Animal rescues

Local animal rescues are hosting an adoption event

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WMBB) — Some pets have now found their forever fur. The local cat shelter, Mew Tew Refuge, held an adoption event at Camping World in Panama City on Saturday and Sunday afternoon. The event featured cats of all ages, from babies to adults. Panama City celebrates Oktoberfest Mew Tew Refuge also partnered […]

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Animal Rescues Face Food, Shelter and Healthcare Challenges | Local News

While most communities in Madison County rely on private or government partnerships to rescue animals, there are many challenges, including housing, food, and Indiana law spay/neuter requirements before they cannot be relocated. The rights of owners who have had confiscated animals come into conflict with immediate rescue needs as they care for confiscated animals. People […]

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Rotary Lake in the Hills club donates to local animal rescues

On September 9, the Lake in the Hills Rotary Club had the great pleasure of welcoming a mixer with the Algonquin / Lake in the Hills Chamber of Commerce to provide funds to three major animal rescues. Hoof, Woof and Meow, On Angels Wings and Bark of an Angel all received checks totaling $ 3,400 […]

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Tulare County Animal Services on standby for large animal rescue during fires

Tulare County Animal Services officials are still arranging logistics for people with animals in communities where the KNP Complex fire is burning. So far, a series of three fires have burned more than 1,000 acres of Sequoia National Park. Tulare County Animal Services Manager Cassie Heffington provided information and is awaiting approval of more details […]

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Eastern Iowa Animal Rescues Unite to Help the Humane Society of Louisiana

Eastern Iowa Animal Rescues are coming together to help Louisiana animal shelters that were impacted by Hurricane Ida. Meagan Koehler, founder of It Takes a Village Animal Rescue and Resources, is one of many organizations that collect animal food for the Humane Society of Louisiana. Many dropped off donations, one of them was Beth VanZandt […]

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Two animal rescues from central Ohio travel to Louisiana to help animals in need after Ida

COLUMBUS (WCMH) – Recovery from the devastation caused by Hurricane Ida continues, with thousands of people from Louisiana to New York still without power, food and other essential supplies. This dire situation also extends to people’s pets. Two central Ohio women active in animal rescues are now doing their part to help by raising donations […]

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Rescue of local animals in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto in need of foster families, adopters

Founded in Round Rock in 2010 by Lisa Taylor, foster-based Blue Dog Rescue serves central Texas on its mission to find good homes for the dogs in their care. As the annual ‘puppy season’ fills shelters across the region with animals in need of homes, local rescues need foster homes and volunteers as well as […]

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Animal rescues in South Florida bring relief to New Orleans shelters

American Humane talks about its animal rescue efforts in real time On Sunday, 18 dogs were transported from New Orleans-area shelters to Big Dog Ranch Rescue in Loxahatchee Groves ahead of Ida’s disastrous punch. “Everyone has such a sense of accomplishment when we do this,” said Robin Friedman, executive director of Big Dog Ranch Rescue. […]

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South Florida animal rescues bring relief to New Orleans shelters

LOXAHATCHEE GROVES, Fla. – American Humane talks about its animal rescue efforts in real time On Sunday, 18 dogs were transported from New Orleans-area shelters to Big Dog Ranch Rescue in Loxahatchee Groves ahead of Ida’s disastrous punch. “Everyone has such a sense of accomplishment when we do this,” said Robin Friedman, executive director of […]