Pet adoption

Pet adoption fees to be waived Saturday at the Humane League of Lancaster | Together

The Humane League of Lancaster County will host “Paws for a Cause” on Saturday, May 22, a no-cost pet adoption event. Adoption costs for all cats, dogs and critters will be covered by event sponsors Caliber Home Loans and the Claire Chivington team. Adoptions include Humane Pennsylvania’s 30-Day Adoption Health …

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Baltimore Humane Society encourages adoption of local pets

Baltimore Humane Society encourages adoption of local pets Updated: 8:32 a.m. EDT May 17, 2021 Hide transcription Show transcript FRIDAY AND NEXT WEEKEND. JENNIFER: IT’S TIME TO INTRODUCE YOURSELF TO A PET LOOKING FOR A GOOD HOME. JOINING US, KATE PIKA WITH THE BALTIMORE HUMANE SOCIETY. THANKS FOR JOIN US. …

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Vets Face Burnout Amid Pandemic Pet Adoption Boom: NPR

The pandemic peak in pet adoption has led to a boom in vet visits. Scott Simon of NPR talks to Hunter Finn, a veterinarian in Arlington, TX, about the pressure on exhausted vets. SCOTT SIMON, HOST: Many American households have welcomed new pets during this pandemic. You could see the …

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FOCCAS Hosts Event on Pet Adoption and Microchip | Lifestyles

Whether you already have a beloved pet or are looking for the right person to add one (or two) to your family, there is something for everyone at the FOCCAS ‘Love Changes Everything’ adoption event. And the $ 10 microchip clinic on May 22. The event will be held from …

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Roblox Virtual Pet Adoption Creators Launch Their Own Studio, Uplift Games

Join Gaming Leaders, Alongside GamesBeat and Facebook Gaming, For Their 2nd Annual GamesBeat & Facebook Gaming Summit | GamesBeat: Into the Metaverse 2 January 25-27, 2022. Learn more about the event. Adopt Me is the most popular game on the Roblox user-generated content platform. The creators of Adopt Me are …

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YWAC slashes animal adoption fees through Sunday as part of ‘Empty Shelters’

All adoptable pets at the shelter, except puppies, can be adopted for $25, and the BISSELL Pet Foundation (BPF) will sponsor the remainder of the adoption fee. Knoxville, Tenn. – The BISSELL Pet Foundation aims to “empty the shelters“ cutting adoption fees by $25 or less through Sunday at 200 …

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Pet adoption, food sales rise as birth rate drops

Birth rates fell for the sixth consecutive year to their lowest levels since 1979, according to the CDC. The number of births in the United States fell by 4% last year from 2019, double the average annual rate of decline of 2% since 2014, according to reports CNBC (May 5). …

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South Bay and Long Beach Area Pet Adoption Sites – Daily Breeze

Pet owners in all unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County and some participating cities in the county will receive reduced late fees if they renew pet licenses and also for new licenses. , April 15 to June 30, thanks to Los Angeles County. Department of Animal Care and Control. And …

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Pet adoption sites in the South Bay and Long Beach areas – Press Telegram

Pet owners in all unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County and certain participating cities in the county will receive reduced late fees if renewing pet licenses and also for new licenses , from April 15 to June 30, courtesy of Los Angeles County. Department of Animal Care and Control. And …

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Here’s how you can help the spcaLA during its April pet adoption and fundraising week – Daily Breeze

If you want to help pets get adopted, here’s your chance. The Los Angeles Chapter of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has partnered with a pet recruitment company for a week-long event to raise funds and help find permanent families dogs and other pets. The animal …

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Registration is now open for Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. (KOLO) — A local foundation is making it easier and cheaper for you to bring home a new furry family member. The Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days event allows Nevadans across the state to adopt a cat or dog for free from participating shelters or animal shelters, thanks …

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Pet adoption boom in the East End

If you love animals, you know the joy and companionship that a pet can bring. Step into COVID-19, and it’s no wonder the demand for adoptions and foster families has exploded. “We do about 200 dog adoptions per year. Last year we made almost 400, so in 2020 we doubled …

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Alejandro Davidovich Fokina launches Spanish pet adoption platform | ATP Tour

