Pet of the week, Oct. 10, 2015 |

Pet of the week, Oct. 10, 2015

Koi at Grass Valley Animal Shelter.
Laura Mahaffy/ | The Union

“Koi” is a 3-year-old, spayed blue nose pitbull. She is very friendly with people, dogs and cats. She has a seizure disorder, which is being managed well with medication. Unfortunately, she is also heartworm positive. Unfortunately, she is also

The shelter has gone through a round of antibiotics and have put her on a heartworm preventative to combat any further heartworm growth. She’s been at the shelter since June 1 and would love to find her forever home.

To adopt Koi, contact Grass Valley Animal Shelter, Freeman Lane, Grass Valley, at 530-477-4630. For more pet adoptions:

— AnimalSave, 530-271-7071 or

— Sammie’s Friends Animal Shelter, 14647 McCourtney Road in Grass Valley, 530-471-5041.

— Cal Aussie Rescue Inc., 530-268-1600 or

— Scooter’s Pals, 530-350-2099 or

— Friends Forever, a Cat Sanctuary, 530-885-4228 or visit

— Chow Chow Rescue of the Sierra Foothills, Mystery Mutts, 530-432-2778, 530-432-2294 or

— Chows Plus, 530-277-0476 or

— Northern California Border Collie Rescue & Adoptions,

— The Union staff

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