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Hollywood comes to rescue for area animal shelter

Posted on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 2:26 pm

Anyone who has ever experienced the companionship of a family pet quickly comes to understand just how much these tender souls can teach us through their natural enthusiasm, grace, resourcefulness, affection and forgiveness. For pet lovers of all ages, there is nothing more tragic than when one of our furry little friends are left abandoned or abused.

Since 1998, the O’Fallon, Mo. based 501(c) 3 not-for-profit Heartland Humane Society of Missouri has made it their personal mission to rescue those less fortunate of our animal friends. Operating strictly through private donations and annual fund-raising efforts, Heartland has found loving permanent homes for approximately 7600 of their rescues.

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