SmokeSignals Logo Large

        digitaledition3

Dawson County Commission passes Animal Control Ordinance

AnimalOrdinance
New ordinance set adequate standards of care

 

Terri Tragesser of the Dawson Humane Society reports that at a recent the Dawson County Board of Commissioner's meeting a revised Animal Control Ordinance was proposed to include new language to protect animals from living out their lives at the end of a chain.  The new language makes it unlawful for dog owners to use tethering as a primary means of restraint.  It also defines the minimum requirements for shelter, food and water. The County Commissioners voted unanimously to approve the changes. Report suspected cases of neglect, abuse and cruelty to Dawson County Animal Control Officers at 706-265-7387.

Newest Stories - News

Clubhouse busy after refurbishing

Clubhouse busy after refurbishing The Clubhouse at Lake Sconti is open and busy after a three-week-long...

Honey bee license plate approved

Honey bee license plate approved A specialty vehicle license plate will be created to display the...

The doors are up

The doors are up The fire station is on schedule for completion in mid-March.

Reinhardt University to offer RN to BSN program

Reinhardt University to offer RN to BSN program Reinhardt University will offer registered nurses with a...

Big Canoe Resident Jackie Agers stars in Tater Patch Players…

Big Canoe Resident Jackie Agers stars in Tater Patch Players production–February 13 Big Canoe resident Jackie...

Big Canoe Calendar for week of February 6

Big Canoe Calendar for week of February 6

Chairman Jones says consolidation a good idea

Chairman Jones says consolidation a good idea Pickens County Chairman Rob Jones briefed members of Squires...

Job Fair Scheduled at Dawsonville Goodwill Center

Job Fair Scheduled at Dawsonville Goodwill Center A Job Fair is scheduled at the Goodwill Career...

New look and new content for Smoke Signals Weekly

New look and new content for Smoke Signals Weekly Beginning Feb. 6 Smoke Signals Weekly delivers...

Weekly Shorts for the week of January 30

Weekly Shorts for the week of January 30

North Georgia Happenings – week of January 30

North Georgia Happenings – week of January 30

Big Canoe Calendar for week of January 30

Big Canoe Calendar for week of January 30

Sourwood Café event supports Legacy of Caring

Sourwood Café event supports Legacy of Caring Rick Stack, managing partner and chef of Sourwood Café...

Influenza slams Georgia

Influenza slams Georgia According to the latest stats released by the Georgia Department of Public Health...

Big Canoe Water Task Force recommends that Big Canoe property…

Big Canoe Water Task Force recommends that Big Canoe property owners contact their representatives

Advertisement

Advertisement

SmokeSignals Online
11293 Big Canoe
Big Canoe, GA 30143
PH: 770-893-1594

©2018 Big Canoe News