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The Many Health Risks of Animal Hoarding

In late January, Stephanie Salvago stood outside a mobile home in Walker County, Alabama. She watched a scene with more than 100 dogs trapped in crowded enclosures or tied to short chains. Other dogs had escaped and were on the loose. Salvago was part of the Greater Birmingham Humane Society, one of several animal welfare […]

Oregon Humane Society and Willamette Humane Society announce merger

PORTLAND, OR — It’s not just about how much that puppy is at the window anymore. Animal shelters face greater challenges as veterinary care becomes more complex and more animals need care in order to be adopted. Starting July 1, two of Oregon’s largest shelters – the Oregon Humane Society and the Willamette Humane Society […]

PAWS rehoms puppy mill rescue dogs in February

On February 11, 2022, PAWS traveled to Pickens, SC to provide assistance at a large-scale 166-dog puppy mill. PAWS Executive Director Beth Cline-Stroud brought 10 of these dogs back to the PAWS Animal Shelter. Since then, PAWS has been working to find homes for all of the dogs brought back, all of which were puppies. […]

He is nothing but a hunting dog! Copper is ready to be adopted

Copper, a 6-month-old hunting dog is up for adoption this week from the Tri County Humane Society. Just look at those eyes. I have a feeling Copper will soon be in his new home. Maybe yours? Discover Copper! This beautiful dog came to TCHS as a stray with his brother, so unfortunately we don’t know […]

Nautical Dog in New Town to Open Cat Salon with Adoptable Cats

The Nautical Dog in New Town opens Williamsburg’s first cat salon with adoptable cats from the Heritage Humane Society. (Courtesy of Amanda Wilbourne) WILLIAMSBURG — Cat lovers in Williamsburg will soon have a place to interact with and potentially bring home a feline friend. The Nautical Dog, 5102 Main St Suite B, a family-run pet […]

Puppy mill ban is a start, but the problem isn’t solved

A new state law that took effect last week prohibits pet stores in Illinois from selling dogs and cats from commercial breeders. It was the culmination of a long effort by animal welfare advocates. They say the new law shuts down a “puppy mill pipeline” that had supplied Illinois pet stores with dogs from large-scale […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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: harleys-hopefoundation.org, 719-495-6083. AVAILABLE Safe place for pets — Finding homes for pets of terminally ill owners. For more information on […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Shelter dog plays with all the squeaky toys

through: Courtney Murphy, Nexstar Multimedia Cable Job : January 25, 2022 / 11:30 a.m. EST / Update: January 25, 2022 / 11:30 a.m. EST BEDFORD COUNTY, Pennsylvania (WTAJ) – “Who let the dogs out?” took on new meaning for a Pennsylvania shelter dog who was able to break free from his kennel overnight. Bedford County […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

SPCA Cuts Dog Adoption Fee To $ 30 As Kennels Fill Up

The Sacramento Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is reducing the cost of adopting larger dogs due to a recent influx of dogs into its kennels, according to the organization’s Twitter Thursday. Individuals can now adopt dogs over seven months old and over 30 pounds for $ 30. Special pricing was introduced to […]

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 […]

Marilyn Janet Lewis

January 3, 2022 11:29 AM Posted: January 3, 2022 11:29 AM JANESVILLE – Marilyn Janet (Ewing) Lewis, 88, of Janesville, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by the deep love of her family on Wednesday, December 29, 2021. Remarkably, in Marilyn’s mind, she died very slowly, a few minutes after being surrounded by her […]

Available for adoption | News, Sports, Jobs

“Sebastian” “Hank” “Harmony” Sebastian is a brown / black kitten with a large white waistcoat. Born about seven months ago, this boy would love to have a new home for the New Year. Those interested can make an appointment to see him or to see one of the Lakeshore Humane Society pets by calling 716-366-1991. […]

Holiday bounty, Kansas City litter, Missouri puppy mills

OPINION AND COMMENT Editorials and other Opinion content offer perspectives on issues important to our community and are independent of the work of our newsroom journalists. Sweet surprise I thought this kind gesture was worth mentioning: I was at the Hy-Vee in Gladstone and the gentleman across from me paid for my groceries (last minute […]

