Avery and the Fearless 5 want to find homes

Avery’s an 8-month-old, 11-pound terrier mix. She’s dog friendly and can be adopted by a family with kids 5 or older.

She’s pee-pad trained and working on housetraining. She’s crate trained, and loves toys and chewing on bones.

She loves to snuggle and be near her people. She likes to play with other dogs. She’s spayed, vaccinated and microchipped.

Apply at www.tprescue.org. ••

Liv, Jem, Nox, Koa and Kai were found behind a warehouse in late spring. The building owner contacted Northeast Animal Rescue.

Safe indoors, they have blossomed into funny and fearless kittens. Their favorite pastime games include wrestling and chasing each other, yelling at their foster mom for more food and climbing cat towers. Favorite toys includes a catnip carrot and ping pong balls.

Liv, Jem, Nox, Koa and Kai are fostered with other cats and a small, 20-pound dog. They have not met children.

Liv, Jem, Nox, Koa and Kai, 4 months old, are neutered/spayed and current on vaccinations, and have tested negative for the feline leukemia and immunodeficiency viruses.

For more information, to fill out an application, to volunteer at one of NAR’s three Pet Valu locations or learn about the seventh annual Pastabilities for Pets on Oct. 12, visit nar.rescuegroups.org. ••