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Writer opposes payday loan bill | Letters to the Editor

Writer opposes payday loan bill Dear Editor: Recently, I was appalled to learn of a proposed bill at the Indiana Statehouse offering a “solution” to the payday loan industry. SB 352, dubbed the supervised consumer lending bill, claims to benefit the too many struggling Hoosiers who use these predatory services. Considering that the current legally […]

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Storm Malik damages animal shelter buildings

Chris Bray, Managing Director of Newcastle Dog and Cat Shelter, with the damaged kennels alongside Blade, 6, a Siberian Husky with very limited vision, who is currently looking for a home. Worst affected was ‘Doggy Towers’, a block of kennels allowing dogs access to a secure outdoor enclosure from their individual kennels and which housed […]

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Velez-Malaga supports animal welfare

Picture – Pixabay The Council of Velez-Malaga has approved a new law on the possession of potentially dangerous pets and dogs, placing it at the forefront of animal welfare and protection. The first deputy mayor of Velez-Malaga, Jesus Perez Atencia, said of the new law on animal welfare: “It is one more step from this […]

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The New Hope Animal Rescue Center will host a microchipping event

PETAL, Miss. (WDAM) – The New Hope Animal Rescue Center will host a free microchipping event on February 19 at Petal’s Tractor Supply store. Rescue Center worker Beth Spargo said both owner and pet can benefit from being microchipped. “When an animal gets lost, sometimes it comes out without its collar or it takes its […]

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Shelter manager to lead group of state animal shelters | Local News

The executive director of the Susquehanna Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Stacie Haynes, has been elected president of the New York State Animal Protection Federation. Haynes has served on the NYSAPF Board of Directors since 2019 and looks forward to her term as President. “I’m so thrilled to have the opportunity to […]

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Synchrony not sweating CFPB scrutiny of late fees, says CEO

Synchrony Financial is closely monitoring the possibility of regulators reducing late fees in the credit card industry, but it is not overly concerned about the potential impact on revenue, executives said Friday. Analysts asked about credit card late fees during the company’s earnings call, which came two days after Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Rohit […]

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Animal rescue charity can keep driving after car donation

A FASHIONISTA turned animal rescuer was left “speechless” at the generosity of supporters, after a car was donated to allow her vital work to continue. Caitríona Lowry, who runs Hilltop Sanctuary alongside Pat Tobin, turned her back on a love of fashion and shopping a decade ago to meet the needs of abandoned animals. “I […]

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RSPCA to make UK ‘world leader’ in animal welfare

After a successful first year of its new strategy, the RSPCA has announced its future plans to make the UK a world leader in animal welfare. He revealed that the new strategy has seen “many successes”, such as tougher penalties for animal abusers, increased supporters and the introduction of flexible working and friends of work […]

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Placement being finalized for wolfdogs held at OC Animal Services | Community

Orange County Animal Services (OCAS) has potentially found a suitable shelter for some of the wolfdogs housed at the shelter. Placement for these animals is still being finalized and there are still wolfdogs at the shelter that need proper placement options. Since these animals arrived at the shelter in July and August 2021, OCAS has […]

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Local Shelters, Animal Rescue Groups Benefit From The Betty White Challenge | Local News

Betty White would have turned 100 on January 17. But the iconic actress and passionate animal advocate died on December 31, weeks before her milestone birthday. Fans, however, weren’t going to miss an opportunity to honor the beloved actress on her centenary, so they created a social media challenge, #BettyWhiteChallenge, asking people to donate $5 […]

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Goulburn Animal Sanctuary: These guys will make the ulti-mutt companions | Goulburn post

news, local news, pets, animal shelter, dogs, cats, pet adoption Do you have room in your home and your heart for a four-legged friend? Goulburn Mulwaree Animal Shelter currently has a group of dogs and cats available for adoption after two busy years. Read more: Back on the agenda: New council to discuss the future […]

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RI Foundation awards nearly $500,000 in animal welfare grants

