According to the NY Post, 2,000 dogs are under care at a single shelter in Iran. Volunteers at the location are responsible for their care.
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“It was a horrible situation,” she said. But now, things are looking up. “Two months ago the lady I work with took over the shelter, and with a lot of hard work, we are now getting all the work done and feeding dogs and trying to make a better life for them.”
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