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Sullivan County Animal Shelter Holds Jailbreak Adoption Event

The Sullivan County Animal Shelter invites the public on an escape; the shelter, in partnership with the Sullivan County Department of Archives and Tourism, is hosting a pet adoption event Saturday at the historic Old Sheriff’s Home and Jail. The community can attend this event to learn about the historic former Sheriff’s House, now home to the Heritage Visitor Information ...

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Due to increased volume, Walker County, Georgia is considering combining animal control and animal shelter

Due to an increase in animal control calls and admissions to the Walker County Animal Shelter, the county commission is considering combining the animal control department with the shelter and adding new positions. “One of the challenges we have in Walker County with animal control is that our volume is increasing,” Chair Shannon Whitfield said at the county’s monthly meeting ...

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Former prison building proposed as animal shelter | News, Sports, Jobs

News Photo by Julie Riddle A map of a proposed animal control facility in the old Alpena County Jail building appears Thursday. ALPENA – With secure bedrooms, carpet-free floors and a yard with no public access, the former Alpena County Jail building would be an ideal new home for the Alpena County Animal Control Shelter, said Michelle Reid, County Animal ...

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St. Mary’s County Animal Resource and Adoption Center Director Named

LEONARDTOWN, MARYLAND – The commissioners appointed Theresa Marlowe, director of the new adoption and animal resource centre. Ms. Marlowe comes to the county from the City of New Carrollton Police Department with experience writing and implementing grant programs and successfully operated a kennel in Prince George’s County. Ms Marlowe will take up her duties on Monday 14 March 2022. Steve ...

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Cat thrown out of vehicle window at JC Animal Shelter | WJHL

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) – Workers at the Washington County, TN, animal shelter rescued a 3-year-old orange cat on Tuesday after a man and woman allegedly parked outside the building and threw her by the street. vehicle window. Man charged with animal torture after puppy’s paw was screwed to door frame Shelter manager Tammy Davis told News Channel 11 that ...

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Mesa County Animal Services helps reduce neutering costs at local veterinarians

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KJCT) – Mesa County Animal Services is working with eleven participating local veterinarians to provide spaying and neutering vouchers to pet owners. This is thanks to a generous grant from the Animal Assistance Foundation and will reduce costs to $25 per animal. The only requirement is proof of current rabies vaccination. The program runs from March 1 ...

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The new Williamson County Animal Center building

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Williamson County Animal Center has a new home! WCAC Director Ondrea Johnson joins Nickelle Smith in the News 2 studio to discuss what the new center includes. Johnson says the new facility was necessary due to an increase in population in Williamson County that affected several different settlements and entities. “Our old facility was built ...

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Shooter wanted for animal cruelty in Orangeburg County, South Carolina

Three dogs in South Carolina have been rescued after being seriously injured in separate shootings since the start of 2022, according to the Orangeburg County Animal Control and Shelter. Fred, Marshall and Sampson all survived the shooting, Orangeburg County Animal Control & Shelter said in a news release. Although the dogs were injured in separate incidents, it’s unclear if the ...

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WITH VIDEO: Removal of animals is a last option, but sometimes necessary, says officer | News, Sports, Jobs

News Photo by Julie Riddle Bev Smith Thursday holds a photo of one of 42 cats removed from her Alpena County home last year. ALPENA – Bev Smith cried the day animal control took her cats away. “I fed them, I loved them and I thought that was enough,” the Maple Ridge Township woman said Thursday, in a home free ...

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Miranda Lambert donates $20,000 to Shelter Pets in honor of Valentine’s Day

It’s no secret that one of Miranda Lambert’s greatest loves in life is her furry friends! The country superstar is an active advocate for animal shelters and volunteer work. This Valentine’s Day, she’s donating $20,000 to share her gratitude to those who spend their time caring for and loving the animals that need it most. As a thank you, ...

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The Charleston Animal Society rescues over 200 animals in South Carolina | 103.5 WEZL

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – Crews from the Charleston Animal Society are rescuing more than 200 animals statewide. The organization’s Disaster Response Team responded to Pickens County on Thursday morning to help rescue 166 dogs living in inhumane conditions. “With the collaborative support network that our No Kill South Carolina initiative has built, the goal is to help in situations like ...

