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WANTED: One or more El Paso elementary school classrooms to use as case studies for a new Humane Education initiative.

WANTED: One or more El Paso elementary school classrooms to use as case studies for a new Humane Education initiative.

A new subcommittee on Humane Education has been created by the Animal Shelter Advisory Committee. The purpose of this subcommittee is to research, develop, and execute Humane Education classes, activities, and presentations in area schools, libraries, recreation centers, and other...

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Free spay, neuter services available for El Paso County residents

Free spay, neuter services available for El Paso County residents

Original Source: http://cbs4local.com/news/local/free-spay-neuter-services-available-for-el-paso-county-residents  El Paso County residents will be able to get their pets spayed and neutered for free at several events hosted by the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office. The free program is available for residents of Horizon City, Vinton, Socorro,...

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Want to rescue animals? FREE information workshop April 18, 2015

Want to rescue animals? FREE information workshop April 18, 2015

In Animal Welfare we hear many negative things about the kill rate of animals in El Paso’s city shelter. Why can’t El Paso be like Austin? Or San Antonio? They are NO KILL. They have low kill rates. Becoming a...

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Local man arrested on two counts of animal cruelty

Local man arrested on two counts of animal cruelty

Update: (03/15/2015) Carlos Fernandez posted his bond last night and was released from jail this morning. Please do not post his address or visit his home. He is not presently living there and the house is occupied by somebody else...

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Dog Fighting Awareness Day: ASPCA Dog Fighting Google+ Hangout

Dog Fighting Awareness Day: ASPCA Dog Fighting Google+ Hangout

#DogFighting is one of the gravest and most violent forms of #animalcruelty imaginable. It is for this reason that dog fighting is a felony in all 50 states. Today, April 8th is the ASPCA’s Dog Fighting Awareness Day. This day provides an in-depth...

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Tails to GO! Pet Services presents classes at the Humane Society of El Paso (April)

Tails to GO! Pet Services presents classes at the Humane Society of El Paso (April)

From TailstoGO.com Please email us at rsvp@tailstogo.com to reserve your seat. You can also call us at (915) 209-7227. If prompted to leave a message include a phone number with area code, your full name, number of people attending, and...

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Tails to GO! Pet Services: Free service for disabled or elderly

Tails to GO! Pet Services: Free service for disabled or elderly

Post by Tails To GO – Pet Sitting, Dog Walking, Taxi, & Education.

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Proper Training Methods: How to prevent a bite attack

Proper Training Methods: How to prevent a bite attack

It’s great to see some real science based methods being discussed on a news channel. Often times the media will get sound bytes from people unqualified to make statements about dogs for the sake of getting more viewers and sensationalizing...

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Community Affairs Interview with Lorraine Austin The Fox 92.3 FM

Community Affairs Interview with Lorraine Austin The Fox 92.3 FM

It was a pleasure to be able to discuss common pet related issues and promote our different classes with Lorraine Austin this morning. Please share this interview on your facebook page, email, and any other way you can. We will...

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Local and State Laws Regarding Pets in El Paso

There has been a lot of questions regarding what is required by law for our pets in El Paso. While it is not easy to decipher Title 7 (The City’s Pet Laws), I have complied a list of local and...

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