The Transylvania Times -

Animal Shelter Given Good Report - Brevard NC


A state official has said Transylvania County residents can "take pride in their county animal shelter" and that the shelter is "providing an "excellent service to the community."

These comments were made by Dr. Patricia Norris, the director of the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services' Animal Welfare Section, after she visited the animal shelter on Nov. 24.

As previously reported, Norris' office had cited and fined the county for $10,150 for unauthorized euthanasias at the shelter.

From Sept. 1, 2014, to July 21, 2015, there were 205 cases of euthanasia performed by staff...

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