Category: Public Shelters
|September 2, 2011||Posted by russmead under Public Shelters|
In 2010 New York State made substantial changes in its Animal Population Control Fund (APCF) for low cost spay/neuter services. Effective January 1, 2011, the state Dept. of Ag & Markets no longer administered a voucher/veterinary reimbursement program.
|August 27, 2011||Posted by russmead under Public Shelters|
|July 7, 2011||Posted by russmead under Public Shelters|
Three animal rescuers banned from volunteering at the Town of Hempstead, New York animal shelter are proceeding with a federal lawsuit before U.S. District Court Judge A. Kathleen Tomlinson.
Diane Madden, Lucille Defina and Frances Lucivero-Pelletier have filed an action against the Town of Hempstead and several town officials and shelter employees.
|June 1, 2011||Posted by russmead under article, Public Shelters|
In New York and other states, bills have been introduced that would generally require public animal shelters to release to rescue organizations animals that would otherwise be euthanized.