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June 2016

Thomas The Tank

By Happy Tails

Thomas 12 years Adopted: January, 2015 Eleven-year-old Thomas, aka “The Tank” took his job as official Greeter for the Animal Welfare League very seriously.  Marching up to each visitor, Thomas could instantly identify the cat lovers and would throw himself down in front of them in hopes of getting a…

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Carter

By Happy Tails

AWL staff and volunteers recognize special personalities and skills in our shelter dogs that a visitor might not witness during a short tour of the kennels. And so it was with Sgt Carter. Carter had been enjoying an extended foster stay at the home of volunteer Linda Watts. Linda enlisted the services…

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Hope for Victoree

By Special Stories

Hi!  It’s me, Victoree! You probably don’t recognize me.  When I first came to the shelter I was what you might call a “fixer upper”.  I had a severe case of domodectic mange.  I had no hair, just sores all over my body.  Left untreated, I would have died.  I…

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Dusti

By Special Stories

SHE HAS NO REASON TO TRUST but still she does.  Dusti’s condition when Animal Control brought her to the  Animal Welfare League was heart wrenching.  She was severely underweight, her muzzle, neck and ears were covered in open wounds,  she had a large puncture wound on the top of her head…

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Princeton

By Happy Tails

Name:  T-Bone Shelter Name:  Princeton Adopted:  February 2016 T-Bone loves to snuggle and likes to go to bed  8:30 every night. He”ll find us in the house and stare at us until we go with him. He was already house trained when we adopted him which was a bonus. T-Bone…

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