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We understand that many animal lovers in our community have heard conflicting stories about what’s going on with the contract between the city and the AWC Pet Center.

Mr. Richard Trujillo, the City Manager, has given us this written statement:

“At this time the City of Las Vegas has committed to opening up the negotiation process of the renewal contract with AWC, first scheduled meeting is on November 8th, 2016 .”


Do you have questions about what’s going on with the shelter? Not sure how the AWC, LVPD and the city are all working together? ¬†Email us at — we’ll find the answer, and then post it here so we’re all better informed citizens and animal lovers!