MSU Holds Inaugural Animal Shelter Education Conference

MSU Holds Inaugural Animal Shelter Education Conference

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – It was the first of its kind for Mississippi State University. The University’s College Of Veterinary Medicine hosted it’s Inaugural Animal Shelter Education Conference. Animal Shelter Workers from all over the South East gathered near Mississippi State’s Campus for a meeting of the minds. “It’s […]

After being found near death in Utah’s west desert, Kelly the dog finds her forever home

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – It’s been nearly five months since Kelly the dog was found emaciated and wandering the Salt Flats. Now she’s found her forever home. The dog was covered in sores and scabs, infected with mange and afraid. “I can’t imagine she had been eating anything […]

Dogs' Noses in the News: Scents Reduce Stress in Shelters

Dogs’ Noses in the News: Scents Reduce Stress in Shelters

Aromatherapy for dogs has beneficial effects During the past few weeks dogs’ noses have been front and center in news about companion canines. Dr. Frank Rosell’s encyclopedic book Secrets of the Snout: The Dog’s Incredible Nose was published in which one can learn just about everything they ever wanted […]

Stray dog named Publix rescued, then adopted by his guardian angel

DECATUR, Ga. — A stray dog who lingered around a former Publix grocery store in metro Atlanta for a year has finally found a loving home. The story behind the adoption is heartwarming. The animal shelter PAWS Atlanta posted Publix’s story Friday on its Facebook page. Shelter staff said a woman

Community volunteers help Sevierville animal shelter

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – This past week, Pets Without Parents in Sevierville received backlash for overcrowding concerns and questions about euthanizing animals. The shelter put rumors to rest regarding 42 cats put down for illness. Now people from the community are answering their call for help, by volunteering their […]

Beaumont animal shelter more than doubles 'live release rate' since 2014, needs help to keep it up

Beaumont animal shelter more than doubles ‘live release rate’ since 2014, needs help to keep it up

BEAUMONT, TX – The City of Beaumont animal shelter has doubled it’s “live release rate” over the past four years and is planning to increase it more in the coming year. Beaumont Animal Care, which is the department that runs the shelter, had a live release rate of 27.5% in

Hillsborough animal shelter full; In need of dog adopters

Hillsborough animal shelter full; In need of dog adopters

Are you looking to add a four-legged friend to your family? The Hillsborough County animal shelter is full and needs the community’s help to give the dogs a forever home. TAMPA BAY, FL – The Pet Resource center–Hillsborough’s only open-admission shelter–says the dog kennels are at more than 99 percent

How many animals were euthanized at the Grand Strand Humane Society? | Myrtle Beach Sun News

How many animals were euthanized at the Grand Strand Humane Society? | Myrtle Beach Sun News

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – Between April 2015 and April 2018, the Grand Strand Humane Society euthanized 408 animals in the shelter, according to documents provided by GSHS treasurer Frank Espinal. The shelter has been under fire since a March board of directors meeting that questioned if too many animals were