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First dog re-homed via Twitter - Tech Digest
Meet Gia. Gia is an Irish Water Spaniel, and she's not the first dog to be re-homed via Twitter. But she nearly was. Let me explain further. It started with a tweet from @dogstrust, reading "Irish Water Spaniel or classic pic of Kevin Keegan? http://www.tinyurl.com/6g69mx". One follower replied, whose mum was considering getting a dog. She lived near Dogs Trust Ballymena, so after doing a little bit of research, headed over to the centre that afternoon. They checked out Gia, and after finding her a little "big and hyper", instead picked up a Pomeranian cross called Suzie. Suzie moved in today. It's the first time any animal charity has successfully used Twitter to re-home an animal, so congratulations, Dogs Trust! Gia's still looking for a home, so if you like what you see above, get in touch! Dogs Trust Blog (via Dogs Trust Twitter) Related posts: How Facebook nearly bought Twitter | Terrorists on Twitter? The US Army seem to think so...