PETS OF THE WEEK


One-year-old Cody is a most happy fellow available for adoption at Barely Used Pets.

One-year-old Cody is a most happy fellow available for adoption at Barely Used Pets.


Friendly Opal, a 7-month-old Boston Terrier, is waiting to be adopted at the Champaign County Animal Welfare League.


Tuffy just turned one year old. The best present for him would to be adopted into a loving household.


Barely Used Pets (dog)

Meet Cody, a one-year-old Heeler Mix who came to us from another shelter. He is such a happy dog and he loves everyone! He gets along with other dogs. Cody is scheduled to be neutered and he is up to date on his vaccinations. His adoption fee is $150.

Visitors and potential adopters are welcome during regular hours. Please visit our website: http://www.barelyusedpets.com. Also, like us on Facebook at Barely Used Pets Rescue (put spaces between the words). Barely Used Pets is located at 844 Jackson Hill Road in Urbana. You can give us a call at 937-869-8090. Our regular hours are Sunday 1-4 p.m., Wednesdays and Thursdays 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Fridays 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturdays 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Contact the shelter for volunteer opportunities and donation needs.

PAWS Animal Shelter (cat)

Tuffy is a domestic short hair orange tabby who just turned one year old. He’s still a very ornery, playful kitten waiting for his fur-ever family to come find him. Tuffy loves to play and would love to have another feline to play with in his new home. Come visit him at Paws.

Upcoming Event: Adoption Event at PetSmart in Springfield on Sunday, Nov. 10, from 1 to 4 p.m.

PAWS is located at 1535 W. U.S. Route 36, just west of Urbana. Contact PAWS at 937-653-6233 or pawsurbana@hotmail.com for information about volunteer opportunities and donation needs. Hours are Tuesday thru Friday noon to 5 p.m. and Saturday noon to 4 p.m. All PAWS cats and kittens may be found on Petfinder.com and see www.facebook.com/paws.urbana and visit www.pawsurbana.com

Kroger Rewards Program: A portion of the shopping money you spend at your local Kroger can be donated to PAWS. Go to www.krogercommunityrewards.com and under Find an Organization, use PAWS number JC806. If you have any questions about the program, call 1-800-KROGERS (576-4377) and they’re happy to assist you.

Champaign County Animal Welfare League (dog)

Opal is a 7-month-old Boston Terrier mix who weighs 27 pounds and came to us as an unclaimed stray. Opal is patiently waiting on her forever home. She is a total love bug and doesn’t know a stranger. Opal loves to give people kisses and little tail wags. She is dog- and kid-friendly. Opal appears to be house-trained as she keeps her kennel nice and clean. She has been completely vetted, spayed, heart-worm tested negative, microchipped, dewormed, on flea/heartworm prevention and current on vaccinations.

The Champaign County Animal Welfare League is having a Fall Arts & Crafts Fair on Nov. 16, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The admission is free. If interested in being a vendor, contact CCAWL by email at champaigncoanimalwelfareleague.com. The only fee for vendors is a donation from our donations listed on the participant sheet.

Dog/cat adoption applications are at www.champaigncoanimalwelfareleague.com or pick one up at our facility during business hours or request one by email. Adoption fee for puppies/dogs is $185. Lower rates apply for Senior Dogs. Adoption fee for kittens/cats is $75. Fees cover spay/neuter, Da2PPL, Bivalent Flu, Bordetella, rabies, worming, heartworm test, flea and heartworm prevention, microchip. Pets are groomed and receive dental cleaning with any necessary extractions. Only cash, credit or debit accepted. For info, call 937-834-5236 or tour our campus, 3858 state Route 56, M’burg 43044. Hours: Tuesday 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Wednesday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thursday/Friday 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Needed supplies, volunteer info and events are on our webpage and Facebook. For dog and cat listings: adoptapet.com and petfinder.com. CCAWL members have access to our campus, indoor/outdoor dog park, grooming facility and more. Senior Day is the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month, noon-2 p.m. Relax in our Senior Center room and get doggie love and kisses. The CCAWL provides a low cost Spay & Neuter Clinic open to the public. During business hours, pre-pay, fill out a surgery info paper and release form and receive a surgery date.

One-year-old Cody is a most happy fellow available for adoption at Barely Used Pets.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2019/11/web1_BarelyDog.jpgOne-year-old Cody is a most happy fellow available for adoption at Barely Used Pets.

Friendly Opal, a 7-month-old Boston Terrier, is waiting to be adopted at the Champaign County Animal Welfare League.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2019/11/web1_LeagueDog-1.jpegFriendly Opal, a 7-month-old Boston Terrier, is waiting to be adopted at the Champaign County Animal Welfare League.

Tuffy just turned one year old. The best present for him would to be adopted into a loving household.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2019/11/web1_PawsCat.jpgTuffy just turned one year old. The best present for him would to be adopted into a loving household.

Submitted by shelters and rescues in Champaign County.

Submitted by shelters and rescues in Champaign County.