Saturday, June 24, 2017
CLOSE
 
NATIONAL ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER APPRECIATION WEEK CELEBRATED IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY
By Sentinel News Service generalinfo@lasentinel.net
Published April 9, 2013
PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATERELEASE
Date April 8, 2013
Contact:  Evelina Villa (562) 256-1364
 
 
NATIONAL ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER APPRECIATION WEEK
CELEBRATED IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY
       
 
       If you still think they’re the dog catchers, the County of Los Angeles Department of Animal Care and Control (DACC) invites you to take a moment this week—during National Animal Control Officer Appreciation Week—to rethink about the role animal control officers play within the community. 
 
Each day, DACC’s animal control officers go out into the field to protect the lives of residents (and animals) of all unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County and 52 contract cities. As the largest animal control agency in the nation, DACC’s officers provide emergency response services during natural disasters, enforce state and local animal control laws, educate the public about responsible pet ownership through outreach and intervention, and provide care and shelter for nearly 90,000 homeless animals each year.
 
Animal Control Officers from County animal care centers will be at the Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday, April 9, 2013, to accept a scroll, proclaiming the week of April 7th-13th as National Animal Control Officer Appreciation Week throughout Los Angeles County.
 
For more information about your local County Animal Care Center, visit our website,animalcare.lacounty.gov, find us on Facebook,facebook.com/CountyofLosAngelesAnimalCare, or follow us on Twitter @LACoAnimalCare.
 
###
Categories: Family

Get the Taste of Soul App!


SEARCH:    
Videos



Events

Legends


Photo of the Day

LA Sentinel
in your pocket:





TOS-Cookbook-Web
© 2017 Los Angeles Sentinel All Rights Reserved • A Bakewell Media Publication

Contact UsAboutMedia KitCorrections & Misprints

Privacy PolicyTerms of Service

LA Watts TimesTaste of Soul

Close / I'm already on the list

Subscribe Today!

Don't be limited anymore! Subscribe Now »

** Existing and Legacy print subscribers, please Login / Register »

Subscribe to The Los Angeles Sentinel for only $5.99 $3.99 per month, with 1 6 months free!

LIMITED OFFER - FREE 6 MONTHS! Don’t miss out on this limited time offer - subscribe for FREE now!

Relax in comfort each week as you read the printed newspaper on your own time, delivered weekly to your home or office. This subscription also includes UNLIMITED DIGITAL ACCESS for all of your devices. Includes FREE shipping! One easy payment of $3.99/month gets you:

Subscribe Now »