Cecilia is a sweetheart who still plays like a kitten. She would like a home where she can run after toys. She likes to explore and then take a nap in your lap. She is 1 to 3-years-old with short blue and cream fur. She is spayed, up-to-date on her vaccinations, and $20 to adopt.

Harriet is a sweet and gentle girl who will be all smiles and wagging tail when people come to visit. She weighs 38 pounds. She is a 1 to 3-year-old Staffordshire Bull Terrier mix. She has one eye that doesn't see well. She is spayed, up-to-date on her vaccinations, and $45 to adopt.

The Madison-Jefferson County Animal Shelter currently has more than 20 dogs and puppies, and 42 cats and kittens available. Pictures of additional pets waiting for adoption can be seen at www.sisaveapet.com.

Thanks to a sponsor, all cats four-months-old or older are $45 off of their adoption, rabies vaccination and spay/neuter fees. Eligible cats who are already spayed or neutered are $25 off of their adoption fees.

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. It is closed Sunday and Tuesday. The shelter number is (812) 273-1788 and their email is jcas39@seidata.com.

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.

A list of requested items can be found on the shelter website. Donations can be mailed to 2727 Hannah Drive, Madison, IN 47250 or dropped off during shelter hours.

Those with missing pets can stop by the shelter, call or email a complete description of the pet, when and where it was last seen, the owner's name and contact information, and a picture of the pet. Pets are held for three days for owners to reclaim them, before they are made available for adoption.

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.

(Submitted photos)