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Bev is a sweet pit bull mix. She’s 4 years old, and loves attention. She’s loving and gentle, but because of her size and strength she would do best in a home with older children and no cats. For more information, please contact Islip Animal Shelter in Bay Shore at 631 224-5660 or visit facebook.com/IslipAnimals. (Credit: Newsday / Jeffrey Basinger)

Puppy of the day: Adoptable dogs on LI

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: Smiles

Name: Smiles Age: Unknown Shelter: Islip Animal Shelter

Name: Smiles
Age: Unknown
Shelter: Islip Animal Shelter in Bay Shore (January 26, 2015 9:09 AM)

Smiles is an adorable pocket pit bull. She loves her toys and would do great in a home with cats or children. For more information, please contact Islip Animal Shelter in Bay Shore at 631 224-5660 or visit facebook.com/IslipAnimals. (Credit: Newsday / Jeffrey Basinger)

Tuesday's puppy of the day: Bashful

Name: Bashful Age: 3 years old Shelter: Islip

Name: Bashful
Age: 3 years old
Shelter: Islip Animal Shelter in Bay Shore (January 26, 2015 9:09 AM)

Bashful is a 3-year-old male shepherd mix. He’s a sweet, shy dog that would do best in a calm home with affectionate owners. For more information, please contact Islip Animal Shelter in Bay Shore at 631 224-5660 or visit facebook.com/IslipAnimals. (Credit: Newsday / Jeffrey Basinger)

Monday's puppy of the day: Pandora

Name: Pandora Age: 1 year old Shelter: Islip

Name: Pandora
Age: 1 year old
Shelter: Islip Animal Shelter in Bay Shore (January 26, 2015 9:09 AM)

Pandora is a 1-year-old lab pit mix. She was abused and thrown out of a car before coming to the shelter, so she’s still shy around people. She needs a loving and patient home soon. For more information, please contact Islip Animal Shelter in Bay Shore at 631 224-5660 or visit facebook.com/IslipAnimals. (Credit: Newsday / Jeffrey Basinger)

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 Jan. 19, 2015.

Monday's puppy of the day: Xanadu

Name: Xanadu Age: 3 years old Shelter: Southampton

Name: Xanadu
Age: 3 years old
Shelter: Southampton Animal Shelter (January 16, 2015 11:41 AM)

Xanadu is a 3-year-old Lab mix who gets along with everyone and loves to play in the water. For more information on Xanadu, please contact the Southampton Animal Shelter at 631-728-7387. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely) 

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Tuesday's puppy of the day: Wilma

Name: Wilma Age: 8 years old Shelter: Southampton

Name: Wilma
Age: 8 years old
Shelter: Southampton Animal Shelter (January 16, 2015 11:42 AM)

Wilma is an 8-year-old Akita who gets along well with children of all ages and enjoys cuddling at night. For more information on Wilma, please contact the Southampton Animal Shelter at 631-728-7387. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely)

Wednesday's puppy of the day: Kermit

Name: Kermit Age: 2 years old Shelter: Southampton

Name: Kermit
Age: 2 years old
Shelter: Southampton Animal Shelter (January 16, 2015 11:42 AM)

Kermit is a 2-year-old bull terrier who enjoys belly rubs and cuddling on the couch. For more information on Kermit, please contact the Southampton Animal Shelter at 631-728-7387. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely)

Thursday's puppy of the day: Promise

Name: Promise Age: 8 years old Shelter: Southampton

Name: Promise
Age: 8 years old
Shelter: Southampton Animal Shelter (January 16, 2015 11:42 AM)

Promise is a very social 8-year-old pit bull mix who loves to be in your lap and chill around the house. For more information on Promise, please contact the Southampton Animal Shelter at 631-728-7387. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely)

Friday's puppy of the day: Cowgirl

Name: Cowgirl Age: 4 years old Shelter: Southampton

Name: Cowgirl
Age: 4 years old
Shelter: Southampton Animal Shelter (January 16, 2015 11:43 AM)

Cowgirl is a 4-year-old Boston terrier-French bulldog mix who is shy at first but will quickly find her way to your lap. For more information on Cowgirl, please contact the Southampton Animal Shelter at 631-728-7387. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely)

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 Jan. 12, 2015.

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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 Jan. 5, 2015.

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 Dec. 29, 2014.

Puppies from A Home Fur Now Rescue

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Click here to see the puppies from A Home Fur Now Rescue who were featured the week of Dec. 22, 2014.

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.

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.

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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.

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.

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 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 Brookhaven Animal Shelter

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Click here to see the puppies from Brookhaven Animal Shelter who were featured the week of May 19, 2014.

Puppies from the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter

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Click here to see the puppies from the Town of North Hempstead Animal Shelter who were featured the week of Apr. 7, 2014.

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