Posts Tagged ‘rescue news’

Afghanistan Hero Dog Accidentally Euthanized

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

ARIZONA (MSNBC) – A hero dog named Target, credited with saving a soldier’s life in Afghanistan, was accidentally euthanized at an animal shelter. KPNX’s Kevin Kennedy reports…more…

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Pet Rescue in Waushara County in Wisconsin Raising Eyebrows.

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

WISCONSIN -  20 complaints at Luv A Paw investigated, no citations issued – Waushara County authorities investigated 20 complaints about an animal rescue shelter near Wautoma ranging from pets with fleas and kennel cough to dogs that died shortly after being adopted. Officials said they found only minor infractions at the Luv A Paw animal rescue shelter and..more…

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Daffy’s Pet Soup Kitchen in Georgia joins area rescues for a “Paw-ty” October 15th in Atlanta!

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010

(Atlanta) – Tom Wargo of “Daffy’s Pet Soup Kitchen” is partnering with other area rescues and businesses for a fund raiser titled ”Dog’s Best Friend Turns 40″ on Friday, October 15th at the The Artmore Hotel, 1302 West Peachtree Street. Midtown Atlanta, GA 30309 from 6 –10 pm.  Join us for the most amazing celebration to benefit Atlanta animal charities.  This is it—the cocktail party you can bring your dog to! Dogs must register when you purchase your ticket. We have 25 dogs tickets, so if you want to party it up with your best friend, hurry and get your tickets and come out and Paw-ty! TIckets purchased can be directed to the charity of your choice…more…

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Join DogTime and the ASPCA in Support of Animal Welfare

Thursday, October 7th, 2010

At DogTime, it is our mission to keep dogs out of shelters and to help those who are in shelters find loving homes. DogTime is working with the ASPCA to create awareness around their ASPCA Guardians donations program. The ASPCA Guardians are a group of dedicated friends who make regular monthly gifts. This level of support makes it possible for the ASPCA to reach and rescue animals in need.  You can find out more at …more…

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Michael Vick – Top Dog with another set of wings again?

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

First he was a Falcon fighting dogs, now he is an Eagle and back in the saddle again. Caught this great article by Jelisa Castrodale at NBC sports…Two years ago, the thought of seeing Michael Vick scrambling around a football field again — evading defenders and leaving would-be tacklers with their arms around his shadow — seemed highly unlikely, if not flat-out impossible. You know why. Everyone knows why, even those who never watched his record-setting seasons at Virginia Tech, the ones who had no idea he’d been the NFL’s number one overall draft pick, or paid attention when he spent a pair of Februarys playing in the Pro Bowl…more…

Does Michael Vick deserve to be playing again? What do you think…

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Escaped Spider Monkey Roaming Hills of San Antonio

Tuesday, September 14th, 2010

SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS - WOAI - Some people in North Bexar County are still feeling the effects of Tropical Storm Hermine’s damage. Unfortunately, for workers at Primarily Primates Sanctuary, it has turned into a serious search for a missing monkey…more…

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Saturday, September 4th, 2010

(Houston SPCA) September 2, 2010–The best way to beat the summer heat is to adopt the hottest pet around…..a COOL CAT from the Houston SPCA…more…

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