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‘Do 100% better:’ Dozens of felines taken to the animal center on the road to recovery | News

There has been a flurry of activity at the Blount County Animal Center in recent weeks since animal control brought in 61 cats, many of them in poor condition, from a self-proclaimed rescue organization. Two of the sickest cats died instantly and three others had to be euthanized as they were deemed too far away to be saved. One had ...

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Montgomery County Commissioners Express Concern Over Admission to Animal Shelters

The pandemic and other challenges have strained the resources available at the Montgomery County Animal Shelter. (Jishnu Nair/Community Impact Journal) Editor’s Note: This story has been updated to include December admission records from Montgomery County Animal Services During a Feb. 8 commissioners’ court session, Montgomery County commissioners received a briefing from county animal shelter director Aaron Johnson about difficulties with ...

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County urges residents to spay pets during Spaying and Neutering Awareness Month

Hays County urges all residents to help control pet overpopulation by spaying and neutering their pets as the San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter faces capacity issues. The county’s efforts to prevent pet overpopulation come as the Court of Commissioners approved a proclamation recognizing February 2022 as Sterilization/Spay/Neuter Awareness Month, which coincides with World Sterilization Day, launched on 22 February 1995. ...

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Petition for No Kill Animal Shelter in Santa Clarita gains traction online

A petition calling for a no-kill animal sanctuary in Santa Clarita has garnered thousands of signatures online. The campaign, created by Jordan Roberts on the Move On website, an online petitions site, has gained traction over the past three weeks as it calls on Santa Clarita City Council members to consider building an animal shelter without killing. “Santa Clarita has ...

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Union County Animal Control offers advice on protecting animals during winter storms

UNION CO., Ky. (WFIE) – Extreme cold can be hard on anyone outside, including animals. Union County Animal Control officials offer guidance on protecting your pets and livestock. Union County Animal Control Director Kathy Baird says it’s important to be kind to your animals during weather events like the one currently hitting the tri-state because they depend on you. It’s ...

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Betty White inspires donations to Maury County Animal Shelter

Even in death, famed actress Betty White makes a difference. White, known for her roles on hit TV series ‘The Golden Girls’ and ‘The Mary Tyler Moore Show,’ died peacefully in her sleep on New Year’s Eve. A passionate animal welfare activist, White would have celebrated her 100th birthday on January 17. Following her passing, the #BettyWhiteChallenge swept across social ...

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January 31 – Chatham County to Host Virtual Public Animal Services Pledge Meeting | Local governments and politics

January 31, 2022 – Chatham County Animal Services will host a virtual public engagement meeting to educate and update residents on current services and gather feedback for strategic direction. Chatham County Animal Services enforces county animal control ordinances and operates the county’s open-admission animal shelter. Animal services officers respond to many complaints, including nuisance complaints, neglect, bite reports, and stray ...

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January 27, 2022, RC Letters to the Editor

Thank you for donations to the Douglas County Animal Shelter Editor: We would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to our wonderful Carson Valley residents for their generous donations in support of the Douglas County Animal Shelter on January 17th. The donations were collected as part of the National Betty White Challenge, an event created to help commemorate the ...

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What Steps Benzie County Animal Control Could Take To Become Self-Sufficient

BEULAH — At a committee meeting Jan. 25, members of the Benzie County Board of Commissioners suggested that the Benzie County Animal Control mileage rate should cover the full cost of operation. Proposed voting language for mileage was presented to the committee by county administrator Katie Zeits and animal control officer Kyle Mauer. The suggested mileage rate was 0.1 mils ...

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Report offers recommendations for improvement at Sumter County Animal Shelter

A recent assessment of the Sumter County Animal Shelter by a national animal welfare organization offers a plan to improve the shelter’s operations, reduce its population and preserve its no-slaughter status. A report analyzing the flaws and offering recommendations from the Best Friends Animal Society was presented to the stewards on Tuesday evening. At a workshop meeting next month, commissioners ...

