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Augusta's Stand Down for Homelessness provides hope

...months after losing his roofing job of 10 years, said he heard about the event from a homeless woman while walking to the shelter Thursday night.Maxwell, 57, arrived at 9 a.m. and got a free meal, learned about employment opportunities and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-30/augustas-stand-down-homelessn
Neglected pets need more human help

...not easily done in McDuffie County. I know about the shelter but heard they euthanize, probably from overcrowding. I drove to the shelter but found it was closed, with short hours of operation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-10-18/neglected-pets-n
Dogs from Augusta animal shelter get flight to new homes

...Tara Poppy, a veterinarian at the shelter, said a canine distemper specialist...with the distemper case helped the shelter work with Wings of Rescue, a nonprofit...Poppy said it would help clear the shelter to make room for more dogs, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-13/dogs-augusta-animal-shelter-g
Salvation Army's Christmas Assistance Program gearing up for holidays

...Tree or by donating new, unwrapped toys of between $10 and $40 value.Gifts are also given to children who are in the shelter and those who come to the soup kitchen on Christmas Day.Suarez said the Christmas Assistance program is the one of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-09-01/salvation-armys-
Augusta shelter dogs getting new homes up north

...travel to new homes Tuesday in New York, Wisconsin and Toronto. This is part of a growing partnership between AAS and the Shelter Medicine Program at the University of Wisconsin that will assist in finding adopters for Georgia canines, according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-12/augusta-shelter-dogs-getting-
You Remembered: Sandlot football days

...artillery fire on the attacking enemy forces. "In his effort to hold the high ground, he left the men of his section in the shelter of their covered positions and personally delivered messages to the Infantry commander regarding his observations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-27/you-remembered-sandlot-footba
Augusta Animal Services still not taking in animals after distemper case

...have determined how many dogs at the shelter are at risk for developing canine...cleared dogs will be posted to the shelter's Facebook page as they become...chose to take a different route.The shelter is seeking donations of bleach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-09-01/augusta-animal-services-stil
No kills yet in Augusta animal shelter distemper probe

...July, when 809 animals were impounded, doubling the shelter's capacity.The shelter is in a no-movement status, according to Animal...strays and owner surrenders before they reach the shelter," Broady said.Hayley Zielinski of Dog Networking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-26/city-no-kills-yet-shelte
More resources needed to lower Richmond County's euthanasia rate at animal shelter, officials say

...Networking Agents rescue group toured the shelter Aug. 4 and spotted him, they...hours of DNA discovering Noodle at the shelter, he was transferred to the Winder...volunteer Ashley Whitaker."If the shelter really wants to make a big dent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-15/more-resources-needed-lower-r
Atlanta homeless shelter called 'hub' for tuberculosis

...city would build a police and fire station in place of the shelter on Peachtree Street and Pine Street, north of downtown...Task Force for the Homeless, says everyone who enters the shelter gets tested for tuberculosis. She pledged to fight any...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-13/atlanta-homeless-shelter-cal