Animal Shelters

Looking to adopt a four-legged bestie? Visit these NH huts

Words cannot describe how much our pets mean to us. They are our best friends, close companions, and often (not to mention, always) better listeners than people. A pet can bring so much joy to your life, enriching it for the better. We would never pass up the opportunity to …

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Eight Beagles Rescued From Virginia Facility Are Now Safe At Pittsburgh Shelter | Local News

PITTSBURG, Kan. – Eight beagles, including four newborns, are safe at an animal shelter in southeast Kansas after they and nearly 4,000 other dogs were rescued last month from a mass-breeding lab in Virginia, sparing them a future of painful experimentation and trial. No longer known by their numbers – …

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WNY Shelter Dog Lives Local Adventure Days

An elderly shelter dog lives his last days with a list of adventures thanks to the SPCA of Niagara. What do you want to know Lloyd is a senior dog now in foster care living out his days The community is mobilizing to offer him new experiences and additional love …

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Aiken County Animal Shelter Takes In As Many Animals As It Adopts

AIKEN, Sc. (WRDW/WAGT) — Animal shelters are notorious for being overcrowded, and the only way to solve this problem before putting dogs to sleep is to help them find forever homes. This week, 23 dogs and 17 cats were adopted from the Aiken County Animal Shelter, but all of their …

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Vicksburg board delays advertising new animal shelter for bids – The Vicksburg Post

The council of mayor and aldermen of Vicksburg announced Thursday that it has postponed publicity for bids to build a new animal shelter for at least two weeks. That’s the time project architect Michael Bernard said he needs to have the construction documents for the project ready to go out …

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Hundreds of beagles rescued from Virginia headed to shelters in Southern California – NBC Los Angeles

If you’re looking to adopt a four-legged friend, now might be the perfect time, especially if you’re a fan of beagles. About 200 of the adorable dogs have arrived at shelters in Southern California, after a rescue at a Virginia breeding lab accused of animal abuse left thousands of beagles …

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Why do LA animal shelter volunteers do the work of staff?

For the editor: Thank you for speaking out about the deplorable conditions at animal shelters in the city of Los Angeles. This discussion is long overdue. Although dogs are man’s best friend, shelters also care for cats, rabbits, hamsters and other helpless animals. My daughter has been volunteering at our …

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Arkansas Animal Shelters to Host Free Pet Adoption This Weekend

Pets will be repaired, vaccinated or microchipped and ready to go home. BENTONVILLE, Ark. – The Best Friends Rescue Center (BFLC) has teamed up with over 550 animal shelters and rescue partners nationwide for an adoption drive. This campaign aims to encourage people to adopt pets from local shelters. Eight …

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Clarksville Area Pets of the Week for July 18, 2022 – Clarksville Online

Clarksville, TN – Each week, Clarksville Online will bring you pets from different rescue organizations in need of a good home in and around Clarksville-Montgomery County. This week’s animals are for the week of July 18, 2022. Dogs and cats of all ages, breeds and sizes are available at area …

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Saugerties Town Council awards contract for well for future animal sanctuary – Daily Freeman

SAUGERTIES, NY — City board members have approved a contract to drill a well that will service the planned $2.5 million Saugerties Animal Sanctuary. The agreement was adopted at a meeting on Thursday. Supervisor Fred Costello said this would be the first step in building the facility. “We have done …

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Animal rescue groups across the US unite to save 4,000 dogs: NPR

These dogs are among nearly 500 beagles that Homeward Trails Animal Rescue collected earlier this year from an Envigo research facility in Virginia. Now Homeward Trails is home to additional beagles from Envigo, which bred the dogs for pharmaceutical research, after a federal judge ordered the release of thousands of …

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4,000 Beagles are rescued from a facility in Virginia. Now they need new homes.

