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Happy ASPCA day!  The ASPCA was the first humane organization in the Western Hemisphere and the first organization to be given the legal authority to make arrests for crimes against animals.  They are celebrating 145 years of service this year, and today is National ASPCA Day, part of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month.  Their mission, since 1866, has been “to provide effective means for the prevention of cruelty to animals throughout the United States.”

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Saturday Survey: Where Will You Get Your Next Dog?

Our Top Ten Tuesday post this week focused on questions you should ask a breeder before picking out a dog, which got me to wondering, where do my readers get their dogs?  Whether you plan on getting your next dog in a week or in ten years, what’s your plan for choosing the best dog for your family?

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