Tag Archives: animal shelter

Bulls Fundraiser, Hearing Loss Meeting Pet Adoption Week & More

Compiled by Jenny Bennett Bloomingdale’s Bulls Clay Shoot Fundraiser The Bloomingdale High School football team is hosting a clay shoot fundraiser on Saturday, March 5 starting at 9 a.m. Filming will take place at FishHawk Sporting Clays, located at 13505 Hobson Simmons Rd. in Lithie. The event includes 50 clay …

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The Pet Shop: Valentine’s Safety for Your Pets | Blog: The pet store

Triad Pet Events Get information, stories and more on The Pet Shop blog at www.greensboro.com/blogs. Send events to [email protected] Valentine’s Day Pet Adoption Special: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, through February 19, Burlington Animal Services, 221 Stone Quarry Road, Burlington. Adopt any …

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MSPCA and Northeast Animal Shelter Waive Small Animal Adoption Fees This Weekend

Local Will you make one of these bunnies your Valentine? MSPCA-Angell and Northeastern Animal Shelter are hosting a Valentine’s Day “adoptathon” with 100% fee waived for small animals for adoption. They encouraged customers to find their “lover” at the event. Small animals include rabbits, guinea pigs, birds, and other similar …

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Council discusses sale of pets in San Marcos

The San Marcos City Council voted to refer an item regarding the sale of cats and dogs in the city to the council’s newly created animal services committee at its Tuesday night meeting. Council held a discussion regarding amending Chapter 6 of the City of San Marcos Animal Code by …

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What to know about IACS, Petfinder and more

Whether you’re looking to add a new furry friend to your family or find a lost pet, Indianapolis Animal Care Services can help. Their services include adopting, rehoming animals, connecting lost animals with their owners, and handling reports of animal cruelty or neglect. The refuge is open daily from 10 …

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City recoups higher price for pet adoption | Local News

Those looking to adopt a dog from the Tullahoma Animal Shelter will soon have to dig deeper into their pockets to do so. At the Jan. 24 meeting of the Council of Mayor and Aldermen of Tullahoma, the council approved a measure to increase certain fees to better recover the …

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The San Diego Humane Society honors the late Betty White with a pet adoption challenge

SAN DIEGO — Dozens of pets are finding forever homes in honor of beloved late actress Betty White, who would have turned 100 on Monday. The San Diego Humane Society has issued a challenge to adopt 100 pets. “We definitely came looking for a husky and found one that we …

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Baldwin County Shelters Honor ‘Humanitarian’ Betty White by Lowering Pet Adoption Fees to 99 Cents

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) – Several Fairhope animal shelters are teaming up to honor late actress and animal advocate Betty White by lowering pet adoption fees to 99 cents starting Jan. 18. The animal shelters participating in this huge fee drop are Haven No-kill Shelter in Fairhope, City of Fairhope Animal …

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Chicago Animal Control Waives Pet Adoption Fees, Offers Gifts to Rescued Animals

CHICAGO — The city’s shelter is waiving adoption fees for animal rescuers — and offering freebies. Animal Care and Control waives adoption fees for people who rescue a dog, cat or other animal from the shelter. The agency will also send the animals home with gifts, including new collars, leashes, …

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Denver animal shelters facing challenges encourage pet adoption

Governor Jared Polis and First Gentleman Marlon Reis spoke about the challenges facing shelters and encouraging pet adoptions this holiday. DENVER — The holidays are usually a more relaxed season at the Denver Animal Shelter, but not this year. The influx of new animals coming to the shelter is “unprecedented”, …

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Matching Grants Provide Support for Marshall Pet Adoption Center Medical Room | News

Friends of Marshall Animals and Ken Shapen of Shapen Toyota of Marshall are both offering matching grants of $ 5,000 through the end of December to help support fundraising for a new medical room at the animal shelter. The campaign was started by Alera Waite, a 15-year-old FOMA volunteer and …

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Dozens of furry friends find new families after “MEGA Pet Adoption Event and Holiday Extravaganza” in Roanoke

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — On Saturday afternoon, nearly 40 furry friends from Southwest Virginia shelters were welcomed into forever homes after the “MEGA Pet Adoption Event and Holiday Extravaganza” at the Berglund Center. Organizers say 18 of the animals adopted on Saturday, Dec. 11, were from the Angels of Assisi, …

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Bastrop County Animal Shelter Offers Special Pet Adoption To Ease Crisis Level Capacity

