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19 Dogs Released at Yellowstone Valley Animal Shelter After Owner Arrested

BILLINGS – Nineteen dogs have been released at the Yellowstone Valley Animal Shelter after being rescued during an animal control raid from the property of a Billings man. Shelter workers say the sudden influx forces them to care for pets that need new safe homes. “There were five, I mean five adults, and the rest […]

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🌱 Change Kendrick Ave. Act? + Improvements to animal shelters?

Hey, Woonsocket people; today is National Coconut Pie Day! Sylvia here with your Sunday issue of Woonsocket Daily. Could the old one Boys and Girls Club Building become residential units? Also municipal Council will talk about improving animal shelters. Finally, you can always come in to play Radio Squares! First, today’s weather forecast: Rather sunny […]

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Fairhope Animal Shelter is offering $17 pet adoptions for St. Patrick’s Day

FAIRHOPE, Ala. (WKRG) – The Haven for Animals, an animal shelter in Fairhope, is offering pet adoptions for $17 during St. Patrick’s Day week. The promotion will run from Monday March 14 to Friday March 18. The reduced fee also covers all services included in the normal adoption fee, including spaying surgery, microchipping and registration, […]

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Ukrainian man refuses to give up his animal shelter and would rather ‘die’ than leave them

A man in Ukraine has been dubbed a hero after staying with his 400 animals amid the Russian invasion. His animal shelter is in the capital, Kyiv, where loud explosions have been occurring intensely since Putin invaded the country on February 24. Andrea Cisternino is an Italian photographer who now owns an animal shelter in […]

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Animal welfare advocates and veterinarians differ on advice offered for pets

As pet ownership has skyrocketed during the COVID pandemic, some animal welfare organizations say it’s time to find a new way to keep pets healthier and safer. But the state’s largest group of veterinarians argues that a new pet council would only cloud efforts to protect dogs, cats and other companion animals in the state. […]

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Maine’s animal welfare and protection laws again rank first in the nation

For the second year in a row, Maine has been ranked the top state in animal welfare and protection laws, according to a report by the Animal Legal Defense Fund. The fund’s year-end ranking report is organized into three tiers: top, middle, and bottom, and determines the effectiveness of animal welfare legislation in each state. […]

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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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Animal Rescue Tour Comes to Fayette County

Giving a voice to the voiceless, Jordan’s Way, a national nonprofit organization, will mark the next leg of its 50-state tour of Ohio and has chosen the Fayette Regional Humane Society (FRHS) as one of the destinations . The non-profit organization is on tour as it helps raise money for local animal shelters and […]

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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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Clare students turn to video to spread animal welfare message

ST ANNE’S COMMUNITY COLLEGE STUDENTS opted for video to get their message across on stopping cruelty to animals, writes Dan Danaher. The transition year pupils had planned to do a PowerPoint presentation on animal welfare for the pupils of Killaloe and Ballina Primary Schools. However, they chose not to pursue these plans due to the […]

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Mercer County Clerk’s Office Donates to EASEL Animal Shelter | Ewing’s Watcher

Following their annual holiday campaign to benefit local charities, Mercer County Clerk Paula Sollami Covello and her staff delivered a large amount of donations to both the Children’s Home Society of New Jersey and EASEL (Ewing Animal Rescue League). This year, the County Clerk and her staff along with County Courthouse staff and Trenton Fire […]

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‘A beautiful thing’ | Locals donate to animal rescue groups and shelters during ‘Betty White Challenge’ – Times-Standard

Actress Betty White died on December 31, just weeks shy of her long-awaited 100th birthday. In honor of her centenary, people around the world came together on January 17 to participate in the “Betty White Challenge”, a call for donations to shelters and animal rescue groups in memory of what would have been the birthday […]

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‘A beautiful thing’ | Locals donate to animal rescue groups and shelters during ‘Betty White Challenge’ – Times-Standard

