Bessy is an American Pit Bull mix approximately 5-years-old and is available for adoption through Animal Allies in Duluth. Bessy is a playful girl who would love to go to a home where she can have all the attention and show you her many tricks. According to her previous owner, she gets along with just about anybody including dogs, cats, kids and strangers.

An adoption fee is required for all adoptions. Animal Allies uses the “Meet your Match” adoption program designed by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. The program evaluates an animal’s behavior and interests and matches them to an adopter’s preferences so you take home a pet you really click with. Call 218-722-5341 or visit animalallies.net for more information.







Arlo is a 1½-year-old gray and white male cat available for adoption through the Humane Society of Douglas County. This curious little guy is full of love and play and will make a great addition to anyone’s active family.

An adoption fee is required for all adoptions. Call 715-398-6784 or go to hsdcpets.com for more information.



To adopt a cat or dog elsewhere in the Northland, call:

  • Animal Allies, Duluth, 218-722-5341, animalallies.net

  • Contented Critters Shelter, Makinen, 218-638-2153, contentedcritters.org

  • Helping PAWS Pet Rescue, Inc., 715-373-2222, ourhelpingpaws.com

  • Humane Society of Douglas County, Superior, 715-398-6784, hsdcpets.com

  • Mesabi Humane Society, Virginia, 218-741-7425, mesabihumane.org

  • Northern Lights Animal Rescue, 218-729-1485, petfinder.org/shelters/MN22.html

  • Oreo’s Kitty Sanctuary, 218-591-7200, oreosadoptions@yahoo.com

  • Precious Paws Humane Society of Chisholm, 218-254-3300, preciouspaws2011@hotmail.com or pphsc.com

  • Range Regional Rescue in Hibbing, 218-262-1900

  • Star of the North Humane Society, Itasca County, 218-245-3732, starnorth.org

  • Warm Fuzzies Animal Rescue Inc., Petsitter99@yahoo.com, 218-576-8534, warmfuzzies.petfinder.com