Columbus County Animal Shelter
Columbus County Animal Shelter fined again
For some time, issues surrounding the Columbus County Animal Shelter have been making headlines. Now, allegations about the early euthanization of a pit bull in the shelter's care has state officials asking questions, too. Wed, 06/24/2015 - 5:47pm
‘Cats’ crawling back to Wilmington stage for first time since 2006
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — All the Jellicle cats will be crawling the stage at the Hannah Block Community Building for the first time since 2006. This time the Thalian Association Children’s Theater is bringing the classic Andrew Lloyd Webber musical to life and will feature 31 kids ages 7 to 17. The story of an Read more... Wed, 05/13/2015 - 8:36am
Woman: ‘Kitten found neglected in shelter’
After adopting a sick kitten, a woman says the condition and treatment of cats inside a shelter is a case of neglect. The director of the shelter says while they had problems with a bug infestation a few months ago, the shelter is clean and the kitten's illness was an isolated incident. Fri, 12/05/2014 - 9:04pm
Catawba County euthanizes 87 cats for disease
Catawba County authorities have euthanized nearly 90 cats after two were found dead from a contagious disease. Tue, 11/11/2014 - 5:26pm
Dismembered cats left on lawns; human or animal attack?
A story we reported has folks wondering if the dismembered cats left on lawns along Amber Drive near Pine Valley is the result of an animal attack or from a human. You asked, could this possibly be the result of a coyote or a disturbing display of animal cruelty. Tue, 09/23/2014 - 9:32pm
Cats killed, dismembered bodies left on lawns
Something disturbing is happening to people's cats in one Wilmington neighborhood. Police say someone is to blame for apparently killing cats in a brutal way. Randy Leonard found something disturbing in his front yard Monday morning, half a cat. It was cut almost surgically, and then placed there. Tue, 09/23/2014 - 3:42am
Some animals are simply easier to adopt at an animal shelter. Certain breeds, certain colors, the way they wag their may be amazed on what can cause a dog or cat to be passed over time and time again. Jill Jones knows this, so she targets the underdog(or cat). Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:16am
ONLY ON 3: Animal shelter trying to clean up from roach infestation, stem cat eye infections
Cockroaches, eye infections and chemical pesticides. These are just a few of the complaints we've received about the Columbus County Animal Shelter in Whiteville. Tue, 09/09/2014 - 9:25pm
Pet Pals
Pet Pals is a weekly report on animals up for adoption in New Hanover County. Today we profiled a neutered male cat. Tue, 07/30/2013 - 11:52am
Bill to help pets locked in cars heads to governor
The state Senate gave final approval today to a bill that would help protect pets locked in hot cars. Fri, 07/19/2013 - 7:17pm