When officials from the United States Department of Agriculture inspected a beagle breeding facility in Virginia last year, they found a female beagle whose leg had been stuck in poor-quality soil for so long that she was dehydrated, according to court documents. Facility workers told inspectors they did not know …

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How to help local shelters on National Kitten Day

Here’s a list of supplies needed by local shelters and adoption information for those looking to add a furry friend to the family. PENNSYLVANIA, USA — Editor’s Note: The attached video is dated June 1, 2022. July 10 marks National Kitten Day, a day dedicated to kitten awareness and adoption. …

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‘Bursting at the seams’, pet shelters ask for help

An exterior view of Columbus Animal Care Services on Wednesday. Mike Wolanin | The Republic Faced with an unusually large pet population, Bartholomew County’s two major animal shelters are urging residents to consider alternatives to abandoning their pets in their facilities. “We’re packed,” said Columbus Animal Care Services (ACS) general …

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Pandemic pets wind up in shelters as owners return to office, battle rising costs

Growing numbers of animals need new homes in Toronto as owners who bought pandemic pets at the height of COVID-19 return to work – or struggle with the rising cost of maintaining them, warn city ​​officials. According to Toronto Animal Services, a city-run agency, there has been a 63% increase …

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Shelters see growing numbers of people abandoning their pets – CBS Sacramento

Sacramento’s top youth soccer team shines at national tournamentRepublic FC makes noise at all levels. 4 hours ago Shelters see increasing numbers of people abandoning their petsLocal animal shelters are seeing a disturbing trend of pet owners abandoning their furry friends, most often citing affordability issues. 4 hours ago CBS13 …

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Clarksville Area Pets of the Week June 27, 2022 – Clarksville Online

Clarksville, TN – Each week, Clarksville Online will bring you pets from different rescue organizations in need of a good home in and around Clarksville-Montgomery County. This week’s animals are for the week of June 27, 2022. Dogs and cats of all ages, breeds and sizes are available at area …

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Pet stores and animal rescue advocates debate sales of popular pets in Clark County

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) — Many pet store owners and animal welfare advocates have spoken to the Clark County Commission on a proposal to ban sales of popular pets at local stores. After FOX5 told you about Commissioner Michael Naft’s proposal for pet stores in Clark County, the stores told …

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Sumter County Animal Shelter encourages cat adoptions

June is Adopt-A-Cat month, in part because it marks the peak of “kitten season,” when large litters of kittens are born and often end up in animal shelters. While many kittens at the Sumter County Animal Shelter are not yet adoptable due to their age and need for medical care …

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🌱Waiting for the perfect pet? + Ceci Wilkens had a great season!

Welcome back, Essex-Chester-Deep River! I’m here in your inbox today to tell you everything you need to know about what’s happening around town. Here is the truth. First, today’s weather forecast: A bit of sun ; windy, cooler. High: 70 Low: 54. Here are the top three stories from today …

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Shelters, pet owners trying to keep animals safe in extreme heat

CINCINNATI (WXIX) – The heat wave can be dangerous not only for people, but also for pets. “This week has been the toughest week we’ve had since taking over the shelter in August 2020,” says Ray Anderson, community engagement manager for Cincinnati Animal Care. Anderson says their dog population is …

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DeKalb County Animal Shelter needs help adopting and raising animals

Animal shelter overwhelmed beyond capacity, state says A metro Atlanta animal shelter has been ordered by the state to stop accepting animals. The DeKalb County Animal Shelter was way over capacity. The staff worked hard to find the animals’ homes. DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. – Staff at the DeKalb County Animal …

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What I wish I had known before adopting kittens :: WRAL.com

By Maggie Brown, WRAL Multiplatform Producer Now through October is kitten adoption season, and if you’re like me and have caught kitten fever, here are some tips to get you started. Kittens are adorable, playful, and fun, and not too high-maintenance if you have the right tools and patience. My …

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30 dead and decomposing animals found at South Carolina ‘Rescue’

Another “no-kill” animal rescue on display: The CEO of a self-proclaimed animal ‘rescue’ has been arrested after investigators allegedly discovered 30 dead and decomposing dogs and cats at his home in South Carolina. After responding to a tip from a caller who alerted officials to a “smell of death“from the …

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Shelter Dog jumps for joy when she learns she’s adopted in sweet video

A video of the sweet moment a shelter dog named Clementine learned she had been adopted has gone viral online. The adorable clip was posted to TikTok on April 1 by an adoption coordinator named Joe Kay (@adoptingdogs), who wrote, “Congratulations Clementine!!!” The video amassed more than 8.5 million views …

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Over 5,000 lbs of dog food donated

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) – The City of Meridian’s Animal Control received donations of more than 5,000 pounds of dog food last weekend. Meridian Police Chief Deborah Young said there was an error in the ordering process that delayed the arrival of food at the shelter. Roadside Rescue Network helped the …

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Leading the Charge for Animal Rescue

LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — At age 85, Rita Bingham would have expected to live a retired life in a state of relaxed peace. Instead, she finds herself leading the charge of animal rescue organizations in southwest Louisiana. “Sometimes I feel like I’m the only one doing this. But I …

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Bolton animal shelters struggle to deal with abandoned animals

THE problem of abandoned or returned pets is compounded by the cost of living crisis. Working from home and the need for stress relief and companionship during the various lockdowns imposed due to the pandemic has led many people to invest in pets. While this phenomenon was widespread and the …

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In June, choose your price to adopt a cat or kitten from the Wake Animal Shelter :: WRAL.com

Raleigh, North Carolina – The Wake County Animal Center is encouraging adopters to bring home a cat or kitten this month – at whatever price is right for them. Throughout the month of June, people can adopt a cat or kitten over 5 months old at any adoption rate. Promotion …

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County Animal Services kennels are over 100% capacity, still pushed to the brink

We see a lot of dogs that were on the highway or in areas where it was obvious they didn’t live there – Kelli Mortensen, Sandoval County Animal Care Associate BERNALILLO — Sandoval County Animal Services is being pushed to the brink with stray animals in its care. The kennels …

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Carol Ann Perry – Leavenworth Times

Carol Ann Perry, 78, of Leavenworth, died Wednesday May 18, 2022 at St. John’s Hospital. She was born on November 4, 1943, in Leavenworth, one of five children of Edwin and Edith (Overfield) Heintzelman. Carol graduated from Leavenworth High School. She worked for the Department of the Army, Munson Military …

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Abandoned Kittens Found In Back Of Garbage Truck In Heartbreaking Video

A garbage collector was shocked and dismayed to find three tiny abandoned kittens nestled among the rubbish in the back of his truck. Terence Taylor shared harrowing footage of the discovery on TikTok in a video that amassed more than 11.5 million views and comments expressing concern over how the …

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North Carolina Public Animal Shelter 2021 Annual Report Released: Public Euthanasia Numbers for Cats and Dogs

Cats and dogs. Credit: Frank and Kay Whatley, Nadia Ethier According to figures from the 2021 Public Animal Shelters Report, released by the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (NCDA&CS) in the spring of 2022, public animal shelters in North Carolina euthanasia approximately 75,668 dogs and 89,029 cats …

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NASCAR’s Alex Bowman donates to animal shelter

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. – Ahead of the race at Kansas Speedway this weekend, Ally Racing and NASCAR’s Alex Bowman will donate $4,800 to the Leavenworth County Humane Society in Lansing, KS. The donation is part of an initiative by Ally and Alex drivers of the No. 48 Hendrick Motors Chevrolet Camaro …

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80 licensed pet owners who are beyond delusional

Let’s get a few things straight from the start. Pets are not meant to be your status symbols. They’re not meant to be something you brag about just because of their cost. It’s not something you should haggle over online. And they’re not meant to be excuses for landlords to …

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Placer County animal shelters are overflowing – CBS Sacramento

Police release video of vehicle of interest in DoorDash driver’s murderModesto Police released new video on Monday showing a vehicle of interest believed to be linked to the fatal shooting of DoorDash driver Andrew Satavi last month. 5 hours ago CBS13 Investigates: In the wake of a fatal plane crash, …

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Goochland Rescue Dog Olympics and Adoption Event announced for May

GOOCHLAND COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Dog lovers and canine companions rejoice! A fun afternoon awaits you soon. The Rescue Dog Olympic and Adoption Event is scheduled to take place on May 21, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Lickinghole Creek Craft Brewery located in 4100 Knolls Point Drive …

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New Proposal Aims to Leash Pet Sales at New Braunfels ‘Puppy Mills’ | Community Alert

An amendment to the ordinance that would ban retail pet stores from obtaining and selling cats and dogs from commercial breeding establishments took a step forward Wednesday night. The recommendation of the New Braunfels Animal Services Advisory Board is now before City Council for consideration in two readings. The proposed …

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Appointments no longer required to adopt from LB animal shelters • Long Beach Post News

Shelters operated by appointment only to reduce foot traffic and make best use of their limited staff and dedicated volunteers. Recently they started allowing walk-in visitors on weekends. From now on, they will be open five days a week. “The neighboring agency [spcaLA] opens, and we felt it was important …

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Shelters near forest fires overrun with animals

LAS VEGAS, NM (KRQE) — As wildfires continue to burn across the state, animal shelters are overrun with animals seeking to escape the flames. “People found they had to evacuate and the animals were nowhere to be found,” said Bea Gallegos, of the Animal Welfare Coalition of northeast New Mexico. …