Bastrop County Animal Shelter is running a $22 adoption special for any dog ​​or cat through December 31. Bastrop County Animal Services has been at crisis capacity more days than not this year, said Ashley Hermans, director of the organization. The county animal shelter has 84 kennels and as of …

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The Pet Shop: Lessons That My Pets Taught Me | Blog: The Pet Shop

Pet Events in the Triad Get information, stories and more from The Pet Shop blog at www.greensboro.com/blogs. Send events to [email protected] Empty the shelters: December 13-17, 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m., Rockingham County Animal Shelter, 250 Cherokee Camp Road, Reidsville. With the Bissell Pet Foundation. Minimum …

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Sip and Shop for the Woodinville Animal Adoption Center | Community

Still looking for Christmas gift ideas? Several local businesses are partnering with Homeward Pet Adoption Center for a Sip and Shop virtual fundraiser this month. “Every year we have a number of organizations, especially during the holidays, that come to us and tell us they want to fundraise for Homeward …

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Forming Families Forever at “MEGA Pet Adoption Event and Holiday Extravaganza” in Roanoke

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) – The biggest adoption event in the Roanoke Valley is just around the corner, so don’t miss your chance on Saturday afternoon to bring home a new best friend for the holiday season. year ! According to Angels of Assisi, the “MEGA Pet Adoption Event and Holiday …

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WATCH: Animal Services hosts annual pet adoption event

Hot Springs Animal Services officials are hoping their fourth annual home adoption event scheduled for Friday night will be as successful as the previous three, the shelter coordinator said on Wednesday. “It was amazing,” Michelle Stone said of the annual event. “Last year we adopted almost every one of them. …

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Animal Shelter Sells Pet Caricatures to Raise Money for Medical Fund | Pets

One of the Washington County / Johnson City Animal Shelter’s most successful fundraisers returns this holiday season, and shelter manager Tammy Davis is hoping they see another big year. “It turned out to be a very successful fundraiser last year so we thought we wanted to start over,” Davis said. …

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Animal Shelter Sells Pet Caricatures to Raise Money for Medical Fund |

JOHNSON CITY – One of the Washington County / Johnson City Animal Shelter’s most successful fundraisers returns this holiday season, and shelter manager Tammy Davis is hoping they see another great year. “It turned out to be a very successful fundraiser last year so we thought we wanted to start …

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County extends special pet adoption offer until December 4

Riverside County Animal Services is extending one of its most popular adoption specials until December 4. http://www.menifee247.com/2021/11/county-extends-pet-adoption-special-through-dec-4.html Riverside County Animal Services is extending one of its most popular adoption specials until December 4. The Black Saturday Special gives prospective adopters the chance to find their perfect pet for free all …

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Selling Sunset hosted a dog party in Season 4 Episode 5

In episode 5 of sell sunset Season 4, “Let Sleeping Dogs Lie”, we had the most epic episode for dog lovers! While we can watch real estate and drama, we’re also big fans of dogs. And given the number of dogs that seem to be part of the sell sunset …

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Kittens turn into cats at local shelters, as animal adoption boom wanes

By Anna Reinalda | November 17, 2021 After two record years for pet adoptions, cats and dogs are now aging in animal shelters across the country. It’s true for Montgomery’s beloved SAVE, a friend of homeless animals, in Skillman. “2021 will be our worst year on record,” said Heather Achenbach, …

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Huntsville Animal Services slashes pet adoption prices ahead of Thanksgiving

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) – If you’re looking to adopt or foster a furry friend this holiday season, Huntsville Animal Services (HAS) has a special offer for you! Adult pets can be adopted for as little as $10, although certain exclusions apply. According to HAS, adoptable puppies and kittens are also …

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Skaggs pleads guilty to stealing from pet adoption center | Crime and courts

A local woman pleaded guilty this week to stealing funds from a local non-profit organization over a three-year period. She was sentenced to five years of supervised probation. Lucretia Skaggs, 56, of Farmington, was charged in St. Francois County on June 20, 2019 with criminal theft – $ 25,000 or …

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‘Love a Pet’ Adoption Event Finds New Homes for Over 70 Cats

HERMANTOWN, MN – Subaru’s annual ‘Love a Pet’ adoption event has returned to the Miller Hill Subaru after being canceled last year due to COVID. This year the event was split into two separate days, starting with Caturday, where only cats were offered for adoption on Saturdays. Sunday will be …

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Elizabethtown ordinance bans stores from selling dogs and cats

