Dickson County Humane Society closes due to possible COVID-19 exposure

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DICKSON COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Dickson County Humane Society is closed again due to an employee possibly being exposed to COVID-19, according to their Facebook page.

Officials said, “We are here to protect you and our employees, all employees are being tested again and we will update everyone soon. Thank you for understanding!”

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