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Ask Amy: My Husband Wants Another Dog, But I Don’t

Placeholder while loading article actions dear Amy: The dog I had for over 10 years recently had to be euthanized. I loved my dog, but owning a pet often made me feel guilty. I often felt I had to choose between being with our dog or being a good mother …

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Discounted Adoption of 9 Local Louisiana Animal Shelters Through ‘Empty The Shelters’ Initiative | KTVE

WEST MONROE, La (KTVE/KARD) – Ouachita Parish Animal Shelters are currently experiencing an overpopulation of homeless dogs at the shelter. Shelter event. This event takes place May 2-15, 2022 A national initiative to make the adoption process easier in hopes that community members will go out and adopt a new …

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Reconstruction of Hutt Valley dog ​​shelter stalled after second burglary

A Hutt Valley animal shelter was stripped of building materials over the weekend, with the owner losing thousands of dollars worth of equipment meant for building dog shelters. A box of puppies was dropped off at HUHA on Monday (Source: provided) Animal charity Helping You Help Animals (HUHA) is building …

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Breaking the Chains: An organization dedicated to saving animals in war-torn Ukraine needs your help!

As the war in Ukraine continues, many organizations and volunteers come into the crossfire to rescue abandoned animals. A British Army veteran has started an organization to help animals, who are often forgotten at times like these. Source: FOX 2 Detroit/Youtube Breaking the Chains is an organization started by Tom, …

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One-eyed cat reunited with owner after five years in jail

A one-eyed cat that went missing five years ago has been reunited with its owner, officials say. The Scottish SPCA announced in a press release on Friday that the cat, Dexter, was found in a shipping container on an offshore oil rig. It’s unclear how Dexter ended up on the …

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Free Microchipping Clinics at DFW Animal Shelters – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Join NBC 5 as we celebrate National Pet Identification Week with our local animal shelters from our Clear the Shelters campaign. On Saturday, April 23, our local shelters will be offering free microchipping clinics at the locations listed below. Microchip identification greatly increases the chances that a lost pet will …

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A cleanup project to protect the environment featured UM’ Canes Day of Service event on April 23 | Vizcaya key

The University of Miami Alumni Association is involved in environmental conservation efforts with a local service project that gives back to its respective communities. The Alumni Association Cane Communities hold the annual UM Canes Day of Service on Saturday, April 23 at the Virginia Key Outdoor Center, 3801 Rickenbacker Causeway. …

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Swedish Mouse Mafia, CatYE West, Barkley Eilish. You won’t find them at Coachella

Start your day with LAist Sign up for the Morning Brief, delivered on weekdays. A different festival is underway this weekend in the Coachella Valley, with headliners Barkley Eilish, Swedish Mouse Mafia and, well, Doja Cat. Riverside Department of Animal Services is launching their first-ever BarkChella event where you can …

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Shelby Humane’s no-kill shelter found ‘forever homes’ for more than 1,400 cats and dogs in 2021

Two cats can produce a litter which, over the next six years, can reach 70,000 offspring if none of them are neutered or neutered. It’s part of the battle facing animal shelters across Alabama, including Shelby Humane in Columbiana. The 43-person staff awaits the annual spring influx of puppies and …

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SCRAPS kennels completely full of adoptable dogs | News

SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. — The Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service — or SCRAPS — says the kennels with adoptable dogs at their Spokane Valley facility are completely full and are asking for help from the community. “We — along with shelters across the country — are seeing huge increases …

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Q&A with the Cattaraugus County SPCA | News

ARE THERE ANY SPECIAL CATS AVAILABLE FOR ADOPTION? Yes, Willie is a sweet and wonderful senior cat who was released to the SPCA in early December. He is diabetic, so he has his blood sugar and insulin checked daily if necessary. Likes comfy beds and needs someone who is comfortable …

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Giving Back to Animal Shelters on Arizona Gives Day | News

TUCSON (KVOA) – Arizona Gives Day 2022 is underway to raise thousands of dollars for local nonprofits. One such nonprofit is the Humane Society of Southern Arizona. “It’s Nemo,” said Lindsey Dittmer, shelter manager for the Humane Society of Southern Arizona. Nemo is one of many animals brought to HSSA …

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Triple A animal shelter gets a makeover for its 30th anniversary

