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Animal Resource Center no longer providing shelter, care for cats

Published: Monday, April 29, 2019 @ 6:35 PM

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The Animal Resource Center will no longer be providing general shelter and care for cats.

This change is to better serve in their role as Montgomery County’s dog enforcement agency and to direct cats to more suitable resources in the community.

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Due to the facilities limited space for cats, housing them has shown to be more detrimental to their well-being because a large portion of cats have gotten ill because of their time in the shelter, resulting in poor outcomes.

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For any concerns about cats in Montgomery County, contact SICSA Pet Adoption Center, 2600 Wilmington Pike, at www.sicsa.org or 937-294-6505 or the Humane Society of Greater Dayton, 1661 Nicholas Road, at www.hsdayton.org or 937-268-7387.

If you need to find a home for a cat, visit https://rehome.adoptapet.com.