Michigan Pet Alliance Launches 2021 Grants and Awards Program

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Michigan., August 6, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Michigan Pet Alliance (MPA) Announces 2021 Grants and Awards Program for Animal Shelters and Rescue Organizations in Michigan. This year’s theme is Lessons from COVID-19. Two prizes of $ 1,500 each is available for Michigan animal shelters and rescue organizations demonstrating positive changes to operations in the wake of the ...

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Pet owners find help with shelter and supplies

Many evacuees who fled the Boulder 2700 Fire and Finley Point area on Saturday evening and Sunday arrived at the Red Cross shelter at Linderman Elementary School in Polson with their pets. Lynette Duford of Life Savers Animal Rescue (LSAR) had set up an animal rescue aid site early Sunday morning. “When we got here almost all of the vehicles ...

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Project Lifeline Animal Highlights Urgent Need For Dog Home Homes In Metro Atlanta – CBS Atlanta

Chandler Whatley picks up his foster dog, Xena, from Fulton County Animal Services. (photo: Valence Jones) ATLANTA, Ga (CW69 News at 10) – Metro Atlanta animal shelters are operating at full capacity and Lifeline Animal Project is asking for help in meeting an urgent need for dog foster homes. Chandler Whatley loves dogs and decided to welcome one named Xena ...

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Rosie, the best bitch I have ever known, has passed away

My phone rang last Thursday, and as soon as I heard my friend Gail Churchill’s voice, I knew something was wrong. “What is it? I asked. “I had to let Rosie go this morning,” she said, choking the words through tears. Rosie was her golden retriever who was only two weeks away from her 14th birthday, which is a pretty ...

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Full, understaffed animal shelters and low cost animal adoptions

MUNCIE, Ind. – A newcomer van was pulled back into the Muncie Animal Care and Services reception dock and, as shelter workers opened the doors of the vehicle, its passengers erupted in chorus. “Salvation!” “Beautiful bird!” “What are you doing!?” Nearly a dozen cockatoos and a few African parrots, removed from the home of their recently deceased owner, chirped at ...

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Indianapolis animal shelter waives adoption fees

Have you thought about adding a four legged friend to your family? There is no other moment than the present. Indianapolis Animal Care Services makes all adoptions free as they are out of space in their shelter on the south side, located at 2600 S. Harding St. “We’re almost out of space,” spokeswoman Brandi Pahl said. “We have too many ...

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Pa. Animal rescue saves lives of HIV-positive dogs

CHESTER SPRINGS, Pa. (WPVI) – “Of all the dogs I’ve had, I’ve never seen a sweeter, sweeter girl,” Andrea Deutsch said of her new furry friend, Ladybird. Although Ladybird looks like a typical dog, the two-year-old puppy has been diagnosed with heartworm disease. “Apparently she was in a hoarding situation in Virginia, and now she’s come here to Main Line ...

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Derbyshire Mountain Rescue Team set to record busiest year on record following increase in calls

While the Derby Mountain Rescue Team responding to incidents at Shirebrook, Bakewell, Wirksworth, Darley Dale, Cromford, Carsington, Winster, Youlgreave, Ripley, Heanor, Ilkeston and Belper, typically receive calls for around 60 incidents at during an average year – 2021 is expected to be much higher. So far, the team, which is called in to help walkers who have fallen or suffered ...

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