Alejandro Davidovich Fokina has turned his lifelong love for animals into a project to ensure that no pet in Spain is abandoned or abused. The Spaniard, ranked No. 56 in the FedEx ATP Rankings, took time out at the AnyTech365 Andalucia Open in Marbella to raise awareness of a growing …

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What to Know in the Hamptons: Pet Adoption and Placement

Are you looking for a four-legged companion? The demand for pets is at an all time high, and there are dogs and cats that need homes forever. Finding a pet these days takes patience, persistence (check websites daily for updates!), And a loving home. Check out this handy guide to …

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World’s Largest Pet Adoption Event in Houston

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be out of date. Please look at the timestamp on the story to see when it was last updated. HOUSTON (CW39) – The largest national cooperative pet adoption event in the world is happening here in Houston. Citizens …

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Senior Residents of Morningside to Host Pet Adoption Party | News Free

Seniors will team up with local shelters to help find “forever” homes for shelter animals at an adoption event in Branson. Morningside of Branson Meadows will be hosting a Pet Adoption Day with animals from the Shepherd of the Hills Humane Society and Taney County Animal Control. The pet adoption …

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Susan Mercer’s 15-year quest to educate about pet adoption in Japan

Pet ownership in Japan has exploded over the past decade, and it is now believed that the number of cats and dogs in Japan exceeds the number of children. That’s why you’ll likely find crowds cooing at the high-priced kittens and puppies in pet store windows across the country. According …

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Largest national pet adoption event in West Jordan, Layton

Posted: Apr 1, 2021 / 6:42 a.m. MDT / Update: Apr 1, 2021 / 6:42 a.m. MDT SOUTH SHIELDS, ENGLAND – JUNE 04: A dog enjoys ice cream with his owner as they take part in the Great North Dog Walk on June 4, 2017 in South Shields, England. Founded …

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Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Unveils New Pet Adoption Center

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla .– The Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League in West Palm Beach is growing to meet the needs of countless animals in Palm Beach County. Staff and volunteers celebrated the unveiling of the new Lesly S. Smith Pet Adoption Center on Monday. The 28,000 square foot facility …

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Waco Area News: Upcoming Pet Adoption Event | Local news

Saturday animal adoption event Texell Credit Union is organizing a pet adoption event, in coordination with the Humane Society of Central Texas, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 27, at the Texell branch at 1221 Hewitt Drive, Suite A, next to Bush’s Chicken. The Humane Society will …

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Action New Top 6: Homeward Bound Pet Adoption Center in Blackwood, New Jersey Has Pets Ready for a Home Forever

BLACKWOOD, New Jersey (WPVI) – Just off County House Road in Blackwood, New Jersey you’ll find Homeward Bound Pet Adoption Center. They survive on donations and contracts with various municipalities and function well thanks to their loving staff and nearly 75 volunteers. They have a foster program that is packed …

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Watermelon Mountain Ranch Attends Tour of Life Pet Adoption Event

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KRQE) – Watermelon Mountain Ranch is launching a week-long pet adoption event. The local animal rescue teamed up with Purina dog food and the North Shore Animal League for the Tour of Life 2021 adoption event. Monday, March 15 through Sunday, March 21, the adoption fee for long-term …

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Furkids Hosts “Tour For Life” Pet Adoption Event

CUMMING, GA – Furkids Animal Rescue has partnered with North Shore Animal League America for “Tour For Life,” a national pet adoption event that runs through Sunday. “Tour For Life 2021”, organized in partnership with Purina, is a week-long celebration at the Furkids refuge. Until Sunday, the adoption fee for …

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Broward and Miami-Dade Offer Online Visualization of Pet Adoption

Broward County Animal Care and Adoption offers a “virtual shelter,” where people can view the animals available online. Miami-Dade County has a similar system. José A. Iglesias [email protected] The pandemic has had a mental and physical impact on many people. Although they are not a cure, pets can help people …

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Pandemic sparks interest in pet adoption, but risks loom

Pass by a dog park in Brooklyn and chances are you’ll meet a few new pet owners. Jake Gofman and his fiancée adopted their puppy, Mishka, from Safe and Sound Satos in October. “She was like a second-wave pandemic puppy,” he said. Pet owners say their furry friends bring structure …

