Meet My Shelter Pet is a video series featuring pet adopters and their loving shelter pets. This video features Mark and Mary Ann Behme whose family includes three shelter dogs, all of whom were adopted as seniors.
Whole Foods Market is introducing Whole Paws, an exclusive line of premium value pet food that features 24 products for dogs and cats. The line includes an assortment of items, ranging from grain-free adult dog food and training treats to indoor cat formula and litter with baking soda.
More than 300 homeless dogs will be rescued from Georgia kill shelters and airlifted from MidCoast Regional Airport at Wright Army Airfield in Hinesville, Ga. on Saturday, Oct. 5 in Pilots N Paws' Operation Special Delivery.
When he was adopted in September 2011, Alfie could stand on his back legs but could not walk. Now after months of physical therapy and playing with his buddy Arnold, he runs and plays like all the other dogs!
Since 2004, National Preparedness Month, sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), has been observed every September. Now is the time to create a plan and explore the services in your area.
The Hartz Mountain Corporation is proud to announce its support for Adopt a Shelter Dog Month throughout October. Animal rescue groups and shelters can request an in-kind donation from Hartz via their websiteor their Facebook page.
The Ad Council, the Humane Society of the United States and Maddie's Fund in partnership with Halo Pet Foundation have released an online video series called "Meet My Shelter Pet" to showcase the unique bonds between shelter pets and their adoptive owners.
The 13th annual National Feral Cat Day will be held on Wednesday, October 16. Alley Cat Allies launched National Feral Cat Day in 2001 to raise awareness about feral cats, promote Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) and recognize the millions of compassionate Americans who care for them.
In the wake of yet another mauling at a private roadside zoo, dangerous incidents involving big cats continue to rise across the United States. According to Fox23.com: "Around 10:20 a.m., Saturday, the Garvin County Dispatch received a call in reference to an accident at the G.W. Exotic Animal Park near Wynnewood, Okla."
After three months of spirited competition, the ASPCA has announced the results of the2013 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge. The Challenge is a contest in which shelters across the country compete to break their own records at saving animals' lives.
For many, owning a pet is the only experience of parenthood he or she will ever have. Consequently, it is awful when they pass away. If the grieving pet parent is your friend, here are the best ways you can help, including a few emphatic “don’ts.”
Wellness Natural Pet Food announces all their dry dog and dry cat foods are GMO-Free. The natural pet food leader's commitment to going GMO-free gives health-conscious pet parents more options when shopping for their four-legged family members.
Commercial dog foods are being recalled at an alarming rate, with brands announced almost every week. One company, JustFoodForDogs, has responded to this crisis by preparing fresh, healthy, whole food recipes with 100% USDA certified ingredients containing no preservatives.