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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Animal Shelter Dog Area Quarantine until Sep. 16

Animal Shelter Dog Area Under Quarantine until September 16

The Athens-Clarke County Animal Shelter's dog area has been placed under a quarantine until September 16 due to the presence of canine parvovirus identified in some of a litter of six stray puppies brought to the shelter on August 29. Canine parvovirus (C...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

Animal Shelter Update and Animal Control Operations Review

Animal Shelter Update & Animal Control Operations Review

In early July, the Athens-Clarke County Animal Shelter dealt with a possible outbreak of feline panleukopenia, or “panleuk,” in the cat shelter area. Panleuk is a very contagious virus among unvaccinated cats that has a high mortality rate, especially amo...

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Animal Shelter Website ACC Public Information Office News
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Tips for Reducing Mosquitoes & Avoiding Their Bites

Mosquito Control Tips

The Athens-Clarke County Unified Government’s Mosquito Control Program provides tips and resources to help keep citizens safe during upcoming months when many mosquitoes are most active. Mosquitoes that have fed on infected animals or humans can...

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