Monthly Archives: April 2022

County, GCAR inaugurates an animal shelter!

Grimes County Commissioners suspended court on Wednesday, April 20 to proceed with the long-awaited grand opening of the Grimes County Animal Rescue Facility to be built behind the Grimes County Justice and Business Center . GCAR Board Chair Kristin Keally Carrell with gold shovels was a board member and Pct. 2 Commissioner David Dobyanski and GCAR contributors Dan Agan and ...

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State, USDA worked to contain bird flu in Berkshire County / iBerkshires.com

Highly contagious bird flu has been detected in nearly 30 states in the past three months, including a flock in Lanesborough in March. LANESBOROUGH, Mass. – The US Department of Agriculture and several state agencies are working to contain an outbreak of bird flu in Berkshire County after samples from a flock of 240 birds in Lanesborough were confirmed to ...

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It’s Your Turn: Celebrate Pets

Unconditional love, increased happiness, and reduced stress…these are just a few of the many benefits pets bring to our lives. May is National Pet Month, a time to celebrate and recognize all the animals that have a loving paw print on our hearts and are beloved members of our families. This is also the time to recognize the animals that ...

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How they work, cost, alternatives

Title loans use your car as collateral, which means the lender can repossess your car if you don’t pay. Title loans often have to be repaid within 15 to 30 days and charge interest rates of around 300%. Alternatives to title loans include credit cards, personal loans, side gigs, and local charities. Loading Something is loading. A title loan is ...

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Tuscaloosa Metro Animal Shelter will offer $5 pet adoptions

Right now, the Metro Animal Shelter in Tuscaloosa is full of dogs and cats. What the people who work there want to see is an empty shelter. “No animal should have to be stuck in a kennel all day, every day for their life,” said Tara Freeman, kennel manager at Metro Animal Shelter. After:Pet of the Week: April 24, 2022 ...

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Children read to cats at Petco Love’s “Read and Share Your Love” event

Children read Tony and Emmy award-winning actress and performer Kristin Chenoweth’s new book ‘What Will I Do With My Love Today’ to shelter pets at the April 2 national event3 In advance of National Children and Pets Day, Non-profit Petco Love brings kids across the country together to share their love for shelter pets, reading Kristin Chenoweth’s inspirational book “What ...

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Hi-Way targets 30-40% growth in auto title loans

Tisco Financial Group’s microfinance arm, Hi-Way Co, has set an ambitious target for auto loan growth of 30-40% this year, driven by stronger demand for loans in line with the the country’s economic recovery. Hi-Way, which provides auto title loans under the Somwang Ngern Sang Dai brand, aims to increase loans in this category by around 30 to 40 percent ...

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5 cats at the Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary looking for a forever home

The sanctuary welcomes up to 500 animals each year and cares for 60 cats at a time. If you think you might be able to relocate one of them, go to Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary website for more details. You can also sponsor one of their animals or donate to the vital work of the association. Why Dogs Shouldn’t Eat Chocolate ...

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Implantation of a microchip in pet dogs and cats will become mandatory in June in Japan

A veterinarian implants a microchip into a kitten at a pet store-affiliated facility in Ota Ward, Tokyo in January. The Yomiuri Shimbun TOKYO — Microchipping pet dogs and cats and registering owner details will become mandatory in June under the revised Animal Welfare and Management Act. Breeders and pet stores will be required to microchip dogs and cats before they ...

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Dog Death Halts Non-Emergency Admissions at Pima Animal Care Center | Local News

Arizona Daily Star The death of a dog at the Pima Animal Care Center prompted the shelter to suspend non-emergency admissions. On Sunday morning, a dog was found dead in his kennel, according to a statement. PACC vets are concerned the dog may have had Streptococcus equi zooepidemicus, or “Strep zoo,” and are treating all dogs in their care with ...

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Former librarian takes on lead role at shelter | Local News

The Park County Animal Shelter has a new executive director. On Tuesday, the shelter announced the arrival of Amanda Munn, a Texas native who has spent her career in education. Munn started on Monday and said his first order of business was to simply follow shelter staff to learn their duties, then get out and meet the people of Cody. ...