Actress Betty White died on December 31, just weeks shy of her long-awaited 100th birthday. In honor of her centenary, people around the world came together on January 17 to participate in the “Betty White Challenge”, a call for donations to shelters and animal rescue groups in memory of what would have been the birthday […]

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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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Shelter manager to lead group of state animal shelters | Local News

The executive director of the Susquehanna Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Stacie Haynes, has been elected president of the New York State Animal Protection Federation. Haynes has served on the NYSAPF Board of Directors since 2019 and looks forward to her term as President. “I’m so thrilled to have the opportunity to […]

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RI Foundation awards nearly $500,000 in animal welfare grants

PROVIDENCE, RI (WPRI) – Some local animal shelters are now sharing nearly half a million dollars in grants thanks to the Rhode Island Foundation. Nearly $500,000 has been awarded to dozens of animal welfare programs across the state to support a range of uses, including low-cost veterinary care for pets in low-income households, preparing animals […]

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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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Jordan’s Way Continues National Animal Rescue Tour Across 50 States, Raising Over $3 Million | News

Cheyenne Animal Shelter Courtesy picture Movement heads to Wyoming to raise awareness for animal shelters nationwide Giving a voice to the voiceless, Jordan’s Path, a national nonprofit, will mark the next stop on its 50-state Wyoming tour as it helps raise money for local animal shelters and rescues across the country. Featured on outlets like […]

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LI animal shelter sees an influx of donations

Betty White Challenge Americans are donating money to animal shelters in honor of Betty White on what would have been her 100th birthday. HUNTINGTON, NY – Little Shelter Animal Rescue and Adoption Center in Huntington is honoring Betty White’s life and legacy with the rest of the world on what would have been her 100th […]

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Upstate Animal Shelters and Animal Rescue Centers

Are you looking for animal shelters near Greenville, SC, or other animal welfare and rescue organizations upstate? Maybe you’re looking to adopt a pet, or maybe you need to take care of your own pet or a stray animal that keeps coming to your home. One of the great things about our area is that […]

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Smyth invites ‘Betty White Challenge’ contributions to animal shelter – Huntington Now

Supervisor Ed Smyth invites residents to contribute to the Huntington Animal Shelter on Monday as part of the “Betty White Challenge.” White, the iconic TV actress, has a lifelong commitment to caring for animals, sponsoring animal health studies, paying for Hurricane Katrina animal rescues, and supporting numerous organizations non-profit related to animals. She died on […]

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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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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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Animal Welfare Cryptocurrency Pawthereum Makes Eighth Consecutive Donation With Gift to The REAL Bark

Pawthereum LOS ANGELES, CA, United States, December 22, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – Pawthereum, a cryptocurrency focused on animal welfare, made another donation with a $ 5,000 donation to The REAL Bark, located in Los Angeles, California. This donation is number eight of twelve in their current December campaign of “12 Days of Crypto Donations”. This ongoing […]

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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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Adoption fees dropped to $ 25 at Cincinnati animal shelter

CINCINNATI – With the Christmas season here, animal shelters across the state are hoping that people who want to add a pet to their family will consider adopting. A shelter in Cincinnati has cut its adoption fees for a limited time to encourage those on the fence. What would you like to know Adoption fees […]

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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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Cheyenne Animal Shelter Begins Empty Shelter Vacation Adoption Campaign

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) – December 7 marks the first day of Cheyenne Animal Shelter’s “Empty the Shelter” vacation adoption campaign, and they are encouraging the community to adopt a new companion for the vacation. “Here at the animal shelter, one of our main principles is to preserve and promote this human-animal bond. So […]

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MYR: Virtual Reality Improves Pre-Construction Decisions On Animal Shelter Project

Subscribe â–º Subscribe here to receive investor news and press releases from MYR Group Virtual reality (VR) and building information modeling (BIM) have enabled MYR group subsidiary Sturgeon Electric to make real-time pre-construction decisions for the Riverdale Animal Shelter Project. The shelter was Sturgeon Electric’s first project to use virtual reality to visit the different […]

