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Helen Woodward Animal Center thanks "Build-A-Bear Workshop Bear Hugs Foundation" for their support of our Spay / Neuter program!

Special thanks to the Tippett Foundation and the Ellen Browning Scripps Foundation for supporting our Adoptions program.


Italian Greyhound Miniature Pinscher mix | Male-Neutered | 12.5 lbs | Estimated DOB:5/15/2011

I am a funny little dog who likes nothing better than a head scratch. With my sweet and gentle nature, I am an absolute FAVORITE amongst the Center volunteers. Looking for a true lovebug with the biggest heart around? You've just found your perfect gu

Please make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home.

Click here to help support the Center in caring for animals like Nelson, even if you can't adopt one of your own!

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