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Welcome to Shelter Life at the East Bay Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

We began as the Oakland SPCA in 1874. Today, the East Bay SPCA includes two animal shelters and three clinics in our community.

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Wednesday, February 08, 2006

Now that is something I had not heard before.

I was taking some dogs outside today to get some fresh air and some clients asked me if those dogs were available for adoption too. I said, "Yes" and followed up with, "What kind of dog are you looking for?" "A big dog," was the gentleman's response which was slightly amazing since you always hear "we are looking for a small dog."

He then said that he had a small dog (who liked big dogs) so now he was looking for a big one. I said that there was a large dog inside that did really well with small dogs and I would get her name in a minute when I went back inside. He asked what kind of dog and I said that it was a lab. He said, "Oh no. We don't want a lab. They are too fat."

Now that is something I had not ever heard before.

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