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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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Fort Bend County Animal Shelter is in desperate need of foster families and adoptions

NEWS FROM KATY MAGAZINE March 14, 2022 By Natalie Cook-Clark Fort Bend County Pet Services reports a high number of dogs staying in their shelter for a long time. They desperately need foster families and families looking to adopt. Photos courtesy of Fort Bend County Animal Shelter Fort Bend County shelter reaches critical capacity Fort […]

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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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Wake County Animal Shelter Needs People To Adopt Dogs :: WRAL.com

By Jessica Patrick, WRAL Sr Multiplatform Producer. Raleigh, North Carolina – Unlike other county animal shelters in the state, especially those in rural areas, the Wake County Animal Center has not had to euthanize an animal since 2016. But that could change if adopters don’t help. The shelter, located at 820 Beacon Lake Drive in […]

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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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City selects Christie Banduch as animal shelter manager – Corridor News

Staff reports Jhe city of San Marcos announces the hiring of Christie Banduch as the city’s next Animal Services Manager. Banduch has worked for the San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter (SMRAS) as the Animal Shelter Supervisor for the past two years and has served as the Acting Director of Animal Services since April 2021. Head […]

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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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Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter Receives $142,000 Donation

Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter receives $142,000 donation from Walinski Revocable Trust. (Community Impact Newspaper) The Williamson County Commissioners Court accepted a $142,800 donation to the Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter at its Feb. 15 meeting. The donation was made by the Walinski Revocable Trust. According to county documents, Ted and Janet Waliniski were impressed […]

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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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Show some love: Temple Animal Shelter offers discount on pet adoptions | News

Temple Animals Services is waiving 50% of its usual adoption fee in February in honor of the late actress Betty White. “Betty White has dedicated her life to the health and welfare of animals,” said Amy Strunk, Animal Services Supervisor. “We thought this would be a great way to encourage people to visit our shelter […]

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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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Craven County Animal Services Seeks Answers for Abandoned Litter of Newborn Puppies

Craven County Animal Humane Services is seeking information on the person responsible for dumping a litter of newborn Pitbull puppies. Craven County Animal Humane Services is seeking information on the person responsible for dumping a litter of newborn Pitbull puppies. The Sun Journal contacted Craven Animal Protective Services and Major David McFadyen on Wednesday about […]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Animal shelter suspends admission and adoption of dogs due to outbreak of distemper

Alachua County Press Release Animal Resources & Care (formerly Animal Services) has documented at least 2 dogs infected with the distemper virus. The remaining dogs at the shelter are now in quarantine for at least 4 weeks as they are being watched for any infection. A proactive response plan has been developed to maximize rescues […]

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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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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 […]

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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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Amid Growing Population, Killeen Animal Shelter Strives to Become an Animal Shelter | Local news

The Killeen Animal Shelter is no stranger to adversity. Throughout its decades of history, the refuge has seen its fair share of problems, ranging from overcrowding to mismanagement. And with an ever-expanding service population, the shelter has often found itself unable to meet growing demand. Today, under the leadership of Animal Service Director Jessica Dunagan, […]

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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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Manatee Agrees to Own Bishop Animal Shelter in Bradenton

Bradenton Starting early next year, Manatee County will begin operating the Bishop Animal Shelter with a donation agreement valued at approximately $ 18 million. Manatee County officials officially accepted the donation from the Bishop Animal Shelter along 59th Street West on Tuesday afternoon. The Mary E. Parker Foundation first announced plans to donate the long-standing […]

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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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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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Inside a Hillsborough animal shelter, overwhelmed by an abnormal increase in the season

TAMPA – The black kitten from Kennel # AC-57 arrived unnamed at the shelter on the last day of November, nine weeks old and weighing 2.7 pounds. The staff christened him Darwin. Smoothing in his cage, he stretched his paws through the metal slats and showed the tuft of gray on his chest. As the […]

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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 […]

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Paws to be treated: 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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Bentonville to inaugurate new animal service and adoption center

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KNWA / KFTA) – The Town of Bentonville will celebrate a dedication ceremony for the new Bentonville Animal Services & Adoption Center on Wednesday, December 1 at 3:00 p.m. The 7,100 square foot building will be located at the corner of SW I and SW 41st Street. Construction could begin as early as […]

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Animal service center advocates continue to promote shelters

WAYNESBORO, Va. (WHSV) – Animal shelter advocates will speak at city and county meetings this week, continuing to highlight all of the hard work that is being done at the Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Center. The city of Waynesboro issued a request for proposals (RFP) last month, hoping to find someone to manage the shelter. […]

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Rogers Animal Shelter to Participate in National Pet Adoption Event “Holiday Hope”

ROGERS, Ark. (KNWA / KFTA) – Rogers Animal Services is one of more than 200 participating shelters across the country that are lowering adoption fees to help pets find their adoptive families. The BISSELL Pet Foundation is bringing hope to homeless pets across the country this holiday season with its “Empty Shelters – Holiday Hope” […]

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

Cashew is a 1-2 year old lab mix ready for adoption. Shadow is a 10 month old short haired cat ready for adoption. Many dogs and cats are available for adoption at Burke County Animal Services. Animal shelter technician Trinity Johnson wants all of the animals in the shelter to find a furry loving home. […]

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Orange County Animal Services Promotes Adoption and Announces Pre-Holiday Sleepover Program

November 18, 2021 Orange County Animal ServicesMedia contact: [email protected] Orange County, Florida – One week away from Thanksgiving, Orange County Animal Services is taking the opportunity to pull the chords and remind the community of the 147 dogs and 156 cats currently available at the shelter. “For some, the holidays can be a time of […]

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Bronwyn Stanford new director of animal services department

Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava recently announced the appointment of Bronwyn Stanford as the new director of the Miami-Dade Department of Animal Services following a nationwide search. Stanford comes to the county after a long career in government and nonprofit administration and child and family welfare, including strategic planning, budget management, relationship management and l […]

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Dallas Animal Services takes action to control spread of distemper virus – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Dallas Animal Services reports an increase in canine upper respiratory disease, including 15 confirmed cases of distemper virus in dogs currently or recently cared for. According to Dallas Animal Services, to prevent exposure of additional dogs, the organization temporarily limits canine intake to emergency cases only. Return requests from non-emerging owners will be connected to […]

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Dallas Animal Services exposed to distemper virus; Limit Dog Consumption – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – After confirming 15 cases of the distemper virus, Dallas Animal Services (DAS) is limiting its admission of dogs to emergency cases only. Rebate requests from non-emerging owners will be connected to the Pet Support hotline for other relocation options, officials said. Residents can access the hotline by calling 311. READ MORE: Not […]

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Local artist pays tribute to animal service center with mural

AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) – A local artist uses her skills to bring a splash of color and more attention to the Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Center. Ellen Morris has just completed her Masters of Fine Arts at Radford University. For her thesis project, she designed a mural for the animal shelter. “I wanted to […]

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Orange County Animal Services reports the best year ever for live releases. This is what it means

ORLANDO, Florida. – Orange County Animal Services announced its highest live release rate in its 52-year history on Wednesday. According to OCAS, a “live release rate” is a measure commonly used among shelter systems that divides the number of live results – combining adoptions, rescues, relocations, owner recoveries and trap-neutral return statistics – total results. […]

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LA Animal Services gives tips on keeping pets safe on Halloween – NBC Los Angeles

Officials at Los Angeles Animal Services are offering residents tips on how to keep their pets safe during Halloween celebrations. “For some pets … this night can be a nightmare because the sweet treats and part of the Halloween decor can be dangerous and even fatal for our animal companions, and even normally sweet pets […]

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Riverside County Director of Animal Services leaves – press enterprise

Riverside County Director of Animal Services is absent after 18 months on the job. Julie Bank “is no longer employed” by the county, spokeswoman Brooke Federico said by email Thursday evening, October 21. When asked to explain himself, Federico said she could only say that Bank was “no longer with the county”. The agenda of […]

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Humans can ‘strut’ on Saturday to help raise awareness of animal rescue | News, Sports, Jobs

Strutt Your Mutt Saturday to help raise awareness with animal rescue and shelter organizations. October 21, 2021. Courtesy of the Best Friends Animal Society The Best Friends Animal Society’s annual Strut Your Mutt is back with a virtual fundraiser that allows animal lovers across the country to raise funds for their favorite local shelter, rescue […]

