These animals are/were featured in Northwest Herald's
Adopt-a-Pet -December 7th Northwest Herald
2 month old female Beagle mix
She came with her mother and 3 litter mates from a kill shelter. Each puppy is
cuter than the next, so how will you choose which one?
3 month old male Black & White DSH
She was found outside an apartment at just a couple weeks old. Her facial
markings are great, she's playful and loves to lick your nose.
1 year old female Tortie DSH
She was found as a stray and surprise, she was pregnant. She was a great mother
and now she is ready for some pampering and love.
Adopt-a-Pet -November 30th Northwest Herald
5 1/2 year old female Black & White DSH
Her guardian could no longer care for her. Loves getting attention from
everyone. Unsure of all the cats here at the shelter. No adoption fee if 55+
till Nov. 30th.
7 year old male Schnauzer mix
His guardian had to move and couldn't take him. This small guy is active and
still full of fun. No adoption fee if 55+ till Nov. 30th.
10 year old female Tabby & White DSH
She was abandoned by her guardian. She likes her head scratched, meal time, naps
and playtime too. No adoption fee if 55+ till Nov. 30th.
23rd Northwest Herald
8 1/2 year old male Gray DSH
He's been overlooked because he's a little shy. Enjoys pets, treats, brushing,
play and laps. Special for Adopt a Senior Pet month- no fee if 55 and animal is
7 year old female Beagle mix
Her guardian became ill and couldn't care for her. She's sweet, quiet, calm and
full of cuddles. No fee if 55 and animal is 5 till November 30th.
8 1/2 year old male Tabby & White DLH
His guardian developed allergies and brought him to us. He's handsome and a big
guy at 19 pounds. No adoption fee if 55 and animal is 5 till November 30th.
16th Northwest Herald
7 month old female Shepherd mix
This large 50 pound puppy was relinquished to a kill shelter with her sister
Phoebe. She just wants to be a lap dog and enjoys giving kisses.
7 month old female Shepherd mix
This tricolor puppy weighs 50 pounds like her sister Rachel. All she wants is to
be loved again and to give a special someone love forever.
2 year old male Tabby DSH
This large handsome front declawed guy was abandoned by his guardian. He is
super sweet, enjoys treats and getting kissed on his head. Love bug!
9th Northwest Herald
4 year old male Long Coat Chihuahua
He was relinquished with his best friend Libby when his guardian died. He is
such a cuddler and lover. He also enjoys taking walks with his BFF
(Libby - below).
3 year old female Shih Tzu
This adorable girl just got groomed so she is even cuter. Lovie
(above) and Libby are very bonded so we are hoping
they can be adopted together.
1 year old female Tabby and White DSH
She was relinquished when her guardian had to move. She was pregnant and gave
birth to 5 kittens. Petite, sweet and ready to love you.
Adopt-a-Pet -November 2nd Northwest Herald
3 month old male Lab mix
He was relinquished with his 7 other siblings. Two have been adopted but we
still have several males and a couple of females. Can you say adorable!
4 month old male Gray & White DSH
Hughy and his littermates were found on their own at 5 weeks old. He was the
largest one and now he's the only one. Playful and lovable.
1 year old male Beagle mix
He was found as a stray and taken to a kill shelter. He's a happy guy that
enjoys going on walks. He'd be happy to share his love.
Adopt-a-Pet -October 26th Northwest Herald
4 month old male Lab mix
We rescued him and his 6
siblings from a kill shelter where they were relinquished. He's such a happy boy
full of life and love.
4 month old female Tabby DSH
She was found with her littermates all alone at one month old. She's a petite
and sweet girl that just wants to have some fun.
2 1/2 year old female Jack Russell mix
We found and rescued her at an animal control facility. She's a small tan and
white girl at only 10 pounds and as cute as a bug.
