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Camille Haglin (left) and Amy Houde, Heartland Animal Rescue Team employees, st

Animal lovers show they have a HART


When the Heartland Animal Rescue Team in Baxter asked for help in feeding its abandoned dogs and cats, the response was overwhelming.

For the first time in many years, HART ran out of donated dog and cat food Wednesday at the animal shelter and was forced to buy food. The shelter has about 80 animals now, including impounded cats and dogs and those up for adoption. On Wednesday alone they took in about 35 stray cats and kittens and five dogs. 

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