Animal Shelter

Man arrested after 3 dogs stolen from Jurupa Valley animal shelter

The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department has arrested a man suspected of breaking into an animal shelter in the Jurupa Valley and stealing three dogs last week. Sheriff’s officials said Tymothy Burns-Whitney, 20, was arrested in connection with the investigation. Detectives believe Burns-Whitney worked with an unidentified second man to break into the shelter and steal the three dogs on behalf ...

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Tacoma Animal Shelter Reduced Adoption Fees for National Adoption Weekend – The Suburban Times

Submitted by Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County. The Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County is offering 25% off all shelter adoptions Sept. 16-18 for National Adoption Weekend. The Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County and the Best Friends Animal Society are teaming up for another adoption campaign to encourage people to choose to adopt, not buy, ...

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Puppies Stolen in DeKalb County Animal Shelter Burglary, Employees Say

article DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. – DeKalb County Police are investigating a brazen break-in and burglary at a DeKalb County animal shelter early Friday morning. Employees of PAWS Atlanta, which is located on the 5200 block of Covington Highway, say the shelter cares for many abandoned animals on-site at night, so they monitor their security cameras. At around 3 a.m. Friday, ...

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City struggles to open animal shelter due to staff shortages | Archives

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Wags & Whiskers animal sanctuary nears final approval

Adam Rollins, Editor Organizers preparing to build a new nonprofit animal shelter in Warren County say they are close to obtaining the necessary local government approvals to move forward with construction. Wags & Whiskers, the nonprofit that hosts the annual Woofstock Festival for Dogs, is awaiting a final vote on a permit for the shelter from Innsbrook’s board this month, ...

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Commissioners Talk Rural Broadband and Animal Shelter – Darke County Now

GREENVILLE—The Darke County Board of Commissioners met Tuesday afternoon to discuss facility maintenance and rural broadband. Commissioners Matt Aultman, Mike Stegall and Larry Holmes were all present. The board approved the resolution (R-325-2022), to transfer $43,500 from the general fund for “maintenance and repairs”. The board said that while the repairs weren’t planned, they were excited to see them. “Good ...

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Humane Society organizes an adoption event to close the Balkan Little Days | KSNF/KODE

PITTSBURG, Ks. — Little Balkan Days wraps up this weekend with something big for a local animal shelter. This afternoon, the Southeast Kansas Humane Society hosted an adoption event at Lakeside Park. People were able to meet some of the dogs up for adoption at the shelter. Principal Jasmine Kyle says socializing events like this are important to residents, especially ...

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Dead dog, injured, about 150 escape as unauthorized Texan man unlocks canine cages at shelter

An animal shelter was robbed by a Texas man, who then let the dogs out of their cages and fled in the shelter’s van. As for the dogs, some were injured, while 150 escaped. The whole ordeal also ended in the death of a dog. In Abilene, Texas on Friday morning, 38-year-old George Paul Jones is charged with breaking and ...

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‘We continue to save lives’: Huntsville Animal Shelter opens new surgical suite

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Huntsville Animal Services (HAS) is unveiling the third phase of a nearly year-long construction project. The centerpiece of the $1.2 million project is a new surgical suite, and HAS director Dr Karen Sheppard said you can already see a difference in the operations they’ve been able to provide. Coming in September at the Orion Amphitheater “This ...

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Fearless for Animals in Need | The Dakotan

Make the difference [email protected] MINOT – It can be difficult working with animals, but Souris Valley Animal Shelter seems to have found a way to help several animals in the Minot area. SVAS Executive Director Shelby Waters, of Enid, Oklahoma, said when she moved to Minot in late 2018 and started working for SVAS, she wanted to turn the shelter ...

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RSPCA shelters ‘drowned’ animals amid cost of living crisis | UK cost of living crisis

The RSPCA has recorded a 24 per cent rise in the number of abandoned animals this year, with shelters reporting they are ‘drowning in animals’ amid the cost of living crisis. Workers are inundated with calls from owners struggling to feed and care for their pets. Between January and July this year, the charity received 22,908 animal abandonment reports, compared ...

