Law could increase dog fighting penalties

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An amendment in the state Capitol could strengthen the state’s dog fighting law. Senate Bill 2934 passed out of both the House and the Senate recently and is headed to the governor for possible approval or veto. The amendment will add new … Continued

Spay program opens to dogs countywide

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  (This story by Jebb Johnson originally appeared in the Daily Corinthian and appears here with permission.) Earlier than first planned, the animal shelter’s new spay program is opening up to dogs countywide. Initially limited to the Rienzi area, the … Continued

Fundraiser to kickoff foundation efforts

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(This story by Zack Steen originally appeared in the Daily Corinthian and appears here with permission.) Animal lovers will get a chance to howl under the moon for a good cause. The Corinth-Alcorn Animal Shelter will host “A Night to … Continued

Shelter to launch foundation, plans for new building

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(This is story is being printed with permission of the Daily Corinthian and staff writer Jebb Johnston.) The Corinth-Alcorn Animal Shelter is working toward establishing a foundation to raise $1 million for the construction of a new shelter facility. The … Continued

State of the Shelter: Shelter cares for animals, struggling for funding

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  (This story by Zack Steen originally appeared in the Daily Corinthian and is appearing here with permission.) (This story is the first in a series on the “State of the Shelter” – a look at the current issues and goals … Continued

Shelter finalizing plans for spay program

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(This story by Jebb Johnston is being printed with permission of the Daily Corinthian.) The Corinth-Alcorn Animal Shelter is finalizing plans for the Aug. 1 launch of a low-cost spay program that is hoped to be a solution to the … Continued

Shelter to launch low-cost spay program

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(This story by Jebb Johnston originally appeared in the Daily Corinthian and is here with permission.) “This is the answer to our problems.” Corinth-Alcorn Animal Shelter Director Charlotte Doehner believes that to be true for the new “ACSpay” program, which … Continued

Shelter offers Fireworks pet safety

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(This story by Zack Steen originally appeared in the Daily Corinthian and is appearing here with permission.) Fireworks can be a pet’s worst nightmare. Corinth-Alcorn Animal Shelter Volunteer Director Charlotte Doehner said July 4 is one of the most dangerous … Continued