Support Animal Welfare, License Your Dog

Did you know that the money you spend to license your dog funds the Animal Welfare Program whose investigators look into complaints of animal cruelty? The license fees also help pay for the care of the animals that are victims of animal cruelty. It’s quick, easy, and affordable to license your dog! All you have…

Happy People and Pups at the Strut for Strays!

On Saturday, October 11th 2014 we held our first ever Strut for Strays! 5K Run & Dog Walk! It was so much fun! The event started and ended at Titcomb Mountain. There were almost 80 runners and walkers, plus tons of happy dogs! We are hoping that this will be the first of many years…

Ella Friend: Volunteer Award Winner

Ella has been a dedicated daily volunteer for years now! She comes to the shelter 5 days a week at 5:30 AM and spends at least 4 hours cleaning up after our cats. It’s necessary, but not a very glamorous job! Things would be a lot more difficult around here without Ella. Not to mention,…

Our HOPE Program

As part of our ongoing effort to give every animal their best chance at a happily ever after, we created our Hope Program. The specific point of this program is to help dogs that need a little training become more adoptable. To do this, we reached out to local dog trainer Melinda Ellis. She was…

Another volunteer duty is giving kitties lots of love!

Interested in Volunteering?

If you’re looking for a way to give back, come volunteer at the animal shelter! You’ll be doing something to be proud of, and you’ll have fun! At the Franklin County Animal Shelter we thrive off of help from volunteers and the community. There is always work to be done and the more caring and…

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Here’s a Creative Way to Help Out!

Sponsoring one of our cat or dog kennels is a wonderful way to help the shelter! You can even sponsor in honor of a loved one to give a wonderful gift that everyone can feel good about! If you’re tired of giving your loved ones the same old go-to gifts, then get creative and sponsor…