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  • Neeson saves dog
    Neeson saves dog: Star Liam Neeson saves stray dog from rock-chucking teens
    Action star Liam Neeson saved a dog in New York’s Central Park from being stoned by a group of rock-throwing teens that were intent on injuring or killing the stray pup.The 61-year-old Irish actor’sintervention saved the stray dog, ...
  • Gus Kenworthy
    Gus Kenworthy's puppies: Olympian has 'puppy love' over Sochi's strays
    Gus Kenworthy is in love – with Sochi’s stray pups. The American freeskier who took the silver today is planning on returning home with more than just a medal to show off. Kenworthy hopes to fly back to Colorado with a family of Sochi...
  • Feral and stray cat winter shelter
    Doing Our Part
    Feral cats are no doubt resourceful critters. Even the most resourceful of us can fall on hard times. The extreme cold and damp weather can take a toll on the hardiest survivors. The very young, old, and those feeling under the weather before the...
  • Homeless man saves strays in Florida.
    Homeless man is saving strays in Florida
    What began as an accidental discovery of 11 dogs seemingly abandoned in cages in Hialeah, Florida, turned into relief as authorities stumbled on one homeless man's mission to rescue stray dogs off the streets. The man, dubbed “Tony,...
  • Feral Cats
    Cat Winter Shelters
    The cold weather is coming, and there are many cats living outdoors who want to be outside. These casts fall under the feral classification.According to Wikipedia ~A feral cat is a domestic cat that has returned to the wild. It is distinguished...
  • Rehoming a pet
    Social Media and Re-homing A Pet
    Rehoming your pet, a stray or a loved one's pet is tricky business. Thanks to social media the word is getting out....animal abusers and animal dealers posing as loving stable families collect your 'free to good home' pets and strays....
  • Ace
    Where have all the strays gone?
    Something strange has happened recently in Green Bay. Our stray animals, those most in need of our help and protection, are no longer being brought to our local humane society. They now will go to a vet clinic and then out to other placement...
  • Kitten Season DO’s and DON’Ts
    Kitten Season DO’s and DON’Ts
    It's that time of year again, Kitten Season, the time of year when when thousands of kittens are born overwhelming shelters and rescues alike. Kitten season goes from spring through fall. Queens have a mere 2 month gestation period and can...
  • Cat in the city
    In defense of feral and stray cats (Photos)
    Once again in Chicago and across the nation cats are unfortunately being viewed negatively due to the damaging headlines in the news stating that feral and stray cats account for the hundreds of thousands of birds that are killed each year. In...
  • "Smiley Dog"
    Macy took in strays
    I frantically called my aunt and begged her to look through the family archives (cardboard boxes filled with old lipsticks, busted coffee cups and a ton of paperwork) and find a photo of "my" first dog, "Smiley Dog." How does...
  • Once a stray dog in Southern Illinois
    Stray animals in Southern Illinois
    We were at our new property in rural Southern Illinois, one night, last winter, sitting around the warmth of a propane heater eating pizza when it happened. From where we were sitting in the shed we could see the main road. There were lights on...
  • Stray dog found in Millburn needs new home
    Stray dog found in Millburn needs new home
    Do you recognize this sweet dog? This non-aggressive stray was delivered to the Millburn Police Department on June 19, 2012. He was found running around in the intersection of Millburn Avenue at Vauxhall Road in Millburn, New Jersey.This dog is...
  • Profile: World Animal Awareness Society
    Profile: World Animal Awareness Society
    The following in a Top 10 Q&A with Michelle Way of the World Animal Awareness Society (WA2S.org).(1) How do you describe the core goals of your stray program?The World Animal Awareness Society – WA2S.org “stray program” ...
  • Rescued dog from Chicago Animal Care & Control
    The future of Chicago's lost and stray animals is in question
    By now, most of Chicago's pet lovers know of Chicago Animal Care and Control Commissioner, Cherie Travis' firing by Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Friday, March 24, 2012. According to reports, no reason was given for this decision, and the...
  • October " Adopt a Animal Shelter Dog Month "
    A place called home
    When an animal is born into the world their fate is often left at the hands of humans. The only way they have to communicate to the human is through behavior and actions. They cannot talk or tell us when they hurt. Nor can an abandoned stray tell...