Pet of the week: Benji |

Pet of the week: Benji

Photo for The Union by John Hart

Photo for The Union by John Hart

Benji is a lhasa apso/poodle mix. He is neutered, and most of his shots are current. He is a very sweet 2-year-old dog. His owner died. There are also many other small dogs, freshly groomed, who are waiting for homes.

You can adopt Benji by calling Grass Valley Animal Shelter on Freeman Lane at (530) 477-4630.

For more pet adoptions, contact:

• AnimalSave, (530) 271-7071 or

• Sammies Friends Animal Shelter on 14647 McCourtney Road, Grass Valley, at (530) 471-5041.

• Friends Forever, A Cat Sanctuary, (530) 885-4228 or

• Chow Chow Rescue of the Sierra Foothills, Mystery Mutts, (530) 432-2778, (530) 432-2294 or ChowChow

• NorCal Aussie Rescue Inc., (530) 268-1600 or

• Scooters Pals, (530) 350-2099 or

• Chows Plus, (530) 277-0476 or

— The Union staff