The Tuh Files: There is a Shortage of Dogs in Michigan

In August, Bloomberg ran a piece claiming there were 50,000 stray dogs in Detroit, MI - a claim widely disputed by various animal advocates.  (We talked about it on the blog at the time.)  Michigan Humane Society, which doesn't hold an animal control contract but functions primarily as a pet killing facility anyway, was not … Continue reading The Tuh Files: There is a Shortage of Dogs in Michigan

The Public Rallies Around Vandalized Georgia Shelter

A brick and mortar rescue group called All About Animals in Macon, Georgia suffered a tragedy this month.  On the night of October 16, some person or persons apparently went into the no kill shelter and opened the doors on the pet cages.  When volunteers arrived at the shelter the next morning, they found forty … Continue reading The Public Rallies Around Vandalized Georgia Shelter

Animals Suffer and Die from Neglect at Indiana Pound

The police department oversees the city animal control pound in Lawrence, Indiana.  The facility is staffed by one full time ACO. On Tuesday, police responded to a report of vandalism at the pound and found that several windows had been broken.  They also found that the pets in the facility were dying from neglect.  Covered … Continue reading Animals Suffer and Die from Neglect at Indiana Pound