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5 Tech Trends Helping Unbanked People Access Financial Services

Mobile banking is booming. Online payment services are all the rage. These are two of the findings of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp’s 2021 National Survey. on unbanked and underbanked households, a biennial survey investigation which measures the means and degrees to which Americans access safe and affordable banking services. The agency partnered with the […]

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Halloween-themed pet parade raises money for local animal shelter

The sound of excited barking floated through Indian Lake Park on Sunday afternoon, where 50 dogs and their owners prepared to show off their costumes while raising money for a local animal shelter. The Howloween Pet Parade and Costume Contest to benefit Cross Your Paws Rescue drew animals from across the region, dressed in their […]

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Find your new ‘BOO’ in time for Halloween at Huntsville Animal Services

Published on October 29, 2022 Huntsville Animal Services invites anyone considering adopting a pet to come “find your new boo” just in time for Halloween. The shelter is fighting Black Dog Syndrome (BDS) this weekend with an unbeatable promotion. Adoption fees are waived for all adult cats and dogs with black or mostly black fur […]

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Meet Resale to the Rescue, a thrift store serving animal welfare

Sponsored The Resale to the Rescue team in front of their store in Pell City. (Jacob Blankenship / Bham Now) Resale to the Rescue is a Pell City non-profit thrift store that donates 100% – yes, you read that right – of its profits to Animal Savers Pell City, Inc (ASPCI). We spoke to Dana […]

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Kim and McGuire face off in Lake County Treasurer’s campaign – Chicago Tribune

Four years after becoming Lake County treasurer in a 2018 blue wave election, Mundelein Democrat Holly Kim faces a challenge from Republican Paula McGuire of Green Oaks. Kim touts nearly $10 million in investment income earned in 2020, up from $2 million four years ago, the launch of online billing to reduce printing and postage […]

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70 shelter animals find homes at Tacoma Animal Shelter adoption event in partnership with Tacoma Subaru – The Suburban Times

Submitted by Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County. In an effort to support animal welfare in the community and help the hardest-to-adopt shelter animals find loving homes, the Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County has partnered with Tacoma Subaru to host an event of adoption “Fall in Love”. This event was part of […]

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LA Animal Services Unveils Revamped Pet Adoption Website, More – Daily News

Los Angeles Animal Services unveiled a revamped website on Wednesday, October 26, which officials say will make it easier for people to find a four-legged friend to adopt or adopt, locate lost animals, apply or renew. an online pet license, find upcoming adoption events. and learn about the alternatives to abandoning a pet in a […]

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RSPCA fears animal welfare laws are ‘lost’

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) is warning that the country’s animal welfare standards could plummet as 44 animal welfare laws carried over from the EU could potentially be scrapped by a new draft law. law. Around 80% of all major animal welfare legislation in the UK was passed when […]

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Abandoned dogs sent to local shelter

Several dogs abandoned in an east Hamilton home have been turned over to an animal shelter weeks after their owners were evicted from the property and left them behind. The Highland Avenue home where the dogs were left has been a point of contention for the Crown Point East neighborhood. Nearby residents contacted The Spectator […]

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Abandoned dogs sent to local shelter

Several dogs abandoned in an east Hamilton home have been turned over to an animal shelter weeks after their owners were evicted from the property and left them behind. The Highland Avenue home where the dogs were left has been a point of contention for the Crown Point East neighborhood. Nearby residents contacted The Spectator […]

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Gold Hydrogen seeks $25 million for float

“This is the largest tenure position on potential naturally occurring hydrogen resources in Australia,” the pitch said. As hydrogen is the new energy terrain for the Australian energy market, the company is taking the age-old route of the Australian resource explorer to fund itself in production: an IPO and reliance on equity capital markets. It […]

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Koretz sends potential changes to animal services

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — Councilman Paul Koretz approved a series of his own motions seeking funding and adjustments to the Los Angeles Department of Animal Services through a committee on Monday. What do you want to know One of the motions calls for $3 million in emergency funding for animal services for the current fiscal […]

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Advocacy group wants to tackle overcrowded animal shelter in San Jose

