Case Update – The recently fired/charged with cruelty Martin Co pound director is suing to get his job back because: he wasn’t properly trained, his co-worker is a dummy and a druggie and the dog he shot in his cage was a monster pitbull owned by lowlifes. (Thank you Clarice for the link.)
Case Update – The GA high school teacher who had students hold down two cats while he removed their testicles will not be charged and county residents are encouraged “to accept the incident as a learning experience”. (Thanks Clarice.)
The Tri-Cities pound in WA saw its intake halved last year. The director is completely clueless as to how that happened and apparently uninterested in finding out. (Thanks Mary.)
A bill banning gas chambers in SC shelters has stalled in the House because legislators worry that implementing the bill would be too costly even though gassing is a more expensive killing method and shelters are already killing via injection anyway.
The Board of Health in Niagara Co, NY voted two months ago to support a TNR program to humanely manage and reduce the feral cat population. The board recently voted unanimously to reverse its position after a vet on the board cited opposition to TNR from veterinary groups and the CDC. (Thanks Arlene.)
Best Friends bought a gym in Kanab, UT. (Thanks John.)
Plot Twist: Cop comes across loose pitbull, normal human behavior ensues. (Thanks Anne.)