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A ‘Labor of Love’ for FMC Volunteers at Pope Memorial Humane Society

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FMC volunteers Kelly Fogg and Neal Reed gear up for another shelter maintenance project on Thursday, September 19 at the PMHSKC shelter in Thomaston.

(THOMASTON, ME): On Thursday, September 19, FMC donated the efforts of 5 dedicated employee volunteers to help spruce up the Pope Memorial Humane Society of Knox County’s (PMHSKC) shelter facility in Thomaston. The FMC team, including Elise Kaserman, Adam Flanders, Ellen Reynolds, Neal Reed, and Kelly Fogg, spent the day cleaning cages, pressure washing the cat care facility, and completing vital exterior carpentry work.

FMC Maintenance Manager, Rod Mason said: “We have been sending employee volunteers to help the Shelter for more than 7 years, and it truly has been a labor of love for us. We are all animal lovers, and we appreciate their efforts to care and find families for homeless pets.”

“We always look forward to the day when our friends from FMC come to help us at the Shelter. They happily take care of whatever needs doing, and we love their support,” noted PMHSKC Manager Theresa Gargan.

The PMHSKC was founded in 1989 to provide care, protection, and loving homes for abandoned and homeless companion animals in the Midcoast Maine area. The Society operates an animal shelter located between the Dexter Street Extension and Buttermilk Lane in Thomaston that is open between 11:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday (closed Sundays). The Humane Society of Knox County provides animal support services to the towns of Rockland, Thomaston, Warren, Owls Head, St. George, Port Clyde, Martinsville, Tenants Harbor, S. Thomaston (including Spruce Head), Hope, Union, Appleton, Montville, Cushing, Matinicus, North Haven, Vinalhaven, Stockton Springs, and Morrill.