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Exotic animal horror show must shut down: auction managers shown terrorizing and abusing wildlife

PETA Video Footage Reveals Wallaby, Coatimundi and Other Animals Being Manhandled For immediate release:January 25, 2022 Contact:Nicole Meyer 202-483-7382 Shelby, North Carolina – A PETA Eyewitness Investigation in Shelby’s Alternative Livestock Auction at the Cleveland County Agriculture Livestock Exchange shows vulnerable species of animals – including wild animals native to other countries – being physically abused, manhandled and tormented by ...

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Tennessee Animal Groups Benefit from the Betty White Challenge

MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Donations were made to animal welfare groups Jan. 17 in honor of actress and animal advocate Betty White, support that local organization leaders say comes at a time when the needs are great. COVID-19 precautions have weighed on regular fundraising and adoption events, and shelters are seeing high demand. “Our expenses are going up and donations ...

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Animal shelter receives $15,000 from mysterious deceased donor

On Thursday, January 20, when the Guilford County Board of Commissioners holds its next virtual regular meeting, there may be some disagreement on some agenda items, but there is one point that all nine commissioners will support from all heart. Commissioners will approve receipt of a donation to the Guilford County Animal Shelter for nearly $15,000 from an anonymous individual ...

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Montgomery Co. Animal Resource Center Encourages Dog Licensing

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — It’s that time of year again for pet owners to get their dogs fired. At the Montgomery County Animal Resource Center, dog licensing events are held throughout January to encourage people to meet this annual legal requirement. Aircraft Open House: USAF Museum Features 10-A Thunderbolt II “It’s just a metal tag, it has a number, looks ...

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Editorial: Kudos to Vance for Animal Welfare | Editorials

There is no end to the laws governing the care and treatment of animals in Tennessee, but they differ depending on where the animals are housed. The state has established basic laws and over time localities have developed them, some more than others. Counties should set the standard covering everyone who owns animals, whether or not they live in towns ...

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Rescue calls for animal adoption center

As Coweta County continues to grow, putting more and more pressure on animal services and local humane societies and rescue organizations, the idea of ​​an “adoption center” is on the rise again. discussed. Adoption centers are different from animal shelters or dog pounds and are designed to be more welcoming to potential adopters. Several local animal welfare volunteers recently appeared ...

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Kern County Animal Services No Longer a Deathless Shelter After Raised Euthanasia | News

After a year in which Kern County Animal Services achieved a long-standing goal of successfully finding homes for 90 percent of the animals that have passed through its doors, the rate of euthanasia has rebounded. From June 2020 to June 2021, Animal Services saved 91% of all animals delivered to the department, a ratio that allowed the shelter to be ...

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Editorial: Start the New Year by adopting a pet from a shelter | Editorials

The story of Ellie the three-legged dog should serve as an inspiration for people to start a new year with a new family member, cat or dog from one of the many shelters in the area. Washington County Humane Society program director Halee Robinson said Ellie was a normal dog who led a normal life until she was attacked by ...

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Church Hill house fire calls for response from multiple area agencies – WJHL

Kingsport man charged with assaulting officer in U.S. Capitol violation will appear in court on January 14 News / 43 minutes ago Video Ballad Health: 97% of COVID-19 patients using ventilators are not vaccinated News / 33 minutes ago Video Greene County authorities are looking for 2 armed and dangerous suspects News / 41 minutes ago Video Greene County Creates ...

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CAPA Pet of the Week: Panda and Pennell | Pets

Panda and Pennell are a beautiful pair of bound rabbits available for adoption at the Santa Maria Animal Center. Panda is a 5 month old female, white and black shorthair rabbit and Pennell is a 5 month old male black shorthair rabbit. Panda is sweet and gentle and Pennell is the rebellious couple who love to put on a show ...

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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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New Animal Resource Center impacting animal welfare | Jamestown News

While the new 33,000 square foot Animal Resource Center, which opened on November 2 at 980 Guilford College Road, is impressive, for Jorge Ortega the building is not about appearance but functionality. For this, Ortega, director of Guilford County Animal Services, gives it five stars. The emphasis is on the well-being – mental and physical – of the animals, as ...

