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Oldest known 9/11 Search Dog is Still Working Today at a Texas Elementary School

Her first deployment was to look for humans and/ or remains in the rubble at Ground Zero. Bretagne is now 93 in dog years, but she still loves to work. She helps special needs children at an elementary school in … Continue reading

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Black dogs get euthanized at higher rates Why is this?  “Black dogs get euthanized at higher rates. They linger at pounds and adoption agencies for longer than light-colored dogs, and they are less likely to find a home. Marika Bell, … Continue reading

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Half price animal adoptions this weekend at Amarillo Humane Society and Animal Control

AMARILLO, TEXAS — City of Amarillo is partnering with the Amarillo-Panhandle Humane Society and DAWGSnTexas in support of PetSmart Charities National Adoption Weekend. In addition to Animal Control’s new hours on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., the shelter … Continue reading

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