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Honeybuns, a pit bull mix, is about four (Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Honeybuns, a pit bull mix, is about four years old and has been at the shelter for two weeks. (July 22, 2013)

Town of Islip Animal Shelter: Pets for adoption

The Town of Islip animal shelter, 210 S Denver Ave. in Bay Shore, is an adoption center for dogs, cats, and even bunnies. For more information, call 631-224-5600.

These two guinea pigs were turned in by
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

These two guinea pigs were turned in by their owner for adoption. (July 29, 2013)

Ursula acts like a young dog even though
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Ursula acts like a young dog even though she's older and loves attention. (July 29, 2013)

Ursula, a lhasa aspo, is about eight years
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Ursula, a lhasa aspo, is about eight years old and has been at the shelter for two months. She has a thyroid condition that will require medication the rest of her life. (July 29, 2013)

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Banzai is a typical lab who's super energetic
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Banzai is a typical lab who's super energetic and happy. He loves new people and will need leash training. (July 29, 2013)

Banzai, a yellow lab, is about four years
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Banzai, a yellow lab, is about four years old and has been at the shelter for two weeks. (July 29, 2013)

Milo is a typical happy terrier and is
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Milo is a typical happy terrier and is nice and calm. He would do best in a home with no small children. (July 29, 2013)

Milo, a jack russell, is five years old
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Milo, a jack russell, is five years old and has been at the shelter for about three weeks. (July 29, 2013)

Walrus is playful, goofy, and easy going. He
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Walrus is playful, goofy, and easy going. He also knows some commands. (July 29, 2013)

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Walrus, a pit bull, is about two years
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Walrus, a pit bull, is about two years old and has been at the shelter for three weeks. He gets along with everyone- dogs, cats, and kids. (July 29, 2013)

Abby is a typical puppy who's energetic, playful,
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Abby is a typical puppy who's energetic, playful, and will need training. (July 22, 2013)

Abby, a pit bull mix, is nine months
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Abby, a pit bull mix, is nine months old and has been at the shelter for three weeks. (July 22, 2013)

Bryce is friendly, happy, and playful. (July 22,
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Bryce is friendly, happy, and playful. (July 22, 2013) Update (July 29, 2013)- Bryce was adopted by a couple.

Bryce, a shepherd rottweiler mix, is two years
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Bryce, a shepherd rottweiler mix, is two years old and has been at the shelter for three weeks. (July 22, 2013) Update (July 29, 2013)- Bryce was adopted by a couple.

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Shaq is friendly, happy, and excitable. He loves
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Shaq is friendly, happy, and excitable. He loves people and his toys. (July 22, 2013)

Shaq, a hound mix, is about two years
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Shaq, a hound mix, is about two years old and has been at the shelter for three weeks. (July 22, 2013)

Honeybuns is super friendly and sweet. She's great
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Honeybuns is super friendly and sweet. She's great with kids and loves stuffed toys. (July 22, 2013)

Honeybuns, a pit bull mix, is about four
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Honeybuns, a pit bull mix, is about four years old and has been at the shelter for two weeks. (July 22, 2013)

Lulu Belle is very calm and easy going;
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Lulu Belle is very calm and easy going; she loves to be by people's side and is low maintenance. (July 22, 2013)

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Lulu Belle, a shiba niu mix, is about
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Lulu Belle, a shiba niu mix, is about four years old and has been at the shelter for three weeks. (July 22, 2013)

Pumpkin is friendly and would be a good
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Pumpkin is friendly and would be a good outdoor cat. (July 15, 2013)

Pumpkin is five years old and has been
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Pumpkin is five years old and has been at the shelter for about four months. (July 15, 2013)

Brutus is friendly and loves his tennis balls.
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Brutus is friendly and loves his tennis balls. He's also well behaved and knows some commands. (July 15, 2013)

Brutus, a pit bull mix, is about four
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Brutus, a pit bull mix, is about four years old and has been at the shelter for eight months. He gets along with other dogs and kids, but would do best in a home with no cats. (July 15, 2013)

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Oreo is high energy, loves to play, and
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Oreo is high energy, loves to play, and loves to give kisses. She gets along with other dogs and kids. (July 15, 2013)

Oreo, a two-year-old collie mix, has been at
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Oreo, a two-year-old collie mix, has been at the shelter for two months. She's recovering from heart worm, but will be healthy in no time, according to the Town of Islip Animal Shelter. (July 15, 2013)

Pandora is a big mush and loves to
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Pandora is a big mush and loves to cuddle and give kisses. She would do best in a home where she doesn't need to be in a cage. (July 15, 2013)

Pandora, a pit bull mix, is about two
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Pandora, a pit bull mix, is about two years old and has been at the shelter for three weeks. She's good with other dogs and kids. (July 15, 2013)

Pinto is super friendly and social. He hates
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Pinto is super friendly and social. He hates being in a cage so he would do best in a home where he doesn't need to be in one. (July 15, 2013) Update (July 29, 2013)- Pinto was adopted.

