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May 18, 2012 in City
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Airway Heights Corrections Center inmate Juan Mendoza gets right down to business as he works with Wrigley, a male pug mix, inside the center’s R unit. Thursday was the first day of the new Pawsitive Dog Training Program. See more photos at spokesman.com/picture-stories.

Inmate Jim Parnelee gives Spencer, a male dachshund mix, a gentle rub outside the dog’s new home at the center’s R unit.

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Airway Heights Corrections Center inmate Rod Whitcomb lets Spencer, a male Dachshund mix, get a feel for the dog’s new home inside a cell in the center’s R unit.