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Saginaw County Animal Control holds Saturday adoption hours

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SAGINAW COUNTY (WJRT) -

(12/22/12) - In recent months, the Saginaw County Animal Control Center has changed directors, and adopted some new policies.

Now the new director is hoping to improve the center's adoption rate.

Saturday marked what's believed to be the first-ever weekend adoption event for the center.     

"Saturday's traditionally at most shelters are open for adoption because that's when people are available. We wanted to make our adoption hours for when most people are available. Right now, we wanted to do something to get the animals that little bit of something extra to get out of here," said Kevin Wilken, the center's new director.

Saturday's could become permanent within the next few months.

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