Category: Pet adoption

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 […]

‘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 […]

‘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 […]

‘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 […]

‘Puppy scams’ exploit COVID pandemic and ‘the joy of adopting a pet,’ Google says in lawsuit – Marin Independent Journal

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 […]

Humane Society of North Texas partners with Kaufman County Pet Adoption Center | News

The Humane Society of North Texas’ “mothership” is located in Fort Worth with five pet adoption centers outside of the Fort Worth location. Plus, they also have cat adoption centers at PetSmart stores. With PetSmart stores located around Kaufman, HSNT hopes to build relationships with neighboring stores in hopes of creating partnerships with them as […]

Valley Suffers Effects on Dairy Industry and Pet Adoption Amid Pandemic | Culture

Benjamin Blankenship goes to work like any other day. He meets his patients, does checkups, and even performs surgeries if necessary. Blankenship has a regular daily job, only his patients are cows. Supply chain troubles Blankenship, a livestock veterinarian for Ashby Herd Health, spends his days with the livestock doing routine herd checks. They are […]

Animal Rescue Coffs Harbor at PETstock Pet Adoption Day – Area News

ARCH Board Committee: President Heather Watkins with Happy, Veterinarian Nurse and Treasurer Vanessa Read and Secretary Veronika Fabian with Billy at PETstock’s National Pet Adoption Day in Coffs Harbour. EDUCATION on responsible pet ownership was the main focus of the Animal Rescue Coffs Harbor (ARCH) team who organized PETstock National Pet Adoption Day on Saturday […]

🌱 Celebrating Harriet Tubman Year in Medicine + local animal adoption

Happy Thursday Laurel! Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening locally today. First, today’s weather forecast: Warmer with a parasitic shower. High: 69 Low: 43. Here are Laurel’s top three stories today: According to Patch reporter Kristin Danley-Greiner, in celebration of the 200th anniversary of Harriet Tubman’s birth, Governor Larry Hogan has proclaimed […]

Jacksonville Humane Society Hosts Large-Scale Animal Adoption Event for National Adoption Weekend – Action News Jax

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Humane Society and Animal Care and Protection Services connect pets to loving homes during PetSmart Charities National Adoption Weekend. STORY: Three men shot and two dead after altercation in northwest Jacksonville The Jacksonville Humane Society and Animal Care and Protection Services are partnering with PetSmart Charities to host a large-scale […]

Pet adoption, hearing loss, cartoon and more

Compiled by Jenny Bennett Celebrate National Pet Adoption Week National Pet Adoption Week runs from Monday, February 28 through Sunday, March 6. Rescue Pets of Florida is partnering with PetSmart stores, including Brandon and Valrico stores, to host great adoption events over the weekend of Saturday and Sunday, March 5-6. . Adoptable dogs and cats […]

Perth PETstock stores are pushing ‘adopt, not buy’ for National Pet Adoption Month

A litter of cats will find new homes this month as an annual initiative hopes to nurture them as desirable pets. PETstock Assist holds its annual National Pet Adoption Month with the goal of changing the lives of rescue pets in need of permanent or temporary homes throughout the month of March. According to data […]

Bulls Fundraiser, Hearing Loss Meeting Pet Adoption Week & More

Compiled by Jenny Bennett Bloomingdale’s Bulls Clay Shoot Fundraiser The Bloomingdale High School football team is hosting a clay shoot fundraiser on Saturday, March 5 starting at 9 a.m. Filming will take place at FishHawk Sporting Clays, located at 13505 Hobson Simmons Rd. in Lithie. The event includes 50 clay targets and you don’t need […]

Delaware Pet Adoption Centers Offering Special Offers During Week-Long Tour For Life Event | The latest news from WDEL

Delawares who have been waiting for the right time to adopt a four-legged friend and give them a forever home may find it this week as the Delaware Humane Association (DHA) and Delaware SPCA kick off their 2022 Tour For Life participation on Tuesday. “[Tuesday,] From March 1 through Saturday, March 5, all of our […]

‘Mardi Paws’ Adoption Event Helps Clean Up Marshall Pet Adoption Center | News

Marshall’s Patterson Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram celebrated “two days” this year by working with the Marshall Pet Adoption Center to offer $22 adoptions on Tuesday. The event, called the Mardi Paws clear the shelter event, was an adoption event with the goal of weeding out all adoptable pets from the Marshall Pet Adoption Center. Fifteen […]

New pet adoption center in Clearwater to house up to 200 pets

Since 1949, the Humane Society of Pinellas County has often become home before home for countless stray or unwanted pets. And most of the time, the animals housed at the Humane Society of Pinellas County (HSPC) facilities in Clearwater were kept in cages close together, sometimes without air conditioning or much room to interact with […]

Local life: pet adoption special this week, litter pick-up in Richland County this weekend and more!

