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 […]

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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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“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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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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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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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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More than 800 parakeets deposited in the Detroit Animal Welfare Group shelter in Michigan

ROMEO, Mich. (KABC) – Michigan animal control officers have seized more than 800 parakeets living inside a home. A man alerted authorities when he found the birds in a room in his father’s house in Detroit. Investigators say the father had mental problems. The birds were all alive, but clearly in distress. Many of them […]

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Ocean State Job Lot Donates To Animal Protection Groups

Staff reports December 28, 2021Updated: 28 Dec. 2021 4:26 p.m. animal welfare donation program.”/> A representative from Halfway Home Rescue joins Ocean State Job Lot associates Tom Brown and Luana Onofrio in accepting a donation from the Ocean State Jot Lot “To the Rescue” animal welfare donation program. Ocean State Job Lots / Photo Contribution […]

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Abused and neglected ‘lucky’ rescued by local police and animal welfare center in NJ

Abused and neglected dog found by police investigating a crime on Christmas Eve is lucky to be alive. His adoptive name therefore takes on its full meaning. Irvington officers found the dog they named Lucky so badly injured that a leg had to be amputated. He was also covered in maggots and had knots and […]