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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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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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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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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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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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🌱 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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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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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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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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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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Pets of the Week: Enzo, Fenway and Sassy – Duluth News Tribune

Enzo is a sweet young Flemish Giant Rabbit. It will reach around 13 pounds. He loves attention, likes to play and has a fun personality. Flemish Giants need a large area to run around in, and they are an indoor rabbit. In his foster home, Enzo likes to solve puzzles, lie by the window, explore and, of course, get lots ...

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Tennessee Animal Groups Benefit from the Betty White Challenge

MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Donations were made to animal welfare groups Jan. 17 in honor of actress and animal advocate Betty White, support that local organization leaders say comes at a time when the needs are great. COVID-19 precautions have weighed on regular fundraising and adoption events, and shelters are seeing high demand. “Our expenses are going up and donations ...

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Harbour-Egmont Highlights: In honor of Betty White, donate to animal rescue organizations on January 17

January 17 would have been Betty White’s 100th birthday Thank you to everyone who joined in the search for little Sakinaw cub. There are amazing humans on our coast protecting and saving wildlife 24/7 who conducted the research. Sad to know that our area is still a hotspot for animal abuse – for years. I know this from having served ...

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CHHS rescues dogs from suspected puppy mill in Kentucky

Alabama. Florida. Georgia. Mississippi. Caroline from the south. Tennessee. And throughout North Carolina, from the mountains to the Outer Banks. What do all these places have in common? The Cashiers-Highlands Humane Society Animal Rescue Team is here to help save lives. Last week, CHHS added state No. 8 to its rescue map when Executive Director David Stroud made the 12-hour ...

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Special rescues help sick owners find their pets’ next home

Who will take your pet when you die? The question often does not have an easy answer, especially for sick or elderly people who are moving to home nursing or assisted living. During the pandemic, specialist rescue, advocacy and adoption services run by volunteers try to fill the void, one animal at a time. Leaders of the small movement said ...

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Betty White Challenge urges fans to honor late animal rights star’s 100th birthday activism

Fans of late comedy icon Betty White plan to celebrate what would have been her 100th birthday by organizing mass donations to a cause close to her heart. “The Betty White Challenge” went viral on social media after an account suggested celebrating the life of the late actress and animal rights activist by donating to animal rescues in her honor ...

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Tracks is a year-old American Bully mix ready for a new home

Tracks is an American Bully mix and ready for a patient and loving household. Tracks is ready for a patient and loving home and can be adopted by the South Bend Animal Resource Center. It is a mixture of one year old American Bully, up to date of its vaccines, microchipped and sterilized. Tracks was found last May in a ...

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Pamplin Media Group – Rescue of animals devastated by the pandemic

Lack of funds and overcrowding are just a few of the issues organizations face, but there are ways to help Shannon Shafer, founder of The Orphan Cat Rescue of Oregon, is lucky if she sleeps more than four hours at night. Shafer, like many small animal rescue owners, works full time in addition to delivering his rescue in Dundee. Sometimes ...

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NJ Considering ‘Bond or Forfeiture’ Law for Animal Cruelty Cases

TRENTON – Those accused of animal cruelty may be required to pay bond to cover costs incurred by a shelter to care for animals taken into custody while a criminal case is pending, under a draft law approved by an Assembly committee on Monday. It is unclear whether the bill – S4058 / A6099 – will be passed by the ...

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Lancaster Farm Sanctuary helps remove 300 farm animals from stockpiling conditions in Perry County | News

Organizations in Lancaster County and elsewhere have removed hundreds of animals from stacking conditions on a farm in Perry County, a representative from the Lancaster Farm Sanctuary said. Over the course of two weeks, organizations including Lancaster Farm Sanctuary have transported around 300 animals to hospitals and are working to provide them with medical care, food, water and temporary shelter, ...

