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Animal Shelter


Palo Alto Animal Shelter To Stay Open, Despite Budget Troubles

The city of Palo Alto was faced with the prospect of closing its Animal Services Center on East Bayshore Road after a decision last year by Mountain View to opt out of its partnership.



Pet Lovers Fighting Closure Of Palo Alto Animal Shelter

A hearing on the future of the shelter was slated for Tuesday’s Palo Alto City Council meeting.


(photo courtesy: City of Alameda)

Volunteers Come To Rescue Of Alameda Animal Shelter

Friends of Alameda Animal Shelter, a group of volunteers, will be running the facility beginning in January.


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Animal Update: Volunteerism

KCBS’ Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at The San Francisco SPCA, about volunteer opportunities at the SPCA.



4 Bay Area Animal Shelters Offering $10 Cat Adoptions

Bay Area animal shelters are offering cat adoptions at considerably reduced prices during November due in part to the sluggish economy.

CBS San Francisco–11/12/2010