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This currently unnamed dog is one of about (Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

This currently unnamed dog is one of about 43 currently housed at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona. (July 11, 2012)

Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona

Staff and volunteers at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona are hoping to raise about $500,000 to build a new shelter. The current facility shelters about 43 dogs and 70 cats, far in excess of the original capacity intended when it was built.

Lori and Cory are two of about 70
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Lori and Cory are two of about 70 cats and kittens currently housed at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona. (July 11, 2012)

This currently unnamed Chihuahua is one of about
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

This currently unnamed Chihuahua is one of about 43 dogs currently housed at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona. (July 11, 2012)

Jason Mann of Stony Point is the kennel
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Jason Mann of Stony Point is the kennel attendant at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona. (July 11, 2012)

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This currently unnamed dog is one of about
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

This currently unnamed dog is one of about 43 currently housed at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona. (July 11, 2012)

Director Vivian Kiggins works in an office at
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Director Vivian Kiggins works in an office at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona with plywood nailed to the building exterior to hold up rotting windows. (July 11, 2012)

Daddy, a pit bull-terrier mix, is one of
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Daddy, a pit bull-terrier mix, is one of about 43 dogs currently housed at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona. (July 11, 2012)

Khloe, a pit bull-boxer mix, is one of
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Khloe, a pit bull-boxer mix, is one of about 43 dogs currently housed at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona. (July 11, 2012)

Staff and volunteers at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Staff and volunteers at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona are hoping to raise at least $500,000 to build a new facility. (July 11, 2012)

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Operations manager Brian Bradshaw cites a lack of
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Operations manager Brian Bradshaw cites a lack of storage space as one of many problems at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona. (July 11, 2012)

The catery at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

The catery at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona currently has no running water. (July 11, 2012)

The catery at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

The catery at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona currently has no running water. (July 11, 2012)

Operations manager Brian Bradshaw cites a flood area
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Operations manager Brian Bradshaw cites a flood area in front of the building as one of many problems at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona. (July 11, 2012)

Operations manager Brian Bradshaw cites an uninsulated roof
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Operations manager Brian Bradshaw cites an uninsulated roof as one of many problems at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona. (July 11, 2012)

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Because of a lack of space, an office
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Because of a lack of space, an office shared by director Vivian Kiggins, and operations manager Brian Bradshaw also houses sick animals, which currently includes this terrier mix, Harley, at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona. (July 11, 2012)

Catery attendant Hilary Scher, of Suffern, gives a
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Catery attendant Hilary Scher, of Suffern, gives a treat to one of the 43 dogs currently housed at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona. (July 11, 2012)

Gina Colasacco of Pomona brings donations and visits
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Gina Colasacco of Pomona brings donations and visits monthly with the animals at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona. (July 11, 2012)

Charlotte, a German shepherd-terrier-pit bull mix, is one
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Charlotte, a German shepherd-terrier-pit bull mix, is one of about 43 dogs currently housed at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona. (July 11, 2012)

Two adorable kittens, who are about 4 weeks
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Two adorable kittens, who are about 4 weeks old, will not be available for adoption until they are spayed and neutered when they reach at least 2 pounds in weight. They are currently among about many cats and kittens currently housed at Hi-Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona. (July 11, 2012)

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