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Bad condition horses rescued from Riverbank property

Oakdale Equine Rescue An animal welfare investigation rescued 30 horses on Monday from a property in an unincorporated area of ​​Riverbank. “I can tell you the animals were in really bad shape,” said Annette Bedsworth, executive director of Stanislaus County Animal Services. She said horses generally suffer from inadequate nutrition and care. Authorities determined that two horses had been stolen ...

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Maker Market Raises $ 700 for Greene Animal Shelter | Lifestyles

Culinary arts students (left to right) Nicholas Ownby (11th), Emma Ray (9th) and Eliah Dojack (11th) and instructor Kate Gozzard were selling cookie decorating kits, ranch mixes and grams of candies to raise funds for the FCCLA club. a conference of state leaders later this year. Cosmetology students Michelle Wang and Klaira Bragado (both elderly) and teachers Char Whetzel and ...

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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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BITS & BYTES: Shakespeare & Co., BTG queues; Rockwell Museum vax policy, holiday hours; Audubon mass programs; Berkshire Humane and Animal DREAMS merge

Shakespeare & Company Announces First Three Events of 45th Season LENOX – Shakespeare & Company recently announced the first three titles slated for production in its 45th season, which will begin in June 2022. Two works by Shakespeare and a modern production will open the season, which also marks the New Spruce Theater’s first anniversary – the 500 seats in ...

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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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Home For The Holidays: Cat Found In Blount County Is Returned To Owner In NH | Community

Thanks to Blount County Animal Center animal control officers and veterinarian Dr. Michelle Williams, a very lucky cat is enjoying his first Christmas at home with his owner in three years. In mid-July, Blount County animal control officers found a cat named Castiel lying on the side of a road in Blount County. The cat was on the verge of ...

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Pet of the Week at Burke County Animal Services | Local news

Thanos is a 2 year old dog ready to be adopted by Burke County Animal Services. Paws is a 2 year old cat ready to be adopted by Burke County Animal Services. Many dogs and cats are available for adoption at Burke County Animal Services. Animal shelter technician Trinity Johnson wants all of the animals in the shelter to find ...

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New Prince William Animal Shelter Opening | Securities

Prince William County has completed the first phase of construction of a massive upgrade to its animal shelter. The County Animal Control Bureau began moving into the West Wing of the Animal Service Center on November 23. Prince William’s animal control office workers began moving animals to the new shelter last week. PROVIDED The $ 16.7 million project will replace ...

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Pets of the Week: Sammy is brave. Toph is super affectionate

JACKSON, MI – The Jackson County Animal Shelter, 3770 Spring Arbor Road, has many pets available for adoption. Here are two. Sammy was returned after the death of her owner. She is a 9 year old American Staffordshire mix who is a brown brindle. Sammy is a brave girl who loves being around her human. Sammy knows a few basic ...

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Home for Christmas: Locals Help 400 Dogs Find and Go to Homes Forever | Local News

Sheila Ketchum and Deana Pilgrim said they helped rescue and transport around 400 dogs together over a two-year period, with the dogs making their way to forever shelters and homes across the country. “We’re just saving dogs,” Ketchum said. “There are a lot of other people in McAlester who do it too, but she and I are friends and we’ve ...

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Escaped inmate steals truck and other items from animal shelter | New

The Madison County Animal Shelter has informed five employees that their personal information may have been stolen after a break-in at the shelter last month. In late October, the shelter announced a partnership with the Madison County Detention Center for inmates to assist the animal shelter. Less than a day after the partnership was announced, an inmate participating in the ...

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Franklin Tomorrow Announces Volunteer Award Winners

franklin pic tomorrow Hundreds of people were in attendance on Tuesday, November 16 to honor the recipients of the 15th Annual Franklin Tomorrow Exemplary Community Volunteer Awards, held at the Rolling Hills Community Church. 65e Tennessee District Representative Sam Whitson receives the Charles M. Sargent Legacy Award, which recognizes an individual who has made a significant impact in the areas ...