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Here’s how you can help tornado victims – 89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Communities are scrambling to assess the damage after one of the worst tornadoes in state history swept through western Kentucky on December 11. The state has announced that 76 Kentuckians have been confirmed dead. Tthousands of Kentuckians remain without electricity and many are homeless. As search and rescue efforts continue in affected counties, here is how you can help: Categories: ...

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Saugerties Sanctuary provides home for rescued animals and education for visitors – Daily Freeman

SAUGERTIES, NY – For over 20 years, Kathy Stevens and her team at Catskill Animal Sanctuary have let love and compassion guide their work to save farm animals in need. Stevens, the founder and executive director, said the sanctuary started on property borrowed from Kerhonkson and focused on a handful of farm animal species. Over the past two decades, however, ...

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BARCS needs your help to replenish its emergency medical fund – CBS Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) – The Baltimore Animal Rescue & Care Shelter is soliciting donations from the public for his Franky Fund almost sold out, which pays for emergency care for more than 800 animals in need of care each year. In the past 30 days, the fund ran out as 72 animals required emergency medical attention, BARCS said. That need grew ...

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Angel Ridge Animal Rescue seeks money and volunteers | Help assistants

With dogs in need of expensive medical treatment and cats in need of socialization, Angel Ridge Animal Rescue turns to the community for support. “We are fully funded by private donations,” said Executive Director Nancy Shannon. Angel Ridge is an animal shelter located at 390 Old Hickory Ridge Road in the Township of Chartiers. “Since our creation, we have always ...

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VIDEO: Kells songwriter releases new charity single to support “The Voiceless”

Posted: Mon Nov 22, 2021, 2:53 PM Last update: Mon Nov 22, 2021, 3:56 PM Kells songwriter Pearse Halpin has written and released a new song to give something back to animal charities and rescue centers who work tirelessly throughout the year to care for unwanted and abused animals. Pearse is hoping the power of social media, TV and radio ...

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Pet Project 2021: animals available for adoption in Massachusetts on November 11

To note: While most shelters have closed their doors to the public, many still meet potential adopters on dates. Please visit the shelter’s website or call for information on adopting or placing an animal at this time. Through Pet Project, MassLive is showcasing pets available for adoption at rescue organizations’ shelters across Massachusetts. With the participation of the shelters listed ...

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‘Phenomenal’ number of road fatalities in South Australia prompts drivers to slow down

A massive increase in road accidents this spring litter South Australia’s highways, with a wildlife rescuer who found 13 wombats and 10 kangaroos dead on a single Murraylands road. Key points: Spring typically sees an increase in the number of road fatalities as animals move more to seek mate Rains can often bring animals onto the road where they drink ...

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An animal sanctuary in Jeddah that’s more than just a pet project

DJ Kennels, which was established in Jeddah in 2017, is an animal shelter that is home to abandoned pets and even rescued wild animals. Residents of this mini animal park include dogs, cats, rabbits, owls, hyenas, and even a lion. For many of the city’s animal lovers, DJ Kennels provides the perfect opportunity for some much-needed animal therapy, especially after ...

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One-eyed rescue dog reacts with joy after learning she is being adopted

An animal rescue center worker captured the joyful moment when a disabled dog, who survived a puppy mill, learned she was adopted. Joe Kay, who works as a Dog Adoption Coordinator, helping to save, train and welcome dogs, shared the emotional clip on TikTok under Handful of Dog Adoption where it was viewed 1.1 million of times. Images can be ...

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9-year-old girl opens barkery for dog treats to raise funds for local animal shelter

Caroline Wetherington, a 9-year-old girl in Chesapeake, Va., Opened “Caroline’s Barkery,” a bakery selling dog toys and treats to raise money for a local animal shelter. “I make homemade dog treats and toys and donate all the money I collect to the SPCA (Virginia Beach),” she wrote in a recent Instagram Publish. “Last year I raised $ 946. My goal ...

