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Apr 21, 2021  · Huntsville Animal Services reduces fee for ‘genetically adoptable’ pets May 20, 2021. It’s become increasingly popular for pet owners to submit DNA tests to determine an animal’s breed, but Huntsville Animal Services (HAS) has taken away some of the guesswork by certifying its pets as 100% genetically adoptable.

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Adopt a Pet - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) Every pet that enters our shelter – even those that are vaccinated – are at an increased risk for developing a cold. Most of our pets experience mild to moderate clinical signs such as sneezing, coughing, runny eye, runny nose and a cough.

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Reclaiming Your Pet - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) We need the pet owner to physically come to our department located at 4950 Triana Boulevard, 35805 to discuss their specific situation. Impoundment Sterilization and microchipping of all animals impounded at Huntsville Animal Services is mandatory per revised Ordinance No. 18-952, Section 20.(b), Chapter 5-72 and the owner will be asked to pay ...

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Free Spay or Neuter Promotion for Pets in 35805 - City of ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 05, 2018  · Pet owners should call the vet office of their choice and make an appointment. Proof of residency within the 35805 zip code is required. “Our data shows the majority of dogs impounded at the Shelter are from the 35805 zip code, and this is the reason we are targeting pet owners living in this area,” said Dr. Karen Sheppard, Director of ...

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Surrendering Your Pet to the Shelter - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) Pet surrender to any animal shelter should be your last resort after you have exhausted all other options to find your pet a safe and healthy home. Below, you’ll find tips on how to find your pet a new home. EXAMPLE: Lightning is an 8-year-old black and white spayed female Dachshund weighing about 20 pounds. She is mainly black, but has a ...

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Finding Your Lost Pet - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) Losing a beloved pet is distressing and immediate action is important. We offer the following helpful tips if your pet is lost. Visit Huntsville Animal Services every 2-3 days until your pet is found at our 4950 Triana Boulevard location.. Go online daily to the Animal Services database and check pictures and descriptions of all lost and stray pets. ...

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Licenses & Pet Ordinances - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) If your pet is not spayed or neutered or ‘intact’ your annual license fee is $50. Exotic Pets (as defined in the ordinance) do not require a city license, but must be registered with the City. This is an effort to know what types of exotic animals reside in our city and where they can be found.

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Search For Your Lost Pet - City of Huntsville

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Posted: (52 years ago) Map stray pet pickups in Huntsville within the past 72 hours. More Tips for Finding Your Lost Pet. Local resources and outreach tips. Contact. Phone: 256-883-3782. Address: Huntsville Animal Shelter. 4950 Triana Blvd SW . Huntsville, AL 35805 . View Map. Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9 a.m. – …

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Pet Surrender - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) Pet surrender to Huntsville Animal Services, or any other public shelter, should only be considered after exhausting all other means of safely rehoming the pet yourself. If you are interested in surrendering your animal to Huntsville Animal Services, please fill out the following form.

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Pet License - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) If your pet is not spayed or neutered or ‘intact’ your annual license fee is $50. Exotic Pets (as defined in the ordinance) do not require a city license, but must be registered with the City. This is an effort to know what types of exotic animals reside in our city and where they can be found.

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Spay and Neuter Assistance - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) The City of Huntsville actively seeks to fight pet overpopulation problems and avoid euthanasia through the Fixin’ Alabama Spay/Neuter program for pet owners on state or federal subsidized assistance or low income (e.g., Medicaid, Disability, EBT, WIC, Tax Documents showing adjusted gross income of $35,000 or less). Proof is required.

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Dog Parks - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) Pet Services. Dog Parks. Huntsville offers several “Dog Spots,” off-leash doggie play areas. Each is approximately the size of two football fields and designed with dog safety in mind, having a divided play area for dogs less than 25 pounds.

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Adopt and Foster - City of Huntsville

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Posted: (52 years ago) Adopt a Pet. Search for adoptable shelter pets Foster Programs. Take a look at Huntsville Animal Services foster programs: Foster to Adopt, Sleep-Over, Foster to Rehome Contact. Phone: 256-883-3782. Address: Huntsville Animal Shelter. 4950 Triana Blvd SW . Huntsville, AL 35805 . View Map.

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Pet Services - FAQs - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) To register a pet, the animal must have proof of a current rabies vaccination from a licensed veterinarian, which is required by state law. The city license is available at Huntsville Animal Services located at 4950 Triana Boulevard 35805 , call (256)883-3782 or (256)883-3788 for directions and office hours.

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Foster Programs - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) The newest foster home program is called a Sleep-Over. This program allows the fostering party to take home a pet for 1 to 4 nights. Upon returning the pet to the shelter, the fostering party will complete a form sharing all the information collected about the pet during their visit including information such as: did the pet like other pets, housebroken, tolerates cats, likes children, etc.

