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Saturday, August 30, 2014

Oxford-Lafayette Humane Society

Spaying, neutering your pets is an act of love

Ever wonder why spaying or neutering your pet might be important — beside all the obvious reasons? Staff Writer Alyssa Schnugg relates memories of a special pet as she writes about the valuable help offered at Oxford World Spay Day held recently. (February 28, 2014, Page 4A)

Dog’s treatment deserves special ‘treat’

Assistant News Editor Jeff Eubanks writes about how pets – dogs and cats – have grown on him through the years, and how that makes him even more upset at the treatment of Sunny, a dog recently turned into the local animal shelter. Eubanks’ punishment for whoever abused Sunny would really be special, he adds. (December 27, 2013, Page 4A)

Letters to the Editor

Don Sides writes about the ongoing problem with too many kittens and puppies and gives a list of agencies and sites that are helpful, including the Oxford-Lafayette Humane Society which will benefit from Thursday’s Stars and Stripes 5K and Family Fun Run in Oxford. (July 2, 2013, Page 4)

Letters to the Editor

Kelly Shannon writes to thank members of the Lafayette-Oxford-University community who contributed unselfishly during this yeara’s 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance. (September 13, 2012, Page 4)

Animal rescue?

One hundred and two. Yes, 102. That’s the number of animals euthanized between May 26 and 31, according to the the Oxford-Lafayette Humane Society, because of behavior, illness and space. Staff Writer Melanie Addington looks for a different answer and discusses no-kill principles with someone involved with that approach. (June 3, 2011, Page 4A)

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