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Dealerships hosts "Adopt-A-Palooza" for sheltered animals

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BOARDMAN, Ohio - A local car dealership is helping animal groups find homes for sheltered dogs and cats.

There were plenty of smooches from pooches at the first annual "Adopt-A-Palooza" event at Sweeney Chevrolet Thursday evening.

The dealership brought together about ten local rescue groups and community members.

"They sit with the dogs, they play with them a little bit and if they really like a dog they fill out the application paperwork for it and then the rescue group takes it from there. They'll come and most of them do a home visit. They have their own follow up policies," said Sweeney Social Media Director Christopher Anderson.

Boardman Police and the Mahoning County Sheriff's Department also held demonstrations with their canines.

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