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The 2021 Paw Print Issue

A celebration of the remarkable pets of Our Town. 

Sponsored by:

 

 

 

Cooper * The Silvey Family

 

Dobby and Haley Bowman
Photo Credit: Nicole Bissey

 

Captain and Lillie * Lauren Fredrickson and Aaron Schmeltz

 

Dobby * Haley Bowman
Photo Credit: Nicole Bissey

 

Dobby and Hank Bowman
Photo Credit: Nicole Bissey

 

Lillie and Captain * Lauren Fredrickson and Aaron Schmeltz

 

Sunshine * Chris, Erika, Simon, Aidan, and Rory Lawler

 

Parker and Murphy * Jill Dean

 

Simon * Danielle and Daniel Miller

 

Miles, Nolan, and Blake Reuter with Weston

 

Charlie * Jennifer Matney

 

Bean * Veronica and Jim Mertz

 

Oakley * Susan and Charlie Porter

 

Cooper Fate Sansale * The Sansale Family

 

Drew and Karah Jones with Luna

 

Echo * Molly Crawford Munninghoff

 

Chloe and Cookie * Patty Baker

 

Tom Mentzer with Duncan

 

Jamie * Kristin and Dave Wing

 

Tui and Barnes Hanes
Photo Credit: Allison Fleming

 

Scotty and Mojo * Susan Mason

 

Abby * Martha and Rusty Smith

 

Noah and Rachel Slabotsky with Sonny and Zooey

 

Mountain Lion * David Douglass

 

Mattie, Rosie, and Ivy * Kristina Menendez

 

Tonic (the birthday girl!) with Bergie * Amy Snively

 

Chloe * Sarah Marquardt

 

George, Penny, and Pablo * Ashley Patton and Jordan Starke

 

Alexis Andrews, emergency shelter advocate; with Cooper, Rose Brooks Center’s therapy dog

Additional photos featured in the April 17, 2021 issue of The Independent.

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