Category: Pet adoption

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 ::

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 […]

Marshall Pet Adoption Center celebrates Christmas with a new medical room | News

Volunteers and board members of the Friends of Marshall Animals organization at the Marshall Pet Adoption Center celebrated the holiday season this week with a group appreciation party, during which the new medical room at the Marshall Pet Adoption Center establishment was unveiled. The new room, called Alera Waite Spay and Neuter Clinic, was largely […]

Renegade Paws Rescue Hosts First Pet Adoption Event of the Year

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) — A new year and a second chance for hundreds of dogs in the Coastal Empire. Renegade Paws Rescue held its first pet adoption event of the year on Saturday. The past year has been difficult for many shelters and animal shelters. Many of them were full of dogs without enough houses. […]

Local Pet Adoption Center Looks Into Pet Care This Winter – WJET / WFXP /

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Christmas tree recycling, pet adoption and other activities in Lewisville, Flower Mound and Highland Village

Christmas tree recycling is available in Lewisville and Highland Village. (Courtesy of Adobe Stock) Until January 14: Recycle a tree in Lewisville Christmas trees can be recycled on Lewisville Lake Park soccer fields until January 14. Trees should be stripped of ornaments and other decorations before they are put down. For more information, call Keep […]

Pet adoption gift certificates are a great gift idea

Americans are inundated every year with classic images of puppies adorned with bows or stuffed kitten stockings, so it’s no surprise that many families bring home pets for the holidays. Not everyone thinks about it, but where these pets come from can help or hinder efforts to end the slaughter of pets in U.S. shelters. […]

Chicago Animal Control Waives Pet Adoption Fees, Offers Gifts to Rescued Animals

CHICAGO — The city’s shelter is waiving adoption fees for animal rescuers — and offering freebies. Animal Care and Control waives adoption fees for people who rescue a dog, cat or other animal from the shelter. The agency will also send the animals home with gifts, including new collars, leashes, sweaters and toys, according to […]

Pet adoption: 52 cats and kittens lovingly nicknamed ‘Christmas Cats’ rescued from hoarding house in Pasadena in search of new homes

PASADENA, Calif. (KABC) — Fifty-two cats and kittens have been rescued by Pasadena Humane from an owner they believe was keeping them in unsanitary conditions, and they will be up for adoption this weekend. Pasadena Humane has cared for the animals and has since given the felines holiday-themed names to encourage residents to adopt the […]

Save Charlie Day promotes more than pet adoption – CBS Miami

DORAL (CBSMiami) – December 15th is Save Charlie Day. A day organized to raise awareness about animal adoption and named after what was once the most popular dog name at the time. “Animal shelters are very crowded, traditionally it is the first place people think of when they no longer want their pets or when […]

Matching Grants Provide Support for Marshall Pet Adoption Center Medical Room | News

Friends of Marshall Animals and Ken Shapen of Shapen Toyota of Marshall are both offering matching grants of $ 5,000 through the end of December to help support fundraising for a new medical room at the animal shelter. The campaign was started by Alera Waite, a 15-year-old FOMA volunteer and animal lover, who started a […]

Bastrop County Animal Shelter Offers Special Pet Adoption To Ease Crisis Level Capacity

Bastrop County Animal Shelter is running a $22 adoption special for any dog ​​or cat through December 31. Bastrop County Animal Services has been at crisis capacity more days than not this year, said Ashley Hermans, director of the organization. The county animal shelter has 84 kennels and as of December 10 was caring for […]

Dozens of furry friends find new families after “MEGA Pet Adoption Event and Holiday Extravaganza” in Roanoke

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — On Saturday afternoon, nearly 40 furry friends from Southwest Virginia shelters were welcomed into forever homes after the “MEGA Pet Adoption Event and Holiday Extravaganza” at the Berglund Center. Organizers say 18 of the animals adopted on Saturday, Dec. 11, were from the Angels of Assisi, seven were from the Regional […]

“Empty the Shelter – Holiday Hope” Event Reduces Pet Adoption Fees to $25 for a Limited Time

