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PetSmart Charities® Celebrates 10 Millionth Pet Adoption

The nonprofit celebrates the millions of families created and invites pet parents to share their adoption stories on TikTok PHOENIX, May 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — PetSmart Charities, the nation’s leading funder of animal welfare, has reached the 10 millionth pet adoption milestone since its launch in 1994. Working with more than 2,500 animal welfare partners […]

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Mochi, butters ready for animal lovers to offer forever homes

Beta Butters Jacob Meyer Special for the star Beta XYZ Butters Raising: Cattle Dog/Boxer Mix Age: 1 year, 2 months Some of his likes include other dogs, playtime, his loyal hooman companions, bones (chew types), and being super handsome. Some of his dislikes include small children, untrustworthy scalawags, and when people touch his things…sometimes. So […]

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Freshpet expands manufacturing campus in Pennsylvania

BETHLEHEM, Pennsylvania. – The Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation (LVEDC) and Freshpet, Inc. shared May 4 details of the fresh pet food company’s plans to build a new manufacturing kitchen in Hanover Township, County of Northampton. The project is expected to create approximately 100 new jobs in the region. “Manufacturing is the second largest sector […]

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Working for the Safe Future of Pet Services in British Columbia

During their life together, pets and their caretakers may have to rely on pet care services like grooming, pet boarding, dog daycare, and walking for a variety of reasons. But did you know that pet sitting services are not regulated in British Columbia? This can leave pet sitters on their own, not knowing who to […]

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HEART + PAW, A VETERINARY, GROOMING AND DOG DAYCARE COMPANY, RECEIVES NATIONAL AND LOCAL RECOGNITION AS TOP EMPLOYER

Company Certified™ by Great Place To Work® and honored as Best Place to Work by the Philadelphia Inquirer PHILADELPHIA CREAM, May 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Heart + Paw Pet Care, one of the nation’s fastest growing veterinary, grooming and dog daycare groups, has received national and local recognition as an “Employer of Choice” and Top […]

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Sierra’s Haven Joins National Pet Adoption Event

PORTSMOUTH—Sierra’s Haven for New and Used Pets joins more than 275 animal shelters across the country for the Bissell Pet Foundation’s “Empty the Shelters” national adoption event. The Bissell Pet Foundation has helped 83,055 pets find homes in the United States and Canada since its inception in 2016, according to Foundation data. The event […]

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Choose a Pet: Check Out These Local Animals Looking for a Home

Teddy Teddy is an 11 month old medium sized lab mix. It weighs around 52 pounds and probably won’t gain much weight, if at all. Teddy was recently reported when his owner could no longer keep him. He really needs someone who has time to spend with him. Teddy would like to find a family […]

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Colorado Springs Area Pet Organizations Starting May 7 | Events calendars

EVENTS fur ball – Benefiting the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Area, Saturday, 6-9:30 p.m., DoubleTree by Hilton, 1775 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd., $200. Registration: hsppr.org/events/fur-ball-2022. dog jogger – Benefiting National Mill Dog Rescue, 9 a.m. to noon June 11, Cottonwood Creek Park, 7040 Rangewood Drive, go online for prizes. Registration: bit.ly/dogjog2022. NEED HELP? […]

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ACCT Philly faces crisis as pet abandonment hits record high

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) – ACCT Philly juggles multiple crises at once. They are seeing a record number of abandoned pets, which has led to overcrowding. A respiratory virus has also broken out among the dogs. The owner of the former Saint Leo School in Tacony generously donated the building for use as an emergency shelter. ACCT […]

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Pet Adoption in SLO County: Foster Cats and Kittens Wanted

Every moment of a kitten’s life is about discovery, including whether humans are friends or foes. For homeless kittens, foster families ensure that these little furballs have the opportunity to embrace the sweetness and security of being loved. In return, foster families experience the daily joy of watching their feline charges grow from wobbly walkers […]

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New Proposal Aims to Leash Pet Sales at New Braunfels ‘Puppy Mills’ | Community Alert

An amendment to the ordinance that would ban retail pet stores from obtaining and selling cats and dogs from commercial breeding establishments took a step forward Wednesday night. The recommendation of the New Braunfels Animal Services Advisory Board is now before City Council for consideration in two readings. The proposed order would allow a retail […]

