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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Nettle Meadow cheeses get top nods at Global Cheese Awards

LAKE OF LUZERNES — Nettle Meadow Farm & Cheese FactoryKunik cheese from . was named one of the top 20 cheeses in the world last week at the World Cheese Champion Contest, a biannual event held in Wisconsin with contestants and judges from around the world. After tasting nearly 3,000 cheeses in 120 categories, as well as other dairy products ...

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The rise of TikTok in animal abuse

Within seconds, a clip of a woman petting a cat to the beat of Queen’s classic Bohemian Rhapsody went from touching moment to apparent abuse. The individual, who The Sun chose not to name, aggressively slapped his cat across the face and body as the petrified animal bared its teeth and cowered in pain. 8 The individual aggressively slapped his ...

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Animal Adoptions, Roller Skates, and March Madness: Your March To-Do List for the Round Rock, Pflugerville, and Hutto Area

From improving your roller skating technique to meeting adoptable animals, there’s plenty to do in March and April in the Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto area. 8 March Learn about the history of the state of Texas Round Rock Preservation and the City’s Department of Planning and Development Services are partnering to offer a lunch and learning event on the ...

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Madras HC bans livestock grazing inside forests | Chennai News

CHENNAI: The Madras High Court has banned cattle grazing in forest areas in Tamil Nadu and ordered the state government to ban herders from grazing their cattle in forest areas. A divisional bench of Judge V Bharathidasan and Judge N Sathish Kumar passed the order on a PIL offered by G Thirumurugan of Ramanathapuram on Friday. According to the petitioner, ...

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Casper Animal Medical Center sees success in first months of water therapy

CASPER, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) – In October, an anonymous donor gave Casper Animal Medical Center a water-powered treadmill. Since then, many dogs have reaped the benefits of the therapy. “Lots of awesome success stories which is why I love doing this so much, but we’ve had a few dogs that have back issues and don’t use their hind legs ...

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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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Six rare Indian animals and where to find them

World Wildlife Day is celebrated on March 3 every year with the aim of raising awareness and educating people about the importance of flora and fauna on Earth. It is dedicated to raising awareness of wildlife conservation and ensuring a sustainable ecosystem. Wildlife conservation, after all, is integral to maintaining harmonious coexistence. READ ALSO : World Wildlife Day 2022: theme, ...

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Mountain. the governor comes under fire with a cougar

Republican Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte is once again drawing fire in some circles for a hunting trip, this time involving a perfectly legal outing that resulted in the death of a collared cougar outside Yellowstone National Park . Quoting in part from anonymous sources, The Washington Post first reported that Gianforte shot and killed the puma which was being guarded ...

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Mesa County Animal Services helps reduce neutering costs at local veterinarians

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KJCT) – Mesa County Animal Services is working with eleven participating local veterinarians to provide spaying and neutering vouchers to pet owners. This is thanks to a generous grant from the Animal Assistance Foundation and will reduce costs to $25 per animal. The only requirement is proof of current rabies vaccination. The program runs from March 1 ...

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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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Delhi’s Asola Shrine will soon open a 4km ‘Peacock Trail’ for visitors | Latest Delhi News

Visitors to the Asola Bhatti Wildlife Sanctuary (ABWS) will soon be able to take part in a 4km ‘peacock trail’ that winds through an area of ​​the sanctuary, which has been rejuvenated with native species of trees and bushes and sees a fair amount of peacock activity. The trail is being developed by the Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS), in ...

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Enid man charged with beating puppies to death with hammer | Local News

ENID, Okla. – An Enid man has been arrested on six animal cruelty complaints after police say he beat six puppies to death with a hammer ‘to get them out of their misery’. On Saturday, officers from the Enid Police Department arrested Joshua Alexander Henry, 31. At approximately 3:30 p.m. Saturday, EPD officers responded to a residence in the 3100 ...

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The new Williamson County Animal Center building

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Williamson County Animal Center has a new home! WCAC Director Ondrea Johnson joins Nickelle Smith in the News 2 studio to discuss what the new center includes. Johnson says the new facility was necessary due to an increase in population in Williamson County that affected several different settlements and entities. “Our old facility was built ...

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Report notes that Krabloonik’s breaches of commitments must be corrected

Krabloonik sled dogs wait in the Snowmass yard on Tuesday, March 23, 2021. (Kelsey Brunner/The Aspen Times) In the opinion of Seth Sachson, a member of Krabloonik’s Best Practices Review Committee, the operators of Krabloonik Dog Sledding have “neglected to fulfill the majority of their promises” established in the Best Practices Plan attached to their to rent with the town ...

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Mustangs to the Rescue holds annual emergency animal rescue training

Cheers and screams drifted from a corral in southeast Bend on Sunday afternoon as groups took part in a drill during a technical training session on large animal emergency rescue. The annual training at Mustangs to the Rescue was attended by 14 cadets from the Oregon Youth Challenge, seven members of the Pet Evacuation Team, two people from the Howard ...

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Young bunnies are looking for a forever home, from Watford Animal Rescue Center

Good morning! I am Beauty and this is my sister Belle. We are cute six week old girls looking for a new home to jump into! We were brought to the National Animal Welfare Trust a few weeks ago because our owner had too many rabbits. As we are still very young and finding our way in life, everything is ...

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Palm Valley Animal Society Animals of the Week

Landon is ready to be someone’s forever love. He’s just too nice to be here at the shelter. If we had one word to describe this handsome boy, it would be loyal. It will stick to you like glue and never let you go. Please visit him today at our Andrews center or ask him how you can take him ...

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The reward goes up to $6,000 in a dog abuse case. The Foundation pays tribute to a dead animal in another case of abuse.

Authorities have been investigating several high-profile dog abuse cases in South Jersey in recent months. In an incident late last year, the animal died of abuse and a foundation was set up in his honor. In one of the most recent cases, involving a Chihuahua stuffed into a bag and dumped near train tracks last weekend, a reward for information ...

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Ex-Union County bear makes new ‘friends’ in Colorado | News

Love is in the “bear” of Colorado. Just ask Dillan, the valley’s famous Asiatic black bear, who has now found a girlfriend at the Wild Animal Sanctuary in Colorado since moving from Pennsylvania nearly two years ago. Dillan was removed from Union County Sportsmen’s Club, Millmont, in early 2020 after PETA officials launched a nearly two-year campaign for the release ...

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Smithtown Adoptable Pet of the Week: Leo

SMITHTOWN, NY – Leo, a 10-month-old male Labrador Retriever, is Smithtown Animal Shelter’s Pet of the Week. And it’s as soft as it gets, according to the shelter. “Leo is playful, friendly, funny and he loves kisses!” wrote the shelter. “He can be shy at times and has some separation anxiety, but the right home with a loving owner can ...

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Shelter picks up four more Krabloonik dogs, bringing the pack to eight | News

Aspen Animal Shelter Executive Director Seth Sachson is just happy to see more dogs at the sanctuary, waiting for their retirement home. They seem healthy — and happy, Sachson noted. On January 26, Krabloonik owner Dan Phillips handed over four now-retired 9-year-old sled dogs: Aries, Mayhem, Orion and Emerald. They are all yet to be adopted, but their pack grew ...

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Spokane Humane Society donates $250,000 to Riverfront Dog Park

Spokane Humane Society donates $250,000 to Riverfront Dog Park Fundraising for Complete Dog Park is underway Parks and Recreation: 311 or 509.755.2489 Wednesday, February 23, 2022 at 10:13 a.m. SPOKANE – The Spokane Humane Society (SHS) has donated $250,000 towards the construction of a dog run in the heart of Riverfront Park at the Forestry Shelter. The gift comes to ...

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JC Animal Shelter’s ‘TNR’ Program Aims to Slow Feral Cat Population Growth

JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (WIBW) – More than 80 Geary County feral cats are no longer able to reproduce but remain an asset to the community. In February 2021, Junction City Animal Shelter manager Vanessa Gray approached the Junction City Commissioners to start a “Trap, Neuter and Release” program to help slow the growth of the feral cat population. Feral cats ...

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Durham Wildlife Sanctuary is trying to rebuild after being ravaged by the recent wave of storms

Managers at an animal shelter are trying to rebuild their ward, after being battered and bruised in the recent series of storms. Roofs were torn off animal shelters at Gerry’s Forever Home Sanctuary in Country Durham by high winds during Storm Arwen. Natalie Marino, 51, and Russell Herdman, 50, who run the service, worked to rebuild the structures, only to ...

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Last roundup? Rodeo arrives in LA amid possible ban – NBC Los Angeles

The Professional Bull Riders Tour returns to Los Angeles this week for what animal rights activists hope will be the last time, pending a possible city ban on tools used in rodeos that have yet to receive the final approval. Tuesday night’s event at the Crypto.com Arena comes nearly a year after the Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously to ...

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Nocona Mardi Gras Dog Parade Supports Local Shelter

NOCONA (KFDX/KJTL) – It’s that time of year again when, unknowingly, you might think you’re in New Orleans as soon as you turn onto Clay Street in downtown Nocona. “It’s total chaos and it’s exactly what we planned,” said Nocona Chamber of Commerce president Mitzi Fenoglio. As you can tell by Mayor Robert Fenoglio and the Crayfish Crew, they are ...

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Shooter wanted for animal cruelty in Orangeburg County, South Carolina

Three dogs in South Carolina have been rescued after being seriously injured in separate shootings since the start of 2022, according to the Orangeburg County Animal Control and Shelter. Fred, Marshall and Sampson all survived the shooting, Orangeburg County Animal Control & Shelter said in a news release. Although the dogs were injured in separate incidents, it’s unclear if the ...

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Fees Waived at Alexandria Animal Welfare League Adoption Event | WDVM25 and DCW50

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WDVM) – The Alexandria Animal Welfare League is hosting an adoption event to place their greatest furry friends into loving homes. Over a dozen dogs are available for adoption at the event. Get the latest news, weather and sports by downloading the WDVM app “Our goal this weekend is to help over a dozen of our biggest puppies ...

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WITH VIDEO: Removal of animals is a last option, but sometimes necessary, says officer | News, Sports, Jobs

News Photo by Julie Riddle Bev Smith Thursday holds a photo of one of 42 cats removed from her Alpena County home last year. ALPENA – Bev Smith cried the day animal control took her cats away. “I fed them, I loved them and I thought that was enough,” the Maple Ridge Township woman said Thursday, in a home free ...

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A trap dropping workshop will be held in Great Falls

GREAT FALLS – Every year animals are stuck in traps in the state of Montana; Footloose Montana will be hosting a Trap Release Workshop at the Maclean-Animal Adoption Center in Great Falls on Saturday, February 19, 2022. Footloose Montana Board member Clare Beelman explained: “People get their dogs trapped on a regular basis, you probably remember back in November there ...

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Wanted: A 500-pound black bear that has broken into nearly 30 California homes

By Sara Smart, CNN A new neighbor has moved into a California town and is causing concern. For months now, a 500 pound black bear wandered the streets of the Tahoe Keys area in South Lake Tahoe, about 100 miles east of Sacramento. In the space of seven months, the animal caused extensive damage to 33 properties and broke into ...

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The little-known tradition of bullfighting lives on in a village in the United Arab Emirates

Al-Qurayyah (United Arab Emirates) (AFP) – Far from the gleaming skyscrapers of Dubai and the famous camel races, a bullfight is underway in the emirate of Fujairah, where the tradition lives on unbeknownst to most of the United Arab Emirates. “Watch them fight!” a commentator shouts into a microphone as the first cattle battle of the day kicks off, sending ...

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🌱 Horry County Burn Ban + Grand Strand Humane looking for a house

happy Fridaythe people of Great Strand! Kathy Mandel here with the latest edition of the Myrtle Beach daily. Let’s take a look at our weekend weather forecast: Friday: A little rain in the morning. High: 69 Low: 42. Saturday: Cooler with sun. Top: 58 Bottom: 39. Congratulations to our main local sponsors: Looking to sell or buy in Myrtle Beach? ...

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Smithtown Adoptable Pet of the Week: Blaze

SMITHTOWN, NY – Blaze, a 9-year-old male, was named Smithtown Animal Shelter’s Pet of the Week. He was rescued by Smithtown animal control officers who found him abandoned and left in a cage at Blydenburger Park, according to the Smithtown Animal Shelter. Despite this, he remained loving and affectionate. “Blaze loves playing with toys, kissing and eating lots of food!” ...

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5 Dogs At Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary Looking For A Forever Home

The sanctuary welcomes up to 500 animals each year and has found new homes for 27,000 animals since opening over 50 years ago. If you think you would be able to relocate any of them go to the Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary website for more details. You can also sponsor one of their animals or donate to the vital work of ...

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Etihad Cargo protects animals with new policy

Etihad Cargo has launched a ‘Forever Home’ policy to support the non-profit transport of animals at risk. The new policy allows the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates to consider requests from animal rescue and welfare organizations in good faith. Martin Drew, Senior Vice President Sales and Cargo, Etihad Aviation Group, said: “Forever Home reflects Etihad Cargo’s desire to ...

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Animal Advisory Board Debates Citywide Microchipping Mandate

Wednesday February 16th, 2022 by Kali Bramble Members of the Austin Animal Advisory Board clashed last Monday with a proposal that would mandate the use of microchips for all pet owners in the city. As a result of a study by volunteer researchers at UT Austin, the commission’s microchip task force encouraged recommendation of the terms of reference to city ...

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Everett Animal Shelter seeks foster homes for older dogs

Forward a plea from the Everett Animal Shelter that points to a need for foster homes for dogs that are older or recovering from medical needs or who may be in pain and have special needs. Take a look and help if you can. It’s Trista. Now recovering in foster care. Photo credit: Everett Animal Sanctuary. We need foster homes ...

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After the trenches, the solar fences, the railway barricades, the barbed wire and the anti-bee fences… Now the steel wires to prevent the jumbos from wandering away from the forests

bangalore: Whether it is elephant trenches, solar powered fences, railroad track barricades, chili-tobacco rope fences, barbed wire, bee fences, wild elephants have always thwarted all methods tried by the Forest Department to keep them inside reserve forests, national parks and wildlife sanctuaries. Elephants continued to stray into human habitats and over the years human-elephant conflicts have only increased, causing death ...

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Miranda Lambert donates $20,000 to Shelter Pets in honor of Valentine’s Day

It’s no secret that one of Miranda Lambert’s greatest loves in life is her furry friends! The country superstar is an active advocate for animal shelters and volunteer work. This Valentine’s Day, she’s donating $20,000 to share her gratitude to those who spend their time caring for and loving the animals that need it most. As a thank you, ...

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Animal Control Officer – ​Full Time

Position:​​Animal control officerPost status: Full-timedepartment:​Animal servicesWage scale: $30,015.20 – $42,410.69Opening date:​February 14, 2022Closing Date:​February 28, 2022 Job Description:An employee in this classification performs duties associated with the enforcement of animal control regulations. The job is to receive and respond to citizen requests for animal control service, including the capture and containment of stray, sick, troublesome, unlicensed, or apparently dangerous animals. ...

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Meet Stella Mae! | WATD 95.9 FM

—WATD 95.9 News & Talk Radio, South Shore Massachusetts Thanks to our auditor Geni for putting us in touch with an organization new to us called Animal Rescue Connection. Animal Rescue Konnection also works with people who need to rehom their dogs, shelters and animal control officers. Their specialty is working with more difficult to place dogs, those with behavioral ...

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Ark Animal Sanctuary – Week of February 16, 2022

Lorraine Monfils, special Comté cheese • February 13, 2022 Last month we received many phone calls from cats needing help. One of these cats is Nick, who lived outside in sub-zero temperatures. He was fed by a very nice person who really cared about him. Last month we received many phone calls from cats needing help. One of these cats ...

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EU verifies meat controls in Uruguay and France

Two audits by the European Commission’s health and safety body focused on meat controls in Uruguay and France. The audit reports have been published recently. DG Health’s virtual audit in Uruguay in June 2021 focused on beef and sheep meat for export to Europe. A previous audit in 2016 highlighted shortcomings related to Salmonella testing of beef in shipments sent ...

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Soapy Joe’s Hosts World’s First Pet Parade Through Car Wash and Adoption Event | Animals/Pets

Soapy Joe’s, San Diego’s beloved family car wash, is celebrating the launch of its new Magic Ceramic topcoat this Valentine’s Day by showing love to the San Diego community and their pets with the first Parade of Pets to the World through a car wash on Saturday February 2, 12 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Soapy Joe’s on ...

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The Charleston Animal Society rescues over 200 animals in South Carolina | 103.5 WEZL

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – Crews from the Charleston Animal Society are rescuing more than 200 animals statewide. The organization’s Disaster Response Team responded to Pickens County on Thursday morning to help rescue 166 dogs living in inhumane conditions. “With the collaborative support network that our No Kill South Carolina initiative has built, the goal is to help in situations like ...

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‘Bel-Air’ premieres on Peacock – The Washington Post

Love and weather forecast (Netflix) Burgeoning office romance blossoms in this Korean workplace rom-com series set in a weather services center. twenty five twenty one (Netflix) A young Korean fencer tries to achieve her sporting goals and meets a hardworking — and previously temperamental — young man along the way. Attenborough’s World Adventure (BBC America at 8) The latest series ...

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Rethinking the way New York buys food

New York’s existing food procurement policies require municipalities and local institutions such as schools and hospitals to contract with the lowest responsible bidder. This model tends to direct companies to anyone who can mass-produce products in the fastest and cheapest way possible, regardless of the consequences. But a new bill would change that. The Good Food Purchasing program, sponsored by ...

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‘Do 100% better:’ Dozens of felines taken to the animal center on the road to recovery | News

There has been a flurry of activity at the Blount County Animal Center in recent weeks since animal control brought in 61 cats, many of them in poor condition, from a self-proclaimed rescue organization. Two of the sickest cats died instantly and three others had to be euthanized as they were deemed too far away to be saved. One had ...

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Montgomery County Commissioners Express Concern Over Admission to Animal Shelters

The pandemic and other challenges have strained the resources available at the Montgomery County Animal Shelter. (Jishnu Nair/Community Impact Journal) Editor’s Note: This story has been updated to include December admission records from Montgomery County Animal Services During a Feb. 8 commissioners’ court session, Montgomery County commissioners received a briefing from county animal shelter director Aaron Johnson about difficulties with ...

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Pets of the Week: Petey and Coral – Duluth News Tribune

petey is a very sweet and energetic guy who is looking for an active home to help deplete his energy. Even though he is 2 years old, he acts more like a puppy and will need some work on his basic manners. Petey loves to run around playing with all kinds of toys and he loves to walk around. To ...

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QCA woman charged with animal neglect case

A muscatine woman was charged on Wednesday with multiple cases of animal neglect. A court proceeding took place in Muscatine County Court on Tuesday, Feb. 8 regarding 28 dogs and a cat who were rescued Jan. 9 from an RV on a rural property in Muscatine County. According to a press release: The court ordered that the request for a ...

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Kurt Zouma: West Ham United defender filmed cat kicking and slapping

In a video first published by the Sun newspaper on Monday, Zouma is filmed apparently throwing shoes at a cat in what appears to be a private residence, slapping it in the face, chasing it around the room and giving it handcuffs. kicks on the ground. Laughter can be heard in the background of the footage. CNN has not independently ...

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Local Bank Helps Animal Shelter Adopt Dogs | Local News

Madisonville’s Independence Bank donated $3,000 to the Hopkins County Humane Society to help pay for the cost of adopting a dog in December. In January, Buffie Brown and Cheri McNary, both Independence Bank employees, presented two checks to the animal shelter. The employees raised $1,500 and the bank matched their funds. “Employees donate money from their paychecks every month to ...

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Dania Beach builds non-profit enclosures to protect wild monkeys

DANIA BEACH, Florida. – A monkey named Spok will be the first to pilot an enclosure at a Dania Beach sanctuary currently under construction. The Dania Beach Vervet Project builds the sanctuary to save the monkeys from poachers and urban dangers Spotting wild monkeys in and around the mangroves of Dania Beach is both enchanting and familiar to those who ...

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Betty White Honored Through Humanitarian Partnership with Louisville Marriott Downtown, Kentucky Humane Society

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – The Louisville Marriott Downtown announced its partnership with the Kentucky Humane Society on Monday. The Marriot of Louisville is donating excess linens to provide warm bedding for animals at the shelter, according to the statement. For every meal purchased, Porch Kitchen & Bar, the hotel restaurant will also provide a meal to a local shelter animal. ...

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This Valentine’s Day, love the wine you’re with at these laid-back bars

DON’T WANT to make dinner reservations for an ostentatious soiree this Valentine’s Day? Step into wine bars: Wine-focused venues are more laid back, less crowded and offer the advantage of spontaneity. We’ve uncorked some of the best new wine bars and old favourites, along with some pro tips to improve your experience. Less pressure, more wine! Stella’s wine bar by ...

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NJ Pets in Need: February 7, 2022

40 NJ Pets in Need: February 7, 2022 For those who wish to help homeless animals but are unable to adopt one, there are a number of other ways to help. In reality, not everyone can adopt. People who live in apartments or developments that have no-pet policies fall into this category, as do people with allergies or disabilities that ...

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County urges residents to spay pets during Spaying and Neutering Awareness Month

Hays County urges all residents to help control pet overpopulation by spaying and neutering their pets as the San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter faces capacity issues. The county’s efforts to prevent pet overpopulation come as the Court of Commissioners approved a proclamation recognizing February 2022 as Sterilization/Spay/Neuter Awareness Month, which coincides with World Sterilization Day, launched on 22 February 1995. ...

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Days of bullying roosters at a North Carolina animal shelter are over after a heroic soul adopts him

‘We sent him to his new home with an anger management recommendation’: Rooster Cluck Norris is adopted from North Carolina animal shelter after sheriff’s office begs someone to adopt the bird aggressive Notorious rooster Cluck Norris was finally adopted from a North Carolina animal shelter after a plea from the sheriff’s office for someone to take the bird in The ...

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Petition for No Kill Animal Shelter in Santa Clarita gains traction online

A petition calling for a no-kill animal sanctuary in Santa Clarita has garnered thousands of signatures online. The campaign, created by Jordan Roberts on the Move On website, an online petitions site, has gained traction over the past three weeks as it calls on Santa Clarita City Council members to consider building an animal shelter without killing. “Santa Clarita has ...

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Pymatuning Deer Park forced to relocate endangered species | News

JAMESTOWN – Pymatuning Deer Park will remove endangered species and a bear that has been a longtime attraction to settle a lawsuit brought by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and the Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF). Animal rights agencies had claimed that animals protected under the Endangered Species Act had suffered abuse in the park. PETA said ...

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Envigo blames COVID-19 for dozens of disturbing animal welfare violations

CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) – Envigo, Cumberland County’s troubled dog breeding and research facility blames COVID-19 for its multiple animal welfare violations. Their response comes as Virginia lawmakers pursue bills to crack down on Envigo. Click here to subscribe to our email alerts on the latest news Eight of the 11 bills aimed at strengthening the supervision of the establishment ...

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Union County Animal Control offers advice on protecting animals during winter storms

UNION CO., Ky. (WFIE) – Extreme cold can be hard on anyone outside, including animals. Union County Animal Control officials offer guidance on protecting your pets and livestock. Union County Animal Control Director Kathy Baird says it’s important to be kind to your animals during weather events like the one currently hitting the tri-state because they depend on you. It’s ...

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Valley animal sanctuary will remain in local hands

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) – The owners of the Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Center (SVASC) met Thursday, Feb. 3 to talk about the inner workings of the shelter. SVASC is operated by Waynesboro, Staunton, and Augusta County, but Waynesboro currently serves as the fiscal agent. Waynesboro submitted a request for proposals (RFP) in November to find someone to take on the ...

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Blackpool Animal Sanctuary can stay open after securing funding for another year

At the start of the year, Hugo’s Animal Sanctuary was about to close and was almost forced to euthanize some of its animals as it was rapidly running out of money. Today, the sanctuary has managed to raise enough funds to stay open for at least another year. “The public support has been phenomenal and not only can we stay ...

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Betty White inspires donations to Maury County Animal Shelter

Even in death, famed actress Betty White makes a difference. White, known for her roles on hit TV series ‘The Golden Girls’ and ‘The Mary Tyler Moore Show,’ died peacefully in her sleep on New Year’s Eve. A passionate animal welfare activist, White would have celebrated her 100th birthday on January 17. Following her passing, the #BettyWhiteChallenge swept across social ...

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Please take care of this bear: Paddington inspires animal sanctuary in Bolivia

BUENOS AIRES, Feb 2 (Reuters) – In the deepest and darkest Andean valleys of Bolivia (not Peru this time), a “Paddington” bear has inspired a refuge for nearly a thousand wild animals saved from poachers. The Andean type of bear (Tremarctos ornatus), the only one native to South America, is the inspiration behind the fictional beloved Paddington Bear, who travels ...

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Souris Valley Animal Shelter Unveils New Mural | News, Sports, Jobs

Andrea Johnson/DND Max Patzner stands in front of the mural he created at Souris Valley Animal Shelter. The artwork was commissioned and sponsored by First Western Bank & Trust. People who adopt new pets from the shelter will have their picture taken in front of Patzner’s mural. Patzner also enjoyed petting one of the puppies available for ...

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A strong arctic cold front is expected to bring temperatures below freezing

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The National Weather Service is forecasting a strong arctic cold front for Corpus Christi starting Wednesday evening, lasting several days. Corpus Christi will likely experience back-to-back hard freezes Friday morning and Saturday morning. Wind chill advisories and warnings may be issued. Wind chill values ​​are forecast at 13° Friday morning and 17° Saturday morning. Preparations began ...

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The rescue dog that helped save a man’s life needs a forever home

DENVER (KDVR) — A Capitol Hill woman says an alert from her foster dog helped her save a man’s life. Allison, who does not want to give her last name, said she has just started encouraging Haze, a rescue dog. She said that at the end of last week, Haze in many ways came to the rescue. The 22-year-old said ...

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Adopt Nico the Doberman and you will have the best Valentine’s Day this Valentine’s Day

Job : January 31, 2022 / 4:53 p.m. PST / Update: January 31, 2022 / 4:53 p.m. PST Valley Animal Center has a Valentine’s Day promotion! $90 for long-term adult dogs (promotion excludes puppies) and $50 for long-term adult cats (promotion excludes kittens). The promotion starts on February 1 and ends on February 14. Nico, a 6-year-old Doberman, is a ...

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January 31 – Chatham County to Host Virtual Public Animal Services Pledge Meeting | Local governments and politics

January 31, 2022 – Chatham County Animal Services will host a virtual public engagement meeting to educate and update residents on current services and gather feedback for strategic direction. Chatham County Animal Services enforces county animal control ordinances and operates the county’s open-admission animal shelter. Animal services officers respond to many complaints, including nuisance complaints, neglect, bite reports, and stray ...

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Mating season for coyotes amplifies howls in San Antonio’s urban wildlife soundtrack

On a recent weeknight, just before dusk, a dozen dog owners at Alamo Heights Bark Park on the wooded edge of Olmos Basin were treated to the sound of a howling chorus of coyotes during mating season. . It’s a surprising but almost normal addition to the urban soundtrack at this time of year, depending on where you live. The ...

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January 27, 2022, RC Letters to the Editor

Thank you for donations to the Douglas County Animal Shelter Editor: We would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to our wonderful Carson Valley residents for their generous donations in support of the Douglas County Animal Shelter on January 17th. The donations were collected as part of the National Betty White Challenge, an event created to help commemorate the ...

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🌱 Candler Hotel Wedding Gift + Lunar New Year + $20 Million Help

Hello, people of Atlanta! It’s me again, Kathy Cioffi, your host for the Atlanta Daily. First, today’s weather forecast: Sunny without precipitation, humidity at 37% and winds at 21 km/h. High: 56 Low: 31. 🏡 Are you a local real estate agent? Let us help you generate leads, grow your brand in Atlanta, and set yourself apart from the competition. ...

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What Steps Benzie County Animal Control Could Take To Become Self-Sufficient

BEULAH — At a committee meeting Jan. 25, members of the Benzie County Board of Commissioners suggested that the Benzie County Animal Control mileage rate should cover the full cost of operation. Proposed voting language for mileage was presented to the committee by county administrator Katie Zeits and animal control officer Kyle Mauer. The suggested mileage rate was 0.1 mils ...

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New land and animal therapy – the sky’s the limit for The Owl Sanctuary

An ANIMAL sanctuary is called to grow. The Owl Sanctuary has acquired 3.75 acres of land on Walney Island, ensuring rescue operations will continue for years to come. Acquiring the land means the sanctuary will have a whole new set of aviaries allowing them to save more animals. Paul Rose, owner of The Owl Sanctuary, is excited about the future ...

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Pet Project 2022: These cats, dogs and rabbits are available for adoption from shelters in Massachusetts on January 28

To note: While most shelters have closed to the public, many are still meeting potential adopters through dating. Please visit the shelter’s website or call for information on adopting or promoting an animal at this time. Through Pet Project, MassLive features pets available for adoption at rescue organization shelters across Massachusetts. With the participation of the shelters listed below, many ...

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Mysterious animal found in Pennsylvania escapes from shelter by chewing open window, keepers ‘stunned’

A mystery animal that baffled experts in Pennsylvania has escaped from a wildlife rescue by chewing through a window. The creature was found “cold and shivering” by Christina Eyth near her home in Adams County. He was later cared for by local animal shelter Wildlife Works, but experts were unable to determine his species. They think it must be either ...

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🌱 Friday parking ban + Woonsocket YMCA whalers are doing a great job!

Hello people of Woonsocket, and happy national blueberry pancake day! Sylvia here with the latest Woonsocket Daily. the the parking ban starts at 7 p.m. Also Woonsocket YMCA Whalers Youth Swim Team is having a great season. Finally, the Bernon Mills Front Street Redevelopment Project is one step closer to spring starting. First, today’s weather forecast: Cloudy with a few ...

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Zoo enrichment could go further

Social enrichment is about allowing individuals to experience natural social groups and choose with whom they interact. The image shows Asian Pied Starlings. 1 credit Zoos and aquariums could improve the lives of a wider range of animals, new research suggests. The use of “environmental enrichment” (providing animals with stimulating environments) has become increasingly common in zoos and aquariums in ...

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Report offers recommendations for improvement at Sumter County Animal Shelter

A recent assessment of the Sumter County Animal Shelter by a national animal welfare organization offers a plan to improve the shelter’s operations, reduce its population and preserve its no-slaughter status. A report analyzing the flaws and offering recommendations from the Best Friends Animal Society was presented to the stewards on Tuesday evening. At a workshop meeting next month, commissioners ...

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Paws To Care: Bossier City Animal Control | Legs to heal

SHREVEPORT, La. – It’s Wednesday and it’s time to Legs to heal for our four-legged friends. This week we present to you City of Bossier Animal Control and discover how we can make a big difference in the life of a four-legged friend. If you are interested in adopting, here are some of the agencies across ArkLaTex that you may ...

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Kashmir wildlife authorities on guard as human-wildlife conflict rocks cities

Residents attempt to hunt a wild bear that had entered a residential area in Pulwama town, south Kashmir, in April 2021. Photo: Umer Mehraj On June 4, 2021, a leopard abducted a four-year-old girl from the lawns of her home and then mauled her to death at a nearby nursery. The body of the little girl was found after two ...

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Exotic animal horror show must shut down: auction managers shown terrorizing and abusing wildlife

PETA Video Footage Reveals Wallaby, Coatimundi and Other Animals Being Manhandled For immediate release:January 25, 2022 Contact:Nicole Meyer 202-483-7382 Shelby, North Carolina – A PETA Eyewitness Investigation in Shelby’s Alternative Livestock Auction at the Cleveland County Agriculture Livestock Exchange shows vulnerable species of animals – including wild animals native to other countries – being physically abused, manhandled and tormented by ...

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Destination PSP Owner Jeffrey Bernstein Candidate for Palm Springs City Council

Jeffrey Bernstein will run for the Palm Springs City Council District 2 seat in the upcoming November election. Bernstein announced his candidacy on Monday. He is a longtime resident of the city and owner/founder of Destination PSP, a retail store in downtown Palm Springs that first launched in 2012. Bernstein’s campaign team touted his business track record when announcing his ...

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Trenton Animals Rock ‘steps down’ over contract line with Mayor Reed Gusciora – Trentonian

TRENTON – Trenton Animals Rock is back. More than a month after its executive director reversed his decision to step down, the animal rights group no longer operates the Trenton Animal Shelter. The nonprofit said it was forced out Monday after Mayor Reed Gusciora’s administration informed it at the last minute that the state had rejected a recent contract offer ...

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wildlife sanctuaries continue a success story | Outside

The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) recommends having open permits to hunt bear at three of its managed bear sanctuaries. The Pisgah and Panthertown/Bonas Defeat Bear shrines are in and border Transylvania County. The reason behind the recommendation was at the request of the US Forest Service to try to reduce human/bear interactions on Forest Service lands and adjacent ...

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