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For Julie Cialone and Marla Valentine, co-directors of Rock n’ Rescue in South Salem, NY, adoption isn’t just about giving a home to an animal in need, it’s also about providing emotional support to the community. The organization, which has cats, dogs, rabbits and guinea pigs for adoption, provides services to residents of New York, …

Zac Goldsmith has insisted a civil servant who works in his private office was mistaken when he emailed last August to say Boris Johnson had authorized the rescue of Pen Farthing and the cats and dogs of his Kabul charity. The Foreign Secretary told the House of Lords that the email ‘was not sent under …

MAYSVILLE, Ky. — The two dogs frolic in a fenced-in yard of mud and grass, tails wagging at full speed. The brown and white dog stops only to stand on two legs, its front paws on its owner’s shoulders, licking the woman’s beaming face relentlessly. Nearby, the black-and-white slumps to the floor, rolls onto his …

FREEPORT – Just in time for the holidays, Friends Forever Humane Society hosted an animal rescue fair on Saturday at the local Freeport shelter. The event provided an opportunity for area residents to meet adoptable pets, learn about state programs from State Representative Andrew Chesney, who donated his time and its resources to help sponsor …

Dugan McCarten plays with two puppies at a pet rescue fair held on Saturday, December 11, 2021 at the Friends Forever Humane Society in Freeport. FREEPORT – Just in time for the holidays, Friends Forever Humane Society hosted an animal rescue fair on Saturday at the local Freeport shelter. The event provided an opportunity for …

WOOF Pet Rescue in Woodward recently launched a new program to match older cats and dogs in need of loving homes. “WOOF is looking for people over the age of 65 who are looking for a pet, but whose finances will not be enough to own a pet,” said Misty Hackley, vice president of WOOF. …

PASCO COUNTY, FL – Nonprofit animal rescue groups in Pasco County are planning a huge boost to adopt many furry friends into everlasting families! Groups will meet at Pasco County Animal Services (PCAS) for an Adopt-A-Thon event on Saturday, November 13, 2021. “Pasco County Animal Services is proud of our savings rate of over 90%, …

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – Lisa Scarborough is no stranger to animals. She has loved them since she was a child, prompting her to found a nonprofit Coastal animal rescue in February 2003. But the job doesn’t come without heartache and frustration. “We have a lot of losses,” Scarborough said. “But when we have victories, they …

Partner of real estate broker and founder of Marsh Creek Home Sales, Peggy Gachet, recently hosted a fundraising concert in the park on September 23 to benefit SAFE Pet Rescue, a 501c3 nonprofit. The event included an evening with local musician Dan Mantini, as well as an opportunity for attendees to listen to music outdoors …

This is the moment when brave non-commissioned officers rescued dozens of cats and dogs from a fire at an Orlando pet shelter that killed thirteen rescued cats. Orange County Fire Rescue found flames “through the roof” when they arrived at the Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando shelter shortly after 10:20 pm Wednesday, the agency said. …

GUILFORD – Tears flow freely as Dan and Ann Montuori discuss their beloved 7-year-old goldendoodle, Stella, a cancer-fighting pet research dog. “Things are going like a roller coaster, as you might expect,” said Dan Montuori. It was on July 31, the day after Stella’s birthday, that the Montuori discovered a bump on her right front …

SUN LUMINOUS – August marked the sixth anniversary of MoCo Mutts Rescue Center in their new facility here. It also marked a milestone. After receiving 760 cats and dogs in 2020, MoCo Mutts reached 787 in early August and is now rapidly approaching 1,000 for 2021. When MoCoMutts president and founder Lisa Hill moved to …

Breadcrumb Links World News Ex-Royal Marine secured help from UK forces to transport 200 rescue animals in chartered plane Author of the article: Bloomberg News Harry Wilson Publication date : August 30, 2021 • August 30, 2021 • 3 minute read • Join the conversation Pen Farthing, founder of British charity Nowzad, an animal shelter, …

Breadcrumb Links World New A former Royal Marine has enlisted the help of British forces to transport 200 rescue animals on a chartered plane Author of the article: Bloomberg News Harry wilson Release date : August 30, 2021 • August 30, 2021 • 3 minutes to read • 24 comments Pen Farthing, founder of UK …

OTHELLO – Adams County Pet Rescue employee Giselle Hernandez has warned people when they go to the kennel. “It gets pretty loud,” Hernandez said. Why yes, yes. The dogs at the ACPR Kennel, 1961 W. Bench Road in Othello, are happy to meet someone new – well, in fact, they’re just as happy to see …

