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Valencia County Commissioners Approve New Animal Ordinance; no connection

Train, not chain – that’s the message from Peralta resident Karen Kuehn now that dog chaining is banned in unincorporated areas of Valencia County. While tethering is allowed at Peralta, Kuehn wants pet owners to know that there are ways to keep dogs confined to a property without chain or expensive fencing. Kuehn found she […]

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Former senior RSPCA officers launch campaign to fix ‘broken’ animal welfare system | Animal wellbeing

Two RSPCA animal welfare experts have quit the organization to campaign for an independent national animal welfare commission, saying the current regulatory structure is “broken”. Dr Bidda Jones stepped down as scientific director of RSPCA Australia at the end of 2021, after 25 years. Dr Jed Goodfellow resigned as senior policy officer in October. On […]

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Prince Harry spotted at rodeo despite Meghan’s animal advocacy

Reading time: 3 minutes Prince Harry was spotted at a popular rodeo in Texas last weekend, raising eyebrows over animal cruelty issues. The Duke of Sussex’s partner – actress and animal rights activist Meghan Markle – was not present. Prince Harry, who now lives in Montecito, Calif., was pictured at the Stockyards Championship Rodeo in […]

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AMERICAN VETERINARY MEDICAL FOUNDATION AND MERCK ANIMAL HEALTH TO SUPPORT RELIEF EFFORTS IN UKRAINE

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., March 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Responding to urgent relief needs by UkraineThe American Veterinary Medical Association today announced that its charitable arm, the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF), will lead a $100,000 donation from Merck Animal Health to help pets in need, to support veterinary and animal welfare groups in the war-torn country […]

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Russian army continues to fire on zoos and animal shelters, Ukrainian Foreign Ministry says

As the Russian-Ukrainian war continues for the second week, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has claimed that the Russian military continues to bomb zoos and animal shelters in Ukraine. The ministry shared a message on Twitter, saying the Russian military is still bombing zoos and animal shelters and countless animals have been separated from their owners. […]

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Adopt digital avatars of rescued dogs: UAE animal shelter launches NFTs – News

Most of the funds will be used for animal rescue Photos: @straydogscenter – Facebook, provided Published: Mon 7 March 2022, 11:23 Stray Dogs Center UAE will launch non-fungible tokens (NFTs) in the coming week, becoming the first non-profit organization in the Middle East region to introduce this latest digital asset. NFT is a new model […]

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Ukraine: Animal Rescue Algarve takes action to make a difference

ARA, or Animal Rescue Algarve – the Loulé-based charity that has done so much for animal welfare in its brief years of existence – is springing into action with the aim of making a difference for the War-torn Ukraine. The organizers want to send two vans with a team of volunteers, goods and funds to […]

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ministry pleads for animal welfare | The Guardian Nigeria News

The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) said Nigeria needs to implement the best practices of the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) to access the international market. FMARD presented its submission at a National Animal Welfare Workshop in Lagos to sensitize stakeholders to promote and advance animal welfare in the country. Under […]

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Dozens of underweight dogs with skin infections seized by Animal Control

Animal services seized more than 70 dogs, many of them in poor condition, from a home in Santa Rosa County, Florida. Authorities gave the owner of the Gulf Breeze property – who previously ran a dog rescue center – a notice to comply and on Monday handed the dogs over to animal control. Santa Rosa […]

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Ex-TV host released on bail for role in animal importation case

Taipei, Feb. 22 (CNA) Former SET TV host Lee Tian-yi (李天怡) was released on a 500,000 Taiwan dollar (US$17,985) bail on Tuesday after being questioned the previous night on suspicion of profiteering and breach of faith in an animal importation case. Lee, her husband Kuo Jen-chieh (郭人杰) and the couple’s friend Tony Lee (李吳達), who […]

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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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Pet License Becomes The Hardest Thing For Animal Lovers To Obtain | Pune News

PUNE: The decision by the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) to introduce an online service for pet licenses has sparked controversy among animal welfare groups due to additional rules such as the need for a “ No Objection Certificate” (NOC) from housing companies and mandatory muzzling of pets in public places. Sarika Punde, PMC Veterinary Superintendent, […]

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Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Cargo launches Forever Home for animal rescue

Etihad Cargo has launched “Forever Home”, a new policy allowing the airline to respond to requests from animal rescue and welfare organizations for the non-profit transport of at-risk animals. “Forever Home reflects Etihad Cargo’s desire to assist in the relocation of live animal rescue missions, which may involve animals that have been abandoned, seized by […]

