Monthly Archives: February 2022

Belmonte: Dogs rescued in Quebec are now being trained as community service dogs

Mayor Joy Belmonte with the municipal pound of the Quebec Animal Adoption Center Stray dogs in Quezon City will soon become salutary members of the community, as the Quezon City Veterinary Service (QCVD) has begun training them as service dogs. According to the QCVD report, the city rescues up to 57 dogs a day, including […]

Bellevue students step out of the classroom for hands-on learning

BELLEVUE, Iowa (AP) — On a recent afternoon, Bellevue High School junior Delaney Dunne carefully used a pair of scissors to remove the leafy green tops from several kale stalks. She and her classmates, Alivia Wagner and Ryanne Dunn, had grown the plants using a self-contained aquaponics system in high school. Now they were ready […]

‘Support Our Community’: Presbyterian Church Hosts Craft Market in Auburn | Local News | Auburn, NY |

AUBURN — For Amy Heath and Tina Lader, the Creative Arts Market is a way for them to socialize and hang out, especially in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. The market event, at the Presbyterian Event and Retreat Center, 108 South St., Auburn, featured the work of various artisans and artisans on Saturday. Scheduled to […]

Make-A-Wish Furry Friend Grants Recipient

SYRACUSE, NY (WSYR-TV) – Make-A-Wish of Central New York helped grant the wish of seven-year-old recipient Johnathan Scott on Saturday at Helping Hounds Dog Rescue in North Syracuse. Scott, who is battling lymphoma, initially wanted a Maltipoo, but when he found out the wait might be long, he went to Helping Hounds with his family. […]

Vets, shelters to help returning animals

The state government is making sure that lost pets get home faster and safer with the Pets Amendment (Reunification of Pets and Other Matters) Act 2021 passed by Parliament on Thursday 24 February. The law will allow Victorians to take a lost dog or cat to a participating veterinary clinic or registered animal shelter such […]

Kim Reeder: What volunteers mean to LCHS | Columnists

Here at the Lee County Humane Society, our volunteer program is part of our daily business. Volunteers enrich the lives of our animals. The work of our volunteers helps save the lives of not only the animals they help care for, but also the shelter itself. One might wonder what a volunteer looks like; it’s […]

Coming Soon in Arts and Entertainment

UMass Dance Students to Present Graduation Thesis Projects AMHERST – On Thursday, March 3 and Friday, March 4, dance majors from the Department of Music and Dance at the University of Massachusetts Amherst will present their thesis projects in a program called “When We Close Our Eyes.” . The concerts, which will take place at […]

MSPCA at Nevins Farm Raising funds for 91 cats found in Tewksbury – NBC Boston

More than 90 cats were returned Tuesday from a home in Tewksbury, Massachusetts, in “difficult” condition after their overwhelmed owner could no longer care for them. Tewksbury Animal Control responded to the home and the cats, aged between six months and around 10 years old, were voluntarily abandoned by their owner, an MSPCA spokesperson told […]

First photo of top lawyer questioned over Tallaght farmland shooting as family of dog farmer victim reveal hell

He’s the top lawyer who was questioned last night about a dog breeder’s horror shooting. Keith Conlon, 36, was shot in the head while hunting rabbits on rural farmland. 3 Best Lawyer Diarmuid Rossa PhelanCredit: Collins Photo Agency 3 Keith Conlon shooting victim 3 Gardai at the scene of a shooting on farmland south of […]

Woman charged in UP puppy mill case breached bond by getting another dog

ROCK, MI – A woman accused of running a “horrendous” puppy mill in the Upper Peninsula was in court this week after authorities were told she breached her bond by getting a dog she owned. intention to raise. Rebecca Johnson, of Rock, was sentenced to one month in jail after being found guilty of violating […]

