You can put a smile on this 3-year-old basset hound by adopting him at the Erie County SPCA, 205 Ensminger Road, Town of Tonawanda, which is open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday; and from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday. He has been neutered and is described as very friendly.
The $65 adoption fee includes rabies and distemper shots, deworming, a free visit to a veterinarian of choice, and a collar and tag.
The Niagara County SPCA Rainbow Animal Shelter, 2100 Lockport Road, Wheatfield, also has cats and dogs available for adoption from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday.
The City Animal Shelter, 380 Oak St., has animals that need good homes. It's open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday.
Adopt-A-Pet shelters in the area have cats and dogs available. Call 879-0311 for information.
Second Chance Sheltering Network has cats and kittens available for adoption. Call 652-9034 or 652-6051.
HEART (Hamburg Eden Animal Rescue Team) has dogs available for adoption by calling 648-1911 and cats by calling 823-8461.
The Southtowns SPCA, 1439 Pontiac Road, Angola, has animals available for adoption. Call 549-5300.