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio Live animals! participate in a holiday event aimed at bringing as many pets as possible into loving homes. The “Empty the Shelters – Holiday Hope” event runs through December 20 and offers a reduced adoption fee of $25 for dogs, cats, puppies and kittens. San Antonio Pet is alive! is […]

WATCH: Animal Services hosts annual pet adoption event

Hot Springs Animal Services officials are hopeful that their fourth annual home adoption event scheduled for Friday night will be as successful as the previous three, the shelter coordinator said on Wednesday. “It was amazing,” Michelle Stone said of the annual event. “Last year we adopted almost every one of them. With COVID we didn’t […]

Forming Families Forever at “MEGA Pet Adoption Event and Holiday Extravaganza” in Roanoke

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) – The biggest adoption event in the Roanoke Valley is just around the corner, so don’t miss your chance on Saturday afternoon to bring home a new best friend for the holiday season. year ! According to Angels of Assisi, the “MEGA Pet Adoption Event and Holiday Extravaganza” is scheduled to take […]

Cincinnati Rescue Offers Pet Adoption Certificates to Reduce Post-Vacation Pet Returns

CINCINNATI (WXIX) – Instead of giving pets as gifts at Christmas, a local rescue is offering adoption certificates designed to help reduce the number of pets that are returned to shelters after the holiday season. Madison Schleibaum heads the Cincinnati-based Ohio Pet Sanctuary organization. She said she takes hundreds of animals every year. “Mostly cats, […]

Sip and Shop to Benefit Woodinville Animal Adoption Center | Community

Still looking for gift ideas for Christmas? Several local businesses are teaming up with the Homeward Pet Adoption Center for a virtual sip and buy fundraiser this month. “Every year we have a number of organizations, especially during the holidays, that come to us and tell us they want to fundraise to benefit Homeward Pet,” […]

HOPE Express pet adoption event on December 10, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at West Kendall Toyota

“Adopt, don’t shop” is the automotive group’s mantra when it comes to welcoming furry and undeniably cute new members into a family. For the second time this year, the dealership is hosting a pet adoption event in conjunction with Office of Commissioner Joe Martinez and Adopt Miami Pets. In February, Bean […]

Pet Insurance Market Growth Driven by Rising Global Pet Adoption and Growing Focus on Regular Medical Examinations of Pets: Reports and Data

The increasing prevalence of various diseases in companion animals, the high risk of medical emergencies and injuries, and the growing demand for pet health insurance to cover personal expenses are key factors fueling the growth of the market global According to the latest report released by Reports and Data, the global pet insurance market is […]

It’s the season to save puppies: free pet adoption until December 20

This year is a great time to bring home a four-legged friend for the holidays, as the “Emptying the shelters – The hope of the holidays” The pet adoption event runs until December 20. The annual event cuts adoption fees to $ 25 or less, but here in Greenville, Animal Care has gone one step […]

Several Phoenix-area shelters are waiving or reducing vacation pet adoption fees

PHOENIX — Several animal shelters in the Phoenix metro area are offering free or discounted adoptions for a limited time as part of the Bissell Pet Foundation’s Empty the Shelters Holiday Hope event. Both Arizona Humane Society locations — 1521 W. Dobbins Road in Phoenix and PetSmart at 4380 N. Miller Road in Scottsdale — […]

Guest Column: Pet Adoption Event Highlights Importance of Protecting Animals

Protecting and advocating for animals in San Diego County and statewide is a cause that I have supported throughout my career. In fact, I have written more animal welfare and welfare laws than any other California lawmaker. Over the past few years, I have worked hard to strengthen laws against animal abuse, euthanasia, hunting, poaching, […]

County extends special pet adoption offer until December 4

Riverside County Animal Services is extending one of its most popular adoption specials until December 4. Riverside County Animal Services is extending one of its most popular adoption specials until December 4. The Black Saturday Special gives prospective adopters the chance to find their perfect pet for free all week – the first time […]

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