Owner of Omemee-area pet boarding house fined for treating his dog

A Peterborough pet owner shakes his head after the operator of a pet boarding and training center in Omemee was found guilty earlier this month of abusing his dog at the end of 2020. Nadine Francis, owner/operator of Good Doggy of Kawartha Lakes, pleaded guilty February 8 in Lindsay court to two of six charges […]

Mount Comfort Veterinary Care

by: Mount Comfort Veterinary Care Job : 22 Feb 2022 / 4:15 p.m. CST Update: 22 Feb 2022 / 4:15 p.m. CST Mount Comfort Veterinary Care opened on the West Side of Fayetteville in May 2020. Amid the Covid pandemic, owners Drs. Sarah Hantz and Heather Williams weren’t sure what to expect, but quickly discovered […]

Meet Murphy, the friendly giant greyhound who just missed out on the Guinness Book of World Records

Murphy is a well known and much loved animal within his local community in Manchester – where he stops traffic so people can take a photo with the gentle giant! A huge Irish wolfhound from Manchester has just missed out on a place in the Guinness Book of World Records. Rhys Davenport, from Cheadle Hulme, […]

Animal lovers cheer on a lady who took her dog to the vet for treatment strapped to her back; Subtitled ‘Owner and Patient of the Day’ – Malawi Nyasa Times

Several members of the public clapped and cheered a lady who walked a long distance of over an hour with her dog strapped to her back to get her pet treated at the Blantyre Society for the Protection & Care of Animals clinic (SPCA) . Touched by this deep love for her pet, Blantyre SPCA […]

Are there any cases in the metaverse?

Photo: Pixabay The social networks in which we now operate are our new space for communication and socialization. An integrated social dialogue space with messages with various multimedia elements (music, video, images). In this ecosystem, brands and companies have developed a large part of their marketing strategies, digital advertising and their new commercial channels. A […]

Fresno Dog Show Celebrates 100 Years

FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — The Fresno dog show is taking place this weekend and the Sun Maid Kennel Club says it’s a special year for them as they celebrate their 100th anniversary in Fresno. Dogs of all breeds, shapes and sizes came to the show on Saturday hoping to walk away with that first place […]

Barrett found guilty of human trafficking, sentenced to life in prison | Local News

Jeffery Barrett was found guilty on Friday in a human trafficking case involving four children. A jury in the 354th District Court convicted Barrett, a Hunt County resident, of continuous child trafficking. A sentencing hearing was held immediately after the verdict. The jury then handed down a life sentence. Barrett will need to spend at […]

5 Best Vets in Colorado Springs, CO

Below is a list of top veterinarians in Colorado Springs, CO. To help you find the best veterinarians located near you in Colorado Springs, we’ve put together our own list based on this checklist. Colorado Springs’ Top Vets: The top rated Veterinarians in Colorado Springs, CO are: Westside Veterinary Hospital – offers comprehensive veterinary care […]

All dog owners will be required to take a course, except in the case of hunting, herding or guard dogs

There are dogs and there are hunting dogs or shepherd animals. A distinction in which the breed has nothing to do, since thousands of dogs with pedigrees and hunting or herding instincts live as pets outside the fields and shotguns (also with owners who hunt and graze). They are the same animals, with the same […]

Court documents: Woodburn man threw dog and broke leg

Austin C. Easterday, 26, of Woodburn was charged Friday with torturing or mutilating a vertebrate animal. He was released Friday on his own recognizance, according to Steve Stone, public information officer for the Allen County Sheriff’s Department. Easterday admitted to his girlfriend that he “may have been a little too rough” with their pup, Sampson, […]

‘Foxy Roxy’ lives on charity and a global fan base | Living in Washington County

When Jason Dunkle couldn’t make it out of a pet store in Erie in 2009, he had no idea how his life would change when he bought an adorable Italian Greyhound. Dunkle, a Washington resident, said he “couldn’t leave the store” without buying the dog. “He was a brave little pup; his personality was larger […]