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Halloween puts “enormous pressure” on veterinary clinics and rescue centers

Animal welfare is a major concern around Halloween, said Senator Pippa Hackett, as she urges people to be aware of the distress caused by flashing lights and loud noises. “Firecrackers and firecrackers are very disturbing for dogs, cats, horses, donkeys and other animals,” said the Minister of State at the Ministry of Agriculture. “I would advise pet owners to keep ...

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New Simcoe County Animal Rescue Group Seeking Support For Their Cause

BARRIE, ONT. – A new animal rescue group has organized a fundraiser in Orillia to raise awareness for their cause. The Koda Amigos, an animal care group based in Simcoe County, were outside the two Pet Valu sites on Sunday and allowed residents to meet some of the animals for adoption. The group rescues dogs and cats from overcrowded rural ...

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Donna De Paola | Obituaries

Donna Ray De Paola May 17, 1940 – 22 October 2021 Donna Ray (Norris) De Paola, 81, died on Friday 22 October 2021 at her home in Effingham. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at Bauer Funeral Home in Effingham with interment at Arborcrest Memorial Park. Visitations will be held from 12:00 ...

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Petaluma leads nationwide campaign to draw attention to the plight of senior dogs

For the third year in a row, Lily’s Legacy Senior Dog Sanctuary, a Petaluma-based nonprofit rescue organization dedicated to saving large breed senior dogs in California, will partner with senior dog rescue organizations across in the United States to present Saving Senior Dogs The Week. From October 25 to 31, the week-long national social media campaign, founded by Alice Mayn, ...

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COVID puppies: after an increase in adoptions, the animals go in peak

The Pope Memorial Humane Society in Dover has playgroups for their animals. Survivor’s Paws Animal Rescue in Lebanon has always had a full plate. Owner Shelley Andrews has been rescuing dogs and finding “forever” homes for them for over 30 years. The majority of the dogs were rescued from slaughter shelters in the south – Texas, South Carolina and Louisiana ...

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Iowa’s animal welfare laws are sorely lacking

A cat named Tommy sits in a chair at Animal Welfare Friends in Monticello in 2016 (Rebecca F. Miller / The Gazette) Iowa’s animal welfare laws aren’t just too weak, they’re often not enforced. Fines under state animal neglect law are “small, rare and may go unpaid,” Iowa Capital Dispatch investigative reporter Clark Kauffman recently reported as part of the ...

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Spike in demand is straining Stratford-area large animal rescue

Breadcrumb Links New Local News The founder of a large animal rescue near Stratford says her non-profit, volunteer-run sanctuary has reached physical, emotional and financial limits since demand for her service skyrocketed during the pandemic. Author of the article: Chris Montanini Release date : October 19, 2021 • 12 minutes ago • 3 minutes to read • Join the conversation ...

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Utahns and Salt Lake County Animal Services Help Animals Ravaged by Hurricane Ida in New Orleans

SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah (ABC4) – The Utahns lend a hand in Louisiana to the regions hardest hit by Hurricane Ida. Salt Lake County Animal Services (SLCoAS) traveled to New Orleans to answer animal control calls, provide care for shelter animals, and help reunite lost animals with their owners. “Salt Lake County is honored to help the people and pets ...

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Maryville Animal Rescue Masquerade Ball Fundraising Event This Friday

Some MAARC puppies Maryville Alcoa Animal Rescue Center (MAARC) Logo You are invited to the masked ball The No-Kill Maryville Alcoa Animal Rescue Center (MAARC) event is expected to be the largest yet for the 100% volunteer organization. Maintaining a No Kill initiative is a community effort, and the Knoxville / Maryville area business community has come together firmly behind ...

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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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Cricket Hollow Zoo owners convicted in contempt of court and sent to jail

A Delaware County judge fined the owners of a controversial roadside zoo near Manchester $ 70,000 and sentenced them to 140 days in prison. The ruling, released at the end of September, likely ends the latest of several cases involving Cricket Hollow Zoo near Manchester dating back to 2014. The judge’s ruling came a day after the Iowa Supreme Court ...

