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  1. Lisa B

     /  March 26, 2016

    The NCDA&CS released the 2015 North Carolina animal shelter statistics (more than a month sooner than they used to!) You can download them as a PDF ( or and Excel doc ( I’m working on a Google sheet that calculates percentages and whatnot, and then I will add 2015 to the multi-year comparison I’ve started (2011-2014 is here: but it may take some weeks because of life.

  2. The Pathfinder 2016 event is live streaming right now. Learn about No Kill sheltering and advocacy from experts for free over the inter webs:!pathfinder-2016/xa5nv

  3. The story of the Ebey Island Cats here:

  4. Lisa B

     /  March 27, 2016

    This is sweet: Boys rescue abandoned dog tied with bungee cords in Detroit

  5. Casey Post just sent me this link. How’s this for a I AM OUTTA HERE pic?

  6. Eucritta

     /  April 1, 2016

    UW Shelter Medicine, veterinary diagnostic lab find canine influenza transmitted among cats:

  7. Alice

     /  April 2, 2016

    SCOTX rules that impounding a dog and transferring it to a rescue doesn’t mean the owner no longer HS any claim to him/her:

    I find it very interesting that they mislabeled the breed of the dog upon impound, yet knew which breed rescue to contact.



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