CAPA Pet of the Week: Carrot | Pets

Carrot is a 5-year-old female, black and white pit bull terrier available for adoption at the Santa Maria Animal Center. Carrot was found tied up and abandoned, so she is somewhat timid but seems to do well well around other dogs at the shelter. Carrot’s adoption fees include her neuter, vaccinations, flea treatment and health/wellness … Read more

UPAWS has new grooming room for the public’s pets

SANDS TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WLUC) – The Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter has a new service for the public. They have a new self-serve grooming room. It just opened last week and they’ve already seen some pets. You can schedule a time, to bring your furry friend in, and groom them yourself. UPAWS staff say there’s … Read more

Here’s how to keep your cat’s teeth pearly white

If you have a cat, you can see that a kiss or two of them can brighten your day. However, their breath can … can’t smell, if you catch our drift. February is dental care month, and taking care of your pet’s dental health is just as important as taking care of yourself. Anna Chrisman … Read more

East Bay pets of the week for Feb. 4

Izzie is the Berkeley-East Bay Humane Society’s pet of the week. (photo courtesy of the Berkeley-East Bay Humane Society) I’m Izzie, a charming girl that enjoys the company of people I know – it takes me a little time to warm up to new people. Once I get to know you, though, I’m very friendly! … Read more

East Bay Livestock of the Week for Feb. 4

Izzie is the Berkeley-East Bay Humane Society’s animal of the week. (By Berkeley-East Bay Humane Society) I’m Izzie, a nice girl who enjoys being with the people I meet – I have little time to warm up to new people. When I see you, however, I love you so much! It would be better for … Read more

Chlamydia: Infectious disease found in 1 in 3 birds tested at Australian animal hospital

A survey of birds entering an Australian animal hospital shows a huge number of them carry chlamydia, including strains never seen before in Australia Life 31 January 2022 By Alice Klein The laughing kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae), native to Australia electra kay-smith / Alamy Nearly one-third of hospitalized Australian birds are carrying chlamydia, including some novel … Read more

Livestock in the Heartland were evacuated in the aftermath of Hurricane Mayfield

METROPOLIS, Ill. (KFVS) – A Heartland physician is opening its hospital doors to house displaced animals affected by Hurricane Mayfield, without question. “I thought,‘ Oh my God, my cats! ’” Said Cheryl Johnston, a tornado survivor. She is looking for a new home for her two cats, Itty Bitty and Shadow, after Hurricane Mayfield damaged … Read more

CAPA Pet of the Week: Panda and Pennell | Pets

Panda and Pennell are a beautiful, bonded pair of bunnies available for adoption at the Santa Maria Animal Center. Panda is a 5-month-old female, white and black short-haired rabbit and Pennell is a 5-month-old male, black short-haired rabbit. Panda is gentle and sweet and Pennell is the rebel of the pair who likes to put … Read more