Adopt-a-Pet -October 19th Northwest Herald
5 month old male Terrier mix
This strikingly handsome 30 pound pup was abandoned by his guardian. He has
great ears and some pink on his nose. He's friendly and energetic ready for
6 month old male Tabby & White DSH
This handsome boy is very affectionate and loves to rub against your hand. He's
still a playful kitten with a quiet loving side too. Open your heart?
3 month old male Lab/Doberman
He is one of 7 pups that were relinquished to a kill shelter. He is chocolate
with fantastic Amber eyes. Come see them all before they are gone!
Adopt-a-Pet -October 12th Northwest Herald
11 month old male Terrier mix
Mick and his litter-mates came from a kill shelter. This white and black guy is
so cute with his fluffy ears. Playful, fun and sweet.
2 year old female Torti DSH
This small girl was found as a stray. She is very unhappy in the cat room and
not adjusting quickly to all the cats. Please help her out.
3 year old male Shepherd mix
This very large 75 pound boy was found as a stray. He is such a sweet and gentle
giant. He'd enjoy a big yard and a big couch too.
Adopt-a-Pet -October 5th Northwest Herald
4 month old female Spaniel mix
This cute pup came from a kill shelter with her sister Laverne. Laverne has
found her soul mate so now it is time for Shirley to get lucky.
2 year old female Gray DSH
She came here with her 2 kittens when her guardian had to move and couldn't take
them. She's a petite affectionate girl with great golden eyes.
4 month old female Lab mix
She came from a Southern Illinois shelter that ran out of room for her. She's a
happy cute girl that looks like a miniature Labrador.
September 28th Northwest Herald
4 month old male Gray Tabby DSH
His mother came in pregnant and he was born at the shelter with his siblings.
1 year old female Retriever mix
This medium sized girl was found as a stray and taken to a kill shelter. She is
very friendly and happy. Aren't those freckles cute?
2 year old male Orange & White DLH
He was adopted from us as a kitten. He was recently returned because his
guardian couldn't afford to care for him. Handsome guy with white mittens.
September 21st Northwest Herald
1 1/2 year old female Lab/Husky mix
She was relinquished to a kill shelter. She has the most beautiful blue eyes
with her chocolate brown fur. You will melt when you meet her.
3 month old male Orange Tabby DSH
He was relinquished with his brother and sister. They were the offspring of the
guardian's cat but she couldn't care for them. Don't you love ginger cats?
14 year old male Collie/Shepherd mix
He was given to his vet when his guardian lost her home. The vet asked us to
help find this boy a home. No fee to an approved senior.
September 7th Northwest Herald
2 year old male Lab mix
This tan and white boy was saved from a kill shelter. He's a sweetie and enjoys
going outside to play. Does your yard seem a little empty?
1 year old female Black & White DSH
This small young lady has already been through a lot. She was found with her
kitten under a deck. She's ready for someone special to show her some love.
6 month old female Beagle/Spaniel
We got this tan and white youngster from another shelter running out of room.
Are you ready for puppy love and kisses? She has plenty of both for you.
31st Northwest Herald
2 year old male Chihuahua mix
He came from a shelter in Milwaukee. He had a cherry eye which we fixed
surgically. He is one of the favorites because he's cheerful and charming.
5 month old female Black & White DSH
She came with her sibling when her guardian realized she couldn't afford them.
She is super affectionate and ready to play. Her brother Jordan is available
5 month old male Collie mix
He came to us from Kentucky. He's a cute, energized puppy that weighs around 25
pounds. He recently returned from Camp Bow Wow and loved it.
3 month old male Lab mix
He came to us from a kill shelter. He is a cute and energetic bundle of cream
and beige fur. Want some puppy love?
4 month old female Gray Tabby & White DSH
She came with her sibling Phelps from a bad situation. This angelic face with
big green eyes is waiting for you and hoping you'll take two.
6 month old male Lab mix
He was one of the pups we rescued from a kill shelter. He's black with cute ears
and a big fluffy tail. Black fur goes with everything!
