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A series of pet-adoption events will be held this month at an Ahwatukee store.

Gordy’s Goodies Pet Food & Supplies, 15425 S. 48th St., kicks off the series noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5, with a Back the Blue Pet Rescue Adoption Day with dogs and cats available. Donations of money and animal-related items are welcomed.

From 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 12, the Kattered Tails Rescue Adoption Day will have cats and kittens available for adoption. Donations at this and all other adoption events are welcome. Later that day is a private dog birthday party at the store, which rents space for such activities.

On Sept. 19 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., the Love Connection Dog Rescue Adoption Day will be held with puppies and adult canines – which also will be offered Sept. 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. during the  Help a Dog Out Rescue Adoption Day.

Gordy’s also has two free puppy play days 4:30-5:30 p.m. Sept. 16 and Sept. 30. Puppies that are 10 weeks to 6 months old with at least one round of vaccines can come and socialize with other puppies and humans. All supervised by trainer Brenda Dreyer of Foothills Canine Academy. 

Information: 480-577-0514 or’s Goodies Pet Food & Supplies.

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