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Mason City sees more problems with pets and other strays | New

MASON CITY, Iowa — Police say there is a growing problem with animals in Mason City. In July, the Mason City Police Department reported: — At least 9 bite cases, 6 were dogs and 2 were cats. (One of these cases involved a dog attacking another dog. The others were bites on people). — At least 14 criminal citations have ...

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Aiken County Animal Shelter will host “Clear The Shelter” on Saturday

AIKEN, SC. (WJBF)- The dogs and cats at Aiken County Animal Shelter are ready to find homes and volunteers want to help you find your partner. If you’re looking to add a four-legged friend to your family, Aiken County Animal Shelter will hold its annual Clear The Shelter Day with the goal of finding a forever home for each pet. ...

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Pierce County sees animal shelters reach capacity

The Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County is reaching out to the community to help care for animals in need of homes. PIERCE COUNTY, Wash. — Courtney Bodett said his wife went to see Graham to check on a family home last night, but then things took an expected turn when a kitten appeared. “When she approached it, it ...

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A dog finds his forever home in a body shop | New

A pit bull terrier, found near death at JJ’s Customs & Collision body shop, was recently adopted by shop owners after the Corsicana Animal Shelter treated him. Owner Jeffery Harris said he opened the shop on a Saturday morning last month to find the dog, now called “JJ”, curled up in the corner of his yard. “He didn’t move so ...

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New Hope Rescue owner found guilty of animal cruelty

COLORADO SPRINGS — The owner of New Hope Rescue, Inc., investigated for malpractice in September 2021, was found guilty of animal cruelty on Friday. Colorado Springs animal shelter closed for failing to follow sick animal regulations, concerns over the spread of canine distemper Joann Roof was convicted of one count of animal cruelty and acquitted of a second count. Three ...

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Lowcountry Animal Shelter Hosts Adoption Event for Rescued Beagle Puppies

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – A Lowcountry animal shelter says “Beagle-mania” is sweeping the Charleston area. Pet Helpers says the shelter receives nearly 100 calls a day from people interested in adopting 18 rescued beagle puppies from a Virginia mass-breeding facility that bred the dogs to sell to labs for animal testing. In an effort to keep the adoption process fair ...

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Ukrainian woman risks her life to save wild animals from war

CHUBYNSKE, Ukraine (AP) — Natalia Popova has found a new purpose in life: saving wild animals and pets from the devastation caused by the war in Ukraine. “They are my life,” said the 50-year-old, stroking a lioness with light fur like a kitten. From inside a pen, the animal rejoices in the attention, lying on its back and stretching its ...

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EV Women’s Group Helps Never Kill Animal Shelter

By Leann Landberg and Susan BarlowGuest writers When you look into the eyes of an animal you rescued, you can’t help but fall in love. Living this, living this, seeing this, time and time again, is how Saving One Life volunteers continue to find the motivation to work grueling hours and endure the heartache of realizing how many abused animals ...

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Shelter saves parched animals as France bakes in third heat wave

SAINT-CEZAIRE-SUR-SIAGNE, France, Aug 2 (Reuters) – As temperatures rise again in southern France, Laura Borderes uses a syringe to feed a baby squirrel currently in the care of her animal shelter. The squirrel is one of around 200 birds and small mammals found suffering from dehydration or malnutrition in the dry hills behind the Riviera and currently being cared for ...

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Fort Smith is looking for ways to deal with abandoned and sheltered animals in the city

FORT SMITH — City managers had Fort Smith Animal Haven present during their study session on Tuesday to see how the city can help with a recent increase in alerts of stray and missing animals from the public. Shelter Board Treasurer Brenda Altman said the shelter’s mission is to care for dogs and cats abandoned by owners and lost or ...

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Pawsome! Long Island students donate handmade items to local animal shelters

EMBEDD More videos Long Island students came together to donate dozens of handmade items to animal shelters in the Nassau County area. VALLEY STREAM, Long Island (WABC) — Long Island students came together to donate dozens of handmade items to animal shelters in the Nassau County area. Hempstead Town Supervisor Don Clavin joined more than 100 students from the Hewlett-Woodmere ...

