Eagle County animal shelter reopening

Eagle County animal shelter reopening
Local News

By Randy Wyrick

EAGLE — Eagle County’s animal shelter is open again, and the county will not be partnering with the Eagle Valley Humane Society, at least not right now.The animal shelter will be open by appointment only, and is again handling pet adoptions, county officials announced.The county closed its $1.2 million animal shelter a month ago when county officials laid off two staffers and fired the former director.Among the allegations were a ringworm infestation in the animal shelter, but that was cleaned up well before anyone was fired or laid off, said Nathan Lehnert, interim director of Eagle County’s animal services.$16,500 bill …

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