Good News About Animals
Do you know that the most popular New Year's resolution is to lose weight? I imagine this past week has really wreaked havoc on many exercise plans but don't give up. Here are some ideas for New…Continue
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Just one day for homeless pets and that day is Monday, June 11. The plan is to stop shelter killing for just one day and then to keep going until we achieve a No Kill Nation. I mean, wouldn't you rather have your tax dollars being spent to help homeless animals find homes rather than killing them? Just one day is all it takes...... http://www.examiner.com/article/just-one-day-to-save-homeless-animals
Added by Monica on June 6, 2012 at 10:17am — No Comments
SNIP and PSP are teaming up to gather pet supplies and food for victims of the recent tornados in southern Indiana. You can donate new items at any of the local PSP stores or gently used items on Saturday March 10. Here's more info on…Continue
Added by Monica on March 5, 2012 at 7:30pm — No Comments
Indy Pit Crew and Casa del Toro will be holding a candle light vigil this Monday, November 7. They hope to raise awareness of dog fighting in Indianapolis and they want to remember the innocent victims-the dogs. If you are attending, please consider taking a donation for the dogs in foster care, some that were dog fight…Continue
Wags Strays is participating in an adoption/micro chipping event on Saturday, October 15. They are offering free micro chips in the first 50 pets at the event. After that, it will be only $10 per micro chip. Hershey, who is pictured above, is available through…Continue
Added by Monica on October 13, 2011 at 5:42pm — No Comments
This is Cocoa Puff, she is my dog. Unfortunately she was used for breeding over and over until she was too old to be of use to her owner, then she was dumped on Craigslist as "free to a good home". The irony of that always gets me. These people don't want the animal any more and haven't provided a good home but…Continue
Chase was the winner of the small dog pie eating contest at Dog Day Afternoon. Rumor has it that he'll be back to defend his title.
There are a bunch of pet events in and around Indy this weekend. Pet Pals Tv will be at Dog Day Afternoon featuring Woofstock on Sunday. Click…Continue
Added by Monica on September 10, 2011 at 8:26am — No Comments
Tired of just laying around the house? Well check out some fun things you can do this weekend that are pet related. The Humane Society for Hamilton County is opening their new off site adoption center. Indy Feral is selling mums and the Westfield Farmers Market is going to the dogs-literally tonight at their…Continue
Added by Monica on September 2, 2011 at 8:02am — No Comments
This is Hershey, one of my foster dogs fromWags Strays.
Hi guys. This is the rescue group that I foster for. They are a true rescue in every sense of the word. Look at their pet list, they've got senior dogs, a dog with back problems, large black dogs and…Continue
Added by Monica on August 3, 2011 at 7:15pm — No Comments
Hey guys, this is an article about the shelter we adopted Fiona from. It is a very small rural shelter out on a county road. It's so small that we drove past it a couple of times. They have been designated as the very first No Kill shelter in all of Kentucky. It's amazing what a dedicated group…Continue
The heat has been incredible this week. I have two brothers that deliver the mail and I can't even imagine being out in it all day like that. Personally, I can wait another week to get my junk mail:-) The warnings have been all over the televsion and radio telling people how to stay cool during this heat…Continue
Hey guys, are you looking for something fun to do? This Saturday is the 13th Annual IVEC Pet Carnival from 11 AM-3PM. There will be free hot dogs, lemonade and popcorn for all. Scooby Doo will be there to visit with the kids. There will be many demonstrations from groups including the IMPD Mounted patrol and the Indiana State Police K9 Unit. They are expecting over 40 vendors representing everything from pet photography to pet psychics.
Pet Pals Tv will be there with a…Continue
Added by Monica on July 7, 2011 at 2:59pm — No Comments
It's supposed to be a scorcher this weekend. Remember that cars can heat up in a matter of minutes and your pet can suffer heat stroke or worse. It should be a fun long weekend but there are dangers for our pets. Make sure your pet is wearing a collar with a tag on it even if they never go outside.…Continue
Unfortunately, I don't think the hospital will let me take the wiener herd in with me but some of you might be able to participate. I stuck some funny pics of some previous fosters and some of our dogs in the slideshow because I was cracking myself up.
Take Your Dog to Work day started as a way…Continue
Added by Monica on June 22, 2011 at 6:30pm — No Comments
It's been raining cats and dogs on them-literally-and they are being flooded with so…Continue
Added by Monica on June 21, 2011 at 8:00am — No Comments
The Humane Society for Hamilton County has been celebrating Pit Bulls all during the month of March. All of this has been leading up to their parade and seminar this weekend. The Grand Marshal for the parade will be Hector, one of the Vick dogs. In addition, they have decreased fees for Pit Bulls and Pit mixes for the whole month of March. Here are the details and times for the parade and seminar…Continue
Added by Monica on October 18, 2010 at 8:30am — No Comments