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Animal Justice Party MP Andy Meddick Submits Budget Bid for New Ballarat Animal Sanctuary | The mail

news, latest news, An upper house MP is backing the City of Ballarat’s plan to attract state government funds to build a new animal sanctuary to serve the wider region. Western Victoria MP Andy Meddick has submitted a budget bid to the state government to fund the proposed $11.5 million project. The council has already […]

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$12 million grant creates the Duffield Institute for Animal Behavior

With a new $12.1 million grant from the Dave & Cheryl Duffield Foundation, the College of Veterinary Medicine is launching a new institute focused on companion animal behavior that will serve as a one-of-a-kind resource for veterinarians and nationwide pet owners. The Duffield Institute for Animal Behavior will build on the college’s globally recognized academic, […]

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Etihad Cargo launches Forever Home for animal rescue

This non-profit at-risk live animal transport policy further supports the UAE’s commitment to animal welfare. Etihad Cargo, the freight and logistics arm of the Etihad Aviation Group, has launched Forever Home to support the non-profit transport of at-risk live animals. The new policy allows the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to consider […]

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Designer dog kennels will be auctioned off to benefit the Arizona Animal Welfare League

Designer dog kennels will be auctioned off to benefit the Arizona Animal Welfare League These dog houses will all be auctioned on February 25 at the 8th annual Design for Dogs event in partnership with Facings of America. All money raised will go to the Arizona Animal Welfare League. PHOENIX – From cantilevered ceilings to […]

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Etihad Cargo launches Forever Home for animal rescues

Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of the Etihad Aviation Group, has launched Forever Home, to support the non-profit transport of at-risk live animals. The new policy allows the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates to consider requests from bona fide animal rescue and welfare organizations for non-profit transportation of at-risk animals. Martin […]

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The San Diego Humane Society is an animal service provider for 14 cities in the county

You find a stray animal. You’re worried about your neighbor’s dog barking. You must report an alleged case of cruelty or neglect. Or maybe you find an injured wild animal on your property. where do you turn to? For most of San Diego County, the answer is: San Diego Humane Society (SDHS). The organization is […]

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Swiss voters reject animal testing ban

About 556,000 animals were used for experimental purposes in Switzerland last year, according to the Federal Office for Food Safety and Veterinary Affairs. The vast majority were mice (346,000), birds (66,000) and rats (52,000). © Keystone / Gaétan Bally Voters clearly rejected a complete ban on experiments on living beings in Switzerland. This is the […]

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Big win for animal welfare as US egg farmers go cage-free

Without much ado and even less public attention, the nation’s egg farmers are in the midst of a multi-billion dollar shift to cage-free eggs that is dramatically changing the lives of millions of hens in response to new laws and demands from restaurant chains. In a decade, the percentage of hens in non-cage keeping has […]

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Super fund: Aussies are embracing ethical investing to avoid money going to animal cruelty

Most of Australia’s 200 super funds have failed this crucial test, with calls for a closer look at where the sector’s $3 trillion in money goes. Shocking data has revealed that 90% of Australian super funds have no public policy that prevents members’ money from being invested in animal cruelty, prompting some young Australians to […]

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Record year for animal rescues amid devastating wildfires and floods in British Columbia: SPCA

VANCOUVER- After another year of the COVID-19 pandemic as well as a devastating wildfire season and historic flooding, the BC SPCA said it helped more animals in 2021 than ever before. In a news release on Monday, the animal welfare organization said it had helped a “record number” of animals in need across the province […]

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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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LPS students collect donations for Lawton Animal Welfare

LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) – Local students collect donations for Lawton Animal Welfare. Lawton Virtual Academy and Gateway Success Center students do it to celebrate the birthday of one of their teacher’s dog. Ralphie is a black Labrador who is about to turn nine on January 31 The students have celebrated the birthday of their teacher […]

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KBS Suspends ‘King of Tears, Lee Bang-won’ Following Animal Abuse Outcry

Animal rights organizations including the Korea Association for the Protection of Animals have come together to criticize the KBS series ‘The King of Tears, Lee Bang-won,’ which protests animal abuse in production , at the KBS headquarters in Yeouido, western Seoul, on Friday. (Yonhap) Public broadcaster KBS has announced a two-week hiatus from its historical […]

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Betty White Challenge raises nearly $37,000 for Loveland, Burgdorf-area animal rescues – Loveland Reporter-Herald

