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October 27, 2013

Fuzzy co-workers: Pets at work perform important roles too

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Corsicana — Wolfie and Missy, Green Tree Pecan Company in Powell

Wolfie, the Australian Shepherd mix, was rescued from the Corsicana Animal Shelter two years ago, and she wanders faithfully around the heels of owner Dennis Bancroft. Shy and sweet, she naps on the shelves beneath mountains of bagged pecans, or under Bancroft’s desk in the office.

Missy is an ancient Chihuahua that was thrown out near Bazette. Several years ago, the Bancroft’s chiweenie dog was stolen and the search was on for her, but to no avail. A resident of Bazette called to say they found a little black dog out near their barn, and although it wasn’t their dog, it needed a home and they needed a dog, so it was love. Missy hangs out near the counter, allowing people to occasionally pet her, but still very much her own dog, although she will dance for attention both from family and strangers.

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