Pet of the week
Alone for Thanksgiving: The Newton County Animal Shelter’s pet of the week is a mixed breed dog, brown, black and gray, about three months old and very cute. Also available for adoption are an older Pekingese, tri colored; an adult neutered male white poodle; a Chihuahua, adult; a border collie mix, three months old, black and white; a Dachshund mix, adult; a mixed breed adult dog, brown; a friendly white and brown adult mixed breed; a fat Dachshund, adult; a Boston terrier mix, seven months old, brindle; an adult border collie mix; an Aussie mix, medium length hair, red, very pretty; two terrier mix dogs; a black adult chow mix; a black Lab, adult; and a white and brown lab mix. The shelter also has cats and kittens for adoption. For information about adoptions, contact the animal shelter at (770) 786-9514, visit online at www. co.newton.ga.us or visit from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays at 210 Lower River Road, Covington.