“The exercise and stimulation for the dogs is the first priority,” he explained. “If we can get volunteers and adoptions, that’s been the number one goal. Always.”
“Kids, they love it!” he relayed. “There are people walking dogs [right now], posting pics on their Instagrams and social media. That exposure for the dogs is really quite epic.”
“If you can’t be responsible while playing the game, you’re not the best fit,” he said in response to these concerns. “We address the individuals and volunteers coming in to please be careful and please be safe. So far there haven’t been any issues.”
“If this game connects prospective families with these animals, then that is the best we could ask for.”
The name of the director of Muncie Animal Shelter is Phil Peckinpaugh. A previous version of this story misspelled his last name.
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