The City of Elizabethtown has implemented a new Pet Stores Ordinance that aims to encourage people to consider adoption first, becoming the first town in Kentucky to do so. The Pets Ordinance prohibits retail stores from selling dogs or cats of any age in their stores. It also prohibits people …

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The Sesame Street Dodo Video Series on Pet Adoption

Sesame Street fans and animal lovers alike rejoiced when Elmo rescued a puppy this summer (if you missed the introduction of new Sesame Street member to the HBO Max special, prepare to faint to the tango hairy-faced), but the little red monster quickly learned the power of a pet bond …

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The Dodo Sesame Street video series on adopting pets

sesame street fans and animal lovers rejoiced when Elmo rescued a puppy this summer (if you missed the new Sesame Street member’s introduction on the HBO Max special, prepare to swoon over Tango at the furry face), but the little red monster quickly learned the power of a pet bond …

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‘Get Your Licks on Route 66’ pet adoption day kicks off in Van Nuys – Daily News

Locals arrive to adopt pets at the 13th Annual Get Your Licks on Route 66 on Saturday, September 4, 2021. A nationwide pet adoption tour has started in the East Valley Los Angeles Animal Services at Van Nuys. The tour aims to forever find pet homes in animal shelters as …

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Weekend features secret dinner, improv comedy, pet adoption event

What awaits you this weekend? A low-key shindig, spontaneous satire, and a collaborative effort to house furry friends. Here are more details on these and other festivities: White Augusta Dinner: Progressive Dinner Pop-Up Augusta and Garden City Jazz organize a unique and exclusive dining experience on Saturdays. Attendees will enjoy …

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Help KPRC 2 clean up the shelters with our annual pet adoption campaign!

HOUSTON – KPRC 2 is proud to once again join NBC and Telemundo’s Clear the Shelters initiative and to team up with Telemundo Houston and Houston-area animal shelters to host the seventh National Clear the Shelters National Pet Adoption Campaign from August 23 to September 19. Participating animal shelters in …

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Franklin County pet adoption event scheduled for Sunday

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – If you find yourself looking for a friend forever, the Franklin County Animal Shelter might have one waiting for you. The shelter will be hosting a pet adoption event on Sunday August 22 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Barkley Pet Market, located behind …

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Marshall Hosts Grand Opening of New Pet Adoption Center | News

A long-awaited day has finally arrived for the Marshall community with the grand opening of the new Marshall Pet Adoption Center, located in the new building at 2502 E Travis St. City officials met with a full house, with hundreds of community members gathered in the new building along with …

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El Paso Animal Services Hosts Free Pet Adoption Event Empty the Shelters

El Paso Animal Services is calling on residents to adopt a pet at an event in partnership with the Bissell Pet Foundation. The Empty the Shelters adoption event is free, as are all the services included in the adoption of a pet, such as a sterilization / sterilization procedure, a …

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Best Pet Adoption 2021 | San Antonio Humanitarian Society | Around the city

Winner: San Antonio Humane Society 4804 Fredericksburg Road (210) 226-7461 sahumane.org Adding a furry friend to the family is a big decision, and having expert help is invaluable. The main complex of the San Antonio Humane Society in Fredericksburg is airy, spacious, and has been designed with the welfare of …

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Clovis pet adoption center opens after 16 months

CLOVIS, Calif. (KGPE) – If you’re looking for company and a loyal friend, Miss Winkles is here for you. The pet adoption center in Clovis opened on Tuesday after 16 months of welcoming families by appointment only or relying on social media to promote furry friends. “On Saturday July 31, …

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Humane Society waives pet adoption fees to clean shelters

Dogs watched the parade of visitors on National Clear the Shelters Day at the San Diego County Animal Shelter. Photo by Chris Stone From Tuesday to Saturday, the San Diego Humane Society is waiving adoption fees for all adult animals, an initiative meant to help create space in the shelter …

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Kennewick PetSmart Hosts Pet Adoption Event

Tips for new pet parents and preparing your home for your furry family. July 26, 2021 11:07 AM Posted: July 26, 2021 11:07 AM PetSmart in Kennewick hosted its first adoption event since the start of the pandemic on Saturday, with animals at seven different shelters and rescues in Kennewick, …

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Pet adoption fee reduced to $ 5 as shelters fill up at RivCo

RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA – An increase in pounds at animal shelters in Riverside County has prompted the Department of Animal Services to lower adoption fees for the rest of the month in hopes of moving dogs and cats out of the cages towards the houses. “We loved watching so many …