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Korea Pet Transportation Market Business Opportunity to 2030 | American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines – Queen Anne and Mangolia News

Pet Transportation Market Outlook: Global pet transport market The report includes the objectives and scopes of the market during the forecast period by highlighting the key segments, trends and major players to provide comprehensive data on the market status, trends, segmentation and development forecast of the global Pet Transportation market. The research report includes an […]

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Shop talk grovely pet supplies all hands on deck , Pet Shop Talk from Pet Business World UK

Team building is an integral part of the Hampshire Grovely Pet Supplies retailer ethos, where the aspiration is to further support the independent sector through networking events and specialist wholesale. Liz Chislett-Milne and Dave Chislett with the store team Alton Kat, Clareece and Bella Grovely Pet Supplies celebrates its tenth anniversary this month, but […]

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Pet adoption: what to consider before bringing a four-legged friend into your home

Aoife Harkin spoke to Cheltenham Animal Shelter’s Chief Behaviorist Rosie Taylor-Trigg, who gave her expert advice on animal needs and reminded prospective owners of the responsibilities of dog ownership . Rosie is one of two teams of behaviorists at the shelter founded in 1926. She began volunteering with rescue dogs after dealing with her own […]

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Salty Dawg Pet Salon Announces National Franchise Expansion as Pet Care Industry Sees Explosive Growth

With three locations in Georgia, Illinoisand Texasthe premium dog grooming brand is looking to expand its national footprint NORMAL, sick., May 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — As the pet industry continues to experience explosive growth, with 63.4M households with at least one dog – Salty Dawg Pet Salon, the premium dog grooming brand that challenges people […]

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🌱 National Pet Month + Polish President to Speak + Met Gala Returns

Happy Wednesday, Austin! Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening today. First, today’s weather forecast: A strong thunderstorm in the afternoon. High: 92 Low: 72. Here are today’s top stories in Austin: This month is National Pet Month, and to celebrate, some Austinians and local business owners would like to ‘shine the spotlight’ […]

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Falkirk pet services targeted by notorious Facebook troll behind thousands of bad reviews

Dog walkers, groomers and pet shops in Falkirk have found themselves targeted by a notorious Facebook troll behind thousands of bad reviews. The unknown user, who posts under the account name “Frank Whittle” or “Frank Michael Whittle”, has bombarded grooming businesses across the country with bad reviews. 2,000 businesses were targeted, each receiving a “would […]

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10 Products Every Pet Owner Needs From Amazon Pet Day

What 10 products should you buy for Amazon Pet Day? Today is Amazon Pet Day, the retailer’s first-ever shopping event dedicated to helping pet owners save big on their favorite products. From dog food to cat carriers to aquarium cleaners, there are thousands of deals going on during the 24-hour event. The mega sale event […]

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Photo released of Princess Charlotte and her dog Orla to mark her seventh birthday

Princess Charlotte was pictured with her arm around the family cocker spaniel in a photo taken to mark her seventh birthday. The young royal, surrounded by bluebells, was photographed by the Duchess of Cambridge in Norfolk this weekend outdoors. Charlotte and her pet dog Orla appear in one of three photos released before the princess […]

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My Pet World: Options for transporting animals during a move | Pets

Cathy M. Rosenthal Tribune Content Agency Dear Cathy: I desperately hope you can give me advice on how to transport two cats over 600 miles from our current home. We are seniors moving to a retirement community. The journey will be too long for us, so we are trying to figure out how to transport […]

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Pet Shop Calendar | Blog: The pet store

Get information, stories and more on The Pet Shop blog at www.greensboro.com/blogs. Send events to [email protected] Wellness Clinic: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. second Saturday, RCSPCA Building, 300 W. Bailey St., Asheboro. Wellness checkups, skin and ear checks, heartworm tests, pet weigh-ins, microchips, vaccines, preventative medicine. 704-288-8620 or [email protected] Megan Blake Dog Training Classes: 4:30 […]

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News13 Animal of the Weekend: Hunny Bunny