Triple A President Elise Dunweber and Mayor of Marbella Ángeles Muñoz. / josele Just under 500 dogs and cats were moved to temporary shelters during the works, thanks to a team of volunteers who spent days transporting them Renovation and improvement works at the Triple A Animal Shelter in Marbella …

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Dogs available for adoption in Saint-Louis

When you look at the makeup of American families today, it’s rare to see a home where a pet isn’t part of the family. According to the most recent data from the APPA National Pet Ownership Survey, 67% of households, or about 85 million households, own a pet. Of these …

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Petco Love raises $1 million to help Ukrainian pets and families

Press Release: Petco Petco Love, a non-profit organization dedicated to saving the lives of pets, recently announced $1 million in assistance to organizations helping pets and families of war-affected animals in Ukraine. . Funds will be distributed immediately to organizations helping shelters, rescues and families of pets fleeing the war-torn …

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15th Annual West Michigan Pet Show at the Deltaplex

GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan – This is the largest adoption event filled with lots of fun, furry animals. The 15th annual West Michigan Pet Expo kicked off Saturday at the Deltaplex in Grand Rapids. Organizers say that while it’s a good time, it’s for an even greater cause. “Huge adoption area …

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Gaston County Museum helps dogs and cats find forever homes

GASTON COUNTY, NC (QUEEN CITY NEWS) — When you think of adopting a pet, you don’t usually think of a museum involved in the process. The Gaston County Museum does, however, play a role in the adoption of dogs and cats. It’s part of a program called “Curator, Cats, and …

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Spokane County Animal Control will soon resume allowing pets

Cat and dog owners will soon be able to register their pets again. Over the past few months, the Spokane Regional Animal Care Service has moved its cat and dog data into a new licensing system. This transfer of data forced SCRAPS to temporarily cease issuing licenses, except in an …

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Fort Bend County Judge KP George and Houston Humane Society Organize Pet Food Drive

The Houston Humane Society and Fort Bend County Judge KP George held a pet food drive Friday, March 18 at the Four Corners Community Center in Sugar Land. The event served 108 households. The Humane Society said Pet Pantry partnerships play a vital role in keeping pets fed at home …

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COVID-19 Emergency Loan Relief and Federal Student Aid

COVID-19 Emergency Loan Relief and Federal Student Aid

The COVID-19 disease is having a major effect on American economy. Due to recent decisions taken by both the federal and state government, ASHA members who own small-scale businesses, private practices or are independent contractors could now be eligible for emergency loan assistance. The following information will be updated information as developments …

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Aid project launched to feed thousands of animals in Ukrainian shelters

A new aid project has been launched to feed animals in hundreds of shelters across Ukraine. Animal rights organization Four Paws said it is partnering with Animal ID and Dogs Trust Worldwide to launch the aid project, called UPAW, for the Ukrainian Pet Association Worldwide. UPAW will soon be accepting …

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Stephanie Greenstein Obituary (1945 – 2021) – Beaumont, TX

Stephanie (née Beestrum) Greenstein died on November 24, 2021 at the age of 76 in Houston, Texas. She had a compassionate ending to an amazing story. Steph was born in Big Spring, Texas and was predeceased by her parents Olaf and Edna Beestrum. She is survived by her three daughters …

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AI program finds adoptable dogs based on children’s doodles

If your kids dream of adding a furry friend to the family, they’ve probably picked up a pencil or crayon on paper to sketch out their vision of the perfect pet. Now, a nifty new program will help them find their perfect pet — while helping a shelter dog find …

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Shelter in Poland saves animals displaced by war in Ukraine

But the Polish vet never thought he would suddenly be inundated with animals rescued from a war next door. Kotowicz is with the ADA foundation, a no kill animal shelter in Przemysl, Poland, just 30 minutes from the border with Ukraine. Since the bombs started falling in Ukraine, he and …

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Constant Russian shelling prevents Mariupol evacuation as global outrage grows

Heineken, Carlsberg and Universal Music join the exodus from Russia Dutch brewer Heineken, Danish brewer Carlsberg and Universal Music Group are some of the latest Western companies to halt operations in Russia because of Moscow’s war in Ukraine. Japanese gaming giants PlayStation and Nintendo are also announcing they will suspend …

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Donkey Jamboree in Mesquite Saturday

By AMY DAVIS Progress Attention animal lovers: The 8th Annual Donkey Jamboree will be held at the Eureka Casino Resort on Saturday, March 12 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the back parking lot. This is the biggest fundraiser of the year for Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue (PVDR). The …

