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5 Va. localities partner to operate regional pound

Thursday - 6/27/2013, 11:00am  ET

ROANOKE, Va. -- Five Virginia localities are partnering to operate a regional pound.

Roanoke County, Botetourt County, Roanoke, Salem and Vinton will take control of the facility July 1.

The facility currently is operated by the Roanoke Valley Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

The Roanoke Times (http://bit.ly/15IYeTA ) reports that the Roanoke County Board of Supervisors approved the lease and purchase of the facility from the Roanoke Valley SPCA this week.

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Information from: The Roanoke Times, http://www.roanoke.com


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