Concern about overcrowding at the San Jose Animal Care Center prompted a group of local residents to form an advocacy group called Sustain Our Shelters. The San Jose Animal Care Center on Monterey Road has provided shelter and on-the-ground services to residents of San Jose, Cupertino, Los Gatos, Milpitas and Saratoga since 2004. As of […]

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Mike Gibb is an Aberdeen writer and animal welfare campaigner

Mike Gibb could never be accused of sticking to one niche. As an author, playwright, historian, animal charity campaigner and avid sports fan, the Aberdonian has brought to life all manner of previously hidden stories, hailed unsung stalwarts of football – with the help of Sir Alex Ferguson in one of his works – and […]

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Canine operations suspended at Pasco Animal Services due to contagious virus

Animal services suspend adoptions due to virus Reporting by Jonée Lewis LAND O’ LAKES, Florida. – Pasco County Animal Services (PCAS) announces that it is suspending dog adoptions, admissions, surgeries and rescue transfers for 14 days due to the presence of canine pneumovirus. It is a highly contagious virus that causes respiratory illnesses in dogs. […]

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Adoption fees temporarily waived at DC animal shelter this weekend

The Humane Rescue Alliance is waiving adoption fees at a Friday-Sunday event. As Halloween approaches, you may need a playmate to keep you scared away or a friendly face to keep you company during the scary movies – consider adopting while the costs are temporarily removed from a DC animal shelter this weekend. The Humane […]

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Sue Berry joins Peggy Adams Animal Rescue as new CEO

Sue Berry with her dogs Mason and Dudley. The Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League recently announced that Loxahatchee resident Sue Berry will be the new executive director of the nonprofit animal rescue organization. Berry began her animal welfare career as a volunteer for the New Hampshire SPCA in 2001. She joined the staff in 2004 […]

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Normandy animal sanctuary owner asks town to expand animal welfare amid fight to get kennel license | New

On the shore of Lake Thunderbird sits just under seven acres of grassy land, home to a nurse, her roommate and 60 dogs. Naomi Gooch, owner of Dogs Love You Forever, has been rescuing dogs and housing them on her property since 2011. She always wanted to lead a rescue, and the rural farming rank […]

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Chesapeake Animal Rescue Shortlisted for National Award | New

CHESAPEAKE Pitiful Paws Rescue is one of 25 finalists in a nationwide competition to honor and help organizations that help animals. Presented by Land Rover, the second annual Defender Service Awards honor organizations for their work in favor of animals in several categories. As a finalist in the Animal Welfare category, Pitiful Paws Rescue will […]

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Guilford Animal Services urges residents to protect their pets in cold weather

GREENSBORO – With frost setting in this morning, Guilford County Animal Services is reminding residents to take extra steps to protect their dogs, cats and other pets in cold weather. “If it’s too cold for you, it’s too cold for your pets,” the department said in a news release today. Small, hairless, and short-haired dogs […]

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PourMyBeer offers a more efficient way to serve drinks

If you’ve ever stood in line at a bar or a drinks cart, you’ve probably felt frustrated. This is exactly what gave the idea of For MyBeverageoriginally known as PourMyBeer. The company uses innovative technology to solve this near universal problem. Learn about their system and the company’s journey in this week’s Small Business Spotlight. […]

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St Giles Animal Shelter sees an increase in the number of locked puppies

LIKE many other animal welfare charities, St Giles Animal Rescue in Wrantage is picking up the pieces following an increase in the number of people buying puppies during the pandemic. More than half of St Giles’ dogs are two- to three-year-old puppies whose owners have gone back to work, leaving the pooches alone all day, […]

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The Animal Welfare Association is teaming up with Subaru for the automaker’s annual “Make a Dog’s Day” event in Camden on October 19

Attendees can enjoy dog-themed games including “Bark” sketball, dog food giveaway, “Ask the Trainer” sessions, food trucks, free mobile vaccination clinic, free microchips for dogs and cats, and more! VOORHEES, NJ – animal protection association (AWA), the oldest and largest low-cost spaying clinic, adoption center and no-kill animal shelter in South of Jerseyin partnership with […]

