PETS OF THE WEEK


Rizzo, about 2 years old, awaits a family to adopt her from PAWS Animal Shelter.

Rizzo, about 2 years old, awaits a family to adopt her from PAWS Animal Shelter.


PAWS Animal Shelter (cat)

Meet Rizzo, a 2-1/2-year-old orange tabby. She has a kind soul and enjoys watching the birds outside the window! She is looking for a quiet home, however, likely will do well in most any home. She does well with the other cats. Come visit Rizzo in the Cattery at PAWS.

Contact PAWS at 937-653-6233 or pawsurbana@hotmail.com. PAWS is located at 1535 W. U.S. Highway 36, Urbana. You can also check us out at www.pawsurbana.com or our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/paws.urbana or on Petfinder at petfinder.com. Our hours are noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; noon to 4 p.m. Saturday; closed Sunday and Monday. If you don’t have a mask, we have a limited supply of homemade ones available for a minimum donation of $5 each.

Barely Used Pets

Barely Used Pets is located at 848 Jackson Hill Road, Urbana. Learn about this shelter/rescue at barelyusedpets.com and contact the facility at 937-869-8090 and barelyusedpets@yahoo.com. Hours are 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Fridays; 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays; 1-4 p.m. Sundays; closed Mondays and Tuesdays.

Champaign County Animal Welfare League

If wishing to adopt from CCAWL, submit an application. We are only doing adoptions by appointment with pre-approved applicants. Pre-approved applicants must call 937-834-5236 to have applications pulled. Adoption applications can be found at https://bit.ly/2LoBjvt. We ask everyone who has an appointment to wear a mask over mouth and nose. For more info, call 937-834-5236.

Rizzo, about 2 years old, awaits a family to adopt her from PAWS Animal Shelter.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2020/12/web1_PawsCat-1.jpgRizzo, about 2 years old, awaits a family to adopt her from PAWS Animal Shelter.

Information provided by shelters and rescues in Champaign County.

Information provided by shelters and rescues in Champaign County.