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An Animal Rescue Group Put Up A Family's Puppy For Adoption After Holding It For Less Than A Week

Rosa and her four-year-old son Daniel are desperately trying to get their 8-month-old puppy back after he was given to another family.

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Karma Rescue wrote a lengthy response to an LA Times piece:

Unfortunately, the recent publicity and prolonged social media assault surrounding the adoption of "Kami" has disseminated misinformation about our organization's practices. In this press release, we hope to state our case clearly for the record and affirm our commitment to helping homeless dogs in our community. Though this has been a sad experience for everyone involved, our aspiration is that something good can come of it: more people will microchip and tag their dogs. Our rescue offers free microchipping and spay/neuter to anyone who contacts us. These minimal simple, cheap, accessible precautions prevent these sorts of situations from happening in the first place.

Ryan Broderick is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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