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Pets of the Week: Vegas and Mateo



Age: About 4 years

Breed: German Shepherd mix

Sex: Female

Description: Vegas has a wonderful personality. She is housetrained, loves people of all ages and has excellent manners. Vegas likes most male dogs but is less eager to be friends with females. She would do well in a home with a male dog but would also be fine as the only pet.


Age: About 11 weeks

Breed: Domestic short-haired lilac point Siamese/tabby mix

Sex: Male

Description: This little boy is a wonderful kitten. Mateo loves to play, and is quite the go-getter. He is a kitten who makes himself comfortable in new surroundings very quickly. He is able to occupy himself with toys and he loves fleece blankets. He will “make biscuits” while on the blanket. He is litter boxed trained and has had 2 rounds of kitten shots. He is neutered and microchipped.

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.