MYRTLE BEACH, South Carolina (WBTW) — The April 30-May 1 News13 Weekend Pet of the Weekend is Hunny Bunny, a 2-month-old kitten available for adoption through the Grand Strand Humane Society. Hunny Bunny came to the stray shelter and is one of more than 100 cats and kittens currently at the shelter, according to spokeswoman […]

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Pet of the Week: Muffin and Gary

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — This week’s adoptable pets from Kent County Animal Shelter are two dogs who love the outdoors. Gary is a 7 year old dog mix. He has a lot of energy and loves long walks. He is very sweet and loves sweets. Muffin is a 6 year old American Staffordshire terrier […]

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Pet Mundo PH is launching an event coinciding with World Pet Adoption Day on April 30

MANILA, Philippines – Pet Mundo PH aims to be the go-to resource and community for pet owners in the Philippines by providing digital content, pet shows and festivals, events and workshops. Their goal is to help raise awareness of different local brands, services, and entrepreneurs to help every pet parent be the best they can […]

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Pet food maker NutriSource launches $20 million expansion at Delano

Pet food company based in Perham NutriSource expands its manufacturing footprint in Delano. On Wednesday, the company announced it has built a $20 million, 45,000 square foot wet food cannery inside Tuffy’s Treats Co.’s manufacturing plant in the city, located about 30 miles east. west of Minneapolis. KLN Brands, which owns both NutriSource and Tuffy’s, […]

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Pet adoption: Elli, sweet, calm and small

(PHOTO: Eli.) MyRye.com features dogs and cats that are up for adoption from Pet Rescue, a no-kill pet shelter in Harrison. elliStatus: PassedAdulthoodBreed: Domestic ShorthairGender: FemaleAdult size: small (35 lbs and under) Elli has made great progress in her foster home and is ready to be adopted into a forever home! Sweet, calm and petite, […]

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Pet of the Week, April 26, 2022: Meet Daphne and August

Daphne and her son, August, recently arrived at West Alabama Humane Society‘s Cat Shelter and are looking to make a quick exit to their forever home! The couple have been relocated after living with an elderly family, so a quiet, calm environment is ideal. Daphne is about 3 years old and August is 2. August […]

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HSWC moves date for 2022 Kia Pet Adoption event – ​​Royal Examiner

The American Heart Association is proud to partner with Fauquier Health and VEMA, Ltd to bring the Association’s CycleNation event to the Warrenton area! It will be a digital event, which means anyone can participate wherever they are, starting April 26and to May 26and. “Heart complications, heart attacks and heart disease affect too many of […]

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SJRAS’ Step for a Pet is a success; followed by a plant, bake and garage sale

Maria Stoerrle, Outreach Coordinator, South Jersey Regional Animal Shelter | Vineland Daily Journal Meet Hansel: NJ’s First Pit Bull Arson Detection K9 Officer Millville Fire Department’s Tyler Van Leer talks about his partner K9 Hansel who is the first pit bull in the United States certified in arson detection. Adam Monacelli, Vineland Daily Journal It […]

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BARC Houston to Lower Pet Adoption Fees with Return of Empty the Shelter Campaign

During the Empty the Shelters campaign, adoption fees will be reduced to $10 for all animals. (Courtesy of BARC) BARC-Houstonthe City of Houston Animal Shelter and Adoption Center, is hosting an Empty the Shelters campaign with Bissell Pet Foundation May 3-15 with reduced adoption fees. Bissell launched the Empty the Shelters campaign in 2016 in […]

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Amid dog row, man fatally shoots pet in head in St. Paul, prosecution alleges – Twin Cities

After a man and woman argued over a dog, she promised to take her pet to an animal shelter, but he fatally shot the dog in St. Paul last year, according to a recent criminal charge. Officers responded to Dayton’s Bluff to a report of shots fired June 13 at 6:30 a.m. in the 1000 […]

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Daisy, Humane Society of Schuyler County

(WETM) – Today’s Pet of the Week is a sweet little lady from the Humane Society of Schuyler County. Daisy is a 7 year old female Hound mix who came to the shelter as a stray. Daisy was later adopted but due to changing circumstances for her owner, she was sent back to the shelter. […]

