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Name: Bronco
Age: 1 year old
Shelter: Posh Pets of Long Beach

Puppy of the day

The puppy of the day series features one Long Island animal shelter every week, each with five puppies who are up for adoption. Stop by newsday.com/puppyoftheday every weekday to see the latest featured pet. Also, check out pictures from previous weeks. Maybe you'll find a forever dog companion.

Puppies from Posh Pets of Long Beach

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Click here to see the puppies from Posh Pets of Long Beach who were featured the week of Dec. 15, 2014.

Monday's puppy of the Day: Oscar

Name: Oscar Age: 5 years old Shelter: Posh

Name: Oscar
Age: 5 years old
Shelter: Posh Pets of Long Beach (December 12, 2014 9:49 AM)

Oscar is a 5-year-old Shepherd mix that would just as happily snuggle on the couch as it would go for a hike. To learn more about Oscar, go to www.facebook.com/longbeachanimalshelter or call 516-431-POSH.  Dec. 9, 2014 (Credit: Newsday / Jessica Rotkiewicz)

Tuesday's puppy of the Day: Stone

Name: Stone Age: 3 years old Shelter: Posh

Name: Stone
Age: 3 years old
Shelter: Posh Pets of Long Beach (December 12, 2014 9:50 AM)

Meet Stone, an American Staffordshire mix that is great with other dogs and has already been trained by a certified trainer. If you are interested in this 3-year-old, 65-pound pooch, contact Posh Pets at www.facebook.com/longbeachanimalshelter or call 516-431-POSH.  Dec. 9, 2014 (Credit: Newsday / Jessica Rotkiewicz)

Wednesday's puppy of the Day: Joey, the Korean rescue

Name: Joey Age: 3 years old Shelter: Posh

Name: Joey
Age: 3 years old
Shelter: Posh Pets of Long Beach (December 12, 2014 9:50 AM)

Joey is a 3-year-old Jindo Balbari mix that was rescued from an illegal Korean meat market. Posh Pets Rescue is one of the shelters at the forefront of the campaign to bring these dogs to the United States and find them good homes. Please call Posh Pets at 516-431-POSH or go to www.facebook.com/longbeachanimalshelter to find out more.  Dec. 9, 2014 (Credit: Newsday / Jessica Rotkiewicz)

Thursday's puppy of the Day: Chi Chi

Name: Chi Chi Age: 5 years old Shelter:

Name: Chi Chi
Age: 5 years old
Shelter: Posh Pets of Long Beach (December 12, 2014 9:50 AM)

Posh Pets of Long Beach doesn’t know exactly what breed Chi Chi is, but suspects she’s a giant border terrier with possibly a little chow. To meet this sweet and loving 5-year-old, 50-pound dog, go to www.facebook.com/longbeachanimalshelter or call 516-431-POSH.  Dec. 9, 2014 (Credit: Newsday / Jessica Rotkiewicz

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Friday's puppy of the Day: Bronco

Name: Bronco Age: 1 year old Shelter: Posh

Name: Bronco
Age: 1 year old
Shelter: Posh Pets of Long Beach (December 12, 2014 9:50 AM)

Say hello to Bronco, a 1-year-old, 75-pound lab mix that loves children and exercise and has already been through obedience training. To find out how you can adopt Bronco, call Long Beach’s Posh Pets at 516-431-POSH or go to www.facebook.com/longbeachanimalshelter.  Dec. 9, 2014 (Credit: Newsday / Jessica Rotkiewicz)

Puppies from Brookhaven Animal Shelter

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Click here to see the puppies from Brookhaven Animal Shelter who were featured the week of Dec. 8, 2014.

