(Submitted photos)
(Submitted photos)
Lucas will climb right into your arms and snuggle. He is a 3-month-old, black and white tuxedo kitten that likes to play with his sister Lanie. Adopt Lucas and his sister can be adopted for free.

Pia is an even-tempered and sweet puppy. She likes to learn new things and will be a good friend and companion. She is a Rhodesian Ridgeback mix with a 'ridge' on her back. She is black and tan, weighs 46 pounds and is a 9 to 11-month-old.

The Madison-Jefferson County Animal Shelter currently has more than 12 dogs and puppies, and 20 cats and kittens available. Pictures of additional pets waiting for adoption can be viewed 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. It is closed Sunday and Tuesday. For more information on adopting a pet, volunteering or making a donation call (812) 273-1788 or 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.