2 year old male Shepherd mix
He was recently returned when his guardians had serious health issues. He has
gained a little weight but he's still a happy, healthy, handsome boy.
5 month old female Tabby DSH
This adorable brown and black tabby was abandoned. She'll make you laugh with
her antics like most kittens. Who needs to watch television for entertainment.
3 month old male Lab mix
This tan and black puppy came from a kill shelter. He's at that clumsy stage
with ears in transition. This playful boy is just a joy.
2 year old female Shepherd/Australian Cattle Dog
We rescued her from a kill shelter and then she had 6 puppies. They have all
been adopted. This sweet 43 pound girl is ready for her turn.
2 year old female Dilute Torti DSH
She was found as a pregnant stray. She's weaned her kittens and now she wants
someone to take care of her. Lovable, petite and sweet.
7 month old male Miniature Schnauzer mix
His family lost their home so he couldn't live in the car. He was raised with a
little girl and he loves everyone he meets. Fantastic pup.
August 3rd Northwest Herald
2 1/2 year old male Boxer mix
This handsome guy was rescued from a kill shelter in February. He's successfully
completed his heartworm treatment and just returned from foster. Big, strong,
3 month old female Black DSH
This cute little girl was found with her brother Moondoggie in a garage. They
were so young they went into foster care. Cute, playful, loving and mischievous.
2 year old male Yorkie/Shih Tzu
This adorable little boy has a face everyone can love. How cute is his under
bite? He has wiry hair and only weighs 16 pounds. Snuggle bug too.
July 27th Northwest Herald
9 year old female Chihuahua/Min Pin
She was adopted from us and recently returned when her guardian couldn't care
for her. Sweet and playful 22 pound lady. No adoption fee to approved senior.
3 year old female Tabby DLH
She was relinquished when her guardian had to move. She is finding it difficult
to adjust to the shelter. This beauty needs to find her forever home.
7 month old male Hound mix
He came from a kill shelter running out of room. He's a goofy, happy, fun pup of
30 pounds. Of course he will need love and training.
July 20th Northwest Herald
4 month old female Beagle mix
She was found as a stray in Southern Illinois and taken to a kill shelter. She
weighs only 12 pounds with big ears and a cute face.
3 month old female Orange Tabby DSH
Found by a kind person in a dumpster with her 2 sisters. We still have her
sister Tweak. Playful, talkative, cute and very loving too.
July 13th Northwest Herald
8 year old male Gray and White DSH
His guardian got a dog and then he was given up. He got a adopted but their cat
wouldn't accept him. What BAD LUCK. No adoption fee to an approved senior.
July 6th Northwest Herald
11 year old male Black DSH
He was abandoned by his guardian. He loves his treats but he still keeps his
sleek body. Their would be no adoption fee to an approved senior.
June 29th Northwest Herald
10 year old female Torti DSH
She was relinquished when her guardian died. She is a sweet and friendly girl
ready to love you. Available for no adoption fee to an approved Senior.
June 22nd Northwest Herald
5 year old male Grey & White DLH
He was abandoned by his guardian at a farm. He enjoys scratches and being
brushed but will need time to adjust to a new home.
June 15th Northwest Herald
6 year old female Dilute Torti DMH
This little girl weighs only 5 pounds. Her guardian went into a nursing home so
now she's looking for a new home. Sweet and affectionate.
June 8th Northwest Herald
12 1/2 year old female Torti DSH
She was relinquished with her feline friend Portia when her guardian died. There
was no one to take them, so we did. Loves head rubs, naps, treats and you?
May 25th Northwest Herald
10 year old male Brown Tabby DSH
This big 20 pound boy was abandoned by his guardian. He came to us very
neglected. He's laid back, super sweet and loves everyone. He stole our hearts.
