Monthly Archives: October 2022

Wake County Animal Center overcapacity; urgent need for adoption dog, cat

RALEIGH, North Carolina — The Wake County Animal Center is asking animal lovers to help out. The center needs help to give some pets a good life. Center officials said there were nearly 200 animals staying there, as the center exceeded capacity on the ground over the weekend. Unfortunately, they are running out of space, which marks a critical need ...

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Ames Animal Shelter accommodates dozens of cats found in vehicle

ESCAPE. SHE ALSO ADMITTED HAVING SEXUAL CONTACT WITH ANOTHER INMATE. NEW TONIGHT – AMES ANIMAL SHELTER IS OVERCROWDED DUE TO A CASE OF INCREASE IN CATS. THE REFUGE POSTED THESE IMAGES ON FACEBOOK TODAY. HE SAYS 29 CATS WERE FOUND IN A CAR. THEY ALL HAD FLEAS, EAR MITES AND WERE SEVERELY MALNOURISHED. SHELTER SAYS IT WAS ALREADY ALMOST CAPACITY ...

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Don’t bury burrowing owls, says wildlife group

Pasha Donaldson, vice president of the Cape Coral Friends of Wildlife, doesn’t know how well the city’s 3,500 burrowing owls fared during Hurricane Ian. But she knows a way for locals to help animals that survived the storm stay alive. “Please don’t put your trash on” their burrows, Donaldson said. It’s “that big thing for people littering.” The burrowing owl ...

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Find your new ‘BOO’ in time for Halloween at Huntsville Animal Services

Published on October 29, 2022 Huntsville Animal Services invites anyone considering adopting a pet to come “find your new boo” just in time for Halloween. The shelter is fighting Black Dog Syndrome (BDS) this weekend with an unbeatable promotion. Adoption fees are waived for all adult cats and dogs with black or mostly black fur from October 29-31. “There’s nothing ...

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The pet of the week is a pit bull terrier who loves tennis balls

Animal: Diesel, American Pit Bull Terrier Mix, 3 years old, #837408. Where: San Diego Humane Society, Escondido Campus, 3500 Burnet Drive, Escondido. Opening hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Sunday. Adoption fee: $10 until October 31 ($100 after October 31); includes a microchip with lifetime registration, veterinary examination. Profile: Diesel loves to play fetch and chase tennis balls. ...

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Animal shelter launches online tool to help rehoming pets

FARMINGTON, NM — When you have to return your pet, dropping it off at an animal shelter can have a sad outcome. A refuge in the Four Corners tries to avoid this. “Some of the saddest things I’ve ever seen are pets abandoned by their owners,” said Stacie Voss, director of animal welfare at Farmington Regional Animal Shelter. Over the ...

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Animal Hospital ‘Starstruck’ when Tony Iommi arrived with an injured dove | Q104.3

Tony Iommi could still be a close friend of Ozzy Osbournebut both black sabbath the co-founders have radically different stories when it comes to their treatment of birds. While Ozzy is infamous for biting the heads of several doves at a label meeting in 1981, Iommi shocked staff at a local veterinary hospital in Tewkesbury, UK, earlier that year when ...

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PAWS law is signed into law, bringing more attention to animals during natural disasters

© Shutterstock Following the passage of its Animal Welfare Planning (PAW) Act earlier this month, U.S. Senator Gary Peters (D-MI) visited the American Red Cross at its Lansing chapter , Michigan, this week to highlight community efforts to help them — and their pets — recover from natural disasters. “Today I heard tragic stories from disaster response and animal welfare ...

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San Diego Halloween 2022: Parties, Events, Tricks or Treats and More

Halloween at the library: Toddlers can enjoy a Halloween story hour and trick-or-treating starting at 5 p.m. on October 26 at the Civic Center Library, 365 F St. There will be stories of Halloween, spooky crafts and a sleight of hand finale. Costumes are encouraged. A Spooky Dance Party with Inspire Ballet will be held at 10 a.m. on October ...

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Smith County Animal Control will begin charging for adoptions and abandonments

TYLER, Texas (KETK) – The Smith County Commissioners Court unanimously approved the county’s animal control policy changes on Tuesday and they will now begin charging for adoptions and owner transfers. 6 injured including baby after truck crash at Flint home, officials say Animal Control and Shelter Supervisor Amber Greene gave a presentation detailing approved changes she said were created to ...

