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Louisville Metro Animal Services Celebrates Independence Day with $10 Pet Adoption “Let Freedom Wag”

Promotion runs until July 6e and applies to adoptions of kittens, puppies and dogs under 40 pounds. In recognition of Independence Day, Louisville Metro Animal Services (LMAS) is announcing ‘Let Freedom Wag’ $10 adoptions of kittens, puppies and dogs weighing less than 40 pounds, through Monday, July 6. “What better way to celebrate our independence […]

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Women steal kitten from Memphis Animal Services, police say – FOX13 News Memphis

WATCH: CAT BREAKERS: Women steal kitten from Memphis Animal Services, police say WATCH: CAT BREAKERS: Women steal kitten from Memphis Animal Services, police say MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Memphis Animal Services (MAS) is asking people to be on the lookout after two women stole a kitten from their animal shelter. A gray tabby kitten, just two […]

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Letter: Congratulations New West Animal Services Officer

License Inspectors’ and Bylaw Officers’ Association of British Columbia honors “role model and leader in the workplace” Editor: During the first week of June, the License Inspectors’ and Bylaw Officers’ Association of British Columbia (LIBOA) held its annual training conference from May 31 to June 3 in Whistler. The conference brings together local government law […]

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More pets get lost on July 4, Lubbock Animal Services urging you to microchip your pets before then

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) — Chances are your pets are afraid of fireworks. Just in time for fireworks season, Lubbock Animal Services is offering a free microchip for the month of June. Animal Services Operations Manager Steven Greene said with the weather in Lubbock, many fences are deteriorated, meaning pets could get out much more easily. […]

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LA Animal Services pleads for public adoption as shelters reach full capacity – NBC Los Angeles

Los Angeles animal shelters are running out of space for new animals and are asking for the public’s help in adopting or fostering pets. “We have taken action each month to increase animal adoptions, foster homes, animal transfers to rescue partners and animal returns home,” said Annette Ramirez, Chief Executive Officer. Acting LA Animal Services […]

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Petco Love invests in Antioch Animal Services to save and improve the lives of pets

Antioch, CA – Antioch Animal Services is set to receive a $5,000 grant from national non-profit Petco Love during a special celebration at East Lone Tree Petco at 5481 Lone Tree Way in Brentwood on Thursday, the 23 June 2022 at 11:00 a.m. in support of their lifesaving work for animals in Antioch, CA. Petco […]

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Orange County Animal Services lowers adoption fees to $25 as it reaches capacity

ORANGE COUNTY, Florida. – Orange County Animal Services is begging the community to adopt pets as it has reached capacity with over 700 animals in its care. The shelter said it received 114 animals on Thursday, making a total of 383 animals physically in its shelter and another 319 in foster care. [TRENDING: 4 Orlando […]

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Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society (AARCS) and Animal Services Promotion for National Pet Appreciation Week

In recognition of National Pet Appreciation Week, AARCS is hosting an adoption event and the City of Calgary is offering pet owners a microchip this Friday, June 10 and Saturday, June 11, 2022. AARCS AARCS hosts an adoption event, where a A $20,000 grant will be presented to AARCS by BOBS of Skechers and Petco […]

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Mississauga Animal Services rescues baby beaver separated from family

Preferred region How does this work? By Liam McConnell Published on June 3, 2022 at 8:20 p.m. Animal services found her little runaway separated from her family in Mississauga. A Mississauga wildlife rescue will have an unusual guest for a short time after a lone baby beaver is discovered in the city. The cub was […]

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Santa Rosa Animal Services begins process to help large numbers of unsocialized dogs

“These dogs are under-socialized, which means they’re not used to a lot of human contact,” said shelter veterinarian Dr. Megan Arevalo. “What we have done over the past week is just one step in a multi-step process. The next step after neutering and neutering all dogs is to start behavior modification with as many dogs […]

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LA Animal Services launches advocacy for adoption of cats and dogs

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — LA Animal Services is asking Angelenos to open their hearts and homes to dogs and cats in need of adoption — wrapping up a weekend of reduced fees Sunday at the agency’s six locations. “Our shelters are full and need YOU to help the dogs find homes,” according to an agency […]