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Riverside County Announces Low-Cost Pet Adoption Program – NBC Palm Springs – News, Weather, Traffic, Breaking News

An increase in pounds at animal shelters in Riverside County has prompted the Department of Animal Services to cut adoption fees for the rest of this month in hopes of moving dogs and cats out of cages and into kennels. houses. “We loved seeing so many pets being adopted during …

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Rtl today – Pet adoption: Luxembourg animal shelters prepare for massive return of dogs

Teleworking, confinement, lack of social contacts… so many apparently good reasons to adopt a dog and feel less alone. But after an adoption boom in Luxembourg during the pandemic, the other side of the coin is starting to appear. Over the past six months, the Luxembourg City municipality has registered …

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Kyle Busch raises awareness about pet adoption as he continues Nascar story

Kyle Busch will sport a special Toyota Camry Pedigree Foundation at the Nashville Superspeedway. Joe gibbs racing Seven adorable dogs for adoption will be featured on Kyle Busch’s Toyota Camry this weekend at Nashville Superspeedway thanks to the Pedigree Foundation. Busch, the all-time winning leader in the Nascar Xfinity Series, …

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With pet adoption at an all-time high in Massachusetts, 60 kittens arrive at southern shelters

If you are looking to adopt a cat in Massachusetts, MSPCA-Angell has a pet for you. Sixty new kittens arrived at the Northeast Animal Shelter in Salem and MSPCA-Cape Cod in Centerville on Tuesday from Chattanooga, Tennessee. The kittens are all around eight weeks old and healthy, according to MSPCA-Angell, …

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Friendship PLA reopens for in-person visits and pet adoption

ELYRIA, Ohio — Now that pandemic restrictions have been lifted, pet shelters across the state are reopening for in-person adoptions. What do you want to know Friendship Animal Protective League rescues pets with the goal of adopting spayed and neutered animals into homes It is the largest animal shelter in …

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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 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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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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Banfield Pet Hospital and Banfield Foundation enabled preventative care for millions of pets in 2020

VANCOUVER, Washington., February 22, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Banfield Pet Hospital® – the leading national provider of preventive veterinary medicine and part of the Mars Veterinary Health family – as well as its charitable arm, the Banfield Foundation®, published today 2020 impact reports detailing how they served millions of …

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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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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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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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Will the “smallest pet store” become “the smallest rescue shelter”?

PETA Asks Hasbro To Help Promote Adoption And Fight Cruel Pet Trade By Renaming Tiny Toys For immediate release:November 7, 2019 Contact:Megan Wiltsie 202-483-7382 Pawtucket, RI – As the holiday shopping season approaches, PETA Kids, PETA’s program for children 12 and under, sent a letter this morning asking Hasbro to …

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Ella, Shelter Hope Pet Shop Santa Clarita (VIDEO)

Chihuahua mix Ella may be six years old, but all she seems to want is to be held like a baby in the arms of someone who loves her. A tiny lady weighing just four pounds, Ella is never happier than when she is transported to Shelter Hope Pet Shop …

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Linus, Shelter Hope Pet Shop Santa Clarita (VIDEO)

A 4 year old terrier mix named Linus refuses to let his partially paralyzed hind legs slow him down, and is the best runner of all the dogs at Shelter Hope Pet Shop Santa Clarita. “He’s actually the fastest of the field here – he’s very tough,” said Dani Caouette, …

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Shelter Hope Pet Shop, partner of ‘KHTS Adopt A Pet’, celebrates 1,000 adoptions (VIDEO)

It was a historic day at Shelter Hope Pet Shop on Monday, as volunteers from partner “KHTS Adopt a Pet” gathered to celebrate 1,000 adoptions since the rescue first opened in 2015. A pair of 13-week-old kittens named Bear and Scout marked the rescue’s 999th and 1,000th adoptions by a …

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Kayla and puppies, Shelter Hope Pet Shop Santa Clarita (VIDEO)

Just one day after arriving at the shelter, 2-year-old Kayla gave birth to three puppies, risking herself and her newborns to be euthanized due to the extra care they needed. But volunteers from Shelter Hope Pet Shop Santa Clarita intervened immediately to save the life of the new family. Don’t …

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Why Pet Store Laws Affect You – American Kennel Club

Posted on: October 23, 2015 Most breeders don’t think they have much in common with pet stores. But many anti-breeder extremists already see you as one, and a slew of laws now appearing in dozens of communities across the country defines just about anyone who breeds or sells a dog …

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