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2 young cats found inside the transporter left on I-295 in Mount Laurel

News 12 Staff November 09, 2021, 10:48 p.m. Updated: November 09, 2021, 10:48 p.m. Two young cats were found left on the side of a busy road in Burlington County. The cats were found on the side of Interstate 295 in Mount Laurel Township on Monday evening. A passer-by called the police after spotting a porter on the road. “I ...

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Pet of the week: this AC Slater is looking for his Zack Morris

ARLINGTON, VA – While this AC Slater might not be a big TV star like Mario Lopez from “Saved by the Bell,” he could still be a star in your eyes if you adopt him from Animal Welfare. League of Arlington. Here’s what the AWLA says about this mixed-breed adult puppy: “Aside from his good looks, AC Slater has a ...

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Dorchester Paws forced to impose moratorium on admissions due to large animal capacity | New

SUMMERVILLE – The only animal shelter in Dorchester County has been forced to briefly suspend admissions after maximizing its space. By November 4, the adoption, admission and treatment floors at Dorchester Paws were completely full. The organizers reported that in 62 days, the shelter had welcomed nearly 750 cats and dogs. That’s about 15 animals a day, officials said. Dorchester ...

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Opportunities to adopt, foster and volunteer to help animals abound in the metro area

Animal shelters in the greater Albuquerque area are overcapacity and are looking for volunteers to help them. Volunteers receive training and support services to optimize positive outcomes for animals and volunteers. Information on three large organizations is provided here, with more relief groups serving the community. Volunteer applications are available on the websites. The Bernalillo County Animal Care and Resource ...

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Sheriff Wayne Ivey’s ‘Together and Grateful’ Animal Adoptions Offered in November

includes free medical insurance for your new pet through Trupanion Offer includes sterilization, microchip, current vaccinations, free medical insurance through Trupanion and a county tag (with an approved claim) BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Brevard County Animal Services is offering free dog and cat adoptions for the month of November. Offer includes sterilization / sterilization, microchip, current vaccinations, free medical insurance ...

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Animal shelter seeks to make more room in the filling facility

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) – An abundance of furry friends leaves little vacancy at Winnebago County Animal Services. Recently, around 20 dogs and 70 cats are patiently waiting to be adopted on any given day. “There has been an influx of cats and dogs into our facility, mostly stray dogs,” says DeShawn Christiansen, shelter operations coordinator. “We struggle a bit to ...

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Mobile County Animal Shelter Adoption Fee Reduced For October | Mobile County Alabama News

MOBILE, Alabama (WALA) – If you’re looking to give a furry friend a forever home, look no further. The Mobile County Animal Shelter is having an adoption special in October. It’s “Bark’toberfest” at the Mobile County Animal Shelter. Only for October, the animal shelter is reducing adoption fees. So if you are looking for a new best friend, now is ...

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Utahns and Salt Lake County Animal Services Help Animals Ravaged by Hurricane Ida in New Orleans

SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah (ABC4) – The Utahns lend a hand in Louisiana to the regions hardest hit by Hurricane Ida. Salt Lake County Animal Services (SLCoAS) traveled to New Orleans to answer animal control calls, provide care for shelter animals, and help reunite lost animals with their owners. “Salt Lake County is honored to help the people and pets ...

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Sacramento County organizations offer COVID-19 vaccines for pets and their owners

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) – Several hundred dogs and cats were in the parking lot of the Sleep Train arena on Saturday as Sacramento Public Health, Front Street Animal Shelter and the Mexican Consulate in Sacramento teamed up to host a one-time vaccination clinic. The clinic provided COVID-19 and influenza vaccines for humans, as well as microchips and free vaccines for ...

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Group is pushing for Horry County’s animal welfare laws to be changed

CONWAY, SC (WMBF) – The Horry County Public Safety Committee has sent a resolution to the entire county council that would update the current county animal welfare laws. Animal Voice Alliance of Horry County spokeswoman Lynn Greco said it is about time and has been pushing the county council to improve the laws for some time. “Animal welfare laws in ...

