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Old 09-25-2011, 07:55 PM   #1
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Rent-A-Puppy promises tail-wagging fun for students

One of the hardest parts of leaving home can be separation from your canine companions. Dog lovers at Iowa State will have the chance to remedy their separation anxiety and play with puppies from two local shelters Friday and Saturday.

Amanda Chung, senior in animal ecology, is the organizer of Rent-A-Puppy. The event's goal is to raise money for two local animal shelters, the Boone Area Humane Society and the Harding Eldora Animal Rescue Team, whose puppies will be available for playing with and adoption.

"My personal interest is in shelters and veterinary practice because I'm a pre-vet student," Chung said. "So this is something I'm really passionate about."

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I know of people who have used these services. Some have their own dogs. Others just wanted companionship while traveling. Great idea.
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