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Lorri Caffrey, the resident of Verona who is the executive director of the Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter, announced that the shelter is helping save more than 350 animals from a crowded shelter in El Paso, Texas. The rescue, which will transport the animals to New Jersey, California and Wisconsin, is supported by the Bissell Pet …

Lorri Caffrey, the Verona resident who is the executive director of Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter, announced that the shelter is helping rescue more than 350 animals from an overcrowded shelter in El Paso, Texas. The rescue, which will transport the animals to New Jersey, California and Wisconsin, is supported by the Bissell Pet Foundation, Animal …

Noah Schmick Wake Up Montana BOZEMAN, Mont. – The Heart of the Valley Animal Shelter is hosting a Paws2Read program and book signing to increase awareness of pet rescue and adoption. The shelter will host author Gayle Mansfield Irwin, who was actually their first education coordinator when Heart of the Valley was known as the …

The towns of Pine and Strawberry remain under evacuation order as the Backbone Fire expands beyond 32,000 acres, without containment yet. Emergency shelters have been set up in Payson for people, their pets and livestock. Melissa Sevigny of KNAU spoke with Bretta Nelson of the Arizona Humane Society who is on the ground in Payson …

The towns of Pine and Strawberry remain under evacuation orders as the Backbone Fire expands beyond thirty-two thousand acres, yet to be contained. Emergency shelters have been set up in Payson for people, their pets and livestock. KNAU’s Melissa Sevigny spoke with Bretta Nelson of the Arizona Humane Society who is on the ground in …

A two-time NASCAR Cup Series champion now defends rescue dogs. When Kyle Busch gets behind the wheel of his # 18 Toyota Camry at this weekend’s NASCAR Cup Series race in Nashville, Tennessee, the car will sport a paint scheme featuring shelter dogs. On Sunday, Kyle Busch will compete in this car in Nashville for …

An animal rescue group uses new tactics to find homes for old dogs. “Exploded sale for senior dogs!” »Reads a Facebook post of Vintage pet rescue, a nonprofit organization based in Foster, Rhode Island. “Are you looking for a new best friend? The post continues in a riff on the used car salesman trope. “Everyone …

MARSHFIELD, Wisconsin (WSAW) – Marshfield Area Pet Shelter recently adopted a new program called trap-neutral-release (TNR) to help reduce the number of feral cats in its community. Through this program, feral cats will be trapped, neutered or neutered and released from where they came. While cats are having surgery, vets also examine them for other …

MARSHFIELD, Wisconsin (WSAW) – The Marshfield area animal shelter recently adopted a new program called trap-neutral-release (TNR) to help reduce the number of feral cats in its community. Through this program, feral cats will be trapped, neutered or neutered and released from where they came. While cats undergo surgery, vets also examine them for other …

Staff report WENTWORTH – On a recent day at the Rockingham County Animal Shelter, employees at Eden’s Purina pet food manufacturing plant took the time to volunteer for a series of tasks with creatures four-legged and two-legged. Some socialized kittens and walked dogs awaiting adoption, while others built a chicken coop and cleaned kennels as …

The founder of Pet Rescue, formerly based in Larchmont, now Pet Rescue in Harrison, has passed away. The organization writes: “It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Pet Rescue Founder and Spiritual Guide Sue Kamell on May 13, 2021 at the age of 94. Sue had always been an animal lover …