Created 26-Aug-12
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Surely goodness and mercy have followed this dog, Mercy. In mid-August, this young Lab mix was at the overcrowded, high-kill Columbus Animal Control shelter in Georgia. As a black dog with skin issues and some infections, he didn't stand a chance of surviving. But with just 30 minutes left until he was scheduled to be euthanized, canine Good Samaritan Heather Leard rescued him and named him Mercy.

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UPDATE! Mercy has been adopted!
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Category:Animals
Subcategory:Dogs
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Keywords:adoption, dog, dogs, raising aid, raising aid 4 dogs, raising aid 4 dogs at risk, raising aid for dogs, raising aid for dogs at risk, rescue, shelter