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  • 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...
  • Enter the cat
    Cat eye make up tips for halloween
    Cat lovers all time favorite costume to wear for Halloween is that of a cat, hands down. It’s always fun to be what you admire, even if for just one day a year. Eyeliner application is a must to attain the "fabulous feline" look. The concentration...
  • 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...
  • Reward offered for dog who went missing while couple was on honeymoon
    Heartbroken couple offers reward for missing Bellingham dog
    It was supposed to be the happiest time of their lives, but instead, a newlywed couple is desperately searching for their dog who went missing during their honeymoon. They're offering a large cash reward for his safe return.Berkeley Glasser...
  • Giardia organism
    Pesky pooch parasite: giardia
    Fall has arrived and seasoned Seattleites know this means a return to the dreary gray and rain. Sometimes referred to as “Rain City”, one would expect to find quite a few puddles here. And puddles can mean a greater risk for a...
  • 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...
  • 13-week-old Labrador retriever puppy with broken leg at busy California shelter
    13-week-old Labrador retriever puppy with broken leg at busy California shelter
    This little black and white Labrador retriever named Cole is barely four-months-old, but was brought into the busy San Bernardino City Shelter on October 16 with a broken rear leg. No history for the puppy has been made available, but his leg is...
  • Adam Allergic to Humans
    Rescue Dog Allergic To Humans - Now What?
    It is an all too common complaint to hear about humans being allergic to dogs or cats, but a dog being allergic to humans? Now that's a whole different story there!A black Lab rescue dog named Adam was in sorry shape when taken in. The head of...
  • 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...