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Pinto, a Boston terrier pure bread, is three
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Pinto, a Boston terrier pure bread, is three years old and has been at the shelter for two weeks. (July 15, 2013) Update (July 29, 2013)- Pinto was adopted.

Kitty, right, and Little Chris are sweet, friendly,
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Kitty, right, and Little Chris are sweet, friendly, and love to cuddle with each other. They must be adopted together. (July 8, 2013) Update (July 17, 2013)- Kitty and Little Chris got adopted together by a family with kids.

Kitty is one and half years old and
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Kitty is one and half years old and has been at the shelter with Little Chris for about one week. The two cats must be adopted together. (July 8, 2013) Update (July 17, 2013)- Kitty and Little Chris got adopted together by a family with kids.

Little Chris is one year old and has
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Little Chris is one year old and has been at the shelter with Kitty for about one week. The two cats must be adopted together. (July 8, 2013) Update (July 17, 2013)- Kitty and Little Chris got adopted together by a family with kids.

Emma is a smart and fast learner who
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Emma is a smart and fast learner who loves to cuddle and give kisses. She's good with kids and would do best in a home with no other animals. (July 8, 2013)

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Emma, a pit bull mix, is two and
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Emma, a pit bull mix, is two and a half years old and has been at the shelter for over a year. She would do best in a home where she doesn't have to stay in a cage. (July 8, 2013)

Zena is friendly and sweet. She's good with
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Zena is friendly and sweet. She's good with kids and knows her commands. (July 8, 2013)

Zena, a boxer mix, is over seven years
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Zena, a boxer mix, is over seven years old and has been at the shelter for two months. (July 8, 2013)

Ranger is very playful and well-behaved. He's good
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Ranger is very playful and well-behaved. He's good with other dogs and children. (July 8, 2013)

Ranger, a shepherd mix, is one and half
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Ranger, a shepherd mix, is one and half years old and has been at the shelter for about two months. He's currently in the shelter training program. (July 8, 2013)

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Robert is playful, happy, but isn't house trained.
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Robert is playful, happy, but isn't house trained. He's good with dogs, cats, and older kids. (July 8, 2013) Update (July 24, 2013)- Robert was adopted by a woman.

Robert, a chow chow collie mix, is about
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Robert, a chow chow collie mix, is about two years old and has been at the shelter for about four months. (July 8, 2013) Update (July 24, 2013)- Robert was adopted by a woman.

Bronson is high energy, very smart, and obedient.
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Bronson is high energy, very smart, and obedient. He would do best in a home with an experienced shepherd owner and no cats. (July 1, 2013) Update (July 8, 2013)- Bronson was adopted by a NYPD family.

Bronson, a german shepherd, is three years old
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Bronson, a german shepherd, is three years old and has been at the shelter for about one month. (July 1, 2013) Update (July 8, 2013)- Bronson was adopted by a NYPD family.

Fred is very calm, gentle, and a little
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Fred is very calm, gentle, and a little shy. He's great with other dogs, but would do best in a home with no cats. (July 1, 2013) Update (July 29, 2013)- Fred was adopted by an older woman.

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Fred is a four-year-old shepherd mix and has
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Fred is a four-year-old shepherd mix and has been at the shelter for about 3 months. (July 1, 2013) Update (July 29, 2013)- Fred was adopted by an older woman.

Cheddar is high energy, well-behaved, and good with
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Cheddar is high energy, well-behaved, and good with everyone- dogs, cats, and kids. (July 1, 2013)

Cheddar, a pit bull lab, is one and
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Cheddar, a pit bull lab, is one and half years old and has been at the shelter for two months. (July 1, 2013)

Jewel is sweet, likes kisses, and likes to
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Jewel is sweet, likes kisses, and likes to cuddle; she's good with other dogs and kids. (July 1, 2013) Update (July 17, 2013)- Jewel was adopted by a couple.

Jewel is a ten-month-old pit bull who has
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Jewel is a ten-month-old pit bull who has been at the shelter for about two weeks. (July 1, 2013) Update (July 17, 2013)- Jewel was adopted by a couple.

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Bubbles is friendly, calm, and likes to be
(Credit: Gaby Chiha)

Bubbles is friendly, calm, and likes to be held. (June 25, 2013) Update (July 1, 2013)- Bubbles was adopted last week and went home to a family with children.

Bubbles is a new addition to the shelter
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Bubbles is a new addition to the shelter and doesn't have a lot of information regarding her since she was found last week in the parking lot of a Babies R Us. (June 25, 2013) Update (July 1, 2013)- Bubbles was adopted last week and went home to a family with children.

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