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Animal Shelter Auctions Off Desserts To Pay For Supplies

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Second Chance Pet Rescue in Grove, Oklahoma held their annual fundraiser this morning. The animal shelter auctioned off cakes, pies, and other desserts for as much as $400. If that's too "rich" for your blood - they also sold a country style breakfast for just $7. The event traditionally has been successful -- raking in about $13,000 each year. Organizers say that success is due to the close relationship the shelter has with the community.

Shelter volunteer Carol Rice said, "Our non-profit animal shelter has been in the grove area, as i said, for over thirty years. So people know who we are, where we are and what we do."

The funds will be used to pay for day-to-day shelter items like vaccines and pet food.

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