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...Other neglected or abused animals - dogs mostly - starve chained to posts in yards or freeze over the winter, said Tim Colbath, co-owner of the animal sanctuary in Nikiski. A red flag in the spring, he said, is the malnourished "walking...
Area lacks borough-wide animal control

...has never had any traction." And the assembly would not take up the issue without public outcry, Sprague said. Tim Colbath, cofounder of Alaska's Extended Life Animal Shelter in Nikiski, has lobbied the assembly for more than a decade...
Navarre investigating solutions to animal abuse issues

...charged with investigating allegations of animal abuse, they rarely do because they often lack the time and resources.Tim Colbath, founder of Alaska's Extended Life Animal Sanctuary in Nikiski, has proposed several ideas to combat the situation...
Nikiski shelter uses technology to assist in adopting animals

...oldest and largest online databases of homeless pets. "It's helping substantially," said sanctuary proprietor Tim Colbath. "It's opened up an entirely new world." Although there are other facilities that take in abused and abandoned...
Trooper seizure of dogs in North Kenai highlights borough animal control issue

...dogs in the rural areas," Merkes said this week. "They say once you start with regulations, you can't stop." Tim Colbath, founder of Alaska's Extended Life Animal Sanctuary in Nikiski, said he has been lobbying the borough for animal...
Winter weather not a pet problem with proper precautions

...of the weather, stand up, turn around and get back out because that is how they heat it, with their own bodies." Tim Colbath, founder of Alaska's Extended Life Animal Sanctuary in Nikiski, suggested straw as the optimal insulation for a...
Animal shelters can use holiday help too

...we can always use dog and cat food and cat litter. Any donation is welcome. We won't turn anything away," said Tim Colbath, one of the owners of the sanctuary. For more information on more specific shelter needs, or to find out when and...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Alaska Newspaper - Nikiski, so we went there," Castro said. Alaska's Extended-Life Animal Sanctuary, owned and operated by Tim Colbath and Sue Whipp, is a non-profit organization dedicated to the rescue, adoption and care of unwanted animals. ...
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...adoption, as well. "We've got Labs, border collies, collies, sled dogs, just a whole bunch of dogs," said Tim Colbath, proprietor of the facility. Some of the dogs the sled dogs were part of a rescue operation that netted the sanctuary...
Animal emergency issues deserve attention

...Note: The EART can operate the "vicious dog" regulations, should it come up again after the team is operational. Tim Colbath, Founder AELAS, VP PenDog Training Susan Whipp, Founder, ACO


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