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LA Animal Services launches advocacy for adoption of cats and dogs

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — LA Animal Services is asking Angelenos to open their hearts and homes to dogs and cats in need of adoption — wrapping up a weekend of reduced fees Sunday at the agency’s six locations. “Our shelters are full and need YOU to help the dogs find homes,” according to an agency […]

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LA Animal Services launches plea for adoption of dogs and cats from overcrowded shelters – NBC Los Angeles

LA Animal Services is asking Angelenos to open their hearts and homes to dogs and cats in need of adoption, offering discounted rates at the agency’s six locations Saturday and Sunday. “Our shelters are full and need YOU to help the dogs find homes,” according to an agency statement released Friday. As National Pet Month […]

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Dallas Animal Services says it’s been an “exceptionally bad” year for distemper and asks the public for help

tempera is a contagious, often fatal disease that attacks the respiratory, gastrointestinal and nervous systems of dogs. Dallas Animal Services has seen 112 cases of distemper since November, according to its website. That’s a small number out of the total number of dogs, but distemper is a serious disease, Dallas Animal Services spokesperson Marlo Clingman […]

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Animal Services Commission considers third site for shelter | pelican post

The Ascension Council recently approved an amendment (#3 if you count) to the 2022 operating and investment budgets adopted November 18, 2021. Changes included: OPERATIONAL BUDGET: Animal Services Fund – (Increased CARA Home Credit for additional payroll costs incurred while animals were housed at Lamar Dixon)Expenses and other uses of funding: Credits – Maison du […]

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Lompoc to explore options for animal services, potentially breaking with county | Local News

Last week, members of the Lompoc City Council asked city staff to start researching alternatives to contracting with Santa Barbara County for animal services after they got a glimpse of expected cost increases. for this service. “What is the law for us to have our own pound? You get vaccinated against rabies, we issue a […]

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Suspect who shot puppy with arrow wanted: RivCo Animal Services

RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA – A Chihuahua mix puppy was shot in the neck with an arrow in Desert Hot Springs on Monday, requiring emergency surgery that veterinarians say will save the pup’s life. The four-month-old female was found early Monday morning by a woman in the 15500 block of Avenida Florencita near Camino Campanero, according […]

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Rescue groups cite limits in partnership with Texas Animal Services

TEXARKANA, Texas — A Texarkana code officer says the city is working to keep a tight leash on stray dogs. Part of that effort includes working with local relief groups, Zoning Administrator Laura Puckett said. “We use Dawn Smith. There’s Christina Tutt, Midnight Run Rescue and Mimi with Muttley Crew.” However, only one rescue group […]

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Memphis Animal Services offers free adoptions May 20-22

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – As part of National Pet Rescue Day, Memphis Animal Services is waiving all adoption fees this weekend. Bounty Paper Towels covers costs for cats and dogs through a partnership with the Best Friends Animal Society network. “We are honored to join the Best Friends Animal Society to help save the lives of […]

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Wichita Falls Animal Services Waives Pet Adoption Fees

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Although Wichita Falls Animal Services officials said they tend to expect an increase in the number of animals housed at the recovery center at this time of year, the Animal Services Administrator Nicki Bacon said they are seeing higher numbers than usual. That’s why they’re waiving adoption fees this week in […]

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Animal Services warns of pet safety as temperatures rise

EL PASO, Texas – As the first 100 degree weather of the year approaches, El Paso Animal Services is reminding the community to keep their pets cool. Animal Services education coordinator Jessica Navarro said it’s during these times that pets suffer from heatstroke. She said some symptoms you can look for are gasping and excessive […]

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South Salt Lake Animal Services raises money for surgery after puppy was thrown out of car

SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah (ABC4) – South Salt Lake Animal Services (SSLAS) is looking to raise money for surgery after a puppy was thrown out of a car. SSLAS says the pup has two broken hind legs, two rib fractures, as well as bruises to the lungs. 117 wild horses died of flu The organization […]

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Public Safety and Animal Services make bids for $34 million from Newton SPLOST

