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Boy saves up spare change, adopts puppy

Tyler and his new puppy Copper
Tyler and his new puppy Copper(Brookhaven Animal Rescue League)
Updated: Feb. 28, 2020 at 10:47 AM CST
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BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (WLBT) - Some spare change helped bring a young boy together with a puppy.

Tyler, 8, has been saving up change in his piggy bank because he wanted a puppy.

Once he had enough saved up, he went with his mom to Brookhaven Animal Rescue League's Adoption Center to pick out a new pal.

Tyler handed over a shoebox full of rolled coins in exchange for a puppy.

Tyler named his new friend Copper in honor of the pennies he’d saved up.

You can’t get much for a nickel these days, but if you save enough of them and their accompanying circular Presidential...

Posted by Brookhaven Animal Rescue League on Friday, February 28, 2020

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