Month: January 2018

High Schools Across China Are Now Offering Animal Welfare Courses!

High Schools Across China Are Now Offering Animal Welfare Courses!

In a long due yet still impressive act of growth, the Chinese Ministry of Education has added an animal welfare course for high schools and students. This is a huge nod to Animal Asia’s ongoing efforts to cultivate a more compassionate attitude towards animals in the country. Considering China’s […]

Southwest Airlines donates flight to rescue dogs and cats from Puerto Rico

Southwest Airlines donates flight to rescue dogs and cats from Puerto Rico

Photo: Shelley Castle Photography/Southwest Airlines (WSVN) – Dozens of dogs and cats from Puerto Rico got first-class treatment, courtesy of Southwest Airlines. The airline used one of their Boeing 737s to transport 14,000 pounds of humanitarian supplies to San Juan on last week. On the return trip, they brought […]

Three bills would change how Tennessee pets treated when sold, adopted, in home

Three bills would change how Tennessee pets treated when sold, adopted, in home

Three pieces of legislation have been filed that would change how Tennessee animals are treated when being sold, adopted from a shelter, and in your home. PHOTO: MGN NASHVILLE, Tenn.– Three pieces of legislation have been filed that would change how Tennessee animals are treated when being sold, adopted […]

GreaterGood.org Teams up with Purina for Third Annual Shelter Bowl

GreaterGood.org Teams up with Purina for Third Annual Shelter Bowl

TUCSON, Ariz.–( BUSINESS WIRE )–For the third straight year, GreaterGood.org , an independent 501(c)(3) charitable organization devoted to improving the health and well-being of people, pets, and the planet, will team up with Purina for their Shelter Bowl , which raises donations which are distributed as food grants to […]

Brookline woman charged for allegedly abandoning seven cats

BROOKLINE, N.H. — A Brookline woman is facing multiple animal-cruelty charges. The arrest was the result of an investigation by Hollis police into several abandoned cats in Hollis on Oct. 31. Police learned that Stephanie Gay, 43, was possibly the owner of the cats. The led police to Gay’s […]