McDonough County Animal Shelter

Local Humane Society in Home Stretch of Fundraiser

Oct 25, 2015
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The Humane Society of McDonough County is doubling down on what it called an overwhelmingly successful fundraiser from 2014.

PAW Animal Shelter Receives Trailer Donation

May 29, 2014

The PAW Animal shelter in Fort Madison received some assistance from an unexpected source.

McDonough Shelter Finds More Homes for Pets

Jul 30, 2012

The McDonough County Animal Shelter is finding more homes for more pets.

Just over a year ago, the county had a complete turnover of its animal control officers.

Linda Jani chairs ths county committee that oversees the shelter's operation.

She says, “We're very happy with that trend because we like to see the animals going to good homes. Nobody likes to euthanize (animals) but occassionally  it's necessary.