Holiday Pet Food Drive

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FRUITA, Colo. The season of need and season of giving aren't just for humans.

Some of our four-legged friends need some help, too.

The Kokopelli Animal Hospital in Fruita is hosting its annual holiday pet food drive. from now through December 21st.

The donations will be delivered to local animal shelters in December.

Shelters across the Grand Valley are in need of all kinds of different pet goods.

"Talking with the different shelters, there is a need," said Dr. Baer Bechtal or Kokopelli Animal Hospital. "Some of the shelters need food, some need cat litter, some need dog food. Even things like bedding has been a big request.

Their goal is to deliver two tons of donations to the shelters...After collecting about 3,500 pounds last year.

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