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US bank earnings show consumer finances ‘do not show high risk’

By Andrew Keshner Prices continue to soar as September inflation data came in higher than expected earlier this week Despite all the worries about pinching inflation and the possibility of a recession, just-released big bank earnings reports indicate that the wallets of many ordinary Americans are generally holding up as they do facing higher prices […]

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Louisville Metro Animal Services asks for community support as shelter exceeds capacity

The Louisville Metro Animal Services is operating at overcapacity and they need more people ready to adopt. “The staff are exhausted and we’re doing everything we can to maintain our No Kill status here at the animal shelter,” said Allen Gerlach, Louisville Metro As some hopeful adopters rally to help, workers say they’re they can’t […]

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Animal Shelter Partners continues to support county shelter | Local News

Animal shelters across the country have a big problem they’re all facing – a serious lack of funding. Nonprofit shelters rely heavily on fundraising to keep doors open and find families to adopt abandoned dogs, cats and other pets. Government-run shelters, like the Coos County Animal Shelter, also face serious shortcomings and rely on groups […]

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Are you looking for a best friend? Check out the animal welfare organization’s adoption campaign in Klang on October 16

KLANG: After a long hiatus from pet-related events in Klang, the canine welfare organization MDDB will finally hold an adoption campaign here. The event will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. outside the Thomas Animal Clinic in Taman Gembira here on Sunday (October 16) to look for homes for four puppies. MDDB adoption […]

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HSCO joins hurricane animal rescue efforts

The Humane Society of Central Oregon (HSCO) joined animal rescue efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian in Florida. On Sunday, October 9, an emergency airlift transported 181 animals from Florida to the West Coast to make way for the influx of animals following the hurricane. The HSCO team met the plane in Hillsboro, Oregon […]

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WOOFF charity shops in aid of Animal Rescue Algarve

Helping animals, people and the environment, one purchase at a time WOOFF stands for ‘Worn Only Once Furniture and Fashion’, and it’s a howl for innovative work to promote the sustainability of animal, human and environmental welfare in the Algarve. Founded by the animal welfare charity Animal Rescue Algarve (ARA), WOOFF charity shops can be […]

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COLORADO ANIMAL SHELTER: Animal shelters see adoption shortages in northern Colorado

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (KDVR) – Northern Colorado animal shelters are feeling the heat as adoption rates have dropped. Recent inflation and loss of jobs in our post-pandemic world has led to more animals in shelters not just in Colorado, but across the country. These shelters are crowded to say the least – although spring and […]

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Koretz unveils plan to improve Los Angeles Animal Services

Los Angeles City Councilman Paul Koretz, 5th District, released a damning report on the state of the Los Angeles Department of Animal Services along with a set of motions to improve it. (photo courtesy of the 5th District office) The Los Angeles Department of Animal Services only has enough resources to properly run four of […]

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New York counties urge state to investigate rural bank cuts

Joe Mahoney CNHI State Reporter ALBANY – Just as many merchandise retail businesses have boosted their online presence while reducing brick-and-mortar stores, many banks have closed branches, encouraging customers to use web-based services for their shopping services. account. This is a trend that has had a significant impact on residents of rural counties. According to […]

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Midland Animal Services demands more workers and better pay

Animal Services provided an update on their services provided while asking for an increase in staff and salary. MIDLAND, Texas — Prior to Tuesday morning’s meeting, the Midland City Council met with Midland Animal Services for an update on their services provided. Addressing the Council, Director of Animal Services Ty Coleman told the Council that […]

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Video Shows Man Stealing Dog From Philadelphia Animal Shelter – NBC10 Philadelphia

Surveillance video captured the moments a man walked into a Philadelphia animal shelter and stole a dog. Philadelphia’s Animal Care & Control team, commonly known as ACCT Philly, said the man left with Withers, one of the small dogs, from their location at the hunting park around 5 p.m. Monday. The video shows the man […]

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Margaret Green Animal Rescue is rehoming some of the 96 dogs on the puppy farm

