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High Holy Days 5775 l'shana tova tikatevu and invite you to celebrate the High Holy Days with us at Congregation Sukkat Shalom.?Chava Lee is the Congregation president ? Congregation Sukkat Shalom
Dog owner fined following 'horrific' attack

...years), we haven't actually required or sought that kind of judgment explicitly," he said.Former GHS Director Chava Lee, who recently retired, previously told the Empire that it's a rare occurrence for the court to order a dog killed...
Gastineau Humane Society celebrates 50 years

...private, nonprofit animal shelter has come a long way since it was founded in 1963, according to Executive Director Chava Lee.Lee said concerned citizens banded together then to care for unwanted and stray animals that were roaming the streets...
Pets without people spend Christmas among friends

...Jacques, a skittish retired sled dog, came to the shelter in September 2012 and - according to GHS Executive Director Chava Lee - has no intentions of ever leaving. And that's okay by the volunteers and veterinary technicians who take care of...
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Juneau dog owner cited for attack

...court, at which point a judge could order the dogs' to be euthanized, said Gastineau Humane Society Executive Director Chava Lee. Lee said GHS, which is contracted to perform animal control and protection services by the city, does not have that...
Woman, dog survive 'vicious' pit bull attack

...really grateful by that and surprised." The Animal control investigationGastineau Humane Society Executive Director Chava Lee said Animal Control began investigating the incident immediately. The investigation is now coming to a close, she said...
Tips for a safe holiday season

...the New Year.Don't forget to watch out for your best friend. Pets can get lost in the excitement of the holidays. Chava Lee, executive director at the Gastineau Humane Society, says that with friends and family coming and going from people's...
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Photo: Chanukah begins

Chava Lee, right, lights the first candle of the Chanukah Menorah on Tuesday, marking the beginning of the celebration of Chanukah during...
Photo: Casting the bread

Chava Lee performs the ritual of Casting the Bread Upon the Waters on Tuesday at Cope Park as part of Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year...
Photo: A summer's tale

From left, musician Patricia Hull, Chava Lee, of the Gastineau Humane Society, and Janet Capito, of the Juneau Raptor Center, are shown at an end-of-summer for the...


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