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Northwest Indiana Communities Consider Ordinance To Ban Pet Puppy And Kitten Stores | Local News

Anyone who violates the order is liable to a fine of no more than $ 500 for each violation, or $ 500 per day for a continuing violation, the order says. “We’re more or less just saying, ‘We don’t really want it in town,'” Starkey said. “Again, one of the fears was that if they get kicked out of Illinois, ...

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Springfield Elementary Students Read Shelter Dog Books … To Real Shelter Dogs

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) – OK, that’s a little weird. But it was very cute. Education literally went to the dogs Thursday at Westport Elementary School in Springfield when first, second and third graders read books about shelter dogs to a pair of real dogs from CARE Animal Rescue. CARE stands for Castaway Animals Rescue Effort and the non-profit no-kill shelter ...

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Licenses introduced for animal rescue centers in Scotland –

SCOTLAND became the first country in the UK to introduce compulsory licensing for animal rescue centers as a ‘positive step’ for welfare – but challenges have been identified in ensuring the proper training of animal welfare workers. inspectors. The regulation, which came into force on September 1, requires rescue centers and sanctuaries with five or more equines to request authorization ...

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Custom Stone Interiors KDUZ Pet Patrol – September 24

Each week, we’ll bring you some of the most adorable and adoptable pets available at our partner shelters in central and southern Minnesota. Join us live at 8:20 am on Friday mornings as we bring them to you live on the all new 1260 and 965, Classic Hits KDUZ, presented weekly by Custom Stone Interiors of St. Cloud. ************************************************** ************************************************** ...

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New York’s runaway bull has finally been captured

Anyone remember Barnie the Bull? It seems Barnie didn’t feel a trip to the slaughterhouse, so the 1,500-pound bull escaped from a farm in Manorville one morning in mid-July. area, as authorities and animal rescue groups rushed to locate him. Police were forced to close part of the Sunrise Highway for about 20 minutes, as they desperately tried to lock ...

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Imagine Furever Ranch opens in Shawnee as a shelter for senior dogs – how you can visit, volunteer

Older dogs rest quietly at a small ranch in North Shawnee. After celebrating a grand opening at the end of August, Imagine Furever Ranch has already become the home of over half a dozen dogs. In fact, co-founders Kathryn Lask and Todd Mitchell say they’re accepting a constant stream of new surrenders and relocated senior dogs as part of their ...

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“You keep Fluffy. We don’t want Fluffy. LA County Animal Shelters Try New Approach | Pets

LOS ANGELES – Ulysses Sandoval desperately wanted to save his dog. Chia needed surgery to remove a large stone from her bladder, but Sandoval had lost her job during the COVID-19 pandemic. He had sought help from family members and was willing to take out a loan and sell his car to get the $ 2,200. Frantically calling for rescue ...

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Vegan bed, breakfast on the horizon for the Brothers Rescue Farm

BROTHERS – What started as a literal dream overnight has turned into Amnesty Freedom Farm where farm animals can be rehabilitated and saved with a forever home in Brethren. Megan Scott, co-owner of Amnesty Freedom Farm, recalled that she had a dream that inspired the creation of the farm. “One day I had a weird dream about my family farm ...

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Alpine lion, tiger and bear sanctuary needs a name for a new turtle – NBC 7 San Diego

Alpine’s Lions Tigers & Bears Exotic Animal Rescue is calling on children and animal enthusiasts in the San Diego area to choose the name of their very first rescue: a 100-pound sulcata turtle. The turtle is now calling the sanctuary home, but it still needs another familiar solace: a name. Thus, the animal sanctuary hosts a small name “shell-ection”. To ...

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Delhi to get its first wildlife rescue park

Delhi will have its first wildlife rescue center in Rajokri next month, officials said on Monday. “The facility was set up on 1.24 acres of land in Rajokri, New Delhi district, where a monkey rescue center was abandoned. We turned it into a wildlife rescue center. It will be launched during Wildlife Week, ”a forestry department official said. There were ...

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WCC welcome day returns to campus

A student speaks with representatives of the WCC’s Advanced Technology and Public Service Careers Division on the occasion of Welcome Back Day. by RUBY GOEditor-in-chief The sun was shining, the wind was blowing and the bees were buzzing. Music – from The Who to Katy Perry – echoed through the speakers. Some people have met face to face for the ...

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Rabbits and ducks killed in animal rescue center

File photo of rabbits for adoption at the SPCA. Photo / Babiche Martens Police and the SPCA are investigating what has been called the “brutal slaughter” of 11 rabbits and ducks at an animal shelter in Dairy Flat, Auckland. Pixies Animal Rescue founder Charmain Wolmarans said the rescued animals were killed overnight after a break-in, leaving staff and animals in ...

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Salem Animal Shelter Gets Big Donation + City Manager Contract

Hello, neighbors! Jason Claffey here with a brand new issue of Salem Daily. The Salem Animal Rescue League celebrated a big donation of cat food, while the Salem Farmers Market is looking for volunteers. Also, Managing Director Chris Dillon got a new contract. And if you are one of those looking for a new job, Reflex tuning recruiting near Londonderry. ...

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Chemainus Wildlife Sanctuary founder health issues force merger with Duncan facility – Vancouver Island Free Daily

Rescue And Sanctuary for Threatened Animals from Chemainus will merge with A Home For Hooves Farm Sanctuary in Duncan due to the ill health of the founder of RASTA. Lucie Cerny made the announcement on RASTA’s Facebook page. “I am deeply saddened to share that I have serious personal health issues that prevent me from continuing in the capacity that ...

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

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

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Tickets on sale, masquerade fundraiser for animal rescue | New

About half of the tickets sold for a masked ball in October and will be one of the largest fundraisers this year for the Maryville / Alcoa Animal Rescue Center, according to Lisa Breazeale, a volunteer and a member of the centre’s board of directors. . Breazeale said the center has partnered with the Maryville Animal Shelter, a subdivision of ...

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Joint effort helps save 10-week-old Arizona kitten from pipe

item Rescue of kittens in Safford, Arizona. Photos of Cheryl Christensen SAFFORD, Arizona. – A 10 week old kitten was rescued from Safford Friday night it was a team effort of several hours to get the little kitten to safety. Cheryl Christensen with the Arizona Desert Cat Rescue & Sanctuary said the kitten had fallen into a broken pipe in ...

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Texas SPCA relocates Mississippi homeless cats displaced by Hurricane Ida – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The Texas SPCA is helping save animal lives before what is expected to be devastating Hurricane Ida. The animal welfare organization transferred 32 ownerless cats from the Humane Society of South Mississippi in anticipation of the impending arrival of Hurricane Ida on Saturday, August 28. READ MORE: “It was happening to us directly”: some Louisianans are heading ...

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Triple H Horse Rescue hosts annual Flots with Goats fundraiser

Animal Rescue in Mandan hosted a fundraiser today to support their efforts to save animals in need. “I think the rescue is something that needs to be done more. I think animals deserve a chance to lead happier lives and the rescue gives them that opportunity, ”said Kaitlyn Beyer, Mandan. For the third year in a row, The Triple H ...

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Dog shelters are packed as new adoptees choose puppies over older, bigger dogs

With everyone spending more time at home due to Covid-19, animal shelters around the island saw a slight increase in pet adoptions as people sought companionship. However, many choose to house a puppy or small breed of dog rather than adopting larger, more mature – and therefore calmer and less demanding dog breeds. The Association for Abandoned Animals (AAA) and ...

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Pet owners find help with shelter and supplies

Many evacuees who fled the Boulder 2700 Fire and Finley Point area on Saturday evening and Sunday arrived at the Red Cross shelter at Linderman Elementary School in Polson with their pets. Lynette Duford of Life Savers Animal Rescue (LSAR) had set up an animal rescue aid site early Sunday morning. “When we got here almost all of the vehicles ...

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Increased number of pets abandoned by owners – Country Life

FEEDING TIME: Linda and Chloe Smith, of York, feed the rescued nanny goat and her two children at the Wetheriggs Animal Center, Greta Bridge The WETHERIGGS Animal Rescue and Conservation Center has seen an increase in the number of large animals that have been abandoned, especially goats.The latest to receive sanctuary is a Saanen goat and her two children who ...

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Pets adopted during the pandemic are mostly staying in their new homes

SOUTH DAYTONA – Inside the Daytona rink, Benjamin, 2, walked the rink with what looked like a small bottle of champagne in his mouth. “Guess I’m going to have to buy him one now,” Allison Comport said of the squeaky toy with the words “Dog Perignonn Champagne” her English Bulldog had taken a liking to. The lovable pup was returned ...

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Mount. Juliet Building Remains Animal Rescue Site | Community

Another Wilson County animal rescue group will be relocating to the former Old Friends Senior Dog Sanctuary facility at Mt. Juliet to pursue her own mission of animal welfare. True Rescue, a non-profit group, works in Lebanon under the direction of Executive Director Amy Simcik. The group recently purchased the Old Friends building on Lebanon Road from Michael and Zina ...

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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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Ind. Family that started animal rescue finds missing dog 8 years after animal went missing

Family that launched animal rescue finds missing dog 8 years after animal went missing Fort Wayne Animal Care and Control / Facebook Two women from Indiana thank modern technology for helping them find their beloved dog eight years after she went missing. Cara Seiler and Kailey Kuntz first adopted Kemo, a Blue American Bulldog / Pitbull mix, as a puppy. ...

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SCVNews.com | Opinion / Comment: Marcia Mayeda looks back on 20 years with LA County Animal Care & Control

Twenty Years in Review – The first in a series Marcia Mayeda, director of the Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control. A few years ago, I was browsing the works of art from my childhood and the projects that I had saved. As I recalled the paintings, stories and sculptures, I noticed that every element was about ...

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Coal Mountain Animal Rescue seeks donations for a sick dog

July 15 — Coal Mountain Animal Rescue is seeking donations to cover emergency surgery for a 7 month old dog rescued from a shelter. Angela Kapusnick, founder of the county foster home rescue, said on Monday that Bailey, a mix of Catahoula and boxers, had recently been rescued from a Texas Kill Shelter and was in good shape until recently. ...

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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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Several female pet business owners share similar stories of trial and error and sexual harassment by Illinois Agriculture Inspector Jose Guillen

CHICAGO (CBS) –Illinois State Inspector Jose Guillen was caught on camera groping a dog day care owner in Bucktown, and he was fired after our report of the incidents was released last month. Since we broke the story, several other female business owners have filed similar complaints of sexual abuse during their inspections. READ MORE: Weather in Chicago: Showers forecast ...

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Make it Muscatine: it takes an animal rescue and resource village

MUSCATINE, Iowa – An animal lover her entire life, Meagan Koehler has always been dedicated to helping pets. Previously, Koehler served on the board of directors of PAWS & More Animal Shelter in Washington and as the fundraising director of a regional foster care rescue and saw firsthand how the family of hospitality helps animals find a home forever. Wanting ...

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Animal Rescue in Middletown Helps Transport Big Dogs and Cats from Texas

MIDDLETOWN – Imagine seeing 84 crates of cats and dogs unloaded on the tarmac at a New Jersey airport. The dogs are so exhausted that they are silent. The cats are huddled at the bottom of their tiny crates. Two hundred and forty-two pets were transported from a crowded shelter in El Paso, Texas, to 14 animal rescue groups across ...

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

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

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