Tag: animal shelters

Animal Services growing, changing in northern Santa Barbara County

Animal Services growing, changing in northern Santa Barbara County

James Parrish, right, of Lompoc, holds his dog as another dog up for adoption is held by volunteer Jane Loquasto during Santa Barbara County Animal Services Support Your Shelter in November 2017. Animal services in northern Santa Barbara County continue to expand with the recent addition of Santa Maria […]

Placing pets in loving homes brings joy to job

Placing pets in loving homes brings joy to job

Buy Now Stanley, a pit bull who was found malnourished and living near a dumpster in Kankakee last year, was brought to the Kankakee County Animal Control and Adoption Center to regain his strength and be put up for adoption. Finding loving homes for displaced pets brings the greatest […]

Animal control facility undergoing changes as it strives to become more visitor friendly

Animal control facility undergoing changes as it strives to become more visitor friendly

(From left to right) Lauryn Haynes, Olivia Trammel, and Audrey House have fun with three of the small dogs at PAWS. (Sophie Sebuh/RN-T) It was a good weekend at PAWS, Floyd County’s year-old public animal welfare services facility. “I’ve got 17 open cages out of 40 in the big […]

New animal rescue group in North Augusta dreams big

New animal rescue group in North Augusta dreams big

“Saving animal’s lives is the name of the game.”   First, they plan to save animals. Eventually, Friends of North Augusta Animals hopes to be instrumental in replacing the city’s “holding facility” with a real shelter. “We want an actual shelter,” said Tyler Galles, the group’s president. “And something that’s

Administrator Ordered to Come UP With Strategy for Killing Fewer Animals at the County’s Shelter

Hillsborough, FL: Kill rate at animal shelter needs to be reduced, commissioners tell administrator   Hillsborough commissioners told their administrator Wednesday to come up with a strategy for killing fewer dogs and cats at the county’s shelter. The move came a little more than a week after County Administrator Mike

Fundraising Kicks Off for New Spay Neuter Clinic in Pasadena, TX

Fundraising kicked off last Monday to fund the construction of the new Spay/Neuter clinic at 913 Shaw St which will serve all people in Harris County. The fundraising event is scheduled to run 3-months and city officials hope increasing the spay/neuter options for pet owners will help curb overcrowding at

No Kill Shelter in West Virginia Needs YOUR Help!

Little Victories Animal Rescue is in need of volunteers and donations to help them support the large number of animals living at their shelter. Supplies dwindle because of greater needs, especially during the winter season. Little Victories currently has more than 200 cats and dogs on their land. Food is