COVINGTON, Ga. – Three Newton County public safety agencies this week presented their placement on the list of projects to be funded if voters renew the county’s SPLOST in November. On Monday, May 9, leaders from the Newton County Sheriff’s Office and Fire and Animal Services asked the county’s SPLOST Oversight Committee to recommend millions […]

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Fort Bend County Animal Services wins $50,000 grant for BIPOC-led organization

Fort Bend County Animal Services will use funds from Maddie’s Fund’s $50,000 grant to increase its presence in underserved communities; provide free or low-cost microchip and vaccine services; and to support adoption, volunteerism, community health initiatives, and educational and awareness programs. (Courtesy of Pexels) Fort Bend County Animal Services received a $50,000 grant from Maddie’s […]

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Animal Services hosts a free adoption on May 7

On Saturday, May 7, 2022, Loudoun County Animal Services will host a free “Homeward Bound” pet adoption event from noon to 6 p.m. Adoption fees will be waived for all available cats, kittens, dogs, puppies, small pets and reptiles during the event, which will take place at the Loudoun County Animal Shelter, 42225 Adoption Dr. […]

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County Department of Animal Services Urgently Needs Pet Foster Parents

The Miami-Dade County Department of Animal Services (Animal Services) has an urgent need for pet foster parents. Animal Services experiences an influx of animals to the shelter during the summer months, including orphaned kittens. To help with the goal of saving animal lives, Animal Services is looking for volunteers who can care for orphaned newborn […]

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Task Force Shares Suggestions Regarding Plainview Animal Services

Changes to impound fees, implementing surrender fees, changing the length of time a rescue can be held at the shelter, and changing volunteer guidelines – these are some of the suggestions shared this week with Plainview City Council regarding the operation of the local animal shelter. The council established an animal services task force in […]

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Two dogs seriously injured by built-in collars, according to Riverside Co. Animal Services

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Two dogs that were brought to Riverside County Animal Services suffered serious neck injuries and required treatment for what are commonly referred to as “embedded collars.” The ministry said the dogs’ conditions provide an opportunity to educate the public about the dangers of objects tied around animals’ necks for long periods of […]

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‘Share the love’ – kids read to kittens from El Paso Animal Services

EL PASO, Texas — Your children could read to kittens as part of a unique program about sharing love. Petco Love is on a mission to spread love and kindness. To do this, they partnered with 50 animal shelters across the country, including El Paso Animal Services. At the first event, children received a free […]

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A group of birds found by Mission Viejo Animal Services are adopted

MISSION VIEJO, CA — Thirty parakeets abandoned on a Laguna Niguel trail have been adopted, thanks to the efforts of the Mission Viejo Animal Services Center and an outpouring of community support, the city said in a statement Thursday. The parakeets were discovered by a Laguna Niguel resident on April 12 while walking his dog […]

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🌱 Urgent Need at Huntsville Animal Services + Drake State New Program

Up and over to them, Huntsville! Let’s kick off this Friday with everything you need to know about what’s happening in town today, including: Huntsville Animal Services urgently needed Drake State launches new workforce program Pelfrey named deputy manager of Marshall First, today’s weather forecast: Very hot with periods of sunshine. High: 82 Low: 58. […]

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About 240 dogs adopted by Dallas Animal Services after announcing it was running out of space

Just over a week after Dallas Animal Services announced it was running out of space for medium and large dogs, about 240 of the furry friends have found their forever homes. The shelter issued an urgent appeal on April 12 for people to consider fostering or adopting a puppy to prevent the euthanasia of healthy, […]

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Chatham Co. Animal Services is proposing changes to their ordinance

CHATHAM COUNTY, Ga. (WTOC) – You may not be able to tether your pet outdoors in Chatham County soon. The county animal service is proposing changes to its ordinances. Under the proposal, pet owners will be banned from using a single point of attachment. That is, using a rope with one end tied to a […]

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A fur family reunited thanks to Domestic Animal Services

Animal Services rangers and rescued kelpies. When kelpies Spud and Humphrey escaped from their backyard and washed up in a stormwater catchment pond, it was Domestic Animal Services (DAS) to the rescue. Family and friends of the dogs set out to find them, spending hours walking and driving calling out their names in the hope […]