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Lakeport residents campaign to close animal treatment pet store

However, Ross denies threatening to accuse the Vaughans of elder abuse, calling their description of what happened “absolute nonsense”. He said the idea that the owner is being abused by his client is incorrect. He added: ‘If you walk into the store you will see a hard working family and an elderly lady who has […]

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Pet shop: Calendar of events | Blog: The pet store

Get information, stories and more on The Pet Shop blog at www.greensboro.com/blogs. Send events to [email protected] Wellness Clinic: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. second Saturday, RCSPCA Building, 300 W. Bailey St., Asheboro. Wellness checkups, skin and ear checks, heartworm tests, pet weigh-ins, microchips, vaccines, preventative medicine. 704-288-8620 or [email protected] Megan Blake Dog Training Classes: 4:30 p.m. Sunday, […]

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Colorado Springs Area Pet Organizations Starting April 23 | Events calendars

EVENTS kitty ball – Benefiting Happy Cats Haven and Southern Colorado Spay and Neuter, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Under the Sun Training and Event Center, 6540 Vincent Drive, $5-$10 or donation of pet supplies of company; jardindeschats.com. fur ball — Benefiting the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region, 6-9:30 p.m. May 7, DoubleTree by […]

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News13 Animal of the Weekend: Willis

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) – The News13 pet for the weekend of April 23-24 is Willis, a 2.5-year-old mixed-breed dog available for adoption through the Grand Strand Humane Society. Willis came to the shelter as a stray about six months ago, so he’s definitely reading for a new home, said Jessica Wnuk, executive director of […]

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Reviews | Massachusetts pet rental regulations point to inhumane practice

Placeholder while loading article actions Why the hell would anyone want to rent a pet? The answer, of course, is that hardly anyone wanna rent his pet. Yet last week the state of Massachusetts reached a nearly $1 million settlement with a financial services company that the attorney general’s office said rented dogs in violation […]

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Here’s how acupuncture can help your pet with everything from back pain to intestinal issues

Meet Azhagi, a German Shepherd whose bouts of diarrhea went from bad to worse. Six months after following the medication prescribed by the vet, but seeing the problem continue to worsen, with Azhagi now weak and dependent on medication to manage her loose stools, her owner Aparna Hari decided it was time to give it […]

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Walking a dog can improve mental health – Lucky Pet Shop

The Lucky Pet Shop said that walking a dog is not only great for exercise, but can also improve a person’s mental health. A popular online pet store that has earned a reputation for helping dog owners save money on quality pet products and accessories says that walking a dog can improve a person’s mental […]

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How much exercise a dog needs – Lucky Pet Shop explains it all

The Lucky Pet Shop explains how much exercise a dog needs A leading online pet store that helps pet owners save money on quality pet accessories and products has launched a campaign to help people understand how much exercise a dog needs requires. The Lucky Pet Shop (https://luckypet.shop), which sells everything from dog walking accessories […]

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Rescue organizations are ‘drowning cats’ due to lack of pet-friendly housing in Chilliwack – Chilliwack Progress

The lack of pet-friendly rental housing is impacting cat rescue organizations in Chilliwack. Local rescues are “drowning cats” that have been abandoned by their owners, said Christy Moschopedis of FCM Community Cat Trappers. People deposit them in shelters or abandon them. Although the Moschopedis organization does not have a cat sanctuary – FCM focuses on […]

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Pet owners scramble for care as Juneau vet office closes

Osprey and Chinook, retired sled dogs, wait in the Juneau Animal Rescue parking lot for some shots. (Strimple/KTOO) Juneau pet owners are scrambling for care as one of the city’s three veterinary offices closes. The vet shortage isn’t just a Juneau or Alaska problem. It’s part of a national trend – as practicing vets retire, […]

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Marion County shelter reaches capacity; waives pet adoption fees – WFTV

MARION COUNTY, Fla. — Looking to add a four-legged friend to your family? Marion County Animal Services lets you do this for free as it tries to get its dogs adopted as the shelter reaches capacity. The facility has 130 dogs available for adoption and is waiving fees to bring them home until the end […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Wag Labs posts record first quarter as pet adoption accelerates during pandemic

