Sunday marks National Rescue Dog Day

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If you’ve been thinking about getting a furry friend, this weekend might be the time to do it.

Sunday marks National Rescue Dog Day, a day that recognizes the benefits of adopting a dog in need of a home.

According to the ASPCA, 3.3 million dogs enter shelters every year. 

Here are just a few of the shelters in the Tampa Bay area with pets available for adoption:

Hillsborough County:

Pinellas County:

Pasco County:

Polk County:

Manatee County:

Sarasota County: 

Highlands County:

Hernando County:

Citrus County:

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