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Animal Services organizes “Dollar Dog Days” for Easter

by: Luis Barrio Post : April 14, 2022 / 5:46 p.m. MDT Update: April 15, 2022 / 1:14 p.m. MDT EL PASO, TX (KTSM) — This Easter weekend, El Paso Animal Services will host a community-favorite adoption event, “Dollar Dog Days,” where all dog adoptions will be reduced to just $1. . The El Paso […]

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Dallas Animal Services calls for adoption as space runs out for dogs – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Dallas Animal Services says there is no more space for medium and large dogs and it urgently needs new homes for pets in need. The shelter currently cares for more than 375 dogs and plans to welcome hundreds more this week, DAS director MeLissa Webber said in a press release on Tuesday. Describing the situation […]

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

According to staff reports Many dogs and cats are available for adoption through Burke County Animal Services. Animal Services Shelter Technician Trinity Johnson wants all the animals at the shelter to find loving fur homes. These are the animals she has chosen to highlight this week. This week’s dog of the week is Ickis. “Ickis, […]

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Recognizing Animal Services for National Animal Care Appreciation Week

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — National Animal Care and Control Appreciation Week runs April 10-16, a time to recognize the many contributions of animal service officers, shelter and office staff, and volunteers of El Dorado County. “Working and volunteering in animal services requires a strong passion for helping animals and serving others,” said Henry Brzezinski, […]

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Recognize Animal Services in El Dorado County

​ RECOGNITION OF ANIMAL SERVICES IN EL DORADO COUNTY: National Animal Care and Control Appreciation Week runs April 10-16, 2022 (Placerville, CA) – National Animal Care and Control Appreciation Week runs April 10-16, 2022 – a time to recognize the many contributions of Animal Services Officers, Shelter and Office staff, and County Animal Services volunteers. […]

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Animal Services says to leave cats and kittens alone | News

PASCOCOUNTY — With kitten season approaching, Pasco County Animal Services said the best way to help stray or abandoned cats and kittens is to “leave them alone.” “We appreciate the compassion of well-meaning residents who want to help the kittens by taking them to a shelter; however, mum is usually nearby and will return soon […]

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

According to staff reports Many dogs and cats are available for adoption through Burke County Animal Services. Animal Services Shelter Technician Trinity Johnson wants all the animals at the shelter to find loving fur homes. These are the animals she has chosen to highlight this week. This week’s dog of the week is Axel. “Axel […]

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Animal Services will celebrate Earth Day with free adoptions

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – On Saturday, April 2, the city’s El Paso Animal Services reminds the community to consider adopting a shelter pet when looking for ways to help the community and the environment. Hundreds of shelter animals are currently waiting for a forever home. The department will have plenty of opportunities for the […]

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Animal Services Officers Share Helmet Camera Video Rescuing Dog Out Of LA River

A woman and her dog became trapped in the rain-swollen Los Angeles River on Monday, and while the woman was quickly brought to safety, the frightened dog broke free and waded into the rushing river, sparking an effort dramatic rescue of almost 90 minutes. CBSA The Los Angeles Fire Department reported that the woman and […]

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

According to staff reports Many dogs and cats are available for adoption through Burke County Animal Services. Animal Services Shelter Technician Trinity Johnson wants all the animals at the shelter to find loving fur homes. These are the animals she has chosen to highlight this week. This week’s dog of the week is Almond. “Almond […]

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Protest against access to the Mesilla Valley Animal Services Center

LAS CRUCES – A group of hardworking volunteers barked a lot for animal service officials. About 20 demonstrators, made up of volunteers from the Mesilla Valley Animal Services Center, adoptive animal parents and a handful of children, disrupted the daily activities of the town hall and a monthly meeting of the Board of Directors Thursday […]

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Memphis Animal Services is in desperate need of foster/adoptive families

MAS manager Alexis Pugh said last week they needed 48 kennels for incoming dogs but only had two available. MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Memphis Animal Services urgently needs foster families and adopters to open their homes to a new furry friend. MAS Director Alexis Pugh posted on Facebook that while many Memphis residents have helped, many […]