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Bird flu kills 14 pelicans at Phoenix Zoo

The zoo said the affected pelicans were all housed on the lake in the petting zoo area. PHOENIX — The Phoenix Zoo confirmed that 14 pelicans have died of bird flu after some of the zoo’s pink-backed pelicans began showing signs of neurological impairment on October 15. “Soon after, the zoo’s two brown pelicans and three white pelicans also developed ...

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Newton howls for puppies strutting in costume at Jr’s Barktoberfest – The Heights

October 23, 2022 Updated on October 23, 2022 at 7:26 p.m. The playful sound of paws on the ground and the barking of dogs dressed as dinosaurs, princesses and superheroes competing for the best Halloween costume echoed throughout the Newton Center Thursday afternoon. The chorus of dogs goes back to a crowded restaurant in Baramor, which hosted Jr’s Barktoberfest, a ...

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Children’s Hospital plans $10 million enrichment center with aquarium, recording studio and parade porch | Healthcare/Hospitals

On the heels of a $300 million expansion, Children’s Hospital New Orleans continues to expand its downtown campus with plans for another multi-million dollar addition in the form of an enrichment center for children of 12,000 square feet. The idea is to make hospital stays and visits enjoyable for children and provide a retreat for families, said President and CEO ...

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FOTAS: Incredible medical magic at the County Shelter | Feature columns

Why has the Aiken County Animal Shelter been so successful in rescuing so many adoptable animals? Credit goes to Aiken County Council, the shelter’s dedicated management and staff, an army of FOTAS volunteers, and the generosity of the Aiken community. But the foundation of this success depends on one important factor: the residents of the shelter are healthy enough to ...

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‘Let them try to counter us’: Misha says OG are done trying to counter TI11 teams

Throughout the 2021-2022 DPC season, OG has been working to unlock a new generation of Dota 2. Building a roster packed with young players to kick off the organization’s rebuild proved to be the right choice from the start, as OG’s new core quickly exceeded all expectations and qualified for The International 2022 at the during his first year. OG ...

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Footage shows cats and dogs rescued from Yulin Meat’s ‘death truck’

Footage shows hundreds of cats and dogs being rescued from a ‘death truck’ heading for Yulin in southern China. The truck contained 1,400 animals kept in cramped cages. A total of 370 animals died aboard the truck after suffering from open wounds, respiratory illnesses, dehydration and broken bones, according to a statement from Humane Society International (HSI), an animal welfare ...

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Overcrowding means Louisville Metro Animal Services may have to start euthanizing animals | New

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Louisville Metro Animal Services said its shelter is running out of space, and leaders there fear it will be a “no-kill” shelter much longer. A “wall of fame” at the shelter showcases animals that have found homes. But in less than a week, more than 60 dogs were brought to the shelter, making the space so ...

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How to Get Title Loans in Florida Without Showing a Car

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail Florida residents often ask if they can get a car title loan without having their vehicle inspected. The answer is that it depends on the situation, however, sometimes you can acquire cash without physically presenting your car to the lender. The most convenient factor provided ...

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Animal Control needs to address underlying issues | Opinion

Click to enlarge PHOTO BY STACIE LEWIS WILD Canine Rescue and PAWS for Life staged a protest outside Sangamon County Animal Control on October 16, 2021, calling for the firing of Executive Director Greg Largent. He was eventually fired in May 2022, although the SCAC claimed the allegations of animal abuse and neglect at the facility were ...

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Photographer of the year 2022: the judges!

We’ve assembled a panel of some of Australia’s and New Zealand’s top photographers to judge the 10th Annual Photographer of the Year presented by Camera House, Australasia’s largest competition for amateur photographers. Meet the first of our jury: Alex Cearns OAM Dogs Today magazine in the UK calls Perth-based photographer Alex Cearns “one of our greatest dog photographers in the ...

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Pennsylvania Announces Two Settlements Involving Auto Title Lending

On October 14, Pennsylvania AG announced a settlement with the owners of an auto title lending business. According to the settlement, the company made illegal loans to Pennsylvania borrowers carrying annual interest rates in excess of 200%. Under the terms of the settlement, owners must repay more than $1.5 million in illegal interest charges to consumers. The refunds are in ...