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TRISHA YEARWOOD HOSTS VIRTUAL EVENT WITH TALKSHOPLIVE TO HELP EMPTY SHELTERS

“There are so many shelters across the country, a lot of them are volunteers, a lot of them rely on people to donate money, or foster or adopt or donate supplies and we just want shine a light on rescue and need and be able to help as many animals as possible.” said Yearwood. For the first time, the Trisha ...

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Puppy love: North Charleston law firm donates big to help group of pets

From a tragedy comes the kind of good deed that makes people – and puppies – smile and maybe wag their tails. The Joye Law Firm presents a check for $100,000 to the Charleston Animal Society. Joye Law Firm, a North Charleston-based personal injury law firm, recently donated $100,000 to the Charleston Animal Society to honor a deceased client and ...

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Fundraiser benefits animal shelter after fireworks incident

NEW LONDON, CT – Local communities have come together to support the local animal shelter after someone detonated illegal fireworks inside kennels earlier this month. A fundraising effort is looking to install cameras at the New London, Waterford and East Lyme animal shelter. A GoFundMe page curated by Sharon Kanaby reads: “Help the Waterford Lions purchase cameras for the New ...

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Animal shelters in southwest and central Virginia are filled to capacity

(WFXR) – Across southwest and central Virginia, a number of animal shelters are in crisis mode as they overflow with furry friends who need forever families. Animal shelters, humane societies and rescue organizations in the following locations have appealed for help in finding homes for their many pets: Amherst County, Bedford County and Campbell County: Central Virginia Regional Rescue (CVRR) ...

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Protesters demand Rochester animal shelter take in stray and homeless animals

ROCHESTER, NY (WROC) – Many protesters gathered outside the Verona Street Animal Shelter this weekend demanding that Rochester Animal Services take in stray and abandoned animals. According to the protesters, the director of the shelter, Chris Fitzgerald, has put in place a secret policy called the HASS model which would allow them to close their doors to these animals. This ...

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Animal Shelter Opens Spay/Neuter Clinic, Managers Excited About Services They Can Now Provide

The Daviess County Spay/Neuter Clinic at the animal shelter held a grand opening Thursday morning after a week of packed surgeries. Director Ashley Thompson said the shelter, located at 2620 KY-81, has been working on bringing the clinic to the area for nearly 14 years, so she’s excited about the future now that it’s open. The 1,900 square foot clinic ...

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Parma Animal Shelter can help families find the perfect pet: Sun Postings

PARMA, Ohio — Parma Animal Shelter will have another kitten/cat adoption open house from noon to 4 p.m. on July 24 at the shelter, 6260 State Road, Parma. The shelter has many cats and kittens just waiting for a permanent home. The cost is $25 for single and bonded adult chats; $50 for one kitten and $75 for two kittens. ...

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Local animal shelters and organizations in need of foster families

SYRACUSE, NY (WSYR-TV) – Many local animal shelters and organizations are looking for foster families to take in animals. The Oswego County SPCA does not have a shelter to put their animals in, so they depend on foster families to help care for them until they find a forever home. SPCA President Tanya Semchenko said the pandemic is part of ...

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County plans second animal shelter

By Brittany Anderson HAYS COUNTY—The San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter (SMRAS) may finally find some relief after years of struggling to be the only animal shelter in the county. The Hays County Commissioners Court heard a presentation for a second animal shelter, following a feasibility study, at its June 21 meeting. Commissioners approved funding for the study and released the ...

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St. Joseph Animal Shelter Overcapacity, Needs More Adopted and Foster Pets | New

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) If you’ve ever considered owning a rescue dog or cat and can afford to care for it, now is the time to adopt. “We’ve had a hard time, you know, making space and we’re an open admissions shelter. So that means even when our last cage is full, we can’t say no, we can’t refuse. animals,” said ...

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Marshall County Animal Shelter Temporarily Closes Due to Cat Virus | News, Sports, Jobs

MOUNDSVILLE – The Marshall County Animal Shelter will remain closed for two weeks due to an outbreak of the virus in a group of kittens. The shelter made the announcement Thursday on social media. A litter of kittens dropped off at the shelter the week of June 20 showed symptoms of a virus called feline panleukopenia. The kittens ...

