesociety.org.

Beckett

Age: 4 years old

Breed: Domestic short-haired cat

Background: He was found as a stray in Oklahoma and was transferred to NAHS.

Personality: He is sweet and easygoing and seeks out affection.

Adoption fee: $25

Other: All animals at NAHS have been examined for health and temperament, are up-to-date on vaccines and have been microchipped. They are spayed and neutered at adoption.

Where to find this pet: Naperville Area Humane Society, 1620 W. Diehl Road in Naperville



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