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Rescues and shelters hold massive pet adoption event

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SHREVEPORT, La. (KTBS) -

Homes around the area will be bundling up with new family members Saturday night.

Around 16 dogs were adopted out during the Orr BMW pet adoption event in Shreveport. Several area shelters and no-kill rescues brought their lovable, furry and homeless four-legged friends to hopefully find a family for them. The event also helped those organizations collect needed items. Those that attended donated things like dog food, puppy milk, cleaning items and more. Adoption advocates say it's best to adopt than buy your next pet.

"There are many pure breeds in your rescues," one rescue said. "You don't have to buy your pure bred dogs from puppy mills or breeders."

Jackson construction also offered two custom doghouses for participants to register to win.

 

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