Sarge’s Annual Meeting to be March 15
Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation will hold its annual meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 15 at the Shelton House barn, 49 Shelton St., in Waynesville.
Social activities start with refreshments at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting at 6 p.m.
Attendees will hear an update from board president Gary Smith on Sarge’s 2016 progress in saving dogs and cats in Haywood County, as well as a report on Sarge’s financials and a preview of events planned for 2017.
The guest speaker will be Doyle Teague, Haywood County director of animal services, who has been instrumental increasing the save rate of animals in the county shelter and well-known for organizing the effort to rescue 140 dogs in the hoarding case last fall. Teague will give an update on the new Haywood County Animal Shelter, currently under construction.
The meeting will include the election of Sarge’s board members to new terms.
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