Champaign County Pet of the Week

Blue is a 3-year-old male Bluetick Heeler/Rottweiler mix. He is a large dog at around 53 pounds. Blue loves people and is good with kids. He is up to date on vaccinations (including rabies) and has tested negative for heartworm.

Come visit him at the Paws Animal Shelter, 1535 W. U.S. Highway 36 in Urbana. You can also visit

or petfinder.com. Shelter hours are noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and closed Sunday and Monday. We can be reached at 937-653-6233.