March 1, 2001
When an Oregon shelter began charging owners $500 for the return of unsterilized, unidentified animals, licensing rates quadrupled and many animals in the community saw a veterinarian for the first time.
November 1, 2000
City changes word "owner" to "guardian" in local ordinances.
September 1, 1999
Our shelter has just taken on animal control contracting for the region, and we're wondering how to formulate policies concerning payment for "on call" duty.
September 1, 1998
By weaving legislation and public-education campaigns into a comprehensive plan, then adding specialized programs to sterilize cats or manage feral colonies, your agency can begin addressing cat-related problems in your community.