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Apr 03

Covid-19: A Trying Time For All, But Also A Time of Generosity

Posted on April 3, 2020 at 12:57 PM by Lori Calvery

There’s no question that COVID-19 has changed the world for all of us. Every aspect of our lives has changed, from our work life to our home lives. And that’s no different for the Contra Costa Animal Shelter.

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Mar 03

Celebrate St. Pitty's Day

Posted on March 3, 2020 at 2:30 PM by Lori Calvery

It’s March and do you know what that means? It’s time for our St. Pitty’s Day adoption event where adoption fees for all our Pitty dogs are free (minus licensing). But we’re here today to talk about May, not March. That’s May, the sweetest pocket Pitty on the planet.

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Jan 07

New Animal Laws Take Effect in 2020

Posted on January 7, 2020 at 4:24 PM by Lori Calvery

This year, there are two important new laws in the state of California that apply to animal shelters – SB 245 and AB 588. Both of these laws took effect on January 1st and represent great improvements in animal welfare. 

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