PROVIDENCE, RI (WPRI) – Some local animal shelters are now sharing nearly half a million dollars in grants thanks to the Rhode Island Foundation. Nearly $500,000 has been awarded to dozens of animal welfare programs across the state to support a range of uses, including low-cost veterinary care for pets in low-income households, preparing animals […]

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Illinois man accuses online tribal lenders of predatory lending

By Victoria McKenzie (January 26, 2022, 8:44 PM EST) – An Illinois debtor has filed a class action proposal against a group of online tribal loan companies for allegedly issuing illegal high-interest loans , adding to a trend of similar complaints across the country that accuse unscrupulous lenders of using the tribes as a mere […]

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LA City Animal Services Loses ‘No-Kill’ Shelter Status

Start your day with LAist Sign up for the Morning Brief, delivered on weekdays. To the layman, the title “shelter without killing” may seem straightforward, thanks to the seemingly concrete definition of “no” that most are familiar with. But the status is a bit more complicated than the words themselves. For a sanctuary to be […]

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Fall head over heels in love in February at Animal Services | News, Sports, Jobs

Puppy Love is in the air at Lee County Pet Services. There is a lot of “loving kittens” and “devoted doggies” available, so consider adopting a furry Valentine instead of the traditional roses and chocolates. From February 1 to February 28, all adoptions will cost $14 with an approved application. Reduced […]

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Boris Johnson ‘allowed’ Afghan animal rescue despite denials – here’s how people are reacting

Boris Johnson has categorically denied personally authorizing the rescue of animals from a British animal charity in Afghanistan – but now leaked emails from a whistleblower appear to claim otherwise. On Wednesday January 26, the select committee for foreign affairs – which is investigating the withdrawal from Afghanistan last summer – published two emails this […]

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Dogs rescued from Kentucky tornadoes ready for adoption in Massachusetts, Animal Rescue League says

Are you looking to adopt a dog? The Animal Rescue League of Boston and the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals teamed up to rescue dogs from a tornado-devastated area of ​​Kentucky in December, and they’re now up for adoption. “In the aftermath of the tornadoes, the ASPCA was immediately dispatched to […]

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Kill-free city animal shelter resumes a day after quitting work in budget dispute

A dispute over the cost of operating the city of Trenton’s animal shelter was resolved on Tuesday, a day after a nonprofit pulled its employees from the no-kill facility. Mayor Reed Gusciora told NJ Advance Media that a resolution to the dispute was resolved in a phone call he made to the nonprofit. “I spoke […]

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Unions call for West Dunbartonshire Council staff to receive £3,000 pay rise

Unions are pushing for council staff to be given a £3,000 pay rise to help them cope with the rising cost of energy prices and inflation. Unite, Unison and GMB have submitted a wage grievance to COSLA, calling for a lump sum increase on all pay points and a minimum wage of at least £12 […]

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LPS students collect donations for Lawton Animal Welfare

LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) – Local students collect donations for Lawton Animal Welfare. Lawton Virtual Academy and Gateway Success Center students do it to celebrate the birthday of one of their teacher’s dog. Ralphie is a black Labrador who is about to turn nine on January 31 The students have celebrated the birthday of their teacher […]

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Animal rescue organization is giving lost souls a second chance

They say you can judge a man’s heart by his treatment of animals. For lover of all things four legged, Tracy Smit, this quote holds true as she is considered a true champion of animal welfare. The 51-year-old was inspired to start an organization that deals with rescues and since its inception in 2016, thousands […]

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The Baghdad animal shelter is mobilizing to help stray animals

Bella the dog is barely standing after being abused, but there is hope as she receives the care she needs at a Baghdad animal shelter and shelter, an organization that aims to become the first veterinary clinic in Iraq for stray animals. The Baghdad Animal Rescue opened about a week ago, and Bella, a nervous […]

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Six dogs from National Animal Welfare Trust Cornwall in search of forever homes

If you are considering getting a dog, have you considered adopting from a shelter? The Hayle Center continues the work started by Molly Wyatt, who died in July 1996, and whose name was synonymous with animal rescue in the county. They are currently closed to walk-in visits, but instead run a drop-in service by appointment. […]

