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Year in Review: 'Pet of the Week' Helps Find Animals Homes

Our weekly profiles of stray animals put a spotlight on the local animal shelter.

As part of our 2011 Year in Review, we have to give props to writer and animal advocate

Starting in early February, this gal “interviewed” and profiled over 40 animals at the the in Cutchogue and in Southold for our “Pet of the Week” feature. And out of the 39 town shelter animals profiled, only 15 have not yet been adopted — and most of those animals have only recently been profiled.

That’s about a 60 percent success rate so far.

“This has been a particularly good year for us,” said office manager Gabby Glantzman. “Dogs that have been here for a while got adopted — we’ve done very well with cats too.”

Here are some lists and links to the stories of animals profiled in 2011 by order of story date.

Adopted Cats:











Adopted Dogs:















Cats Still Up for Adoption:








Dogs Still Up for Adoption:








Erin Schultz (Editor) December 30, 2011 at 08:08 PM
Terri Clark said on Facebook: "The articles are always so accurately and wonderfully written,really capturing the animals' unique personalities.Thank you so much for helping the animals find their forever homes!"
Erin Schultz (Editor) January 01, 2012 at 05:34 PM
Rebecca Hoey said on Facebook: "Thank you for the wonderful compliment Terri -- I'm so glad to be able to help -- any way that I can. :)"
North Fork School for Dogs January 07, 2012 at 03:53 AM
Thank you for spending so much time getting to know the cats and dogs at the shelter. .
Rebecca Hoey January 12, 2012 at 05:08 PM
You're welcome Dawn - it's an honor for me to be able to meet each and every one. :)

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