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Waterford Animal Control Needs Your Help

A Totally Free And Easy Way To Help The Community

Editor's Note: Here it is again, please vote.

Want to help the community? Patch has something for you to do.

The Waterford-East Lyme Animal Shelter, , needs your help. Several concerned residents have formed a committee on the issue, but the town has made it clear: .

Well, the animal shelter has that opportunity, but it needs your help. Readers Digest is running a contest called “We Hear You America” where $5 million is handed out to 20 different towns, each receiving anywhere from $35,000 to $500.

To play, click here and cheer for Waterford. Each person can cheer up to 10 times each day.

As of 2:00 p.m. today, Waterford has received 40,782 cheers, good for 47th place. Currently, the leader has just over 1 million cheers. However, with everybody voting 10 times a day, that gap could be overcome.

The voting ends Feb. 7, so cheer and cheer often. It’s a totally free way to help your town (and all your pets) get something it really needs.

Joseph "Jeff" Watterson January 25, 2011 at 04:05 AM
Waterford Patch. Com Thank you so much for putting this on your front page., Just remember this when voting, we in Waterford, need to know that in a lot of places in front of us, are counties. In that venue then have many towns that vote for what they want. We stand alone in this endeavor. We win or loose, it does not matter, what matter is the fight for first place. And I know we can win this. Jeff Watterson
Joseph "Jeff" Watterson January 26, 2011 at 12:34 PM
Waterford Patch. com Well as of 7:28 AM on 1/26/2010 we moved up 913 votes for a total of 12330, that’s not bad considering the all the factors involved. All we can do is try our very best, pass this web site around to friends and ask then to spend a little time each day voting. We that happening we will move steadily forward and when the smoke clears, we may even surprise ourselves. Jeff Watterson
Joseph "Jeff" Watterson January 29, 2011 at 04:58 PM
Waterford Patch.com I went on line today and saw that we are moving ahead, we are now 19,551 cheers and a standing of #58, which means we moved another page forward. That’s great, now let not quit now, we have about two weeks left, let make an impression on the other towns involved. Jeff Watterson
Joseph "Jeff" Watterson January 31, 2011 at 06:28 AM
Waterford Patch.com I went on today to place my cheers in and found that we have moved from #58 to number 56 with a cheer vote of 22781, the town we have to get past has a cheer vote of 23091 so that means we need a measly 311 cheers to go past the next town. This was at 1:26 AM, guess that tells you I don’t sleep to good at night anymore. Jeff Watterson
Joseph "Jeff" Watterson February 01, 2011 at 12:01 PM
Waterford Patch.com 6:58 AM We are moving in the short weeks that we started to get involved with this endeavor. We are now with 25302 cheer and a standing of 54, not bad when you consider a town with 18, 00 people in it. We have only six more days left in this contest. So do us a favor and call your friends and make sure that they cheer. We need their help, what more can I say. Jeff Watterson

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