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BluePearl Pet Hospital releases annual pet health trends report, revealing the most pressing health issues facing pets today

Leveraging medical data from over 100 BluePearl hospitals and more than 1.29 million pets seen in 2021, this report provides a comprehensive view of pet welfare in the United States TAMPA, Florida., February 23, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — BluePearl Companion Animal Specialty and Emergency Hospital today released its 2021 Pet Health Trends Report which reveals the […]

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 […]

Pet hospital opens, two pet stores close in central Austin

A chain of pet hospitals has opened a new town center. (Benton Graham/Community Impact Journal) Central Austin is gaining a pet hospital, while pet stores east and north of downtown have closed in recent months. 1. Banfield Animal Hospital opened a new location at 1211 E. Fifth St., Ste. 140, Austin, near Plaza Saltillo in […]

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 […]

Avoid a trip to the pet hospital this holiday season with these tips

PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) — This time of year, veterinarians are seeing an increase in visits due to the vagaries of the holidays. “This holiday season is a joyous time for people, but can be dangerous for pets,” said Kitty Yanko, director of the Peoria Humane Society. Yanko said Christmas decorations are especially tempting for pets. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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,” […]

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 […]

New animal hospital takes shape, Pet Trade News & Events from Pet Business World UK

Leading veterinary charity PDSA celebrated a milestone as the roof was installed in Nottingham’s new pet welfare center. A closing ceremony was attended by a charitable veterinary nurse, as well as customers and animal patients. Thanks to generous donors from the charity, including a large donation from the Marian and Christina Ionescu Hospital and the […]

Kittens turn into cats at local shelters, as animal adoption boom wanes

By Anna Reinalda | November 17, 2021 After two record years for pet adoptions, cats and dogs are now aging in animal shelters across the country. It’s true for Montgomery’s beloved SAVE, a friend of homeless animals, in Skillman. “2021 will be our worst year on record,” said Heather Achenbach, executive director of SAVE. Heather […]

Hard Rock to Host Pet Adoption Event | Northwest Indiana Business Titles

Provided Time staff Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana is hosting an Adopt-A-Thon animal in partnership with the Humane Society of Northwest Indiana and Gary Animal Control on Saturday, October 16 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the southeast corner of the Hard Rock parking lot. People can meet the animals and complete adoption applications, […]

The pandemic has seen a spike in pet adoption, and not just for furry friends. Little RES Q founder Marc Ouellette knows that for some families, turtles are just the right gear

Marc Ouellette came through his interest in turtles as many people did: through the pizza-loving quartet that crawled out of the sewers and into the hearts of children in the 80s. While the affection of some fans for the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles waned, Ouellette stayed with him until adulthood. He started Little RES Q […]

The Pet Shop: his son’s dog means grandmother in training | Blog: The Pet Shop

Pet Events in the Triad Get information, stories and more from The Pet Shop blog at www.greensboro.com/blogs. Send events to [email protected] Screening of the film “Best in Show” and pet adoption event: 6:15 p.m., August 16, Carolina Theater, 310 S. Greene St., Greensboro. With the Haley Graves Foundation. Cats and dogs available for adoption. Bring […]

Max Scherzer Pays Pet Adoption Fee In Washington This Week

Max and his wife Erica are funding the adoption fees until August 10 as a thank you to the DC community. WASHINGTON – All-Star pitcher Max Scherzer and his wife Erica are funding adoption fees for each animal adopted from DC’s Humane Rescue Alliance until August 10. The seven-day adoption event is the Scherzers’ way […]

Max Scherzer and Wife Erica Will Pay Pet Adoption Fees as Thanks to DC – NBC4 Washington

Max and Erica Scherzer Pay Pet Adoption Fees Because Thanks to DC originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington As Max Scherzer prepares to make his first start Wednesday as a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers, he and his wife Erica are saying “thank you” to the DC community for supporting them during their seven […]

Best Pet Adoption 2021 | San Antonio Humanitarian Society | Around the city

Winner: San Antonio Humane Society 4804 Fredericksburg Road (210) 226-7461 sahumane.org Adding a four-legged friend to the family is a big decision, and having expert help is invaluable. The main complex of the San Antonio Humane Society in Fredericksburg is airy, spacious, and has been designed with the welfare of its resident animals at the […]

Bubbly Pets: Posh Edinburgh pet store offers Asian tofu cat litter and puppy ice cream

Bubbly Pets in Edinburgh (Photo: SWNS). Bubbly Pets on Minto Street in Edinburgh brings many interesting pet products to the UK market for the first time. Johnny Chui, 28, the owner who has 15 cats and five dogs, struggled to find the products he wanted for his pets in the UK. After constantly shipping products […]

Work begins on £ 3.7million PDSA pet hospital in Nottingham to replace ‘beloved’ facility

Construction work has started on the new pet hospital of the veterinary charity PDSA. The new Marian and Christina Ionescu Hospital – named after a couple who have made a large donation to the charity – will be based in Basford, replacing PDSA’s current facility at Dunkirk Road. So far, the charity has raised £ […]

‘Our Shelter Is Breaking Up’: North Myrtle Beach Businesses Sponsor Pet Adoption Fees

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, South Carolina – The Humane Society of North Myrtle Beach is partnering with shelters across South Carolina by participating in the statewide adoption event called Pick Me SC. Adoption fees for adult cats and dogs adopted by the Humane Society of North Myrtle Beach will be sponsored by businesses in the area: […]

