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This 4-year-old pit bull mix is a sweetheart, but should be the only dog in the house. Sun is looking for a good home. For more information, please contact Animal Lovers League of Glen Cove at (516)-676-5913. (Credit: Newsday / Jessica Rotkiewicz)

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.

Wednesday's puppy of the day: Cassius Clay

Name: Cassius Clay Age: 1 year old Shelter:

Name: Cassius Clay
Age: 1 year old
Shelter: Animal Lovers League of Glen Cove (October 24, 2014 10:04 AM)

This 1-year-old pup is very gentle but because of his size he should go to a home without young children or other animals. For more information, please contact Animal Lovers League of Glen Cove at (516)-676-5913. (Credit: Newsday / Jessica Rotkiewicz)

Tuesday's puppy of the day: Cricket

Name: Cricket Age: Unknown Shelter: Animal Lovers League

Name: Cricket
Age: Unknown
Shelter: Animal Lovers League of Glen Cove (October 24, 2014 10:04 AM)

Named after his cricket-like jump, he gets along with everybody, and he’s ready for a good home. (Credit: Newsday / Jessica Rotkiewicz)

Monday's puppy of the day: Indigo

Name: Indigo Age: Unknown Shelter: Animal Lovers League

Name: Indigo
Age: Unknown
Shelter: Animal Lovers League (October 24, 2014 10:03 AM)

Indigo was originally rescued from an abandoned house. She’s a happy dog that loves to play with toys and she’s looking for a good home. For more information, please contact Animal Lovers League of Glen Cove at (516)-676-5913. (Credit: Newsday / Jessica Rotkiewicz)

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.

Monday's puppy of the Day: Duarde

Name: Duarde Age: 4 years old Shelter: Forgotten

Name: Duarde
Age: 4 years old
Shelter: Forgotten Friends of Long Island (October 20, 2014 8:48 AM)

Duarde is a 4-year-old pit-mix displaced by superstorm Sandy. He is shy but affectionate and trained. For more about Duarde, please contact Forgotten Friends of Long Island at 516-719-0808. (Credit: Newsday / Chris Ware)

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Tuesday's puppy of the Day: Coco

Name: Coco Age: 6 years old Shelter: Forgotten

Name: Coco
Age: 6 years old
Shelter: Forgotten Friends of Long Island (October 20, 2014 8:49 AM)

Coco is an affectionate 6-year-old pit bull who is good with other pets and has an abundance of love to give to her forever home. For more about Coco, please contact Forgotten Friends of Long Island at 516-719-0808. (Credit: Newsday / Chris Ware)

Wednesday's puppy of the Day: Lizzie

Name: Lizzie Age: 11 months old Shelter: Forgotten

Name: Lizzie
Age: 11 months old
Shelter: Forgotten Friends of Long Island (October 20, 2014 8:50 AM)

Lizzie is an 11-month-old all-American mix who has a fun personality to go with her loving and happy energetic self. To learn more about Lizzie, please contact Forgotten Friends of Long Island at 516-719-0808. (Credit: Newsday / Chris Ware)

Thursday's puppies of the Day: Jenna and Nikki

Name: Jenna and Nikki Age: Jenna is 7

Name: Jenna and Nikki
Age: Jenna is 7 years old
Shelter: Forgotten Friends of Long Island (October 20, 2014 8:51 AM)

Jenna and Nikki are mother and daughter, Jenna is 7 and loves to relax with her daughter and look after her, Nikki is outgoing and affectionate and always by her mother's side. For more information about adopting Jenna and Nikki, please contact Forgotten Friends of Long Island at 516-719-0808. (Credit: Newsday / Chris Ware)

Friday's puppy of the Day: Diesel

Name: Diesel Age: 8 years old Shelter: Forgotten

Name: Diesel
Age: 8 years old
Shelter: Forgotten Friends of Long Island (October 20, 2014 8:52 AM)

Diesel is an 8-year-old Dalmatian mix who loves to play and is great around small children. He is healthy, well trained and ready for his forever home. To learn more about Diesel, please contact Forgotten Friends of Long Island at 516-719-0808. (Credit: Newsday / Chris Ware)

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.

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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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Puppies from Southampton Animal Shelter

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Click here to see the puppies from Southampton Animal Shelter who were featured the week of Aug. 25, 2014.

Puppies from Bidawee's Westhampton Adoption Center

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Click here to see the puppies from Bidawee's Westhampton Adoption Center who were featured the week of Aug. 18, 2014.

Puppies from the Town of Babylon Animal Shelter

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Click here to see the puppies from the Town of Babylon Animal Shelter who were featured the week of Aug. 11, 2014.

Puppies from Bobbi and the Strays

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Click here to see the puppies from Bobbi and the Strays who were featured the week of Aug. 4, 2014.

Puppies from Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter

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Click here to see the puppies from the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter who were featured the week of July 28, 2014.

Puppies from North Shore Animal League

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Click here to see the puppies from North Shore Animal League who were featured the week of July 21, 2014.

Puppies from Ruff House Rescue in East Rockaway

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Click here to see the puppies from Ruff House Rescue in East Rockaway who were featured the week of July 14, 2014.

Puppies from the Town of Oyster Bay Animal Shelter

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Click here to see the puppies from the Town of Oyster Bay Animal Shelter who were featured the week of July 7, 2014.

Puppies from Little Shelter Animal Rescue

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Click here to see the puppies from Little Shelter Animal Rescue and Adoption Center in Huntington who were featured the week of June 30, 2014.

Puppies from Islip Animal Shelter

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Click here to see the puppies from Islip Animal Shelter who were featured the week of June 16, 2014.

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