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AIKEN, SC (WRDW/WAGT) – At the Aiken County Animal Shelter, some dogs have been waiting for months for a home. “People come and they want the young dog. They want the year-old dog, they want the puppy. They don’t want these dogs that are around five years old,” said shelter volunteer Kathy Jacobs. She says …

Trisha, the brunette boxer who leans on a visitor’s leg to solicit more scratches, holds an unwelcome record in Miami-Dade County. She has been at the county animal shelter the longest of all animals, a 196-day stay that is part of a discouraging return to pre-pandemic routines when it comes to homeless dogs and cats. …

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%, …

St. Louis County Animal Shelter and Adoption Center at 10521 Bauer Boulevard. Photo via Google Earth. Barney, a mixed breed for adoption dog, catches the attention of visitors to the St. Louis County Animal Shelter and Adoption Center in Olivette on Sunday, November 10, 2019. Photo by Robert Cohen, rcohen @ post-dispatch. com. Kate Donaldson, …

By web staff Click here for updates on this story ORLANDO, Fla. (WESH) – Fire crews battled heavy flames at the Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando on Conroy Road in Orange County overnight. Several animals died and crews were still counting each animal Thursday afternoon. The fire broke out at around 10:27 p.m. on Wednesday. …

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. …

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 …

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 around 1,000 animals last year, her Sanford shelter is still full. The WMFE spoke with …

Meet Angélique! Angelique (A461240) is one of our long-time residents, returning November 10, 2020. She is incredibly gentle and affectionate with people and loves all the attention. Angelica knows how to “sit” and “lie down”, loves treats and seeks attention and animals everywhere. We think Angelica would be in the best position to be the …

Overcrowding of animal shelters The coronavirus pandemic has caused overcrowding at the Fayette County Animal Shelter. PEACHTREE CITY, Georgia. – An Atlanta subway animal rescue group has collected a number of dogs from a Walker County hoarding case and all of the animals in desperate need of health care. This comes at a time when …

First-ever state-by-state ranking released without killing Kanab, Utah – Best Friends Animal Society released its 2020 companion animal survival results (made up of statistics collected in 2019), which provide a national snapshot of the number of dogs and cats entering shelters each year in the United States and the number of dogs and cats that …

Tuesday 16 June 2020 AIKEN, SC (WRDW / WAGT) – Normally, the kennels at the Aiken County Animal Shelter are full of barking and yapping. But they sound very different right now. This is because the larger water intake section is out of service for the next few months during some construction work. “We are …

American Humane, the country’s premier national humanitarian organization, announced that Have a Heart Pet Shelter has received a grant from American Humane’s Feed the Hungry Fund. Located in Yellville, Arkansas, Have a Heart Pet Shelter seeks to bring comfort and help to animals who have been rejected in north central Arkansas, and to find them …

Gateway Pet Guardians launched an appeal for emergency foster homes last week and within days – there were hundreds of people wanting to help EAST STREET. LOUIS, Ill. – A local animal shelter emptied all of its kennels thanks to the outpouring of support from the community. Gateway Pet Guardians launched an appeal for emergency …

FORSYTH, Ga. (41NBC/WMGT) — Two teenage runaways stole two puppies from a pet shelter in Forsyth on Thursday. Monroe County sheriff’s deputies say the suspects were two 15-year-old women. Authorities determined the teens were runaways from Polk County, Florida. According to a press release, the suspects were photographed breaking into Save a Pet on Maynard …

CUMBERLAND – You meet a dog. You hang around for a while. You succeeded. At the end of the day, you drop the dog off at the shelter. It’s not the traditional way of doing things, but staff at the Allegany County Animal Shelter are hoping their new Hounds Around Town program will give dog …

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – As part of our annual Clear the Shelters campaign, WSAV shines a light on your animal rescue stories. WSAV knows how special it can be – from the first day you pick them up at the shelter, to the years they spend growing up with you and your family. To share …

A love for pets and a challenge posed 10 years ago were the catalysts that drove Dawn Kubisz to found the refuge without killing A New Dawn Pet Adoption. Kubisz recalls that she volunteered at the Pasadena City Animal Shelter for several years. “One of the people who used to come over there all the …

Tippy, a 40-pound black Labrador Retriever mix, curled up in Sheila Levo’s arms on a sunny Christmas Eve day at the Santa Rosa County Animal Shelter and licked her nose and cheeks. Tippy was brought to the shelter as a stray but will have a home for the holidays, thanks to Levo and two dozen …

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 …

An animal shelter in the wake of Hurricane Florence has warned it will euthanize the animals if it cannot find people to adopt them before the storm hits. Jewel Horton, director of Pender County Animal Shelter in North Carolina, said Wednesday that local government-run animal shelters were filling up quickly and those that reached their …

The “Helpful Honda” film crew surprised Santa Paula Animal Rescue Center staff and pets with “random acts of helpfulness” on February 20. More help:Helpful Honda Pet Adoptions Planned for Camarillo on March 17 Shelters for pets:Ventura County Animal Shelters to Close Monday for Employee Training Gallery:These animals are up for adoption The Honda team donated …

His injuries have thrilled even seasoned professionals. The 9-month-old Silver Pit Bull had recently been severely beaten, suffering from two broken jaw. A trail of bruising was visible on his back and hindquarters. Repairing the damage – if it could be repaired – would be expensive. Rescuers took her to a local emergency veterinary clinic, …

What does it mean when an animal shelter makes a commitment not to kill? For the Camarillo shelter run by Ventura County Animal Services, which officially adopted its no-slaughter status over three years ago, the commitment was to hire an animal behaviorist and foster family coordinator and increase the number of volunteers and donations. “For …

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