CHARITY workers in Dorset described the scenes as ‘some of the worst they have witnessed’ after being called out to rescue dogs from a puppy farm. Margaret Green Animal Rescue housed some of the 96 dogs who were recovered from a property in Torquay, Devon. It happened after the charity was notified by the RSPCA […]

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The pandemic has worsened animal welfare abuses in Thai zoos and the pet trade | News | Eco-Enterprise

A ramshackle department store nestled among Bangkok’s skyscrapers is home to the rooftop Pata Zoo, where nearly 300 animals roam in cages littered with excrement, food scraps and trash. Bua Noi, the zoo’s main attraction and Thailand’s only known gorilla, was kept in a cage here for 30 years, isolated and alone. “This zoo does […]

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Animal welfare campaigners acquitted in Smithfield piglets case

In dollars and cents, the theft of two piglets from a sprawling farm in rural Utah was not a huge loss for its owner, Smithfield Foods, the world’s largest pork producer. But several weeks after a group of animal welfare activists posted a video online of their nightly foray into Circle Four Farms in Beaver […]

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Los Angeles councilman calls for changes to animal services amid criticism – Daily Breeze

By ERIC HE | city ​​news service Seeking to address the issues of underfunding and staffing shortages affecting animal shelters in Los Angeles, Councilman Paul Koretz today released a report on the state of Los Angeles Animal Services and filed a series requests for funding and adjustments to the department. The department has been the […]

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The application of animal services sterilization / sterilization is tightening

SAN ANGELO, Texas – Effective August 16, 2022, citizens who have failed to demonstrate compliance for neutering or neutering their pets have received citations through a newly approved process that allows violations to be issued by mail rather than in person. Animal Service Monthly Summary Report for September CC City of San Angelo Residents who […]

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RSPCA concerned about ‘potential animal rescue crisis’

MORE people are giving up their pets at a time when fewer people are adopting, raising fears of an ‘animal rescue crisis’. In Worcestershire, the total number of rehomed animals fell by 17%, from 351 in 2020 to 289 in 2021. The number of dogs fostered fell by 85%, from 39 in 2020 to six […]

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RSPCA concerned about ‘potential animal rescue crisis’

MORE people are giving up their pets at a time when fewer people are adopting, raising fears of an ‘animal rescue crisis’. In Worcestershire, the total number of rehomed animals fell by 17%, from 351 in 2020 to 289 in 2021. The number of dogs fostered fell by 85%, from 39 in 2020 to six […]

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Vicksburg seeks to fund a new animal shelter

Vicksburg, Miss. (WJTV) – The city of Vicksburg is working to build a new animal shelter. After bids came in hundreds of thousands of dollars over budget, city leaders worried about how to finance the entire project. Vicksburg leaders held an intense question-and-answer session with the public, who pleaded with leaders to build a new […]

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Animal welfare workers stress the importance of adoption

(WKBN) – It’s National Adopt a Shelter Dog Month. According to the ASPCA, each year 6.3 million pets enter shelters across the country. “The only thing that can help solve the problem is for people to adopt,” said Jane MacMurchy of the Animal Charity of Ohio. Valley TV icon Warren “Bud” Williamson dies MacMurchy says […]

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80s style promises a totally tubular era

It’s time to break out those parachute pants and put the collar on a polo shirt or two or maybe dust off that sweater dress so you can head to Sandite Team Animal Rescue’s Fifth Annual Rock ‘n Rescue: ’80s Style. The October 14 event will feature an excellent silent auction and best-dressed contest, and […]

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5 things you can do to protect your financial future | On your debt

Over the years, we’ve helped tens of thousands of people in Alabama and Mississippi get relief from their crippling debt. The why and how our help was needed is unique to each client. However, there are a few things that we found common in many cases. If you find yourself caught up in one or […]

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Elliot Lake SAD Animal Shelter is closed and looking for a new home

Volunteers and animal lovers were caught off guard on Friday when they discovered that the Society for Animals in Distress (SAD) animal shelter in Elliot Lake had been closed. “The Board of Directors of the Society for Animals in Distress has been informed of rapidly deteriorating conditions at the shelter at 33 Perini Rd. “In […]