Schuyler Veterinary Clinic Under New Ownership | News

Hands have changed at the Schuyler Veterinary Clinic, but the business will continue to serve the Schuyler community. Dr. Wendell Bohmont and Dr. Linda Svoboda handed over the reins to Dr. Doug Eisenmann earlier this year. Bohmont noted that he retired Jan. 14 after having been at the clinic since 1975. “I’ve been at it […]

The alternative to payday loans has its own risks

Payday loans target consumers with no credit or low credit. According to IBISWorld, an industry research firm, the U.S. check cashing and payday lending industry is expected to grow 5.1% in 2022. These high-interest loans promise quick cash until the next paycheck arrives, but they often create dangerous cycles of new loans to pay off […]

Dog bites man 20 times after trying to attack owner with baseball bat | Nature | News

The dog, named Leia, allegedly bit her owner’s attacker on the bottom and legs as the couple were involved in a street fight in the summer of 2020 in Staffordshire. The fight broke out when one of the men, Barzan Shekzade, drove past Leia’s owner, Marcin Pluta, who was on a bicycle and walking his […]

Gardiner Passes Kennel Law Banning Commercial Dog Breeding

A A year after imposing a moratorium on reviewing permit applications to establish kennels, the city of Gardiner has finally passed its new kennel law. At its February 8 meeting, the city council voted unanimously to close the public hearing on the new local law, issue a negative statement on its environmental assessment form, and […]

Puppy Bowl XVIII puts Virginia pooches with unique qualities and special needs in the spotlight.

(WFXR) – People across the country tuned in Sunday afternoon to watch more than 100 dogs – at least five of which are from Virginia – hit the grill in a furry showdown between Team Fluff and Team Ruff during Puppy Bowl XVIII . The event which aired on Animal Planet and streamed on Discovery+ […]

Heart medication poisons pet around Valentine’s Day

In light of Valentine’s Day, the Pet Poison Helpline recently highlighted an episode of Toxin Tails. When Victoria B. from Benet, Massachusetts went out of town to celebrate Valentine’s Day, her 2 dogs, Callie and Dakota, came with her because they were staying with her sister-in-law. While saying goodbye to the family, Victoria placed 2 […]

State Patrol cracks down on speeders in the Twin Cities

St Paul (KROC AM News) – Public safety officials have gotten into trouble with speeding motorists on the Twin Cities freeways and have launched a crackdown that will last 10 days. The effort will have additional state troopers on patrol from 7:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. each night. A State Patrol helicopter will also be […]

More than 150 dogs seized from alleged puppy mill in ‘poor conditions’ in South Carolina

Authorities have seized more than 150 dogs from an alleged “puppy mill” in Pickens County, South Carolina. The seizure comes following an investigation opened Feb. 7 after the Pickens County Sheriff’s Office Animal Enforcement Unit received a complaint of animal neglect, according to a statement. Animal Enforcement deputies attended the scene – a home in […]

Meet Stella Mae! | WATD 95.9 FM

—WATD 95.9 News & Talk Radio, South Shore Massachusetts Thanks to our listener Geni for connecting us with a new organization called Animal Rescue Konnection. Animal Rescue Konnection also works with people who need to rehom their dogs, shelters and animal control officers. Their specialty is working with more difficult to place dogs, those with […]

Brevard Zoo staff veterinarian Dr Kyle Donnelly pushes the boundaries of treatment and research

Dr. Kyle Donnelly is a GRADUATE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA Veterinary School In honor of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science on February 11, Brevard Zoo officials spotlighted Brevard Zoo staff veterinarian Kyle Donnelly during a question and answer session. . Dr. Donnelly provides all veterinary care for zoo animals, rehabilitates […]

RSPCA rescues pregnant dog and puppies from Basildon

A PREGNANT spaniel who had been used for breeding for years was abandoned on a street just hours before she gave birth to a litter of puppies. Cassie, believed to be over eight years old, had been found abandoned in Basildon. Just hours after being rescued, she gave birth to eight puppies, but two unfortunately […]