After Golden Girls star Betty White died on December 31, just weeks before her 100th birthday, fans were looking for a way to pay their respects. Spirit, a 2-year-old calico cat, shows off her meowing skills while waiting in a visitation room at the Larimer Humane Society Friday, January 21, 2022 in Loveland. (Jenny Sparks/Loveland […]

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The #BettyWhiteChallenge highlights the growth of animal philanthropy and the role of rescues

Betty White’s death on December 31, 2021 has inspired countless memories and celebrations of her life and brilliant television comedy work. The actress has also always loved animals, especially dogs. She cherished animals as companions and supported efforts to improve their well-being as an actor, advocate and donor. Inspired by this legacy, White’s fans are […]

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Charlotte Animal Rescues Raises Thousands in “Betty White Challenge” – WSOC TV

CHARLOTTE, NC — On what would have been her 100th birthday, fans of beloved actress Betty White honored her memory and dedication to animal welfare by donating to charities. rescue. Last week, posts about the #BettyWhiteChallenge quickly flooded social media sites, suggesting fans donate at least $5 to an animal rescue of their choice on […]

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Animal shelters see outpouring of support on Betty White’s birthday

Local “We’ve been really overwhelmed with the awareness and support from people.” Kevin Scanlon/The New York Times When Betty White passed away on Dec. 31, 2021, just weeks shy of her 100th birthday, she certainly left a legacy. While many remember her for her groundbreaking career and for being one of the “Golden Girls”, she […]

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‘Bingo with Betty’ raises funds for Animal Welfare League | News, Sports, Jobs

Staff Photo/Bob Coupland Bergen Giordani of BGMG Marketing, left, and Lori Shandor, CEO of the Trumbull County Animal Welfare League, right, stand near cutouts of the show’s cast “The Golden Girls” televised on Wednesday during a “Bingo with Betty” event which raised funds for the AWL in Vienna to help the animals at the shelter. […]

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Betty White Challenge raises tens of thousands of dollars for animal rescue in Maine

After beloved actress and animal welfare activist Betty White died on December 31, less than three weeks before she turned 100, fans almost immediately began planning a way to honor her. January 17, her birthday: a national fundraiser for animal rescue organizations dubbed the Betty White Challenge. The challenge, which encourages people to donate at […]

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Pope urged to reconsider comments on human children versus animal companions

In Defense of Animals’ Interfaith Vegan Coalition and the Compassionate Consortium oppose Pope Francis’ recent statement that not having children and living with cats and dogs are selfish acts. In his speech of January 5, Pope Francis said: “A lot of couples don’t have children because they don’t want to, or they only have one […]

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Veterinary forensic specialist seeks to identify cases of animal abuse in Japan

TOKYO – As there have been increasingly serious cases of cruelty to dogs, cats and other pets in Japan, veterinary forensic scientists who perform autopsies on dead animals play an important role in investigations as part of the police repression of malicious cases. The Mainichi Shimbun spoke to Aki Tanaka, 48, a professor at Nippon […]

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Animal welfare, police reform among new state laws

CALIFORNIA — Each year, state legislators send hundreds of bills to the governor in the hope that they will be enacted. Many fail and fall victim to the state’s lengthy legislative process. But last year, 770 bills became law, and many came into force on January 1. Here are some new laws that will affect […]

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Alberta animal rescues benefit from #BettyWhiteChallenge

Local animal rescue organizations say they are already benefiting from an initiative inspired by the late Hollywood icon Betty White. The animal lover passed away on December 31, 2021, just weeks before her 100th birthday. In order to honor the beloved actor on the occasion of what would have been his centennial celebration on January […]

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Donate to Lake Animal Hospital in Honor of Actress Betty White

Money will buy collars, leashes, toys and treats for the stray Through [email protected] | to January 07, 2022 Dolores Cullen | Storm Lake Times Bolt, the beautiful long haired black cat, has become the “pet” of Lake Animal Hospital’s Betty White campaign. This 13-pound hug is looking for a home. She’s two or three years […]

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RSPCA offers fun school vacations for young animal lovers

RSPCA Victoria will be offering a range of fun, engaging and educational programs for the upcoming school holidays, suitable for animal lovers of all ages. For the first time, the programs will be available in different formats to suit a variety of audiences – including face-to-face sessions which are a great option for working parents […]

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BVA welcomes Welsh plan for animal health and welfare

