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Pet of the Week: Ricco and Roxie

ROXIE CARE for Animals

Get to know them: Ricco and Roxie are an adorable 3 1/2 month old brother and sister pair. They are likely chow and shepherd mixes and will grow to be medium to large size dogs. Like most puppies, they are perky, playful and love to snuggle. They do well around people, including children, and other dogs.

For more information: To learn more about Ricco, Roxie and the other cats and dogs at CARE for Animals, visit www.careforanimals-nc.org. Adoption fees are $150 for dogs, $100 for cats and include all vet work. Potential adopters must fill out an application online and will be assigned an adoption counselor to arrange a potential pet visit and answer questions.