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Update: Abandoned East Providence dog finds a new home

Update: Abandoned East Providence dog finds a new home

EAST PROVIDENCE — The young male Yorkshire terrier abandoned by its former owner two weeks ago near the grounds of the East Providence Animal Control Shelter on Commercial Way in city has found a new home, putting a happy ending on a troubling situation. The story was highlighted by The Post and eastbayri.com last week.

Taluze is one of three cats found living in an Ivy Street residence by East Providence Animal Control. Their owner has been charged with abandonment.

East Providence woman, owner of dog walking company, is charged with cat abandonment

(Updated, March 26, 10 a.m.) EAST PROVIDENCE — A city resident and owner of a local dog walking company based in East Providence has been charged with three counts of animal abandonment by the East Providence Police Animal Control Department. Heather Shirley, 36, who’s last known address in city was 72 Ivy St., was formally