Pet store battle intensifies in Florida Capitol

TALLAHASSEE, Florida – The battle for pet stores intensifies in the State Capitol with two competing bills to consider, but as the Humane Society warns, one is a Trojan horse. If you are considering buying a cat or dog for a loved one this Christmas, the Humane Society recommends adoption or purchase from a trusted […]

How to safely relocate a dog

French bulldog on the windowsill Md Ammar Alam / 500px / Getty You planned to stay with your dog for at least 12 to 15 years, but things just aren’t working out. Life is coming. Maybe a family member has developed an allergy to dogs, or your job requires you to travel often. Perhaps your […]

Do you have a COVID dog? It’s time to drop the excuse and start training – the Durango Herald

Recently I saw a dog walk away from a woman who was trying to say hello. The dog’s owner apologized and said the dog was a COVID puppy. This is a new sentence implying that the dog is having behavioral problems. These problems can range from fear and anxiety to dogs who act aggressively or […]

Animal cruelty charges advance in dead puppy case | News, Sports, Jobs

Animal neglect charges were brought against a Warren woman following a preliminary hearing on Wednesday. Elizabeth A. Sutliff, 43, faces two counts each of aggravated animal cruelty – a felony – and the misdemeanor of animal cruelty, according to court records online. His daughter, Hannah Sutliff, had previously waived her right to a preliminary hearing […]

42 Traumatized Dogs From ‘Horrible Hundred’ Breeder Beg For Second Chances

Cedarcrest Kennel of Ava, Missouri, also known by its website called “Pup 4 U”, has regularly come across the List of “horrible hundreds” of the worst dog breeders in the United States. Unfortunately, many of these puppy mills are licensed and continue to operate despite being exposed. Fortunately, the operations of this kennel are finally […]

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 […]

Former director of animal shelter hit with 2nd degree cruelty charge

According to the municipal code of Pasco, it is accompanied by a charge of serious misdemeanor. THE FORMER DIRECTOR OF TROUBLED SHELTER WILL BE IN COURT ON DEC. 14 The serious offense of 2nd degree cruelty to animals can be punished with a maximum of 364 days in jail and a fine of up to […]

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 […]

Muncie Animal Rescue helps rehabilitate backyard breeding dogs

MUNCIE, Ind. – A Muncie organization works to rehabilitate a pack of dogs rescued from a backyard farm. Grateful Rescue is an organization that welcomes unwanted domestic cats and dogs to rehabilitate them and place them in homes. Recently, they learned that a backyard rancher in northern Indiana was about to be evicted. The breeder […]

The quest for a city to prevent puppy mills

When a dog breeder asked the Gardiner Town Planning Council to consider a permit for a kennel in October 2020, council members viewed the project with suspicion and caution. Details such as the number of puppies per year that would be raised and the space that would be allocated to each dog were lacking in […]

Crown Point Passes Order Against Puppy Mills | Northwest Indiana Business Titles

Join the cape. Jerry Patrick, as he patrols the halls of Lake Central and Kahler Middle School. According to the Humane Society of the United States, “Responsible breeders don’t sell their puppies to pet stores because they want to meet their puppy buyers in person. The majority of national breed club codes of ethics prohibit […]

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 […]

Why pet store puppies shouldn’t be on your holiday gift lists

As the holidays approach, the Humane Society of the United States has launched a new advertising campaign to warn the public about the risks of buying puppies at pet stores. HSUS It’s a sad truth that the cute puppies frolicking in pet store windows so often come from the creepiest facilities: puppy mills, where their […]

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 […]

Dozens of cats rescued from Muncie’s house

MUNCIE, Ind. – Authorities are working to save dozens of cats in what the Humane Society has called a “situation of gross neglect” in Muncie. The Humane Society of the United States is helping the Muncie Police Department deal with the situation, and the Indiana State Board of Health and Muncie Animal Services are also […]

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 […]

The dogs of the hoarding case are on the mend | Local News

The 27 dogs that the Hopkins County Humane Society recovered from the Caldwell County hoarding case are on the mend. Humane Society executive director Dustin Potenza said of the original 27 dogs, the shelter now houses 18. “They are all doing very well,” he said. “They have shown signs of drastic improvement.” The hoarding affair […]

