Local pup wins contest for rescue shelter

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ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – A pit bull pup from a local animal shelter has brought home the gold!

Auggie won the Good World Puppy Playoffs and, in the process, raised more than $6,800 for the Partners 4 Pets Animal Shelter.

Auggie and his mother were scheduled to be euthanized by animal control before the Partners 4 Pets rescued them.

Auggie is now living in a foster home.

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