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– You have the chance to celebrate this Valentine’s Day by bringing home a four-legged friend next month! Columbia Animal Services is hosting an adoption special Feb. 7-14. All adoptions will only cost $14. If you are interested in adopting, Columbia Animal Services is open Monday through Friday, located on Humane Lane. COLUMBIA, […]

Austin Humane Society and Yard Bar team up for pet adoption events

Austin Humane Society and Yard Bar team up for pet adoption events The Austin Humane Society and the Yard Bar are teaming up for a Super Bowl tailgate party, adoption event and Puppy Bowl this weekend. FOX 7 Austin’s Tierra Neubaum gets all the details. AUSTIN, TX – The Austin Humane Society and the Yard […]

MSPCA and Northeast Animal Shelter Waive Small Animal Adoption Fees This Weekend

Local Will you make one of these bunnies your Valentine? MSPCA-Angell and Northeastern Animal Shelter are hosting a Valentine’s Day “adoptathon” with 100% fee waived for small animals for adoption. They encouraged customers to find their “lover” at the event. Small animals include rabbits, guinea pigs, birds, and other similar sized pets. The event is […]

Pet Adoption Demand Remains High Since Start of COVID-19 | Waukesha County News

WAUKESHA – Demand for pet adoption has remained high at local humane societies since the COVID-19 pandemic, with many new owners spending time at home with their furry friends. According to Angela Speed, vice president of communications with the Wisconsin Humane Society, pet consumption has dropped significantly since the pandemic — in Wisconsin and nationally, […]

HRM Pet Adoption Association Catches People Magazine’s Attention

When Angela Rafuse launched My Grandfather’s Cat last May, the northerner could never have predicted that her simple non-profit charity would attract so much attention right away. “It’s been really, really overwhelming and really wonderful,” says Rafuse, who notes that various local media outlets were all quick to cover the organization to help some pet […]

The San Diego Humane Society honors the late Betty White with a pet adoption challenge

SAN DIEGO — Dozens of pets are finding forever homes in honor of beloved late actress Betty White, who would have turned 100 on Monday. The San Diego Humane Society has issued a challenge to adopt 100 pets. “We definitely came looking for a husky and found one that we really love,” said adopter Logan […]

Rascal House opens its doors to Mentor + predictions + animal adoption

Happy Friday Mentor! Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening around Mentor today. First, today’s weather forecast: Partly sunny and cool. Top: 32 Bottom: 18. Here are Mentor’s top stories today: Rascal House’s sixth location in northeast Ohio on Mentor Avenue is now open. Have you ever tried pizza? (Patch Mentor) Here’s a […]

Tribute to Betty White: Hillsborough shelter waives 100 animal adoption fees for late actress’ 100th birthday

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Beloved actress Betty White may be gone, but her legacy — especially her love and advocacy for animals — lives on. The actress who died on December 31 would have turned 100 on Monday, January 17. In honor of this milestone anniversary, Hillsborough County Pet Resource Center is trying to make […]

Baldwin County Shelters Honor ‘Humanitarian’ Betty White by Lowering Pet Adoption Fees to 99 Cents

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) – Several Fairhope animal shelters are teaming up to honor late actress and animal advocate Betty White by lowering pet adoption fees to 99 cents starting Jan. 18. The animal shelters participating in this huge fee drop are Haven No-kill Shelter in Fairhope, City of Fairhope Animal Shelter and Baldwin County Animal […]

Pit Bull Puppy’s Theft and Return Highlights Challenge to Pet Adoption Advocates :: WRAL.com

By Rick Armstrong, WRAL Photojournalist Holly Springs, North Carolina – Attention to a month-long search for a stolen foster pup in Holly Springs may help raise awareness of animal “overpopulation” and efforts to promote pet adoption. At a fundraising event at a restaurant in Holly Springs on December 12, a CCTV camera recorded Kennsie Higgins, […]

Liveline listeners react to Pope Francis’ comments on pet adoption

“Today…we see a form of selfishness,” he told the audience. “You see that some people don’t want to have children. Sometimes they have one, and that’s it, but they have dogs and cats that replace the children. It can make people laugh, but it is a reality. Gina called Liveline to discuss Pope’s comments to […]

Metro Nashville animal shelter is full, waiving pet adoption fees

Metro Animal Care and Control is waiving adoption fees for people wishing to adopt a dog or cat. The facility revealed that it has reached full capacity and is currently housing more than 60 dogs. Fees will be waived for claims and adoptions until Sunday. Adoption counselors are available to speak to potential pet owners […]

Increase in pet adoption requests but not actual adoptions over the Christmas period

There has been an increase in adoption applications, corn not in actual adoptions during the Christmas period, the Association for Abandoned Animals (AAA) told The Malta Independent. the association said he ensures that the adoptions don’t end up being treated as a gift for a family member. A spokesperson says some adoptions are guaranteed over […]

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