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Everett Animal Shelter to Host Low-Cost Cat Spaying and Neutering on March 21 – Everett Post

The Everett Animal Shelter is hosting Feline Fix, a low-cost spaying and neutering event for cats on Monday, March 21 at the shelter (333 Smith Island Rd., Everett). Low-cost cat spaying and neutering is available by appointment only to Snohomish County cat owners who meet income thresholds. Cats will also …

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A Woman’s Heartwarming Last Wish Helps Animals in Need

A woman’s last wishes in Mexico have caught the internet’s attention after her heartwarming actions helped animals who need it most. In a Facebook post shared on Tuesday, Mundo Animal Reynosa (an animal rescue center in Reynosa, Mexico) shared the kindness, as they wrote: “RIP Eva María Garcia Davila. That …

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Save-A-Pet of Grayslake working to overcome pandemic challenges – Shaw Local

GRAYSLAKE — Animal shelters such as Lake County’s Save-A-Pet have seen a surge in donations following a social media challenge honoring the late Betty White’s love of animals. But a lack of job applicants and a shortage of vets – both seen as lingering effects of the pandemic – have …

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Mesa County Animal Services helps reduce neutering costs at local veterinarians

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) – Mesa County Animal Services is working with eleven participating local veterinarians to provide spaying and neutering vouchers to pet owners. This is thanks to a generous grant from the Animal Assistance Foundation and will reduce costs to $25 per animal. The only requirement is proof …

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Disney-inspired princesses help raise money for animal shelters | Local News

MERRILLVILLE — Every parent can think their daughter is a princess, and on Sunday these little girls looked the part. Little princesses in dresses and tiaras, inspired by Disney movies, and their parents filled the Croatian Center with the Princess and Prince’s Ball, benefiting the PAD Foundation, which supports animal …

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Saudi Ground Forces and Pakistan Army continue joint exercise

JEDDAH: Crowded pet stores with barely enough room to walk. The kittens are separated from their mother in birdcages. Litter boxes and food are crammed into small spaces. People can buy whatever animal they want and go, no questions asked. In Saudi Arabia, pet shop owners do not need a …

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Puppies Born By Cesarean After Being Rescued From Michigan Breeding

HARBOR SPRINGS, MI — A dachshund rescued from alleged overbreeding in northern Michigan recently had a complicated birth ending in a C-section. Olive had six healthy puppies. The mum and her babies are in the care of the Little Traverse Bay Humane Society, which took 44 of more than 160 …

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Shelter Slumber Pawty is activated in the Eastern Metropolitan Area

Metro East Humane Society (MEHS) is partnering with many local animal shelters and rescues to host the St. Louis Area Shelter Slumber Pawty, a live-streamed event that takes place at 18 pet welfare organizations to collect fund and raise awareness for the adoption of pets in shelters in the Saint-Louis …

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The Humane Society is ready for National Adoption Week

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – The Humane Society of El Paso and PetSmart Charities are teaming up to bring adoptable pets to PetSmart located in The Fountains at Farah in support of National Adoption Week, which takes will run from February 28 to March 6, 2022. Officials say that, each …

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Groups reach out to immigrant communities to increase the number of pet adoptions

There have always been a few pets at Lesly Castillo, but Pulguita the cat had a special meaning for her. Pulguita was a rescue from Harvey, the 20-year-old Houston Community College student said. When the hurricane hit Houston in 2017, Castillo’s mother found an abandoned litter box at an apartment …

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UMB Financial: Financial Considerations Before Adopting a Pet

During the pandemic, many regional animal shelters were unprecedentedly empty. Still, shelters are filling up again‡ to pre-pandemic levels and hoping more potential pet owners will decide to adopt. If you are planning to adopt a cat, dog or other animal, you must plan for certain financial expenses. There’s something …

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Three Central Coast Nonprofits to Host ‘Snip & Chip’ Event to Combat Pet Overpopulation in SLO County

Three Central Coast nonprofits are coming together this weekend to try to tackle pet overpopulation and improve animal welfare in the county. They will transform the Nipomo Cat and Dog Hospital and its parking lot into the site of a clinic offering neutering and neutering services, pet vaccinations and more. …

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‘Cockroaches after exes’ and ‘poo in the books’: How animal shelters are helping celebrate V-Day

