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I adopted Ossie last spring after losing my beloved 16 year old border collie. Ossie, (named after a mischievous Irish boy from “Into the West”), was known as Henri and part of a beautiful litter of pups. My daughter adopted his  brother. Ossie is a character, and is still very attached to his brother, Remi, and they love to play together. Ossie is sweet, mischievous and playful. He is the constant source of attention with his unique markings and it is hard to get exercise with him on the bike path when everyone wants to pet him!  I have never adopted a shelter dog before, and I highly recommend it! We are still in touch with the foster moms of our two pups, who did a great job socializing these special pups before they came to Maine. Thank you, AWS, for two very special members of our family!