Animal Rescue

Local News
9:38 am
Wed September 4, 2013

Private Kennel Or Neighborhood Nuisance? City Seeks Compromise

Project HALO is one of about 100 nonprofit animal rescue groups the city partners with to get pets out of shelters. Neighbors complain of noise, odor and traffic. Rescue groups say they're being unfairly targeted by the city's code enforcers.

Complaints from animal rescue operations – and from their neighbors – have prompted the Charlotte city manager to have staff look into the current zoning rules regarding operations known as "private kennels."

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