Rescues help turn discarded animals into beloved pets
Clarksville Leaf Chronicle
First, a shelter volunteer fell in love with his personality and urged an animal rescue group to pull him out of the shelter. Then, Rupert was placed with a Clarksville family who agreed to foster him for PAWS Tennessee. And finally the foster family ...
NC Animal Shelter saga continues
In an effort to raise money for the Newton County Animal Shelter, T-shirts are being sold at the Demotte State Bank in Roselawn. The shirts were extra from a 5K run fundraiser put on by the North Newton Chamber of Commerce that also benefitted the shelter.
Local animal shelters are running out of space
Green Bay Press Gazette
The contract between animal control — a subdivision of the Green Bay Police Department — and Bay Area Humane Society was in place for a number of years, said Lt. John Rousseau, supervisor of the animal control unit. In June 2013, Packerland beat out ...
National Holistic Pet Day: Healthy lifestyle tips for Fido & Fluffy
Have you heard the “mews?” On the “heels” of National Dog Day, today is dedicated to those beloved furry friends that are near-and-dear to our hearts. According to a Great Pet Health report published on Aug. 29, today is an annual “howliday” that ...
MemberFocus lends a paw to Friends For the Dearborn Animal Shelter
Dearborn Press and Guide
Earlier this year, MemberFocus Community Credit Union came up with a new way to give back to the community they serve. The credit union has donated $5 for every new membership it opened since April 1. All donations go to benefit select organizations or ...
Local pet store donates food to animal shelter
KOBI-TV NBC 5 / KOTI-TV NBC 2
Medford, Ore. -- Dogs and cats looking for a home are given a special gift. A giant pallet of food was donated to Southern Oregon Humane Society. Rogue Valley Pet, located in the Winco Shopping Center, gave away hundreds of pounds of premium dog and ...
Local shelter turning away cat drop-offs due to crowding
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Waterford residents invited to learn farm animal care
The Oakland Press
A course in how to care for farm animals will be held through the Waterford Parks and Recreation in September. “Farm Animal Care” will be held from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21 at Hess-Hathaway Park on Williams Lake Road in Waterford. The cost is ...
ADOPTABLE PET: Animal Rescue Kompany
About the animal: Albert was rescued from the San Bernardino city shelter during his final hours. He is a sweet and mellow boy who scored an A+ on his temperament test with the rescue's trainer. He is excellent with children of all ages and dogs of all ...
LAKE ELSINORE: Council balks on animal control contract
A majority of City Council sided with Councilman Brian Tisdale's recommendation that the city should hold off on approving a new contract with the shelter operator and animal control services provider Animal Friends of the Valleys until the completion ...
Fairfax Financial buys insurer Pethealth
Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. (FFH.TO) has struck a deal to acquire Oakville Ont.-based Pethealth Inc. for $100 million, boosting its bet on the burgeoning pet insurance market. Fairfax will pay $2.79 per share in cash to acquire all of Pethealth's ...