(MENAFN – Send2Press Newswire) HANOVER EAST, NJ, June 29, 2021 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) – Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter announces that more than 350 animals will be transported from El Paso to California, New Jersey and Wisconsin, thanks to efforts of BISSELL Pet Foundation, Animal Rescue Corps, University of Florida Maddie Shelter Medicine Program, City of El Paso Animal Services and Suite. It is the largest transport effort in the history of the BISSELL Pet Foundation and one of the largest in the history of pet rescue.
PHOTO CAPTION: Photo caption: Sampson, rescued in May, has found his forever home.
Mount. Pleasant Animal Shelter is pleased to partner with this historic transport, coordinate field efforts in New Jersey, and create a network for the placement of approximately 130 dogs. Jessica Garrison, Shelter Manager at Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter is leading the effort here in New Jersey. Garrison travels to El Paso, TX to chaperone the return flight to Morristown, New Jersey on Friday, July 2, 2021. Shelters from as far away as Rhode Island are joining us in New Jersey to help receive at-risk animals from the overcrowded refuge of El Paso.
“We are happy to be a partner in this life-saving operation,” says Lorri Caffrey, executive director of Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter. “NJ is no stranger to pets in need, which is why we seek to welcome animals locally as much as possible. There are times, however, when we receive an SOS from overcrowded shelters across the country. and we are able to help them.We are grateful to the BISSELL Pet Foundation for their efforts to save animals in times of crisis.When we work together, we can save more lives.
Mount. Pleasant Animal Shelter is committed to working within the community to provide the best possible care.
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Mount. Pleasant Animal Shelter has been saving lives for almost 50 years. We envision a community of people and organizations committed to working together to eliminate the occurrence of abused, neglected and homeless animals.
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* Photo caption: Sampson, rescued in May, has found his forever home
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