Richmondite recounts the challenges of raising a ‘COVID puppy’

Lack of socialization with other dogs, people during pandemic made it difficult to breed a puppy, says Richmond woman For many, the pandemic seemed like the perfect time to add to their family – or so we thought. Dog adoptions have skyrocketed during the COVID-19 pandemic – the BC SPCA reported last year that some […]

Protect the dogs, the taxpayers | | standardspeaker.com

Until the state legislature finally passed tough law in 2008 to regulate dog breeding and kennels, Pennsylvania was known as “the puppy mill capital of the east coast.” Unscrupulous breeders kept dogs in squalid and inhumane conditions, endangering animal health and often ripping off people who didn’t know they were buying sick animals. The law […]

Farmington Animal Shelter in Need of Foster Homes as Kennel Population Rises – The Journal

The volunteer discusses the joy of work Stacie Voss, director of animal welfare at Farmington Animal Shelter, is keeping a puppy from a litter that will soon need a foster home on Thursday. (Jerry McBride / Durango Herald) FARMINGTON – With the Farmington Animal Shelter nearing capacity, animals that are too young or in need […]

Canine distemper outbreak closes Maricopa County animal shelter

A highly contagious canine distemper outbreak in Maricopa County Animal Care and Control has caused its western shelterin Phoenixclose some of its buildings over the weekend. On July 2, the shelter announced it had several confirmed cases of distemper – a highly contagious and deadly virus – at its western facility. Thursday morning, the refuge […]

Dogs have their day at the San Antonio Food Bank giveaway

Hundreds of San Antonio animal lovers collected bags of pet food from the San Antonio Food Bank during the non-profit organization’s first-ever pet food distribution to families in low income having pets. Residents lined up in their vehicles around the block Thursday morning at the main food bank campus on the West Side. In all, […]

Purdue shows vet school price freeze possible – News

Dean willie reed Purdue University photo by Kevin Doerr Purdue University isn’t the only institution to keep tuition flat, but it has been the case for the longest time, in a decade, says Dr. Willie Reed, Dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine (foreground) . There are two ways for schools to alleviate the crushing […]

Buying Weed Online: The Best Websites to Order Recreational Marijuana

As the legalization of marijuana has spread across the United States, getting weed has never been so normal. However, it is not as normal as traditional products and commodities. After all, marijuana is still illegal federally and in many states. On top of that, with the cannabis industry being so infantile, the regulations have been […]

Lodi’s new animal adoption center and sanctuary

Playful, furry, adoptable dogs and cats all await their new best friends at the new adoption center and sanctuary, PALS Haven (People Assisting Lodi Shelter). “It’s not just a dream for us, it’s a dream for the community,” said Stephen Curr, director of PALS. The new facility has been under construction for seven years, finally […]

In video, FDA urges reporting of adverse events

Anytime an animal drug is linked to an adverse event – in an animal or a person – Food and Drug Administration officials want to know. In June, FDA officials released a new video explaining to vets and pet owners why they should report any adverse events related to the use of animal drugs and […]

Feds Bust ‘Walnut Prairie Wildside’ after PETA push

For immediate release:July 8, 2021 Contact:David Perlé 202-483-7382 West Union, Illinois. – Following complaints from PETA, the US Department of Agriculture has inspected the local Walnut Prairie Wildside roadside zoo three times and slapped its owner, Thomas Edmonds, with a 21-day license suspension on a slew of federal Animal Welfare Act (AWA) citations, including after […]

Two fresh forces for the next cycle

It has been difficult for many people, especially the unemployed, to access personal loans, mainly because lenders viewed the jobless applicant as a possible liability. Today, the situation is different because many lenders have developed loan products tailored to the unemployed. Just like employed people, non-employees can apply for payday loans and get approvals in […]

Fun events and exhibits planned for the coming weekend – The Madison Record

THINGS TO DOTN VALLEY HUNTING AND FISHING EXPOJuly 9-11Fri 3 p.m. – 9 p.m., Sat 9 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sun 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.South Room of the Von Braun Center700 Monroe StreetPaid entrywww.vonbrauncenter.comThis weekend entertainment experience is designed for outdoor enthusiasts of all kinds. This is a one-of-a-kind destination event for hunting, fishing […]

New Jersey Assembly Bill Seeks To Regulate Animal Rescue Organizations And Facilities Through Consumer Friendly Regulation | Fox Rothschild LLP