On a mission to save homeless animals in Utah, and all on a volunteer basis. Amanda O’Brien from the Heavenly Zoo came with some furry friends to share their amazing organization. Celestial Zoo Pet Rescue’s mission is to reduce the number of homeless animals in Utah. Celestial Zoo is managed by a large network of …

IN THE STATE – The state of Florida has the 4th highest number of pet deaths in shelters in the country, according to data compiled by Best Friends Animal Society, a leading animal welfare organization. Best Friends reports that 24,289 dogs and cats needlessly died in public shelters in 2020. However, these shelters were able …

Best Friends Animal Society, a leading animal welfare organization, has released its sixth annual pet rescue dataset, which provides a national snapshot of the number of dogs and cats entering and leaving shelters each year. It also includes a state-by-state no kill priority ranking of which Virginia is fifteenth. Best Friends measures shelter rescue with …

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 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 …

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 SPCA, said Tuesday of expert predictions and public perceptions, based on stories of individuals abandoning …

A pet rescue organization has shut down and its operators have been charged with animal cruelty after the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office said it found cats and dogs living in “appalling conditions” . MPs executing a search warrant found 102 dogs and 150 cats at CATS, which stands for Caring About Treasured Strays, on Ky. …

Bradford-based Morrisons will set aside half a million meals to support local animal shelters The past year has seen an unprecedented increase in the number of pet owners. With more people at home than ever before, the desire for a companion has peaked with more than two million dogs purchased between March and September. However, …

Morrisons announced today that it will donate more than half a million meals to local pet rescue centers to help feed cats and dogs nationwide – after demand for food for pets increased during the lockdown. It comes as major UK supermarkets have warned they are facing shortages of cat and dog food, following an …

A popular mobile game creator has partnered with Battersea Dogs and Cats Home to give their users the chance to raise money for the Rescue Charity. King partnered with Battersea for a four-week campaign, which began on January 11. Pet Rescue Saga players in the UK can participate in weekly challenges, each one focused on …

Saving one by one until it’s gone® 2020 Adoption Totals 65 Rabbits 1,281 cats 2,198 dogs 45 other small animals _________________ Meet Klaus and Mateo Mateo Retriever, yellow Labrador/mix Mateo is eight years old and comes from a very hard life on the streets of Mexico. Despite the visible scars of her past, no soul …

PHILADELPHIA – During a particularly cold week in March 2019, Karen Jackson and her family welcomed a new member to their Westtown home: a 3-year-old female from the Great Pyrenees, adopted from a local shelter. But their pleasure was short-lived. Within hours of bringing the dog home – they hadn’t even decided to give it …

OnFocus – Marla was found in the Auburndale area with a gaping wound on her chest, which was later determined to be due to a gunshot. A caring family took her to the Marshfield Area Pet Shelter (MAPS), where medical coordinator Holly Henschke realized she needed immediate medical attention. “Once I got a better look …

She must also disillusion owners with bad advice from others, such as putting animal litter outside, in the hope of luring them into their home. All that’s going to do, she says, is attract feral cats and other animals looking to mark the box as theirs. She and her team also advise owners on how …

Donations remain local at the Marshfield Area Animal Shelter Since 2008, Festival Foods’ Paw Away Hunger program has provided invaluable assistance to nonprofit animal shelters like Marshfield Area Pet Shelter (MAPS). Buyers donate by purchasing $ 5 and $ 10 donation cards at pet and canned vegetable aisles and at each front-end register, and all …

During a particularly cold week in March 2019, Karen Jackson and her family welcomed a new member to their Westtown home: a 3-year-old female from the Great Pyrenees, adopted by a local rescue. But their pleasure was short-lived. Within hours of bringing the dog home – they hadn’t even decided to give it a name …

Lexi Linton, Raccoon River Animal Rescue Manager, said the agreement with the Town of Perry brings welcome clarity and stability to the rescue facility. Raccoon River Pet Rescue Board members, left to right, greeted visitors to the February 2020 pet shower, Joelle Miner, Sheri Luett, Larry Meachum, Janelle Repp, Jill Brosnahan, Joyce Conklin -VanKirk and …

For Hub City Times MARSHFIELD – The Marshfield Area Pet Shelter (MAPS) is moving to its new facility at 3500 Downwind Drive, Marshfield. “Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a small group of staff and volunteers will transport remaining supplies and shelter cats and dogs to the new building this week,” a MAPS statement said. “We are …

