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Olympic fans adopt dogs in Sochi; Americans find out how to bring home a canine
The Olympic fans are making a difference in the lives of the dogs roaming the streets in Sochi, Russia. The stories of the dogs being rounded up before the Winter Games and possibly being put down brought serious outrage around the world. Now, only a few days into the Olympics, some of the the dogs are being adopted by Olympics fans and heading to…Read More
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Stray dogs and the Sochi Games

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Racing to Save the Stray Dogs of Sochi

David M. Herszenhorn
Play Video Video|0:48 James Hill for The New York Times Saving Sochi's Stray Dogs Animal rights workers in Sochi, Russia, are rescuing stray dogs from exterminators hired by the government. They hope athletes and fans visiting the Olympics will adopt them. SOCHI, Russia — A dog shelter backed by a Russian billionaire is engaged in a frantic…Read More
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