Day: February 12, 2018

The Westminster Dog Show’s Quiet War Between Show-Dog And Rescue-Dog Owners

As the 142 nd Westminster Dog Show prepares to name another frisky Best in Show champion on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden, it is probably a good time to address the simmering, under-reported feud that has always existed between show-dog owners and rescue-dog advocates. Having covered this show […]

Animal Services growing, changing in northern Santa Barbara County

Animal Services growing, changing in northern Santa Barbara County

James Parrish, right, of Lompoc, holds his dog as another dog up for adoption is held by volunteer Jane Loquasto during Santa Barbara County Animal Services Support Your Shelter in November 2017. Animal services in northern Santa Barbara County continue to expand with the recent addition of Santa Maria […]

Canine-loving cadre needed to help manage stray dogs in Mission Valley

Canine-loving cadre needed to help manage stray dogs in Mission Valley

Buy Now Mission Valley Humane Shelter Director Filip Panusz greets Teddy, one of the two stray dogs he helped save in St. Ignatius this summer. Panusz is hoping people in four communities will step forward to help the shelter address the issue of stray dogs. PERRY BACKUS, Missoulian POLSON […]

'Ban the DREADFUL trade in puppy farming' says Lincolnshire rescue centre

‘Ban the DREADFUL trade in puppy farming’ says Lincolnshire rescue centre

A Lincolnshire dog rescue centre is calling for a stop to puppy farming and pet shop sales. Jerry Green Dog Rescue , which has a centre in Boston, is urging animal lovers to put pressure on the Government following plans to ban the sale of puppies by pet shops […]

Chihuahua stolen during Oviedo adoption event, rescue group says

Chihuahua stolen during Oviedo adoption event, rescue group says

OVIEDO, Fla. – A Central Florida animal rescue is hoping to find a stolen Chihuahua and reunite her with her mother after organizers said she was stolen during an adoption event. Officials from Abby’s Animal Rescue said Chloe , a 3-year-old Chihuahua, was stolen Saturday while they were holding […]