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OPINION: Adopt more black cats

Adopt more black cats because they're just as sweet and cuddly as other cats.
PORTIA SIMMONS, Evergreen columnist October 27, 2020

Black cats are associated with bad luck. Unfortunately, this superstition has affected black cat adoptions today. Ashley Phelps, Whitman County Humane Society director of shelter operations, said the...

OPINION: Adopt, don’t shop for pets

When determining whether to buy or adopt a new pet, adoption is always the best answer.
MEGHAN HENRY, Evergreen columnist September 28, 2020

It’s romanticized, but in truth, the "Adopt, Don't Shop" ideal really does save animal lives. Animals of all kinds find their way to shelters like Whitman County Humane Society for many reasons. The...

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