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Pets in the Classroom details

What: Pets in the Classroom grant program. It covers any small animal that can live in a classroom. (No dogs or cats.)

How much: Up to $150 to purchase a pet. Teachers then can apply for grants of $50 a year to take care of the animal. One grant per teacher per school year.

For more information: www.petsintheclassroom.org.

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