Riverhead passes pet store restrictions unanimously

A ban on the sale of commercially farmed dogs, cats and rabbits in Riverhead Town was passed unanimously by city council on Tuesday, to the celebration of animal rights activists and an owner’s wrath animal facility present. The new law, introduced by City Councilor Ken Rothwell, requires stores with dogs, cats and rabbits for sale […]

Welcome to THE COMMONS – News and Views for Windham County, Vermont

By Virginia Ray /The cities BRATTLEBORO — Maya Richmond will be the new Executive Director of the Windham County Humane Society (WCHS). Richmond succeeds Annie Guion, in office since 2008. COO Keri Roberts, a 19-year WCHS veteran, will continue in her role, as will board chair Julie Hamilton. “We feel very lucky to have hired […]

Woman burned in Yellowstone while trying to retrieve dog

The National Park Service reported another injury to a Yellowstone National Park guest who was burned in a thermal feature on Monday (10/4). According to the press release, a 20-year-old Washington woman was visiting the Maiden’s Grave spring near the Firehole River in YNP with her father when the dog jumped out of their vehicle […]

City council unanimously approves puppy mill law

Helen Camlakides, owner of Sportsman’s Kennels in Manorville, addressed city council on Tuesday. (Credit: Tim Gannon) Riverhead City Council on Tuesday approved a law banning the sale of commercially farmed dogs, cats and rabbits, completing an effort to curb what some residents have called “inhumane” and “cruel” practice. The law aims to break the “puppy […]

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 […]

The director of the shelter denounces the cruelty of the “puppy mills”

September 30 — September is National Puppy Mill Awareness Month and the Susquehanna Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals wants people to “step up” before buying a new dog. “A lot of people don’t know that puppy mills aren’t illegal in New York State,” Susquehanna SPCA executive director Stacie Haynes said Wednesday. People […]

Sarnia Humanitarian Society Resumes Fundraising Activities

Content of the article The Sarnia and District Humane Society hasn’t had much time to fundraise in the past 18 months. Content of the article “Because the demand on humanitarian society during the pandemic doubled and they just had no one,” said fund development manager Adelle Richards. Under-staffed and keen to meet a growing demand […]

director of the shelter denounces the cruelty of the “puppy mills” | Local News

September is National Puppy Mill Awareness Month, and the Susquehanna Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals wants people to “get their feet wet” before buying a new dog. “A lot of people don’t know that puppy mills aren’t illegal in New York State,” Susquehanna SPCA executive director Stacie Haynes said Wednesday. People can […]

Abused, abandoned dog dumped in Marshall County expected to make a full recovery

BOURBON, Ind. (WNDU) – A Marshall County dog ​​is taking action to recover after being abused and then left by the side of the road last week. Marshall County Humane Society Executive Director Nancy Cox believes Mango, a puppy just a few months old, was used as a bait dog to train fighting dogs. “He […]

Canine belonging to the community shot and injured; Humane Society of Louisiana offers $ 750 reward for arresting gunman

Lafayette, Louisiana – A wandering friend who was adopted by a neighborhood and fed and watered by several residents was found injured on Sunday, September 26. Someone shot and nearly killed the harmless dog, named Bullseye, who has been roaming the same neighborhood for two years on the Wilderness Trail in the town of Carencro. […]

San Mateo: dogs, chickens, and pets available for adoption at area shelters

If you’re looking to add a ball of four-legged love and affection to your family, you should check out these shelters in and around San Mateo for a pet to adopt. According to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, approximately 6.5 million pets and other pets are entrusted to animal shelters […]

SQSPCA Announces “Fall of Puppy Mills” Information Event | WIVT

Posted: Sep 29, 2021 / 10:07 AM EDT / Update: Sep 29, 2021 / 10:11 AM EDT From the Susquehanna SPCA: As the season changes from summer to fall, the Susquehanna Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SQSPCA) is calling on the public to help educate consumers and lobby for changes that will […]

Five neglected dogs receiving treatment at Tacoma shelter after animal cruelty case – The Suburban Times

A press release from the Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County. As of September 22, five dogs were confiscated from a Federal Way residence due to animal neglect and were brought to the Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County for treatment. A Federal Way animal control officer discovered that the dogs and their […]

