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Passion for Pits animal rescue in Covington under fire for conditions of facility

COVINGTON, Tenn. — Passion for Pits is an animal rescue shelter that for the last few years has been run from the back of a Covington home on Bucksnort Road. 390 more words


Meet Furry Friend Kandice!

Time to meet this week’s Furry Friend!

She’s Kandice the cat, and she’s up for adoption through Memphis Animal Services!

This two-year-old tuxedo cat was found wandering a Memphis neighborhood, and was brought to the shelter just two weeks ago! 112 more words

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MAS releases new euthanasia policy

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Animal Shelter is making some policy changes when it comes to their euthanasia procedure.

WREG first learned a new euthanasia policy was in the works in September, after three MAS employees were suspended this summer for euthanizing four puppies that were scheduled for adoption. 148 more words


I'm Going to Stop You Right There

As most pet owners know, end of life decisions are heartbreaking.  When a beloved family member has been diagnosed as medically hopeless by a veterinarian or even when suffering is evident, it is not uncommon to hold onto hope.   776 more words

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Spunky has a home!

This week’s furry friend was Spunky and we have good news!

Spunky has found a new home.

To find other animals who need a home, visit the… 68 more words

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Petition calls for MAS director's job

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Every time she looks at the photos, Heather Sanders says her heart breaks.

“You can see the incision`s open, bleeding.”

The animal was spayed at the Memphis Animal Shelter and then adopted without the proper stitching, she said. 237 more words