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Animal Adoption

Animal shelter's new approach means overcrowding, hope

Animal shelter's new approach means overcrowding, hope

Center tries to minimize euthanizing animals, but saving some is a challenge.

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Can you give this dog a home?

Can you give this dog a home?

Butters, a 5-year-old Sharpei mix, has been housed at the Pima Animal Care Center longer than any other animal at the shelter.

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Pumpkin - shorthair tabby• Age: 6 months.• Qualities: Pumpkin is fearless around cats and dogs and new situations. He loves to be cuddled and purrs to show he is content. Pumpkin is a typical playful kitten and most affectionate.• Needs: An indoor-only home.• Fee: $65.• Contact: Paws Patrol …

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Mystic - draft-cross mare • Age: 13 years.• Qualities: Mystic is intelligent and has great potential. She has had some training under saddle and enjoys grooming and attention.• Needs: She needs further training, a companion animal, an experienced rider and love, kindness and patience.• Fee: …

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Cory - Rottweiler-shepherd mix• Age: 4 to 5 years.• Qualities: This 50-pound girl's dream is to be part of an active family during the day and then turn into a couch potato in the evenings. If that's your idea of fun, then Cory is the girl for you!• Fee: $85.• Contact: The Animal League of G…

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Donavan - Siamese mix• Age: 2 years.• Qualities: Even though Donavan was left in the yard when his people moved away, he remains a very sweet guy.• Fee: $65. • Contact: The Animal League of Green Valley.

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ZIGGY - SCHNAUZER-POODLE MIX• Age: 1 1/2 years.•Qualities: A very happy-go- lucky little guy. Ziggy is cratetrained.• Contact: Call SAFE (Saving Animals From Euthanasia) at 349-8637, safeanimals.com • Meet: SAFE dogs at Petco, 5405 E. Broadway, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.SAFE also has cat ad…

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OZZIE - MALTESE-YORKIE MIX• Age: 2 years.• Qualities: Very friendly with people of all ages, this pup loves other dogs and is crate-trained.• Fee: $175.• Contact: SAFE.

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Levi - Jack Russell Terrier Mix • ID No. 429343.• Age: 1 year. • Qualities: Cute and playful, this little boy can go home today.• Fee: Ask for the special needs adoption specials.• Contact: Pima Animal Care Center, 243-5900.• Meet: PACC, 4000 N. Silverbell Road, noon-7 p.m. Mondays-Friday; 1…

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Talulah - Cat• ID No. 436061.• Age: 10 years.• Qualities: This talkative, energetic gal loves attention.• Fee: Certified pre-owned special.• Contact: Pima Animal Care Center.

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Ladybug - Queensland Heeler mix• ID No. 751787.• Age: 2 years. • Qualities: Ladybug is an extremely well-behaved guest in staff offices at the Humane Society of Southern Arizona. She's house-trained, respectful of your belongings and great with children of all ages. • Needs: A stable, foreve…

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Butterscotch - Domestic Medium-Hair• ID No. 753709.• Age: 2 years. • Qualities: Butterscotch is a snuggly lap cat who enjoys the company of other pets and people of all ages.• Fee: Waived.• Contact: The Humane Society of Southern Arizona.

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Cubby - Beagle-Lab mix• Age: 7 years.• Qualities: Cubby is a beautiful boy. He is a healthy, happy dog who needs a forever home.• Fee: $125.• Contact: Southern Arizona Beagle Rescue, 247-7720 or soazbeaglerescue.com• Meet: By appointment.

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Luke - Beagle-mix• Age: 4 years.• Qualities: Luke is a beagle mix with a great disposition. He loves kids, and loves to give and get lots affection. • Needs: Luke has a skin condition that is healing well.• Fee: $50• Contact: Southern Arizona Beagle Rescue.

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Frito - Orange tabby• Age: 4 months.• Qualities: This confident boy is ready to walk into your house and make it his home.• Fee: $99.• Contact: PAWsitively Cats at 241-9670 or PawsCatsEastside@gmail.com• Meet: Petco, 9640 E. 22nd St., 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday.

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Kabuki - Tabby• Age: 9 weeks.• Qualities: Kabuki is energetic and curious, but also attentive and loves a warm lap to sleep on. • Fee: $99.• Contact: PAWsitively Cats at 289-2747 or pawsitivelycats.org • Meet: Petco; 11985 N. Oracle Road, Oro Valley, 11 a.m. -3 p.m. Saturday.

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FRED - BUFF Cat• Age: 7 months.•Qualities: Fred is a kittenish bundle of fluff, ready to move into your house and love you.• Needs: Indoor-only home• Fee: $75.• Contact: Feline Ink at 795-1312; felineink2012@yahoo.com

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FRANK - GRAY Cat• Age: 7 months.• Qualities: White with gray patches and velvet fur, Frank is a sweet, gentle fellow who curls into your arms. • Needs: Indoor-only home.• Fee: $75.• Contact: Feline Ink.

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Find your BFF at one of Tucson's shelters and rescue groups. These groups also need volunteers and donations.

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Heidi — Pit Bull Terrier • ID No.: 404784. • Age: 9 months. • Qualities: Her sister was adopted, and now she’s waiting for her new family to take her home for the holidays. • Fee: All adoptions are $25 though Dec. 31. • Contact: Pima Animal Care Center, 243-5900. • Meet: PACC, 4000 N. Silver…

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