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Shawn G

Shawn G works for the Georgetown Texas Animal Shelter. Prior to working at the shelter, she volunteered there for 10 years and also served as chair of the Animal Shelter Advisory Board for several years. She lives with Cinder and Ella, two middle-aged black Lab mixes. She is responsible for the fun, heart-warming descriptions featured on Pets of the Week.

DogPOTW

As President, Valentina would start each day with a belly rub and a refreshing bark at a dachshund. 4-year-old Valentina was surrendered with her son Flash when their owner didn’t have enough time for them. She is a little shy but likes belly rubs. She knows sit, off, walks well

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Pets News

We’re celebrating Presidents’ Day with $19 adoption fees on large dogs of a year or older.  Vaccinations, microchip, spay/neuter, small bag of food and a vet voucher are all included in the adoption price. For the entire month of February, you can adopt a large adult dog for only $19

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DogPOTW

Presidential Candidate Buck is campaigning to be an inside dog!  He is a member of the Cats Drool Party. 6-year-old Buck is a Lab/Hound mix who likes to be chased, likes to chase squirrels, and play with toys. He knows sit, pulls some on leash and gets along with some

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DogPOTW

If Hercules were President, his Oval Office would include a comfy sofa and designated nap times. (His worried brow is from campaigning!) 4-year-old Hercules was stuffed under the shelter fence and chained to the gate instead of being surrendered properly. In spite of that, he is a happy, energetically playful

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CatPOTW

If Chuey were President for the day, she would wrap herself in a soft blanket like a burrito and accept head-scratches while eating yummy canned food. (Wait, she does that every day.) Chuey is 16 years young and was surrendered after living her whole life with a family.  She is

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Pets News

Spring is around the corner, and with spring comes kitten season!  The Georgetown Animal Shelter is again holding three free spay/neuter clinic for cats this spring – February 24, April 28, and June 23. The goal of the clinics is to reduce the cat population in Georgetown.  This is the

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Newsletter

If you’re interesting in volunteer at our shelter, please come to the volunteer orientation on Tuesday, December 12, 5-6 p.m.  You will get an overview of the shelter and a tour, and then you can think about what activities you’re interested in – such as dog walking, cat socializing/cleaning, adoption

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Pets News

Georgetown Animal Shelter wants the Force to be with you, just in time for the premiere of the next Star Wars movie.  To help ease overcrowding, the shelter is offering 60% off of adoption fees through the end of the year. The “May the Fur Be with You” adoption special

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Pets News

We had another fantastic year! We cannot thank the community, our volunteers, and our rescue partners enough for helping us achieve this fantastic goal.

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Pets News

The Georgetown Animal Shelter has canceled the November pet vaccination clinic due to a last-minute conflict with our veterinarian’s schedule.  If you were planning on updating your pet’s vaccinations this month, here are a few other low cost options: Saturday, Nov. 11, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. – Georgetown Farm Supply, 1300

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