3500 Downwind Drive For Marshfield (OnFocus) – After months of preparation, Marshfield Area Pet Shelter (MAPS) is officially moving into its new facility at 3500 Downwind Drive. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a small group of staff and volunteers will transport remaining supplies and shelter cats and dogs to the new building this week. “We are …

AKRON, Ohio – One of A Kind Pet Rescue is hosting a “Clear the Shelters” adoption event from 9 am to 9 pm on Saturday August 15 at 1929 West Market Street, Akron. The event is part of the national “Clear the Shelters” campaign designed to find permanent homes for as many pets as possible. …

Debi Leja’s roommates have no intention of practicing social distancing. They prefer to collapse on his knees or rub against his heels. Leja and a handful of other Spay Neuter and Protect (SNAP) volunteers, take care of many foster animals in cat and dog rescue at their homes. They also do relays, going back and …

POTTSVILLE, SCHUYLKILL COUNTY (WBRE / WYOU) – A local animal shelter is accused of slaughtering hundreds of pets. Sometimes it’s hard to know what’s true or not on the internet, but Hillside SPCA wants to be clear, the accusations that they are considering euthanizing over 100 cats couldn’t be further from the truth. “We are …

Across the United States, there are organizations that are trying to make life easier for stray animals by providing them with shelter and finding loving homes for them. One local organization is the Have A Heart Pet Shelter located on Arkansas Highway 202 in Yellville. Have A Heart vice-president Cathy Manser appeared on a recent …

LAWTON, Oklahoma (TNN) – Heart and Soul Pet Rescue in Elgin hopes to find families for their cats and dogs before the winter months. “If you look into the dog’s eyes you see that he’s so grateful for what we’re doing and that keeps you going,” said Conny Finch. Conny Finch is the founder of …

October 4, 2019 5:49 p.m. Kate Kelly Job : October 4, 2019 5:49 p.m. Update: May 11, 2021 5:38 p.m. through Kate Kelly JOPLIN, Mo. — Joplin’s Golden Paw Pet Rescue is at capacity due to an increased number of abandoned pets. The shelter is filled with over a hundred dogs and more than double …

Since 2011, the Marshfield Area Pet Shelter has provided shelter to homeless animals throughout the surrounding area. On Thursday, the group inaugurated the construction site of what will be its new permanent home. The group operates from two makeshift locations. The first being his adoption center at Marshfield Mall and the second being his reception …

Traveling to Chetopa, Kan., to perform a mid-winter rescue of nearly 50 neglected and abused dogs in deplorable conditions. Searching on foot for hours in the freezing February drizzle to find a single lost dog. For Danielle Reno, founder of Unleashed Pet Rescue and Adoption, it’s all part of a typical workday. For Reno, the …

From left, Graham High School junior Wyatt Drown, senior Shane Meyer, senior Lauryn Tully, transition coordinator Mindy Lensman and kennel manager Jeretta Aldridge stand in front of the kennels they assembled Jan. 5 . Christopher Selmek | Urban Daily Citizen Graham High School Transition Coordinator Mindy Lensman supervises two of her students building kennels at …

One of the fastest growing counties in the country will have one less animal rescue center when the Doc Williams SPCA is closed this weekend. The no-kill animal shelter at 2673 S. Live Oak Drive in Moncks Corner will close on Saturday because it runs out of money, officials said. The Doc Williams Sterilization and …

Griffith Animal Control Officer Sandi Litke, left, and Melisa Gensel, of Treasured Friends Animal Rescue, at Griffith’s new No-Kill Animal Shelter on Tuesday in Griffith. A resident of a precious friend Treasured Friends is a non-profit, no-kill Highland shelter dedicated to rescuing and finding homes and homes for cats and dogs in need. Treasured Friends …

The mass migration of cats and dogs out of Texas began even before Harvey struck. The Humane Society of the United States, anticipating a deluge of lost and abandoned animals after the recent natural disaster, began coordinating flights of animals already in Texas shelters to other parts of the country. Eventually, they moved hundreds of …

An image from the official Furkids Kitty Kommercial video. Source: Furkids Animal Rescue and Shelters Viral cat videos cost a dime a dozen, but this one is helping homeless animals to be adopted and increasing donations from shelters. Furkids, an Atlanta-based nonprofit that operates the largest no-kill pet shelter in the Southeast, has seen adoption …