Violet No. 50 is an approximately 2-year-old white-and-brown brindle female Australian cattle dog (heeler) mix. She weighs about 32 pounds and has been spayed. Violet came to the Maui Humane Society on Feb. 3 when she was found lost in Haiku. "Violet is a quiet girl who loves to cuddle and share kisses. She is great with kids and is very loving. She would make a great family companion," Maui Humane Society officials said.
* 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.