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William and Hettie Ballweber Fund

Founded by Hettie L. Ballweber to honor her husband William's life’s work, grants from the fund will support proactive initiatives around canine welfare. These initiatives include but aren’t limited to public education about animal abuse and neglect, spay/neuter programs to control over breeding, the avoidance of euthanasia except in medically humane situations, and the promotion of pet adoption by responsible individuals and families, with the welfare of the dog foremost.

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