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Pets of the Week



Age: 4 months

Breed: Shepherd mix

Sex: Male

Description: Exuberant and feisty, Reuben loves to play. He has learned to walk on a leash and, as he plays with other dogs, Reuben is learning how to be a “dog.” He requires an experienced owner to continue the lessons and another canine with whom he can play. He’s so smart he’ll be easy to train once he’s old enough to concentrate. Reuben is very affectionate and he loves any human attention. He is not going to be a small dog. Reuben is working on his housetraining.


Age: 6 to 7 years

Breed: Domestic long-haired calico

Sex: Female

Description: Tasha is a gentle, quiet soul who wants nothing more than to have a quiet home to call her own. Adult cats are $25 through the month of December.

Adoption information: The Friends of Parkville Animal Shelter at 1356 N. Missouri 9 is run by volunteers, so call 816-587-0918 to schedule an appointment, send email to friendsofparkville@hotmail.com, or go to www.parkvilleshelter.com.

Fees of $125 for dogs and $100 for cats include spaying/neutering, shots and microchips.