WilCo animal shelter receives 41 canine overnight from ‘possible animal cruelty situation’

Shelter desires people today to adopt, foster or donate objects to assist

An animal shelter in Williamson County desperately requires foster family members immediately after using in 41 pet dogs from Liberty Hill on Friday. (Courtesy: Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter)

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) — An animal shelter in Williamson County desperately requirements foster family members immediately after taking in 41 dogs from Liberty Hill on Friday.

The Williamson County Sheriff’s Workplace claimed in a push release the dogs were eliminated from the house owing to “a probable animal cruelty condition,” and explained the proprietor helped impound the canine.

Misty Valenta, the director of animal providers at the Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter, claimed in a Fb video clip posted Thursday the shelter had taken 20 canine in “from a one location” and had them in kennels in the shelter’s ingestion place.

At that time, she said they ended up about midway accomplished collecting all the dogs from the property, and she was ideal. By Friday, 41 dogs were at the shelter which is currently more than-ability, Valenta claimed.

The canines that just came in are not suitable to be adopted or fostered nonetheless, but Valenta explained the other medium to substantial-sized pet dogs at the shelter can be, and that will make room for dogs that just arrived.

“Right now, our most significant issue is to keep these pet dogs secure and sound and deal with any illness,” she explained in the online video. “The set up we have now is just to get via tonight.”

Regardless of whether it’s adoption or just fostering a canine in excess of spring crack, the shelter said in a press release that possibly will support make house for the new puppies. People can glimpse on the shelter’s web site to see which dog they want to undertake or foster. For people who want to foster a canine for the first time, a foster software desires to be stuffed out.

If adoption or fostering isn’t an option, the shelter is accepting donations to Jane’s Fund, the professional medical fund to help address the animals, and paper lunch luggage, blankets/towels and Science Diet pet dog kibble. Objects can be dropped off the shelter located at 1855 SE Interior Loop in Georgetown.

WCSO reported the animal cruelty investigation is ongoing.