PETS OF THE WEEK


Ollie is all of 3 months old, a happy fellow available for adoption at PAWS Animal Shelter.

Ollie is all of 3 months old, a happy fellow available for adoption at PAWS Animal Shelter.


Harriet, age 4 or 5, is adjusting from a life of breeding to a life of happy. Check her out at the Champaign County Animal Welfare League.


PAWS Animal Shelter (cat)

Ollie is a 3-month-old male domestic short-haired kitten who is sweet, loving and playful. He will make an affectionate lap cat. Ollie gets along with cats and dogs at his foster home. Call to set up an appointment to meet him.

Upcoming Events:

Adoption Event at PetSmart in Springfield – Sunday, Feb. 9, from 1 to 4 p.m.

Annual PINS for PAWS Bowling Event – Friday night, March 27. Mark your calendars and watch for more details.

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)

Meet beautiful Harriet, a 4- or 5-year-old Shihtzu mix weighing 12 pounds. Harriet came to us from a breeder and is unsure of humans. Harriet wants to trust people but she needs a patient person to build that trust with her and also help her with house-training. Harriet requires a fenced-in yard as she does not have recall. She is good with other dogs and has been spayed, microchipped, heartworm tested negative, dewormed and current on prevention and vaccinations.

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 $200. 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.-4 p.m.; Wednesday-Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.-2 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. First Friday of the Month wellness checkups for the public cost $15 per animal. Shots are $12 per shot. Call or come in to set up an appointment.

Barely Used Pets

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.

Ollie is all of 3 months old, a happy fellow available for adoption at PAWS Animal Shelter.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2020/01/web1_PAWScat.jpgOllie is all of 3 months old, a happy fellow available for adoption at PAWS Animal Shelter.

Harriet, age 4 or 5, is adjusting from a life of breeding to a life of happy. Check her out at the Champaign County Animal Welfare League.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2020/01/web1_LeagueDog-4.jpegHarriet, age 4 or 5, is adjusting from a life of breeding to a life of happy. Check her out at the Champaign County Animal Welfare League.

Information submitted by shelters and rescues of Champaign County.

Information submitted by shelters and rescues of Champaign County.