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Out and About – Week of October 1st

The 2019 cars and trucks are finally arriving at the dealerships. There are many who shy away from purchasing a new car because of the depreciation that occurs the minute you drive it out of the showroom. You can buy a very nice used car if you go about it the right way. It’s difficult to find that older lady …

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Cullen

I am Cullen, a neutered male, about one year old, Heeler Aussie mix.  I am on the small side probably under 40 lbs.  I have a medium length coat, I am housebroken and I get along with other dogs.  I came in to this place as a stray.  I am a little slow to make up to people, but the …

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Out and About – Week of September 24th

One doesn’t need to look far to be subjected to some form of loud noise, whether it’s a car needing a new muffler or the delightful sound of children yelling at each other in excitement, hopefully outdoors. The younger set likes to have their music cranked up to 5000 decibels. Attending a rock concert just isn’t the same unless you’re …

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Out and About – Week of September 17th

We are now well into the 2018 football season. This means that Sunday evening television programming will be slightly changed, as will Monday and Thursday evenings. One of the things that bothers me about watching anything on television are the stupid commercials. It seems to me that there are more commercials during a football game than any other time. Sometime …

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Sammy and Louie

Here we are, two brothers, Sammy,  BIO18-000226, and big brother Louie, BIO18-000227, at Animal Control. Sammy is active and curious, Louie is playful with toys.  We are grey tigers and are about two and a half months old.  We will need our neuter surgery.  Our hair coat is a bit on the long side and we like other cats.  Animal Control …

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Out and About – Week of September 10th

Seventeen years ago today, the United States was attacked in New York City, Washington, DC. and Pennsylvania. The nation was drawn closer together that day than it had been in years. American flags were displayed everywhere. Things have changed over the years. There seems to be less respect for our flag. Those displaying this lack of respect are the ones …

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Harper

They call me Harper.  I am  a female, about 3-4 years old.  I am a black and tan Aussie and a very nice girl.  I can be vocal for attention.  I hope you will come and see me.  I will need my spay surgery..  I want someone to love.My docket number is BIS18-000236, at the St. Joseph County Animal Control …

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Out and About – Week of September 3rd

In 1985, I was trained and finally certified as a Rescue Diver. I haven’t done any diving since then because I had relocated and didn’t have anyone to share my SCUBA diving interests. Several weeks ago, I got the bug to possibly get back into the sport. I made arrangements to get checked out by an instructor to see if …

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Out and About – Week of August 27th

Public restrooms are just that. They are for the public. I applaud businesses who provide a room where patrons can go “Rest”. It’s the responsibility of the business owner to maintain that room of rest, but I feel the public should share in some of that responsibility. I’m not saying we should scrub the toilet or mop the floor, but …

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Peggy Sue

Hi, I’m Peggy Sue, a female ginger and white pit mix. I’m about 1-1/2 years old and am very friendly. I have an old injury to my rear leg that doesn’t let me bend it. But, believe me, it does not slow me down AT ALL! I love to play and have a lot of energy. I am very sweet …

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