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Pets of the week

Animal Care & Control
Brownie is a calm, mannerly 1-year-old spayed beagle/Australian shepherd, who is looking for a fresh start with a loving family. To adopt her, call Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control at 427-5502 or go
Charlie is a 6-year-old neutered tan boxer mix. The staff recommends crate training so he will be safe when left alone. He may need a period of adjustment. To adopt him, call the Allen County SPCA at 744-0454.
Ozzy is a 1 1/2 -year-old neutered black domestic shorthair. He does not have a tail. The staff feels he would do well with older children who could handle his high energy and roughhousing. To adopt him, call Allen County SPCA at 744-0454.