WagLabs, Inc.likely to go public via an ad hoc acquisition company (SPAC merger) with CHW Acquisition Company CSAreleased FY22 first quarter results and reiterated its guidance for FY22 and FY23. The American pet services market company has built a mobile-first technology platform that has enabled walking, training and other on-demand and scheduled pet care services. […]

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5 statistics on the COVID-19 pet adoption wave

Cloth 5 statistics on the COVID-19 pet adoption wave Even before the coronavirus pandemic, many Americans had a living animal companion at home. About 44% of households in the country had a dog, while 35% had a cat between 2015-2016, according to the American Pet Products Association. This represented a total of 78 million dogs […]

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Joy as family pet missing since truck crash found

Provided Brenda Crook, left, with recovered dog Faye shortly after her discovery. The family dog ​​who went missing in the Bay of Plenty following an accident on Tuesday has been found alive after locals joined the search. On Tuesday afternoon, Sam and Mike Tepania, their four children and four-year-old dog Faye were involved in an […]

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Kitten Shower in the Forecast

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — FOX 17 has welcomed Rennala, Rykard & Blaidd to the set! These tiny, long-haired kittens are only a month old and are currently in a loving foster home through the Humane Society of West Michigan while they grow up and become strong enough for adoption. The kitten’s mother was taken to […]

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Denver Dumb Friends League sees ‘alarming’ number of animal abandonments – CBS Denver

DENVER (CBS4) – According to the Dumb Friends League, an alarming number of pets are currently ending up in shelters. In March alone, the DFL welcomed more than 1,100 animals to its three shelters. “It’s unusual because in Colorado and Denver in particular, the dog-loving communities for a decade before the pandemic you couldn’t keep […]

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Save-A-Pet celebrates 50 years of helping animals in need

Save-A-Pet, one of Lake County’s largest no-kill animal rescues, is proud to announce that it is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. Save-A-Pet was officially founded on August 28, 1972 by Gertrude Maxwell and Hannah Goldman when they presented a no-kill shelter proposal at a Highland Park Council meeting. From humble beginnings in a small […]

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Peoria leaders send warning to pet owners

PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) – City officials are issuing a warning to pet owners and raising awareness of stray animals, following a recent dog bite injury. First District Councilwoman Denise Jackson said pet owners are responsible for the actions of the animals in their care. “Pet owners should be aware that animals are not allowed to […]

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“Everyone I know wants illustrations of their pets”

MINNEAPOLIS — As Kat Corrigan sat at her dining room table painting a canvas, a dog rested at her feet. The family pug passed by, sniffling. Then a cat, named Fatoosh, jumped up on the table, rubbing its nose against Corrigan’s left hand. Creatures had also found their way onto his web. That morning, as […]

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News13 Animal of the Weekend: Princess

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) – The News13 pet for the weekend of April 16-17 is Princess, a 2-year-old cat available for adoption through the Grand Strand Humane Society. Princess’s owner gave her to the Humane Society for personal reasons, but it’s clear she was well taken care of, shelter spokeswoman Kathy Robinson said. The Human […]

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County suspends pet adoption fees to clean up shelters in April

For the remainder of April, the Riverside County Department of Animal Services will waive most fees for pets adopted from the Western Riverside County Animal Shelter in the Jurupa Valley and the Animal Campus of the Coachella Valley in Thousand Palms. The “BarkChella” free pet campaign kicked off Thursday, meant to merge with the excitement […]

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Lightning Strike Destroys Forrest City Home, Kills Pet

ST. FRANCIS CO., Ark. – Wednesday’s storm brought destruction and grief to a couple in St. Francis County, Ark., when lightning struck their home in the community of Newcastle north of Forrest City. Rebecca and Keith Price end up with a few boxes of personal effects. They are reminders of seven years in their home […]

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Pet Adoption in SLO County: Cats and Dogs Available Now

Newborn kittens are incredibly vulnerable. It is only in their second week of life that they can see and hear. During week #3, they begin to walk and socialize with their littermates and, if they’re lucky, interact with caring people. Unfortunately, due to the abundance of stray and possessed cats, a staggering number of kittens […]