UPDATE: Dog found! Aspen returns home after nearly a month on the run | Local

Aspen, it seems, is home. Jim Mital from Moscow posted on his Facebook page on Sunday morning that Aspen, an American Eskimo who fled in late August and has since escaped capture, has been found and has returned to Mital’s home at the foot of the Moscow mountain. “My little girl is at home !!!!” […]

abandoned puppy dies after testing positive for parvo

PEACE REST Liam: Abandoned puppy dies after testing positive for parvo The Kentucky Humane Society reports that abandoned puppy Liam has died after a week of fighting for his life. Updated: 7:23 AM EDT Sep 25 2021 After fighting for his life for a week, Liam is no longer in pain after passing away peacefully […]

Pet businesses tackle pandemic | Local News

CONWAY – The U.S. pet industry is estimated to have grown from $ 97.5 billion in 2019 to $ 99 billion in 2020, and the pandemic has obviously played a big role in more people adopting pets. That’s an astonishing growth of $ 1.5 billion in one year. It was a year in which pet […]

Animal shelters adapt to ‘the new normal’ | Local News

FRYEBURG, Maine – At the start of the pandemic, Harvest Hills Animal Shelter adopted a new way of adopting pets by requiring all prospective adopters to make an appointment. They always demand that, according to longtime executive director Joan McBurnie, as they’ve found when people make appointments they’re more likely to return home with a […]

City council will likely vote on “puppy mill” law at October 5 meeting

The owner of Puppy Experience spoke at a public hearing in September and said his business is already subject to frequent inspections and does not deal with puppy mills. (Credit: Joe Werkmeister) The Riverhead Town board plans to vote on a proposal to ban the sale of commercially farmed dogs, cats and rabbits by pet […]

Horse Shelter fundraiser aims to help pay the hay bill | Paws

The drought has increased The Horse Shelter’s cost of hay by 21% this year, and with the shelter close to capacity with 78 horses and an annual food bill of $ 120,000, the goal of a fundraiser and of an auction is to bring in $ 50,000. The online auction runs until 5 p.m. Sunday. […]

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 […]

Jonas and Jeanette are available for adoption

(Posted on September 21, 2021) The following animals are among the pets for adoption at the Humane Society of Madison County. If you would like to adopt a pet, complete an online application at www.hsmcohio.org or call the shelter at (614) 879-8368. Jonah JonahJonas is a big, wacky darling who is now available for adoption. […]

“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 […]

Copley woman mourns lost service dog Benny

Three months after Benny’s disappearance, Grace Kolich is still looking. Not for Benny – she now knows she’ll never find him. Now the search is to find answers to her service dog’s disappearance and what happened at the Stark County kennel where she took Benny in mid-May. All hope that she will find her beloved […]

AWARENESS DAY AT THE PUPPY MILL – September 18, 2021

Awareness day on the history of the puppy mill Those who love dogs can’t even imagine a puppy and its parents living in a small, dark and dirty crate. They cannot move or play, they only have to play the role of giving birth. This is the reality of puppy mills. In large mills, thousands […]

Rally in support of the Puppy Mill Pipeline bill scheduled for Saturday, September 18 at Colonie Center

ALBANY, NY (NEWS10) – Justicepourlescent, a local group that tries to raise awareness about animal abuse, according to its Facebook page, is organizing a peaceful protest on Saturday, September 18 at the Colony Center. The rally is intended to show support for the Puppy Mill Pipeline Closure Bill. Pittsfield to vote on puppy mill ban […]

Sweet Lost Pup from Rye, NH Needs Help Finding Her PAWrents

If you’ve ever seen a pet escape, you’re familiar with the horrible feeling that comes with it. It’s like a hole in the stomach combined with a heaviness in the heart. You cannot eat, sleep, function, until you find your furry baby unharmed. I will never forget when my cat Seymour came out of our […]

SQSPCA announces the formation of the Helping Paws Society | WIVT

From the Susquehanna SPCA: Still in festive mode after moving to a state-of-the-art animal shelter in mid-July, the Susquehanna Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SQSPCA) is already looking to the future. In order to meet the growing need for SQSPCA services and continue to cover ever-increasing recurring costs, SQSPCA officials announced the […]

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 […]

Largo adopts new rules for pet shops | Largo

LARGO – There will be no new pet stores in the town of Largo, and the two currently operating have new rules to follow. On September 7, the Municipal Commission voted 6-1 on final reading to pass a long-debated ordinance that promulgates new regulations for the commercial sale of dogs and cats within city limits. […]

Vanderburgh Humane provides update on abandoned dog Elberfeld

Thanks to the generosity of the Tri-State and the care of the VHS, things are on track for the dog, but she still has a long road to recovery. On Sunday, September 5, the Vanderburgh Humane Society shared the above photo of a dog they named Blue after the Blue Grass Fish and Wildlife Area […]

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 […]

Dog and puppies abandoned in Tacoma park restroom all return home

When an emaciated dog was found in a Point Defiance Park restroom stall last spring, strapped to a suitcase with its 11 newborn puppies crammed inside like rope wood, one of the first thoughts that crossed my mind, although I am not a Catholic, was from St Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals. […]

Humane Society helps animals in need | Guide

Greeneville-Greene County Humane Society is located at 950 Hal Henard Road, Greeneville. The phone number is (423) 639-4771, hours of operation are Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 3 p.m. The Humane Society was founded in 1976 and operates as a No-Kill Shelter. Healthy, adoptable pets are never euthanized. It is a 501 (c) (3) organization […]

Chat safe thanks to the kindness of strangers

Hi Winston! My name is Nosa and I am a five year old feline. I am a very gentle and calm woman, with a beautiful dark chocolate / brown color, which is very unique! Winston, I have an interesting story to tell! I was brought to the shelter as a stray. Guess this is not […]

The Golden Retriever is told she is adopted – and the dogs at the shelter cheer her on

A golden retriever left dog lovers in tears when his reaction to the adoption went viral on TikTok. The adorable pooch, originally named Starlight, had a rough start and is believed to be from a puppy mill that wanted to use him for breeding. But, like the video shared by shelter owner Joe Kay to […]

GBHS seeks foster families following Louisiana puppy mill collapse

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (WBRC) – The Greater Birmingham Humane Society (GBHS) has helped save dozens of dogs found living in horrific conditions at a puppy mill in rural Louisiana. GBHS executives have been contacted by partners of the BISSELL Pet Foundation to help transport more than 50 of the 150 dogs found at the puppy mill. […]

Animal shelters almost full – Winnipeg Free Press

Animal shelters across the city are facing what Winnipeg Humane Society CEO Jessica Miller calls a “perfect storm.” Shelters such as the humane society are operating at almost full capacity due to northern wildfires, summer weather, and the pandemic. Fur babies left behind The residents of some Manitoba First Nations have been evacuated due to […]

Hello: for me it’s about taking care of dogs

Today’s column is for dogs because I have two topics that I will cover to get my point across: many dogs need our help, and for me it will be about politics and our local shelter at Friends Forever Humane Society. I try never to use this column to talk about a political subject, but […]

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 […]

Dogs available for adoption in Wichita

When looking at the makeup of American families today, it’s rare to see a home where a pet is not part of the family. According to the most recent data from APPA National Survey of Pet Owners, 67% of households, or around 85 million households, own a pet. Among these households, dogs and cats top […]

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 […]

Family fun: Parade of Paws promises to be a great fundraiser

The 18th Annual Spokane Humane Society Paw Parade promises music, shopping and furry fun for all ages. All pledges and donations collected will provide homeless dogs and cats with vital resources for permanent homes. The 2-4 mile walk begins Saturday at 10 am at the Humane Society at 6607 N. Havana St. “The trail begins […]

Albania animal lover: where do your donations go? – Go out

NGOs ask for money all the time. But where is this money really going? Transparency is at the heart of the work of JETA: Tier und Mench and, unlike large organizations, we have very little overhead. And – you can decide where to direct your money! Read on to learn more about our programs. CNVR […]

Liberia: Humane Society International Celebrates Legacy of Care for Over 60 Laboratory Chimpanzees Abandoned During Liberia Civil War and Ebola Crisis

Monrovia – Animal welfare charity Humane Society International, and its Second Chance Chimpanzee Refuge Liberia, celebrate World Chimpanzee Day on July 14 with a moving tribute to colleague Joseph Thomas, who died in January this year after over 40 years of dedicated care for over 60 retired chimpanzees in Liberia that were previously used in […]

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 […]

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 […]