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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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Euthanasia date canceled at Estill animal shelter due to rescue efforts

According to the director of Estill Animal Shelter, Amy Walters, the date originally planned for this Thursday has been canceled from this morning. Walters says that’s largely due to rescues and adoptions that have moved more than 30 dogs out of the overcrowded shelter, or predicts that at press time a […]

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Appeal for funds to operate the animal shelter

SPCA KK currently houses 240 dogs and 66 cats. KOTA KINABALU (February 26): Lack of funds and fundraising difficulties are common issues and challenges faced by almost all animal welfare and welfare groups. The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) Kota Kinabalu also has only RM60,000 left in its bank account, just […]

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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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Photographer raises funds for animal shelter

HOLLY SPRINGS, NC — Flowers die, chocolates are devoured, but photos last forever. That’s part of why Tonya Hurter offers mini Valentine’s Day photography sessions at her Holly Springs studio. The other part is his passion for helping animals. What do you want to know Tonya Hurter Photography is offering Valentine’s Day mini-sessions as a […]

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Animal welfare organization confiscates 11 puppies whose tails were recently docked in Gugulethu

Eleven puppies had their tails tied up with rubber bands. Thirteen boerboels were confiscated from a backyard breeder Gugulethu. Eleven newborn puppies had their tails recently docked with rubber bands. Police said they were investigating a case of animal cruelty. The Animal Welfare Society of South Africa (AWS) confiscated a pair of boerboels and their […]

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Calderdale Animal Rescue Center faces closure if a new site isn’t found – how you can help

The Pennine Animal Welfare Society, known to everyone affectionately as PAWS, is facing closure following ‘devastating news’ that their owner wants them to vacate their current site by August 5. Animal Rescue, which opened in 2007, became a registered charity in 2014 and works within a 15 mile radius of Todmorden to help rescue, rehabilitate […]

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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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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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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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Boris Johnson ‘allowed’ Afghan animal rescue despite denials – here’s how people are reacting

Boris Johnson has categorically denied personally authorizing the rescue of animals from a British animal charity in Afghanistan – but now leaked emails from a whistleblower appear to claim otherwise. On Wednesday January 26, the select committee for foreign affairs – which is investigating the withdrawal from Afghanistan last summer – published two emails this […]

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The Baghdad animal shelter is mobilizing to help stray animals

Bella the dog is barely standing after being abused, but there is hope as she receives the care she needs at a Baghdad animal shelter and shelter, an organization that aims to become the first veterinary clinic in Iraq for stray animals. The Baghdad Animal Rescue opened about a week ago, and Bella, a nervous […]

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Stray animals find comfort at animal shelter in Iraq

Published on: 01/23/2022 – 04:18Amended: 01/23/2022 – 04:16 Baghdad (AFP) – Bella, the dog, is barely standing after being abused, but is now being cared for at a Baghdad shelter that hopes to become Iraq’s first veterinary clinic for stray animals. The Baghdad Animal Rescue opened about a week ago, and Bella, a nervous fox-like […]

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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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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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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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San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter Animals of the Week

Dog of the week: Gobber Gobber is super cuddly, very energetic, as smart as a whip and loves food. This 3 year old Rhodesian Ridgeback/Shepherd mix needs an adopter with plenty of patience and the time to train him properly. Since he has such energy, taking daily walks or playing catch will set him up […]

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Fargo animal shelter struggles to find pet homes, hopes to avoid euthanasia – InForum

FARGO – Close your collection of tea cups and get out of your La-Z-Boy, folks. Ninja is in the house. He’s got 60 pounds of bulldozer and crowd personality, all wrapped up in a muscular pit lab body finished with a nice lumpy head on one end and a whiplash tail that could hit Sheetrock […]

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Burlington County Animal Shelter waives adoption fees for January – Trentonian

WESTAMPTON – Burlington County Commissioners are encouraging residents to celebrate the New Year by adopting a new companion from the county animal shelter. The shelter at 35 Academy Drive in Westampton has many adorable pets looking to start 2022 with a loving family. As an incentive, the shelter waives all adoption fees for adult dogs […]

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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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The Original Factory Shop is raising funds with the community for a local animal shelter this Christmas

A local store in Plympton raised money for a charity partner, Gables Cats and Dogs home ahead of Christmas to help the animals. The Original Factory Shop asked the local community in a Facebook poll to choose a charity they would like to help this year and together they raised £ 203.75 for the animal […]

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Nancy Bulluck – a life that sparked an animal rescue movement | News

The animal rescue world and the Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation lost a champion when Nancy Bulluck of Waynesville passed away on December 15. The story of Sarge, a German Shepherd dog, sparked a movement led by Bulluck, which resulted in the Sarge Animal Rescue Foundation. Thanks to the determination and drive of Bulluck and his […]

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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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Ten Ways To Support Your Local Animal Rescue This Christmas

A SUSSEX pet food company has asked rescue centers across the country to see what they need for Christmas. Eight independent rescue centers across the UK have shared their ‘wishlists’ with pet food company Arden Grange. Here’s what they really need for Christmas and how you can help them: 1. Donate money Regular donation is […]

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Champion Petfoods Donates 3.7 Million Pet Meals to Animal Care Groups

Press release: Champion Petfoods Champion Petfoods, an award-winning pet food manufacturer, donated over 3.7 million meals of ORIJEN and ACANA nutritious pet food to animal welfare organizations in 2021 to help cats and pets. dogs in need, the company announced today. Recipients include more than 40 local animal welfare organizations surrounding the kitchens in Acheson, […]

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Animal welfare officials share tips on pet safety while on vacation

