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Give Good For Louisville To Help Support The Floyd County Animal Rescue League, Others | New

FLOYD COUNTY – For more than 40 years, the Floyd County Animal Rescue League has helped Floyd County animals and their families when they need it most. But like so many other organizations, the past year and a half has been difficult as staff have seen both needs increase and sources of donation decrease. Kate Muss, director of the Rescue ...

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Finding a Dog Pays Two | Paws

Adopting a rescued animal takes an open mind and an open heart. If a person wishes to give a forever home to an animal that has been rescued or abandoned, they almost always never know the history of the animal. Most of the dogs or cats rescued by local agencies are homeless and picked up from the streets or returned ...

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PHOTOS & VIDEO: 10th Annual Pottstown Pet Fair Has Tail Waved | Local News

POTTSTOWN – Alpacas, kittens, guinea pigs, snakes and dogs – oh so many dogs – gathered at Memorial Park on Saturday for the 10th annual Pottstown Animal Fair. They also took their humans. Oh, and this being Pottstown, of course there was at least one chicken. But don’t worry, Licensing and Inspection Department – we can assure you it wasn’t ...

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ECU students call for dog law change after child dies

GREENVILLE, NC (WITN) – A petition is circulating online to euthanize dogs that have killed humans without being provoked. “Jayden’s Law” is named after 7-year-old Jayden Henderson, who was killed by two dogs in Garner on April 27. The petition was started by Jayden’s babysitter and ECU freshman Kinley Borum. She was inspired to create it after finding out that ...

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With little gas or electricity, relief seems far away for hurricane-battered Hammond | New

After suffering from Hurricane Ida at a Red Cross shelter in Hammond on Sunday night, Dianna Shell had only one thing in mind: to go home to save her dog. The two were separated during the storm because Shell had no idea the hurricane was approaching her door, she said. Living in the woods near Ponchatoula without cable TV, she ...

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Justin Anderson Obituary (1973 – 2021) – Hartford, CT

Justin Thomas Anderson, 47, of Charlestown, RI and formerly West Hartford, CT, peacefully assumed the role of executive chef behind the Eternal Line on August 25, 2021. Born September 2, 1973 in Hartford, CT, he was a fan of Whaler and beloved first son of Arthur and Barbara Anderson. In his youth, he felt no sympathy for Goldie Locks’ contempt ...

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Fire burns in southern San Bernardino County

San Bernardino County firefighters continued to fight a bushfire north of Rialto on Wednesday evening that destroyed structures and forced evacuations. The southern blaze was burning near Sierra Avenue and Lytle Creek Road, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, which responded to the blaze with San Bernardino County and National Forest firefighters of San Bernardino. The ...

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Cattle sales in the market have another record year

The Flathead County Fairground shopping center building was buzzing with activity early Saturday morning as local 4-H and FFA students were busy preparing steers, hogs and lambs for cattle sale of the market. While students, instructors, organizers, volunteers, parents and other supporters worked on the sale for months, no one planned to break the sales and buyer’s records for another ...

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New wave of winds fuel fury over northern California wildfires

PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) – Crews were digging and burning lines of fire amid another round of high winds that … PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) – Crews were digging and burning lines of fire amid another round of high winds that contributed to the fury of a wildfire in northern California. “We have a shootout ahead of us and the wind today ...

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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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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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special prosecutor to deal with animal cruelty cases in Laurelville | New

LOGAN – A special prosecutor has been appointed to deal with the cases of a Laurelville-area couple who have been charged with animal cruelty, after authorities allegedly seized 42 dogs and three guns from their home. At a hearing this week, the county will attempt to get an accused in the case to post bail to help pay the cost ...

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New animal shelter designed for furry friends

By KTBS staff Click here for updates on this story MARSHALL, Texas (KTBS) – There has been significant construction work in Marshall. But on this site, the foreman general is also the chief of police, and this installation will not hold hardened criminals. Instead, furry occupants will be looking for a new home. “We will have the medical room here ...

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El Paso Animal Services Offers Cash Incentive To Adopt A Pet From A Shelter

EL PASO, Texas – If you’ve ever thought about saving a pet and giving it a forever home, this might be a great time to purr. If you bring a new friend home by Friday, July 23, El Paso Animal Services and The Best Friends Animal Society will give you a $ 125 incentive for each shelter animal you save. ...

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In OKC, which MAPS 4 project do you think should start first?

In December 2019, Oklahoma City voters approved a 1 cent sales tax to raise $ 978 million for 16 MAPS 4 projects, ranging from upgrades to an arena and animal shelter to housing for low-income people, facilities for social service agencies and public transit. We asked readers which project do they think should start first, and why? Share your voice:Welcome ...

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Belle is your Pet of the Week by Calaveras County Animal Services – The Pine Tree

San Andreas, CA… Meet Belle, a Belgian Malinese estimated to be around 4.5 years old. Belle was found wandering the backcountry alone, emaciated and weighing just 30 pounds. She gained weight on a special diet, but could still use a few more pounds. Initially nervous and temperamental, she has made great strides in learning to trust the staff and volunteers. ...

