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Pet of the week

Published March 28, 2007


Friends of Strays

Astro is a 4-month-old Lab/basset hound mix. Astro was born with a bad back leg, and it had to be amputated. He is very sweet and gets around just fine on three legs. For information about adopting Astro, please call Friends of Strays at 527-9699 or 522-6566. All Friends of Strays animals are spayed or neutered, vaccinated and micro-chipped for identification.

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