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Pets of the week

Cherish is a 1 1/2 -year-old spayed black domestic shorthair. She prefers to be the only cat in the house. To adopt her, call the Allen County SPCA at 744-0454.
Grover is a 1-year-old neutered German shepherd mix. He will need a yard with a fence or trolley. He would benefit from attending obedience classes. To adopt him, call the Allen County SPCA at 744-0454.
Animal Care & Control
Sherman is a 4-month-old Labrador retriever mix. He is ready to join a loving family with children of any age. To adopt him, call Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control at 427-5502 or go to