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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Benson (w/video)

The Echo Press and the Lakes Area Humane Society (LAHS) in Alexandria present this week’s “Pet of the Week” –Benson.

Benson is a 2 to 3 year old male lab mix.

The LAHS says, "Hi, I'm Benson and I LOVE to play! I am a happy and friendly guy who enjoys spending time outside in the nice weather. I am very smart and obedient (most of the time). I know how to sit and stay on command and I am REALLY good at it."

If you are interested in adopting Benson, call the LAHS at (320) 759-2260.

The LAHS animal shelter is open to the public Mondays and Wednesdays (noon to 6 p.m.), Thursdays and Fridays (noon to 5 p.m. and Saturday (11 a.m. to 4 p.m.) at 3811 Nevada Street SW in Alexandria.

Beth Leipholtz

Beth is a reporter at the Echo Press. She graduated from the College of Saint Benedict in May 2015 with a degree in Communication and Hispanic Studies. Journalism has always been her passion, but she also enjoys blogging and graphic design. In her spare time, she's most likely at Crossfit or at home with her boyfriend and three dogs.

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