Scarlett No. 36C is an approximately 12-month-old, fawn female pitbull (American pitbull terrier) mix. She weighs nearly 57 pounds. She came to the Maui Humane Society's Puunene shelter on Jan. 6 when she was found loose on the Piilani Highway in Kihei. "Scarlett adores the company of humans and is fantastic with kids," society officials said. "She has even been featured in kids' parties as the dog they get to hang out with. Scarlett is exceptionally cuddly, gentle when taking treats and is currently learning new commands."
* 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.