Animal rescues

Endless Possibilities to Volunteer: Relaxation of restrictions in PA allows animal rescues to welcome more helping hands, host events

From animal rescues to sanctuaries, these are places that help those who cannot help themselves. Now they are trying to make up for lost time and lack of fundraising. LACKAWANNA COUNTY, PA – Like so many organizations, animal rescues and shelters in our region have suffered a double blow during the pandemic. Not as many […]

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30 tonnes of donated pet food for 36 area animal rescues starting Monday

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Austin-area animal rescue facilities are receiving donations of more than 30 tonnes of animal feed starting Monday. Tomlinson’s Feed is in charge of the massive business of providing over 60,000 pounds of food to 36 pet shelters in central Texas. It is the largest pet food drive in town and is fueled […]

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Hackers Targeting Animal Rescues, Potential Adopters With Online Scam

CINCINNATI (FOX19) – Animal rescuers report hackers are targeting them by taking control of their accounts and using them to scam potential adopters with money. Amy Goff runs Fred’s Mission Rescue and Sanctuary, and she said her rescue was affected by the scam. According to Goff, it started when she received a text from someone […]

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How animal rescues are helping northern Saskatchewan. communities reduce wandering populations

SASKATOON – Two Alberta rescue organizations are giving new life to 87 animals in northern Saskatchewan. The Saving Grace Animal Society visited the northern village of La Loche with the Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society (AARCS) in February. The village had contacted Saving Grace in hopes of reducing its stray dog ​​population. Erin Deems, executive […]

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Weiler’s fundraiser supports local animal rescues

Karen Bayerl, Kelly Weiler, Laura Weiler, Scott Bayerl at MHWF Over $ 6,000 raised Weiler convenience stores in Marshfield have started selling shirts specially designed to raise funds for local animal welfare organizations Marshfield Area Pet Shelter (MAPS) and the Midwest Horse Welfare Foundation. “Shelters don’t have any income, so they need all the funds […]

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Local animal rescues to participate in FREE ‘Clear The Shelters’ adoption events

Complete the Shelters event at the Berks County Animal Rescue League On Saturday, August 29, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., the Berks County Animal Rescue League will participate in Clear the Shelters, a national adoption event that has found more than 400,000 pet homes across the country since its inception in 2015. All […]

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How to help Delaware animal rescues during the COVID-19 pandemic

In recent times, humans have struggled to take care of themselves, let alone take care of homeless animals. During the coronavirus pandemic, Delaware animal rescue centers struggled to find funds, volunteers and adopters. Delaware’s contract animal shelter partner is the Brandywine Valley SPCA. Stray animals picked up by Animal Control go to its shelters. However, […]

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Inside a Changing Industry: Animal Rescues

Rachel Bender found herself painting to get through her forties, but she wanted a companion. His response was to take in 11 dogs in the past four months. She eventually adopted one: an 8-year-old beagle named Bagels. The 20-year-old UF psychologist was greeted by Faithful Friends Pet Rescue and Rehoming and the Humane Society of […]

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Rescues of struggling valley animals during COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic is having a big impact on animal rescues in the valley, which are now facing an increase in appeals for help from the public. With the county shelter no longer welcoming animals abandoned by their owners, those who wish to abandon their pets are turning to local rescues. “Many are losing, have […]

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PSPCA CEO calls for state funding for animal rescues, animal cruelty efforts

PHILADELPHIA, Pa .– The Pennsylvania SPCA or PSPCA wants state funding for statewide rescues and to help enforce state animal cruelty c … PHILADELPHIA, PA – The Pennsylvania SPCA or PSPCA wants state funding for statewide rescues and to help enforce the state’s animal cruelty code. Officials say a large majority of the state’s humanitarian […]