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Some time ago, we hosted a meeting at the shelter on the topic of improving Iowa’s animal cruelty laws. (Iowa is ranked 49th in the nation for comprehensive animal cruelty laws…followed only by the state of Kentucky) Representatives from the Animal Rescue League in Des Moines were here and talked about what we can do to help animals in our state.
Furry Friends is a no-kill shelter that is committed to helping animals in need in West Des Moines, Urbandale, Clive & surrounding areas.
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The league partners with cities across central Iowa and accepts pets dropped off by the public. Most of the animals at the Des Moines facility are transferred to the larger shelter if they are not recovered by their owners within 10 days. Furry Friends is a no-kill shelter that is committed to helping animals in need in West Des Moines, Urbandale, Clive & surrounding areas.
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Services will vary at an animal shelter, according to the size of population served and the amount of volunteerism and resources. However, here’s an inspiring list of services offered by one very large pet shelter in Des Moines, Iowa (the ARL, Animal Rescue League of Iowa, Inc. ™ at ).