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By Derek McKissock
News Editor 

County Tackling Animal Shelter Issues-Brevard NC


Last updated 10/1/2015 at 6:59am

Transylvania County Animal Shelter

Transylvania commissioners Monday heard praise and criticism of the county's animal shelter, and staff's plans to correct the problems that saw the state issue fines.

As previously reported, the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services' Animal Welfare Section cited and fined the county for $10,150 for unauthorized animal euthanasias performed at the shelter.

On July 16, the state animal welfare division received a complaint that an animal euthanization had not been conducted by a certified animal shelter employee.

This led to an inspection of the shelter's euthanasia files...

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