Roanoke Valley SPCA and Angels of Assisi to participate in annual pet adoption event and golf tournament on Saturday

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) – Whether you’re looking for a new furry friend or a fun round of golf, Saturday’s 7th Annual Pet Adoption Event and Wendy M. Bowling Golf Tournament both offers and benefits to two animal shelters in the Roanoke Valley! The Pet Adoption Event and Wendy M. Bowling Golf Tournament – which will […]

Pet adoption has skyrocketed during the pandemic. But now shelters are reporting overcrowding: NPR

Many animal shelters say they have too many cats and dogs in need of homes. NPR’s Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Cornell University’s Elizabeth Berliner what is behind the complaints. LULU GARCIA-NAVARRO, HTE: Remember, at the start of this pandemic, how many of us rushed to adopt pets so much that animal shelters almost emptied? Well, now […]

Cats are big winners in Seattle pandemic pet adoption wave

It has been widely reported that animal adoptions have increased during the pandemic across the country, with people spending more time at home and alone. Now we have local data to back that up – and in the Seattle area, the cats came out big winners. According to data from market research giant Nielsen, the […]

10 Best Pet Adoption Websites – Dogs & Cats to Adopt Near Me

Whether it’s a desire for companionship or extra time to kill, something about this past year is making a lot of people consider having a pet. Shelters, nonprofit rescues, private breeders and pet stores have all seen an increase in demand for dogs since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. While you can purchase a […]

Pet adoption fees to be waived on Saturday at the Humane League in Lancaster | Together

The Humane League of Lancaster County will host “Paws for a Cause” on Saturday, May 22, a no-cost pet adoption event. Adoption fees for all cats, dogs and critters will be covered by event sponsors Caliber Home Loans and the Claire Chivington team. Adoptions include Humane Pennsylvania’s 30-Day Adoption Health Supplement, spaying or neutering before […]

Middle Village Councilor Hosts Pet Adoption Event to Unite ‘Furry’ Friends – QNS.com

City Councilor Robert Holden hosted a pet adoption event at Juniper Valley Park on May 15. (Photo via Twitter / @ BobHoldenNYC) Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across New York City Councilor Robert Holden hosted a pet adoption […]

Registration is now open for Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. (KOLO) — A local foundation is making it easier and cheaper for you to bring home a new furry family member. The Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days event allows Nevadans across the state to adopt a cat or dog for free from participating shelters or animal shelters, thanks to funding from the Dave […]

Senior Residents of Morningside to Host Pet Adoption Party | News Free

Seniors will team up with local shelters to help find “forever” homes for shelter animals at an adoption event in Branson. Morningside of Branson Meadows will be hosting a Pet Adoption Day with animals from the Shepherd of the Hills Humane Society and Taney County Animal Control. The pet adoption party will take place on […]

Susan Mercer’s 15-year quest to educate about pet adoption in Japan

Pet ownership in Japan has exploded over the past decade, and the number of cats and dogs in Japan is now believed to exceed the number of children. That’s why you’re likely to find a crowd cooing over the high priced kittens and puppies in pet store windows across the country. According to a recent […]

Detroit pet store and groomer team up to offer grooming services

Detroit pet store adds grooming after pandemic causes hardship for mobile groomer A pet groomer was in trouble during the pandemic. Now she works at a pet store in Detroit. DETROIT (FOX 2) – Latonya Smith’s business, LC’s Mobile Pet Spa, was hit hard when the pandemic prevented it from entering customers’ homes. She provided […]

Humane Society of Pinellas Launches $ 4 Million Pet Adoption Center

CLEARWATER – As the bulldozer blade smashed into the first corner of the dilapidated Humane Society of Pinellas facility on Friday, CEO Jeff Voelpel reflected on what was to come. The nonprofit is now starting construction of a state-of-the-art, $ 4 million pet adoption center that will more than double the group’s ability to save […]

Pet adoption during coronavirus: shelters and rescue groups are adapting

Raleigh Many animal shelters across the country have seen an increase in adoptions in recent weeks, as people scramble to add new companions to help them fill COVID-19 stay-at-home orders. But there are still plenty of cats and dogs available for adoption across the Triangle, and many obstacles facing animal groups in these uncertain times. […]

Coronavirus orders lead to overcrowded shelters, pet adoption deal

through: Whitney burney, Christa Ferguson Posted: March 19, 2020 / 1:40 PM EDT / Update: March 19, 2020 / 7:28 PM EDT OLIVE TOWNSHIP, Michigan (WOOD) – While the Centers for Disaster Control and Prevention says there is no evidence cats and dogs can spread the coronavirus, the impact of COVID-19 is still evident in […]

Pet store regulations can come to Collier; animal advocates not convinced

Revised guidelines and regulations for pet stores and breeders could be coming to Collier County ahead of the installation of a controversial pet store franchise, but animal advocates aren’t convinced the changes will do any good. On Tuesday, commissioners are expected to hear proposed changes to the county’s animal control ordinance, which, among other things, […]

Pet Shop Owners Bark Against ‘Puppy Mill’ Enemies | Local News

ALBANY – Pet store representatives are harassing lawmakers calling for a ban on the sale of dogs and felines in stores, arguing the proposal would deprive consumers of choice while stimulating unregulated breeders. So far, only California and Maryland have banned the sale of dogs and cats in pet stores, although Maine is now considering […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

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