Pet of the Week

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Ernie’s eager to please
Ernie is a baby male American shorthair who was brought to the pound after being born outside. He’s one of the most affectionate cats at the pound and loves to kiss guests hello.

Hopper’s a hoot
Dennis Hopper, or “Hopper” for short, is a senior male American shorthair who was caught in a live trap but is very friendly..

Get Tic Tac, too
Tic Tac is a 5-year-old male American shorthair who weighs 19 pounds. He’s very sweet but a little shocked at suddenly losing his home after his owner moved to a home that did not allow cats.

Dog adoption fees are $85 and cat adoption fees are $60 (both in cash). Fees include spaying or neutering, first distemper vaccine and a rabies vaccine if the animal is old enough. The Wyandotte Animal Pound is at 1170 Grove, west of 11th Street. Adoption hours are 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday. For more information call 734-324-4445 or go to