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We must treat the death of the P-97 cougar as an emergency

For the editor: We’re used to roadkill cougars. On April 21, the eve of Earth Day, we’ve had the 26th in this region in the past two decades. Your article, while helpful, did not suggest actions that could be taken to mitigate these road accidents. I offer a few suggestions: Post warning signs at known crossings and post a reduced ...

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Mountain Humane has helped families keep their pets during the pandemic

BY KAREN BOSSICK Mountain Humane distributed enough pet food to flesh out a 16,000 pound Tyrannosaurus rex last year. The animal welfare organization near Hailey donated 16,120 pounds of pet food to 331 families in Blaine County and 141 families in nearby towns in 2021, according to its 2021 annual report. Other statistics: It provided care for 2,707 animals, ...

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Protester tackled after running onto court during NBA playoff game

Another Minnesota Timberwolves game, another fan protest. An animal rights activist was ejected in Game 4 between the Memphis Grizzles and Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday after running onto the field mid-game. With 10:44 left in the third quarter, a fan sitting second row behind the Timberwolves bench abruptly ran down the field in the middle of a play at Target ...

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Northeast Ohio SPCA transports more than 45 cats and dogs to relieve overcrowded shelters

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) – The SPCA of Northeast Ohio flew to Buffalo and returned to bring 45 pets here from overcrowded shelters to give them a better chance of finding their homes.” rage”. This effort is part of the BISSELL Pet Foundation’s effort to transport more than 140 cats and dogs from Louisiana to Canada, New York, Ohio and Pennsylvania. ...

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Support Maui’s Animal Rescue Organizations | News, Sports, Jobs

On our island there are many non-profit organizations that help these creatures who have no voice or vote. I know some better than others, but as far as I can tell, each one does a good job and needs community support in the form of donations and volunteer efforts. I suppose almost everyone is familiar with the Maui ...

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How online title loans can help you out of a financial crisis

If you’re like most people, you’ve probably had to deal with a financial pinch at some point in your life. This can be a very difficult situation to get out of, but there are options available to you. One such option is an online title loan. In this blog post, we’ll discuss how PaydayChampion’s online securities loans work and how ...

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“One-eyed Joe”: a cat missing for five years found on a Scottish oil platform | Animals

A cat that had been missing for five years has been reunited with its owner after being found on an offshore oil rig. Oil rig workers contacted the Scottish SPCA on Thursday after finding the animal in a shipping container originating in Peterhead. On Friday, staff from the Scottish Animal Welfare charity recovered the microchipped cat, after it was returned ...

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🌱 Ten Receives ‘KVUE 5 Who Care’ Awards + New Moody Center Now Open

Good day, people of Austin! It’s me again, Gabriela Couvillion, your host from the Austin Daily. First, today’s weather forecast: Low clouds breaking and windy. High: 89 Low: 68. Here are today’s top stories in Austin: Ten people were honored recently at the 34th Annual KVUE 5 Who Care Awards. The awards were presented by KVUE, “along with partners ABC ...

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San Antonio family reunites after 11 years with missing dog in Conroe

A San Antonio family recently found a lost dog in Conroe after nearly a dozen years apart, with the pooch rescued from a life on the streets. Angela Surrett was phoned on April 7 about Vader, her mix of Shar Pei and black-coated male Labrador retriever being housed at Conroe Animal Shelter. Following an unwanted split in 2011, everything lined ...

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How technology has influenced the pet care industry

If you are a pet owner or run a pet business, you should know that this industry is like a gold mine waiting to be mined to the max. The industry has already taken off and there is no way it will slow down in the near future. This is mainly because pet parents are emotional towards their pets. It’s ...

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Central Valley Hugs at Stockton Animal Sanctuary

Courtyard Air – 4/19Court is here with a Tuesday Court’s Tune! Today, she presents music from soap operas… excuse me, I meant… daytime dramas. Play with us and stick around for the sax solo at the end! 13 minutes ago Franquette – West SacramentoJust a few months after opening its doors at West Sac, Franquette is launching a happy hour ...

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Cornish Seal Sanctuary Pool Replacement Pre-Application

A pre-application for planning permission has been submitted by a marine life sanctuary in Cornwall to replace four of its existing resident swimming pools. The Cornish Seal Sanctuary is looking to replace four existing resident pools in order to meet its short, medium and long term goals at Gweek, where the sanctuary is based. According to the pre-application submitted on ...

