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Child abuse prevention focus of Tucson event

Child abuse prevention focus of Tucson event

The 10th annual March for Children, which helps bring awareness to the issue of child abuse and highlights the local agencies and individuals that work to keep children safe, and the Casa de los Niños family fiesta drew about 2,000 people to Reid Park Sunday morning. 

April 13, 2014 5:26 pm Photos

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Sara Dent: Restrictions on puppy sales will protect city' animals

Sara Dent: Restrictions on puppy sales will protect city' animals

Puppy mills and backyard breeders are operations that emphasize profit above animal welfare. While there is no official definition, in a 1984 legal decision, the term “puppy mill” was defined as “a dog-breeding operation in which the health of the dogs is disregarded in order to maintain a l…

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Animal Care Center needs volunteer dog-bed builders, dog walkers

If your New Year’s resolution involves lending a helping hand more often in the community, you can get off to a good start by heading over to Pima Animal Care Center on New Year’s Day.

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New Ariz. tax credit for donations to foster care groups

PHOENIX — Arizonans looking for ways to divert some of what they owe the state to other causes have a new option this year: foster care.

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Steller: Tucson couple in adoption scandal speaks out

Yes, Nicole and Calvin Eason are living in Tucson.

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Steller: Tucson couple the face of adoption scandal

Steller: Tucson couple the face of adoption scandal

For Tucsonans who read a shocking Reuters investigation on adopted kids published this week, two big questions leap to mind:

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'Look in your heart,' adopt a pet who's in urgent need

'Look in your heart,' adopt a pet who's in urgent need

A mom and her nine puppies huddle together at the Pima Animal Care Center. Overcrowding has the center pleading for people to adopt or foster a cat or dog who desperately needs a home before time runs out. The center wants to save more pets and euthanize fewer.

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'Look in your heart,' adopt a pet who's in urgent need

'Look in your heart,' adopt a pet who's in urgent need

These dogs are among many sharing too few kennels as a result of overcrowding at the Pima Animal Care Center.

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'Look in your heart,' adopt a pet who's in urgent need

'Look in your heart,' adopt a pet who's in urgent need

Come on. Just look at these faces. Don't you have a place in your home for a loyal companion? The Pima Animal Care Center is hoping you do, because it has far more animals than it can handle.

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'Look in your heart,' adopt a pet who's in urgent need

'Look in your heart,' adopt a pet who's in urgent need

Pima Animal Care Center is seeing overcrowded conditions in its kennels and is imploring the community to consider adopting or fostering a pet.

July 18, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Tucson couple lauded for opening their hearts and home to children

Tawnya and Bruce Groen's days overflow with lesson plans, sippy cups and calls of "mom" and "dad."

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Arizona Senate OKs new rules on when divorced parent can move

The Senate voted 17-12, with all Democrats opposed, to impose new rules on when a divorced parent can move.

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$13 pet adoptions at Pima Animal Care Center

If your family is thinking about pet ownership, why not adopt?

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Adopt or sponsor Tucson's special needs pets

PACC Pets is having a "Be There Hero" weekend for animals with special needs from noon to 7 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. tomorrow and Sunday at Pima Animal Care Center, 4000N. Silverbell Road.

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Adopt a pet for $10 today and tomorrow

Pima Animal Control Center is offering one last opportunity to adopt a pet for $10 with its "Find a Friend" weekend today and tomorrow.

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Would-be adoptive mom convicted in missing baby case

PHOENIX (AP) — The would-be adoptive mother of an Arizona baby missing for more than two years was convicted Thursday of forgery and conspiracy to commit custodial interference.

May 17, 2012 6:11 pm

Tucson Blue Ribbon event Saturday

The Foster and Adoptive Council of Tucson will hold their annual Blue Ribbon Event from 4-7 p.m. on Saturday at Thoroughbred Nissan, 5163 E. 22nd Street.

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Adopt a friend

Adopt a friend

• Control No.: 713082. • Age: 4 years. • Qualities: The perfect family dog, Hardy loves older kids, other dogs and even cats. • Needs: A comfortable indoor lifestyle where he can feel like part of the gang. • Fee: $80. • Contact: The Humane Society of Southern Arizona.

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Adopt a friend

Adopt a friend

• Age: 2 1/2 years. • Qualities: Barley is a dashing young man who loves ladies of the human kind. He is very loving and affectionate and so eager to bond with a new “mom.” • Needs: Needs a home with a woman without other pets or children. • Fee: $85. • Contact: The Animal League of Green Va…

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Adopt a friend

Adopt a friend

• Age: 4 months • Qualities: He’s a happy-go-lucky kitten with tons of personality and curiosity to share. • Fee: $99. • Contact: PAWsitively Cats at 289-2747 or www.pawsitivelycats.org • Meet: Petco, 11985 N. Oracle Road in Oro Valley, any time.

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