'TODAY' show's Jill RappaportNBC's Today show has bitten off some controversy with its recent decision to drop correspondent Jill Rappaport's award-winning "Bow to Wow" segment.
The monthly segment has been a part of the morning show for the past six years, giving dogs from New York's Animal Care & Control shelters a makeover and airtime - and finding them homes after the attention on national television.
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"While AC&C is disappointed about this decision, we are grateful for the six-year relationship with NBC and the monthly segments that have featured abandoned and homeless cats and dogs from AC&C," the organization says on its website. "Countless animals have found homes through these segments, and Jill Rappaport has been supportive and determined to spotlight these animals before a national audience to give them a chance to find loving homes."
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