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Collingwood Animal Shelter Receives $25,000 Donation

A couple donated $25,000 to a Collingwood animal shelter. Lynn and Derrick March, founders of the Zoey Foundation, donated the money to the Georgian Triangle Humane Society (GTHS), a non-profit charitable organization that provides shelter for homeless animals, adoption services and medical care for animals in need. The Zoey Foundation is a family foundation that provides financial support to animal ...

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PACC warns community of parvo season

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) — Now that temperatures are on the rise, parvo season is here. Parvo is a highly contagious virus that is very deadly in unvaccinated puppies and adult dogs. Pima Animal Care Center says they are already overflowing with parvo cases. The best way to protect your pet is to keep them up to date with ...

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Carstairs Animal Shelter brought back from the brink

Pawsitive Haven Animal Rescue had almost completely emptied its bank account to get through the pandemic CAR STAIRS — The struggle to survive pandemic-related obstacles over the past two years has left Pawsitive Haven Animal Rescue on the brink of financial collapse. “I said to the girls, ‘This could be it, this could be the end. I don’t know what ...

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Iowa Farm Sanctuary Receives Global Accreditation

OXFORD, Iowa (KCRG) – Iron Man and Glitter are the names of two pigs who were saved by the Iowa Farm Sanctuary team. Their home recently gained accreditation from the World Federation of Animal Sanctuaries. It recognizes a high level of care. Only 150 other farms in the world have this distinction and it’s the only one in Iowa. Deputy ...

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Global Cattle Feed Market to Be Driven by Rising Animal Welfare Concerns Over the Forecast Period 2021-2027 – Blackswan Real Estate

Expert Market Research’s new report titled ‘Global Cattle Feed Market Report and Forecast 2022-2027’ gives an in-depth analysis of the global cattle feed market, assessing the market based on its segments such as livestock type, channel of distribution and the main regions. . The report tracks the latest industry trends and studies their impact on the overall market. It also ...

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Enjoy the positive benefits of animals during the Zooeyia event on April 18 – Community

Events Published on April 14, 2022 | by University Communications The College of Education and Human Services invites the college campus community to attend a Zooeyia event from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Monday, April 18. Zooeyia (pronounced zoo-AY-uh) is the idea that companion animals, also known as companion ...

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Campaign to help save RSPCA animal shelter underway

VIDEO: THE campaign to save the local branch of the RSPCA animal shelter on Slutchers Lane from closure is underway, with a £500 grant from Warrington-Worldwide’s Legacy Project. The Warrington Shelter is due to celebrate its 40th anniversary next year but now needs urgent financial donations to keep its doors open so it can continue to provide vital welfare services ...

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Pima Animal Shelters is hosting an adoption event

Presented by Beltone – A leader in audience Health care. Pima Animal Care Center is teaming up with local shelters and rescues to hold a county-wide adoption event at each participating rescue organization’s sites on April 15-16. On the picture : Meatball A763741 Local shelters and rescues, like PACC, are experiencing unusually high census numbers. For example, PACC has been ...

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‘The most hypocritical marketing campaign we’ve seen in a long time’: New video debunks KFC’s greenwashing

In December last year, YouTuber Niko Omilana shot a video called “Behind the Bucket”, appearing to show happy birds at a farm that sells chickens to KFC. The video, shared on Twitter by media site Joe, shows the hens roaming freely in a warm shed filled with straw and enrichment activities including a swing. “Tony really opened my eyes today ...

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Birds of a Feather: Photography Reveals Joy Amid Addictions

The photograph served as a mediation tool, a passport to land inside each of the people represented. The folks at OpStap also took photos on their own and had a say in selecting the final images that appear in the book. Additionally, the creation of the text was led by Colin Pantall, who acted as moderator and conducted several interviews ...

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Pet of the Week is a Shepherd Mix

Pet: Bambi, 14 months, 31-pound Shepherd Mix. Where: Helen Woodward Animal Care Center, 6461 El Apajo Road, Rancho Santa Fe. Hours: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Adoption fee: $365. Adoption fees include sterilization and up-to-date vaccinations as well as the microchip for identification. Profile: Bambi may be shy at first, but he’s a fun-loving pup who likes to run ...