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Casa Rosa: in the oldest pet cemetery in Italy | Italy

The first animal to be buried in an elaborate grave at Casa Rosa, Italy’s oldest pet cemetery, was a beloved chicken belonging to the sons of fascist dictator Benito Mussolini. News of its existence spread quickly among Italy’s elite, and soon after the cemetery housed the remains of cats and dogs belonging to former members […]

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Pima County-wide pet adoption event scheduled for Friday and Saturday

PIMA COUNTY, AZ – If you’re looking for a new furry friend to add to your family, this weekend is the time to find your perfect match. Pima Animal Care Center partnered with local shelters and rescues to hold an adoption event in Pima County on Friday and Saturday. Local rescues and shelters, including the […]

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Chicago animal shelters are approaching “catastrophic” levels of overcrowding; rescues encourage pet adoptions, foster homes

CHICAGO (WLS) — Chicago’s animal shelters are near “catastrophic” levels of overcrowding, and local rescuers are hoping the community can help save lives. This crisis is impacting the space available in shelters, especially for large dogs. “We’ve got a full-fledged crisis on our hands. We’ve got way too many big dogs that we can’t place,” […]

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‘BarkChella’ Free Pet Adoption Event Runs Until April 30

Riverside County Animal Services Press Release: RIVERSIDE – Riverside County Animal Services launches its first-ever BarkChella… http://www.menifee247.com/2022/04/barkchella-free-pet-adoption–event-runs-through-april-30.html Riverside County Animal Services press release: RIVERSIDE — Riverside County Animal Services is launching its first-ever BarkChella, an adoption promotion that begins just at the dawn of the Coachella Music Festival. The free pets promotion includes neutering or […]

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Animal adoption: Jara, a curious girl

(PHOTO: Jara.) MyRye.com features dogs and cats that are up for adoption from Pet Rescue, a no-kill pet shelter in Harrison. JaraStatus: PassedAge: 5 years oldBreed: Mix TerrierGender: FemaleAdult size: medium (35-55 lbs)Weight: 48 pounds People haven’t always been kind to Jara and she had a rough start…but that doesn’t bother her in the slightest […]

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Pet Dog Insurance Market Demand Penetration and Forecast – Bloomingprairieonline

The Global Pet dog insurance market The 2022 report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global pet insurance market. Through analysis based on cutting-edge research, it provides an opinion on the current trends and directions of the global pet insurance market. The Global Pet Dog Insurance Market research report […]

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Shop talk paws on track well on track , Pet Shop Talk from Pet Business World UK

After a successful career as a dog trainer, Jacqui Wingfield moved into retail and opened Paws on Track, a shop specializing in all-natural dog foods and treats, last month. And local pet owners have already taken the store’s ethos and service to heart. Jacqui Wingfield applies what she learned as a dog trainer to […]

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Niantic’s new pet simulation game Peridot lets you bring a cute species back to life

With the release of Pokemon GO, Niantic has managed to create a global phenomenon that is still pushing record sums from the developer’s coffers, even nearly six years after its release. At the same time, this success has created a situation in which no one likes to be; attempts to repeat this triumph are virtually […]

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Pet adoption still a good idea, but COVID stories from NJ shelters vary

The early months of the COVID-19 pandemic have been stereotyped as a time to catch up on Netflix, order takeout pizza, adjust to working from home, and cut yourself off from the outside world. Another trend quickly emerged: a spike in pet adoptions that seemed to be as pronounced in New Jersey as anywhere else […]

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10 things to know as the first adoptive parent of a pet

10 things to know as the first adoptive parent of a pet Fostering pets can give animals a chance to thrive before they are sent to their forever homes. According to data collected by The Humane Society of the United States, 6.5 million cats and dogs enter shelters each year. Many of these shelters cannot […]

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“Your Forever Dog” A beautifully illustrated book celebrating Pet Adoption Day (April 30) and National Rescue Dog Day (May 20)

A beautifully illustrated children’s book celebrating Pet Adoption Day (April 30) and National Rescue Dog Day (May 20) Tweet that In “Your Forever Dog”, young Beej and her dog, Buddha Bear, notice that Big Boy is living alone. They bring him a roast chicken, a smile and a little hope. Will their kindness be enough […]

