New Fairfield police dog held at shelter after bite incident involving baby – Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel


Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

New Fairfield police dog held at shelter after bite incident involving baby
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
WINSLOW — A Fairfield Police Department dog is being held at a Waterville animal shelter after a bite incident that sent an infant to the hospital. Winslow police Chief Shawn O'Leary said Tuesday that his department received a phone call about a dog ...

SLO County supervisors approve construction of $13.7 million animal shelter – The San Luis Obispo Tribune


The San Luis Obispo Tribune

SLO County supervisors approve construction of $13.7 million animal shelter
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
Plans are moving forward for a new $13.7 million animal shelter to serve all of San Luis Obispo County and replace a dilapidated 42-year-old facility that county staff says is “inconsistent with the current understanding of humane animal sheltering ...

Animal shelter now charges $15 for intakes – Daily Corinthian (subscription)


Animal shelter now charges $15 for intakes
Daily Corinthian (subscription)
According to Doehner, it takes at least six part-time employees and one full-time employee to operate the local shelter, which currently houses more than 300 dogs and cats. The additional labor has caused the shelter's payroll and payroll taxes to ...

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Mardi Paws animal rescue fundrasier set for Saturday – The Daily News Journal


The Daily News Journal

Mardi Paws animal rescue fundrasier set for Saturday
The Daily News Journal
MURFREESBORO — Mardi Paws Masquerade Ball is set for 6-10 p.m. Saturday at Stones River Country Club, 1830 N.W. Broad St. The fundraiser is spearheaded by Purple Paws of Murfreesboro, a local nonprofit that raises funds that are distributed to a ...

Seekonk town meeting voters approve money for new animal shelter – The Sun Chronicle


The Sun Chronicle

Seekonk town meeting voters approve money for new animal shelter
The Sun Chronicle
Taylor said she did not know who was on the animal shelter's building committee. Selectman Dave Parker noted the animal shelter was in “bad shape” and urged the town meeting attendees to “let the voters decide.” Also approved was the appropriation of ...

Animal rescue finds dogs left behind amid tons of trash at Dakota Access protest camp – Washington Times


Washington Times

Animal rescue finds dogs left behind amid tons of trash at Dakota Access protest camp
Washington Times
The canines — two adults and six puppies — were picked up by volunteers with Furry Friends Rockin' Rescue after the last of the protesters exited the Oceti Sakowin camp, allowing the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to join the massive cleanup effort.

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