Seven Local Animal Organizations Receive $32,000 in Grants


Seven area animal organizations have been awarded $32,000 in grants by the Lubbock Area Foundation.

Area animal shelters can start moving forward with the funding. The grants will be used in various ways in which each organization considers fit. For instance, one of the recipients is Lynn County Animal Shelter, which caught fire last January. They will use the grants to improve animal care and purchase new medical supplies.


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Federal Programs Related to - Animal-Related, General/Other

Programs whose primary purpose is to provide for the care, protection and control of wildlife and domestic animals; to help people develop an understanding of their pets; and to train animals for purposes of showing.

Federal Programs Related to - Animal Protection & Welfare

Programs that provide comprehensive care for the humane care, protection and control of domestic animals. Includes animal adoption programs, animal lost & found programs, and animal rescue and shelter programs. Adopt-A-Burro; Adopt-A-Greyhound; Alligator Control; Animal Adoption; Animal Lost & Found Programs; Animal Protection ; Animal Rescue & Shelter Programs; Animal Shelters; Animal Transportation Safety; Anti-Fur Protests (with General Code ADVOCACY); Anti-Hunting (with General Code ADVOCACY; Anti-Vivisection Protests (with General Code ADVOCACY); Coyote Control; Deer Control; Dog Feces Violation; Foster Care for Animals; Found Pets; Greyhound Adoption; Greyhound Rescue; Homeless Animals; Humane Care & Treatment of Animals (with General Code PUBLIC EDUCATION & AWARENESS); Leash Law Enforcement; Lost Animal Services; Lost Pet Services; Missing Pets; Pet Adoption; Pet Reunification Services; Predator Control; PUBLIC EDUCATION & AWARENESS); Snake Control; Stray Animal Assistance; Stray Animals; Unwanted Animals; Unwanted Pets;

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Programs that provide permanent living space in a protected pastoral environment for farm and domestic animals who have been abused, exploited or otherwise endangered. Adopt-A-Horse; Adopt-A-Race Horse; Farm Animals Sanctuary; Horse Sanctuary; Rabbit Rescue; Show Horse Adoption

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