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‘Puppy scams’ are exploiting the COVID pandemic and ‘the joy of pet adoption’

Google is targeting an alleged scammer engaging in “particularly nefarious” frauds similar to online romance scams, but using photos of adorable purebred puppies to “prey on vulnerable victims during an unprecedented pandemic”. The Mountain View tech giant this week sued a person it believes to be Cameroonian, accusing him of organizing “multiple international non-delivery scams […]

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‘Puppy scams’ are exploiting the COVID pandemic and ‘the joy of pet adoption’

Google is targeting an alleged scammer engaging in “particularly nefarious” frauds similar to online romance scams, but using photos of adorable purebred puppies to “prey on vulnerable victims during an unprecedented pandemic”. The Mountain View tech giant this week sued a person it believes to be Cameroonian, accusing him of organizing “multiple international non-delivery scams […]

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Shelter to add Saturday morning pet adoption hours

April 12—Residents of the Clovis area who haven’t added four-legged members to their family or picked up lost pets because they can’t visit the Clovis Animal Shelter on the weekend now have Saturday morning to find their lost animals or find new ones to adopt. The shelter, located at 2203 East Brady Ave. in Clovis, […]

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Beginner’s Guide to Pet Passports

(CNN) — It’s not just human beings who need a passport to travel. Fashion designer Valentino had a coterie of six adorable pugs traveling with him on his private jet. Not only did they all have passports, but chances are they had more stamps than the average human traveler. However, most of the time, “pet […]

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2022 E-Learning for Pet Services Market Size Analysis by Major Key Players

New Jersey, United States,- The global e-Learning for Pet Services Market is comprehensively and thoroughly examined in the report, focusing on the competitive landscape, regional growth, market segmentation, and market dynamics. For the preparation of this in-depth research study, we have used the latest primary and secondary research techniques. The report provides Porter’s Five Forces […]

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PetSmart grant to fund local pet medical care partnership

Nearly 50 million pets in the United States do not receive even the most basic veterinary care. Due to cost and other barriers, pets in disadvantaged communities often lack essential services such as preventive care, vaccinations, spay/neuter services, dental care and other medical care. In the United States, 70% of homes include pets. As research […]

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My Pet World: Woman gives community cats a good life, but wants more | Pets

DCathy’s ear: About three years ago, two black and white cats broke into my home when a door opened. After all this time, they’re still terrified of me. I have three other cats who they get on well with, but despite my welcoming them, giving them all the space they want, providing them with food, […]

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Clark County Animal Shelter distributes bags of pet food

The animal shelter gave out free dog and cat food on Saturday WINCHESTER, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Clark County Animal Shelter is helping people who might need pet food get it for their furry friends. On Saturday, the animal shelter donated 2 pallets full of cat and dog food to the community of Tire Outlet […]

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Adopt a Pet Friday: Roscoe, Luna, Platinum and Skeet

Here are some animals available for adoption right now at the Cherryland Humane Society. Contact:[email protected] Platinum: I might be a strong, heavy dude who will be your best friend in the long run, but I’m also a big softy! My outgoing and playful personality will bring so much joy to anyone who meets me. I […]

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Pet Adoption Fair, Made in Tucson Market: Tucson, Weekend Nearby

GREATER TUCSON AREA, AZ—Patch has brought together fun, interesting, and entertaining events across Tucson and surrounding areas. Some are free. Some have fees. Whether you opt for an activity close to home or a mini day trip, find out what’s planned this weekend from Saturday April 9th ​​to Sunday April 10th. Check with event organizers […]

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Sunday Pet Bed Gift | Local News

It will be sweet dreams for a plethora of pets when they’re tucked away in soft new beds at no cost to the humans in their lives, all thanks to the efforts of the Adams County Society for the Prevention of cruelty to animals (ACSPCA). Thanks to the generosity of Bark and Greater Good Charities, […]

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IU students use pet therapy dogs and learn how to cook healthy meals during National Public Health Week

The Office of Public Health Practice at IU’s School of Public Health celebrated National Public Health Week this week with a series of events such as food drives and de-stressing activities. Each year, during the first full week of April, the American Public Health Association organizes NPHW to educate people about public health issues ranging […]

