Warwick pet store adopts new way of doing business – news – providencejournal.com

The Humane Society of the United States officially designates All About Pets at 1800 Post Rd. As “Puppy Friendly” to recognize its commitment to only gifting cats and dogs from approved shelters and shelters. WARWICK – The Humane Society of the United States has officially designated a pet store in Warwick as a “Puppy Friendly” […]

Your Incredible Pet Adoption Stories – NBC Chicago

In honor of “Clear the Shelters” coming August 17, we asked our NBC Chicago Facebook audience, “Why did you decide to adopt your pet?” Their responses were filled with stories of love, camaraderie and lifelong friendship. Read them below. For more information on Chicago-area shelters participating in NBC’s Clear The Shelters animal adoption campaign and […]

From iconic pet store to non-profit adoption center, Andy’s Pet Shop in San Jose is going to be redefined

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KGO) – Andy’s Pet Shop in San Jose has served the community of South Bay and beyond for almost 70 years. Co-owner, Lissa Shoun took over the business in 2007. She and her husband moved the storefront to 51 Notre Dame Avenue in 2010. “When we moved in here we were broke,” […]

New York legislature ends session without resolution on pet sale bill

That pooch in the window isn’t going anywhere – yet. Manhattan pet store owners in Schenectady breathed a sigh of relief on Friday after the New York state legislature ended its session without voting on a bill that would have prevented them from selling dogs and cats in because of fears they are supporting breeding […]

Washington’s bill would limit pet store sales to rescues only

A bill that would ban the retail sale of dogs and cats unless they were obtained from a shelter or rescue center is under consideration by lawmakers in Olympia. Opponents and supporters testified about Bill 1640 during a public hearing on February 5. Some of them were from Puyallup, where the issue is hotly contested. […]

Shelter Hope Pet Shop, partner of ‘KHTS Adopt A Pet’, celebrates 1,000 adoptions (VIDEO)

It was a historic day at Shelter Hope Pet Shop on Monday, as volunteers from partner “KHTS Adopt a Pet” gathered to celebrate 1,000 adoptions since the rescue first opened in 2015. A pair of 13-week-old kittens named Bear and Scout marked the rescue’s 999th and 1,000th adoptions by a family in Santa Clarita, who […]

Donation Helps Peewee’s Pet Adoption Open Animal Hospital

Here’s What Animal Care Services Are Doing For Corpus Christi According to the city’s website, animal services are working to promote responsible pet ownership, prevent the spread of animal-borne illnesses, and protect the public by seizing stray animals that are harmful to the public. Monica Lopez / Caller-Times The donation of an animal lover after […]

Simba, the little puppy whose short life reveals the truth about the pet trade

This fluffy puppy called Simba could be yours – if you have £ 4,500 spare. “A luxurious, petite, chocolatey and white Pomeranian girl with green eyes is now available for booking,” gushes the Facebook page of a Cheshire company called Tiffany Chihuahuas, which says it sells Kennel Club registered puppies. Every responsible vet, as well […]

Kayla and puppies, Shelter Hope Pet Shop Santa Clarita (VIDEO)

Just one day after arriving at the shelter, 2-year-old Kayla gave birth to three puppies, risking herself and her newborns to be euthanized due to the extra care they needed. But volunteers from Shelter Hope Pet Shop Santa Clarita intervened immediately to save the new family’s life. Don’t miss a thing. Get the latest KHTS […]

Homeless cat burglar smashes window at Indian Harbor Beach pet hospital, police say

INDIAN HARBOR BEACH, Florida – A long-haired homeless man nicknamed “Sand Flea Jesus” stuffed a feline named Flounder into a bag and took him from Aloha Pet & Bird Hospital last month, according to employees. Then the suspected burglar returned Tuesday night – barefoot and wearing multi-colored yoga pants – and unsuccessfully attempted to enter […]

Bamboozled: Pet adoption agency shut down over sick puppy’s vet bills dispute

Eleventh Hour Rescue, a pet adoption and rescue agency in Rockaway Townsquare shopping center, was temporarily closed late last week amid an investigation into Bamboozled, according to the health worker. of the canton. The closure came after a complaint from Michele Nardino, a woman who adopted a puppy there in November. The puppy, Harley, fell […]

Sandy Springs to ban the sale of cats and dogs in pet stores

Sandy Springs pet stores would not be allowed to sell dogs and cats from breeding facilities, and would only be allowed to accept pet adoptions from rescue organizations, under a new municipal law in preparation. No pet stores in the city currently sell such animals anyway, officials said at a Nov. 7 city council meeting. […]

WeHo @ Work: at Laurel Pet Hospital, it’s all in the family

Almost daily volunteer Dr Todd Calsyn (right) and Peggy hug two beloved friends at Laurel Pet Hospital. “We want to be good with WeHo,” Calsyn said. “No one here is about the money.” (Photo by Michael Jortner) I asked Todd Andrew Calsyn, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at Laurel Pet Hospital, “What’s the most unusual animal […]

‘Puppy Mill’ Protests Target Park Pet Shop Saturday – Mt. Greenwood – Chicago

Jim Sparks Jr., co-owner of Park Pet Shop in Mount Greenwood, said his business is in full compliance with a Chicago ordinance that says only pets from “shelters and other humane adoption centers.” such as rescue operations, can be sold within city limits. See the full legend DNA Info / Howard A. Ludwig MOUNT GREENWOOD […]

Hyderabad’s oldest pet hospital still in the ‘ancient’ era

Hyderabad: The government veterinary hospital, which is the oldest in the city, is awaiting modernization. According to historians, the hospital was opened during Nizam’s reign along with Osmania General Hospital, Nizamia (Tibbi) Government General Hospital, and Government Homeopathy Hospital. Mr. MA Qayyum, a historian, said: “The hospital was established with the intention of meeting the […]

Mars Inc. to buy chain of pet hospitals for $ 7.7 billion

Global pet food and candy maker Mars Inc. is doubling its growing pet care business with the acquisition of the animal hospital chain VCA Inc. The deal, valued at around $ 7.7 billion, not including debt, represents a major investment by Mars in the burgeoning pet care industry and will bring together 800 veterinary hospitals […]

Banfield Pet Hospital unveils the smartest, most popular pet names inspired by Star Wars

PORTLAND, Ore., December 4, 2015 / PRNewswire / – Marking the fourth (strength) of the month, Banfield Pet Hospital unveils the best animal names inspired by George Lucas’ emblematic universe of “Star Wars”. As the world’s largest veterinary practice, Banfield and its in-house research team, Banfield Applied Research & Knowledge (BARK), drew on its extensive […]

Banfield Pet Hospital Slowly Passes Franchises to Company-Owned Clinics

banfield2.JPG Many Banfield clinics are located in PetSmart stores, but some, like this one in Northwest Portland, are in freestanding buildings. (Mike Francis / The Oregonian) Banfield Animal Hospital, the private Portland-based pet health clinic chain, said it had not embarked on a deliberate strategy of converting its franchises into company-owned outlets. Nonetheless, an idle […]

Let’s Get Fur-Real: 5 Reasons Adoption Continues To Outperform Pet Shop Purchases

When it comes time to add a furry family member to our home, we have plenty of options, but the most popular are usually pet stores and animal shelters. However, the long-standing battle between these two seems to be tilting more and more in favor of animal shelters. All of the perks that draw people […]

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