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Pitt County Animal Services Launches Shelter Buddies Reading Program
Reading can be ‘pawsome’ fun for everyone!
The free reading program incorporates volunteerism and reading literacy to increase animal socialization efforts for shelter dogs up for adoption.
Why: The program is designed to bring comfort to and reduce the anxiety of our shelter pets while nurturing empathy in children.
Who: Children ages 6-15.
When: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. through August 26, 2022.
Where: Pitt County Animal Shelter.
How: Sign up online https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050548A9AE2DAAFA7-shelter or call PCAS at 252-902-1725.
Extra: Children who read for 10 hours will receive a special Shelter Buddy t-shirt.
For more information or to schedule a session, contact Miranda Guinn, Shelter Supervisor at 252-902-1726 or Miranda.Guinn@PittCountyNC.gov.