DuPage animal shelter reached maximum capacity for 4th time this year

The DuPage County Animal Services shelter in Wheaton reached maximum capacity Friday, leading to an emergency request for help in housing 80 dogs, 119 cats, and 34 small and exotic animals. “We’ve taken in more dogs this summer than we have in years,” Brian Krajewski, chairman of the DuPage County Animal Services Committee, said in […]

RivCo Animal Shelter Over Capacity, Expected to Double After July 4th

“Every year right around the Fourth of July, a few days before and a few days after, we call that our Armageddon. That’s our busiest season,” Coachella Valley Animal Campus Operations Chief Jaclyn Schart said. One minute, you’re celebrating the Fourth of July with your furry friend. In the next, they’re nowhere to be found. […]

Pet owners caught dumping dogs, but animal shelters say they’re at capacity

NEW ORLEANS — Pet rescues across New Orleans are pleading with the city to step up and help with the staggering number of pets being surrendered.  One rescue shelter said they are getting 20 surrender requests a day, but they have a solution that could save the animals. Zeus’ Rescues shared their Nest camera video […]

Mason County animal shelter over capacity

POINT PLEASANT, WV (WOWK) — Animal advocates in Mason County are hoping the public can find room in their hearts and homes because the Mason County Animal Shelter is overflowing. The shelter has the capacity for 25 dogs, but right now they have 40, putting a strain on all of their resources. Nearly two dozen […]

Long Beach Animal Shelter Over ‘Critical Capacity’ – NBC Los Angeles

Long Beach’s Animal Shelter has been over capacity since February due to a sudden influx of dogs arriving and the shelter could possibly resort to euthanasia in order to reduce the overflow of their kennels. “There are no open kennels to take in more dogs. There are dogs in conference rooms, the lobby, and offices. […]

Washington Co. Animal Shelter still at capacity for dogs | WJHL

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) – The Washington County Animal Shelter remains at capacity for dogs, according to a post from the shelter on social media. According to the post on Facebook, the shelter has taken 39 dogs over the course of the last two weeks, and 127 since the beginning of January. Low dog adoption […]

Animal rescue expansion to double capacity for dogs, cats | Business Observer

Project: Nate’s Honor Animal Rescue campus expansion Location: East Manatee County, bordering Lakewood Ranch Cost: $12 million Size: 23,000 square feet Builder: Benderson Development   Project details For a rescue that used to operate out of a house trailer, garage and dirt floor barn, the campus expansion going on at Nate’s Honor Animal Rescue is a […]

Denison Animal Services at capacity –

DENISON, Texas (KTEN)—The Denison city pound is at full capacity and cannot take in any new animals. If they are unable to free up space, they will have to begin euthanizations. The Denison Animal Welfare Group is also at capacity and seeking fosters and adopters for relief. “Fosters are essential, they’re lifesavers for us,” DAWG […]

Bryan Animal Center past max capacity, adoptions needed to avoid euthanizations

BRYAN, Texas — The Bryan Animal Center is in a state of desperation right now, low on adoptions and high on animal intake – especially dogs. They need the community’s help to foster or adopt. The shelter is currently between 15 and 20 dogs over its capacity, according to staff, forced to fit as many […]

Muncie Animal Care & Services pausing intakes, is “beyond critical capacity”

MUNCIE — Muncie Animal Care & Services (MACS) is pausing all dog and cat intakes because there is “absolutely zero space” at the shelter. MACS says there are currently over 125 dogs and 375 cats/kittens at the shelter. “Sadly, we have now reached a point where we are beyond critical capacity … we literally have […]

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