Monday's puppy of the Day: Maple

Name: Maple Age: 4 to 5 years old

Name: Maple
Age: 4 to 5 years old
Shelter: Brookhaven Animal Shelter (December 8, 2014 8:12 AM)

Maple is a 4- to 5-year-old female pit bull mix that is shy and sweet, and loves to play and give “kisses.” For more about Maple, contact the Town of Brookhaven Animal Shelter at 631-286-4940. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely)

Tuesday's puppy of the Day: Caramel

Name: Caramel Age: 2 to 3 years old

Name: Caramel
Age: 2 to 3 years old
Shelter: Brookhaven Animal Shelter (December 8, 2014 8:12 AM)

Caramel is a 2- to 3-year-old male pit bull-lab mix that loves to please, is well-trained and easily entertained, and will do anything for a cookie. For more about Caramel, contact the Town of Brookhaven Animal Shelter at 631-286-4940. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely)

Wednesday's puppy of the Day: Vicki

Name: Vicki Age: 2 years old Shelter: Brookhaven

Name: Vicki
Age: 2 years old
Shelter: Brookhaven Animal Shelter (December 8, 2014 8:13 AM)

Vicki is a 2-year-old female pit bull-lab mix that gets along with cats, dogs and children, and loves belly rubs and cuddling on the couch. For more about Vicki, contact the Town of Brookhaven Animal Shelter at 631-286-4940. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely)

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Thursday's puppy of the Day: Faith

Name: Faith Age: 4 to 5 years old

Name: Faith
Age: 4 to 5 years old
Shelter: Brookhaven Animal Shelter (December 8, 2014 8:12 AM)

Faith is a 4- to 5-year-old female pit bull-lab mix that is low-key but still loves to play, and is well-trained, social and loyal. For more about Faith, contact the Town of Brookhaven Animal Shelter at 631-286-4940. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely)

Friday's puppy of the Day: Erin

Name: Erin Age: 5 years old Shelter: Brookhaven

Name: Erin
Age: 5 years old
Shelter: Brookhaven Animal Shelter (December 8, 2014 8:12 AM)

Erin is a 5-year-old female pit bull-lab mix that gets along with everyone and is happiest snuggling under the covers with you. For more about Erin, contact the Town of Brookhaven Animal Shelter at 631-286-4940. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely)

Puppies from Almost Home Animal Rescue

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Click here to see the puppies from Almost Home Animal Rescue who were featured the week of Dec. 1, 2014.

Puppies from New York Bully Crew

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Click here to see the puppies from New York Bully Crew who were featured the week of Nov. 24, 201.

Click here to see the puppies from Ruff

Click here to see the puppies from Ruff House Rescue who were featured the week of Nov. 17, 2014.

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Puppies from Long Road Home Rescue, Inc.

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Click here to see the puppies from Long Road Home Rescue, Inc. who were featured the week of Nov. 10, 2014.

Puppies from Last Chance Animal Rescue

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Click here to see the puppies from Last Chance Animal Rescue who were featured the week of Nov. 3, 2014.

Click here to see the puppies from Animal

Click here to see the puppies from Animal Lovers League of Glen Cove who were featured the week of Oct. 27, 2014.

Click here to see the puppies from Forgotten

Click here to see the puppies from Forgotten Friends of Long Island who were featured the week of Oct. 20, 2014.

Puppies from Fur Babies

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Click here to see the puppies from Fur Babies who were featured the week of Oct. 13, 2014.

Puppies from Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons

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Click here to see the puppies from Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons who were featured the week of Oct. 6, 2014.

Puppies from Smithtown Animal Shelter

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Click here to see the puppies from Smithtown Animal Shelter who were featured the week of Sept. 29, 2014.

Puppies from Save-A-Pet

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Click here to see the puppies from Save-A-Pet in Port Jefferson Station who were featured the week of Sept. 22, 2014.

Puppies from North Hempstead Animal Shelter

Jolee, Rosco, Brand, Napoleon, and Short Stop were

Jolee, Rosco, Brand, Napoleon, and Short Stop were featured the week of Sept. 15, 2014, and are available for adoption through the Town of North Hempstead Animal Shelter.

Puppies from Kent Animal Shelter

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Click here to see the puppies from Kent Animal Shelter who were featured the week of Sept. 8, 2014.

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