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Animal Control Officer Michelle Reid named Officer of the Year | News, Sports, Jobs

Courtesy Photo Alpena County Animal Control Officer Michelle Reid works at her desk at the Alpena County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday. On Monday, Reid was named Animal Control Officer of the Year by the Association of Animal Control Officers of Michigan. ALPENA – Alpena County Animal Control Officer Michelle Reid dedicates much of her life ...

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Las Vegas police arrest man wanted for animal abuse on allegations he solicited woman for undercover sex

Man faces charges from 2017, 2022 LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Police arrested a Las Vegas man charged with animal abuse in an undercover prostitution case five years after papers were originally filed for his arrest, records show. Justin Mckinstry faces pimping charges in addition to two animal abuse charges. On Oct. 14, police said they were “proactively investigating prostitution-related crimes” ...

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The Henderson Animal Shelter is approaching capacity

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) – The Henderson Animal Shelter is looking to find forever homes for some pets after reaching near capacity. The spread of a contagious respiratory disease recently caused the Animal Foundation to halt many dog ​​adoptions and admissions, putting a strain on other organizations, including the Henderson Animal Shelter in the Valley. Las Vegas shelters feel pressure from ...

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Evanna Lynch joins the call to turn Queen’s Animal Farm into a sanctuary

Vegan actress Evanna Lynch, known for her portrayal of Luna Lovegood in the Harry Potter film series – encourages King Charles III to honor his mother, the late Queen Elizabeth II, by turning his royal animal farm into a sanctuary. Windsor Dairy Farm, originally designed by Prince Albert, is home to nearly 200 Jersey cows whose milk, in part, is ...

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Pennsylvania recoups $1.6 million for consumers who issued illegal car title loans

Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced a settlement with Kevin Williams and Mark Williams, owners of Dominion Management of Delaware, which operated as CashPoint, a now-defunct auto title lending firm. CashPoint made thousands of illegal loans to borrowers in Pennsylvania at annual interest rates exceeding 200%. As a result of this settlement, Kevin Williams and Mark Williams will repay over $1.5 ...

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Paul McCartney shared the 1 exception to his dedication to animal welfare: “I have my parameters”

TL; DR: Paul McCartney became a vegetarian in the 1970s. He doesn’t even like hurting flies, although he has an exception. Paul McCartney helped publish a vegetarian cookbook of his late wife’s recipes. Paul McCartney | Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images Since the 1970s, Paul McCartney has been a vegetarian and dedicated to protecting animal welfare. Although he is not trying ...

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Northern Colorado Animal Shelters Face Adoption Shortage – Loveland Reporter-Herald

Northern Colorado animal shelters are facing a crisis with more animals arriving and fewer people adopting them, the Animal Friends Alliance, Humane Society of Weld County and Larimer Humane Society announced Thursday in a Press release. The shelters collectively have over 100 animals waiting to be adopted. According to the press release, shelters across the country are close to or ...

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The end of the year brings new hope as Patchwork Pastures Animal Sanctuary holds its second annual Christmas barn sale in October

Wantage, NJ, Oct. 14, 2022 — (PR.com) — The end of the year brings new hope as Patchwork Pastures Animal Sanctuary hosts its second annual Christmas barn sale in October. Fill your heart with holiday magic and kick-start your holiday shopping experience on October 29-30. Fill that barn! With the annual barn sale just two weeks away, Patchwork Pastures located ...

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Homeward Bound Animal Shelter offering $10 adoption fee for a limited time; Pet photo contest open now!

Naanaanaanaannaannnaaa, BATMANNNN!This capeless crusader ready to BAP💥BAM🗯? and KAPOWW💢 its way into your life. He’s a classic Batman TV…good manners, respectful, and always doing the right thing. Pick up your BatPhone or send a BatSignal, let us know you’re interested. Batman comes with his own brindle bat costume. *Batmobile NOT included! Call the adoption team at 856-401-1300 ext. 102 for ...

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Two charged with breaking into three animal shelters in one night

ROWAN COUNTY, North Carolina (WBTV) – Two people have been charged after law enforcement in two counties say they broke into three shelters on the same night and stole pit bulls from their kennel. According to Sheriff Rowan’s report, two people broke into the Rowan County Animal Shelter on Julian Road between 11:20 p.m. Monday and 6:30 a.m. Tuesday. An ...