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Dog Spot Park Rules - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) The City of Huntsville’s Dog Spot promotes responsible pet ownership and encourages the socialization of dogs to other dogs and people. CURRENT RABIES VACCINATION. Rabies Vaccination are required by State Law and City Ordinance. Rabies virus is a disease that can be spread from dogs to humans.

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Strays or Found Pets - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) Place a found pet ad in local publications and online neighborhood associations, such as Craig’s List, NextDoor, and your local newspaper. Check these resources for lost pet notifications, too. People who lose pets often post on Craig’s list or call Animal Services. Contact. Phone: 256-883-3782.

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Huntsville Animal Services offering retro prices for ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 21, 2021  · If you’re unable to adopt a pet, consider fostering an animal through the Shelter’s foster program to help reduce kennel populations. HAS is located at 4950 Triana Boulevard in Huntsville. The shelter is open Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Dog Surrender Form - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) Pet Services; Volunteer and Support; Environment. Animal Services. Pet Services. Surrendering Your Pet to the Shelter. Dog Surrender Form. There is a $35 fee to surrender your pet. Share & Print. Share to Facebook Twitter Instagram Print this page. Top Requests. Pay …

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Working Cat Program - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) WORKING CAT PERSONALITIES. Semi-feral – A semi-feral cat has had some contact and experience with humans and has developed a comfort level with humans due to feeding, receiving medical care or similar contact, but semi-feral cats being considered for the working cat program are unsuitable as indoor pets.Like social cats, semi-feral working cats make good companions for other outdoor animals ...

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Animal Complaints - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) Animal complaints, ranging from animal neglect and suspected abused to requesting an animal trap, can be filed online by completing an Animal Services Report.. The more complete and accurate information you can provide, the better we can serve you and address the situation.

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Lost and Found - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) Search For Your Lost Pet. View pictures and other identifying information about lost pets via our database. Strays or Found Pets. Report a stray animal in a non-emergency situation or report a found pet. Reclaiming Your Pet. Costs and procedures for reclaiming your pet. Contact. Phone: 256-883-3782.

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Urban Wildlife - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) small pet & children safety Huntsville Animal Services receives many calls from concerned citizens regarding the safety of pets, children and themselves when confronted with urban wildlife. There is rarely a danger to the public unless someone is attempting to pet, hand-feed, or catch a wild animal.

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Park Rules - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) Pet owners are responsible for the removal of any waste deposited by their pet. All trash must be disposed of using the receptacles provided. Excessive garbage which can not be properly disposed of in the provided receptacles must be removed from the park by the patron. Events leaving large amounts of trash in the park may be subject to any ...

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Huntsville Animal Services reduces fee for ‘genetically ...

Posted: (52 years ago) May 20, 2021  · It’s become increasingly popular for pet owners to submit DNA tests to determine an animal’s breed, but Huntsville Animal Services (HAS) has taken away some of the guesswork by certifying its pets as 100% genetically adoptable. Starting Friday, May 21, adopters can take home a furry companion for as little as $10. There are more than 50 dogs, puppies, cats and kittens at the shelter in ...

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Animal Services Archives - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 21, 2021  · Huntsville Animal Services reduces fee for ‘genetically adoptable’ pets May 20, 2021. It’s become increasingly popular for pet owners to submit DNA tests to determine an animal’s breed, but Huntsville Animal Services (HAS) has taken away some of the guesswork by certifying its pets as 100% genetically adoptable.

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Lost and Found Pets group reunites owners with pets, eases ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Feb 14, 2018  · Members of the site will typically keep a stray pet for a brief period of time until the owner is found through the website. That eases the financial burden on the shelter and the workload for a busy staff. “More people are wanting to help and they’re not taking (lost …

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Shelter pets are virtually the best Study Buddies - City ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 31, 2020  · Huntsville Animal Services is offering a new pet adoption promotion for the month of August. Just in time for school to start, we believe our pets are virtually the Best Study Buddies. Don’t miss out on this perfect opportunity to adopt a Shelter pet and save a life. Adoption fees have been reduced to $5 to $15. Some exceptions may apply. Each adopted animal receives a free bag of pet …

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Huntsville Animal Services Foundation - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) Used or new pet crates (plastic or wire) for foster homes (cat carriers, large portable wire dog kennels) Puppy and kitten food, small and medium bags under 25 pounds. Purina or Pedigree or higher quality brands appreciated! Shampoo, without chemicals, preferred in …

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Time to vote for the Best Pet Story and earn donations for ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 18, 2020  · Huntsville Animal Services needs your help to win donated funds by voting for the best pet stories submitted to the Clear the Shelter Adoption Story Challenge. The more votes, the better the chance our shelter can win money to help our pets during this pandemic. Pet adoption stories and photographs were submitted online September 1 through September 14. Register to vote by signing …

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Animal Services COVID-19 Information - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) Huntsville Animal Services is open during normal business hours but will continue to operate under more stringent health and safety guidelines. The front door remains locked, however, Shelter staff are on duty and working with the community to adopt and foster pets. Animal visitation will continue in the front of the building and in the two play yards. Before coming to the Shelter, please call ...

