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It was Love at First Wiggle

Apr 27, 2018 • by Humane Pennsylvania
“We looked at getting a puppy, but we have the means and wanted to give a shelter dog a good country home.” – Bill, Mercedes’s new human

We are beyond excited to share that Mercedes, a playful pit with unique allergies, has been adopted! Mercedes came to the Humane Society of Berks County in November 2017. She was suffering from an unidentified skin irritant that left her with scores, scabs, and extremely itchy fur.

Our veterinary and shelter teams worked tirelessly to evaluate, test, and properly diagnose Mercedes allergies. Through their expertise, diligence, and care, Mercedes was properly diagnosed and began treating her for her allergies.

It is through the state-of-the-art veterinarian care at the Humane Veterinary Hospital in Berks, that we were able to provide this extraordinary pup with the opportunity to live a healthy, happy life.

We could all use more people like Bill in this world. Be like Bill, adopt a shelter pet!

In celebration of #NationalAdoptaShelterPetDay this coming Monday, April 30th – we are waiving ALL ADOPTION FEES at both of our shelter locations; The Humane League of Lancaster County and The Humane Society of Berks County, on…

Saturday, April 28th

Sunday, April 29th

Monday April 30th

Meredith Jorgensen Cooke and her husband, Dr. Chris Cooke, have graciously offered to sponsor the adoption weekend in memory of their dog, Barlie, who they adopted from The Humane League of Lancaster County years ago and who sadly passed recently.

Join us this weekend to add a furry member to your family!

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