Group debates cap on animals at Longview shelter
POSTED: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 - 11:45am
UPDATED: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - 5:11pm
Longview, TX (Longview News-Journal) —
Members of the Animal Shelter Advisory Committee questioned Monday if there should be a cap on the number of animals held in the Humane Society of Northeast Texas’ animal shelter.
The committee, which met with representatives from the shelter, discussed a scathing state inspection of the shelter completed in April and steps taken since then to address areas of non-compliance.
Committee chairwoman, Kristen Ishihara, who also served on the Mayor’s Animal Shelter Task Force, raised concern there currently is no maximum number of animals the shelter will hold.
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