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McDowell County Commissioners Hear Animal Services Report | Local News

Wright said sterilization is the most important element in reducing the number of animals at the shelter. Pet-friendly housing is another item that can help reduce the number of animals in the shelter. “The need for shelter expansion continues, particularly cat isolation to help reduce the spread of contagious diseases, thereby reducing the time a […]

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Second Chance Animal Services sees increase in donations for #BettyWhiteChallenge

Second Chance Animal Services, a nonprofit animal welfare organization, was surprised to see a wave of donations in honor of the late Hollywood icon Betty White, who died on New Years Eve just weeks before her 100th birthday . White, in addition to her many acting roles such as the character of Rose Nylund in […]

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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 […]

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Council considers creation of animal services committee

The San Marcos City Council approved the expansion of powers and duties relating to the Animal Shelter Advisory Committee at the first regular meeting in 2022. The approval comes after the committee recommended revisions to the board, which included a more active role in supporting the animal shelter and its leadership team. During the discussion, […]

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Paws to care for: Caddo Animal Services | Paws to heal

SHREVEPORT, Louisiana – It’s Wednesday and it’s time to Paws to heal for our four-legged friends. This week Kim Warren, Adoption and Volunteer Coordinator with Caddo Animal Services joins us on KTBS 3 News Midday to show us how we can make a big difference in the life of a furry friend. If you’re interested […]

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Lubbock Animal Services Reports Increase in Adoptions Amidst Holiday Season | KLBK | KAMC

LUBBOCK, Texas – The holiday season has warmed the hearts of many to the point that they have opened their home to a four-legged friend. On Monday, Mariah Losoya and her two sons were looking for their new family member. They wanted to take a rescue dog and give it another chance to have a […]

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Thirty horses ‘in very bad condition’ seized by animal services in California

Thirty horses, including several pregnant and lactating mares, were seized during an animal welfare investigation in Riverbank, Calif., Reports The Modesto Bee. Authorities have not disclosed the name of the person believed to be in charge of a farm on the property, and it is believed that two or more of the animals could be […]

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

Daisy is Burke County Animal Services’ Dog of the Week. Rebel is Burke County Animal Services Cat of the Week. From staff reports Many dogs and cats are available for adoption at Burke County Animal Services. BCAS Shelter Technician Trinity Johnson wants all the animals in the shelter to find a furry loving home. These […]

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Animal services and partners promote foster families and adoptions during the holidays

Source: Santa Barbara County Animal Services Santa Barbara County Animal Services, Animal Shelter Assistance Program (ASAP) and Urgently Needed Shelter Rabbits (BUNS) will be holding a welcome promotion for the holidays from Saturday, December 18, 2021 to the Monday 3 January 2022. During Home for the Holidays, participating organizations want to engage the community to […]

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Plano’s animal services department faces new challenges

The Plano Animal Services department welcomed nearly 2,900 dogs during the 2019-2020 fiscal year. (Erick Pirayesh / Community Impact Journal) The Plano Animal Services department welcomes thousands of animals each year through pounds, owner discounts, disease prevention, shelter transfers and wild animal rescue. The department serves an area of ​​72 square miles that constitutes Plano. […]