Lily — Greyhound/Great Dane mix

Age: 2½ years.

Qualities: Lily is a striking gal whose foster family reported that she was good with all of their other dogs, has a very sweet temperament, loves to play outside, is a good swimmer, and is a big (65 pounds), smart, obedient girl.

Fee: $85.

Contact: The Animal League of Green Valley at 625-3170 or

Meet: TALGV, 1600 W. Duval Mine Road, Green Valley, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. daily.

Sylvester — domestic shorthair

Age: 4 years.

Qualities: Sylvester is very affectionate and loves being petted. He has lived comfortably with dogs and other cats. One of his friends and former housemates, Benny, a handsome black gent, is also available.

Fee: $65 for one or both together.

Contact: The Animal League of Green Valley.

Bruno — Pomeranian/Chihuahua mix

Age: 7 years.

Qualities: Tiny and adorable, this boy loves to cuddle and does great with everyone.

Fee: $175.

Contact: Call SAFE (Saving Animals From Euthanasia) at 349-8637,

Meet: Our dogs and cats at Petco, 5405 E. Broadway, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

Maggie Mae — German Shepherd Mix

ID No.: 4548965.

Age: 4 years.

Qualities: A terrific girl, Maggie Mae likes to be with her people and other animals.

Fee: Ask for October adoption specials.

Contact: Pima Animal Care Center, 243-5900.

Meet: PACC, 4000 N. Silverbell Road, noon-7 p.m. Mondays-Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

Trisha — Cat

ID No.: 454264.

Age: 1½ years.

Qualities: This beautiful green eyed girl is very striking.

Fee: Ask for October adoption specials.

Contact: Pima Animal Care Center.

AJ — Beagle mix

Age: 2 years.

Qualities: AJ is a healthy, happy young dog. This adorable sweetie will make a great addition to your family

Fee: $200.

Contact: Southern Arizona Beagle Rescue, 247-7720 or

Meet: By appointment.

Sela — sorrel mare

Age: 20 years.

Qualities: Sela is very friendly, leads, lifts her feet and gets along well with other horses.

Needs: She needs additional training, lots of love and a companion animal. Her best friend, Ziggy, is also available for adoption.

Fee: $750.

Contact: Equine Voices Rescue & Sanctuary at 398-2814 or

Meet: By appointment.

Spirit — Greyhound

Age: 4½ years.

Qualities: This small girl loves soft beds, long walks and car rides. Spirit is spayed, housebroken, microchipped and current with shots.

Needs: She needs a quiet, adult home.

Fee: $250.

Contact: Southern Arizona Greyhound Adoption, 955-7421. Or fill out an adoption application at

Sam — tabby

Age: 1 year.

Qualities: He is a great purr machine and is a brave kitten. He loves toys and is not afraid of dogs. He especially loves being with people.

Needs: An indoor-only home.

Fee: $65, which includes spay/neuter and current shots.

Contact: Paws Patrol in Green Valley at 207-4024 or

Meet: By appointment.

Sally — domestic rat

ID No.: 762647.

Age: 3 months.

Qualities: Sally and her siblings are docile, inquisitive and hand-raised.

Needs: A kind family willing to adopt a pair.

Fee: $5.

Contact: The Humane Society of Southern Arizona, 327-6088, Ext. 106, or visit

Meet: At 3450 N. Kelvin Blvd. (just off Fort Lowell Road between North Dodge Boulevard and North Country Club Road), 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday and noon-5 p.m. Sunday.

Noah — Pit Bull mix

ID No.: 763092.

Age: 5 years.

Qualities: Noah is a loyal, human-centered sidekick who traveled from Texas to be your BFF.

Needs: The chance to thrive as your only pet.

Fee: $50.

Contact: The Humane Society of Southern Arizona.

Paula — domestic shorthair

Age: 1½ years.

Qualities: Sweet and feisty by turns, our Paula would be a wonderful addition to any family in need of a firebrand cat.

Fee: $65.

Contact: The Hermitage Cat Shelter, 5278 E. 21st St., 571-7839 or

Meet: 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Mondays through Fridays; 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays.

Saint — domestic shorthair

Age: 2 years.

Qualities: Saint is a very sweet retired mama who would love to go home with her tabby boy, Toby. Adopt them together for a special fee.

Fee: $99 for both cats.

Contact: PAWsitively Cats at

Meet: Petco; 11985 N. Oracle Road, Oro Valley, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday.