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5 Best Pet Care Center in Aurora, CO

Aurora’s Best Pet Care Center: The top rated Pet Care Centers in Aurora, CO are: Aurora Animal Care Center – provides the highest level of veterinary medicine and pet care services Tenaker Pet Care Center, Inc. – a state-of-the-art pet care facility with luxurious amenities Altos Veterinary Clinic – offers comprehensive preventative care and treatment […]

US Army Vets Train Air Force Working Dog Handlers > Cannon Air Force Base > Article Display

CANNON AIR FORCE, NM — Members of the U.S. Army Veterinary Corps from a Public Health Activities tenant unit at Kirtland Air Force Base conducted quarterly tactical care training with Military Working Dog (MWD) handlers from the 27th U.S. Air Force Special Operations Security Forces Squadron, Feb. 14, 2022. As some […]

Distemper outbreak could hit Bay Area wildlife, officials warn

Bay Area residents should be on the lookout for any unusual wildlife activity due to possible canine distemper circulating in the area, according to San Francisco animal control officials. “Heads up! There could be an outbreak of distemper in the Bay Area,” San Francisco Animal Care & Control posted on social media Thursday. Canine distemper […]

The manatee rehabilitated at sea with Nemo and his friends at EPCOT has returned to its natural habitat

While it’s usually sad to leave EPCOT, one recent departure was a very happy one, as a rehabilitated manatee at The Seas with Nemo & Friends was returned to its natural habitat at Blue Spring State Park in Florida. Walt Disney Parks & Resorts Director of Animal and Science Operations, Scott Terrell, DVM, DACVP, recently […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

Director of Animal Control: Habersham may open new shelter this year

An empty piece of land belonging to Cornelia County holds the promise of a new start for unwanted animals in Habersham County and renewed hope for those who care for them. One of Habersham’s most anticipated SPLOST projects, a new animal shelter, is in the works. The county is in the process of finding a […]

Heritage Humane Society Releases 2021 Impact Report

(Courtesy of the Heritage Humane Society) WILLIAMSBURG — Heritage Protection Society (HHS) released its 2021 Impact Report. The report details data on how HHS was able to serve the community throughout the year. The open visitor center, located at 430 Waller Mill Road., is open 365 days a year and is dedicated to transitioning stray […]

Michigan dog who chewed off his leg to escape neglect is given a road trip to a new shelter

bella the dog Courtesy of Best Friends Animal Society A dog from Michigan has traveled the country for a fresh start. On Tuesday, Bella the rescue dog arrived at Best Friends Animal Society‘s sanctuary in Kanab, Utah, after a four-day, 1,800-mile road trip that began in Saginaw County Animal Care and Controll, in Saginaw, Michigan. […]

Veterinary services are heavily impacted by Omicron, but states have not changed definitions and animals are suffering

The Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) is calling on state and territory governments to recognize that all veterinary services are heavily impacted and to implement National Cabinet Directives, so that veterinary teams have the flexibility to manage close contact to ensure that veterinary services can continue to be provided. . “Veterinarians are highly skilled in infection […]

Meet Rajani Shetty, the stray savior of Mangalurur – The New Indian Express

Through Express press service MANGALURU: Some heroes don’t wear a cape and some think “the left hand shouldn’t know what the right is doing”. One such noble soul is 42-year-old Rajani Shetty, who has been on a mission to rescue stray animals and unfortunate birds from hunger and danger for the past 22 years. For […]

Puppy mill owner cursed by judge after state seizes 24 dogs and ordered to pay $84,000 fine

A Michigan puppy mill owner was found in contempt of court and ordered to pay a steep fine after cursing a judge during a Zoom court hearing, just 10 months after authorities seized 24 dogs from his residence. The civil trial and forfeiture hearing regarding the complaints filed against Joe L. Horne Jr., 38, took […]

Local Animal Shelters Team Up To Offer Adoption Specials For Large Dog Breeds – NBC Los Angeles

From huskies to shepherds, burrows to mutts, animal shelters are currently inundated with dogs over 40 pounds waiting for a second chance at new life. To help find these dog homes, Best Friends Animal Society, participant in NBC4 Clear The Shelters, is partnering with more than 20 animal rescues and municipal shelters in southern and […]

Dogs adopted, then dumped after COVID as workers return to office

Hugh Gent, President of Dogs Australia with his wife Elizabeth, a Labrador breeder, with Lucy, an 18 month old Labrador. Credit:James brickwood A spokesperson for the RSCPA said it had not seen an increase in the number of pandemic pets returned. A spokesperson said that while some dogs were bought by people on impulse, its […]

Local animal care advocate spends time with volunteers to help treat animals displaced from the Marshall fire

