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Schenectady mayor floats idea of regional animal shelter

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The city can’t afford its own animal shelter, but with aggressive dogs occasionally attacking neighbors and feral cats roaming the streets, Mayor Gary McCarthy is working on a different solution: a regional animal shelter. He had discussed expanding the private Animal Protective Foundation shelter, which isn’t large enough to handle the number of dogs and cats abandoned in the city. But expansion costs too much, he said, so he’s started asking town supervisors if they’d ...

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August 18, 2012
8:24 a.m.

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