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PETA asks Disney to promote animal adoption message after Cruella trailer

Cruella de Vil and animal cruelty go hand in hand. That’s basically the whole schtick of the character. So it’s perhaps not too surprising that after the release of the first trailer for Cruel, the new live-action origin story of the 101 Dalmatians naughty animal rights organization PETA has something …

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BARCS encourages the adoption of pets with a special friend

BARCS encourages the adoption of pets with a special friend Update: February 14, 2021, 2:25 p.m. EST Hide transcription Show transcript JENNIFER: NOW IS THE TIME TO FIND A GOOD HOME FOR A PET WHO REALLY NEEDS A NEW FAMILY. WITH US THIS MORNING, ALEXA JONES FROM BARCS ANIMAL SHELTER. …

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My Furry Valentine, Greater Cincinnati’s Pet Adoption Event, Goes Virtual

Cincinnati’s biggest pet adoption event has gone virtual, and you can find a best friend to take home before Valentine’s Day. My Furry Valentine, usually hosted at the Sharonville Convention Center, started this weekend online, allowing residents of Greater Cincinnati to meet their furry best friend online. Organizers said there …

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COVID-19 pet adoption continues to rise as owners continue to isolate themselves

While COVID-19 has brought unspeakable misery to people around the world, for at least one dog in Sangamon County, it has brought incredible joy. Twain, a dog of uncertain pedigree, has found a home during the pandemic with Brigid Leahy of Athens. Leahy, who lives alone, has found Twain to …

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Humane Society of Pinellas Opens $4 Million Pet Adoption Center

CLEARWATER — As the bulldozer blade slammed into the first corner of the dilapidated Humane Society of Pinellas facility on Friday, CEO Jeff Voelpel pondered what was to come. The nonprofit is now beginning construction on a $4 million state-of-the-art animal adoption center, which will more than double the group’s …

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Cumberland County Gets Mobile Pet Adoption Van

Cumberland County Animal Services is ready to hit the road – literally – with a new mobile adoption van designed to encourage more shelter animal adoptions. The mobile adoption van makes it easier for people to adopt animals by getting them out of the shelter and into communities where they …

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Don’t Fall For These Pet Adoption Scams

Photo: VILevi (Shutterstock) Even under normal circumstances, people tend to feel lonely while on vacation, but bbuying a pet to fill an emotional void is particularly trending this year as we enter a holiday season as we experience a raging pandemic. Sadly, thousands of lonely Americans who search the internet …

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The 7 Best Pet Adoption Agencies of 2021

Our editors independently research, test and recommend the best products; you can read more about our review process here. We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links. There are so many reasons why you should add a new furry member to your family. Pets are good for …

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Nevada SPCA waives pet adoption fees on Black Friday

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) – Nevada SPCA kicks off the holidays with a special offer this Black Friday. The adoption fee on all pets will be waived on Friday, November 27. The nonprofit encourages community members to find their best friend during the holiday season. The one-day “Adopt Til You Drop” …

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Pet adoption booming amid pandemic – but workers accuse retailers of abuse | Retail business

As the coronavirus pandemic has led to an increase in demand for pets and pet supplies, workers at the two largest pet retailers in the United States, PetSmart and Petco, say their companies have denied risk premiums throughout the pandemic, cut staff and increased workloads to stay employed, while planning …

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Pet adoption disputes, scams on the rise during the pandemic

RICHMOND HILL, Ga. (WTOC) — A familiar breed with beautiful blue eyes is the dog Amy Peraldo fell in love with when she decided to adopt another dog earlier this year. She found “Milly” online through a rescue group. Ultimately, the heartwarming moment was the start of what Peraldo called …

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Houston’s New Pet Adoption Event Helps You Find a Four-Legged Friend for Free

During this lonely time of quarantine and working from home, pets have become an indispensable daily boost. With that in mind, a Houston-area organization is doing its part to help locals bring home a new furry friend. As part of the national Clean the shelters campaign, Harris County Pet will …

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New discounted pet adoption event helps Houstonians empty shelters

Texans who want to welcome a new furry friend into their home can show their hospitality and big hearts by being part of this weekend. Empty the shelters an event. As part of a national program, sponsored by the Bissell Pet Foundation, from July 10-12, the organization is working with …