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City to fund repairs to animal service center, but assessment finds facility in need of replacement

Over the next five years, the city plans to spend more than $ 3.4 million on repairs to the Animal Service Center, despite an independent assessment that found the Easterwood Drive facility in need of replacement. It comes as the center is experiencing its highest number of adoptable animals in two years and is at full capacity. There are currently ...

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Baltimore County Animal Service Closes Evacuation Center After Distemper Virus Outbreak – CBS Baltimore

Baldwin, Maryland (WJZ) – According to a county statement released Tuesday, Baltimore County Animal Service recently seized 48 dogs from Whitehall’s home after receiving complaints about animal welfare. According to the statement, dogs of various ages did not have access to air conditioning and some dogs lacked water. Others showed signs of fever pain and lack of veterinary care. read ...

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Dogs and cats are superheroes at this cute cosplay event – NBC Los Angeles

What there is to know The famous Helen Woodward Animal Center event will be featured on an online Comic-Con panel on July 25, 2021 PAWmicon Weekend runs July 23-25 ​​in Rancho Santa Fe, with the main event woofing on the morning of July 24 $ 10 to enter your pet in the cosplay contest Superheroic Pets? There are millions of ...

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DeAnna Athey | Aurora News-Subscribe

Body DeAnna Athey, 34, from Aurora, passed away on Wednesday July 7, 2021, CHI-St. Francis Medical Center on Grand Island.The Service of Life Celebration will take place at 3 p.m. on Sunday, July 11 at the East Hill Church of Christ, 1122 Delaware Avenue in York. Reverend Glenn Hawley will officiate. No visit. The family requests a casual dress and ...

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Many Kentucky and Indiana animal shelters at full capacity due to return of “pandemic pets”

Pandemic pets: Animals adopted during the pandemic to keep people company. However, as people return to work and life returns to semi-normal, local animal shelters say people are returning their pets at an alarming rate. The Animal Protection Association in Jeffersonville, Indiana, is nearing capacity with 35 cats. The no-kill shelter can no longer accommodate cats because too many people ...

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Wildlife rehabilitation centers take extra precautions against COVID-19 as animal research continues

RHINELANDER, Wisconsin (WSAW) – As many people begin to return to a more pre-pandemic normalcy, others must continue or even increase COVID-19 precautions. This is the case with wildlife rehabilitation centers, such as Wild Instincts in the Rhineland. The center welcomes injured or orphaned wild animals. He can handle any species that is legally permitted to be cared for in ...

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Temperature gets ultra low for animal health at Fossil Rim

It seems fitting that #WorldRefrigationDay is happening in the summer (June 26), and refrigeration and freezing is crucial for operations at Fossil Rim. The Animal Health Department uses a freezer set at -80 degrees Celsius or -112 Fahrenheit! Veterinary technician Allyssa Roberts said the freezer typically holds blood samples – whole blood, serum and plasma, as well as animal feces, ...

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Dog rescued from Cumberland River after falling on embankment

CLARKSVILLE, Tennessee (WVLT) – Rescue teams pulled a dog from the bank of the Cumberland River after it fell on a 30-foot embankment. According to Montgomery County Animal Care and Control, the dog has been stuck for at least two days. A boater passing through the area noticed the dog on Tuesday and called the landowner to inform them of ...

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Birds are dying in the United States and no one knows why | Sciences | In-depth science and technology report | DW

As humans and other animals continue to fight COVID-19, a new epidemic appears to have struck several species of birds in North America. All over the United States people have found dead birds. The birds appear to have been hit by a wave of mysterious diseases since April. Bird watchers (bird experts) say dead or sick aviators tend to have ...

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Columbia County Approves Zoning for Bird Rescue and New Shopping Malls

The Columbia County Council of Commissioners on Tuesday evening approved three zoning applications that could lead to several business opportunities: New commercial area Versha Investments, LLC, has applied for the rezoning of nine acres between 3950 Evans and Locks Road and 104 Preakness Drive in Martinez for “restaurants, retail and offices,” according to the reference documents. Since the area is ...

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Baltimore County Animal Services shut down shelter following outbreak of distemper virus – CBS Baltimore

BALDWIN, Maryland (WJZ) – Baltimore County Animal Services recently seized 48 dogs from a White Hall home after receiving an animal welfare complaint, according to a county statement on Tuesday. Dogs, of various ages, did not have access to air conditioning and some did not have water, the statement said. Others showed signs of heat distress and a lack of ...

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Aggieland Humane Society sees increase in number of lost animals

BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) – The Aggieland Human Society has welcomed more than 100 stray animals over the past week. Communications coordinator Darby McKenzie says they see this increase every year around July 4. “It’s dogs, cats, puppies, kittens, see all kinds of things a few of which have been salvaged but not as many as we would like to see,” ...

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Fireworks may scare dogs into running away, but Bend Shelter reports fewer stray animals

(Update: added video, comments on the shelter) BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) – Independence Day is a time of patriotism and celebration, but it’s also a time of year that can be quite frightening for dogs and other animals frightened by loud sounds. “It’s the big booms that really scare them,” Patricia Bowling, director of the Brightside Animal Center in Redmond said ...

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