Tag: animal shelter improvements

City Council Hears Concerns About Animal Shelter

City Council Hears Concerns About Animal Shelter

LUBBOCK, TX – People packed City Hall Thursday night calling for a change in how the city handles it’s animals. While there was no action item on the City Council meeting agenda concerning Animal Services, the current director gave a presentation during an earlier work session. In response, dozens of

North County cities and SLO County at impasse on animal shelter

North County cities and SLO County at impasse on animal shelter

The future landscape of animal services in San Luis Obispo County still hangs in the balance, as Paso Robles and Atascadero officials continue to object to the costs of a new $14.5 million countywide animal shelter—despite recent efforts to find common ground. Since Paso Robles and Atascadero—the two cities in

Conway Area Humane Society launches capital campaign

Conway Area Humane Society launches capital campaign

Executibe Director Virginia Moore with kittens at the Conway Area Humane Society. (COURTESY PHOTO) CONWAY — The Conway Area Humane Society has announced a new capital campaign to finish the build-out of an approximately 5,000-square-foot structure on the south end of the Conway shelter. With help from the Ham Foundation,

A look inside the Baldwin County Animal Shelter

A look inside the Baldwin County Animal Shelter

Since Baldwin County took over the county’s animal shelter from the state last October, numerous controversies and claims have been circulated on social media, ranging from “The shelter has become high kill” to “The shelter isn’t feeding its animals.” Staff at the Baldwin County Animal Shelter said the claims couldn’t

Ribbon-cutting ceremony held for new medical isolation facility at the Animal Shelter

Ribbon-cutting ceremony held for new medical isolation facility at the Animal Shelter

Gary Bunker described the new medical isolation facility at the Aiken County Animal Shelter as an impressive example of teamwork before he helped cut the ribbon during a short ceremony Friday. The Shirley Ross Struthers Nurture and Wellness Building “is another milestone for this wonderful public/private partnership that we […]

Port Aransas Animal Shelter needs repairs following Hurricane Harvey

Port Aransas Animal Shelter needs repairs following Hurricane Harvey

PORT ARANSAS – Sam Mullinsssss won’t say it to loud but he is fed up.He is the director of the Port Aransas Animal Control Shelter. The facility is in tough shape post-Harvey. “It’s been a disaster,” said Mullin. When Harvey struck 6 short months ago, it heavily damaged the […]

County announces animal shelter improvements

GEORGIA – Improvements are continuing at the Douglas County Animal Shelter, according to a press release sent out by Wes Tallon, the County’s communication director and the County Commissioners. The improvements were instituted after Douglas County received recommendations from an independent evaluation conducted in 2012 by LifeLine Animal Project. More