New Jersey Assembly Bill A5715 (the “Rescue Animal Disclosure Act” or the “Bill”) which would provide for the regulation of animal rescue organizations and facilities (“Animal Rescue”) in the New Jersey, was introduced in May, without a sister bill to date in the Senate. The bill would require Animal Rescue to provide consumers with an […]

Sebastian Is The Dog Gone The best dog you have ever seen

Allow us to introduce you this week Pet of the week of Vanderburgh Humanitarian Society.All these cute bunnies are for you to adopt! Fill out the adoption form on vhslifesaver.org. If you have a morning free during the week, come and do Mutt’s Morning Out! Or, on Saturday morning, Cardio for Canines! (It’s raining or […]

Why a financial boost for the office that exposes Pennsylvania puppy mills has stalled again

Spotlight PA is an independent, non-partisan newsroom powered by The Philadelphia Inquirer in partnership with PennLive / The Patriot-News, TribLIVE / Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and WITF Public Media. Sign up for our free newsletters. HARRISBURG – Partisan divisions are hampering legislation to increase funding for the Pennsylvania office responsible for exposing puppy mills and dealing with […]

Springfield’s Doggy Style Hot Dog Food Truck Goes Weird With Toppings

A revamped food truck that serves many types of hot dogs is gaining popularity in Springfield. Owners Jeremy and Tambera Mathis unveiled the new “Doggy Style” food truck in mid-April. Doggy Style offers traditional hot dogs, but it’s really known for loading hot dogs with crazy toppings. Jeremy Mathis has 20 years of restaurant management […]

East Haven: dogs, cats, pets available for adoption nearby

Do you want to add a four legged friend to your family? Look no further than these East Haven animal shelters for a pet available for adoption. Local shelters have dogs, cats and other types of pets ready and waiting for someone to bring them home. Millions of pets are donated to animal rescue organizations […]

Chatham Pet Adoption: Discover New Dogs & Cats

If you’re looking to add a ball of four-legged love and affection to your family, start at these Chatham-area shelters for a pet for adoption. According to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, more than 6 million pets are taken to pounds nationwide each year. Of these, approximately 3.3 million are […]

Pets in the Red Bank-Shrewsbury area that need a home: cats, dogs, etc.

If you’ve wanted to add a ball of love and affection to your family, you should check out these Red Bank-Shrewsbury area shelters for a pet you can take home. There are thousands of homeless dogs, cats, and other pets of all ages throughout New Jersey – and many are located within driving distance. For […]

Pet Adoption in the Kennesaw Area: New Dogs & Cats Added This Week

Want to add a new member to your family and give back to the Kennesaw community at the same time? Adopt a dog, cat or other animal from a shelter or local organization! Many animal shelters are still striving to find forever homes for dozens of cats, dogs and other lovable critters. According to the […]

Can you spot the REAL dog hiding from his master among this collection of teddy bears?

AN ADORABLE puppy has decided to hide from its owner among a massive collection of teddy bears. The owner had a hard time finding it because it got mixed up in her collection of stuffed animals. Can you spot the REAL dog? 5 A dog is hidden in the pile of teddy bears 5 Can […]

CM Punk and his dog Larry in the “Underdog to Wonderdog” promo

Photo by Robin Marchant / Getty Images for Queensbury Pictures / Dark Sky Films Professional wrestling fans are always curious about what CM Punk is up to. The former WWE Champion constantly attracts the attention of the wrestling world as fans hope to see him return to the ring. Today CM Punk is in the […]

Why a financial boost for the office that exposes Pennsylvania puppy mills has blocked again Spotlight PA

Featured sound system is an independent, non-partisan newsroom powered by The Philadelphia Inquirer in partnership with PennLive / The Patriot-News, TribLIVE / Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and WITF Public Media. Sign up for our free newsletters. HARRISBURG – Partisan divisions are hampering legislation to increase funding for the Pennsylvania office responsible for exposing puppy mills and dealing […]

Opening of a dog agility park in SM City Tarlac

The MALLING experience is now more enjoyable not only for “hoomans”, but also for dogs, as SM City Tarlac has opened its indoor Paw Park, a pet obstacle course for dogs for their essential exercise in as part of supervised socialization. Located on the lower ground floor near the SM food court, the paw park […]