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Serving the hairiest among us – Winchester Sun

When Best Friends Animal Society ranked Kentucky as, sadly, the no. 10th state in the United States for deaths in pet shelters, it may have sent shivers down the spine of animal lovers across the Commonwealth. However, Clark County Animal Shelter seeks to continue to make a positive name for itself throughout the community and to be an exception to ...

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Ingham County Animal Shelter overcrowded with cats

LANSING, Mich. (WILX) — A Mason animal shelter is experiencing an overflow of cats, which has caused them to stop accepting more cats. In mid-June, nearly two dozen cats were taken to the Ingham County Animal Shelter. During the investigation, animal control officers said they found the cats were living in unsanitary conditions. With summer well underway, the Ingham County ...

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Kitten thrown out of car window in Montclair, animal shelter says

MONTCLAIR, NJ – Montclair animal control officers are asking for the public’s help in locating the person who threw a cat out of a moving car window on Friday. According to a statement from the Montclair Township Animal Shelter: “Montclair Animal Control is seeking public assistance to help find the person responsible for an act of animal cruelty by throwing ...

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Animal shelters fight the overflow of abandoned animals

SALT LAKE CITY – The summer months are always busy for animal shelters, but for some reason this year is particularly bad. Some shelters, like Weber County, can no longer accommodate dogs. They need volunteers, food and adoptions, and they need them now. “It’s just crazy how busy we are. We’ve never really been busier,” said Amparo Gutierrez, assistant manager ...

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Man’s Best Friend Gets Pitt County Shelter Upgrade

PITT COUNTY, NC (WITN) – For the tenants of the Pitt County Animal Shelter, life hasn’t always been a gateway, but with the completion of a year-long renovation project, the doors of the kennels are wide open for business. “As the community grows, so does the population,” said shelter manager Chad Singleton. “There is overpopulation in North Carolina as a ...

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Funding Animal Sanctuary, Free Music Camp, DAP Heads East

Here’s a quick look at what’s happening with our local nonprofits. Million-Dollar Donor Names Animal Samaritans Veterinary Clinic Following a donation of $750,000 from the Richard Brooke Foundation, animal samaritans received $1,750,000 from a local animal lover Cade L. Morrow. “From the beginning, Cade was committed to helping the most vulnerable pets in our community, with a focus on abused ...

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Photos / Animal Rescue: Dozens of Dogs From Suspected Puppy Mill Arrive in Oregon | New

Dozens of French Bulldogs and other mixed breed Bulldogs from a suspected puppy mill have been transferred to the Oregon Humane Society (OHS), Panda Paws Rescue and several other shelters and rescues in Northern California, in Oregon and Washington. One of the rescued dogs arriving in Portland. Courtesy of the Oregon Humane Society Oregon Humane Society crews unloaded the dogs ...

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PHOTOS: See who’s available for adoption at Henry County Animal Control | Henry Herald Photo Slideshows

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 367 IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN GEORGIA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 75 COUNTIES IN CENTRAL GEORGIA BALDWIN BIBB BLECKLEY BUTTS CRAWFORD CRISP DODGE DOOLY HOUSTON JASPER JONES LAURENS MONROE MONTGOMERY PEACH PULASKI PUTNAM TELFAIR TWIGGS WHEELER WILCOX WILKINSON IN EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA EMANUEL GLASCOCK ...

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Red Cross Opens Emergency Shelter, Evacuee Animal Shelter, Livestock Accepted at Ft. Tuthill

Authorities ordered the evacuation of Go for the Timberline area south of Brandis Way on Sunday afternoon due to the pipeline fire. It covers many neighborhoods affected by the April Tunnel Fire, including Timberline, Wupatki Trails, Girls Ranch Road and Fernwood. Additionally, the Schultz Pass Road and Arizona Snowbowl areas were ordered Go. The Red Cross has opened an emergency ...

