All Blog Posts Tagged 'and' (17)

Nationally-Known Dog Reaches Milestone Caring for Rescue Kittens

Boots “The Kitten Nanny” has reached a milestone by taking care of his 350th rescued kitten at home.  The 14-year-old Golden Retriever and chow mix and his owner, a former Hoosier, foster rescue kittens to help them become more adoptable by socializing them and exposing them to…


Added by Kate Shepherd on December 21, 2016 at 1:57pm — 1 Comment

Top Four Summertime Issues for Our Pets!

As the old song goes, "Summertime and the livin' is easy" . . . well, maybe for those of us who can get in the car and drive to a pool or simply stay at home in air-conditioned comfort.   Some of our furry friends might not have it quite as easy!   Here's the top four things you need to watch for when the…


Added by Thomas Dock on June 25, 2016 at 7:41pm — No Comments

Mushroom Toxicity in Dogs

A recent story involving celebrity action star, Duane “The Rock” Johnson has been shared throughout social media. Mr. Johnson is seen holding a French Bulldog, his pet named “Brutus” in an animal hospital setting. Sadly, “Brutus” was euthanized after eating mushrooms…


Added by Thomas Dock on October 2, 2015 at 2:43pm — No Comments

Halloween and Our Pets...Spooky Fun or Scary Dangers?

In a little less than 48 hours from now, hundreds of thousands, if not millions of kids will take to their neighborhoods in a wide variety of costumes, all in a quest for miniature chocolate bars, lollipops and other sweet candies.   "Trick or Treat" night is an annual celebration rooted in antiquity and a…


Added by Thomas Dock on October 29, 2014 at 10:23pm — No Comments

Hancock County Search Dogs needs your help!

Hello friends, we are asking for the help from the public. We are a volunteer K9 unit, we train our bloodhounds to help law enforcement locate lost, missing, and abducted persons. We are, and will always be a free resource to law enforcement, and are available 24/7, 365 days a year. Last summer our oldest K9, Jersey Joe, began having health problems, and after his last search in May, he collapsed. We knew then it was time to retire him, he has served the community for many years, is 9 years…


Added by Hancock County Search Dogs on February 2, 2014 at 2:12pm — No Comments


 Oh boy, do we have a doozie for you this Lil Bub! Ok, so what is a Lil Bub?


 She's a unique cat...a 'perma kitty', you'll find out what that is when you see the show. She has some interesting 'issues' which have only made her more of a internet sensation! She is owned by a man in…


Added by Patty on November 16, 2012 at 3:02pm — No Comments


Since this flyer was made, we have lost another wonderful Anderson K9 Officer, Magnum,This morning he went to the Rainbow Bridge to play with his fellow officer Kilo. Contact Kellie Borgman 765-610-8135 or Carol Riley…


Added by Tammie Cooperider on August 20, 2012 at 3:08pm — 1 Comment

Two torties need fur-ever homes

Priya & Terra - Foster needed: Tortoiseshell, Cat; Indianapolis, IN Enlarge Photo

These two torties were brought to our shelter as kittens, back in April. Unfortunately, they have had to grow up in a shelter, and are beginning to forget what it's like to live in a home and be loved and cuddled. They are in need of an adopter or foster home as soon as possible. Come to our shelter and spend a little time with "Pirya: A163592." and "Terra:…


Added by Olga Pratt on January 24, 2012 at 7:16pm — No Comments

Dine & Donate @ WB Pizza

Dine in or carry out at WB  Pizza on Tuesday, September 13th and Forever Friends Great Dane Rescue will receive 20% of the proceeds! Just bring in the attached flyer, enjoy some of Indy's best pizza (breadsticks, olive loaf, pasta, etc.) in town, and a donation will be made to FFGDR! Hours are 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. Go to for directions!


Thank you for supporting our group! The money raised through this fundraiser will help us…


Added by Elizabeth Fink on September 12, 2011 at 12:22pm — No Comments

Please don't cook your dog!!!

On a hot Saturday July 2nd, I was at an adoption event for the Indianapolis Animal Care and Control at the PetSmart in Greenwood.

I was taking one of the adoptable pooches, Scrappy, out for a quick potty break. When I exited the store, I witnessed (along with many other patrons in the parking lot) a white poodle barking its brains out. It had been left in a car with the front two windows lowered about half…


Added by Karla Howell on July 7, 2011 at 1:00pm — 3 Comments is the BEST!!!

This is Frito the Chihuahua Yorkie, who needs a wonderful home! Please think about adding this little gem to your "pack". He's a sweet and lovable fellow!

Added by Martha Piercefield on November 24, 2010 at 9:40am — No Comments

Growing up with pets

Growing Up With Pets is an educational program devoted to bringing parents a resource for information and advice on how to help them foster strong, healthy relationships between their children and their pets.…


Added by Shirley Dennis on September 1, 2010 at 9:02pm — No Comments

August Donation Drive for FFGDRI @ PSP - Last Week!

This is the last week of the August donation drive being held at all Indy Pet Supplies Plus stores! Please, please, please, help us reach our goal by visiting one of the stores this week (before August 31st) to donate $1.

Our group will be at the Noblesville Pet Supplies Plus this weekend (Saturday, August 28th) hosting a D-I-Y dog wash and meet and greet. All D-I-Y dog washes will be donated to our group on Saturday from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. It is only $11 and they supply…

Added by ForeverFriends Great Dane Rescue on August 23, 2010 at 9:36am — No Comments

Healthy Pets are Happy Pets

Did you know that the average lifespan of humans has increased dramatically in the past 20 years? That in spite of all the new dangers in our world. Two things have contributed to that ... better health care and more emphasis on a healthy lifestyle.

What we all want is for our Pets to live…


Added by Gary Madden on August 2, 2010 at 2:10pm — 1 Comment

Pet pix benefit Hancock Co. shelters

Have your pet's pic taken with the Easter Bunny and help Hancock Co. shelters! Story posted on

Added by Rita Rose on March 17, 2010 at 9:03pm — No Comments

Garden store has a resident cat

If you like cats, and who doesn't?, check out my blog today at One of our Eastside businesses has had a resident cat for more than 15 years! There's a photo, too.…


Added by Rita Rose on January 13, 2010 at 2:19pm — No Comments

Child/Dog Connection

As we know dogs can be used as tools to help people personalities. Can they though affect the out come of the child temperament and mind? Why not?

Growing up with dogs was an educational experience that was hidden. I had two Rottweilers who became my best friends. Being five years old and smaller than the dogs, I had to learn how to get around them. Since screaming and yelling didn’t work, another way had to be found. Through the days and many attempts I realized I had to calmly walk… Continue

Added by Indiana Working Dogs on October 26, 2009 at 8:50am — 3 Comments

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The Right Time to Spay or Neuter Your Pet

From TV advertisements to email to online discussions, spaying and neutering your pet is a hot topic.  You can even find a whole series of YouTube videos featuring "Scooter The Neutered Cat" to help persuade you. Hopefully, your pet's neutering…

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Indiana’s Weather For Friday

ONE! MORE! TIME! Indy has missed tying the record high by one degree the last two days. Highs today will soar to 70-ish. The record is 71. Today is the tenth day of 60+ weather in Indy in February, which […]

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