This is “Meta,” a very sweet adult female tabby. She’d make a great mouser. Cortez Animal Shelter hours are Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The shelter will be closed New Year’s Day. The shelter also accepts donations such as bleach, clay cat litter, Pedigree or Iams dog food, Iams puppy food, Purina cat chow and kitten chow, dish soap, paper towels, and dog treats. Adoption fees include altering, microchip, first vaccines except rabies and a free health exam at any local vet. For more information, call the Cortez Animal Shelter at 565-4910. To view adoptable pets online, visit www.petango.com and enter ZIP code 81321 orwww.cityofcortez.com/government/animal_shelter.