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If You Adopt a Dog or Cat from Stamford Animal Control by Jan 14, You Pay No Fees

Cathy Kangas 12-01-05
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A New Canaan woman, through her company, is donating all dog and cat adoption fees at the Stamford Animal Control Shelter through Jan. 14. Those who adopt an older dog that’s been in the shelter for more than one year will receive two free training sessions to help the animal acclimate to its new home. During the two-week event, the $75 adoption fees being waived include the costs of spaying or neutering, micro-chipping and vaccinations. Here’s how the program got started in Stamford: (more…) Continue Reading →

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Police: After Dog Died in His Care, Darien Man Lied to Animal’s Owner, Veterinarians and Cops

249 Hoyt St. Terence Burns dogs 10-13-17
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Dogs boarded at Terry’s House of Pets in Darien were often kept locked in a motor vehicle while the business’s owner ran errands, were forced to compete for food tossed onto an unsanitary garage floor — in a room that was not climate controlled — and the animals never were let outside for fresh air or exercise, according to an arrest warrant affidavit from Darien police. (more…) Continue Reading →

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