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Montgomery County Animal Services (“MCAS”) Partners with Petco Love to “Give Companions Their Best Luck” During National Pet Vaccination Month in March

CONROE, TX – MCAS is partnering with national nonprofit Petco Love to give pets their best shot at healthy lives by hosting a free pet vaccine event on March 27. Petco Love has established March as “National Pet Vaccination Month” to encourage pet parents to keep their pets up to date on vaccinations and will […]

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Second Chance Animal Services performs its 65,000th sterilization operation

WORCESTER, Mass. (WWLP) – Second Chance Animal Services have performed their 65,000th neutering operation at the Second Chance Community Veterinary Hospital in Worcester. The surgery patient was an 11-month-old cavapoo named Jax. A local animal control officer from a nonprofit called Helping Hand Program brought Jax in. The program lends a helping hand to other […]

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Winnipeg animal services are overflowing with dogs looking for new homes – Winnipeg

Looking for a new best friend? The City of Winnipeg Animal Services Branch may be able to assist you. Leland Gordon of Animal Services says the municipal facility is filled to the brim with dogs looking for homes. “We don’t know if people have dogs during the pandemic and now they’re going back to work, […]

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Local Living: Columbia Animal Services hosting an adoption special, Keep the Midlands Beautiful hosting a shoe order and more!

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO) — If you’re feeling lucky ahead of St. Patrick’s Day this Thursday, Columbia Animal Services is hosting a special adoption deal this week. Discover a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow, with all pet adoptions just $17 from now until this Saturday. If you want to bring home a […]

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Pet Adoptions at Winnebago County Animal Services |

ROCKFORD — As recently as 2017, less than half of all animals that entered Winnebago County animal services left the shelter alive. Each following year, the percentage of animals alive increased from 39% in 2017 to 50%, 66%, 70% and 84% in 2021, reports the Rockford Register Star. The improvement in numbers is no accident. […]

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Animal Services Needs Dog Homes Available | Community

Orange County Animal Services (OCAS) must find homes for the dogs available at the shelter. Recently, the number of dog adoptions at OCAS has decreased. OCAS staff report an increase in the length of time dogs stay at the shelter and the number of dogs is increasing. The Animal Services facility has many wonderful dogs […]

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Coyote attacks woman’s dog in Bedford, animal services warn it’s breeding season – CBS Dallas/Fort Worth

BEDFORD, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Bedford Animal Services said a woman told them a coyote attacked her dog near Bedford Road, south of SH 183. Additionally, there was a case of a close encounter between a coyote and a resident walking his dog one mile from where the animal was attacked. READ MORE: I-Team Investigates Rise […]

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Cumberland County Animal Services saves over 70% of animals in 2021

Cumberland County Animal Services announced that it has made significant progress in helping animals in Cumberland County over the past decade. In 2012, ten years ago, the shelter was only able to save 10% of cats and 44% of dogs entering the facility. In 2021, the department rescued over 60% of cats and 84% of […]

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Mesa County Animal Services helps reduce neutering costs at local veterinarians

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) – Mesa County Animal Services is working with eleven participating local veterinarians to provide spaying and neutering vouchers to pet owners. This is thanks to a generous grant from the Animal Assistance Foundation and will reduce costs to $25 per animal. The only requirement is proof of current rabies vaccination. The […]

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Help me ! Huntsville Animal Services celebrates International Day of the Rescue Cat

Published on February 25, 2022 Huntsville residents in need of a whiskered, purring companion are urged to bring home a cat or kitten from Huntsville Animal Services (HAS) in honor of International Rescue Cat Day. Observed annually on March 2, International Rescue Cat Day is designed to raise awareness of homeless cats and kittens and […]

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Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Center Board of Directors to Improve Shelter with More Staff and Better Compensation for Directors

AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) – The Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Center (SVASC) is having staffing issues, it has been a problem for years. On Friday February 25, during a meeting in Verona, the shelter’s board of directors shared its improvement plan. Animal advocates are happy to see things moving in the right direction. The plan […]

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Orange County NC Animal Services is running out of dog food for its pet food assistance pantry

