• Spencer County Animal Shelter Closes Amid Demands for Reforms

    7 days ago - By Alley Cat

    The Spencer County Animal Shelter is closing, effective immediately. The decision by the county Animal Control Board was announced on October 4 th and was issued more than a month after Alley Cat Allies hit the ground in Spencer County, mobilizing supporters and advocates and fighting for humane changes at the shelter. In August, shelter volunteers and a worker reported that live cats and kittens were put into a freezer to die as a cruel form of “euthanasia.”
    At its October meeting, the Animal Control Board voted to shut down the shelter and terminate director Christina Payne, who...
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