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  • Georgia sugar refinery explosion
    Explosion at Torrence, Cali. oil refinery injures 4, rattles nearby residents
    Four Exxon Mobil oil workers are being treated for minor injuries today after a violent explosion occurred at their Torrance, Cali. refinery. The cause of the blast, which happened at approximately 8:50 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 18, has yet to be...
  • Genesee County Animal Control
    Change is constant at the Genesee County Animal Control.
    Just as things were looking up and the future becoming bright for the animals at the Genesee County Animal Control, things were shook up once again when it was announced that Deputy Director Karen Dombrowski was released from her duties. Reasons...
  • Embassy Suites Resort donates $50,000 in goods to FL rescues & charities
    Embassy Suites Resort donates $50,000 in goods to FL rescues & charities
    On Dec. 30, management of Embassy Suites Resort, Lake Buena Vista, in Orlando Fla., estimated that over $50,000 in material donations had been distributed by the Resort over the course of the month to local animal rescue groups and charities. Here...
  • Shelter photo of friendly stray who needs a home
    Stray dog kicked and spit on by street food vendor needs a home for the holidays
    San Ysidro, Calif. – During the morning rush-hour commute to work just north of the Mexican border, an animal rescue advocate, Perla Ortegon, spotted a male food vender repeatedly kicking and spitting on a hungry stray dog hoping to grab a...
  • All animals need shelter against the cold.
    Protect Pets This Winter
    Winter is almost here and for the next couple months we’re going to have some cold and crazy weather. This is the time of year, when I’m cooking a warm dinner in my warm home or snuggling under a blanket with my dog at night, I think...
  • SAWA meets with City Hall
    Update to situation at Santorini Animal Welfare Association shelter
    Some good news! There is now a Facebook update from the Santorini Animal Welfare Association (SAWA). As reported yesterday, the only road to the shelter washed out during a storm and the group could no longer get food and water to the animals. A...
  • Santorini Animal Welfare Associatin
    Santorini Animal Welfare Association shelter needs immediate help
    The Santorini Animal Welfare Association (SAWA) is facing a difficult situation because the President (Mayor) of the village of Karterados, the municipality near where the shelter is located, has been locked in a battle with the shelter for over a...
  • MOHTC feeding
    The homeless did not do it to themselves
    “We have homelessness, hopelessness, loss of faith, hunger, poverty, mental and physical disease right here at home,” Gus Martinez explained. “We do not stand against helping nations in need, we are just standing up for those in...
  • Shift supervisor wanted
    Shift supervisor wanted
    The New York City Human Resources Administration, Department of Social Service (HRA/DSS), Emergency and Intervention Services (EIS) is recruiting for a Shift Supervisor in their Bronx Domestic Violence Shelter. The Bronx Domestic Violence Shelter...
  • Empty the Shelter Day
    Empty the Shelter Day in Big D
    There is an incredible event on our horizon, the largest adoption event of it's kind; it's called Empty the Shelter Day.On Saturday, August 16th from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM shelters all across the metropolis will be waiving adoption fees in...
  • Founder of The Mutt Scouts with mama
    Well-known rescue organization saves shelter puppies, leaves mom behind
    Los Angeles, Calif. - A female pit bull-American foxhound mix, named Katrina, and her five puppies were dumped at a high-kill Los Angeles County shelter. Without rescue intervention, the puppies' lives would have likely ended at three months...
  • Hurricane season
    Hawaii: It's time to be prepared for hurricane season again!
    Aloha all you environmental readers!Did you know that once again it is hurricane season!Do you think you're ready for a hurricane in caseit does hit the islands?What is a hurricane?Hurricane came from a Spanish word called "huracan"...
  • Parvo outbreak forces quarantine at Georgia shelter
    Georgia no-kill shelter closed due to parvo outbreak
    The Washington-Wilkes Animal Shelter, a no-kill, open-admission shelter serving a small county in rural Georgia, has instituted a quarantine and temporarily closed to the public due to an outbreak of Parvo, according to a post on the Washington...
  • Shelter
    Tapestry Opera's 'Shelter' doesn't fulfill its own ambitions
    Opera is sometimes unfairly criticized as being too stodgy and snobby, reserved for the upper classes as a status symbol. So when Tapestry Opera trotted out the one-act "Shelter" on June 15 at the Berkeley Theatre, which is billed as ...
  • Join Us on June 7th!
    Greenhill Humane Society's Kitten Shower & Supply Drive
    Join Greenhill Humane Society on Saturday, June 7 from Noon to 3PM at 1st Avenue Shelter for a Kitten Shower! Stop by with your donation and celebrate all things kitten with refreshments, games and prizes!In 2013 over 800 cats and kittens were...