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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.

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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CatPOTW

On the 1st Night of Halloween, my ghost friend gave to me: A fluffy, big-eyed with the coolest name in town – Pangur Dubh! Pangur was brought to us when her owners left her in an apartment and never came back for her. She is just the right blend of

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CatPOTW

On the 2nd Night of Halloween my ghost friend gave to me: The loneliest cat of them all: 8 year old Tommy. Not all stories are happy (at first). Tommy’s is one of those stories. His owner passed away and he and his mother (Momma) were surrendered to the shelter.

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DogPOTW

On the 3rd Night of Halloween, my ghost friend gave to me: an athletic, 5K running machine named Lucy! If you have an active lifestyle and want a dog to match, Lucy is the gal for you. She likes to go for car rides and runs trails like a champ.

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CatPOTW

On the 4th Night of Halloween my ghost friend gave to me:  A sleek black cat named Kevin who is tolerant enough to wear a tiny witch hat! It is not just tiny hats that Kevin allows.  He loves to be held, kissed, petted and cuddled.  Kevin does well with

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CatPOTW

On the 5th Night of Halloween my ghost friend gave to me: the greenest eyes in Texas on the face of the cutest cat: JADE! 10-year-old Jade must have been someone’s cat at some point but she was found roaming a neighborhood, so a Good Samaritan brought her to us

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CatPOTW

On the 11th Night of Halloween, my ghost friend gave to me: A calico named Cricket sunbathing in the window! 5-year-old Cricket was adopted from us as a kitten and recently returned due to a divorce.  She wants to be your one-and-only pet and loves to sleep, eat, and play

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DogPOTW

On the 10th Night of Halloween my ghost friend gave to me: Tish wearing a cow costume! Tish is about 7 years old but don’t let that fool you. She is still down for walks, romps in the yard, and of course couch cuddles. She is smaller in stature with

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