Homepage ” Other ” BVA welcomes Welsh plan for animal health and welfare January 5, 2022, 11:03 am The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has praised the Welsh Government’s One Health approach for the new Animal Health and Welfare Implementation Plan. The implementation plan sets out the Welsh Government’s priorities for the next few years (2022-2024) […]

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Local animal rescues team up to help cats

Donations large or small can help care for these cats until they find forever homes, (Photos courtesy of Kathy Goodwin) By MADDY VITALE Two local non-profit animal welfare organizations, SOS (Sea Isle Cats) and Cape Atlantic Cats of Ocean City are working together to rescue, foster, adopt, neuter and spay more than 35 cats that […]

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Rescues of animals in the valley benefit from the “Betty White Challenge”

News The beloved actress was well known for her love of animals. She worked with zoos, advocated for animals, and owned many pets. Tuesday January 4, 2022, 1:29 PM EST Update: Tuesday, January 4, 2022, 1:39 p.m. EST Betty White’s global loss turns into a push to support the Valley’s animals, as people donate to […]

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Betty White Death: LA Animal Organizations Say ‘Golden Girls’ Actress Was Longtime Zoo Champion, spcaLA

LOS ANGELES (KABC) – Betty White’s death left a gaping hole in Hollywood, and her impact on the city of Los Angeles extends beyond her career in television and film. Betty White leaves a monumental legacy on and off the stage, with a humor and humanity that touched lives everywhere and had a huge impact […]

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Iowa pork producers say they face hurdles with California’s new animal containment law

A California law prohibiting companies from selling eggs and pork from animals confined to small spaces will come into effect Jan. 1, but some pork producers and agribusiness groups say they need more time to comply and a clear understanding of how. Proposition 12, the ballot initiative adopted by California voters in 2018, bans state […]

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Trends in animal products from cell culture and fermentation to watch for in 2022

Close-up of a cell culture chicken. EAT RIGHT, INC. For many, the plan to repair the damage to the environment, public health and animal welfare caused by factory animal agriculture is important, but the prospect of humans giving up meat is just not realistic. For those, in cell culture (or “cultivated”, “clean”, “cell-based”, “laboratory-grown”, etc.) […]

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WATCH NOW: Overcrowded area animal shelters during vacations; means of effort to alleviate the crisis | Lake County News

The Humane Society of Hobart welcomes 2,7000 homeless animals annually with a staff of 15. She said the organization has used foster families, marketing campaigns, fundraisers and more to keep things going during the pandemic, but staff remain depleted and resources are rapidly dwindling. “In the first few weeks of the closure, we received three […]

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Animal welfare activist gives to widows of fallen soldiers

Founder of the Animal Welfare Organization of Nigeria (APON), Joseph Odika recently met the widows of deceased Nigerian soldiers in the 81 battalions and the brigade’s engineering unit at Mokola military barracks in Ibadan, to share food with widows for the celebration of Christmas. . Joseph who was there with some friends said: “I grew […]

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Cork Animal Charity Receives ‘Record’ Government Funding Before Christmas

A Christmas gift that will go the extra mile was given to the animal welfare charity Dog Action Welfare Group (DAWG) which received € 38,000 from the government. The money from the Department of Agriculture will go towards the charity’s most important expenses, namely vet bills, food and the kennel. DAWG spokesman Mayor O’Sullivan said […]

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Lawton Dealer Hosts Animal Rescue Fundraiser

LAWTON, Oklahoma (KSWO) – Billingsley Ford in Lawton is working to make sure animals in animal rescues receive goodies this holiday season. They’re fundraising for seven different animal rescues in southwest Oklahoma to help them meet their needs this time of year. Usually Billingsley would collect physical donations to distribute, but now monetary donations are […]

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

Pawthereum LOS ANGELES, CA, USA, December 22, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – Pawthereum, a cryptocurrency focused on animal welfare, made another donation with a donation of $ 5,000 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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Voter-approved Animal Welfare Bill to Revise Bill heads to Baker’s office

A last-minute legislative deal to rewrite key sections of a voter-approved animal welfare law landed on Gov. Charlie Baker’s desk on Monday, less than two weeks before a new one was scheduled to start regulations that could affect the availability of eggs and pork in Massachusetts. . After House and Senate negotiators announced a deal […]

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Edmonton Animal Cruelty Investigation Unit sets an example for other police services

