CHICAGO (CBS) — The PAWS Dog of the Week is Holt.

He is a smart one-year-old German Shepherd mix. He loves to be active and loves training and is enjoying his new life in the big city.

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This cutie came from a shelter in Indiana. Holt is a social dog, loves people and enjoys throwing his toys in the air to leap up and catch them. Holt has it all: looks, smarts and heart!

Holt may be able to share a home with a dog if they have enough space and ability to exercise outside of the home each day.

He is seeking a fun loving owner. Holt has also slowly learned to love cuddling.

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Holt, along with many other dog and cats is available to bring home through the PAWS virtual adoption process.

Join PAWS Chicago for the 20th annual PAWS 5K Walk and Run on Saturday, October 31. The virtual event features exciting activities for people and pets. Register by September 30 to receive discounted pricing and t-shirt.

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