Animal Shelter

Local animal rescue saves four siblings living under abandoned trailer

“In times like these when the weather is very cold, it is bitter for you and me and for these animals. It is even worse, especially when they are in unfamiliar territories or environments or even more when they do not have access to regular food in a shelter, to fresh water, ”said Terri. Woo, Furry Friends Rockin Rescue Volunteer. ...

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Genesee County Animal Control Sees High Number of Dog Admissions in Need of Donation News

Genesee County Animal Control sees high number of dog admissions, in need of donations GENESEA COUNTY, Mich. (WJRT) – “Normally for dogs, over the past 1.5 years we’ve been around 50. And we’re around 80 right now,” the deputy director of animal control said. from Genesee County, Renea Kennedy. Genesee County Animal Control sees a high number of intakes for ...

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ACCT Philly has struggled with leadership and funding. What’s next for the animal shelter?

Philadelphia’s main animal shelter in 2004 euthanized nearly 90 percent of the cats and dogs that came through its doors. Today, the non-profit organization that provides these the city’s housing and animal control services save almost 90% of life. Yet year after year ACCT Philly grapples with harsh criticism of its management, revolving door leadership and chronic underfunding. The shelter ...

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Celebrate the New Year with a New Pet

Editor’s Note: Please contact local shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted opening hours, or only available by appointment due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month, 5100 N College, 789-3431. Central Oklahoma Humanitarian Society Center: 11 ...

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Commissioners review design plans for the new animal shelter; adopt the 2022 budget resolution

At what is slated to be the last Highland County commission meeting in 2021, Commissioners Jeff Duncan, Terry Britton and David Daniels reviewed initial plans for a dog pound installation project and approved the resolution on the 2022 annual appropriations. Adam Raines of DS2 Architects presented preliminary design plans for a new facility on North Shore Drive, which commissioners said ...

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Evacuated St. Louis County Animal Shelter Director Fired for Reporting Misconduct, Opposing Privatization, and Making a Legal Claim | Law and order

Four days later, on January 21, Schmidt told supervisors at a group meeting that “they must publicly support” the privatization plan “because political commitments have been made.” Schmidt told Zatorski that the health department would be prepared to consider changing her job title and description so that she can stay at the shelter, an offer that Zatorski’s lawsuit called “quid ...

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Saugerties Sanctuary provides home for rescued animals and education for visitors – Daily Freeman

SAUGERTIES, NY – For over 20 years, Kathy Stevens and her team at Catskill Animal Sanctuary have let love and compassion guide their work to save farm animals in need. Stevens, the founder and executive director, said the sanctuary started on property borrowed from Kerhonkson and focused on a handful of farm animal species. Over the past two decades, however, ...

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Donation from Local Business Owner Paves the Way for Pet Adoption in Catoosa County, Georgia

Thanks to a donation from businessman John Linderman, a dozen animals at Catoosa County Animal Shelter in Georgia have found a new home just in time for the holidays. Dozens more will be helped by his commitment to make a constant donation to the animal shelter throughout the year. Catoosa County spokesperson John Pless said Linderman, owner of Linderman’s Furniture ...

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Clark Moores Students Donate to Animal Shelter | News

Through fierce determination, a group of students from Clark-Moores Middle School donated over 300 items to the Madison County Animal Shelter. The Giving Campaign grew out of a leadership project for the Gifted and Talented Program, which consists of sixth, seventh and eighth graders. Over the past three weeks, the group has gathered food, toys, animal beds, leashes, cleaning supplies ...

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Peacock for adoption at Kent County Animal Shelter after no claim is made

Would you like a pet peacock? Pete is up for adoption at Kent County Animal Shelter! Last week we told you the unusual bird was found roaming Kentwood and since then, the refuge has been looking for its owners. The Kent County Animal Shelter shared Pete’s photo on Facebook on Friday, saying the magnificent bird was found in the SE ...

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