Wednesday, The Orange County NC Animal Services department posted on Facebook that it was seeking donations of pet food, especially dog ​​food, for its Pet Food Assistance Pantry. The goal of the Pet Food Assistance Program is to help provide pet food to Orange County residents struggling to cover financial costs due to lost income […]

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SRC Animal Services welcomes a large number of dogs, needs your help

The shelter actively works with rescues across the United States to find placement for as many dogs as possible and through the Santa Rosa County Fair Association, they use the Agriplex exhibit hall as a staging area for over 70 dogs. from the particular case. Residents cannot visit the Agriplex to watch the dogs; at […]

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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}} His foster family says, “Pearl is a sweet older cat who would love a quiet home. She is very shy. She prefers her own room or space and will need time before she is comfortable enough to venture outside. She seeks affection and likes to […]

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Kern County Animal Services dedicates staff to enforcing illegal breeding in Bakersfield

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Effective March 1, a Kern County ordinance that makes it illegal to operate a pet store raising puppies or kittens without a license will be much more enforced. Kern County Animal Services announced in a social media post that beginning in March, they will be assigning a staff member to enforce […]

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The San Diego Humane Society is an animal service provider for 14 cities in the county

You find a stray animal. You’re worried about your neighbor’s dog barking. You must report an alleged case of cruelty or neglect. Or maybe you find an injured wild animal on your property. where do you turn to? For most of San Diego County, the answer is: San Diego Humane Society (SDHS). The organization is […]

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Sumter County Animal Services offers 10 great reasons to foster a dog or cat

Sumter County Animal Services offers you 10 good reasons to welcome a dog or a cat: 1. Foster homes groom a pet so adopters see the animal in a more relaxed state. Some animals are too excited or too shy when they are in the kennel. 2. Adopting a pet can be fun and good […]

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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}} His foster family says, “Pearl is a sweet older cat who would love a quiet home. She is very shy. She prefers her own room or space and will need time before she is comfortable enough to venture outside. She seeks affection and likes to […]

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Wichita Falls Animal Services Center special adoption fees for Valentine’s Day

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Still looking for something special to give someone special on Valentine’s Day? The Wichita Falls Animal Services Center has made it possible for you to get a lover for your lover, or even find one for yourself, at some point.paw– very low price. Until February 16, 2022, adoption fees for a […]

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Animal Services Supervisor Glena Jackson bids farewell to the four-legged residents of Turlock

All over Turlock, there are dogs and cats curled up comfortably in their forever homes thanks to the efforts of Turlock Animal Services, which has long been under the direction of Animal Services Supervisor Glena Jackson. Jackson recently retired after 24 years in law enforcement, most of it in animal services, but his efforts to […]

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Animals in distress? Mississauga Animal Services to the Rescue – City of Mississauga

Raccoons, skunks, coyotes, beavers, snapping turtles, swans are just a few examples of the type of wildlife that call Mississauga home. Mississauga Animal Services is a dedicated team of professionals dedicated to helping animals in need. As essential workers, they are available 24/7 to respond to animal-related concerns – from wildlife to pets. In […]

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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}} “Charlotte and Aiden arrived when they were just 8 weeks old, and they weren’t in the best of times. For the past few months, these two have been partying in their beautiful foster home and they’re ready to find their forever home! Charlotte and Aiden […]

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Dallas Animal Services urges people to foster and adopt pets as winter storm creates capacity issues

As the people of Dallas continue to take shelter from freezing temperatures, its furry inhabitants must also be kept warm. Noting that its facilities are increasingly overcrowded, Dallas Animal Services on Friday encouraged pet owners to bring their animals indoors — and urged people to consider fostering or adopting from the shelter. “The ice and […]

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Pasco Animal Services Receives National Recognition

NEW PORT RICHEY — Members of the Pasco County Animal Services team had their moment in the spotlight last month when they were congratulated on being selected as the 2021 Outstanding Agency of the Year by the National Animal Protection and Control Agency. The award recognized the team for “outstandingly maintaining an animal rescue rate […]

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Columbia Animal Services Offers New Volunteer Opportunity with Doggy Day Out | Colombia