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Saratoga County Animal Shelter Hosts “Missing Dog Adoption Day”

BALLSTON SPA, NY (NEWS10) – The Saratoga County Animal Shelter hosted its “Missing Dog Adoption Day,” on Saturday, promoting rescues in an attempt to find forever homes for their 21 dogs. Pet Connection with Steve Caporizzo “I’m thrilled,” said Mary Pecunia, who adopted a 12-year-old husky at the event after having an immediate connection, “Instant. I knew he was mine. ...

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Berkeley County Animal Center is “already overcapacity” | Community News

Every day, newcomers come to the Berkeley County Animal Center. Since moving into the new county shelter in mid-June – which offers a lot more space than the old building on Cypress Gardens Road – staff say it’s already overcapacity. The county shelter moved to 131 Central Berkeley Drive in Moncks Corner over the summer. The 11,500 square foot shelter ...

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Dog recovers after being shot for eating chickens

GOOCHLAND, Va. (WWBT) – A female dog from Goochland has a new ‘leash’ after being rescued when she was shot for eating live chickens. In September, Goochland County Animal Protection called Goochland Pet Lovers with a critically underweight mastiff that had been shot for eating live chickens. Goochland Pet Lovers said the owner of the chickens had the right to ...

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FOTAS: Aiken shelter staff go the extra mile for homeless animals | Characteristics

Recently, an older dog was taken to the Aiken County Animal Shelter as an abandoned pet. We were told he loved his stuffed squirrel who failed to make it to the shelter with him. I spoke to a member of staff who helps with the kennels. Later that day I saw a cute little orange squirrel toy next to a ...

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Pets of the week: Two dozen black cats are available for adoption

JACKSON, MI – The Jackson County Animal Shelter, 3770 Spring Arbor Road, has many pets available for adoption. Here are a few. Flower is a 2 year old female Labrador retriever and black shepherd. Flower is fast and loves to run and be outdoors. She is friendly and seems to like most of her canine neighbors. However, Flower has yet ...

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Marshall Memo: Five to be inducted into John Marshall’s High Wall of Fame | News, Sports, Jobs

There will be a five-person John Marshall High School Wall of Fame induction on October 23 at the Moundsville Country Club. These inductees will bring the number of laureates to 53 on this 16th anniversary. This year’s inductees are Zachary Allman, Robert Montgomery, Lieutenant-Colonel Rodd A. Morris, Kevin L. Schwing and Jason Turner. All current members of the Wall of ...

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Animal shelters brace for increased number of pets as moratorium on evictions ends

CONTRA COSTA, Calif. (KRON) – When the moratoriums on evictions end, some tenants will be forced to decide what to do with their pets. Some animal shelters are planning an increase in reception over the next few months. Hope for the best, but prepare for the worst – This is how many Bay Area shelters are preparing for the end ...

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Plans advance for new Nash County animal shelter | Local News

Plans are underway for the new Nash County Animal Shelter, which will more than double the capacity of the current shelter. “The Nash County Board of Commissioners knows people are more passionate about pets than ever before,” said Nash County Board of Directors Chairman Robbie Davis. “We realize that our current shelter is inadequate, and the opportunity has arisen for ...

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2nd attack by dogs leads to euthanasia

By Liz Nagy and the Web Team Click here for updates on this story PALATINE, Ill. (WLS) – Two dogs at the center of a series of suburban dog attacks have been euthanized following the latest attack in Elmwood Park. The dogs, a pit bull mix and an Akita mix that belong to 22-year-old Meleina Toedoro, were involved in two ...

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animal shelter closed due to potential employee exposure to COVID-19

The possible exposure of staff to the delta variant of the coronavirus has temporarily closed the Cleveland County Animal Shelter. Some shelter workers may have been exposed to the delta variant and county officials want to ensure the well-being of not only these workers, but those in the public who might buy a new furry friend, said Tony Adair, director. ...

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Custom Stone Interiors KDUZ Pet Patrol – September 24

Each week, we’ll bring you some of the most adorable and adoptable pets available at our partner shelters in central and southern Minnesota. Join us live at 8:20 am on Friday mornings as we bring them to you live on the all new 1260 and 965, Classic Hits KDUZ, presented weekly by Custom Stone Interiors of St. Cloud. ************************************************** ************************************************** ...