It all started with a puppy they named Tucker. In 2017, Edmonton Police Department Constables Ilka Cunningham and Ted Dyck were sent on an animal cruelty appeal and found a puppy that had been beaten. “When we grabbed [the puppy]I noticed that one of his eyes was pretty bloodshot, ”Cunningham said. “We took him to […]

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Thinking of buying a puppy? Hear these animal welfare heroes first

Thinking of buying a puppy? Hear these animal welfare heroes first Calendar An icon of a desk calendar. to cancel An icon depicting a circle with a diagonal line across. Caret A block arrow icon pointing right. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook A Facebook “f” brand icon. Google An icon of the […]

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UPDATE: Family requests tornado and animal contributions in honor of plane crash victim

UPDATE PUBLISHED AT 9:00 a.m. 15, 2021 NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – The family of one of the two victims of the deadly Friday afternoon plane crash in Lincoln County have asked for contributions in his memory to be made to the victims of the tornado Where Lowell ‘Nick’ Strong / Betts & West Funeral Home […]

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Animal Rescue League opens home for vacation app

The program tries to place pets in foster care to spend the holiday season in the warmth of a home Birdsboro, Pa .– The Animal Rescue League of Berks County has opened applications for families who may be interested in becoming short-term foster homes for the holidays so that pets can enjoy the warmth and […]

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Tuscaloosa Animal Shelter seeks help in competition for $ 25,000 grant

Last month, the Tuscaloosa Animal Shelter received a check for $ 1,000 from pet supply company Petco. Now, Tuscaloosa residents have the opportunity to get up to $ 25,000 more for the local animal shelter through Petco’s People’s Choice contest. All they have to do is submit an online vote at petcolove.org/lovestories until noon Wednesday. […]

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Companies File Complaint As California Animal Welfare Law Expected To Come Into Force – WIZM 92.3FM 1410AM

ELLIOTT, Iowa (AP) – A coalition of California restaurants and grocery stores has filed a lawsuit to block the implementation of a new farm animal welfare law, adding to uncertainty over if bacon and other fresh pork products will be much more expensive or in short supply. in the state where the new rules come […]

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Loudoun Animal Shelter Offers Free Pet Adoptions For The Holidays

On Saturday, December 18, Loudoun County Animal Services will host “Empty Shelters – Home for the Holidays”, their annual adoption event free of charge from 11 am to 6 pm. Adoption fees will be waived for all available pets including cats, kittens, dogs, small pets, and livestock. And to help as many pets as possible […]

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Three animal rescues will benefit from the opening of Pet Supplies Plus

adoptable kittens at MAPS Customers can vote for the winning organization this weekend MARSHFIELD, WI (OnFocus) — As Pet Supplies Plus celebrates with a grand opening this weekend, the local business will also be giving back to the community. “With every purchase during opening weekend, each neighbor will receive a voting chip to vote for […]

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Remember animal rescues over the years in Norfolk

Posted: 8:40 am October 10, 2021 Norfolk is one of the country’s most important locations for wildlife, with its diverse habitat bringing many species to the area. Having such a variety of wildlife also means that over the years there have been many occasions when people have had to step in and rescue an injured […]

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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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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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Some animal rescues warn pet surrenders increase as pre-pandemic life returns

For Amanda McClughan, it’s like the Saving Grace Animal Society phone never stops ringing. Although the rush for puppy adoptions during the pandemic has slowed, animal rescue in the small village of Alix, Alta. Still receives many calls from people wishing to adopt animals in their care. But in recent weeks, there have been a […]

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Ready to adopt a pet? Here are 6 great animal rescues from NJ

One of the serious consequences of the pandemic has been that people in financial difficulty realize that they cannot take care of their pets. This caused the displacement of many cats and dogs. The good news is that there are a lot of people who are interested in adopting an animal. You may have dreamed […]

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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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Ally joins Alex Bowman in a race to help animal rescues

Bowman will take over driving duties from the Ally-sponsored No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet in the Cup Series in 2021, following the retirement of seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson from full-time competition. Ally announced Thursday that she is donating $75,000 to the Humane Society of Charlotte, which plans to transfer more than 600 animals to their […]

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Animal rescues fear COVID-19 animal shelter restrictions will remain

DRAPER — Bonney Thom can’t imagine her newly adopted cat, Bleau LeBeare, trying to fend for herself as a feral cat. “It’s awful, absolutely awful,” she said of the woman who found him being told to leave him in the field where he jumped into his car because he was in good health and was […]