Yes, your dog wants to rescue you

by Scienmag May 31, 2020, 3:21pm Credit: Deanna Dent/ASU What to do. You’re a dog. Your owner is trapped in a box and is crying out for help. Are you aware of his despair? If so, can you set......READ MORE>

Iowa Dog Finally Adopted After 900 Days at Shelter

Iowa Dog Finally Adopted After 900 Days at Shelter Helps New Owner Recover from Breakup Two years ago, Leo was rescued from being euthanized, and now he’s found his forever home! Claudia Harmata After more than two years —......READ MORE>

Volunteer of the Quarter – Patty Souza

Mutt Militia, meet our Volunteer of the Quarter, Patty Souza. Patty has always been a “Big Fan of Zack Skow’s “Marley’s Mutts” & all the time, love & care he gives to each animal.” “I’ve wanted to volunteer for......READ MORE>

Make your rescue or foster pet a ‘forever’ friend

Fuzzy, furry friends are filling our homes since the lockdowns due to cornoravirus began in early March. Over the last two months, the numbers of people fostering cats and dogs have risen dramatically over the same period last year.......READ MORE>

Local pet rescue feeding animals in need

BAKERSFIELD, CA. (KGET)- Businesses are suffering, people are being laid off and it’s becoming even harder to put food on the table. But, it’s not just humans suffering, our pets are being affected. Stories across our county of those......READ MORE>

Birmingham Race Course ends live greyhound racing

By William Thornton | wthornton@al.com Alabama no longer has a venue for live greyhound racing. The Birmingham Race Course is discontinuing the sport and will rely on simulcasting when it eventually reopens. Kip Keefer, executive director of the Birmingham Racing......READ MORE>

China just upgraded the status of dogs from “livestock” to “pets”

In a newly published list of animals categorized as livestock in China, the country’s agriculture ministry made a surprising announcement tucked away at the bottom of the policy document: dogs are no longer to be treated as mere livestock,......READ MORE>

This Mumbai Boy Is Feeding Stray Animals Every Day Since Lockdown

For those who think that only human beings happen to face the difficulties and hardships of a distressing time like such, this veterinary student from Mumbai will help you shift your focus to just how bad animals have it.......READ MORE>

Pet fostering takes off as coronavirus keeps Americans home

By MARGERY A. BECK and SCOTT McFETRIDGE (AP) OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Simeon family was heading home to Omaha from a Smoky Mountains vacation when Kim Simeon spotted a social media post from the Nebraska Humane Society, pleading......READ MORE>

Shenzhen becomes first Chinese city to ban eating cats and dogs

Shenzhen has become the first Chinese city to ban the sale and consumption of dog and cat meat. It comes after the coronavirus outbreak was linked to wildlife meat, prompting Chinese authorities to ban the trade and consumption of......READ MORE>