By: Ella G. Caro
Everyone is invited to the first public meeting of the Friends of the Walton County Animal Shelter, Inc., on Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. at the Freeport Community Center. A nationally recognized speaker from the Humane Society of the United States will first tour the big, modern shelter just north of DeFuniak Springs and then address the meeting.
She is Laura Bevan, Director of the Eastern Regional Office of HSUS, overseeing 26 states with a staff of 19. She has extensive experience in working natural disasters and specializes in such topics as animal cruelty, animal fighting, disaster planning and response for animals, and animal hoarding..." More