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Animal welfare groups among those eager to donate Tuesday

Animal welfare groups among those eager to donate Tuesday Giving Tuesday is a flagship day for nonprofits around the world. It launches the season of giving for causes that work in our communities. The modern movement pushes back creeping consumerism. NOVATO, California – Giving Tuesday has set the bar for fundraising high after a banner […]

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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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Vicksburg board of directors approves animal shelter proposal – The Vicksburg Post

The mayor’s council and alderman approved a proposal totaling $ 117,300 with architect Michael Bernard with Animal Shelters of America for the design and administration of the construction of a new animal shelter for Vicksburg. The approval came at Wednesday’s board meeting. City attorney Nancy Thomas said the city will sign a contract with Bernard […]

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Pet Rescue Award Winners Announced

Cathy Beer, Founder of Rescue Awards, and Twinkle Rescue Pet. Photo: Jo Lyons Photography In another year that has been very difficult for rescue groups and animal shelters across the country, the Pet Insurance Australia Companion Animal Rescue Awards have announced the winners for 2021. The Rescue Awards are a national program that celebrates and […]

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‘Animals are not a commodity’: County set to approve new animal welfare policies | Horry County

Horry County Council members on Tuesday signaled their support for a major overhaul of the county’s animal welfare laws. The proposed policies, which only need one more favorable vote to become law, would ban puppy mills and outline the basic care that must be provided to pets. “I got extremely important support for the ordinance […]

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Lenoir County SPCA is the first animal shelter to receive a special grant from actress Katherine Heigl

KINSTON, NC (WNCT) – The Lenoir County SPCA is the first animal shelter chosen to receive a grant from the Katherine Heigl Foundation, in honor of her late friend, David. In a Facebook post, Heigl says the new grants will help pay for needed care. “I got a call from Nancy, and that’s all she […]

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Animal Control Service Changes, Animal Service Center

Posted on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at 5:03 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] (© Kristina Blokhin – stock.adobe.com) Augusta County is making temporary changes to services typically offered 24 hours […]

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Finding Families Forever: Lowcountry Animal Shelter Advocates For Adoptions

BEAUFORT, SC (WSAV) – With life slowly returning to normal, Animal Shelters in the Lowcountry are hoping people will continue to make adoptions. The staff of the Hilton Head Humanitarian Association said they are committed to finding forever families for homeless animals. “There are so many times someone comes and thinks about adopting and it’s […]

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Finalists Announced in 2021 Pet Rescue Awards

Photo: Jo Lyons Photography, Official Rescue Awards Photographer The Pet Insurance Australia Companion Animal Rescue Awards are delighted to announce the 2021 finalists, highlighting the rescue groups, animal shelters and pet welfare organizations that continue to save thousands of animal lives in these hard times. The Rescue Awards are Australia’s first and only national awards […]

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Ballarat named 2021 Companion Animal Rescue Awards finalist

The Pet Insurance Australia Companion Animal Rescue Awards have just announced the Ballarat Animal Shelter as a finalist in the “Outstanding Council Animal Shelter” category. The Rescue Awards shine a spotlight on the rescue groups, animal shelters and pet organizations that continue to save thousands of animal lives during these trying times of the COVID-19 […]

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Resources for animal services in Montgomery County dwindle due to pandemic

The pandemic and other challenges have strained the resources available at the Montgomery County Animal Shelter. (Jishnu Nair / Community Impact Journal) Montgomery County Animal Services, which operates the county animal shelter, suspended reception services for two weeks in August due to a combination of the spread of distemper among animals and an outbreak of […]

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Animal rescue farm near Sainte-Anne-de Prescott in dire need of food, supplies and volunteers

A local animal rescue farm needs a rescue of its own. Little dreams farm near Sainte-Anne-de Prescott has a shortage of food, shelter, building materials and volunteer labor, according to owner Marie-Josée Lambert. Lambert bought the 23-acre farm in November 2020 and started with around 80 animals. She now has 170 living on the site. […]