Month: October 2012

Kentucky animal shelter receives grant to help save lives

HAZARD, KY – The Kentucky River Regional Animal Shelter was recently awarded a grant that can help save the lives of hundreds of dogs. On average the shelter becomes so overrun with animals that they must put down cats and dogs to avoid overcrowding and unhealthy conditions. In 2011 they

Angel’s Gate Closing– Dozens of FIV cats still need homes

DELHI, NY – Rescue groups race to find homes for ailing cats, dogs as animal hospice closes As an upstate animal hospice for special needs and terminally ill cats and dogs prepares to shutter its doors on Tuesday, rescuers are scrambling to place dozens of cats that remain at the

Fresno County finds private animal shelter to replace SPCA

FRESNO COUNTY, CA – Doubts about whether Fresno County could find an animal shelter to replace the SPCA have been eased by a so-far successful transition to a new contractor. Nearly a month after the Central California Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals ended its contract with the