The Dish - News & Happenings

17

Nov

2020

Kitten rescued from dumpster gets happily ever after

Last week, our Animal Care Officers sprung into action after getting dispatched to a call for a trapped kitten! The kitten was stuck by a dumpster and desperately crying out for help. Our officers dug to the bottom of the dumpster to see if the kitten was possibly under all of the trash, but no luck. Upon further inspection, the kitten was spotted under the dumpster, but out of reach.  

23

Oct

2020

Keep Pets Safe This Howl-O-Ween

ACS offers pet safety tips during trick-or-treating season

Halloween is fast approaching and ongoing COVID related cautions will likely change some traditional activities like door to door trick-or-treating. Despite this “new normal,” Halloween is still considered a family-oriented holiday and many people like to include their pets in the festivities. Animal Care Services offers these tips to keep your entire family safe--whether they have two legs or four!

5

Oct

2020

Animal Care Services seeks clues in kitten cruelty case

Investigators seeking information on individual who drowned kitten in San Antonio river

CONTACT: Lisa Norwood, 210.207.6665 210.315.3130
Lisa.norwood@sanantonio.gov
Alfonso Rios, 210.207.6589 956.961.5782
Alfonso.rios@sanantonio.gov

20

May

2020

Animal Care Services to receive up to $20,000 in matching grant from Petco Foundation

Investment will help save more pets in San Antonio through the COVID-19 crisis

CONTACT: Lisa Norwood, 210.207.6665; 210.315.3130
Lisa.norwood@sanantonio.gov
Alfonso Rios, 210.207.6589; 956.961.5782
Alfonso.rios@sanantonio.gov

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