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An Adoption Story: Happily Ever After

19 days ago   |   By The Scoop

Pete Holmes and Lucy
For a guy in a tough profession, Pete Holmes has a tender spot for animals in need.
The City Attorney for Seattle has adopted many animals into his own home and has provided legal help to rescue animals facing abuse and neglect. And, while he's now a staunch adoption advocate, Holmes said that when his children were young the family purchased pets from breeders and pet stores.
“We quickly learned, even 30 years ago, that this was not the way to go,” he said. “There is too much abuse going on with puppy mills and unhealthy breeding situations and they prey on young...
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