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Wagoner County Sheriff’s Office launches program to help animals in need | News [Video]

WAGONER COUNTY, Okla. — Badges and Paws is a new nonprofit program with the Wagoner County Sheriff’s Office. People, animal rescues and vets are partnering with the sheriff’s office to help animals in need.

“Typically in a municipality, when you call your animal control out, there’s a pound or shelter in that municipality. In rural county, there’s simply not one,” said Wagoner County Sheriff Chris Elliott.

Sheriff Elliott said through this program they can help animals in need find foster families.

“We’re able to network with people who can take these dogs and foster them until they get adopted out,” said Sheriff Elliott.

Katie Clark runs a golden retriever rescue. She’s working with badges and paws, helping connect foster families with rescued dogs.

“During COVID, everybody thought it was a great idea to get a dog, they needed that love and cuddle, but now there is an overpopulation with owner surrenders,” said Clark.

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Marvel Studios’ Deadpool & Wolverine | Best Friends Animal Society – Pet Adoption PSA [Video]

Best Friends Animal Society is teaming up with ‪@marveland "Deadpool & Wolverine” to raise awareness for pets in America’s shelters. There are dogs and cats around the country looking for someone like you to be their hero. Go to bestfriends.org to adopt a pet near you and find your best bub. Deadpool & Wolverine is in theaters everywhere on July 26thLove animals? Subscribe: http://bit.ly/SubBestFriendsBest Friends Animal Society is a leading animal welfare organization working to end the killing of dogs and cats in America’s shelters by 2025. Founded in 1984, Best Friends is a pioneer in the no-kill movement and runs lifesaving programs all across the country, as well as the nation’s largest no-kill animal sanctuary. Working collaboratively with a network of animal welfare and shelter partners, and community members nationwide, Best Friends is working to Save Them All®. For more information, visit bestfriends.org.#DeadpoolAndWolverine #SaveThemAll

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Homeless encampment removed under Clemens Center Bridge; possible arrests coming [Video]

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) A bucket loader was seen taking load after load of items and other debris from under the Clemens Center Bridge Monday morning, as Elmira Police said that arrests could be made in the future. According to an 18 News Reporter at the scene, the south end of the Clemens Center Bridge []