Dr. Reinhold urged that animals be spayed or neutered to avoid the production of unwanted animals. Optimists meet at noon on Mondays at RJ's Restaurant.

Camdenton Optimist Club President Dave Reinke introduced Judy and John Reinhold, founders of The Dogwood Animal Shelter in Osage Beach. 

Twenty-five employees and 50 volunteers manage to care well for the shelter and animals. 

Funds for operation of the shelter are derived from bingo on Wednesday, The Thrift Store in Camdenton and many donations.

Dr. Reinhold urged that animals be spayed or neutered to avoid the production of unwanted animals. 

Optimists meet at noon on Mondays at RJ's Restaurant.