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Diamond in the Ruff: Daisy

We hope you all had a rejuvenating and relaxing Labor Day weekend. As the shelter reopens for another week of adoptions, we wanted to spotlight a furry friend who has been here for 170 days. Can we make this week

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Diamond in the Ruff: Tiffany

This week’s Diamond in the Ruff is looking for her rags to riches story. Sweet Tiffany (ID 596419) was found by her previous owner as a stray kitten. Tiny and bullied by the neighborhood cats, Tiffany needed someone to care

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Diamond in the Ruff: Ping

This week’s Diamond in the Ruff is a gabby cat! That’s right – not a tabby cat, a GABBY cat. Ping (ID 582790), a 9-year-old domestic shorthair mix, is a sweet and talkative little girl. She loves to mew and

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Thirteen reasons to adopt a black cat

Black cats have a colorful if not exactly accurate history of being the companions of witches and pirates or even being witches in disguise. We would argue that a pet with magical powers is a major selling point, but many

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Weekly Pet Flyer: August 17, 2017

BLACK CAT APPRECIATION DAY Did you know that black-furred cats and dogs can spend almost 4 times as long in shelters than their lighter-furred buds? Maybe black animals don’t stand out in the kennels as well, or perhaps their cuteness

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Weekly Pet Flyer: November 17, 2016

Happy National Black Cat Day! Did you know that black cats have the lowest adoption rate? We here at the HSBC obviously love our raven-haired felines. So much so that our former shelter mascot, the late, great Tweety, was a

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