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Shawna Comir,15, plays with Gina as a cage (Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Shawna Comir,15, plays with Gina as a cage monitor at the SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor. The SPCA rescued 70 puppies that were going to be euthanized at a shelter in Mississippi. (July 15, 2012)

Puppies saved by Weschester SPCA

The SPCA of Westchester took in 70 puppies from a shelter in Mississippi to save them from being killed and brought them to Briarcliff Manor. (July 15, 2012)

Shawna Comir,15, plays with Gina as a cage
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Shawna Comir,15, plays with Gina as a cage monitor at the SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor. The SPCA rescued 70 puppies that were going to be euthanized at a shelter in Mississippi. (July 15, 2012)

Jodi Margelis of Hawthorne holds Sabrina, one of
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Jodi Margelis of Hawthorne holds Sabrina, one of two rescued puppies she will care for at her home for the week while the SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor tries to find a permanent home for the pooches. She is with her son Joe, 7, and volunteer Elaine Weinberg 16, holding Teddy, the other puppy Margelis will take care of temporarily. ( July 15, 2012)

The SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor holds
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

The SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor holds a puppy extravaganza, rescuing 70 puppies that were going to be euthanized at a shelter in Mississippi. (July 15, 2012)

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Sonja Meberg, 12, left, pets Kristina as a
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Sonja Meberg, 12, left, pets Kristina as a cage monitor next to Conor Coster, 13, who is shown with Girlie at the SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor. The SPCA of Westchester rescued 70 puppies that were slated to be euthanized at a shelter in Mississippi. (July 15, 2012)

At left, Julia School, 14, pets Cookie Monster
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

At left, Julia School, 14, pets Cookie Monster as a cage monitor. At right, Shawna Comir, 15, does likewise with Gina at the SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor. The SPCA rescued 70 puppies that were set to be euthanized at a shelter in Mississippi. (July 15, 2012)

Jodi Margelis of Hawthorne holds Sabrina, one of
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Jodi Margelis of Hawthorne holds Sabrina, one of two rescued puppies she will care for at her home for the week while the SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor tries to find a permanent home for the pooches. She is with her son Joe, 7, and volunteer Elaine Weinberg 16, holding Teddy, the other puppy Margelis will take care of temporarily. ( July 15, 2012)

Sonja Meberg, 12, watches Kristina as a cage
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Sonja Meberg, 12, watches Kristina as a cage monitor at the SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor. (July 15, 2012)

Kyle Cummins, 12, watches Elise and Josie as
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Kyle Cummins, 12, watches Elise and Josie as a cage monitor at the SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor. The SPCA rescued 70 puppies that were going to be euthanized at a shelter in Mississippi. (July 15, 2012)

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Sonja Meberg, 12, left, pets Kristina as a
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Sonja Meberg, 12, left, pets Kristina as a cage monitor next to Conor Coster, 13, who is caring for Girlie at the SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor. The SPCA rescued 70 puppies that were going to be euthanized at a shelter in Mississippi. (July 15, 2012)

This vehicle brought 70 puppies from a Mississippi
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

This vehicle brought 70 puppies from a Mississippi shelter to the SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor. The SPCA rescued puppies that were going to be euthanized. (July 15, 2012)

Volunteers clean the cages on the vehicle that
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Volunteers clean the cages on the vehicle that brought 70 puppies to the SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor from a shelter in Mississippi. (July 15, 2012)

Volunteer Chris Spiesicke of Ossining cleans the cages
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Volunteer Chris Spiesicke of Ossining cleans the cages on the vehicle that brought 70 puppies to the SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor. The puppies were going to be euthanized at a shelter in Mississippi. (July 15, 2012)

John Kid of Peekskill holds Sally at the
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

John Kid of Peekskill holds Sally at the SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor. It's one of 70 puppies the SPCA rescued from a shelter in Mississippi. (July 15, 2012)

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Volunteers and fosters hold puppies for a group
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Volunteers and fosters hold puppies for a group photo at the SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor. The SPCA rescued 70 puppies that were going to be euthanized at a shelter in Mississippi. (July 15, 2012)

Volunteers and fosters hold puppies for a group
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Volunteers and fosters hold puppies for a group photo at the SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor. The SPCA rescued 70 puppies that were going to be euthanized at a shelter in Mississippi. (July 15, 2012)

Sisters Victoria McSpedon, 17, left, and Stephanie 21,
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Sisters Victoria McSpedon, 17, left, and Stephanie 21, of Thornwood, hold Elijah and Jillie at the SPCA of Westchester in Briarcliff Manor. The SPCA rescued 70 puppies that were going to be euthanized at a shelter in Mississippi. (July 15, 2012)

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