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Hearing set over Yankton animal control officer's firing

A grievance hearing is set over the Yankton Police Department's firing of its animal control officer in July. The Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan reports that the hearing before the … Click to Continue »

Costa Mesa partnering with Orange County Humane Society for animal shelter

COSTA MESA The city is getting an animal shelter to temporarily house stray dogs and cats collected by its animal control officers. But critics are objected to plans for the city to partner with the Orange County Humane Society to operate the facility. On Tuesday, Oct. 24., the Planning Commission discussed the proposal for a […]

Dozens of Dogs Left Tied Up in Florida as Hurricane Irma Approached

3 months agoNews : Slate: The Slatest

Authorities in south Florida rushed to rescue as many animals as possible ahead of Hurricane Irma’s arrival. In Palm Beach County, animal control officers rescued 49 dogs and two cats that weren’t just left inside a house, but rather tied up or somehow restrained so they would have no way of even attempting to escape if there is flooding. Show More Summary

Brickbat: Papers, Please

4 months agoNews : Reason

Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control officers will begin going door-to-door in West Covina to make sure dog owners have paid their license fees. Officials admit the move is aimed at raising revenue.

Animal Control Warns Kim’s Husband Of ‘Issues’ With Rescue Dogs In Surprise Visit

Kim Zolciak and Kroy Biermann got a surprise visit from Fulton County animal control officers on July 30, and now can exclusively reveal that the Don’t Be Tardy couple put their foster dogs at risk before they were investigated! A “passer by” caller asked for an animal wellness check to be conducted at the Read More

Union County deputies, groups rescue 13 neglected animals

Thirteen animals found living in extremely neglectful conditions on a property in Alpine, Mississippi, have been rescued. Union County Sheriff Jimmy Edwards says his office, along with Animal Control, Animal … Click to Continue »

Coyote snatches dog off SF doorstep as horrified owners watch

Animal control officers are patrolling a San Francisco neighborhood this week after a coyote sprang out of the dark and snatched a small dog off the porch of a home as the horrified pet owners returned from an early morning walk. The...Show More Summary

Rabbit survives being shot with hunting bow

5 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : AOL: Style

SHEFFIELD, Ala. (WHNT) – Colbert County Animal Control officers are investigating a bizarre cruelty case. They say someone is shooting animals with a hunting bow. Read more...

Animal control officers uncover a nest of snakes and a pool full of alligators at Thousand Oaks home

Animal control officers on Thursday discovered a congregation of alligators and a nest of venomous snakes inside a Thousand Oaks home where twice in the last three years a cobra has gotten loose and terrorized neighbors, officials said. Just eight weeks ago, the homeowner’s next-door neighbor spotted...

Peacock raises havoc in liquor store

6 months agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

The animal control officer doesn't know if he should use his net to catch the bird or the bottles of liquor falling off the counter. We started a new page called @animalsdoingthings and it's all animal videos and they're all hilarious. Check it out A post shared by Drunk People (@drunkpeopledoingthings) on Jun 21, 2017 at 6:54pm PDT [via]

Smell of 'something dead' leads authorities to truck filled with hundreds of animals

The smell of “something dead’ lingered around an old moving truck found parked in Fresno on a recent boiling hot day, officials said. The odor was enough to prompt a resident to notify local authorities. When animal control officers arrived about 3 p.m. Friday, they “found a horrific situation:”...

Spooked Bird Causes Liquor Store Smashup

6 months agoNews : USAToday: News

A female peacock on the loose in a liquor store near Los Angeles led an animal control officer on a chase that also led to smashing bottles of wine and champagne before the bird was finally nabbed. (June 6)        

Albany workshop trains teams for pet rescues during floods

Animal control officers and rescue volunteers from across the state are in Albany this weekend for a statewide Disaster Response Bootcamp that will train them to rescue pets. The event … Click to Continue »

70 Cats Removed From 'Deplorable' Conditions in New York Home

Animal control officers from the Putnam County SPCA discovered 61 living cats and nine deceased cats inside a home in Kent, New York. They searched the property on May 16, 2017, after reports of a high number of pets living in squalor. According...Show More Summary

Saved from the stew pot, pet rabbits are a bargain at SF shelter

“Rabbits do have to pay attention,” said Eleanor Sadler, a San Francisco animal control officer. [...] danger may be a thing of the past for 43 white rabbits that must be regarded as the luckiest bunnies in the annals of San Francisco. The...Show More Summary

Reward of Up to $5,000 Offered for Help in Exposing Suspected Animal-Fighting Rings

Over the last few months, Santa Cruz animal control officers have discovered the decaying bodies of approximately 30 roosters off Rancho Road and nearby Shell Road in Watsonville. The... The post Reward of Up to $5,000 Offered for Help in Exposing Suspected Animal-Fighting Rings appeared first on PETA.

Brickbat: Keep Your Snake Under Control

8 months agoNews : Reason

Jerry Kimball said he thought it was a joke when a Sioux Falls, South Dakota, animal control officer cited him for allowing his pet snake to slither freely at a local park. "He was literally asking me to put a rope around my snake," Kimball said. Animal Control Supervisor Julie DeJong said a city ordinance requires all pets to be leashed or restrained in public.

Found: A ‘Very Large’ African Cat Roaming the Streets of New Jersey

In Paterson, New Jersey, on Thursday morning, the people of Mill Street saw a surprising creature walking the block—a very large cat that they weren’t quite able to identify. “One person said it was a tiger,” an animal control officer told The Record. Show More Summary

Already Sans One Appendage, Simon Loses a Second One to a Killer Dog but His Devoted Owners Elect to Allow Him to Live and He Rewards Them Handsomely by Making a Remarkable Adjustment

Simon Has Been Through Hell but Is Still Able to Smile "I stopped counting at NZ$22,000. It sure is a lot of money but putting Simon down wasn't an option. He's part of our family."-- Robert McCarthyShelters, Animal Control Officers, veterinarians, wildlife biologists, and ornithologists kill cats in droves. Show More Summary

Fake 'Animal Control' Officers Are Stealing People's Dogs

Men posing as animal control officers are stealing dogs in southern Illinois, authorities say, leading officials to warn dog owners not to leave their pets unattended. Perry County Sheriff Steve Bareis says two men seen driving a white pick-up truck with "Animal Control" written on the side are suspected of...

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