By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — Memphis is the PAWS Pet of the Week.

He is a sweet gentle and curious one-year-old American Staffordshire terrier mix. His favorite thing to do on a sunny day is to roll around and stretch in the grass.

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Memphis will do anything for a treat and he’s been a fast learner. Memphis is house trained and, as a bonus, already knows when to sit.

He can be shy in new environments, but will adapt quickly. Memphis will be a wonderful companion.

Memphis is a great friend to both people and dogs. Bring Memphis home using the PAWS Chicago virtual adoption process.

Join “Team PAWS Chicago” for this year’s Chicago Marathon on October 10.

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The PAWS Chicago Athletic Charity Fundraising Team makes it easy to train, with a supportive group of dedicated runners making their miles matter for homeless pets.

Visit to learn more.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff