Animal Shelter Advisory Committee


  • Three meetings per year
  • Conference Room at the Public Works Facility, 205 Brenda Lane
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City of Saginaw


Term Expiration Date
Dr. Karen Metzler, Licensed VeterinarianPlace OneJune 2023
Leo MoorePlace TwoJune 2022
Ryan Jacobs, Animal Welfare Organization
Place ThreeJune 2023
Jose Wheeland, City OfficialPlace FourJune 2022
Breanna Farley, Shelter Operations
Place FiveJune 2023
Kristina Jenshak, Shelter Operations
First AlternateJune 2023
Tammy SouthardSecond AlternateJune 2022

The purpose of the committee shall be to assist animal shelters located within the city limits regarding compliance with Chapter 823 of the Health and Safety Code. Additionally, upon request of the city council, the committee may: (i) provide recommendations to the city regarding its compliance with the Texas Rabies Control Act and (ii) recommend ways to improve the efficiency and cost effectiveness of the city’s animal control program. For more information, contact the Director of Community Services at 817-230-0351.