DURANGO, Colo. (CBS4) – The La Plata County Humane Society needs help. The animal shelter laid off 50% of its staff because of the coronavirus pandemic. The center is struggling to pay for food, medical supplies and basic operating costs.
Owners are asking the community for help since they also had to cancel fundraisers.READ MORE: Restauranteurs, Artists, Casa Bonita Fans Team Up To Help Shape Future Of Landmark After Bankruptcy Filing
As of now, the shelter is open from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. All services except adoptions are postponed, and adoptions are by appointment only.READ MORE: Crews Attempt To Rescue Man After Trench Collapse At Johnstown Construction Site County Lines Divide Neighboring Restaurants Between Fully Open And Socially-Distanced