Columbia Animal Services is offering a new service called Doggy Day Out as an opportunity for area residents to become more involved in the community. Doggy Day Out was created for volunteers to take dogs on day trips out of the shelter. Community members can pick up an adoptable dog from the shelter, take the […]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Lubbock Animal Services Reports Increase in Adoptions Amidst Holiday Season | KLBK | KAMC

LUBBOCK, Texas – The holiday season has warmed the hearts of many to the point that they have opened their home to a four-legged friend. On Monday, Mariah Losoya and her two sons were looking for their new family member. They wanted to take a rescue dog and give it another chance to have a […]

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Thirty horses ‘in very bad condition’ seized by animal services in California

Thirty horses, including several pregnant and lactating mares, were seized during an animal welfare investigation in Riverbank, Calif., Reports The Modesto Bee. Authorities have not disclosed the name of the person believed to be in charge of a farm on the property, and it is believed that two or more of the animals could be […]

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Pet of the Week at Burke County Animal Services | Local news

Daisy is Burke County Animal Services’ Dog of the Week. Rebel is Burke County Animal Services Cat of the Week. From staff reports Many dogs and cats are available for adoption at Burke County Animal Services. BCAS Shelter Technician Trinity Johnson wants all the animals in the shelter to find a furry loving home. These […]

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Animal services and partners promote foster families and adoptions during the holidays

Source: Santa Barbara County Animal Services Santa Barbara County Animal Services, Animal Shelter Assistance Program (ASAP) and Urgently Needed Shelter Rabbits (BUNS) will be holding a welcome promotion for the holidays from Saturday, December 18, 2021 to the Monday 3 January 2022. During Home for the Holidays, participating organizations want to engage the community to […]

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Plano’s animal services department faces new challenges

The Plano Animal Services department welcomed nearly 2,900 dogs during the 2019-2020 fiscal year. (Erick Pirayesh / Community Impact Journal) The Plano Animal Services department welcomes thousands of animals each year through pounds, owner discounts, disease prevention, shelter transfers and wild animal rescue. The department serves an area of ​​72 square miles that constitutes Plano. […]

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Pet of the Week at Burke County Animal Services | Local news

Dude is the dog of the week this week. Starbucks is the Cat of the Week this week. From staff reports Many dogs and cats are available for adoption at Burke County Animal Services. BCAS Shelter Technician Trinity Johnson wants all of the animals in the shelter to find fur loving homes. These are the […]

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Memphis Animal Services rescues pets affected by deadly Kentucky tornadoes

MEMPHIS, Tennessee (WMC) – The Kentucky Humane Society reports that hundreds of pets are homeless as a result of deadly tornadoes in Kentucky a week ago. The total number of homeless animals is currently unknown. The Memphis Animal Services (MAS) cat-only area is currently filled with cats rescued from tornadoes in Kentucky. “The Bowling Green […]

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Animal Services Rescue Dozens of Neglected Puppies at Southwest Miami-Dade Residence – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports

DORAL, FLA. (WSVN) – Dozens of dogs have been rescued and brought to Miami-Dade Animal Services after being rescued from a squalid house in Miami. “They had no lighting,” said Flora Beal, Miami-Dade County Animal Services. “They were pretty much in their own feces and urine. Some of them more than others. Dogs were seen […]

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🌱 Columbia Animal Services Special Holiday + SC Tourism Rebond

Hey, neighbors! It’s me again, Sean Peek, your Columbia Daily host. First of all, the weather forecast for the day: Sun and some clouds. High: 68 Low: 50. Here are the top 3 stories from Colombia today: Fancy adopting a four-legged friend this winter? Columbia Animal Services is running a special “Home for the Holidays” […]

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Memphis Animal Services offers $ 12 pet adoptions at holiday event – FOX13 News Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Memphis Animal Services is offering $ 12 pet adoptions at a 12 hour Christmas adoption event this weekend. The event, sponsored by PetSmart Charities, will be held on December 18 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the Memphis Animal Shelter, 2350 Appling City Cove. According to a statement from the shelter, […]

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SLO County Animal Services moves away from welcoming healthy stray cats

