Animal welfare

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 […]

Animal rescue

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 […]

Animal society

“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 […]

Animal shelter

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 […]

Animal welfare

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, […]

Animal services

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 […]

Animal services

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 […]