May 11th Northwest Herald
4 year old female Black DSH
She was found as a stray with an unregistered microchip. She's a sweet girl
that's a little overwhelmed with her new surroundings. Waiting for a new
May 4th Northwest Herald
3 year old female Tabby DSH
She was brought to us as a stray kitten. She was very thin with frostbitten ears
but actually an adult cat. This sweet petite girl has a big purr.
April 27th Northwest Herald
6 1/2 year old Tabby DSH
Adopted from us as a kitten but recently returned when her guardian had to move
in with family. This front declawed girl is very overwhelmed and confused here.
April 20th Northwest Herald
5 1/2 year old male Brown Tabby DSH
He was found as a stray already neutered and front declawed. He'd love to be the
only cat in your life. He's got fantastic big green eyes too.
April 13th Northwest Herald
10 year old male White with Black DSH
He was brought to us as a stray almost 10 years ago. He's a bit shy, observant
and sensitive but enjoys being petted, getting belly rubs and playtime.
April 6th Northwest Herald
5 year old male Black DSH
He was adopted from us as a kitten and recently returned when his guardian lost
her home. This large boy sits quietly waiting for you to
March 30th Northwest Herald
7 year old female Dilute Torti DSH
She is a sweet, affectionate girl that was recently relinquished. She
has so much love to give some special person. Are you ready for it?
March 23rd Northwest Herald
2 Year old female Calico DMH
She was found as a stray with her sister. They might have perished
this winter if someone didn't bring them to us. Petite and Sweet.
March 16th Northwest Herald
7 month old male Hound mix
He originally came with his mom and siblings from New Orleans. He is very
handsome with his floppy ears, long legs and gorgeous reddish coat.
5 year old female Black DSH
She was adopted from us as a kitten. She was recently returned because her
guardian was moving and couldn't take her. Affectionate and sweet
3 1/2 year old male Shih Tzu/Brussels Griffon
He was relinquished when the family had a new baby. He loves affection and
especially belly rubs. This little monkey face snorts and always
wants to snuggle.
March 9th Northwest Herald
5 year old male Gray & White DLH
He was found as a stray on election day so we don't have much
information. He was in very bad shape but now he's a healthy, handsome
March 2nd Northwest Herald
5 year old female Calico DSH
She was left behind when her guardian moved and couldn't take her. She has an
inquisitive and outgoing personality. She'll deeply and rapidly capture your
23rd Northwest Herald
5 1/2 year old male Orange Tabby & White DSH
He came to the shelter 8 months ago. This independent guy likes attention and
nap time. He's hoping the best is yet to come for him.
16th Northwest Herald
7 month old male Tabby & White DSH
He was found as a stray with his brother last summer. His brother just got
adopted so Norman is sad. Can you give him a chance?
9th Northwest Herald
2 1/2 year old female Dilute Calico DSH
She was relinquished because she didn't play well with small children. After
arriving we were surprised because she was pregnant. She needs a quieter home
February 2nd Northwest Herald
8 month old female Tabby DSH
She came with her 2 brothers when they were found outside. She's a little shy
but enjoys getting attention and affection. She's lonely since her brothers were
January 26th Northwest Herald
KITTY 2 year old female Black DSH
She was found by a kind person homeless, alone and pregnant. A tummy rub, some
sunshine and a soft bed would be bliss. Cutest little nose too.
January 19th Northwest Herald
7 month old male Black DLH
He was found with his 3 siblings in a yard at 2 months old without a mother. His
sister Chick is still waiting for a home too.
January 12th Northwest Herald
5 1/2 year old male White & Orange DSH
This large handsome guy is mostly white with orange on his head and tail.
Wouldn't it be great to have this feline face greet you everyday?
previous editions of the Northwest Herald, and are still available for adoption.
FIELD 6 month old male Black DSH
He was found outside by a good Samaritan. He is so lovable that he starts to
purr as soon as you pick him up. Playful cuddler.
