However now it appears that the program a victim of the current budget crunch, according to a statement released last week by Los Angeles Animal Services. No more vouchers will be distributed until the Department is sure of it's funding.
We have been told that at the next City Council meeting Council Member Dennis Zine will ask that the funding be restored. However, the Council is on recess next week so it will be several days before the low-income vouchers can be restored, if at all. Some are saying that considering the funding loss for the vouchers the law should be repealed. However, at the time the law was passed Department head Ed Boks was unclear as to how it would even be enforced.