(Submitted photos)
(Submitted photos)
Laila, left, is a friendly and people-oriented girl. She is a 2 to 3-year-old boxer mix. She weighs 54 pounds. She would need to meet any other dogs first. Iris, right, is a sweet girl who likes to be held. She is a 10 to 11-month-old kitten that likes people. She is at the shelter with several other friendly black cats.

The Madison-Jefferson County Animal Shelter currently has more than 11 dogs and puppies, and 18 cats and kittens available. Pictures of additional pets waiting for adoption can be seen at www.sisaveapet.com.

Normal shelter hours are Monday, Thursday and Friday from noon to 5 p.m., Wednesday from 1 to 7 p.m., Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 3 p.m. It is closed Tuesday. The shelter number is (812) 273-1788 and their email is jcas39@seidata.com.

The shelter is still collecting aluminum cans for the dog and cat medical fund. Donors can drop off rinsed and dried aluminum cans at the shelter.

Volunteers are always welcome at the shelter to help with walking dogs, playing with puppies and kittens and many other tasks. Volunteers must be 16 years old.

Donations can be mailed to 2727 Hannah Drive, Madison, IN 47250 or dropped off during shelter hours.

Animals should not be abandoned outside of the shelter or dropped off at the shelter after hours.

For animal control issues in Madison call (812) 265-3347. For animal control issues in Hanover and Jefferson County call (812) 265-2648.