Trial scheduled in human trafficking case | Local News

The trial is set to begin this week for a Hunt County man facing a felony charge of human trafficking. Some of the alleged victims had previously indicated that Jeffery Barrett was not responsible for the allegations. Jury selection is scheduled for Monday morning at the 354th District Court. Barrett faces an indictment of continuing […]

Renee Dodds Runs Two Daycares, But Her Time Isn’t the Kids | Business

PITTSFIELD — Renee Dodds owns two daycare centers in the Berkshires where her customers bark instead of talk. Dodds owns Love Us and Leave Us, a dog daycare and boarding facility with locations in Pittsfield and Lee. Dodds, from Lanesborough, or ‘the borough’ as ​​she calls it, is a certified dog trainer who originally became […]

Bill aims to prevent handing over of pets due to housing crisis

TREASURE COAST, Fla. – It’s not just people, but pets that are “out of heaven.” Rising costs and limited housing inventory are forcing some families to make the toughest decision a pet owner can make – having to surrender a pet to meet housing restrictions. But there is hope that an advancing state bill will […]

Caerphilly dog ​​breeders fined for selling seven litters of puppies in one year during pandemic

A Caerphilly couple have been fined for illegally breeding dogs and attempting to sell the puppies on social media during lockdown. Last month a court heard they had bred the dogs without the permission of a license issued by Caerphilly County Borough Council. Callum Pine, 24, and Megan Arundel, 22, of 5 Kingsley Place, Senghenydd, […]

Protesters want to end monkey research at UMass

AMHERST — Inside a building at the University of Massachusetts, laboratory experiments on marmoset monkeys continue, despite occasional protests from animal rights organizations who have targeted the work. While the use of primates has been a focus of discussion, a newly formed group of students are promoting the welfare of all animals, such as those […]

Woodsfield woman sentenced for cruelty to animals | News, Sports, Jobs

WOODSFIELD — Davee Ridgeway will serve time in prison after pleading guilty to three misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty Monday in Monroe County Court. Ridgeway, 21, of Lickskillet Road, Woodsfield was immediately sentenced after pleading. The judge sentenced her to a year in prison with a six-month suspended sentence, which means she will […]

Animal charity Co Down are forced to close doors to dogs after a noise complaint and those in their care must leave

Assisi Animal Sanctuary was forced to stop welcoming dogs due to a noise complaint from a neighbor at their Co Down site. And the dogs they currently have on site, at least 12, need to be placed in emergency foster care. Over the past 27 years, the charity has housed over 50,000 animals. And for […]

Dog-Friendly Chicago, Year-Round Travel Guide

dog cruise Mercury Chicago Skyline Cruise Line Our pets are like family: we love them, we care for them, and we want them to be around us, even when we’re exploring a big city like Chicago. Savvy travelers and Windy City locals understand that just because a place allows dogs doesn’t necessarily mean that dogs […]

“My guardian angel”: a pregnant woman saved by a firefighter on leave

FAIRFIELD, CT – Panic set in for Melissa Miller on Friday as she struggled 30 feet from shore in the freezing waters of Perry’s Mill Pond, trying in vain to lift her dog, Misty May, onto its partially frozen surface . The water filled her lungs and the 35-year-old mum-to-be feared for her and her […]

Clear Path for Veterans Turning Puppies into Service Dogs

Dogs are man’s best friend, but they can also be a vital lifeline. Clear Path for Veterans makes it easier for vets to get a service dog. Having a dog as a companion is certainly comforting, and for many people, when they return home after serving our country, they come back with trauma. The Clear […]

Historical and forecast revenue data analysis of the Animal Stem Cell Therapy market – The Tech Talk

2022-2028 Animal Stem Cell Therapy Industry Overview: This has led to several changes in This report also discusses the impact of COVID-19[feminine sur le marché mondial. le Marché de la thérapie par cellules souches animales Le résumé de l’analyse par Reports Insights est une étude approfondie des tendances actuelles menant à cette tendance verticale dans […]

