Kilo, a shari-pet mix, is about 8 months old and very sweet. “He came to the Ripley County Humane Society because the owner’s landlord would not permit a dog,” explains board President Robert Luken.

To meet Kilo and other pets hoping for forever homes, shelter hours are daily from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. It is located at 1202 W. County Road 150 N. 3 miles south of Osgood off of U.S. 421. Info: 812-689-3773 or Details about how to support the animals can be learned at “Ways to Help our Cause.”