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Guest column: A shortage of pet-friendly housing hurts Memphians and their pets

By , Guest Columnist Updated: May 21, 2022 4:00 AM CT | Published: May 21, 2022 4:00 AM CT
Alexis Pugh
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Alexis Pugh

Alexis Pugh is the director of Memphis Animal Services, Memphis’ animal control and sheltering agency.

“What happens when there is a shortage of truly pet-inclusive housing in a community? Animals get surrendered to the shelter in great numbers, increasing the burden on the taxpayers and potentially increasing shelter euthanasia.”


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