Dog Fences Have Benefits, But Control Goes On

Ben Banks, wool farmer and sheep scanner from WESTERN Queensland, is well placed to see the benefits of feral dog control and he doesn’t think introducing dingoes to Victorian parks is a good idea. The Banks family manage a self-replacing merino herd of 22,000 head protected by 120km of exclusion fencing on 48,500ha 100km west […]

Gail Fisher’s Dog Tracks: How to Handle Barking Dogs in the Classroom | Animals

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Earlier The Survivor – The Durango Herald

Earlier, with its owner Carl Darnell. (Courtesy of Carl Darnell) Blind dog survives 45ft fall from cliff “You don’t throw away a whole life just because it’s a little messed up.” – Tom Smith (played by Chris Cooper) in the movie “Seabiscuit” On August 12, 2021 my 10 year old blind Golden Retriever, Sooner, fell […]

Colorado Springs Area Pet Organizations Starting Feb. 5 | Events calendars

NEED HELP? Harley’s Hope Foundation – Provides financial assistance for major veterinary care and behavior modification services, access to a list of Colorado pet care resources, and educational information about preventative care and pet safety:, 719-495-6083. AVAILABLE Safe place for pets — Finding homes for pets of terminally ill owners. For more information on […]

Rogues’ Gallery: imprisoned in Newport, Tredegar and Caerphilly

THESE six defendants were recently sentenced to prison for crimes including illegal dog breeding, assault, drug trafficking and brawling. We review their cases. Kyle Whitney Kyle Whitney left his victim in need of facial reconstruction surgery after punching him in an unprovoked attack at a pub’s beer garden. His victim was celebrating his 21st birthday […]

The Humane Society of the United States explains why it’s hard to investigate irresponsible puppy breeders

The removal of more than 160 dogs from a Grand Traverse County home comes just three weeks after a Missaukee County puppy breeder was investigated with allegations of neglect and abuse. Forty dogs were removed from this home, but it was not the first time the breeder had been investigated. So what happens in these […]

Sharpsburg councilor leads off-leash dog park

A newly elected Sharpsburg city councilwoman is pitching in with an idea she thinks will benefit residents and their four-legged friends. Carrie Tongarm is working on setting up an off-leash dog park in the borough. It’s a project that’s been gaining momentum since 2018, when she first moved to the riverside town. “During the pandemic, […]

News Bites – February 3, 2022

*Total COVID-19 cases: 71,164 (+2,636) Total cases in Burgdorf: 3,072 (+112) Deaths in Larimer County: 444 (+15) 7-day case rate per 100,000: 876 (-379) Hospital utilization: 79% Use of intensive care: 108% 7-day test positivity rate: 21.3% Risk Score: High Hospitalized COVID patients: 99 (-10) Deaths attributed to the virus represent 0.62% of reported cases. […]

The Outer Banks Voice – For dogs rescued from Moyock, a second chance

For dogs rescued from Moyock, a second chance By Michelle Wagner | Outer Banks Voice on February 2, 2022 Breeder faces February 4 deadline to appeal seizure Two of the 61 rescued dogs who needed medical attention. (Currituck Animal Shelter) Tim Warren, the Moyock dog breeder who faces dozens of misdemeanor charges stemming from the […]

Pet project: donations help organizations, animals in need

MOSES LAKE – There are likely many lost and stray dogs and cats in Grant and Adams counties. And there are probably unlucky pets with some owners, who threw them out or left them behind. Cats and female dogs get pregnant, which increases the number of kittens and puppies, and some think something needs to […]

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Minnesota Seeking Mentors

ST. CLOUD — January was National Mentoring Month and a local organization is urgently looking for volunteers interested in mentoring youth in the St. Cloud area. Last month, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Minnesota launched their “Be Big in 22” recruitment campaign to fill a need for volunteers. The organization says there is a […]