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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

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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

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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

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