6 month old male Black DSH
He was born at the shelter when his homeless pregnant mother was brought to us.
He is a sweet and loving boy just waiting for his guardian.
4 year old female Black & White DLH
This all 4 paw declawed pretty lady was abandoned by her guardian. She has
beautiful big green eyes and she seems so sad. Quiet and sweet!
1 year old male Boxer mix
He was found as a stray and taken to a kill shelter in Chicago. This boy is very
energetic and playful. Do you have a big fenced yard for him?
7 month old female Black DSH
She was found as a 2 month old stray kitten. As most kittens, she likes to be in
the middle of everything. Her sister Sleepy is available too.
3 1/2 year old female Tabby & White DSH
She came to us when her guardian lost her home. A quiet and friendly girl that
seems to be a little confused at her new circumstances.
6 month old female Torti DSH
She was found with her sister Peace under a deck when they were just a few weeks
old. Give her love and you'll get purrs of applause.
1 1/2 year old female Orange Tabby DSH
She came to us originally as a kitten from a kill shelter. Recently returned
through no fault of hers but due to family issues. Sweet and lovable girl.
9 month old female Lab/ Am. Staff mix
She was a stray found in Chicago. She is still a puppy so she needs time and
your patience until she learns manners. Awesome girl!
6 month old female Black DSH
She was found at 2 months old with her littermates. Sleepy and her sister Sneezy
are the only 2 left. They'll offer unconditional kitty love!
12 year old female Black DSH
She was relinquished when her guardian lost her home. This sweet lady would love
a sunny window to call her own. No adoption fee to an approved Senior.
4 year old female Tabby DSH
She was left in a home after her guardian died. She is good with the other cats
but still confused about everything. She'd love some peace and quiet.
4 month old female Torbi DSH
She was found under a deck with her sister Serenity without any mother. They
were too young then so they went into foster care. Adorable!
6 1/2 year old female Dilute Torti DLH
She was abandoned by her guardian and a kind neighbor brought her to us. She is
a sweet girl that would love to have a home again.
9 month old female Catahoula Leopard Dog mix
This beautifully marked girl was found as a stray in Chicago. She is a big puppy
that loves to play but will need training of course.
KORO 5 month old male Dilute Torti DSH
This handsome boy was rescued from a window well with his littermates. Everyone
in your home will be totally smitten with this kitten. You'll be excited and
1 year old female Black DSH
She was found as a stray. She's a petite girl, playful and with a great
disposition. She worries about what will happen if nobody picks her?
4 month old male Black & White DSH
He was found as a stray with his mother and siblings. He's the last of the
litter and we still have Mom. How about 2 purr machines?
4 month old female Black DSH
Beatrix and her brother Bronx are just two of the many kittens ready for homes.
Unfortunately most of the black kittens get passed over. What a shame!
BLACK 5 year old male Black DSH
He was relinquished when his guardian developed allergies. This boy has lots of
love to give some lucky person. Can he be your new kitty?
6 year old female Tabby& White DSH
She was relinquished when her guardian was losing his home. This large girl is
very stressed at the shelter. She wants to go home with you!
1 1/2 year old male Black & White DSH
This cute tuxedo was relinquished when his guardian lost their home. He is a
sweet, loving, playful purr, purr machine and the cutest kitty!
2 year old female Torti DSH
Poor Sierra was homeless and was found in a window well. We have had this
beautiful, friendly girl since January. This kitty needs a home!
5 year old female Rottweiler
This beauty was relinquished at a kill shelter when her guardians couldn't care
for her. We transferred this sweet, playful girl so she could start a new life.
6 1/2 year old male Black DLH
He was a kitten at Helping Paws and he recently returned. He needed some minor
surgery that his guardian couldn't afford. Super nice and loves to be with Miss
9 month old male Black DSH
This sweet kitten loves to wrestle and play with his toys. When he's worn out he
loves to cuddle. Why not adopt some love today.