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Dakin, four other organizations holding small pet adoption event at no cost

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) — This weekend, a first small pet adoption effort will take place in Massachusetts. It’s free and it’s coming just in time for Easter. “A rabbit is waiting for you at Easter!” It’s the name of an online pet adoption event happening this weekend. Western Mass News stopped by Dakin Humane Society […]

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San Antonio Shelters Offer Pet Adoption Promotions For Fiesta

If you want to celebrate Fiesta with a new furry friend, a few San Antonio pet shelters are offering adoption promotions this weekend. Animal Care Services, the Animal Defense League, and San Antonio Pets Alive! run promotions of up to 60% off. For ACS, people will know their specific discount when they crack a cascarone. […]

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Global Pet Supplements Market to Be Driven by Growing Pet Adoption Over the Forecast Period 2021-2026 – Bloomingprairieonline

Expert Market Research’s new report titled ‘Global Pet Supplements Market Size, Share, Price, Trends, Growth, Report and Forecast 2021-2026’, gives an in-depth analysis of the global market pet supplements market, assessing the market based on its segments such as pet, type, source, distribution channel and major regions. The report tracks the latest industry trends and […]

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Beloved pet’s ashes stolen in Kansas charity van robbery

TOPEKA (KSNT) — A Midwestern charity group’s search for various valuables they lost with a stolen car had some success two months later. On Feb. 1, someone broke into and stole a van containing charity items for homeless people in Topeka, according to two members of the nonprofit Operation Fetch. The van contained things like […]

Pet society

APPA appoints a member of the Board of Directors and continues the search for a CEO

STAMFORD, CONN. — The American Pet Products Association (APPA) announced two new appointments on March 28. Savina Singh, general manager of JoJo Modern Pets, has been named to the board of directors and Robert Merar has been named interim general manager. “Savina brings extensive leadership experience to her new role as a member of the […]

Pet shop

Nurture Them Naturally pet store moves into new home in heart of Chichester’s dog walking community

The store, which was previously located on Terminus Road, recently moved to Lavant Road, where store manager Alana Burtt-Smith said the business “fits in very well”. Despite the company’s continued growth, the old premises were “simply too big”. Being in an industrial area was also inconvenient for the business which is now conveniently located in […]

Pet shop

Former pet store owner pleads guilty in animal cruelty case

April 5—The former owner of a Burnside pet store that was shut down by law enforcement last September pleaded guilty to resolve three separate cases in Pulaski District Court. Timothy Charles Lorraine, 62, of Whitley City, changed his plea last Wednesday and was sentenced to 365 days in jail, 24 months probation and a total […]

Pet shop

Former pet store owner pleads guilty in animal cruelty case | Local News

The former owner of a Burnside pet store that was shut down by law enforcement last September has pleaded guilty to resolve three separate cases in Pulaski District Court. Timothy Charles Lorraine, 62, of Whitley City, changed his plea last Wednesday and was sentenced to 365 days in jail, 24 months probation and a total […]

Pet society

Trouw Celebrates New Pet Food Facility

HIGHLAND – Trouw Nutrition celebrated the grand opening of its new Blending Innovation Center (BIC) last week with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and reception at Schlafly Highland Square. The BIC will focus on new specialized mixing technology for the pet food industry, marking the start of the company’s growth plan. The addition increased Trouw’s existing 8,100 […]

Pet adoption

Houston Human Society Pet Adoption Events in April

HOUSTON (KIAH) If you’re considering adopting a pet this month, you can consider two events to find you new, adorable and adoptable dogs, cats, puppies and kittens. Houston Humane Society partners with North Shore Animal League America for Tour For Life 2022 for week-long celebration Monday April 4 and Tuesday April 5 and again from […]

Pet services

Pet Services Rebound as Pet Industry Sales Rise in 2021 | News

Shutterstock The U.S. pet industry continued its strong run in 2021, growing 14% overall to $123 billion, according to a new report from market research firm Packaged Facts. As one facet of those gains, non-medical services such as grooming and boarding — the only pet industry sector to lose ground in 2020 — rebounded almost […]