HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) – The Colbert County Zoo is beneath investigation after a former worker stated animals had been being uncared for. The employee claimed that the animals had been sitting in containers coated with sewage on prime of one another.
“Issues are good there. “
Bailey stated the worker labored on the web site for 2 days earlier than leaving work. Bailey stated the settlements are in dire straits, however they’re doing their finest.
“They’re hungry, they’re ravenous, they’re wholesome and we don’t have the ability to take care of that type of factor proper now,” Bailey stated. “We did one of the best we may. The individuals there labored arduous.”
Housing director Corey Speegle stated the shelter was constructed to accommodate 20 canine, however now, it has 80.
Speegle grew to become director in April and stated he needed an actual shot to show issues round.
“Anybody can come and see for themselves what’s happening of the shelter,” Bailey stated.
Speegle added that the one option to repair a few of these points is to dump as many animals as attainable.
He inspired native residents to return and volunteer in the event that they needed to assist make a distinction. You can too assist the settlement with a donation.
The important thing has the next two components in place. On July 9, there was a canine and automotive wash. It prices $ 15 for 2 initiatives.
On August 6, the doggie magnificence pageant shall be held. Admission is $ 25. The proceeds from each instances will go to the medical payments.
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