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Weird and Wonderful Stories of Animal Rescue Charities

Animal rescue charities are often on the front line for cases of animal abuse, lost animals and the worst cases of neglect. But some days, something will happen that will leave you with a smile. SPCA marketing and communications co-ordinator Paige Janssen said a person called the Wellington center to ask if they could bring […]

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Strained by staff shortages, Dallas Animal Services will temporarily close on Thursday – CBS Dallas/Fort Worth

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – City of Dallas officials announced Friday, Jan. 21, that Dallas Animal Services will temporarily close on Thursdays due to staffing issues. Officials said the temporary closure was necessary due to both the nationwide labor shortage and the increase in COVID-19 cases among their staff members. They hope the extra day “will allow […]

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BBC The Caribbean with Andi and Miquita: The life of Miquita Oliver, from Casualty star godmother to bankruptcy at 27

Miquita Oliver is the TV presenter best known for her time hosting T4. She began presenting in 2001 alongside Simon Amstell on Channel 4’s Popworld. The 37-year-old had a career spanning the 2000s and has since worked in radio, hosting shows on Radio 1 and 1Xtra. There are many surprising details about her personal life, […]

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Stray animals find comfort at animal shelter in Iraq

Published on: 01/23/2022 – 04:18Amended: 01/23/2022 – 04:16 Baghdad (AFP) – Bella, the dog, is barely standing after being abused, but is now being cared for at a Baghdad shelter that hopes to become Iraq’s first veterinary clinic for stray animals. The Baghdad Animal Rescue opened about a week ago, and Bella, a nervous fox-like […]

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Pets of the Week at Burke County Animal Services | Local News

Support local journalism Your subscription makes our reports possible. {{featured_button_text}} “The guy was sponsored, which means there are no adoption fees to adopt this nice, handsome guy. He’s up to date on all vaccines, flea control, worming, and he already has been neutered. Please come meet Dude today! In addition to this week’s pets, many […]

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Can you give these pets from Greenacres Animal Rescue a home?

These gorgeous guys and gals from Greenacres Animal Rescue are looking for their forever home. Can you help ? This week we have Percy the parrot, Ross and his harem of hens, the exquisite Ethel the cat and the beautiful border collie Murphy. Percy is a tame and friendly male Meyers Parrot who loves attention, […]

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OKC Animal Welfare Saves Thousands of Cats with Trap-Neuter-Release Program

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – It is generally a program that prevails in rural areas: Trap-Neuter-Return. But here in the Oklahoma City subway, it saves the lives of thousands of cats every year. Trap-Neuter-Return is a humane alternative to trap-and-kill, which aims to manage community cat populations. With TNR, stray cats are trapped, spayed or neutered, […]

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Personal habits that can increase financial risk

(MENAFN – ValueWalk) When it comes to things that may pose a risk to your finances, certain activities may immediately come to mind. Investing heavily in high-risk stock options, quitting your job without a back-up plan, or habitually making large, unnecessary purchases are all obvious actions that can certainly affect your finances. But what about […]

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Midcoast animal welfare groups see uptick in Betty White Challenge donations

A dog named Sarge is pictured outside Midcoast Humane. C. Thacher Carter/The Times Record Midcoast animal welfare organizations saw donations increase this week as the Betty White Challenge swept the country. The Betty White Challenge is a viral fundraising campaign honoring the legacy and birthday of actress Betty White, who died on December 31, 2021, […]

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Animal shelter donations skyrocket with Betty White Challenge

Something Good: Phil Gets Healed!Punxsutawney Phil recently stopped by a barber in Lawrenceville where he didn’t see his 5 o’clock shadow or any other for that matter! 20 hours ago Beat the winter bluesWe talk to Sara Makin of Makin Wellness about ways to beat seasonal depression. 20 hours ago Carving The PTL Cool Down […]

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High-interest payday loans in Kansas could be axed with new bill

