Every pet owner should read this article but especially those who think they might be targeted by a corrupt administration sending ACOs to your home on trumped up complaints (Thank you Laura for sending this.)
Foodies will enjoy Katie’s description of her lunch and learn with a rep from the Hill’s corporation
A Mississippi couple named their Pitbull “Cocaine”. Yeah. Fast forward to the end where the husband ends up being accidentally shot to death by the wife. (Thank you Susan for the link.)
Change.org has an update on the situation in Memphis called Mayor Wharton’s Memphis Blues
Editorial in the Commercial Appeal says the image problem at MAS is not yet fixed (Thanks Clarice.)
A SC preacher failed to provide adequate care to keep his litter of Labs alive. When confronted by police, he tried to lie his way out. He’s been charged with animal cruelty. (via No Kill South Carolina)
Sheriff’s deputies in Cleveland Co, NC believed cruelty charges were warranted against the owners of puppies found crammed into crates in an outdoor building without air conditioning last month. Animal control officers disagreed and ultimately the charges were dropped.
A gassing pound in Franklin Co, AL uses a recycling container for a “drop box”. The county commission chair describes the facility as “adequate”. (Thanks Arlene for alerting me to this story.)