EL CENTRO — Devon Apodaca estimates that if he had a nickel for every time someone called the Humane Society of Imperial County to surrender a pet, a brand new facility could’ve easily been built by now.

Today, those calls keep coming all while the approximately 50-year-old facility keeps deteriorating, the HSIC executive director said.

Staff Writer Julio Morales can be reached at jmorales@ivpressonline.com or 760-337-3415.

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