Creamy Pecan is an older male kitten who likes to have fun and seek adventure. He's looking for an active home and is dog-compatible. Creamy Pecan has a brother who could come with him if you are open to that. Helping PAWS Pet Rescue, Inc., in Washburn. 715-513-6106, helpingpawswi.org.

Hippo is a 90-pound, white, American bulldog mix who is about 6 years old. He was transferred to Animal Allies from a different shelter. Hippo really likes human attention and does not like other dogs. He loves toys and will chew them up. He likes to play games of keep-away with people. He's a sweet and friendly boy. Animal Allies, Duluth, 218-722-5341, animalallies.net.

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