TOPEKA, (KSNT) – Kansans who pay high interest rates for payday loans could see some changes with a new bill that is being introduced. Reverend Annie Ricker, who leads Berryton United Methodist Church, is one of many members of a community activist organization called ‘Topeka Jump’ that is calling on lawmakers to push for payday […]

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Winnebago County Animal Services Hosts Discounted “New Years, New Best Friend” Adoption Event

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) – Winnebago County Animal Services (WCAS) invites all interested adopters to start their new year with a new friend! On Friday, January 21 and Saturday, January 22, WCAS is offering discounted adoptions for dogs that have been in their facility since before the New Year. These selected dogs will be available for […]

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Rock Island County Animal Shelter Sees Hundreds More Animals Adopted In 2021 Than 2020 | Local News

“COVID is still impacting our operations.” Wiley attributes the rise in adoptions in part to the pandemic. With more people working from home, she said now was a good time to acclimate a new animal family member and work on potty training. Although adoptions have increased, the total number of animals brought to the shelter […]

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Rapper DDm Celebrates Animal Rescue and Black Pet Ownership in “It’s My Dog”

Watching the new “That’s My Dog” video from Baltimore Dapper rapper Dan Midas — or DDm for short — is a joyous experience. As DDm cradles an adorable Chihuahua to lyrics like “He always eats well, ’cause I treat him like a king,” an audience of mostly black animal lovers sings and dances to celebrate […]

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Animal Welfare Society of SA saves horde of hamsters from Hanover Park

On Tuesday, January 18, the Animal Welfare Society of SA admitted 20 unwanted Syrian hamsters who have since been transferred to a specialist rodent rescue group, Rescue Boggle and Brux. Their owner Mr Alexander of Hanover Park took them over from his grandson who “had no more patience for them” about a year ago. Their […]

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British woman and founder of Animal Rescue Shelter drowns while trying to save her dogs from tsunami in Tonga

A British woman dedicated to animal welfare was swept away by a massive wave when a tsunami hit the South Pacific island of Tonga as she tried to save her dogs, a family member has said. Angela Glover, 50, disappeared on Saturday afternoon after the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai underwater volcano erupted, followed by a tsunami, […]

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Jordan’s Way Continues National Animal Rescue Tour Across 50 States, Raising Over $3 Million | News

Cheyenne Animal Shelter Courtesy picture Movement heads to Wyoming to raise awareness for animal shelters nationwide Giving a voice to the voiceless, Jordan’s Path, a national nonprofit, will mark the next stop on its 50-state Wyoming tour as it helps raise money for local animal shelters and rescues across the country. Featured on outlets like […]

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LI animal shelter sees an influx of donations

Betty White Challenge Americans are donating money to animal shelters in honor of Betty White on what would have been her 100th birthday. HUNTINGTON, NY – Little Shelter Animal Rescue and Adoption Center in Huntington is honoring Betty White’s life and legacy with the rest of the world on what would have been her 100th […]

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British woman Angela Glover’s body found following Tonga tsunami as UN worries about distress beacon

The body of a British woman believed to have been swept away by the tsunami in Tonga has been found, as the UN worries about two small low islands where an emergency beacon was activated. Key points: Angela Glover’s brother who lives in Sydney said the family was ‘devastated’ He said she tried to save […]

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Brampton Animal Services helps pet owners in need with Emergency Pet Food Pantry

By Ryan Rumbolt Published on January 17, 2022 at 9:18 am Brampton pet owners in need can get a helping hand from Brampton Animal Services’ Emergency Pet Pantry. The Emergency Pet Food Pantry program aims to help pet owners with between a week and a month of pet supplies at a time, depending on demand […]

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Harbour-Egmont Highlights: In honor of Betty White, donate to animal rescue organizations on January 17

January 17 would have been Betty White’s 100th birthday Thank you to everyone who joined in the search for little Sakinaw cub. There are amazing humans on our coast protecting and saving wildlife 24/7 who conducted the research. Sad to know that our area is still a hotspot for animal abuse – for years. I […]

