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Published March 03, 2013, 12:00 AM

Freeze Dried Pets

In this photo made Feb. 12, 2013, Joe Pycke, right, pulls a cat out of a freeze dryer while handing it to Shane Eddy at Anthony Eddy's Wildlife Studio in Slater, Mo. Animal lovers from across the country call on Anthony Eddy and his team to faithfully preserve their beloved departed pets for posterity through a freeze-drying process that can take up to a year before they are painstakingly preserved and returned to their owners. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

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