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“You keep Fluffy. We don’t want Fluffy. LA County Animal Shelters Try New Approach | Pets

LOS ANGELES – Ulysses Sandoval desperately wanted to save his dog. Chia needed surgery to remove a large stone from her bladder, but Sandoval had lost her job during the COVID-19 pandemic. He had sought help from family members and was willing to take out a loan and sell his car to get the $ 2,200. Frantically calling for rescue ...

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Washington County Animal Shelter Raises Money With Garage Sale | WJHL

JOHNSON CITY, Tennessee (WJHL) – After a busy summer, the Washington County / Johnson City Animal Shelter is hoping to raise money for daily operations with a garage sale. Washington County Animal Shelter Encourages Cat Adoption During Cat-A-Thon The shelter has made several changes over the past month, launching appeals for donations and adoptions, as the shelter cares for 102 ...

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Vegan bed, breakfast on the horizon for the Brothers Rescue Farm

BROTHERS – What started as a literal dream overnight has turned into Amnesty Freedom Farm where farm animals can be rehabilitated and saved with a forever home in Brethren. Megan Scott, co-owner of Amnesty Freedom Farm, recalled that she had a dream that inspired the creation of the farm. “One day I had a weird dream about my family farm ...

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Boy asks animal shelter for birthday donations

September 21 – Most kids love nothing better than opening presents on their birthday, but a local boy used his special day to help dogs – and cats – in need. Jacob Maggard turned 8 on August 5. Instead of asking for gifts, Jacob asked his family and friends to donate to the Pulaski County Animal Shelter. According to mom ...

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Wake County Animal Shelter needs foster families as facility reaches capacity

RALEIGH, NC (WNCN) – With restless tails and hopeful faces, the animals at Wake County Animal Center are waiting for someone to bring them home. But right now, Wake County Animal Services has more pets available than people to adopt them. Animal services director Dr Jennifer Federico said there were around 100 animals for adoption at the center and 180 ...

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Trigg Youth delivers over 500 pounds of food to Christian County Animal Shelter

Last month we told you the story of Josh Waufle, 11, of Trigg County, who created an Amazon “wish list” to raise money and supplies for the Animal Shelter in Canada. Christian County. On Sunday Josh and his family made their delivery which included 288 pounds of dog food, 66 pounds and 160 boxes of cat food, 290 pounds of ...

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County Refuge, FOTAS Event Aims To Boost Adoptions

September 18 – Tails were wagging Saturday morning as residents of Aiken County visited the animal shelter for Clear the Shelter Day. The event, hosted by the Aiken County Animal Shelter and Friends of the Animal Shelter, was an effort to adopt animals in need of loving homes. Fifteen dogs and two kittens were adopted at the event. ACAS said ...

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Give Good For Louisville To Help Support The Floyd County Animal Rescue League, Others | New

FLOYD COUNTY – For more than 40 years, the Floyd County Animal Rescue League has helped Floyd County animals and their families when they need it most. But like so many other organizations, the past year and a half has been difficult as staff have seen both needs increase and sources of donation decrease. Kate Muss, director of the Rescue ...

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Animal shelter designs provide insight into expansion possibilities

Animal shelter designs provide insight into expansion possibilities Community, News September 16, 2021 , by Lonnie Adams ELLIJAY, Georgia – With the formal approval of the Gilmer County Animal Shelter expansion and two generous donations made to fund the project, the discussion now turns to the designs and plans for the project. Preliminary plans for the Gilmer Animal Shelter have ...

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ECU students call for dog law change after child dies

GREENVILLE, NC (WITN) – A petition is circulating online to euthanize dogs that have killed humans without being provoked. “Jayden’s Law” is named after 7-year-old Jayden Henderson, who was killed by two dogs in Garner on April 27. The petition was started by Jayden’s babysitter and ECU freshman Kinley Borum. She was inspired to create it after finding out that ...

