Archive for April, 2012
HSRC announces PetFest results, and new adoption partnership
Richmond County Daily Journal
The annual PetFest/Walk for Animals, hosted by the Humane Society of Richmond County at Hinson Lake on Sunday, raised more than $6000 for the non-profit animal shelter that serves the community's pets. For the second year in a row, the event has proven ...
City partners with SPCA to improve animal shelter adoption rates
By Natasha Sweatte - email The new Lubbock City Animal Shelter opened on April 27, 2011. After about one year in operation, KCBD Newschannel 11 investigated the euthanization and adoption rates, to see what kinds of changes have The new Lubbock City ...
Amarillo SPCA joins adoption event
By - Submitted by Society for Prevention of Animal Cruelty With the goal of saving the lives of homeless pets through adoption, the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is taking part in the PetSmart Charities National Adoption Weekend, ...
Pet-sale opponents lobby for adoptions
Desperate Paws of Orange County proposes to San Clemente that pet stores be set up as places to adopt cats and dogs from nonprofit rescue organizations or the local animal shelter. The group decides to delay presenting council members with an online ...
Pets of the Week: Fox Valley shelters offer dogs and cats for adoptions
Aurora Beacon News
Where to find him: Rover Rescue, an all-volunteer dog rescue group. Visit RoverRescue.org. Background: Dillon was born to an outside mom and rescued with his siblings at 5 weeks old. He has been in foster care since. Personality: Dillon is a little shy ...