There will be no blog updates until mid-October. In addition to my recent work in Houston, a project in the Northeast, the upcoming holiday release of my new book, and another book project I am working on, I am taking a long overdue break. This week, I am also leaving for Australia as part of the Australian invasion of the No Kill Equation.
An exposé calls the San Francisco SPCA a “shell of its former self” and blames the agency for killing in city shelters; Animal commission takes up the call for shelter reform legislation.
Getting records and statistics from public entities is supposed to be easy – we are a nation that prides itself on open government. We are a democracy, and – in theory at least – the people are the government, and have a right of access to all public records. In practice, it’s a little different.