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Upstate Animal Shelters and Animal Rescue Centers

Are you looking for animal shelters near Greenville, SC, or other animal welfare and rescue organizations upstate? Maybe you’re looking to adopt a pet, or maybe you need to take care of your own pet or a stray animal that keeps coming to your home. One of the great things about our area is that […]

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Animal Rescue Algarve visits schools in Loulé to promote animal welfare

Animal welfare education among schoolchildren is Animal Rescue Algarve’s latest project. The Loulé Association will visit local schools to promote animal rights and teach children the importance of respecting animals. The shelter, which was created with a €1.5 million investment by British animal lover Sid Richardson, has already rescued more than 700 animals in three […]

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Animal Services Manager – Corridor News

Staff reports SAN MARCOS – The City of San Marcos will host a meet and greet to introduce the Director of Animal Services finalists. The event will take place on Thursday, January 20, 2022 at the San Marcos Rec Hall, 170 Charles Austin Drive, from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Community members are welcome to […]

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San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter Animals of the Week

Dog of the week: Gobber Gobber is super cuddly, very energetic, as smart as a whip and loves food. This 3 year old Rhodesian Ridgeback/Shepherd mix needs an adopter with plenty of patience and the time to train him properly. Since he has such energy, taking daily walks or playing catch will set him up […]

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Mum who couldn’t afford to feed herself pays off £9,000 debt and forgave home loan

Exclusive: Tracy Prees, 47, was £10,000 in debt at her worst two years ago after taking out overdrafts, credit cards and loans – but she has since turned her life around Tracy Prees shared her debt journey ( Image: Tracy Prees) A single mum who couldn’t afford to feed herself has told how she wiped […]

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Zoos and aquariums are moving to a new ‘animal welfare’ standard |

In 1980, I visited a major city zoo in the United States and found row after row of bare concrete boxes with prison-style bars occupied by animals from all over the world. The animals appeared to be in good physical condition, but many stared blankly or paced relentlessly around the edges of their tiny quarters. […]

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Four million payday and home loan customers from Provident, Greenwood and Satsuma must request repayments NOW

MORE than four million payday and home loan customers are being asked to request any repayments that may be owed to them. If you were mis-sold a loan by Provident, Greenwood, or Satsuma, you might be in line for compensation, even if you’ve already paid it back. 1 Provident, Greenwood and Satsuma customers receive small […]

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Pets from El Paso Animal Services will be transported on a rescue flight to Canada

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – More than 90 Animal Services pets will take to the skies on Sunday, Jan. 16 on the first-ever rescue flight of January, heading to shelters and rescues across Canada. According to Animal Services, similar rescue flights take place in the spring and summer, when shelters are often full and need […]

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St. Hubert Animal Welfare Center ‘Golden Girls’ Adoption Event

As animal welfare organizations across the country continue to pay tribute to the late actress Betty White, who died Dec. 31 at the age of 99, St. Hubert’s Animal Welfare Center in Madison has decided to celebrate White’s legacy with the Betty White Challenge and a “Golden Girls” adoption event this weekend. What is the […]

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URSULA LANDSRATH ANIMAL RESCUE FUND AWARDS $57,000 TO ANIMAL WELFARE NON-PROFITS

The Ursula Landsrath Animal Rescue Fund and Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties announced $57,000 in grants to 24 animal rescue nonprofits across Virginia. Ursula Landsrath founded the Animal Rescue Fund of Virginia as an independent organization in 2008, doling out more than $1 million to Virginia-based animal rescue organizations before ending grantmaking […]

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“CashPlease”: a small bank launches an alternative to payday loans

This week, Wells Fargo joined the list of big banks introducing short-term credit products — and the much smaller OneUnited Bank in Boston unveiled its own version, designed as an alternative to payday loans. OneUnited’s loan, called CashPlease, is designed to help customers of the black-owned bank with $635 million in assets manage their cash […]

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Smyth invites ‘Betty White Challenge’ contributions to animal shelter – Huntington Now

