Tink is probably the best dog in the world. She has perfect manners, gets along famously with other dogs, is totally house trained and will make the ideal family pet. She's an easy going, mild 7-year-old, 58-pound girl who loves her walks but is also quite content to sleep at your feet for the rest of the day. Don't get me wrong, Tink is no slouch, she runs around with her pals in doggy playgroup at full speed with energy to spare. Tink is a true gem who will brighten your day. Dogs like Tink come along once in a lifetime.
Meet Misha, a soft-spoken and mellow 9-year-old cat with wise eyes. He's been around long enough to know that good things come to those who wait, and he's very patient. When you give him gentle chin scratches and soft words, Misha begins to open up and show off his wonderfully calm personality.
Cat adoption hours are noon to 4 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 11 a.m.to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; dog adoption hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday at Berkeley Humane, 2700 Ninth St. More details: 510-845-3633, www.berkeleyhumane.org or firstname.lastname@example.org.