04th Mar 2013
microchip

Too often, microchips are missed by shelter staff.

From PetFinder.com, Traditional modes of identification, like pet tags or ID collars, need to be replaced regularly—and can slip off, be removed, or become hard to read— but microchips last...

21st Feb 2013
how to sex a cat

“Butt, is it a boy or a girl?”

Columbus Animal Care & Control (CACC) is an “open-admission” municipal facility in Columbus, Georgia. All screen shots below were taken today, Feb 20th, 2013. Photographs and information about impounded dogs...

27th Nov 2011
clean me

PetFinder is finally up… sort of…

Remember, Columbus Animal Care & Control shut down the functioning PetFinder account on November 3rd. Well they finally got their PetFinder account up and running… Here is one of the dogs...

Lovely Lilly

Saturday, November 19, 2011. When Columbus Animal Care & Control (CACC) opened this morning, I was ready to help Sara with Antevasin Photography, capture some fantastical pet photos to grab...

13th Nov 2011
denial

And we thought she was on our side…

I think you know who I’m talking about… she was supposed to help us. She said she was going to change things… She made us think that things would get better…...

07th Nov 2011
This was her photo from the Columbus AC website. On it, they stated that she is a MALE, was impounded 10/25, would be available 10/31, and included the Area Found: Waco St.

Is it too much to ask that city employees do their jobs, and do it right?

I was at Animal Control today to (try to) bail out Dolores, a senior black lab/chow mix who has stolen my heart – I shared her professional photos in a...

06th Nov 2011
petfinder

The fight for PetFinder continues into National Animal Shelter Reform Week.

This is my follow up to my last blog, PetFinder.com. Designed for shelters, just not this one. From our own Mayor’s facebook page: Stefani Buzzard: Why cancel a program that...

05th Nov 2011
Bolo Tag #67

PetFinder.com. Designed for shelters, just not this one.

PetFinder.com is an online database of adoptable pets in the care of about 13,000 animal welfare organizations in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. At this time, Petfinder is responsible for finding...