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Pet Day Today-Old Town Animal Orphanage Pet Run Walk Event Coming Soon

Today we celebrate National Pet Day. It’s the day of your best friends. I hope you spend some quality time with them and make their day even more special. But seriously, isn’t everyday Pet Day? It’s in most homes. Here’s a great local way to mark the day. The Animal Orphanage, a no-kill animal shelter in Old Town, is hosting ...

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Police charge two Kitchener residents under provincial animal protection services law

Region of Waterloo, Ontario – Police have charged two Kitchener residents under the Provincial Animal Welfare Services Act (PAWS) after an investigation in Kitchener. On March 28, 2022, officers from the Waterloo Regional Police Neighborhood Policing Central Division launched an animal cruelty investigation in conjunction with inspectors from provincial animal welfare services. A community member had found a trash bag ...

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Consider Adopting a Four-Legged Friend This National Pet Day

Crazy cat fans and dog enthusiasts rejoice: it’s time to celebrate your favorite four-legged friend and maybe help out some of their brethren in need this National Pet Day. National Pet Day, held on April 11, was started in 2006 by animal welfare advocate Colleen Paige to celebrate the love and joy that pets bring to their owners. , while ...

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Wolfdog Escapes Muskegon County Animal Sanctuary Where Owners Ordered To Abandon Animals

MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI – A wolfdog hybrid has escaped from a Muskegon County wildlife sanctuary. The Muskegon County Sheriff’s Office warned the public on Saturday April 9 that the animal was released from its enclosure at the Howling Timbers Animal Sanctuary, 6806 Evanston Road in Egelston Township. “If you are seen, do NOT approach,” police said in a Facebook post. ...

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Animal control seizes dozens of animals from Alfred home

Animal control seized dozens of animals from a home in Alfred on Thursday. Animal owner Brenda MacKenzie says she had seven cats and 40 dogs, 30 of which were rescue animals. She says authorities had searched the house before after reporting that some of the dogs were sick. “They came back with a court order to search and seize my ...

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$3 million donation from former vet names Purdue Equine Sports Medicine Center

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. –The Purdue University Board of Trustees approved Friday, April 8, the appointment of the Donald J. McCrosky Equine Sports Medicine Center. Dr. Donald McCrosky’s $3 million gift will provide research funds now and in the future to continue the center’s innovative work. “I am happy to help students learn and contribute to the advancement of equine medicine,” ...

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These animals would love to watch baseball with you

Happy opening day! It might not be a national holiday, but since baseball is our national pastime, maybe it should be? And to think how different things looked just a few weeks ago when the threat of the season being postponed loomed. Since then, the lockout has been lifted, the Phillies have made some major free agent signings, and the ...

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Easter Events Kick Off Saturday in the Attleboro Area | Local News

The region starts celebrating Easter this weekend although the holidays won’t be until next weekend. Many communities organize Easter egg hunts, but there are other activities as well. Here is an overview of the events: attleboro The South Attleboro Village Lions, South Attleboro Lions and Greater Attleboro Leo Club hold their annual Easter Hunt on Saturdays at Capron Park Field ...

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No more cosmetics tested on animals in NH

Rebecca Hamilton is co-CEO of WS Badger Company in Gilsum. The House Commerce Committee will soon determine the fate of animal-tested cosmetics legislation introduced in the New Hampshire Senate earlier this year. SB 202, which would end the sale of animal-tested cosmetics in the state, won overwhelming support in the Senate, and for good reason. It has the support of ...

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Berkeley Animal Center partners with library for donation drive April 11-15

Credit: Pixabay BERKELEY COUNTY, SC – The Berkeley Animal Center has partnered with the Berkeley County Library System to host a fundraising drive this month to collect much-needed items for pets. Items can be dropped off Monday, April 11 through Friday, April 15 during regular business hours at the following County Library branches: cane berry Library – 1655 Cane Bay ...

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Sporting KC partners with Hill’s Pet Nutrition

Hill’s Pet Nutritiona world leader in scientific pet nutrition, will be the title sponsor of Sporting Kansas City’s home game night on Saturday at Children’s Mercy Park in a season-long collaboration announced today. Hill’s will host an adoption showcase – featuring dogs from local animal welfare partners Roadside waifs, Great Plains SPCA and Kansas City, Kansas Pet Services – at ...

