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January 4, 2012 at 6:23 PM

Pet adoptions hit record in 2011

Pet adoptions through the Seattle Humane Society hit a record last year.

The agency adopted out 5,562 dogs, cats and small animals in 2011 — surpassing the adoption of 5,498 pets in 2009.

It was the most pets adopted in any one year since the agency’s founding in 1897.

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