PetFest 2013 brings out animal-lovers in the tri-state – FOX19.com-Cincinnati … – FOX19


PetFest 2013 brings out animal-lovers in the tri-state - FOX19.com-Cincinnati ...
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PetFest offered information about animal life saving activities and ways to connect with animal welfare and rescue organizations. The day also included contests, a pet psychic, a silent auction, and dog trainers for participants. Participants were also ...

Animal shelter sees decrease in pet intakes – Columbia Daily Herald


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Animal shelter sees decrease in pet intakes
Columbia Daily Herald
A 4-month-old Labrador mix hugged a Maury County Animal Shelter employee as she checked its teeth and readied a scale in the building's front lobby. The dog's shiny black coat made it look like it couldn't possibly be a stray, but the man who found the ...

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County Animal Shelter & Adoption Center Hosts Pit-ty Party – Cape May County Herald (press release)


County Animal Shelter & Adoption Center Hosts Pit-ty Party
Cape May County Herald (press release)
COURT HOUSE – Cape May County Animal Shelter and Adoption Center is hosting a Pit-ty Party to celebrate their 9th birthday. There will be free micro-chipping and spay/neuter for owned Pit Bulls and Pit Bull mixes and free in-home consultations with a ...
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Forks City Hall petitioned to close Olympic Animal Sanctuary; officials say it … – Peninsula Daily


Forks City Hall petitioned to close Olympic Animal Sanctuary; officials say it ...
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FORKS — The Olympic Animal Sanctuary continues to draw attention from animal advocates around the world. Last week, Forks city officials received a petition signed by more than 1,000 people asking for action on the facility. The petition, which also ...

Animal welfare bills poised for passage in House, Senate – Philly.com (blog)


Animal welfare bills poised for passage in House, Senate
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Amid the end of budget days chaos today two bills with major implications for animal welfare are poised to take great leaps forward in the legislature. First, the Senate is expected to approve a bill to require anyone charged with animal abuse to pay ...

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No-kill shelters, unadoptable dogs, and a ‘dirty little secret’ – Philly.com


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No-kill shelters, unadoptable dogs, and a 'dirty little secret'
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Hitch came to the Animal Orphanage in Voorhees like so many other dogs: as a stray in need of a home. A young, energetic border-collie mix, "he could run and jump like nobody's business," said Bruce Compton, former president of the shelter's board of ...

Retired dentist pushes for no-kill pet shelter in Olive Branch – Jackson Clarion Ledger


Retired dentist pushes for no-kill pet shelter in Olive Branch
Jackson Clarion Ledger
Debbie Holden, former director of the Olive Branch Animal Shelter, was then able to place the dog through a breed-specific rescue group. Holden's efforts on behalf of the animals in her care had a profound effect on Reinhorn. “It was after that that I ...