BOULDER CO. – Hundreds of families were displaced after the Marshall fire in Boulder County, and hundreds of animals lost their homes as well. Today, a local animal care advocate volunteers her time to care for dozens of animals. The morning after the Marshall Fire started, Ashley Main traveled to Boulder County to care for […]

Brevard Zoo welcomes emu ‘Daryll’, 29, to Lands of Change area

Daryll came to Brevard Zoo from the Palm Beach Zoo on December 21 He may not have a Napoleon Dynamite character name, but the 29-year-old Emu Daryll is now a welcome member of the emu crowd at Brevard Zoo. He joins the Emu Pedro, 27, and the Emu Lafawnduh, 10, in the Kangaroo Walkabout in […]

Veterinary students train to foster love

Posted on Saturday, December 25, 2021 at 12:08 p.m. Join the 100,000+ AFP followers on Facebook Buy an AFP subscription Subscribe to AFP podcasts on iTunes and Spotify News, press releases, letters to the editor: [email protected] Advertising requests: [email protected] (© Lanier – stock.adobe.com) In August, the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine began welcoming dogs from […]

Cause of death of 13-year-old male lion tested positive for COVID confirmed by Honolulu zoo officials

HONOLULU (KHON2) – Officials at the Honolulu Zoo have received the histopathology report confirming that the cause of death of Ekundu, a 13-year-old male lion who tested positive for COVID, was acute respiratory distress. Officials believe the cause is the result of SARS-CoV-2 – the virus that causes COVID in humans. As Ekundu was an […]

Gadvasu hospital staff strike hits veterinary care | Ludhiana News

Ludhiana: Veterinary care has been affected, employees at Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (Gadvasu) hospitals have been on strike for 12 days in support of their demands to implement the revised UGC pay scales in accordance with the 7th commission salary and withdraw the decision to dissociate the teachers’ grades from the […]

Shop and Celebrate with Compassion this Holiday Season

WASHINGTON, November 30, 2021 / PRNewswire / – This holiday season, the humanitarian society of United States invites people to celebrate in a human way – with gifts and festivities that make a difference for animals and the environment. Kitten block, President and CEO of the Humane Society of United Statessaid, “The holiday season is […]

The organization aims to educate people about animal care

PETALING JAYA: Appropriate understanding and knowledge is required before any attempt to handle or rescue animals, according to the Malaysian National Animal Welfare Foundation (MNAWF). MNAWF Secretary Shrilan Sivagurunathan noted the foundation’s mission is to educate animal lovers and pet owners about animal care. “Our goal is to promote a society that cares about animals […]

Orange non-profit offers service dog certification after airlines ban emotional support animals – Orange County Register

If you haven’t taken a flight in the past year, be sure to leave your pet peacock at home now. Yes, goodbye pigs, penguins, kangaroos and everything else in the wild kingdom that airline passengers have passed off as emotional support animals in recent years, which has at times made the friendly sky more like […]

dvm360® Announces Winners of Inaugural Veterinary Heroes ™ Program

dvm360® rewards 8 veterinary professionals nominated by their peers for excellence in their field. dvm360® is delighted to announce the winners of the inaugural Veterinary Heroes â„¢ Recognition Program. Inductees will be honored on December 1, 2021, in conjunction with the Fetch dvm360® conference, in San Diego, California. This Veterinary Heroes â„¢ program, sponsored by […]

There are no ordinary SPCA volunteers | New

Volunteers are essential to the continued success of the SPCA in Cattaraugus County. With the ever-changing parade of animals entering the shelter, many of whom are lost, sick or abandoned, there simply aren’t enough staff to do all that is needed. The staff take care of maintaining the shelter, feeding the animals, welcoming visitors and […]

Opportunities to adopt, foster and volunteer to help animals abound in the metro area

Animal shelters in the greater Albuquerque area are overcapacity and are looking for volunteers to help them. Volunteers receive training and support services to optimize positive outcomes for animals and volunteers. Information on three major organizations is provided here, with more relief groups serving the community. Volunteer applications are available on the websites. The Bernalillo […]

New research suggests cats and dogs’ ‘moms’ and’ dads’ really take care of their pets – here’s the evolving explanation why

Have you noticed more cats in strollers lately? Or bumper stickers that say “I love my big dogs”? You can’t imagine it. More and more people are investing a lot of time, money and attention in their pets. It sounds a lot like parenthood, but pets, not people. Can this kind of animal care really […]

More pets, fewer vets: veterinary clinics face backlog

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – Local vets recommend that pet owners book health checkups for their pets well in advance as they face a backlog of appointments. The industry, like many others, faces the continuing impacts of COVID-19. Some offices say their calendars are booked for next month. They say before the pandemic they say […]

Kentucky city seeks to ban use of puppy mills

Elizabethtown City Council has passed an ordinance regarding the sale of dogs and cats in puppy mills. ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. – Elizabethtown has passed an ordinance respecting the sale of dogs and cats. City Councilor Julia Springsteen said she was the first city in the state to make it a criminal offense to sell and buy […]

LA Animal Hospital alerts public of emergency veterinary services overload – CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – An increase in the number of pets adopted during the COVID-19 pandemic has led to a significant increase in activities at veterinary hospitals, resulting in longer wait times, staff shortages and frustrated pet owners, Southland veterinary hospital company officials said Monday. “The veterinary industry is under tremendous pressure to meet demand, […]

City of Huntsville: Find Your BOO: ‘Spooktacular’ Adoption Campaign Seeks Forever Homes for Shelter Dogs

This week, adoptable dogs Paco, Reno, Isabel and Casey spent a sunny afternoon outside the shelter for a Halloween-themed photoshoot in historic Twickenham, Old Town and Five Points in Huntsville. . “Our historic neighborhoods are full of character and they look even more charming when decorated for holidays like Halloween,” said Katie Stamps, Huntsville Preservation […]

British Columbia veterinarian shortage causes regulator to worry about mental health of those who work

British Columbia urgently needs more veterinarians and the industry regulator is sounding the alarm about the mental health impact of heavy workloads on those currently trying to respond to the growing demand for their services. According to the College of Veterinarians of BC, the shortage is expected to continue for years depending on the expected […]

Puppy mill owner now wants to get rid of 189 dogs

Wayne County dog ​​breeder Daniel Gingerich is asking a federal judge for permission to transfer the 189 dogs still in his possession to an organization in Indiana that claims to be an animal rescue charity. Earlier this week, U.S. District Court Judge Stephanie Rose ordered Gingerich, accused of more than 100 animal welfare law violations, […]

Montgomery County Animal Care and Control will close Oct 23 for floor renovations

Montgomery County, Tennessee – Montgomery County Animal Care and Control (MCACC) will be closed on Saturday October 23, 2021 for resurfacing of the grounds at the refuge. The office will resume normal business hours on Monday, October 25 at 8:00 a.m. For more information on animal adoptions and other services available at the Montgomery County […]

Northwest Indiana Cities Adopt Puppy Mill Policies

DYER, Ind. (AP) – Communities in Northwest Indiana are considering cruelty-free pet store policies that ban the sale of pets raised in puppy and kitten factories. The towns of Dyer and Highland recently passed similar ordinances that ban the sale of puppy mill puppies, The (Northwest Indiana) Times reported. They are among the first municipalities […]

Be the game changer | Benoni City Times

The anonymous owner of Impala Park writes: Game changer, the very thought reminds us if our current ways of caring for our animals are in and of themselves effective. If not, is it time for further new changes or are we improving the current methods? If the latter is needed, then who is responsible? The […]

Veterinary practice obtains prestigious accreditation from animal hospital after overhaul

A veterinary practice in Worcester celebrates becoming one of the city’s two full-fledged veterinary hospitals. Severn Vets, who has practices in St John’s and Warndon, has been granted veterinary hospital status by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS). This, according to the RCVS website, makes him one of only two in town to have […]

State hits puppy mill owner with $ 20,000 fine and license suspension

In a rare move, Iowa regulators are fining a dog breeder whom federal officials have called one of the nation’s biggest repeat offenders. The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship is fining Wayne County breeder Daniel Gingerich $ 20,000 and suspending his Iowa license for 60 days, the report said Monday. ministry. Gingerich does […]

Animal Planet’s “The Zoo” series returns for a 5th season, chronicle of activities at the Bronx Zoo

By SÍLE MOLONEY Monkey Photo courtesy of the Bronx Zoo In a brand new season, “The Zoo” returns to the Animal Planet network for season 5, with a two-hour special premiere on Saturday, October 9 at 8 p.m., season 5 plunges into what is described by Bronx Zoo like the hard work and heartwarming moments […]

Livingstone finds strategic partner for Shor-Line

CHICAGO, September 23, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Livingstone is pleased to announce the sale of Schroer Manufacturing Company (“Shor-Line”), a leading manufacturer of animal health equipment, to Midmark Corporation, a clinical environmental design company and a global manufacturer of veterinary, medical and dental products. The combined company positions itself as a preferred design partner […]

NH Humane Society Hires MVER to Provide Medical Services and Ensure Continuity of Care | Local News

LACONIA – Following the recent departure of the Medical Director of the New Hampshire Humane Society, Meredith Place Veterinary Emergency was hired to provide veterinary services to care for animals currently in the care of the Humane Society. “At NH Humane, we thank all current and past staff and volunteers for their selfless commitment to […]

“Growing threat to public health” caused by disease found in puppies in pet stores · A human world

By Kitty Block and Sara Amundson One of many HSUS investigations into Petland found a purchased blue merle goldendoodle that was infected with Giardia and Campylobacter, two bacteria that cause infections that can be passed to humans. HSUS By selling puppy mill dogs, some pet stores spread serious illnesses that are dangerous to the public. […]

North County Business Records, September 19

ESCONDIDO Raising Cane changes the opening date Raising Cane’s has postponed its official opening date to 8 am Tuesday at 1280 W. Valley Parkway (the former Coco site). This is the second establishment that the Chicken-Fingers chain has opened in North County this year; a San Marcos restaurant opened in July. Go to liftingcanes.com. FALLBROOK […]

Waldo’s rescue pen left dogs dead in dumpsters – the Madison Leader Gazette

An aerial fight has erupted between a Manhattan animal rescue and a former employee who claims the group left vulnerable puppies to suffer. Waldo’s Rescue Pen founder Emily Dyson has reportedly raised critically ill animals, and several have died under her watch, sources said. In one case, four puppies died together from the highly contagious […]

Celebration of the 2021 Festival for September 18

The Northern Oklahoma Humane Society and the Northern Oklahoma Regional Animal Care came together for an event at Ponca Lake Park to celebrate Ponca City becoming a community without death by 2025. Earlier this year, the Ponca City Council of Commissioners approved a resolution to set a goal for the northern Oklahoma regional animal care […]

order could limit sale of cats and dogs in E’town | Local News

A proposed ordinance could limit the sale of dogs and cats in Elizabethtown retail stores and parking lots. Moved at the Elizabethtown City Council working session on Monday by City Councilor Julia Springsteen, she said: “The main objective is to encourage adoptions and to enable legitimate breeders in our community to operate and to try […]

Aspiring vets trained in pet care

The Dunlop sisters learned about animal care. Kamal Kassim / Gulf today Mariecar Jara-Puyod, Senior reporter One day with the family, five girls were treated at a clinic where they learned about pet care. They had the opportunity to be veterinarians. For about half an hour, sisters Freya, Phoebe and Charlotte Dunlop and later friends […]

Report Cuomo left his captain dog behind Sparks Concern

Many dog ​​lovers were furious when they learned of a report that Governor Andrew Cuomo’s dog had been left at the Executive Mansion after the governor’s departure. The Albany Times Union reported Sunday that the dog named captain had remained at the Albany residence after Cuomo left. Monday is Cuomo’s last day in office. He […]

Clear the Shelters returns to help local shelters find homes for animals

ROANOKE, Virginia – Starting next week, NBC’s seventh annual Clear the Shelters event begins. The national campaign is one way to help get animals adopted from shelters. Here in southwest Virginia, many animal centers are gearing up for the event in hopes of finding their animals a loving new home. “Ideally, we would like to […]

‘Sir. Brown, oldest brown lemur in North America, dies at Naples Zoo

NAPLES, Florida – The Naples Zoo announced the death of North America’s oldest male brown lemur on Monday. The male lemur named “Mr. Brown” died Thursday August 5 at the age of 39, zoo officials said in a press release. Credit: Naples Zoo According to the Naples Zoo, he was the oldest living brown lemur […]

Keeping Small Animals Safe In Fire – Red Bluff Daily News

Many of us are not ready to evacuate quickly with not only our families but also our pets. As harsh as the reality is, animals left behind in an emergency may not survive. In recent years, as thousands of people fled their homes, with or without warning, thousands of cats, dogs, horses and other livestock […]

Thane: Weak and Sick Purebred Dogs Rescued from Pet Boarding in Kalyan | Thane news

THANE: Following a denunciation by a concerned citizen and a complaint filed by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India, Thane Rural Police in Padgha and PETA India seized three weak and hungry female dogs – a Doberman Pinscher , a Rottweiler and a Boxer – from an illegal ‘pet’ boarding house in […]

150 rescued dogs are doing well, according to humanitarian society

Shocked owner says a couple rented the house in Delater St. More than 150 dogs removed from a rented home in Niagara-on-the-Lake last week are doing well and will likely be adopted. The house on Delater Street now smells and has suffered dog damage, owner Arthur Scauzillo said. Provincial Animal Welfare Services (PAWS) staff rescued […]

Fundraising for the new Bella Memorial & Runaways Animal Rescue Shelter

This post was written by a member of the community. On Sunday July 25, 2021, Runaways Animal Rescue and Flow Yoga / Pilates & Personal Training will co-host an event to honor the memory of Bella, their longtime feline mascot, and raise funds to support a new 7,100 square foot shelter. for homeless animals in […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]