Animal Shelter

COVID-19 leaves Wisconsin veterinary clinics catching up | Latest news

Overall, shelter pet adoptions in 2020 were the lowest they have been in five years, but the number of adoptions has also declined significantly over that time frame. The remaining pets were simply adopted faster, which explains the empty cages. Instead, vets say pet owners – new and existing – were simply paying more attention to their pets, finding lumps, ...

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Saratoga County Animal Shelter Hosts “Missing Dog Adoption Day”

BALLSTON SPA, NY (NEWS10) – The Saratoga County Animal Shelter hosted its “Missing Dog Adoption Day,” on Saturday, promoting rescues in an attempt to find forever homes for their 21 dogs. Pet Connection with Steve Caporizzo “I’m thrilled,” said Mary Pecunia, who adopted a 12-year-old husky at the event after having an immediate connection, “Instant. I knew he was mine. ...

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City of Vicksburg approves new animal shelter plan after years of debate – The Vicksburg Post

After years of debate and finding the right location, Vicksburg has a new animal shelter. The mayor’s and aldermen’s council on Friday approved a design for the shelter, which will be built at 4845 US Highway 61 South. This property and the existing building that will be used for the shelter were donated by the Ernest Thomas family for the ...

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Missouri Pet Home Groups Provide Shelter Until A Forever Home Is Found

Linda leicht | Special to News-Leader Alanna Livingston admits that after caring for Dexter for the first four months of her life, leaving him was difficult. Several families were interested in adopting the active black puppy, but one stood out. And when their vet assured Livingston that they would be a big family for Dexter, it made things a lot ...

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Confused San Mateo Halloween Decoration for Pet Tarantula

SAN MATEO, CA – Last month, a Peninsula Humane Society employee thought she was going to have to rescue a live tarantula from a rooftop in San Mateo. What she saw instead was an old Halloween decoration, and she “burst out laughing,” said Buffy Tarbox, communications manager for the Peninsula Humane Society and the SPCA, in a statement. interview with ...

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The Public Works Council releases a dog | New

The Board of Works returned a pit bull named Chaos to its owner on Tuesday morning following the resumption of a hearing that began at a special meeting last Friday. Works committee renews dog bite hearing at special meeting The incident occurred on August 17 in which Shelbyville Police Officer Curt Schuman responded to a welfare check at Sunset Park. ...

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Evanston’s new homeless house is getting closer to reality

Members of Evanston City Council last week showed strong support for a plan that would replace the current animal shelter with a new building, a milestone for the long-awaited project. At the September 27 city council meeting, a number of council members voted in favor of a plan with mid-level costs, on three pre-design proposals presented to make improvements to ...

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40 cats found living in dangerous conditions at North Bellmore home

News 12 Staff October 05, 2021, 2:44 AM Updated: October 05, 2021, 2:44 AM Dozens of cats have been found living in dirty and dangerous conditions at a home in North Bellmore. The Nassau Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals says 40 cats have been found inside the house. He says he helped remove around seven cats and ...

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FOTAS: Aiken shelter staff go the extra mile for homeless animals | Characteristics

Recently, an older dog was taken to the Aiken County Animal Shelter as an abandoned pet. We were told he loved his stuffed squirrel who failed to make it to the shelter with him. I spoke to a member of staff who helps with the kennels. Later that day I saw a cute little orange squirrel toy next to a ...

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Pets of the week: Two dozen black cats are available for adoption

JACKSON, MI – The Jackson County Animal Shelter, 3770 Spring Arbor Road, has many pets available for adoption. Here are a few. Flower is a 2 year old female Labrador retriever and black shepherd. Flower is fast and loves to run and be outdoors. She is friendly and seems to like most of her canine neighbors. However, Flower has yet ...

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