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Ezra and Zula, female tabby kittens, are just two of several felines up for adoption at the Humane Society of Goodhue County. A late-season rise in the number of stray cats being picked up has put the shelter near capacity. (Republican Eagle photo by Michael Brun)

Stray cats flood Humane Society

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A surge in stray cats at the Humane Society of Goodhue County means there are a lot of animals looking for homes, but staff ask that adopters consider the responsibility before getting one as a gift.


The number of strays being picked up this late in the year is not typical, HSGC Executive Director Anna Ostendorf said.

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Michael Brun
Michael Brun is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls journalism program. He has worked for the Republican Eagle since March 2013, covering county government, health and local events. 
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