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National Nonprofit Petco Love Invests in Tri-City Animal Shelter and Adoption Center

Facebook Twitter pinterest $75,000 grant will be celebrated at a local Petco event on June 30, to save and improve the lives of pets in Cedar Hill, DeSoto and Duncanville Cedar Hill, TX (June 15, 2022) – Tri-City Animal Shelter and Adoption Center is set to receive a $75,000 grant from Petco Love, a national nonprofit organization, at a special ...

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Butler County Animal Shelter opens up about the realities of being a ‘no-kill’ shelter

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) – Willy the Labrador was adopted this morning from the Butler County Animal Shelter. Willy had been returned to the shelter earlier in the year and had been there for over 50 days. The already overcrowded shelter posted on its Facebook how Willy would be euthanized later in the month if no one could adopt him. ...

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Woofstock Festival Attracts Dogs, Owners to Aiken Citizens Park | Local News

The second attempt to hold the annual Woofstock Festival and Doggie Derby was the Friends of Animal Sanctuary (FOTAS) charm on Saturday morning. The fundraiser was originally scheduled to take place in mid-April, but was moved due to weather conditions and COVID-19 concerns. Instead of mid-April, it began at 10:15 a.m. in Citizens Park with a parade of adoptable dogs ...

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The Bradshaw Animal Shelter waives adoption fees for dogs, cats and kittens. Here’s why.

SACRAMENTO COUNTY, Calif. (KTXL) – For anyone interested in adopting a pet, the Bradshaw Animal Shelter is offering residents of Sacramento County an ample opportunity this weekend. The refuge announced this week its waiving adoption fees for dogs, cats and kittens on Saturday and Sunday, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. In a Facebook post Wednesday, the shelter said it was ...

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Rescue dog tests positive for life-threatening virus at Calgary Animal Shelter – Calgary

The Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society (AARCS) in Calgary is in an outbreak after a rescue dog test returned that detected a potentially deadly virus. “We had a positive dog test for distemper,” said AARCS executive director Deanna Thompson. “So we have gone into full lockdown here at AARCS and have a number of dogs in quarantine. Unfortunately we also ...

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Clarksville Area Pets of the Week for May 30, 2022

Clarksville, TN – Each week, Clarksville Online will bring you pets from different rescue organizations in need of a good home in and around Clarksville-Montgomery County. This week’s pets are for the week of May 30, 2022. Dogs and cats of all ages, breeds and sizes are available at area animal shelters and shelters, along with opportunities to help homeless ...

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LA Animal Services launches plea for adoption of dogs and cats from overcrowded shelters – NBC Los Angeles

LA Animal Services is asking Angelenos to open their hearts and homes to dogs and cats in need of adoption, offering discounted rates at the agency’s six locations Saturday and Sunday. “Our shelters are full and need YOU to help the dogs find homes,” according to an agency statement released Friday. As National Pet Month draws to a close, LA ...

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Kansas Humane Society at full capacity, needs adopted animals

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The Kansas Humane Society (KHS) is at capacity and needs adopted animals. The AHA’s Wichita Heart Walk will take place on June 25 In a Publish their Facebook pageKHS says their kennels are full and more and more animals are pouring in: “We have over 215 pets at the shelter (not all are ready for adoption ...

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Humane Society of the Delta sues Helena-West Helena for closure

The shelter was closed in October 2021 after a disputed water bill led to a search in which police said they found animals in inhumane conditions. MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The Humane Society of the Delta said it is suing the City of Helena-West Helena, Arkansas, and Mayor Kevin Smith for its forced closure in October 2021. the court case claimed ...

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Linda L. Kelley Animal Shelter Waives Dog Adoption Fees Through May

PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. – The Linda L. Kelley Animal Shelter is waiving adoption fees for dogs through Tuesday, May 31. Dogs of all ages and personalities are available for adoption. Regular adoption procedures still apply. “Today is National Rescue Dog Day, and it’s a great time for citizens to observe the day by visiting our shelter to find the perfect ...

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Kearns Deserves the Key to the City – The Amarillo Pioneer

By Thomas Warren III, Editor I was disappointed this week to see a post from a man I admire informing the Amarillo community that he will soon be leaving his point of service that has helped so many in Amarillo and saved countless lives. animals in our community. On Monday, William C. Kearns, founder of KARTS – Kearns Animal Rescue ...

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Iron County shelter seeks donations for dog leg surgery

IRON RIVER, Mich. (WLUC) — A seven-month-old dog in southern UP undergoes costly surgery on Wednesday. It’s to fix a broken leg. Sandy is a seven month old retriever mix. She has a broken leg in two places and surgery is needed. “She was from the Watersmeet Tribal Police. We believe this could be a case of abuse,” said Northwoods ...

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Dog Gets Dumped Twice in 2 Counties | News, Sports, Jobs

It was on a Sunday when a concerned citizen informed Jason Cooke of the Healthy Hearts and Paws Project that an elderly Schnauzer had been found outside Mr D’s food court on Warren Sharon Road in Brookfield. On Monday, someone replied to Cooke’s “lost dog” social media post, certain it was her stepfather’s dog. On the same day, ...

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Attend Wine, Whiskers & Wags to help animals like Simona | Pets

courtesy art Courtesy picture Simona looks like it’s straight out of a fairy tale, and we’re grateful that the friends at Fairfax County Animal Shelter were able to help give her happiness forever. After serious complications from her pregnancy, Simona was placed in the care of the Fairfax County Animal Shelter for urgent medical assistance. She was rushed to the ...

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Animal rescuers work to reduce cat overpopulation in King William area – Daily Press

Dozens of feral cats were trapped in King William and King and Queen counties to be neutered during an intensive five-day operation last month. The cats were trapped from April 1 to 5 – 48 in King William and 22 in King and Queen County, according to a report given to King William’s Board of Supervisors at its April 25 ...

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Want a new pet? Local animal sanctuary looking for foster families for rabbits

IDAHO FALLS — Now that Easter is over and Mother’s Day is here, many families in eastern Idaho are looking for a new pet. Haven Hollow Animal Refuge, an animal shelter in Shelley specializing primarily in rabbits, sees an increase in applications for rabbit adoption around this time each year. The non-profit animal shelter takes in stray and abandoned rabbits. ...

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The Oakland Animal Shelter has too many dogs, especially big ones;

If you wanted to get a dog, especially a larger breed, then the City of Oakland Animal Services wants to hear from you. The agency is now asking for the public’s help after announcing that its shelter on 29th Avenue is filled with more than 100 dogs and there is no more room. “We need your help! All of our ...

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Bixby’s sad story and SJRAS’ hope for its happy ending

Last week, one of Vineland’s animal control officers walked in with a little dog that, somewhere under all the grime and piled up rugs, was supposed to be white and fluffy. I was out of the building when he arrived but got a call asking if I knew any groomers who could handle an emergency. I immediately went back to ...

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Shelters near forest fires overrun with animals

LAS VEGAS, NM (KRQE) — As wildfires continue to burn across the state, animal shelters are overrun with animals seeking to escape the flames. “People found they had to evacuate and the animals were nowhere to be found,” said Bea Gallegos, of the Animal Welfare Coalition of northeast New Mexico. Albuquerque Animal Welfare Department Seeks Volunteers A few miles from ...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Veteran Falls Patrol Officer, Animal Cruelty Investigator, Ends 31-Year Career | Local News

For 25 of his more than 31 years as a Falls cop, Dave Bower patrolled the streets in what is still known as the “50 car.” “I was assigned to the Highland Avenue car from the start,” Bower said. “And I started to build a relationship with the good people in that community.” Then he added with a chuckle, “And ...

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Dog recovers after being shot in the head after being shot in the head

By Marie-Alice Royse Click here for updates on this story Nashville, TN (WSMVName) — An animal rescue center helped a dog recover in early March after being shot in the face. Farrah, the dog, was found by Proverbs 12:10 Animal Rescue officials wandering in a rural county with no shelter and no animal control on March 7. Animal Rescue officials ...

