Animal Sanctuary

Wild bull spotted in Mastic-Shirley: Suffolk PD

MASTIC, NY – Sonia Dejesus and her fiance were in her truck and had just returned from a morning Joe at 7-Eleven on Tuesday morning, when they saw what appeared to be a bull stopped in front of the driveway of a Montgomery house Avenue in Mastic, and then he started coming towards them. But the animal left the dead ...

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Festus ordered chimpanzees seized in secret action; the judge demands proof that one of them is dead

FESTUS, Mo. – The Festus chimps we featured in previous Fox Files reports may soon be seized with the help of the US Marshals. FOX 2 was the only media in federal court over the unusual lawsuit against chimpanzee caregiver Tonia Haddix. “I don’t give up until there is no surrender,” Haddix said after the hearing. Haddix may be at ...

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Bobbing’s Happy Pants Ranch could face prosecution if noisy animals are not kept quiet

The boss of a sanctuary has been given an ultimatum: silence his animals within the next 90 days or face prosecution. Amey James, the founder of The Happy Pants Ranch in Bobbing, near Sittingbourne, has received official discount notices from Swale Council. Founder Amey James speaking after the warning written in April She first received a written warning in April ...

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Chris Packham: “People like me have a very deep sense of injustice” | Preservation

Ot over the years the BBC has sown and nurtured some unique presenter specimens. Chris Packham, after a decade of Springwatch, began to develop in this space in the minds of audiences once occupied by, say, John Noakes or Patrick Moore or John Peel. It’s direct and lyrical and you know for sure the camera is only listening to his ...

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Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in Kanab calls for visitors

Best Friends Animal Sanctuary encourages visitors to return after more than a year of coronavirus restrictions. The pandemic forced Best Friends, which operates a 3,000-acre sanctuary in Kane County, just west of Kanab, to cut back on the number of animals it could keep and cut back on the number of volunteers and Staff. To announce that operations are mostly ...

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Barnegat NJ’s abandoned gerbil rescued and almost ready for adoption

It was a hot Friday afternoon in Barnegat. Earlier in the day it had rained and the temperature had reached 90 degrees. A Popcorn Park Animal Refuge animal control officer was driving on Old Main Shore Road when she realized there was a cage in the middle of the street. She got out of the car to see what it ...

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Today’s Events for July 14 | Entertainment

FRIDAY The Aiken Master Gardeners will hold a Lunchbox Conference at noon Friday via Zoom. The speaker will be Clemson’s extension agent, Pam Thompson. The subject will be the biological control of pests in the vegetable garden. The conferences are free and open to the public, but registration is required. For more information or to register, visit aikenmastergardeners.org or the ...

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Children’s author encourages kids to celebrate their uniqueness in delicious new picture book

Making friends is such an exciting part of childhood. I really wanted to find a way to highlight how our individual differences can make our relationships with others more exciting and adventurous. VERNON, Texas (PRWEB) July 12, 2021 Children’s author Colby Becknell Hardison has published a lovely picture book that follows the charming story of Sammy Skunk and Rocky Racoon ...

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Pima County Shelters and Rescues Host Adoption Event This Weekend

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) – The Pima Animal Care Center is partnering with local shelters and rescues to host a county-wide adoption event on July 10-11. Each shelter will host activities at their sites that will include freebies, food, music and more. “We are thrilled to be a part of this event,” said Monica Dangler, director of animal services ...

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Cat adoption events hosted by a Washington, IA shelter with reduced fees

At the local animal shelter in Washington, Iowa, you might come across the orange and white colors of Crush or Tarot, the calico patterns of Rue and Brooks, or the tabby stripes of Delta, Adora or Mercury. But the PAWS & More animal shelter has welcomed far more – more than 129 cats and kittens – in the past eight ...

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