Supervisor Ed Smyth invites residents to contribute to the Huntington Animal Shelter on Monday as part of the “Betty White Challenge.” White, the iconic TV actress, has a lifelong commitment to caring for animals, sponsoring animal health studies, paying for Hurricane Katrina animal rescues, and supporting numerous organizations non-profit related to animals. She died on […]

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Betty White Challenge Encourages Donations at Animal Rescue Centers

WHITEHOUSE, Ohio (WTVG) – Nature’s Nursery is hosting a very special event in honor of the late comedic legend Betty White. The Betty White Challenge encourages all Betty fans and followers to honor her memory on her upcoming 100th birthday by donating to an animal rescue center. Betty White was a huge animal lover, animal […]

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Grand County officials are investigating 2 “important animal welfare” incidents this week

GREATER COUNTY, Colorado – The Grand County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two “significant” animal welfare incidents this week, one involving dogs and one involving horses. On Sunday morning, the sheriff’s office received advice regarding possible animal neglect at a house in the Gore Pass subdivision in unincorporated Grand County. MPs, along with animal control officers, […]

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McDowell County Commissioners Hear Animal Services Report | Local News

Wright said sterilization is the most important element in reducing the number of animals at the shelter. Pet-friendly housing is another item that can help reduce the number of animals in the shelter. “The need for shelter expansion continues, particularly cat isolation to help reduce the spread of contagious diseases, thereby reducing the time a […]

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How mobile apps are helping the financial industry

Mobile apps are changing the way people do their banking. The financial industry is now able to offer more services and information directly to customers without having to go through a branch. This article will explore how mobile apps have helped change the industry, as well as some downsides of this new technology. Loans and […]

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Kurth Memorial Animal Shelter releases 2021 stats to be transparent with community

LUFKIN, Texas (KTRE) – The Kurth Memorial Animal Shelter released public statistics last year in an effort to be transparent with the community. In statistics, Leslie Anders, a volunteer at the shelter, said she welcomed a total of 4,665 animals for the entire calendar year in 2021. This averages out to about 90 animals per […]

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Second Chance Animal Services sees increase in donations for #BettyWhiteChallenge

Second Chance Animal Services, a nonprofit animal welfare organization, was surprised to see a wave of donations in honor of the late Hollywood icon Betty White, who died on New Years Eve just weeks before her 100th birthday . White, in addition to her many acting roles such as the character of Rose Nylund in […]

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“The majority of buyers don’t want to know too much”

Since Red Tractor’s inception in 2000, it has been adopted by all major UK retailers and caterers, as well as many top local brands. A total of 46,000 farmers are Red Tractor certified, with market penetration representing 82% of UK beef grades, 65% lamp, 95% pork, 95% chicken, 80% turkey, 70% duck and 98% dairy […]

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Kern County Animal Services No Longer a Deathless Shelter After Raised Euthanasia | News

After a year in which Kern County Animal Services achieved a long-standing goal of successfully finding homes for 90 percent of the animals that have passed through its doors, the rate of euthanasia has rebounded. From June 2020 to June 2021, Animal Services saved 91% of all animals delivered to the department, a ratio that […]

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Fargo animal shelter struggles to find pet homes, hopes to avoid euthanasia – InForum

FARGO – Close your collection of tea cups and get out of your La-Z-Boy, folks. Ninja is in the house. He’s got 60 pounds of bulldozer and crowd personality, all wrapped up in a muscular pit lab body finished with a nice lumpy head on one end and a whiplash tail that could hit Sheetrock […]

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A dog is for life, not just for Covid – Limerick Animal Welfare reflects on ‘difficult’ year

THE BIGGEST challenges facing Limerick Animal Welfare (LAW) in 2021 were “the huge increase in the number of unwanted kittens and puppies in need of shelter”. Marion Fitzgibbon, manager, said they saw a surge in the number of unwanted home-seeking puppies and dogs in the second half of the year when “people started to go […]

