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Lewis County animal shelter inundated with cats and kittens

By Claudia Yaw / [email protected] The Lewis County animal shelter is inundated with cats and kittens – likely the product of unsterilized pandemic pets – and authorities are encouraging those considering adoption to come in and meet a potential furry friend. At the same time last year, the shelter housed 88 cats and 113 kittens. Now those numbers are almost ...

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POLICE BLOTTER: Montmorency County MPs Respond to Drunken Boaters, Lost Elk Watchers | News, Sports, Jobs

Recent actions by law enforcement agencies in northeast Michigan. This has only been changed slightly. DEPARTMENT OF THE SHERIFF OF MONTMORENCY COUNTY Updated August 9 Total: 72 Alarms: 1 Animal control: 6 Road stops: 0 OWI Arrests: 1 Drug-related arrests: 0 Arrest warrants: 0 Arrest on complaint: 1 Animal / vehicle accidents: 1 Disputes: 3 Lewiston EMS: 8 Lewiston fire: ...

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From chipmunks to bears, Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care helps rescued animals

item Photo: Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care / Facebook. RENO, Nev. – Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care is the kind of place a pizza box can hold a pizza or an injured turtle. Where a baseball cap is not sun protection, it is a means of transporting an injured weasel. It was there that a trio of rehabilitating bears climbed into the ...

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Georgie the chihuahua trembles for his furry house –

August 8, 2021 Posted: August 8, 2021 Updated: 11:36 KUSI press room Georgie the chihuahua came from one of the partners of the Helen Woodward Animal Center. KEARNY MESA (KUSI) – Georgie is a 9 week old Chihuahua puppy who currently weighs 5 pounds, but is estimated to weigh 15-20 pounds. He’s already neutered and has another sibling at the ...

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Looking to volunteer in Coachella Valley?

These local nonprofits may need your help. “It’s easy to make money. It’s much harder to tell the difference.” – Tom brokaw Alzheimer’s Association, Coachella Valley The Alzheimer’s Association is a voluntary organization. He is always on the lookout for new people to integrate and train and has opportunities that match an individual’s area of ​​interest or expertise including: community ...

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Local vets ask for patience, kindness in the face of influx of patients and staff issues

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va .– At Animal Medical Center in Virginia Beach, it’s 8 a.m., the day is just beginning, and the phones are already ringing. “If you want to curse me, I’m going to have to hang up on you,” a receptionist replied calmly to an angry caller. It’s a typical day in a clinic that has been slammed with ...

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New program helps save animals and livestock in disasters – Chico Enterprise-Record

DAVIS – A new emergency program designed to help save animals and livestock during disasters in California was put in place as announced by UC Davis on Monday in a press release. The California Veterinary Emergency Team is a program that will support and train government agencies, individuals, and organizations to assist pets and livestock in an emergency. The teams ...

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Lodi animal shelter sees influx of animals

July 23 – Since Governor Gavin Newsom reopened the state on June 15, Lodi City Animal Services have seen an influx of pets dropped off at the shelter. Officer Jordan Kranich said this was likely due to many people returning to work full time and now unable to care for the animals they adopted during the 15-month lockdown. “We get ...

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More than 450 pets are to be adopted or placed in the Miami-Dade shelter, especially large and senior dogs

DORAL, Florida – Miami-Dade Animal Services is appealing to the public after an extremely large number of cats and dogs are in desperate need of permanent or temporary homes, especially older ones. According to Miami-Dade Animal Services, every year during the summer months, animal welfare and rescue organizations across the country experience an influx of pets in need of loving ...

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What to do if you see a dog in a hot car – American Kennel Club

You cross a parking lot and hear a dog barking frantically. A few rows further, a dog paces and paws inside a car. It’s a hot day and your instinct as a responsible dog owner kicks in. You rush around looking for something to smash a window. Before you pick up a stone, stop and think. By breaking this window, ...

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