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Fewer deer carcasses recovered on Columbia County roads

...in the amount of dead deer recovered from roads.Numbers in Richmond County tell a different story.Since 2009, Augusta Animal Services has seen a 167 percent increase in the amount of dead deer retrieved from Richmond County roads. In 2013...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-19/fewer-deer-carcasses-recovere
Barking dogs spark complaints

...Sheriff's Office to a canine that has been "barking 24/7," said Edward Jefferson, the field operations manager with Augusta Animal Services. Dog owners can be fined $1,000 and face up to 60 days in jail if their animal disturbs the "comfort...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-09/barking-dogs-spark-complaints
Take precautions against freezing temperatures

...plumber out," he said.PETS: Bring dogs and cats indoors when temperatures reach frigid lows.Edward Jefferson, Augusta Animal Services' field operations manager, said his department received three complaints Monday about pet owners leaving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-06/take-precautions-against-free
Shelter event successful

Many thanks to Augusta Animal Services for its Family Fun Day on Sept. 28.It was the first time I visited the new facility, and I was impressed with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-10-15/shelter-event-successful
Help us find the unsung heroes in Augusta

...opportunities to do good and do it.On Sunday you will read the story of Haley Zielinski, a woman who gives her time to the Augusta Animal Shelter. Beyond the walking and bathing and routine care you'd expect from a shelter worker, Haley started an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-11/help-us-find-unsung-heroes-au
Local laws catching up with our responsibilities as pet owners

...petpagepenpals@gmail.com. We definitely need more volunteers.IF YOU ARE looking to adopt a pet, please check with Augusta Animal Services first ? (706) 790-6836. On Saturdays, Petsmart and Petco play host to rescue organizations, and have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-07-27/local-laws-catch
Woman rescues dogs from animal shelter to train for military veterans

...big brown eyes could just see the world outside the Augusta Animal Shelter.Thanks to Zielinski, a volunteer at the...rescue group Ruff Rescues and adopted Jet from the Augusta Animal Shelter. She asked local Vietnam veteran and dog...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-11/woman-rescues-dogs-animal-she
Resources abound in CSRA for a person who cares about pets

...rescue groups that can help. Augusta Animal Services can help. Social media...many animal rescue resources. Augusta Animal Services, on Mack Lane just off...website and at petharbor.com. AUGUSTA ANIMAL Services is on standby alert for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-10-12/resources-abound
Animal event was a success

Augusta Animal Services, with the help of its advisory board and lots of friends, put on a wildly successful Family Fun Day adoption event Sept...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-10-05/animal-event-was-success
It's all about saving lives

...neuter your pets. If your pet is lost, check with the Augusta Animals Services Department on Mack Lane right away.If you...planning to adopt a pet into your family, check with Augusta Animals Services first, and save a life. Many animals are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-06-08/its-all-about-saving-liv