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Adoption event held at Cincinnati Zoo

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

A mega-adoption event will be held on Sunday afternoon at the Cincinnati Zoo.

The Cincinnati Zoo and Petco are teaming up for the Whiskers and Wags a Adoption Event to bring awareness to local animals in need.

Over 50 pets are available for adoption from 14 different animal rescues across the Cincinnati and Dayton areas.

In addition to pet adoptions, Petco certified dog trainers will be on hand to give pet parents advice on caring for a new pet's physical, mental, social and emotional needs. 

The event will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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