Month: May 2021

In need of emergency help for flooded Khayelitsha pet shelter – SAPeople

Mdzananda cold dog. Photos provided The homeless dog shelter at a veterinary clinic in Khayelitsha was flooded during last week’s rain storm. Mdzananda Veterinary Clinic reports that her organization is in desperate need of help. Homeless dogs had to be…

Root Cause: Khayelitsha Pet Shelter Seeks Public ‘Monetary’ Help to Repair Flood Damage

The animals had to seek shelter amid last week’s torrential rain in Cape Town An animal shelter in Khayelitsha needs help after being damaged by flooding. The modernization of the shelter will cost just under 100,000 Rand. The organization said…

Thieves return to seek animal rescue hiding place at volunteer home

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – At just 7 weeks old, Henry the kitten struggled to live. He was born with a damaged right paw. “We took him to the vet to see if anything could be done and our vet…

Raccoon River Pet Rescue Hosts COVID Delayed Ribbon Cut

Although a year has passed since the Raccoon River Pet Rescue (RRPR) began rescuing pets and adopting them into good homes, the novel global coronavirus pandemic has prevented an official ribbon cutting until until today. The RRPR has placed some…

What I’m Supposed To Do: Green Bay Animal Rescue Grows With Founder’s Dream Of Saving Cats With Special Needs | WFRV Local 5

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – A day given to Safe Haven Pet Sanctuary, customers can walk and play with the resident cats of the shelter. All cats are adoptable. They are also all a little different. “I just wanted to…

Judy’s Pet Rescue by Judy Sarullo says animal shelters still need foster and foster parents one year since pandemic began – Central Florida News

A recent UF study found that the percentage of dogs and cats adopted from shelters during the pandemic increased significantly from the previous year. But Pet Rescue by Judy Owner Judy Sarullo says that although her staff found homes for…

Pet Connections: Central Coast Social Media Group Helps With Adoptions From Pet Shelters | Races & Stoppers | San Luis Obispo

In 2020, individuals across the state took a leap of faith and adopted furry companions to help them endure the ebb and flow of pandemic life. Colorado State University researchers released a report in November 2020 that found bonding with…

Defying predictions and anecdotes, Midstate and Nationwide pandemic pet shelter surrenders are down, not up

YORK COUNTY, Pa. (WHTM) – “Animal shelters prepare for surrender,” warned a June 24, 2020 headline in the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. “I understand why they would think that,” Steven Martinez, executive director of the York County…