Petco invests in Animal Care and Control

The investment will help increase efficiency of the medical team and allow more animals to be processed and sent to their forever homes.

Posted: Apr 12, 2019 12:33 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- Fort Wayne Animal Care and Control was awarded a $50,000 grant from the Petco Foundation to remodel their medical center. 

The investment will help increase efficiency of the medical team and allow more animals to be processed and sent to their forever homes. 

The executive director, Amy-Jo Sites said the current space is no longer meeting their needs. 

The renovations will includes a new surgical suite, an expanded surgical prep area, and an area for criminal investigations in extreme abuse cases. 

Construction is already underway and is expected to be finished this spring. 

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