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Must Love Pit Bulls: Animal Rescue Creates Adorable Personal Ads For Dogs Who Need A Family

By Arin Greenwood

Wanted: companion for long walks on the beach, snuggles before a fire. Must love pit bulls.

A North Carolina shelter is putting out human-style personals ads for its pit bull-type dogs — which make up “over 24 percent of dogs entering shelters in our community,” says Darci VanderSlik, spokesperson for the ASPCA of Wake County. “Pit bulls are over-represented entering shelters, are under-represented in adoptions and are at greater risk for euthanasia.”

The ads were the idea of volunteer photographer Tara Lynn, and have been running since early February, when Lynn held a special photo shoot for the …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green