Valentine’s Day doesn’t mean hugs and roses for everyone – for some people it’s a reminder of painful heartaches. To ease these feelings a bit, some organizations offer people a way to release their anxiety and support a good cause at the same time. The Hemsley Conservation Center and the …

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St. Clair Shores considers puppy mill ordinance – Macomb Daily

St. Clair Shores City Council is expected to vote on an ordinance to protect pets at its next meeting. The proposal, introduced by Councilor David Rubello on Monday, would ban retail pet stores from selling dogs and cats as a way to crack down on puppy mills. The Humane Pet …

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Stray Rescue Travels to Southwest Missouri to Rescue 50 Abandoned Dogs from Deplorable Conditions | St. Louis News Headlines

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – A St. Louis nonprofit is coming to the rescue of dozens of abandoned and neglected dogs on a rural property in southwestern Missouri. Stray Rescue first became aware of the situation earlier this week after discussions on social media and local rescue groups appealed for help. …

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There are options available for people who cannot keep their dog

The German Shepherd pup sitting next to Monnett New Winchester Road outside Galion still had his blanket with him when Angie Chandler found him. “Why the hell would you do that to a puppy, I have no idea. No idea,” the Crawford County dog ​​sitter said. “It broke my heart. …

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Kitten Bowl canceled at Hallmark ahead of Super Bowl

For the past eight years, those who didn’t watch football on Super Bowl Sunday had the comforting option of seeing kittens rolling around on the turf for three hours instead. That tradition, Hallmark’s annual Kitten Bowl, will not continue this year, and GAC Media is considering acquiring the program, Variety …

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Restoring full electric service will take days, Ulster executive says; additional warming centers open – Daily Freeman

An ice storm that blanketed Ulster County over the weekend affected ‘tens of thousands’ of county residents, and full power service is not expected to be restored for ‘several days’, the manager said of Ulster County, Pat Ryan, Saturday February 5th. Ryan, speaking at a press conference, said the county …

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Killeen Animal Advisory Council Presents Annual Report | Local News

Killeen Animal Advisory Council Deputy Chair Linda Marzi presented the council’s annual report to Killeen Town Council this week and also discussed other ways to involve townspeople in the animal sanctuary. managed by the city. As Tuesday evening’s board meeting drew to a close, Marzi took to the podium to …

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Love is in the air for a first vendor fair to benefit Volunteers For Animals

It’s a familiar story with a surprise twist for a Batavia-based nonprofit. Volunteers For Animals had planned its very first vendor fair in early April 2020 when the COVID-19 pandemic hit and rendered all public activities dead. This is the familiar part for so many organizations that have had to …

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NutriSource launches superstar training rewards to support kids, families and pets going through tough times

100% of proceeds will support the NutriSource SuperStars donation program PERHAM, Minn., January 31, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — NutriSource®, one of America’s most beloved and trusted pet brands, today announced the launch of the NutriSource SuperStars Giving program, a new philanthropic initiative that expands commitment company’s long history of using its …

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Lafourche Parish Animal Shelter Advisory Board Annual Report for 2021 | Advertisement

2021 has been another year of unexpected challenges for the Lafourche Parish Animal Shelter, the Lafourche Parish Government, and all businesses and residents of Lafourche Parish. As Covid continued to pressure shelter staff, it also affected pets and their owners. LPAS Director Hilary K. Detilier juggled her staff through Covid …

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Calls for animal control go unanswered

About three years ago, Don Meiners tried to reach Jackson City Animal Control for advice about a squirrel in his house, but he was never lucky to get anyone on the phone. The problem resolved itself when the squirrel ran away from the house on its own. He tried again …

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Tour services set for Brendan Santo

EAST LANSING, Mich. (WILX) — Visitation and memorial services have been set for an 18-year-old Grand Valley State University student who died in October. The body of Brendan Santo, who disappeared during a visit to Michigan State University, was found Friday in the Red Cedar River. Police: Private investigator found …

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Puppy Bowl 2022: Dogs of the Delaware Valley will compete

Who plays Here’s a look at the Delaware Valley puppies that will be competing in this year’s showdown: Brooke, representing Team Fluff on behalf of Brandywine Valley SPCA. (discovery+/Animal Planet/ The Dogist/Elias Weiss Friedman) Brooke | Team fluffBeagle / Treeeing Walker CoonhoundBrandywine Valley SPCA Forrest, representing Team Fluff on behalf …

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