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Abandoned pups move from trash can to the spotlight in Colorado Springs

Veterinarian Nicole Putney weighs one of four puppies, who were just days old when they were rescued from a trash can in Highlands Ranch, as they receive their eight week pre-adoption check-up at the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region Thursday, July 18, 2013. Because of the increased interest in the long-haired, small breed mix puppies, HSPPR has set up an adoption application online that can be found under the "What's New" tab on Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette