Tag Archives: animal rescue

31 Severely Neglected Dogs in Southern Illinois

Going through Facebook can be fun but sometimes it also shows the ugliest side of humanity. One such example is when local rescues take in abused or neglected animals and need to ask the community for help in caring for the animals. When I was looking for a rescue dog, I scoured Petfinder to find […]

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+ […]

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 […]

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 […]

Iowa puppy mill operator has yet to pay $60,000 in state fines

Owner returned more than 500 dogs in enforcement action By Clark Kauffman – Iowa Capital Dispatch January 30, 2022 12:49 p.m., update: January 30, 2022 2:18 p.m. Detectives filed this photo taken during a visit to a Wayne County dog ​​breeder – Daniel Gingerich – as he faced state and federal penalties for dozens of […]

Puppy mill operator yet to pay $60,000 in state fines

The former Wayne County puppy mill operator, who was forced to turn over more than 500 dogs last year, has yet to pay $60,000 in fines. Last September, federal authorities sued Daniel Gingerich, owner of Maple Hill Puppies, in civil court in an attempt to shut down his rural dog operation in Iowa. This effort […]

Armstrong County humanitarian worker helps create ‘action network’ of shelters to deal with animal hoarding

Chris O’Donnell had only been two months into his job as a state humanitarian worker for Armstrong County before realizing that none of the local relief shelters were equipped to handle a case of abuse or neglect involving large numbers of animals. A specific case she responded to on St. Patrick’s Day involving many animals […]

The #BettyWhiteChallenge highlights the growth of animal philanthropy and the role of rescues

Melissa L. Caldwell, University of California, Santa Cruz Betty White’s death on December 31, 2021 has inspired countless memories and celebrations of her life and brilliant television comedy work. The actress has also always loved animals, especially dogs. She cherished animals as companions and supported efforts to improve their well-being as an actor, advocate and […]

KDUZ Pet Patrol – January 14

Each week, we’ll introduce you to some of the most adorable and adoptable pets available at our partner shelters in central and southern Minnesota. Join us live at 8:20 a.m. Friday morning as we bring them to you live at 12-60 and 96-5, Classic Hits KDUZ. ************************************************** ************************************************* ******** ************************* Heart of Minnesota Animal Center […]

Moment of Paws: How to Deal With Your Pet’s Stress and Anxiety

Starting a new year usually brings a sense of renewed hope and optimism, but our level of anxiety as we approach 2022 could reach an all-time high. Just like humans, pets can be prone to stress, anxiety, and depression. The start of the above may come from sensing, empathizing, and mirroring our own mental states. […]

Royal Canin Employees Help Rescue |

The mission of the Animal Rescue Corps, based in Lebanon, to provide emergency relief to communities that lack the resources to tackle animal abuse sometimes requires the help of outside volunteers. After the CRA rescued 17 dogs from a breeding operation in Lake County, which is a community about 80 miles northeast of Memphis, employees […]

Three Rivers Humane Society in Madras holds 12 Days of Dogs and Cats auction

MADRAS, Ore. (KTVZ) – The Three Rivers Humane Society is at the heart of a booming vacation auction and invites the central Oregon community to join in supporting the shelter while purchasing a wide range of gifts, services and specialty pets. elements. The 12 Days of Dogs and Cats auction started at 12:01 a.m. on […]

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 […]

New Veterinary Clinic Arrives at Driggs Ave

Bond Vet, a new veterinary and emergency pet care clinic, is celebrating its grand opening at 625 Driggs Ave. on Tuesday, November 30, donating all profits from Day 1 to Badass Animal Rescue, also located in Brooklyn. With the increase in the number of pandemic pets and the general animal friendliness of the region, Bond […]

Dogs Rescued From Seymour Puppy Mill Find Home Forever | SiouxlandProud | Sioux City, IA

DES MOINES, Iowa (WHO) – End of October more than 500 dogs and puppies have been taken from Iowa breeder due to horrible conditions. Since then, around 200 dogs have remained in the area in shelters and the remaining puppies have been transferred to other shelters in neighboring states. Animal Rescue League director of animal […]

How to handle the vet shortage if you have a new pet

The challenges vets face after the COVID-19 pandemic Lynsey Mohr of Rehoboth Animal Hospital looks at the veterinarian shortage. Wochit A veterinarian makes appointments two months later. Another does not accept new customers until January. Others have limited their hours or availability for emergency visits. While many pet owners say they can understand vets have […]

Puppy mill owner agrees to permanently ban dog breeding and sale

A Wayne County puppy mill operator has agreed to hand over his remaining 513 dogs and may soon be permanently banned from engaging in federally licensed animal welfare activities. Court records indicate that Daniel Gingerich of Maple Hill Puppies and attorneys for the U.S. Department of Justice have reached a formal agreement on how to […]

One-eyed rescue dog reacts with pleasure after learning she is being adopted

An animal rescue center worker captured the joyful moment when a disabled dog, who survived a puppy mill, learned she was adopted. Joe Kay, who works as a Dog Adoption Coordinator, helping to save, train and welcome dogs, shared the emotional clip on TikTok under Handful of Dog Adoption where it was viewed 1.1 million […]

Puppy mill owner agrees to donate 304 dogs to Animal Rescue League

The operator of a Wayne County puppy mill has agreed to return all dogs to its possession and reached an interim settlement agreement with the federal government, according to the US Department of Justice. Court records indicate that Daniel Gingerich, owner of Maple Hill Puppies, has permanently surrendered all the dogs he housed at three […]

Two months left to save the kittens by donating to Scruffy Paws

A Rhode Island organization with an inspiring mission is facing a crisis and needs help from the community. Tabby kitten. Getty Images. Scruffy Paws Animal Rescue, a Rhode Island Monthly Winner of the 2021 Best of Rhode Island for Animal Rescue Organization, provides abandoned, unwanted and stray animals with food, shelter, veterinary care and the […]

County Resident Welcomes Pets With Special Needs And Helps In Local Animal Advocacy | Community

In 2012, Dalynda Evans took in a black puppy mill dog weighing just 5 pounds with brown stained fur and most of his teeth missing. Evans, a Cleveland County resident who has volunteered with The Bella Foundation since 2011, brought home the dog, who would later be named Lupa by his daughter. Some thought Lupa […]

A gentle giant in captivity

Thanks to scientific advances, threatening / injured elephants in the wild are captured using tranquilizer guns under expert supervision, with minimal trauma to the animals Elephants are the largest land mammals on the planet that roam free in the wild. Yet the man captured. tamed and kept in captivity for a long time. Now the […]

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 […]

Sudbury group collects dozens of dogs found in appalling conditions

Sudbury – An animal rescue group in Sudbury collects 30 dogs that were found in appalling conditions in another part of Ontario. According to information shared on social media, more than 45 dogs were found inside a house, and they were reported to be hungry, sick and arguing. A Facebook group has been created to […]

Northwest Indiana Communities Consider Ordinance To Ban Pet Puppy And Kitten Stores | Local News

Anyone who violates the order is liable to a fine of no more than $ 500 for each violation, or $ 500 per day for a continuing violation, the order says. “We’re more or less just saying, ‘We don’t really want it in town,’” Starkey said. “Again, one of the fears was that if they […]

Local animal rescues see increase in dog surrenders

STRONGSVILLE, Ohio – After seeing an initial increase in pet abandonments, followed by adoptions, a local animal rescue group says the current state of the pandemic has caused a recent increase in animal abandonment of local puppy mills. Lisa Kime runs Golden Retrievers in Need, a nonprofit foster care rescue known as GRIN. “This has […]

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 […]

Cougar Who Was Kept As Illegal Pet Removed From New York Home, And More From This Week’s Weirdest News | Weird

This photo provided by the Bronx Zoo in New York shows an 11-month-old, 80-pound cougar that was removed from an apartment in New York’s Bronx neighborhood, where she was illegally kept as a pet, have animal welfare officials said Monday. , August 30, 2021. The cougar, nicknamed Sasha, spent the weekend at the Bronx Zoo […]

KDUZ Custom Stone Interiors Pet Patrol

Each week, we’ll bring you some of the most adorable and adoptable pets available at our partner shelters in central and southern Minnesota. Join us live at 8:20 am on Friday mornings as we bring them to you live on the all new 1260 and 965, Classic Hits KDUZ, presented weekly by Custom Stone Interiors […]

Puppy in need of surgery highlights cruelty of puppy mills

Animal Rescue is raising money for upcoming puppy surgeries in Northumberland County. NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY, PA – At first glance, seven-month-old Victor looks like an average Cocker Spaniel. But when he starts to walk, it’s hard to miss his birth defect. “He has no hips. His right knee is basically back and his left leg is […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]