Animal Shelter Criticized For Numerous Violations & Fined $4,800

Sampson County Animal Shelter Violated the Law and was cruel to animals

Sampson County Animal Shelter in North Carolina has been fined a civil penalty of $4,800 for numerous violations including (1) unnecessarily euthanizing animals before the end of the minimum three day holding period (2) lack of proper veterinary care and … please continue reading

Executive director of large animal shelter network tried to gag workers and now faces multiple criminal charges

AHS animal shelter - dirt and carcasses

In October, Roseann Trezza, 70, the executive director of Associated Humane Societies (AHS) ordered volunteers to sign a gagging agreement to prevent them from discussing the Newark shelter on social media. If they refused they’d lose their job. Clearly she … please continue reading

Florida animal shelter flies all its animals to California ahead of Hurricane Irma

Cats an dogs being loaded onto Wings of Rescue plane to be flown to California ahead of Irma (Photo: Jane Tyska/Bay Area News Group)

Hurricane Irma is due to land in Florida on Saturday. Broward County shelter wanted to clear their facility entirely by shipping them up to California to make way for disaster victims. A well oiled machine lept into action. They called … please continue reading