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Talented Albany Artist Lexi Hannah Creates Custom Artwork for Several New York Companies

Lexi Hannah ALBANY, NY, USA, April 6, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Lexi Hannah is a full-time New York artist based in Albany, NY, specializing in murals, paintings, illustration and design. She recently did a very large mural for the Upstate Canine Academy, which is owned by famous dog trainer and popular YouTube personality, Tom Davis. She has global experience as an ...

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NOTICE: Backyard chickens should not be allowed in Rock Springs

This opinion piece was written and submitted by Rock Springs resident Madhu Anderson. OPINION ARTICLES ARE SUBMITTED TO SWEETWATERNOW.COM BY THIRD PARTIES AND DO NOT REFLECT THE OPINION OF SWEETWATERNOW OR ITS MANAGEMENT. SUBMIT YOUR OPINION FOR POSSIBLE PUBLICATION THROUGH THE SUBMIT BUTTON. According to the current ordinance of the City of Rock Springs, chickens are not permitted within the city ...

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Lana Bellew seeks help with spaying and spaying

For years, Lana Bellew has made it her mission to help local animals. Bellew has been involved in animal rescue with a group of like-minded volunteers for about seven years. She has no formal training, but is very passionate about the job. Over the years, Bellew has helped foster homeless animals, paid for medical treatment for animals in need and ...

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Baby seal finds sanctuary at Baltimore National Aquarium – Baltimore Sun

A gray seal pup too young to survive independently in the ocean was rescued earlier this year by the National Aquarium. The creature was found stranded and dehydrated on Assateague Island National Shoreline, the aquarium said. Nicknamed Louis Armstrong in keeping with the 2021-22 rescue season’s theme of musicians and instruments, the pup arrived Feb. 26 at the Animal Care ...

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SPCA calls for community approach to fight animal cruelty

Monday, April 4, 2022, 12:55 p.m.Press release: SPCA The SPCA is calling on New Zealanders to come together to help end cruelty to animals, as the charity continues to see a disturbing number of reports of neglected, abused and abandoned animals. Each year, the SPCA receives approximately 14,000 public concern calls regarding allegations of cruelty and other welfare issues. With ...

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Around Town: Palo Alto Humane Society Seeks Entries for Storytelling Contest | News

Cash prizes will be awarded to this year’s winners: the first place student will receive $500 and the other two will receive $200 each. The winning works will be published on the company’s website. The deadline to participate is May 31 at midnight. Additional contest details can be found at 650-424-1901 or paloaltohumane.org. A healing garden outside the sanctuary of ...

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Latest news on Russia and the war in Ukraine

UK says Russian attacks on Ukrainian civilians ‘must be investigated as war crimes’ A Ukrainian soldier is seen on a road where a missile destroyed a highway in Irpin, Ukraine, April 1, 2022. Anadolu Agency | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has called for Russia’s attacks on Ukrainian civilians to be investigated as war crimes, ...

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Herald: Tiger spotted in Mollem

April 03, 2022 | 06:39 IST Tiger spotted in Mollem Team Herald MARGAO: Following a tiger sighting, the State Forest Department issued a notice to local Mollem villagers warning them and asking them to take precautions. In the notice that was sent to the Sarpanch village panchayat of Mollem, Range Forest Officer, Wildlife-Mollem Dr Sidhesh Naik spoke about the precautions ...

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The Town Hall of Marbella continues the works of the Triple A animal shelter

The town hall of MARBELLA is continuing work on the Triple A animal shelter, which should be completed within a year and increase the area to almost 2,000 square meters. The mayor, Ángeles Muñoz, visited the works on Friday, April 1, together with the councilor for the works, Diego López, and the general director of health, Lisandro Vieytes and declared ...

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Come y’all, come y’all to the ‘Carnival for the Cattery’ in Bay County

BAY CITY, MI — Those looking forward to summer carnival season can get their feet wet this weekend while helping shelter animals in Bay County with a special “cat carnival.” A group of Roberts Scholarship students from Saginaw Valley State University will partner with Bay County to host a unique fundraising event to raise money for the Bay County Animal ...

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5 Animals at Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary Looking For A Forever Home

Here’s a pick of five animals from the Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary who are looking for forever homes – could this be with you? If you think you might be able to relocate one of them, go to Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary website for more details. You can also sponsor one of their animals or donate to the vital work of the ...

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