Communities often face challenges when providing good animal care and control services. Success relies heavily on a well-trained crew who are compassionate, committed, and dedicated to our mission … Meet the team!
Meet the Team… Animal Care
The animal care team is responsible for the daily care of the shelter animals. The shelter receives about 3000 animals each year. The shelter employees 2 full-time licensed vet techs. They are the nurses of the animal world. The vet techs assist the Animal Control Officers on emergency calls any time of the day or night. They work closely with veterinarians to make sure our animals are healthy and safe.
Meet the Team… Animal Control
The animal control team enforces the state and local animal control laws. They investigate or respond to over 3500 calls a year in the Boone County area. Our ACOs rescued over 1100 animals last year. Animal control is available for emergency response 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Meet the Team… Volunteer Management
The volunteer management team help organize events, foster care and other volunteer activities. They play an important role by representing our Volunteer Team when evaluating programs and services.