News Briefs for Tuesday, December 9, 2008

Spay-neuter clinic this week

KINGMAN - A low cost spay/neuter and vaccination clinic starts at 8 a.m. Wednesday and Thursday at the Powerhouse Visitor Center, 120 W. Andy Devine Ave.

Spay prices are $75 for dogs and $50 for cats. Neuter prices are $60 for dogs, $40 for cats. Pit bulls and pit bull mixes will be altered at no cost. Vaccinations and microchips also are available at the event, which is hosted by Plateauland Mobile Veterinary Clinic and Help Animals Lives Today.

Call 1-888-241-9731 or (928) 526-5964 for more information or to make an appointment.

Fish habitat help sought

KINGMAN - The Arizona Game and Fish Department is seeking volunteers to assist with a fish habitat improvement project at Lake Mohave.

Department biologists are planning to sink man-made structures off the shoreline of Lake Mohave, but need some assistance in assembling the structures and filling sandbags.

The effort will take place Friday and Saturday. Volunteers and Game and Fish personnel will meet at 10 a.m. at Carp Cove.

Those interested in volunteering or needing additional information, should contact either Clark at aclark@azgfd.gov or sport fish specialist Matt Chmiel at mchmiel@azgfd.gov prior to the event.