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Teaching each other: Warm Springs’ program aims to break another adoption record

Warm Springs Correctional Facility inmate Danny Shaw has a new puppy, a 4-month-old pit bull born with three paws and a 2-inches-shorter stub where her fourth should be.Bonnie, so named because she looks like she’s wearing a bonnet, sits still at Shaw’s feet, head pointed up. Bonnie came in shy, skittish and unsocialized, a far bark from the dog sitting in the Puppies up for Parole wing at the correctional facility.“She’s amazing now,” Shaw said. Shaw has been in the Puppies up for Parole program since 2009, and Bonnie is his 18th dog. Two of his former dogs were featured …

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