Venus likes to have her picture taken. The beautiful Tortoise Shell cat is accepting and calm. Just 1 year old, Venus came to the shelter pregnant. The affectionate lap cat is wary of other cats at first but then makes friends. Meet this classy lady at El Dorado County Animal Services, 530-573-7925. For spay-neuter assistance and other support, call the Lake Tahoe Humane Society and Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals at 530-542-2857.
Pet of the Week: 'Venus'
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