PHOTOS: A best friend to man’s best friend: Christie Chipps Peters at Richmond’s animal shelter – Richmond.com


Richmond.com

PHOTOS: A best friend to man's best friend: Christie Chipps Peters at Richmond's animal shelter
Richmond.com
Christie Chipps Peters, director of Richmond Animal Care and Control, shared a warm greeting with Mocha, one of the shelter's occupants in July. In five years under Peters' leadership, the shelter has dramatically reduced its number of euthanized animals.

Ionia County Animal Shelter’s “Empty the Shelter” event finds home for 32 pets – Sentinel-Standard


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Ionia County Animal Shelter's “Empty the Shelter” event finds home for 32 pets
Sentinel-Standard
IONIA – The Ionia County Animal Shelter has been busy lately, in a good way. Last weekend, the shelter had a special “Empty the Shelter” event, and a whopping 32 pets were adopted. And October is “National Adopt a Shelter Dog Month,” so even more …

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Iowa City Animal Care and Adoption Center welcomes new coordinator – The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines


The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Iowa City Animal Care and Adoption Center welcomes new coordinator
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
IOWA CITY — Though she has been with the shelter for about 25 years, Chris Whitmore said her recent appointment as the Iowa City Animal Care and Adoption Center coordinator has been a learning experience. Whitmore took over as coordinator Sept.

Complaint alleges NH veterinary clinics putting profits ahead of animal care – Concord Monitor


Concord Monitor

Complaint alleges NH veterinary clinics putting profits ahead of animal care
Concord Monitor
A veterinarian with emergency clinics in Concord and Manchester says dozens of companies in the state are practicing animal medicine illegally. Deborah Kelloway, who founded Advanced Veterinary Care and who faced a disciplinary hearing in front of the …

Intruders break into Arkansas animal shelter, pit dogs against one another, official says – Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (blog)

Intruders break into Arkansas animal shelter, pit dogs against one another, official says
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (blog)
Suspected dog fighters broke into an animal shelter in Helena-West Helena on Wednesday night and pitted multiple dogs against one another, leaving several wounded animals and a destroyed kennel, the Humane Society of the Delta said in a Facebook …

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