Animal Shelter

Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter Expansion Finally Paves The Way

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail The Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter (SCCAS) has ushered in a large, phased expansion of its main campus in Santa Cruz. The project was originally scheduled to start in 2020, but the pandemic halted construction for more than a year as the shelter faced closures, restrictions and an influx of animals during ...

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5th Annual Wuffstock Festival

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) – The Roice-Hurst Humane Society hosted their 5th annual Wuffstock Festival at the Las Colonias Amphitheater last night, which is their biggest fundraiser of the year. We are told what makes this festival so special is that there are so few places people can bring their dogs while taking advantage of the local vendors and listening ...

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Puppies transported from Hazard to Atlantic City for rescue

HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) – 13 puppies had gone on a big trip thanks to Amelia Air, a rescue service that transports animals from rural areas to more populated areas to reduce overcrowding in shelters and increase chances of adoption of animals. The Kentucky River Animal Shelter in Hazard uses programs like Amelia Air to avoid euthanizing animals. Since 2011, the ...

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Carter County Budget Committee Continues To Struggle With Animal Shelter Budget | New

ELIZABETHTON – The Carter County Commission Budget Committee was still struggling at the time of publication to resolve a dispute over funding for the Elizabethton / Carter County Animal Shelter. Last month, the county commission voted to cut the shelter’s budget by $ 71,000. This means that the shelter’s total funding has increased from $ 492,000 to $ 421,000. Shannon ...

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Animal shelters almost full – Winnipeg Free Press

The city’s animal shelters are facing what Winnipeg Humane Society CEO Jessica Miller calls a “perfect storm.” Shelters such as the Humane Society are operating at near full capacity due to wildfires in the North, summer weather conditions and the pandemic. Fur babies left behind Residents of some Manitoba First Nations have been evacuated due to recent wildfires. But what ...

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Athens-Clarke Animal Shelter is looking for volunteers to welcome dogs and cats

The Athens Animal Shelter is teeming with cats and dogs during a seasonal peak that has inflated the facility to near capacity. Athens-Clarke County Animal Services operates a shelter for abandoned and stray animals, primarily cats and dogs. The shelter has 53 dog cages and as of Friday they had 55 dogs, including a mother and eight puppies, who were ...

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Animal shelter calls on community to welcome pets displaced by eviction crisis

EDINBURGH, TX (ValleyCentral) – The Palm Valley Animal Society is bracing for a new wave of returned animals due to the end of the national moratorium on evictions, and is asking the public for help in caring for the excess animals. Youth development coach arrested for allowing juvenile be assaulted by peers For months, the Palm Valley Animal Society (PVAS) ...

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Pet owners find help with shelter and supplies

Many evacuees who fled the Boulder 2700 Fire and Finley Point area on Saturday evening and Sunday arrived at the Red Cross shelter at Linderman Elementary School in Polson with their pets. Lynette Duford of Life Savers Animal Rescue (LSAR) had set up an animal rescue aid site early Sunday morning. “When we got here almost all of the vehicles ...

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Full, understaffed animal shelters and low cost animal adoptions

MUNCIE, Ind. – A new arrivals van has been pulled back into the reception dock at Muncie Animal care and services and, as the shelter workers opened the doors of the vehicle, its passengers began to chat in unison. “Salvation!” “Beautiful bird!” “What are you doing!?” Nearly a dozen cockatoos and a few African parrots, removed from the home of ...

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Vicksburg Animal Shelter Phase Two Planning Approved After Dog Attacks Woman – The Vicksburg Post

The Vicksburg Mayor and Aldermen’s Council approved a motion to move to phase two planning for the new animal sanctuary, conceptual design, on the donated property on 4845 US Highway 61 South at the board meeting Friday. South Ward Alderman Alex Monsour, Jr. said it was not just an issue of animal safety, but also of human safety. Monsour said ...

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