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DeKalb County to open new animal shelter

Posted July 26

— A brand new animal shelter is coming to DeKalb County, Wednesday.

The new 33,440 square-foot facility sits on 5.3 acres of land in Chamblee and will be able to accommodate more than 400 animals.

The facility also features a 1,300-square-foot clinic that includes a surgery prep and surgery room, lab area, secure pharmacy storage and holding areas for animals scheduled for surgery.

The clinic will provide spay-and-neuter services for animals adopted from the shelter.

The grand opening will take place at 10:30 a.m.

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