Month: September 2015

Rafael Rescued – Working Horse from Mexico Saved by Rescue Group

From: Mike Luery GRASS VALLEY, Calif —In Grass Valley on Sunday, more than two dozen people gathered to welcome the rescue of Rafael, a malnourished and mistreated work horse from Mexico. Rafael arrived via horse trailer and will have sanctuary now at CAPE, the Center for Animal Protection and

3 quit Smithtown animal shelter advisory panel, citing town board’s inaction

The three appointed members of the Smithtown Animal Shelter Advisory Council have resigned, citing the town board’s failure to act on their recommendations. Animal welfare attorney Elizabeth Stein, Diane Madden and Lucille DeFina resigned in a Sept. 15 letter. Last week, they attended a town board meeting and explained the