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Uncharted Waters

Uncharted Waters The coronavirus pandemic is in its early days, the scale and force of the economic and medical crisis that is about to hit the United States will take many months, if not years, to fully recover from. From the virus: the spread, the markets, the...

Going Into 2020 Like…

Columbus Animal Care & Control Going into 2020 like… Euthanasia, the word conjures up mixed emotions. From sadness, discouragement to anger, it is word and a topic that is mired and mirrored with controversy. While no one likes to talk about it, within animal...

Sweet Home Columbus

Sweet Home Columbus! Hello Local! I’m Tricia Montgomery and I am the new CEO or rather, Leader of the Pack for Paws Humane Society. To say I am beyond thrilled to be here; is an understatement. A bit about me, I am the former CEO and Founder of K9 Fit Club,...

Farewell

I’ve been dreading the thought of writing this column as I don’t want to accept that it’s time to say, “goodbye”. Thank God for deadlines or I would never get around to it. Halloween was my last day at Paws Humane Society. It was five years since I began as interim...

It’s Time to Talk about Cats

To say that cats are controversial is an understatement. I and many others, some of them innocent bystanders, have been held hostage in city council meetings battling over the merits vs. the dangers felines pose to society. Knowing cats the way I do I’m pretty sure...

No-Kill by 2025

Best Friends Animal Society, based in Kanab, Utah is a mover and shaker in the animal welfare world. Just a couple of years ago they came out with an incredibly bold vision to achieve a no-kill nation by the end of 2025. It’s a moonshot at which some may scoff....

Hurricane Barry Disaster Relief

Hurricane season hit early this year. In fact, we got our first call in mid-July, coincidentally the same day we had set a meeting to review our hurricane response protocol to ensure that it was up-to-date. Tropical Storm Barry was threatening to swamp Plaquemines...

We Do This Together

You have, no doubt, read about animal hoarders and puppy mills, discovered and then broken up by law enforcement. Too many of these cases occur right here in West Georgia. Just a few short months ago 700 dogs and puppies were seized from a puppy mill in Berrien...

A Dog’s Gotta Play

Dogs are meant to run and play with each other. They are resolutely social animals yet we house them separately in animal shelters all across America, supposedly to keep them safe.  We know they thrive in groups, but we also know that big, powerful dogs, most of what...

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