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Home for Good Dog Rescue co-founder makes accusations against director of Augusta Animal Services

...indeed adopt unaltered animals to rescues under contract and still refuse to contract with individual residents."How the shelter picks who they will treat how is their decision, just as long as the sterilization act is complied with," Murrah...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-08/home-good-dog-rescue-co-foun
Sheltered animals remain in limbo after loss of vet

...remain in limbo at Augusta Animal Services since the shelter lost its part-time veterinarian last month and...foster the unaltered animals and get them out of the shelter.Broady said the shelter tried that arrangement before but only 20 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-03/sheltered-animals-remain-lim
Animal Services leaves out key proposal during Commission presentation of ways to lower shelter kill rates

...but omitted a key proposal being pushed by some of the shelter's advisory board members.The revised ordinances include...to lower the county's 70 percent euthanasia rate, the shelter should enter into written contracts with rescue groups...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-26/commission-study-ways-lower-
Transport rescue effort could benefit dogs at Augusta shelter

...approach. You have to get outside the shelter walls on a community level. It's...Taubeneck, the program coordinator for the shelter's Puppies Across America Program...average time an animal waits at the shelter before being adopted is two days...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-20/transport-rescue-effort-coul
Contributing to SafeHomes' shelter campaign will benefit everyone

...offices and 36 beds to shelter families escaping abusive situations. Its original 16-bed shelter has been outgrown.The shelter's location is a secret, largely because one of the problems of that aging shelter is inadequate security. The proposed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-24/safety-through-number
SafeHomes raising $3 million for new shelter, office building

...14,500-square foot shelter and office will be gated to protect the confidentiality and well-being of clients. The shelter's current location has been kept secret from the public because it lacks adequate security, Hall said.Schott...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-20/safehomes-raising-3-million-n
Paws in the Park raises money for shelter

...animals," she said. "We want every animal to find a loving home."Currently, there are 21 dogs and 100 cats at the shelter."We use the funds from Paws in the Park to buy food, pay vet and electricity bills, as well as cleaning supplies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-10/paws-park-raises-money-shelte
Woman rescues dogs from animal shelter to train for military veterans

...Shelter.Thanks to Zielinski, a volunteer at the shelter, Jet and other dogs from the shelter are getting a second chance and helping military...drying, walking and cuddling animals at the shelter on Mack Lane. Many of the dogs, she learned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-11/woman-rescues-dogs-animal-she
Closings, changes, weather updates

...868-3375 if you would like to go to the shelter and need transportation. We will...last from 24 to 72 hours. Again, the shelter has plenty of space for those who...We currently have 60 citizens at the shelter. The shelter remains open. For...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-13/morning-starts-slick-cold
May Park heat shelter opened

...people will take advantage."The shelter can hold up to 300 people, she...their own things."In addition to the shelter, the Red Cross will also provide...fixed by Thursday, she stated the shelter will remain open if the conditions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-12/may-park-heat-shelter-op