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Paws in Prison at Dogtown

We are excited to welcome Paws in Prison to Dogtown Farmers Market! Paws in Prison is made possible through Arkansas Department of Correction’s partnership with animal shelters and advocate groups around the state of Arkansas. Selected inmates have the opportunity to become trainers of rescue dogs in the program. Inmates work with the dogs teaching them basic obedience skills and properly socializing the animals, making them more adoptable. Last year in Arkansas, hundreds of homeless dogs were euthanized.

Come meet Sable, Julie, Dusty, and Heather along with Paws in Prison’s ambassador dog, Chloe this Saturday! Paws in Prison will be at the market once a month starting in July.

To learn more about Paws in Prison, visit their website and follow them on Facebook.

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