SOUTH ORANGE — Tickles, an American Staffordshire terrier mix, arrived as a stray at the Jersey Animal Coalition filthy and covered with ticks. This young terrier with a cream and white brindle coat has been cleaned up and is ready for adoption. Tickles needs a home where she is an only dog, one with owners who can give her plenty of exercise. She has been spayed and is up-to-date on shots.
To meet Tickles and other adoptable pets, visit the Jersey Animal Coalition at 298 Walton Ave. in South Orange. The shelter is open from noon to 7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, noon to 6 p.m. on Wednesday and Friday, and noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. For more information, call (973) 763-7322 or go to jaconline.org