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After years of thinking about adopting a dog, I finally decided I was ready a few months ago and started searching the animal shelters around Portland. I had heard great things about AWS so when I saw Spot (now Fred) on their website, I called immediately and got the first appointment to meet him thanks to your wonderful staff.

When I met Fred, it was love at first sight! The staff answered all my questions and helped me figure out if Fred would be ok living with a cat. I brought him home and am happier than ever with my new best friend! Fred is a tiny pup with a big personality who loves playing, snuggling, and going on long walks.