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Spiritual side: The Lutheran Church of Providence postpones the open house

NEW MINISTER AND FAMILY – The First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in DeLand has called Rev. Carlos Perez as their senior minister, effective Tuesday, November 1. Here he is with his family: his wife, Dr. Vanessa Perez, who serves Nemours Children’s Hospital in Orlando; and the Perez children, Marcos, a fifth grader, Valeria, a ninth grader, and Edwardo, a ...

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Young Maidstone vegan campaigner Harry Bidewell praised for raising £800 for Ashford Animal Rescue

One of the county’s youngest vegan campaigners has been praised for raising hundreds of pounds for an animal rescue charity. Harry Bidewell, from Maidstone, has generated £800 for Ashford-based Retreat Animal Rescue since the start of last year. Harry Bidewell aka the Vegan Squirrel with Retreat Animal Rescue owner Billy Thompson The youngster, who started his own non-profit business Vegan ...

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Fa-boo-lous: Halloween festivities in La Jolla promise a good time

If your blood type is pumpkin spice and you’re looking for the best ways to come because you’re not this Halloween, read on for a roundup of La Jolla events this month you’ll want to. set aside time, whether you are an adult, a child or a dog. Pumpkin The Mr. Jack O’Lanterns Pumpkin Patch is open daily through Halloween, ...

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Keeping Pets Safe As Cold Weather Approaches

Although we are in the middle of the first month of autumn, the cooler season is already approaching us. After speaking with the Great Falls Animal Shelter, we were able to check with them some tips that pet owners should keep in mind as we are only a few months into the winter season. GF Animal Shelter Volunteer Coordinator Laramie ...

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Lone killer whale is now the loneliest orca in the world, a sanctuary could save her

The lone killer whale kept at a theme park for more than a decade is now dubbed the ‘solitiest orca’ in the world. Experts think a sanctuary is the best place for her. MarineLand amusement park and theme zoo in Niagara Falls, Ontario is home to the killer whale known as Kiska. After being imprisoned for 43 years, she has ...

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New Zealand bans live animal exports

New Zealand has pledged to ban the export of live animals for breeding purposes. The groundbreaking bill, which was signed into law last week and comes into force in April 2023, follows a tragic incident that killed 41 crew members and nearly 6,000 cattle. In 2020, a Gulf Livestock ship left New Zealand and headed for China on what should ...

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Knox Co. man attacked by dogs worries about their return to his neighborhood

A court classified them as level 1 dogs, which means the owner must follow certain rules, but can keep the dogs in their neighborhood. KNOX COUNTY, Tenn. — Two Rottweilers are back in Adam Slack’s neighborhood after attacking him and his dog. Slack said he was walking his dog, Lucy, when the two Rottweilers came up to him. He said ...

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Students looking for a pet should adopt from local shelters – The Daily Texan

Babette is a 50 pound black and white dog who loves to walk around the lake and sometimes gets the cutest “zooms”. It is a faithful and good companion with other dogs. She has been at the animal shelter for almost 100 days. Austin is the second largest kill-free city in the United States and home to several animal sanctuaries, ...

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Justice for traveling monkeys forced to ride dogs for cheering crowds

31 signatures collected PETITION TARGETS: United States Department of Agriculture, Major and Minor League Baseball Associations, NFL Headquarters, National Basketball Association, NASCAR Tiny monkeys are forced to wear cowboy costumes and hang on to dogs running at speeds of up to 30 mph to “entertain” screaming crowds numbering in the thousands. In the grotesque “monkey rodeo,” operated by USDA licensee ...

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Dr. Oz’s Science Experiments Killed Over 300 Dogs and a Whole Litter of Puppies

Photo: Getty In a scandal that will surely make Mitt Romney, who strapped his famous family dog ​​on the roof of his car for a road trip – look like a PETA activist, a review of 75 studies published by Dr Oz between 1989 and 2010 finds the Republican Senate candidate’s research killed more than 300 dogs and inflicted great ...

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Zombie race to benefit an animal sanctuary scheduled for October 8

Next week, the community is invited to the return of the Zombie A-Paw-Calypse, as Turning Rescues Into Pets hosts its 4th annual 4 the Paws run. Entry fees for the Oct. 8 race have been cut in half, with runners 10 and under participating for free and anyone over 10 can participate for $15. Family pets can join in the ...

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7 dogs at Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary need forever homes

The sanctuary welcomes up to 500 animals each year and has found 27,000 animals in new homes since it opened more than 50 years ago. 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 ...

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