San Luis Obispo County Animal Services are moving away from welcoming stray cats that appear to be healthy and survive well outdoors. Eric Anderson is the director of animal services for San Luis Obispo County. He said the department has been hosting stray cats at the shelter for decades. But, Anderson said, the number of […]

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Bay County Animal Services Hosts “Caturday” Adoption Event

BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WMBB) – While CrossFit and cats may seem like an unlikely duo, Panama City CrossFit was able to help cats and kittens find their forever homes at an adoption event this morning. Bay County Animal Services hosted a “Caturday” adoption event to kick off their partnership with Panama City CrossFit. The idea […]

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Pet of the Week at Burke County Animal Services | Local news

Cindy is this week’s Dog of the Week at Burke County Animal Services. Foggy is this week’s Cat of the Week at Burke County Animal Services. From staff reports Many dogs and cats are available for adoption at Burke County Animal Services. BCAS Shelter Technician Trinity Johnson wants all of the animals in the shelter […]

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Animal advocates form organization to help run Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Center

AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) – A group of animal rights activists in the Shenandoah Valley have formed their own organization and submitted an offer to lead the Shenandoah Valley Animal Service Center at Lyndhurst. It’s called the Augusta County Pet Project, and it formed in just three weeks in response to Waynesboro’s search for a […]

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Bossier City Animal Services organizes events on Thursday and Saturday

A dog waits to be adopted at the animal shelter in the town of Bossier. Space is hard to find and should be corrected with improvements planned by city leaders. (Stacey Tinsley / Presse-Tribune) Bossier City Animal Services press release: Bossier City Animal Services is organizing its Annual Kitten Extravaganza, in partnership with Hand in […]

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Winnebago County Animal Services wants to “empty the shelter”

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) – A local animal shelter makes it easier for people to add a furry friend to their family for the holidays. Winnebago County Animal Services, 4517 N Main St, hosts “Empty the Shelter” Tuesday through Saturday. It is part of the Bissell Foundation’s national “Holiday Hope” event, which takes place across the […]

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Pet of the Week at Burke County Animal Services | Local news

Thanos is a 2 year old dog ready to be adopted by Burke County Animal Services. Paws is a 2 year old cat ready to be adopted by Burke County Animal Services. Many dogs and cats are available for adoption at Burke County Animal Services. Animal shelter technician Trinity Johnson wants all of the animals […]

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Animal Services Receives $ 75,000 Grant for PetSmart Charities; Support rescue efforts

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – Officials at El Paso Animal Services announced Thursday that they have received a $ 75,000 grant from PetSmart Charities. “We are more than grateful to PetSmart Charities for their generosity and commitment to helping house pets here in El Paso,” said Acting Director Ramon Herrera. “The Animal Services team are […]

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Huntsville Animal Services Reduces Orphan Pet Fees for Home for the Holidays Promotion

Published on December 1, 2021 Huntsville Animal Services (HAS) wants to put furry friends into loving homes this holiday season and are cutting the fees to make it happen. As part of its “Holiday Home” promotion, the HAS waives adoption fees on 25 different animals that will be presented on Facebook.com/HuntsvilleAnimalServices every day before Christmas. […]

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Animal Services waives adoption fees through Bissell Empty the Shelters

Adoption fees will be waived from December 6 to 20 Special Press Gazette / USA TODAY NETWORK | Santa Rosa Newspaper MILTON – BISSELL Pet Foundation is bringing hope for sheltering pets across the country this holiday season with its Empty the Shelters – Holiday Hope adoption event from December 6-20. At each national event, […]

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Support Hot Springs Animal Services

There’s been a lot of talk lately, especially on social media, about our community animal shelter, Hot Springs Animal Services – “Don’t take the stray animals you found in town, they’ll go. kill them ”, https: // www. .hotsr.com / news / 2021 / Nov / 28 / support-hot-springs-animal-services / “Do not adopt in town […]

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

Diesel is a 3 year old male ready for adoption. Garfield is a 1 year old male ready for adoption. Many dogs and cats are available for adoption at Burke County Animal Services. Elizabeth Guffey, Animal Services Coordinator at BCAS, wants all of the animals in the shelter to find fur loving homes. These are […]