Skip to main content

The Latest

  • Ontario SPCA says hunt is on for puppy abuser in North York: Let's find culprit
    Ontario SPCA says hunt is on for puppy abuser in North York: Let's find culprit
    Calling this the worst case of animal cruelty that Toronto Animal Services veterinarian Dr. Stephanie Sparling has ever seen, authorities are asking for the public's help finding the culprit who tortured the young black Labrador retriever so...
  • Benson may test positive for FIP
    Upstate cat rescuer waiting on FIP diagnosis needs donations for rescued kitten
    An upstate South Carolina cat rescuer, Ash Truesdale, has a foster failure from a high-kill shelter who is now very sick. Normally Ash doesn't do a fundraiser for a personal kitty, but Benson, a black beauty pulled very sick at only eight week...
  • Ebola nurses dog to be tested for Ebola
    Urine and feces of dog belonging to Ebola nurse to be tested for virus
    A week has passed since the dog belonging to Dallas nurse Nina Pham was placed in the care of Dallas City Animal Services department on October 11 after his owner was hospitalized when she tested positive for the Ebola virus.This article details...
  • Reward offered for missing NC service dog
    Reward issued for missing North Carolina service dog
    According to an October 17 report by Fox Carolina News, a reward has been issued for a North Carolina service dog.Deputies in the Sylva, North Carolina area have issued a reward for a 140-pound Great Dane named Dom, who has been missing since July...
  • October 25th is National Make a Difference Day
    October 25th is National Make a Difference Day
    The video above shows the importance of human pet interaction. However, this kind of attention simply cannot happen in a shelter. It is simple numbers 30-40 pets to one person who has another job to do as well. October 25th is marked by volunteers...
  • Great update on Zola, abused dog in Orlando Florida
    Great update on Zola, abused dog in Orlando Florida
    I'm happy to report that Zola is now in the care of FurEver Friendz rescue in Spring Hill, Florida. She had her freedom ride on Friday, October 17th, and is currently in the care of a foster family. She's going to need donations for her...
  • Bubba, as well as his owner, had stopped eating
    Elderly man has made a complete turnaround after being reunited with his dog
    This is the story of a man and his faithful companion, and how they both almost died without each other. TODAY.com reported the story October 16. The elderly man has made a complete turnaround since being reunited at the hospitalJames Wathen, 73,...
  • Dog found burned alive in Detroit
    Dog found burned, possibly alive, in a garbage can in Detroit
    A burned dog was found in a Detroit garbage can on Friday, October 17, 2014 and the Michigan Humane Society is looking for help finding the persons responsible, according to the Michigan Humane Society Facebook page.Investigators suspect the dog...
  • PAWS Chicago hosted Jackson Galaxy last Wednesday
    PAWS Chicago hosted Jackson Galaxy last Wednesday
    JACKSON GALAXY, the star ofAnimal Planet’sMy Cat from Hell is also an acclaimed author and cat behaviorist. Last week, Wednesday, October 15th from 7:00 until 9:00 p.m., this exceptional cat person gave a private lecture and book signing to...
  • Bentley on October 18th
    A tale of two dogs: Bentley and Excalibur
    New pictures released last night by Dallas Animal Services show Bentley playing in a room with toys and interacting with a member of the veterinary emergency team. If you can read dog language, the photos show a happy engaged dog. It is clear...
  • Man saves his dog from drowning
    Florida man saves his dog by performing CPR
    A golden retriever-pit bull mix is lucky to be alive today, thanks to her owner Andrew Burtschin, 29, of Key Largo, Florida. Burtschin performed CPR on Shadow, his furry female companion, and brought her back to life after she swallowed a...
  • Sauk County Humane Society and the Mess Inside
    What Do Bullies and Sauk County Humane Society Have in Common...Lots
    One of the many things I love about living in Wisconsin is that the state is chocked full of animal lovers. From border to border, county to county, city to city…even street to street…animal lovers are everywhere.Another thing that I...
  • Family cat found hanging from fence with belt around neck
    Cat found hanging from fence with belt around her neck
    A Roseville, CA family is mourning the death of their family cat, Sassy Girl, after she was found dead hanging from a belt that was wrapped around her neck, according to KCRA. She was found hanging from a picket fence, reported the Placer SPCA...
  • dog rescued from Oregon river gorge
    Oregon Humane Society's rescue team rescued 2nd dog from same river
    Oregon Humane Society's technical rescue team has saved another dog in the Columbia River Gorge.According to a news release from OHS, a dog named Kenny was rescued about midnight Friday after falling off a cliff into Eagle Creek near High...
  • Midwest BunFest 2014 offers many educational opportunities
    Midwest BunFest 2014 offers many educational opportunities
    Midwest BunFest returns! On Saturday, Nov 8, 2014, the Ohio House Rabbit Rescuewill again proudly host the largest rabbit festival and exposition in the Eastern United States.The only event of its kind in the Midwest, Bunfest is organized by...