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My daughter is animal obsessed so we are regular visitors to AWL to visit the dogs and spend some time with the cats. The day before school started this year I asked my daughter what she wanted to do on her last day of holidays. Her response – go to AWL to visit! So, with no intentions of adopting, we went up to do a regular...

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