Dog Hero takes a Bullet in Defense of her Family

Dog Hero takes a Bullet in Defense of her Family

According to the North Central Shelter’s Facebook page, as the criminals were running away one fired shots at the family pets and hit Charlie in two of her legs.

Hurricane Florence: Abandoned pet shelter to kill animals if they are not adopted by time storm hits

Hurricane Florence: Abandoned pet shelter to kill animals if they are not adopted by time storm hits

Jewel Horton, manager of Pender County Animal Shelter in North Carolina, said on Wednesday that local government-run animal shelters were filling up fast and that those that hit capacity must “make space”.

Austin Floods Force Shelter Animals to Evacuate: City Rallies in Support

Austin Floods Force Shelter Animals to Evacuate: City Rallies in Support

City officials are now asking people to take in any lost dogs or cats and keep them safe until the AAC is open. Thank you as well to everyone who came out and adopted, reclaimed and picked up foster pets today.

5 Pet Adoption Stories That Just Might Inspire You to ‘Clear the Shelters’

5 Pet Adoption Stories That Just Might Inspire You to ‘Clear the Shelters’

I posted on a neighborhood Facebook group that I was looking for a pet to adopt, hoping to save a dog that needed to be rehomed from going to the shelter. Oh, and she also likes to come to work sometimes to help Mom. How to Adopt a Pet on Clear the Shelters Day

What to Do If You Find a Lost Dog

What to Do If You Find a Lost Dog

If the dog isn’t injured and you’re comfortable caring for her until you can reunite her with her pet parent, bringing her home with you is certainly an option. “I would recommend keeping the dog away from your own pets for several days to avoid illness or disease,” Jesus says.

Watch These Adorable Bunnies Participate in a Yoga Session

Watch These Adorable Bunnies Participate in a Yoga Session

“Bunny Yoga was created to provide people the opportunity to meet adoptable bunnies in a fun setting,” says Carrie Smith, the manager of the Best Friends Visitor Center. Participants leave class both educated about the importance of helping bunnies and “relaxed and inspired,” Smith says.

Football fan returns to Russia to rescue stray dog he met at World Cup

Football fan returns to Russia to rescue stray dog he met at World Cup

Football fan Ricardo Lazo has returned to Russia to adopt a stray dog he spotted at the World Cup (Picture: HTB) Mr Lazo plans on starting his own animal shelter in Peru and naming it after Businka (Picture: PovoDog)

Jane Lynch joins KLG and Hoda to help Clear the Shelters

Jane Lynch joins KLG and Hoda to help Clear the Shelters

Jane Lynch joins KLG and Hoda to help Clear the Shelters copied! Jane Lynch tells Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb all about the Clear the Shelters initiative, and shows off some of her own fur babies.

Annual Clear the Shelters event aims to boost pet adoptions

Annual Clear the Shelters event aims to boost pet adoptions

Annual Clear the Shelters event aims to boost pet adoptions copied! Thousands of animals are up for adoption on Saturday as part of the fourth annual Clear the Shelters event, sponsored by NBC and Telemundo-owned stations.

'Huge cat alert': 29-pound feline named Chubbs finds new home after rescue

'Huge cat alert': 29-pound feline named Chubbs finds new home after rescue

According to James Chisum, a rep for the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA, Chubbs had looked well-cared-for when he was brought in and had acted very friendly, which made the staff believe that he was lost, and not feral.

New Hope for People and Pets Affected by Domestic Violence

New Hope for People and Pets Affected by Domestic Violence

Marie Philip, deputy commissioner of the Office for Domestic Violence, New York City Human Resources Administration said, “We are in need of innovative programs to give people whatever helps to encourage them to leave an abusive situation, and URIPALS does just that.”

Dog abandoned at pound by family: Video goes viral

Dog abandoned at pound by family: Video goes viral

Dogs are so selfless.”The video was uploaded by Lolys Menchaka, an animal activist in California who has kept the public updated on Electra including the fact that she has been adopted.Electra is not the first or the last pup that will face life in a shelter.

Dog jackets, and more: How to best care for your pets in winter

Dog jackets, and more: How to best care for your pets in winter

Luckily, the quick thinking of her rescuer spared her.Source:SuppliedLike humans, animals can also suffer in the cold without sufficient warmth and protection.Every winter, almost 5600 animals are taken care of by RSPCA NSW.As temperatures start to drop off across the state, RSPCA NSW urges pet owners to consider the effects of the bitter weather on their pets.RSPCA NSW Yagoona Hospital’s managing veterinarian, Dr Christina Zhu, provided five tips to keep pets out of harm’s way this winter.1.

Dog abandoned at pound by family in heart-wrenching video gets adopted

Dog abandoned at pound by family in heart-wrenching video gets adopted

Picture: News Corp AustraliaSource:SuppliedFROM quarantine to homecoming queen, she’s sad no more.This is the happy ending for Electra, the dog who captured the attention of hearts worldwide.The four-year-old pit bull mix was surrendered to a dog shelter by her family earlier this week.