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Canine Concerns: Dog Found Tied Up in Park Taken to Animal Shelter | New

A dog found in a Temple park this week sparked outrage on social media as residents sought to save him, believing he was chained and abandoned on city premises. The dog, a male Alaskan Husky, was discovered in Jaycee Park and later taken to the Temple Animal Shelter, Temple spokeswoman Alejandra Arreguin said. “Apparently the […]

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Ontario family distraught after puppy was held by animal services for almost two weeks because it could be a pit bull

TORONTO – A family in the Toronto area is in disbelief after their 12-month-old puppy escaped their home and was found by Animal Services, who no longer want to return the dog because it could be ‘a pit bull. Tommy Chang told CTV News Toronto on Monday that their family got the puppy, which they […]

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Animal Services Council to Meet Following New Shelter Opening

Guilford County is opening its brand new animal shelter, which comes with new optimism, new practices and a better, cleaner environment for the county’s animals. If you’d like to give advice to the Guilford County Animal Services Advisory Board at this critical juncture in the county’s animal care history, you will soon have your chance. […]

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Las Cruces City Council approves animal service center sculpture

LAS CRUCES – Public art featuring pet friends will showcase the city’s new and improved animal service center. Las Cruces City Council voted unanimously on Monday to approve the installation of a sculpture to be installed in the new Mesilla Valley Animal Services Center, which is under construction. Vito Di Bari’s freestanding steel sculpture design, […]

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Utahns and Salt Lake County Animal Services Help Animals Ravaged by Hurricane Ida in New Orleans

SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah (ABC4) – The Utahns are helping in Louisiana the areas hardest hit by Hurricane Ida. Salt Lake County Animal Services (SLCoAS) traveled to New Orleans to answer animal control calls, provide care for shelter animals, and help reunite lost animals with their owners. “Salt Lake County is honored to help the […]

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Huntsville Animal Services Hosts Spooktacular Adoption Campaign for Shelter Dogs

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama – Huntsville Animal Services is running a “spooky” adoption campaign for several shelter dogs on Monday, October 18. In association with the Huntsville Historic Preservation Commission (HHPC), the third annual campaign will aim to find four shelter dogs, Paco, Reno, Isabel and Casey, their forever homes. Long-time former member of Huntsville city council […]

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Power is restored to Killeen Animal Services | Local News

Electricity was restored to Killeen Animal Services after the facility lost power early Thursday after a heavy rain storm Wednesday night. Heather Buller, deputy director of recreation services at Killeen, said power to the town’s building was restored at 11 a.m. on Friday. However, Buller said the facility will remain closed on Friday. “We will […]

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Lubbock Animal Services provides assistance to pets and owners caught in animal hoarding

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) – Lubbock Animal Services (LAS) seized more than 20 dogs from a property near East 34th Street and Elm Avenue on Wednesday. Manager Steven Green says it’s an ongoing problem there and it’s not the first seizure there. While this particular investigation is ongoing, Greene says his team manages three to four […]

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Animal Services Poster Campaign | Orlando Political Observer (Orlando Politics)

For immediate release Help longtime shelter residents Cano and Davey find homes forever Orange County, Florida – Orange County Animal Services (OCAS) has reserved space on two Interstate 4 billboards for the month of October to highlight important messages about reporting animal cruelty and the need for parents host, as well as highlighting two specific […]

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Friends of the Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Center respond to shelter closure

AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) – The Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Center (SVASC) is closed until at least October 12 due to illness. For now, residents are therefore asked to call animal control with any stray animals. Friends of SVASC, a non-profit organization that helps the shelter pay for medical treatment for the animals, says it […]

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City Leaders Celebrate $ 8.958 Million Animal Services Installation

The City of Midland held a groundbreaking ceremony for the new $ 8.958 million animal services facility at 1200 N. Fairgrounds Road on Wednesday. Some highlights of the new facility include meeting and hospitality rooms to promote hands-on interaction with animals, 100% outdoor air exchange and no cross-contamination of the air, indoor / outdoor access […]