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Dog control established: Social media supporting save animals
January 25, 2014
By simply Emily CroweCNJ staff [email protected] com
Thanks to the power of social networking, more animals than ever in Clovis will be being salvaged from specific death. In respect to Creature Control Boss Marty Martinez, the Clovis shelter allows local creature rescue groups to snap and post photographs of the shelter's dogs and cats and post these people on Fb. While re-homing numbers turn through the years, the shelter noticed an increase in the number of dogs and cats implemented in the past few years, with 488 total in 2011; 656 in 2012; and 691 last year.
CNJ personnel photo: Emily CroweAnimal Control Officer Carrina Hungerford tends to a dog located outside Clovis High School. Martinez said social media is the driving force behind the increased volume of adoptions at the shelter. " Social media is very new, 2 weeks . whole new pastime, вЂќ he said. " It's simply using it properly, and that's likely to help. вЂќ Tami Edinburgh, foster overseer for Desire Defined Dog Rescue, stated the organization likewise sends photos of the family pets to it is partners in Colorado. " They then revisit and state вЂI desire that dog, 'вЂќ the lady said. " At that point, My spouse and i come in, I pull the dog and I input it into foster care. We have it fully vetted, without the spay and neuter, that the other rescue does. After that we perform transports every single two weeks to Colorado. вЂќ Animals taken in and adopted out simply by Hope Defined are measured in the shelter's adoption tally each year. From time to time, the shield will receive animals that are not acceptable to the public, such as livestock, chicken, ducks, hawks and in many cases coyotes. Several of animals go to the Hillcrest Park Tiergarten for...