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Kentucky Humane Society Announces Pet Adoption Changes

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – The Kentucky Humane Society will no longer have adoption facilities at Feeders Supply locations in the Louisville area. The organization will now centralize its adoptions at three key sites. You can adopt cats and dogs from KHS East Campus at 1000 Lyndon Lane, their Sam Swope …

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Pet Adoption League plans to move, feud with founder ends

South Huntingdon’s Pet Adoption League plans to move, ending a years-long feud between the animal shelter and its founder. The league has a 99-year lease that allows it to rent its current location for $1 a year to Barbara Flanigan, who founded the shelter about 30 years ago. His house …

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Tuesday Giving Pet Adoption and Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe Fundraising Day | South of Lake Tahoe

LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — The Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe is hosting a special puppy adoption day on May 5 to coincide with the annual Giving Tuesday fundraiser. “Little Rays of Sunshine” brings two litters with a total of 11 puppies, as well as one of the moms, to the public …

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Coronavirus Boosts Increase in Pet Adoption and Adoption

Emily Bates needed some kind of balm for her growing sense of dread. His solution: adopt a terrier mix named Frankie. Heidi Torres needed a coronavirus distraction for her three children – bored, worried and home from school. His answer: welcome Benny, a mix of spaniels who had just been …

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Pet adoption, fostering resources during the coronavirus crisis

Many organizations support foster families and adoptions. Among them: Petfinder.com: A good starting point in the process, with answers to common questions and lists of shelters based on your location. LA Animal Services (City of Los Angeles): Currently needs assistance with medium and large adult dogs and cats. Visit the …

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SpcaLA pet adoption centers in Hawthorne and Long Beach are accepting donation deposits

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be out of date. Please look at the timestamp on the story to see when it was last updated. The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals of Los Angeles pet adoption centers in Long Beach and …

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Pet adoption during coronavirus: shelters and rescue groups are adapting

Raleigh Many animal shelters across the country have seen a surge in adoptions in recent weeks as people scramble to add new companions to help them through COVID-19 stay-at-home orders. But there are still plenty of cats and dogs available for adoption in the Triangle, and plenty of obstacles facing …

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A lot of things have come to a halt because of the coronavirus. Adopting pets is not one of them.

Local “We didn’t know what was going to happen. Every day things change.” These bulldog brothers were adopted from the Animal Rescue League of Boston last summer. Matthew J. Lee Not going to the dog park? Consider these tips for keeping your pet happy and healthy near you. How to …

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Coronavirus orders lead to overcrowded shelters and a pet adoption deal

through: Whitney BurneyChrista Ferguson Job : March 19, 2020 / 1:40 p.m. EDT / Update: March 19, 2020 / 7:28 p.m. EDT OLIVE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — As the Centers for Disaster Control and Prevention says there’s no evidence that cats and dogs can spread the coronavirus, the impact of …

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New Pet Adoption Center Opens at Wilton Mall

WILTON, NY (NEWS10) – There’s a new place to shop at Wilton Mall. HOPE Pet Adoption and Education Center is unlike any pet store you have ever seen. He epitomizes the phrase “adopt, don’t buy”. Its opening completes the loop of Wendy Mongillo’s journey. “The funny thing is that about …

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How To Write Better Pet Adoption Ads

About 1.5 million dogs and cats are euthanized in shelters each year because they weren’t adopted or had health issues that worried potential owners. Agencies often use “Adopt, Don’t Shop!” »Campaigns to encourage people to adopt or donate in shelters, but their effectiveness may be limited. How can adoption agencies …

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Donation helps Peewee’s Pet Adoption open animal hospital

An animal lover’s donation after his death will now help sick animals in Corpus Christi for years to come. Peewee’s Pet Adoption World & Sanctuary received a full donation of $100,000 to cover the costs of the new animal hospital, which opened on Tuesday. The donation came from the estate …

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Is adopting pets becoming a lucrative business? – NBC Connecticut

Darwin Robinson adopted his gold lab Carly four years ago, something he did out of love. But Robinson soon found himself experiencing first-hand the painful side of what state records indicate is an estimated multi-million dollar industry. “Shame on them, they do it for the money. They don’t do it …

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