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Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

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Ghost is a well behaved Husky mix with beautiful sky blue eyes. He is a good boy on the leash and really enjoys walks. He's pretty quiet and reserved at the shelter. He is looking for a nice home of his own where he can play and rest.

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Four Magellanic penguin chicks, hatched in May, toured the Shedd Aquarium's "Oceanarium" section to become familiar with the sights, sounds and smells, staff said. Video provided by aquarium staff.


Purrito is a beautiful, sweet, inquisitive 5 1/2-year-old gentleman looking for a home of his own. He is funny and playful.

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Renny is a beautiful 7-year old princess who can initially be quite shy, but with patience and, yes bribery (she loves treats!), the right person can win this wonderful girl's heart.

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Sky is a beautiful 4-year-old princess looking for her forever home. She came to Independent Cat Society as a kitten in 2017 and was adopted with her littermates. Unfortunately it didn’t work out and she was returned in May. She is a sweet, snuggly little girl who wants to be loved.

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Join Tristan DeFord, Jami Rieck, and Nancy Zakutanksky on a shift working for Superior Ambulance in Merrillville.


Julia is a senior dog who was abandoned. She is a low key dog who has a loving personality. She walks well on a leash and would make a great companion for an older couple.

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Yoda is a 4-year-old Jack Russell who is very sweet. He has a loving and playful personality and would do great in a home with children who like to play.

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