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  • Dog abandoned in crate in restroom in NY
    Crated dog abandoned in restroom, sick, thin and severely matted
    A male terrier, approximately three years old, was found abandoned in a restroom in Kent, New York on Saturday, November 22, 2014, according to WABC.The small white dog was left in a crate in a Pelton Pond restroom where park employees discovered...
  • Don't forget your cat
    Include your cat in your vacation plans
    The holidays are fast approaching, and for many this is a time when we travel to be with our friends and family. But in the commotion and confusion of this hectic season, it unfortunately becomes a time to put off essential choices in your cat's...
  • Prolong your cat's life
    Help kitty live a longer lifeHelp kitty live a longer life
    Closely keep an eye on your cat. Watch for changes in his/her appetite on a daily basis. A top-quality dry food and some first-rate canned cat food should be fed to kitty twice a day. Put out only a small amount of dry food at a time so it doesn't...
  • Petco plans to buy online retailer Drs. Foster and Smith
    Petco plans to buy online retailer Drs. Foster and Smith
    San Diego, California based national pet supply retail chain, Petco has agreed to buy Rhinelander, Wisconsin based on-line pet retailer Drs. Foster and Smith, founded by Wisconsin veterinarians. This purchase will combine two of the largest pet...
  • Asha
    Dog waited for months for her family after deadly explosion at house
    Several months ago, an explosion leveled a house in Kansas City, Missouri, killing a man and two dogs. Another man who lived at the house was left with devastating injuries following the blast and that person never returned to the house which had...
  • Dog tries in vain to wake his friend who died in street after car hit and run
    Dog tries in vain to wake his friend who died in street after car hit and run
    My initial mindset was not to report on the story told in the video. The very thought of this animals tragic plight was just too heartbreaking. However, after thinking about it a little more I decided I needed to take into consideration the dog...
  • Montreal Worldwide #FURFREEFRIDAY
    LUSH Cosmetics and Vaute Couture join the Montreal SPCA during FUR FREE FRIDAY
    Montreal, November 25, 2014 – The Montreal SPCA sent out a press release informing that in honor of Fur-Free-Friday on November 28th, they will be holding a fun and interactive event to celebrate this day and Make Fur History.Fur-Free Friday...
  • Arabella
    Volunteer favorite will be killed on Wednesday if adopter is not found
    A lovely pit bull mix named "Arabella," was surrendered to theContra Costa County Animal Services facility in Martinez, California, over a month ago - and now, her time has run out.The seven-year-old dog will be put down on Wednesday ...
  • Hop
    Independent rescuer died and over 45 dogs are now in need of help
    An independent rescuer who lived in Troup, Texas, recently died and the 45+ dogs who had been in her care are now in need of help. According to an individual who is trying to assist with the sad situation, the burden of caring for the dozens of...
  • West Covina police dog shot multiple times by fleeing suspect
    West Covina police dog shot multiple times by fleeing suspect
    A West Covina police dog is expected to have followup surgery on Tuesday after having been shot by a suspect on Sunday attempting to flee from authorities reported the LATimes.com.The two-year-old Belgian Malinois, Reiko was shot multiple times...
  • Pitiful stray dog ridiculed on Instagram becomes heartwarming rescue story
    Pitiful stray dog ridiculed on Instagram becomes heartwarming rescue story
    Pumpkin was a Houston stray dog that was photographed because of her shocking condition with severe hair loss from chemical burns on her body. She had also been shot by a pellet gun. Instead of trying to get help for her the person took the...
  • Two friends
    One More Lesson - Preparing to Say Goodbye
    We only have three more sessions with Julian before he and his family move away. How do you prepare one boy and one dog for this separation?Julian has been such an important part of our lives for over two years, meeting weekly and sharing so many...
  • Cat haters go to long lengths to express their emotions
    Cat haters go to long lengths to express their emotions
    Last week an article was posted about Alley Cat Allies (ACA) entitled NJ’s Bayside State Prison refuses to lift cat feeding ban once again. The article told how ACA is working to help cats living at or around the prison by offering TNR (Trap...
  • Max
    Shelter seeks home for sweet, cancer-stricken dog
    A sweet dog at the Auburn Humane Society in the state of Washington is in need of a special individual who will be willing to offer him a home, despite his dire diagnosis of cancer.The dog, a three-year-old Samoyed named "Max,"arrived to...
  • Freshpet lends curious noses a detour
    Freshpet lends curious noses a detour
    While our dogs just love to be a part of every occasion – especially the ones involving food – not everything from our plates is good for their bowls! We have to be really careful when setting plates of food around if Fido is present...