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Commission approves hiring of full-time vet for Augusta Animal Services

...Commission on Tuesday approved the hire of a full-time veterinarian for Animal Services, a new position that saw few applicants...who performed sterilizations in March 2014, and various veterinarians have filled the void since.The commission approved the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-04/commission-approves-hiring-fu
Bill to put more livestock veterinarians in shortage areas

...livestock and public-health veterinarians in rural areas. However, Everett...taxes and possibly allow one more veterinarian to join the program for every...the area's growing demand for veterinarians."Ensuring all communities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-22/bill-put-more-livestock-vete
Government | The Augusta Chronicle

...Stutsman | Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015 Government The Augusta Commission on Tuesday approved the hire of a full-time veterinarian for Animal Services, a new position created last year as a strategy to lower the shelter's elevated euthanasia rate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/local-government
Augusta-Richmond County Commission | The Augusta Chronicle

...Feb. 2, 2015 Augusta-Richmond County Commission The Augusta Commission on Tuesday approved the hire of a full-time veterinarian for Animal Services, a new position created last year as a strategy to lower the shelter's elevated euthanasia rate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/augusta-richmond-county-commissio
Lady Antebellum | The Augusta Chronicle

...from visits the group has made to the Augusta area. The Augusta Commission on Tuesday approved the hire of a full-time veterinarian for Animal Services, a new position created last year as a strategy to lower the shelter's elevated euthanasia rate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/lady-antebellum
Banks buy land near Evans shopping center

...said.The shopping center opened in 2009 with a Publix grocery store and a few other tenants. It now has a pharmacy, a veterinarian, a handful of restaurants and a Doctors Hospital urgent care location.This would be the second location in Georgia for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-03/banks-buy-land-near-evans-
Beagle named Miss P wins best in show at Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

...Isabella had other ideas."We pulled up and opened the car door, she jumped out and then she jumped right back in," veterinarian Diane Voss said. "It's been hard for her."Same for the Chihuahuas, Italian greyhounds and plenty of other pooches...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-02-17/beagle-named-miss-p-
Protesters target circus animals' treatment

...2009 undercover video of handlers beating elephants and whipping tigers was edited in a misleading way by PETA and that veterinarians are on the premises constantly to ensure the welfare of animals."Was there sloppy handling? Yes, there was. Were any...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-31/protesters-target-circus-anim
Augusta Animal Services advisory subcommittee meetings, discussion drifting away from stated goals

...to pull offenders over on the road, and the sheriff's office might not be able to respond immediately to complaints.Veterinarian Mark Tribby said the practice is a safety hazard for animals, as he treats dogs that have fallen from vehicles for fractures...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-06/augusta-animal-services-advis
Kentuckian Page Bowman wins third Augusta title, claims Classic Non-Pro

...her."I can see the horizons of college," she said, adding that she'll likely attend Kentucky and focus on an animal science degree and become a veterinarian like her dad. "I'll probably follow in my father's footsteps."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/futurity/2015-01-23/kentuckian-page-bowman-w