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Central Georgia Cares Animal Shelter : 11 of 13 Days of Giving

Central Georgia Cares Animal Shelter : 11 of 13 Days of Giving

How You Can Help: Adopt a pet, volunteer, donate supplies like blankets, food or towels.

For more information visit www.centralgacares.org or call 478-746-9401.

We'll have more on 13WMAZ Eyewitness News.

Local Animal Rescue Asks for Nut Donations

Star Bright Animal Rescue is asking pecan tree owners to donate any 2010 excess crop to help raise money.

The shelter will turn the crop into local processors and the money will help pay for the medical care of area homeless animals.

Star Bright Animal Rescue is a non-profit, charitable organization located in Byron and Perry and is also a licensed shelter with the Department of Agricultre.

On average, the shelter has 25-30 animals costing $1000 or more a month, Cathy Compton of Star Bright Animal Rescue says.

Donations will be accepted through Dec. 17.

Drop-off locations:

Star Bright Animal Rescue, 3101 Moseley Rd. in Byron

Southwood Animal Hospital, 2523 Moody Rd. in Warner Robins

Perry Animal Hospital, 633 General Courtney Hodges Blvd.

All proceeds will go to the medical care of the animals.

For larger donations, arrange a donation pick-up by calling Cathy Compton of Star Bright Animal Rescue at 478-213-4907.