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Tag Archives: animal shelters
By Mia Jones on November 29th, 2013 | Last updated: December 1, 2013 at 5:25 pm
Officials from the Alachua County and Northeast Florida Humane Societies discuss what people should consider before adopting a cat or dog for someone as a gift.
By Ashley Azpiazu on November 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: November 26, 2013 at 11:09 am
Not all counties are complying with a recent Florida law that requires animal shelter adoption, intake and euthanasia information to be accessible to the public. Under the current law, there are no penalties for not making the information public.
By Dana Lewin on August 8th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:07 pm
Investigators are now confident a deadly cat virus that closed the Alachua County animal facilities is now neutralized. The deadly cat virus, Panleukopenia was found last week, and as Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Dana Lewin reports, the shelter is back and business.
By Kevin Roberts on August 1st, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:19 pm
Animal shelters are usually a place where stray animals can be dropped off and cared for. But what happens when the shelter becomes the place of danger? WUFT-FM’s Kevin Roberts has the story on a disease that caused a scare [...]