Community steps up to take in kittens Posted in: NewsLifestyle The Bastrop County Animal Shelter avoided a crisis last week when foster families stepped up to take in kittens that the shelter had no room to house. Last Thursday afternoon around 1 p.m., the animal shelter posted an urgent message to their Facebook page asking for fosters and rescues for the kittens that have come to the shelter. According to the post, the shelter had set up pop-up kennels throughout the building to house cats and kittens since the shelter was out of space for these animals. Without foster homes, rescues and adoptions taking some of the cats, the shelter would ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!