As Christmas approaches, animal welfare officials in the Rio Rancho area have given advice to pet owners to ensure the holidays are enjoyable not only for them, but also for their canine companions and felines. What if your pet were to accompany you on a long trip? Sandoval County Animal Care Associate Kelli Mortensen said […]

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Animal Rescue Cumbria exceeds fundraising target

An animal charity has exceeded its fundraising goal. Animal Rescue Cumbria held a fundraiser they call The Big Give Christmas Challenge to raise money to develop their shelter in 2022, their 50th anniversary. Animal Rescue Cumbria has been rescuing, rehabilitating and welcoming cats and dogs since 1972. Written on their fundraising page, it reads: “The […]

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Animal Rescue Cumbria exceeds fundraising target

An animal charity has exceeded its fundraising goal. Animal Rescue Cumbria held a fundraiser they call The Big Give Christmas Challenge to raise money to develop their shelter in 2022, their 50th anniversary. Animal Rescue Cumbria has been rescuing, rehabilitating and welcoming cats and dogs since 1972. Written on their fundraising page, it reads: “The […]

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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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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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Ojibwa Revive Cultural Traditions and Animal Welfare in Northern Minnesota

CASS LAKE, Minnesota (AP) – Animal neglect was such a problem on the Leech Lake Reservation in northern Minnesota, with basic services like spaying out of reach for many due to poverty and distance, that packs of stray dogs sometimes brought traffic to a stop on the main road. Today, stray dogs are rare. Children […]

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RTL 5minutes – Animal welfare: How does an animal rescue operation work?

Our colleagues from RTL 5 Minutes asked the Schifflange Animal Protection Association what improvements could be made in this area in Luxembourg. On November 12, the Association for the protection of animals of Schifflange (APAS), in collaboration with several other organizations for the protection of animals and individuals, took in nearly 200 animals from the […]

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Crypto Charity Token Pawthereum Donates Record $ 100,000 to Seattle Animal Rescue

As part of the donation, the name of the crypto charity group will now adorn the “Pawthereum Small Mammal Hall” as hundreds of animal friends receive medical and recovery services there each year. Pawthereum has been busy forming friendships with animal rescues around the world. SEATTLE, WASHINGTON, United States, November 22, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – Pawthereum […]

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Six-year-old Brendan donates spending money to animal shelter | County Chief of St George and Sutherland

+5 The head of a local animal shelter who received a pocket money donation from a six-year-old Engadine boy called the gesture a “great example” of the caring community in which we live. Brendan Allen, a kindergarten student at Engadin Public School, saved his money to buy three new clam pools to help keep dogs […]

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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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Watch Now: Tulsa Animal Welfare Shuts Down Indefinitely to Deal With Outbreak of Distemper | Local News

The Tulsa Animal Welfare shelter is closed indefinitely as staff work to treat cases of canine distemper. Tulsa World File The shelter vet explains how many dogs were affected and how the virus was identified. Tulsa Animal Welfare announced an indefinite shutdown on Wednesday morning as staff work to contain the spread of the distemper […]

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Animal welfare acted “legally” in dog euthanasia, survey finds

An investigation into the euthanasia of rescue dogs conducted by the Animal Welfare Directorate found that it had acted “legally” and “according to approved and established procedure”. Management detailed the incidents of assault and attacks on humans and animals that led to their decision. The investigation was sparked after activists brought to light the case […]

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Animal Welfare Association’s senior pet programs waive adoption fees for older shelter residents

Animal Welfare Association’s senior pet programs waive adoption fees for older shelter residents November is Senior Pet Adoption Month November 01, 2021 Voorhees, NJ – Senior animals are usually the last to be adopted from a shelter – according to the ASPCA, senior dogs only have a 25% adoption rate compared to the 60% adoption […]

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Animal rescue efforts provide care and shelter after Hurricane Ida

Northampton, MA –News Direct – FedEx Corporation Photo credit: IFAW Courtesy of ASPCA On August 29, Hurricane Ida, a Category 4 storm, hit the Gulf of Louisiana coast and caused massive destruction, flooding and power outages. For animal welfare organizations like the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals® (ASPCA®), disaster response has […]

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Do you want a pet? Foothills Animal Shelter offering 50% off adoption fees this weekend – CBS Denver

By Shawna Khalafi GOLDEN, Colorado (CBS4) – The Foothills Animal Shelter in Golden has a high capacity, with over 100 adoptable animals looking for a forever home. The shelter is offering a special 50% adoption discount this weekend to encourage people to adopt. READ MORE: Jury finds Rogel Aguilera-Mederos guilty of 4 counts of manslaughter […]

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‘Clear the Shelter’: Minneapolis Animal Shelter waives adoption fees – WCCO

UPDATE (6 p.m.): Minneapolis Animal Care and Control says all dogs available on Tuesday have been adopted. However, they say more dogs will be available on Wednesday, as well as more cats. The push to “clean up the shelter” will continue from 3pm to 8pm on Wednesday. MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Minneapolis Animal Care and Control […]

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$ 35,000 Grant for Homeless Hounds Animal Rescue Victoria | The Stawell Times-News

A Northern Grampians Shire nonprofit pet desexualization program has received a sign of support from the state government with a large grant coming up. Western Victoria Labor MP Jaala Pulford praised Homeless Hounds Animal Rescue Victoria for receiving an animal deexing grant worth $ 35,000. “We are making sure that vulnerable Victorians can access free […]

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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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Animal rescue groups will pay hundreds of dollars for a business license in East Lothian from next week

Animal rescue groups will have to pay nearly £ 200 for a business license in East Lothian from next week. The local authority has agreed to charge animal welfare groups and relocation organizations £ 180 to register for a license from September 1, with a renewal fee of £ 191. This will mean a 50% […]