Payday loan alternatives are becoming more widely available

In perhaps the most unprecedented change, the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, designed to provide financial relief during the pandemic, included $3 billion specifically for the CDFI Fund, which provides financial assistance to CDFIs and minority depository institutions (MDIs). That amount is nearly equal to what the fund has received in total since its inception […]

Michigan man faces crime while running puppy mill that kept 24 dogs in “appalling conditions”

SAGINAW, MI – A man from Carrollton Township has been charged with a felony for allegedly running a puppy mill that saw two dozen dogs living in “appalling conditions.” In addition to risking years in prison, the dog owner already owes Saginaw County a five-figure sum for dog housing costs. On Thursday, June 24, Saginaw […]

Frosh calls for rejection of challenge to state puppy mills ban on the sale of dogs – Maryland Daily Record

By: Steve Lash Legal Affairs Writer of the Daily File June 24, 2021 Maryland’s ban on retail pet stores selling dogs while allowing rescues and nonprofit dog shelters to continue sales from July 1 does not violate the constitutional guarantee of equal treatment under the law, said the state attorney general in federal court in […]

Just Puppies in Rockville charged with breaking puppy mill law

Just Puppies of Maryland in Rockville has been charged with selling puppies in violation of the No More Puppy Mills Act, Attorney General Brian Frosh said in a press release on June 17. Charges have been filed against Just Puppies, which is located at the Twinbrook Center on Veirs Mill Road, as well as another […]

Just Puppies of Rockville, one of two accused of illegally selling dogs

Just Puppies in Rockville is one of two pet stores accused of breaking the state’s Puppy Mills law, which prohibits the sale of puppies and kittens in retail stores. Photo from Google Street View A Rockville pet store is one of two charged with breaking the state’s Puppy Mills law, which prohibits the sale of […]

How personal loan consolidation works

article Drowning in payday loans? These options can be useful. (Stock) Payday loans are a short-term option for cash-strapped consumers. But they are hardly a saving grace. With exorbitant interest rates and short repayment terms, they often incur more costs than they are worth. They can also cause a vicious cycle of debt that is […]

Avoid the Trap of High-Interest Payday Loans with These Debt Alternatives

For the more than 12 million Americans who take out payday loans each year, the debt doesn’t end with their next paycheck. In fact, data from the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau shows that more than 80% of payday loans are rolled over within 14 days, and the majority of those subsequent loans are for amounts […]

Payday loan customers will only get 1% compensation from defaulting lender Sunny

Sunny became the latest high-profile payday lender to collapse in June following a wave of complaints over the mis-selling of short-term, high-cost loans Most victims will be left behind Half a million people whose loans were mis-sold by collapsed payday lender Sunny will only receive 1% compensation, administrators have warned. KPMG said customers who were […]

What happens when you can’t repay a payday loan?

A payday loan default can result in bank overdraft fees, collection calls, damage to your credit scores, a day in court, and garnishment of your paycheck. Don’t think it can’t happen because you only borrowed $300. “If you have a valid, binding legal agreement to pay that debt, and you’re in a state where they […]

Choose your payday lender wisely

For the millions of Americans struggling to afford an unexpected expense, high-interest payday and online loans may seem like acceptable options despite the inherent risk. But guidelines issued by federal regulators in the spring could bring a competitor to small-dollar lending: banks. The guidelines omit a previous suggestion from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. that […]

New payday loan rules could put millions in debt trap

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released a final rule on payday loans on Tuesday, repealing Obama-era provisions that would have required lenders to ensure borrowers could repay their loans before issuing advances. of funds. To help ensure that borrowers do not get caught up in so-called debt traps, the CFPB in 2017 issued new multi-part […]

Alternatives to Payday Loans: Which Option is Best for You?

When you’re short on cash, the promise of a hassle-free quick cash payday loan may seem like an attractive option. But is it your only one? The Center for Responsible Lending calls payday loans “predatory” — for good reason. The ease with which borrowers can get their hands on funds to float them to their […]

Leaked audio of payday loan manager bragging about access to White House reveals Trump’s top donors appreciate ‘quid pro quo’

“The president has pledged to drain the swamp, instead it looks like he’s taking care of the alligators.” Offering what one observer called “a crystal clear picture of how money buys influence in American politics,” leaked audio obtained by consumer watchdog group Allied Progress on Tuesday showed executives from some of the largest payday lenders […]