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Tulsa Animal Welfare reopens after closing its door for almost 2 months

Animal welfare staff said it had been two long months. “It’s always difficult for us when we have to close our doors,” said Kristin Barney, Tulsa Animal Welfare. Now, they’re ready to see their furry friends find their forever homes. “Nothing feels better than opening doors and helping them find loving homes,” Barney said. Two […]

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Waynesboro Examines Proposals From Potential Owners For An Animal Shelter

Posted on Thursday, January 6, 2022, 5:28 p.m. Join AFP’s 100,000+ followers on Facebook Buy an AFP subscription Subscribe to AFP podcasts on itunes and Spotify News, press releases, letters to the editor: [email protected] Advertising requests: [email protected] By Rebecca J. BarnabiFor Augusta Free Press (© Kristina Blokhin – stock.adobe.com) LYNDHURST – In the fall, the […]

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Fans Encourage Everyone to Donate to Local Animal Rescue for White’s Birthday || #BettyWhiteChallenge

Estimated reading time 1 minutes File / Best Friends Animal Society Fans of the late Betty White have started a movement to encourage everyone to donate to their local animal rescue in what would have been White’s 100th birthday. “On Betty White’s 100th birthday, January 17th, everyone should choose a local shelter or animal shelter […]

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Council considers creation of animal services committee

The San Marcos City Council approved the expansion of powers and duties relating to the Animal Shelter Advisory Committee at the first regular meeting in 2022. The approval comes after the committee recommended revisions to the board, which included a more active role in supporting the animal shelter and its leadership team. During the discussion, […]

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Paws to care for: Caddo Animal Services | Paws to heal

SHREVEPORT, Louisiana – It’s Wednesday and it’s time to Paws to heal for our four-legged friends. This week Kim Warren, Adoption and Volunteer Coordinator with Caddo Animal Services joins us on KTBS 3 News Midday to show us how we can make a big difference in the life of a furry friend. If you’re interested […]

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Metro animal welfare group of many honoring Betty White – 95.5 WSB

Who didn’t like Betty White? She was in show business for over eighty years and during that time a big fan of animals. Following her death before her 100th birthday, social media came up with the Betty White Challenge. The goal is to honor White and his work by donating five dollars or more to […]

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The RSPCA wants you! RSPCA Seeks To Diversify Its Animal Rescue Teams Across The Country

The oldest and largest animal welfare charity in the country is looking for new animal rescue officers across the country – and most importantly, the charity wants to attract people from diverse backgrounds. RSPCA rescuers have a unique place in society, cemented in their frontline work during the pandemic, not only helping animals but the […]

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Burlington County Animal Shelter waives adoption fees for January – Trentonian

WESTAMPTON – Burlington County Commissioners are encouraging residents to celebrate the New Year by adopting a new companion from the county animal shelter. The shelter at 35 Academy Drive in Westampton has many adorable pets looking to start 2022 with a loving family. As an incentive, the shelter waives all adoption fees for adult dogs […]

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Nanaimo SPCA Prioritizes Animal Welfare With Shelter Space Available During Peak Season | NanaimoNews NOW

However, there are times when the SPCA may ask someone if they can keep the animal. “Cats are definitely the first thing that comes into play. The owner surrenders, so people who can’t keep their cat for some reason anymore, this is the one where sometimes we have to say to people, ‘we’ll get back […]

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local animal rescue saves four siblings living under an abandoned trailer

“At times like these when the weather is considerably cold, it is bitter for you and me and for these animals. It is even worse, especially when they are in unfamiliar territories or environments, or even more when they don’t have access to regular food in a shelter, fresh water,” said Furry Friends Rockin Rescue […]

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Platform: Denise Donnelly from Bright Eyes Animal Shelter in Enniskillen

The story of Bright Eyes Animal Sanctuary is truly Pat Nolan’s story. He established the sanctuary in 1989, but before that he was already rescuing and caring for the animals. From a council house in Enniskillen, with people all complaining about cats and people insulting him, he built it and became well respected in the […]