Iredell Co Pound Director Under Investigation

Chris Royal, director of the Iredell Co pet gassing facility in NC, is being investigated by the county after an anonymous letter alleging wrongdoing was received by county officials.  The reportedly detailed letter "accuses someone in animal control of seizing livestock and selling the animals".  Ms. Royal is the only AC employee currently on paid … Continue reading Iredell Co Pound Director Under Investigation

The Irresponsible Public Shelters a Group of English Shepherds in NC

The Guilford Co pound in NC kills roughly half its dogs and cats – unless someone there thinks the pet happens to look like a Rottweiler, Chow Chow or “Pitbull”.  Guilford Co refuses to adopt out any pets who, in the staff's opinion, resemble those types of dogs.  The non-profit that runs the pound also … Continue reading The Irresponsible Public Shelters a Group of English Shepherds in NC

Cat Hating Sickos Rejoice: The Orlando Sentinel and The Audubon Society Have Your Fix

One of the most consistent and disturbing search terms I get on the blog involves cat killing and specifically, how to do it.  One good thing about this otherwise depressing issue is that anyone who comes here is going to find nothing but love for our feline friends.  Another good thing is that it continually … Continue reading Cat Hating Sickos Rejoice: The Orlando Sentinel and The Audubon Society Have Your Fix