Labor Day pet adopt-a-thon comes with an extra treat

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In celebration of the start of the new school year, North Shore Animal League America is encouraging you to adopt your study buddy.

Now, the perfect time to adopt a furry friend to provide support and companionship for children of all ages as they make the transition from summer to school.

Shelter director Christina Travalia shows off of the puppies and kittens you can take home today.