Tagged: Animal Shelter

‘Chipped, Snipped and Safe’ expands Shire-wide

June 1, 2017Posted in: Other

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s free cat micro-chipping and desexing program is being rolled out across the Shire. The expansion of the program follows a successful trial held earlier in the year in Moss Vale. Council’s Project Officer Alicia Kaylock explained the purpose of the program. “Back in March we trialled the program offering eligible pensioners and...

Free microchipping and desexing for Mossy moggies

March 3, 2017Posted in: Other

Wingecarribee Shire Council is encouraging eligible pensioners of Moss Vale with ‘unchipped’ cats to have their feline friends micro-chipped and desexed for free. Council’s trial program entitled, Mossy Moggies: Chipped, Snipped and Safe is being initially offered for pensioners and low-income earners of Moss Vale. Council’s Project Officer Alicia Kaylock explained the purpose of the...

Management of Animal Shelter to remain in Council’s hands

July 9, 2015Posted in: Other

The operation of the Wingecarribee Animal Shelter will remain in the hands of Wingecarribee Shire Council after councillors unanimously voted to endorse an internal management model at last night’s Council meeting. The operational model will see Council retain full responsibility for the operation and management of the shelter, which will continue to accept and rehome...

Animal Shelter Open Day

February 27, 2015Posted in: Community, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council is inviting all interested members of the public to attend an Open Day at the Wingecarribee Animal Shelter on Sunday 8 March 2015 to learn more about the different management models currently being considered by Council. Council officers and a representative from Sydney Dogs and Cats Home will present an outline of...

Animal Shelter management models on exhibition

January 27, 2015Posted in: Community, Other

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment on three different proposed models regarding the ongoing management of the Animal Shelter which will go on public exhibition from Tuesday 27 January. The three short-listed models include: Internal management (Council continues to operate the Animal Shelter), Mixture of Internal management and External operations through a partnership, and External...