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What My Shelter Means to Me: Dane County Humane Society
In particular, we found ourselves drawn to pit bull type dogs. Both of our attitudes had previously been shaped by the rumors and misinformation often disseminated by word of mouth and the media.
How you can feed kittens dropped off at OC Animal Care shelter and save their lives
It’s kitten season and OC Shelter Partners needs help getting the stray babies, who aren’t ready to eat on their own, nursed so they can grow and be found homes.
What's going on? Huckleberry Park shelter being replaced
The process of replacing the shelter in Huckleberry Park began Monday. By midweek the old shelter, which was installed in the mid ‘70s, was gone.
Homeless Shelters Should Be a Place to Heal
The trauma, emotional and physical pain that comes with homelessness can only be addressed by employing love and compassion.
Why Rats and Mice Seek Shelter Indoors
WHY RATS AND MICE SEEK SHELTER INDOORS 3 Tips to Prevent Rats and Mice from Warming Up Inside Your Home Black rat on table As the weather turns colder and the rain returns, do you ever notice how much faster you move to get indoors? We're anxious to get inside because it's warm and dry there That point is not lost on rats and mice. They will do the same thing as they look for ways to find shelter from colder, wet weather.…
Bring to Orlando: Privately-funded Smart bus shelters
LYNX was founded in May 2972 to serve Orange, Seminole, and Osceola counties. IT was known as Tri-County Transit until 1992 when it officially changed its name to LYNX and then to the Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority in March 1994. It serves 1.8 million people spread out over 2,400 square miles with an operating …
What it takes to get a bus shelter installed
It’s hot or it’s raining and you’re waiting for a bus. The stop is on a barren sidewalk devoid of shade or any protection from the elements. You decide to [continue reading]
What's going on? Willow St. Park in Hannibal receiving shelter
Hannibal Parks & Recreation Department personnel were making preparations Tuesday for a concrete pour at the Willow Street Park.
Place Matters: What is a First Food Desert?
Does where you live impact infant health? Too many babies are born into first food deserts with serious health implications for the community. What is a firs...
Tri-County Animal Shelter Closed Sept. 10-11
Tri-County Animal Shelter Closed Sept. 10-11 The Tri-County Animal Shelter (6707 Animal Shelter Road, Hughesville) will be closed to the public Saturday, Sept. 10 and Sunday, Sept. 11 for staff training Animal shelter staff are attending a seminar for shelters, rescues, and animal control personnel. This two day seminar will cover topics for both cats and dogs which will include information on shelter intakes, enrichment programs…
Polk Place Southeastern Guide Dog Walkathon
The Southeastern Guide Dogs Walkathons have evolved from humble beginnings to a series of wonderful, multi-site events that comprise their biggest fundraiser...
It's Raining Cats: How the Animal Shelter Helps Our Cute Friends
Whether you’ve seen them or not, feral cats are abundant in Jackson County. Here’s how the Animal Shelter helps our local felines both wild and domesticated.
Some homeless shelters bar men over security concerns
Cold weather is hitting western North Carolina but fewer homeless shelters are allowing men inside.
How To Cope With Sheltering in Place
This fact sheet provides tips for coping with sheltering in place. It explains common reactions when sheltering in place, and provides recommendations for caring for oneself and the family.
How to Shelter-in-Place
Easy steps on how to Shelter-in-Place, Pasos sencillos sobre cómo refugiarse en el sitio
How to shelter-in-place
When conditions in the air might be dangerous, FEMA has steps you need to take to keep your family safe
Polk Place;Big Brothers Big Sisters 100 Men 100 Days
100 Men in 100 Days is Big Brother , Big Brothers Big Sisters special challenge; for every child they want to help they need one adult join the BBBS Family. ...
What to do during a shelter-in-place
The 60: Know what to do during a shelter-in-place and how to file a claim if you're impacted by the ITC fire.
How cities took the lead in a new statewide law requiring pet stores to sell shelter animals only
State law comes after many cities already had banned commercial sales of pets in retail stores