Chloe No. 73B is a 2 1/2-year-old female pitbull mix. She is deaf, fawn-and-white, weighs 55 pounds and was taken to the Maui Humane Society's Puunene shelter on April 6. She enjoys exploring with her nose to make up for her loss of hearing. She knows some hand signals. She was taken to the shelter because her former owner could no longer take care of her. Her adoption fee has been donated by the Chako Pitbull Rescue of Sacramento, Calif.
* The Pet of the Week is a Sunday feature submitted by the Maui Humane Society to promote adoptions at the Maui Animal Shelter and Adoption Center. Visitation and adoption hours are from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. seven days a week. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday. For information, call 877-3680, ext. 23. The shelter is located on Mokulele Highway at Mehameha Loop. Animals featured in this space are subject to prior adoption.