Campbell County animal shelter closes after outbreak of parvo
The animal shelter, located at 749 Towe String Road in Jacksboro, said they are only taking animals on a case-by-case basis while they wait on estimates to improve the shelter. Staff will still be at the shelter throughout the day. Campbell County ...
New animal shelter boss has shown she can fix problems
The next leader of the Franklin County animal shelter is a longtime law-enforcement officer with a record of reducing euthanasia rates and rebuilding public confidence. The Franklin County commissioners will announce today that Kaye L. Dickson will ...
Pet Tales: Dogs are good for your health
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
She has teamed up with veterinarian Lisa Moses to write “Get Healthy, Get a Dog: The Health Benefits of Canine Companionship.” It's a 49-page Harvard Medical School special health report written in collaboration with Angell Animal Medical Center.
Heart of Niagara Animal Rescue at Boulevard Mall Saturday
Niagara Frontier Publications
Heart of Niagara Animal Rescue will be present with adoptable dogs from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. this Saturday, Feb. 28, at The Boulevard Mall (Sears Court), corner of Niagara Falls Boulevard and Maple Road, Amherst. Come meet Molly, Rocky and Simon, are ...
St. Croix County: Advocates hope to make no-kill animal shelter a reality
ROBERTS, Wis. -- After nine years of fundraising, planning and program development -- capped by the debt-free acquisition of a 6.5-acre site in Roberts -- the table is finally set for a no-kill St. Croix County animal adoption and education center. Now ...
Distemper prompts sanitary makeover at Amarillo animal shelter
"This is a major milestone for the animal shelter in being able to maintain a high level of sanitation here. This is going to completely seal the walls and the flooring so any diseases or animal waste can be easily removed, rinsed and the whole system ...
Where's Bixby? In SLO County to support local animal shelters
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
The duo — or trio, if you count Charlie, which Minnick definitely does — have pedaled more than 8,300 miles around the U.S., traveling through 31 states and counting to promote support for animal shelters and pet adoptions. Along the way, they've ...
Dog Owners Nervous in Wake of Pet Food Lawsuit
NBC Southern California
5, Lucido sued Nestle Purina PetCare Company in U.S. District Court in the Northern District of California, alleging the dog food contains propylene glycol, which the suit said is an animal toxin used in automobile antifreeze; and mycotoxins, a group ...
Dangerous Dog Food? Purina Pet Food Poisons Thousands
Knox County could see animal welfare ordinance
What the ordinance would do is put a clear definition on when exposure would and would not be considered animal cruelty. "It's not about policing. It's about making sure that our pets, if they are going to be kept outdoors, are taken care of," said Ownby.
Lansing State Journal
Saving Bonnie: Community rallies for one dog's rescue
Lansing State Journal
GRAND LEDGE – Bonnie is curious, friendly and affectionate. She loves to cuddle and play, burying her face under blankets and liberally licking faces. Two weeks in a safe, supportive home has made a world of difference. The pit bull Heather Wiedenhoeft ...