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The Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments is studying the feasibility of a regional animal control shelter for area towns, including Naugatuck, Beacon Falls, and Prospect, which leaves the fate of the Naugatuck animal control shelter, above, to be determined. –FILE PHOTO
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Towns will have to weigh pros, cons of regional animal shelter

As the Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments prepares to study the merits of a regional animal control facility, the decision to do so will ultimately be made on whether the…

Animal control shake-up yields new staff, rule changes

NAUGATUCK — Much has changed in the borough’s animal control department since the shake-up last spring that resulted in the department’s takeover by the police. The borough last month hired…

Ex-animal control officer feels resignation was forced

NAUGATUCK — Former Animal Control Officer Kristy Sturges said in a recent interview that she felt the borough police department and the state Animal Control Division pushed her to resign…

Probe leads to animal-control shakeup

NAUGATUCK — Borough animal control officer Kristy Sturges has resigned and a part-time officer has been fired based on the results of a state investigation into the mishandling of an…