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Huntsville Animal Shelter is at capacity - calling for ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Huntsville Animal Services is at capacity with too many dogs housed in the kennels. Shelter staff are looking for people who are willing to help with adoptions, fostering, and photographing pets to encourage adoptions. For those looking to adopt a pet, the Shelter is filled with loving dogs needing a home. For those who cannot adopt but love animals, this is is a wonderful opportunity to ...

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City ordinance enforces humane conditions for dogs living ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 31, 2019  · The Huntsville City Council approved new pet ordinances in October 2018 to safeguard the care of dogs living outdoors. Pet owners of any canine that normally house their animals outside unattended on their property are now required to provide a humane restraint for these animals, which means dogs cannot be chained. In addition to pet safety outlined in existing ordinances, the City ...

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Got barking dog woes? How to stop the noise in Huntsville ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Play with your pet at least an hour/day. Exercise your pet at least 30 minutes/day. Contact a professional dog trainer. Take your dog to doggie daycare! Bring your pet inside during the times that may be troublesome for your neighbor. Remember that many dogs may not bark when the owner is home, but may bark excessively when outside and unattended.

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Senior Pets are Special - November Free Adoption Package ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Nov 05, 2017  · The adoption package includes vaccinations, spay/neuter, microchip and city license. Please help save a senior dog or cat today by adopting a shelter pet! The Shelter is located at 4950 Triana Boulevard, Huntsville 35805.

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I surrender! How Huntsville Animal Services is tackling ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 05, 2018  · How somebody would willingly surrender this adorable dog is almost unfathomable. And the urge to walk out of Sheppard’s office with a new pet is almost uncontrollable. Sadly, she is one of more than 10 dogs and cats per week – more than 700 in 2017 – owner-surrendered pets received by Huntsville Animal Services.

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Giving shelter pets the best possible care and a second ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 14, 2018  · Sheppard hopes the expanded living quarters, quieter, less stressful environment, and better accommodations for prospective pet owners will keep the shelter’s live release rate in the 90 th percent range.” Finally, crews will implement a better ventilation system to reduce noise and cut down on kennel cough and other respiratory disease in ...

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How Huntsville Animal Services finds safe 'forever ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Feb 06, 2017  · Step one for potential pet owners is a visit to the Animal Shelter on Triana Blvd. He or she chooses a cat or a dog, then interacts with a volunteer or employee while becoming familiar with the pet. A new owner must sign an adoption contract, signifying they understand all the needs of the pet – flea control, nutritious diet, etc. Virtually ...

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National Canine Fitness Month offers health benefits for ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 23, 2021  · The bond between the human and pet is so beneficial, and dogs need to be walked. Sandra Pozar-Keeter, a longtime HAS volunteer who walks dogs several times a week, echoes those benefits. The Pittsburgh native said volunteering gets her …

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Council Member Jennie Robinson - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) May 14, 2021  · Huntsville Animal Services reduces fee for ‘genetically adoptable’ pets May 20, 2021. It’s become increasingly popular for pet owners to submit DNA tests to determine an animal’s breed, but Huntsville Animal Services (HAS) has taken away some of the guesswork by certifying its pets as 100% genetically adoptable.

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Vector Control - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) Regularly remove pet feces, daily if possible, from your yard because they can be a food source for rats and mice; Keep your property free of tall grass and weeds where rodents might hide; Keep the area within 100 feet of your house clear of junk piles, discarded pieces of furniture, or old cars where mice or rats can nest or hide

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Dr. Karen Sheppard honored with award and grant for ...

Posted: (52 years ago) May 30, 2017  · Maddie’s Fund was created in 1994 by David and Cheryl Duffield and named for their pet miniature schnauzer. The foundation has awarded more than $187.8 million in grants to entities leading the way in pet adoption and lifesaving. In honoring Sheppard and …

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A dog-gone good rescue effort from Huntsville Fire ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Oct 02, 2017  · Morris’ first pet was actually a hamster named Sandy – his stepbrother had one named Candy – but grew up in a household where his stepmom owned a Pomeranian Chihuahua named Stitch, who was “20 pounds of pure energy.” DeWayne got the naming rights to the pet: He was a fanatic for the “Lilo and Stitch” films.

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Council Member Devyn Keith - City of Huntsville

Posted: (52 years ago) May 20, 2021  · It’s become increasingly popular for pet owners to submit DNA tests to determine an animal’s breed, but Huntsville Animal Services (HAS) has taken away some of the guesswork by certifying its pets as 100% genetically adoptable. Starting Friday, May 21, adopters can take home a furry companion for as little as $10.

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