Russell No. 87 is a tan-and-black male pitbull (American pitbull terrier) and shepherd mix. Approximately 5 years old, he weighs about 68 pounds. He came to the Puunene shelter Nov. 19 when he was lost and found in Wailuku. He walks well on his leash and is gentle and affectionate to all, according to officials at the Maui Humane Society.
* The Pet of the Week is a Sunday feature submitted by the Maui Humane Society to promote adoptions at the Maui Animal Shelter and Adoption Center. Visitation and adoption hours are from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. seven days a week. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday. For information, call 877-3680, ext. 23. The shelter is located on Mokulele Highway at Mehameha Loop. Animals featured in this space are subject to prior adoption.