THE Daily News Pet of the Week is Mona, a 2-to-4-year-old boxer/pit-bull mix at the Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society.

Mona is affectionate, social and eager to please, and knows some commands. She'd be a good fit for a home with a male dog her size and older children.

To adopt Mona, contact PAWS at or at 215-298-9680, ext. 16, before visiting the shelter at 100 N. 2nd St. When inquiring, please provide her tag identifier, A20738346-Clinic.

A $150 fee includes sterilization, vaccines and microchipping.