Waterville animal shelter’s director departs after facility closes briefly because of to unwell animals

Chris Mitchell walks Beatrice from an outside kennel to an indoor kennel Monday at the Humane Society Waterville Spot at 100 Webb Road in Waterville. Mitchell is on the animal shelter’s board of directors. Other folks connected to the facility walked canines on a grassy place around the kennels. Abundant Abrahamson/Morning Sentinel

WATERVILLE — The Humane Culture Waterville Area animal shelter has closed temporarily thanks to animal sicknesses, in accordance to officials.

Meantime, some animals have been parsed out to other services, and the govt director is no longer employed by the shelter.

Officials would not say Monday no matter whether Lisa Oakes was fired as government director or remaining of her possess choosing, expressing only she was no lengthier an personnel as of very last Thursday.


The shelter’s board of administrators requested the point out Wednesday to inspect the shelter because of to concerns it was overpopulated with animals

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Excellent Falls Animal Shelter briefly reduces hours

Wonderful FALLS — Thanks to a seasonal inflow of animals and confined staffing, the Fantastic Falls Animal Shelter has briefly adjusted its several hours of operation.

As of June 10th and until even further recognize, the shelter will be open for small business on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 10:00 am until finally 5:00 pm, with kennel viewing and adoptions from 11:00 am until 4:30 pm. Business several hours on Saturday are from 10:00 am till 2:00 pm, with kennel viewing and adoptions from 11:00 am right until 1:30 pm. The shelter will be shut on Thursdays and Sundays.

With the weather conditions acquiring warmer and more men and women returning to perform, the Great Falls Animal Shelter has experienced an extraordinary improve in animals in their facility. They acquire an common of about 2,166 animals per 12 months. But with extra than 100 cats and kittens and virtually

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