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After providing limited animal control services since the previous Board of Directors and Administrator Tom Menzel eliminated the Animal Control Division and two full-time Animal Control Officers, Vicki Uppal, the current Administrator, will be presenting a recommendation to fund the Animal Control Division at Wednesdays Board of Commissioners meeting on [...]
Mon, Jan 15, 2018
Source: Pet Friends Magazine
The Grand Traverse County Animal Control Ad Hoc Committee held another meeting today concerning the funding and staffing of the Animal Control Division. Commissioners Cheryl Gore Follette, Dan Lathrop and Bob Johnson discussed options at the meeting with others in attendance. Information was presented at the start of the meeting by [...]
Thu, Jan 11, 2018
Source: Pet Friends Magazine
After a previous Grand Traverse County Board of Commissioners and past Administrator Tom Menzel eliminated the Animal Control Division at the end of 2015 with no public input, 2018 brings with it new hope that animal control services will be restored to at least what the previous budget and staffing [...]
Sat, Jan 06, 2018
Source: Pet Friends Magazine
The holiday season is filled with special food, decorations and gatherings with relatives and friends. Some of that fun can be dangerous to pets. Each year many pets are rushed to emergency veterinary clinics over the holidays after often preventable mishaps with food or decorations. Click here for a list [...]
Sat, Dec 16, 2017
Source: Pet Friends Magazine
Eva Worthing, councilwoman for Flint’s 9th Ward, cut the ribbon at the grand opening of a new non-profit spay/neuter clinic for pets on Saturday, Dec. 16. Michigan non-profit, All About Animals Rescue, opened the state of the art high-volume affordable spay/neuter and wellness clinic in the former Boy Scouts of America [...]
Sat, Dec 16, 2017
Source: Pet Friends Magazine