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Jordan’s Way Raises Thousands of Dollars in Just Hours for Banning Animal Shelter | Community

As part of a nationwide tour that ends in California, the nonprofit organization Jordan’s Way stopped by the Banning Animal Shelter on Wednesday to participate in an event to raise awareness and funds for the shelter, which is run by the non-profit organization ARE Animal Rescue, which runs Banning’s shelter. During a Facebook Live event in which teams of volunteers ...

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The Saugerties animal shelter is moving

Saugerties City Council is interested in working with the group working to build a new Saugerties Animal Sanctuary, Town Supervisor Fred Costello said during the regular city council. Wednesday, March 16 meeting. “We have made significant progress; they or they [a group of volunteers raising money to build a new shelter] raised about three-quarters to 80 percent of the money ...

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Animal center struggles to allay public concerns over out-of-state transfers

Tuesday, March 22, 2022 by Kali Bramble Animal Advisory Commissioners continue to question the transfer of animals from the shelter to partner shelters, but so far they are still awaiting answers. The conversation started last month, when commissioners issued a resolution to more closely monitor the transport of animals out of the county and out of state in a 7-2 ...

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Thousands of people and their dogs show up for Celebrity Paws in the Park

NORTH CHARLESTON, South Carolina (WCSC) — One of the biggest pet-friendly events took place Saturday at Riverfront Park in North Charleston — and it’s all about giving furry friends a forever home. Thousands of people have enjoyed Celebrity Paws in the Park with their four-legged friends. The event included dog dives, stage performances with Animal Planet celebrities, food trucks, music, ...

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Longtime animal shelter resident ‘Dylan’ needs a home

March 16, 2022By: Dwayne Page Dylan has been living at the DeKalb Animal Shelter for a long time. In fact, he’s been around longer than any other pet. And while Dylan is welcome there, he needs a forever home. Will you be that loving and caring family that offers him such a home? You can adopt Dylan this week. He ...

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Due to increased volume, Walker County, Georgia is considering combining animal control and animal shelter

Due to an increase in animal control calls and admissions to the Walker County Animal Shelter, the county commission is considering combining the animal control department with the shelter and adding new positions. “One of the challenges we have in Walker County with animal control is that our volume is increasing,” Chair Shannon Whitfield said at the county’s monthly meeting ...

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Former prison building proposed as animal shelter | News, Sports, Jobs

News Photo by Julie Riddle A map of a proposed animal control facility in the old Alpena County Jail building appears Thursday. ALPENA – With secure bedrooms, carpet-free floors and a yard with no public access, the former Alpena County Jail building would be an ideal new home for the Alpena County Animal Control Shelter, said Michelle Reid, County Animal ...

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St. Mary’s County Animal Resource and Adoption Center Director Named

LEONARDTOWN, MARYLAND – The commissioners appointed Theresa Marlowe, director of the new adoption and animal resource centre. Ms. Marlowe comes to the county from the City of New Carrollton Police Department with experience writing and implementing grant programs and successfully operated a kennel in Prince George’s County. Ms Marlowe will take up her duties on Monday 14 March 2022. Steve ...

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Woman breaks into animal control to get her dog back before it’s euthanized

Relaxing hazelnut. (Image courtesy of the Stewart family) OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – An Oklahoma City woman said she broke into the Oklahoma City Animal Welfare Building to retrieve her dog Hazel, who was hours away from being euthanized for being unsafe. Toya Stewart has been arrested and is now charged with breaking into the animal shelter after taking off with ...

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Cat thrown out of vehicle window at JC Animal Shelter | WJHL

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) – Workers at the Washington County, TN, animal shelter rescued a 3-year-old orange cat on Tuesday after a man and woman allegedly parked outside the building and threw her by the street. vehicle window. Man charged with animal torture after puppy’s paw was screwed to door frame Shelter manager Tammy Davis told News Channel 11 that ...

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Four dogs and a rooster seized in animal cruelty case in Nez Percé County, owners cited | Idaho

CULDESAC, ID – On Tuesday, February 22, 2022, Nez Perce County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to an address on George Grade after being alerted to an animal issue. According to NPCSO, upon arrival, deputies located 4 dogs and a rooster. MPs say when the animals were found they all appeared to be in very poor health, with no food and ...

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