Anyone who may have had physical contact with this bat or saw someone else having contact with the bat is asked to call the OC Health Care Agency (HCA) Epidemiology team at (714) 834-8180 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. or (714) 834-7792 after hours to determine the risk for rabies. Continue reading
News Release, City of Irvine
Press Release #: 08-12-2015
CONTACT: Craig Reem, Director of Public Affairs and Communications, 949-724-6077, firstname.lastname@example.org
Irvine Animal Care Center Names New Manager
IRVINE, CA (August 12, 2015): After a nationwide recruitment, the City of Irvine has appointed J. Kevin Hertell manager of the Irvine Animal Care Center. Hertell comes to the City with more than 30 years of experience working with animals. Since 2010, Hertell served as the Executive Director of the Second Chance Center for Animals in Flagstaff, Arizona. There, he oversaw a staff of 20 and a volunteer corps of 125.
Hertell is well-positioned to helm the Animal Care Center thanks to extensive organizational know-how that complements his extensive experience with animals. Hertell holds a bachelor’s degree in wildlife conservation and management and a master’s in biology with an emphasis on animal behavior. Other previous roles include positions with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the South Florida Wildlife Center. Continue reading