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Barks and Brews program helps dogs find forever homes | Kingman Daily Miner

KINGMAN – Barks and Brews brings together the community, local businesses and adoptable dogs. Alexis Dupree, organizer of Barks and Brews, said her love for animals and the community sparked the idea of ​​creating a program that combines community awareness and animal adoption. While Barks and Brews started in 2017, it took a hiatus. However, monthly gatherings are resuming. She ...

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Texas SPCA relocates Mississippi homeless cats displaced by Hurricane Ida – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The Texas SPCA is helping save animal lives before what is expected to be devastating Hurricane Ida. The animal welfare organization transferred 32 ownerless cats from the Humane Society of South Mississippi in anticipation of the impending arrival of Hurricane Ida on Saturday, August 28. READ MORE: “It was happening to us directly”: some Louisianans are heading ...

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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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Lewis County animal shelter inundated with cats and kittens

By Claudia Yaw / [email protected] The Lewis County animal shelter is inundated with cats and kittens – likely the product of unsterilized pandemic pets – and authorities are encouraging those considering adoption to come in and meet a potential furry friend. At the same time last year, the shelter housed 88 cats and 113 kittens. Now those numbers are almost ...

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POLICE BLOTTER: Montmorency County MPs Respond to Drunken Boaters, Lost Elk Watchers | News, Sports, Jobs

Recent actions by law enforcement agencies in northeast Michigan. This has only been changed slightly. DEPARTMENT OF THE SHERIFF OF MONTMORENCY COUNTY Updated August 9 Total: 72 Alarms: 1 Animal control: 6 Road stops: 0 OWI Arrests: 1 Drug-related arrests: 0 Arrest warrants: 0 Arrest on complaint: 1 Animal / vehicle accidents: 1 Disputes: 3 Lewiston EMS: 8 Lewiston fire: ...

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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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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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Mount. Juliet Building Remains Animal Rescue Site | Community

Another Wilson County animal rescue group will be relocating to the former Old Friends Senior Dog Sanctuary facility at Mt. Juliet to pursue her own mission of animal welfare. True Rescue, a non-profit group, works in Lebanon under the direction of Executive Director Amy Simcik. The group recently purchased the Old Friends building on Lebanon Road from Michael and Zina ...

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special prosecutor to deal with animal cruelty cases in Laurelville | New

LOGAN – A special prosecutor has been appointed to deal with the cases of a Laurelville-area couple who have been charged with animal cruelty, after authorities allegedly seized 42 dogs and three guns from their home. At a hearing this week, the county will attempt to get an accused in the case to post bail to help pay the cost ...

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Cairo affair adds urgency to animal cruelty register | Greene County

CATSKILL – When a Cairo woman was arrested for allegedly attempting to behead one of her pet dogs with a sword, the record of a Greene County animal abuse registry became even more urgent. Pauline Waldron, 67, is also accused of stabbing the dog repeatedly and then letting the animal die for eight hours without seeking medical attention. She faces ...

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SCVNews.com | Opinion / Comment: Marcia Mayeda looks back on 20 years with LA County Animal Care & Control

Twenty Years in Review – The first in a series Marcia Mayeda, director of the Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control. A few years ago, I was browsing the works of art from my childhood and the projects that I had saved. As I recalled the paintings, stories and sculptures, I noticed that every element was about ...

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Belle is your Pet of the Week by Calaveras County Animal Services – The Pine Tree

San Andreas, CA… Meet Belle, a Belgian Malinese estimated to be around 4.5 years old. Belle was found wandering the backcountry alone, emaciated and weighing just 30 pounds. She gained weight on a special diet, but could still use a few more pounds. Initially nervous and temperamental, she has made great strides in learning to trust the staff and volunteers. ...

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Baltimore County Animal Service Closes Evacuation Center After Distemper Virus Outbreak – CBS Baltimore

Baldwin, Maryland (WJZ) – According to a county statement released Tuesday, Baltimore County Animal Service recently seized 48 dogs from Whitehall’s home after receiving complaints about animal welfare. According to the statement, dogs of various ages did not have access to air conditioning and some dogs lacked water. Others showed signs of fever pain and lack of veterinary care. read ...

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