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By Roberta Fiorito on November 27th, 2014 | Last updated: December 1, 2014 at 10:07 am
Alachua County Animal Services is urging people to foster animals over the Thanksgiving holiday. Already more than two dozen animals over capacity, ACAS will need to begin euthanasia if foster owners are not found.
By James Martin on October 25th, 2014 | Last updated: October 24, 2014 at 4:18 pm
The Alachua County Animal Services and Florida Department of Corrections Work Camp is working together with this year’s “Hairy Pawter” dog academy to prepare a new group of house-trained dogs for homes.
By Aaron Brand on September 23rd, 2014 | Last updated: September 23, 2014 at 2:41 pm
No More Homeless Pets has received a grant for $25,000 from Florida Animal Friend to sponsor free spay and neuter for low-income houses, veterans and students with financial aid. This is the third time the grant has been given to the organization.
By Whitney Lavaux on September 11th, 2014 | Last updated: September 11, 2014 at 6:41 pm
A local Girl Scout donated agility equipment to Alachua County Animal Services. The equipment assists volunteers with training dogs in skills that make them more adoptable.
By Kim Ortiz on January 29th, 2013 | Last updated: January 30, 2013 at 10:34 am
A Maddie’s Fund grant to Alachua County hopes to curb animal euthanization rates by 2015.
By Chris Peralta on November 9th, 2012 | Last updated: November 14, 2012 at 10:50 am
By Emily Burris – WUFT-TV Six dogs from Alachua County Animal Services were adopted into new families and loving homes on Friday. But unlike other shelter dogs, people have been lining up for two months to adopt them. WUFT-TV’s Emily […]
By WUFT News on August 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:04 pm
One year after the organization saved 700 cats from Haven Acres and prosecuted the abusers, Alachua County Animal Services was awarded with the 2012 Humane Law Enforcement Awards. HSUS Florida State Director Kate MacFall says it was all due to the […]