Tag: Wildlife & Pets


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‘Rescue Chocolate’ Donates All Profits to Save Dogs & Cats

March 27, 2017Posted by Helaina Hovitz

As responsible pet owners know, dogs and chocolate are a…

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Dog Food Paw-lanthropy Program Promotes “Adopt Don’t Shop”

February 13, 2017Posted by Helaina Hovitz

Lucy Postins will not allow pet stores that sell puppies to stock…

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Rabbit Rescue Finds Fur-Ever Homes For Neglected Bunnies

November 17, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

Often mistaken as “low maintenance” pets, rabbits require the same…

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Special Needs Dogs Help Women See Need for Adoption

October 19, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

In this world of convenience, some of us have grown…

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“Unadoptable” Senior Dogs Spend Happy Final Years In “Pet Retirement Home”

September 22, 2016Posted by Terry Turner

They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks,…

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3D Printing Helps Tiny Animals With Deformities Get Moving Again

September 7, 2016Posted by Wendy Joan Biddlecombe

Every year, 7.6 million animals are relinquished to animal shelters…

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Picture This: Bringing Vet Care to the Homeless

August 30, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

On Saturday (August 26) Bide-A-Wee partnered with the Mayor’s Alliance and various shelters…

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Mega Bite: This Wearable “Force Field” Wards Off Sharks

August 25, 2016Posted by Terry Turner

Thanks to a new invention, the best way to avoid…

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Beach Patrol: Rescue Org Saves Over 1,000 Abandoned Dogs in Puerto Rico

August 24, 2016Posted by Linda Hernandez

Sato is a Puerto Rican slang term for a mixed…

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Rescue Dogs Bring Home Visits to Pet-Loving Seniors

August 9, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

This program that pairs therapy dogs with homebound elderly is…

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PETA “Superhero” Who Saved Thousands of Animals Wins Biggest Victory Yet

July 11, 2016Posted by Wendy Joan Biddlecombe

Jes Cochran has rescued 16,000 rats and 600 reptiles from…

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Legacy of an “Animal Cop” Who Crusaded Against Cruelty

May 25, 2016Posted by Linda Hernandez

After decades of fighting for animals who couldn’t defend themselves,…

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Dreaded “6-Pack Ring” Gets Eco-Friendly Makeover: Marine Wildlife Can Eat It

May 19, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

Instead of killing marine life, this new strain of beer…

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More Cream With That? Café Lets You Bond With Adoptable Cats While You Snack

May 17, 2016Posted by Linda Hernandez

Don’t worry, this isn’t a “fluff” piece.  Volunteers at this special cafe…

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Why One Young Woman Quit Her Job to Focus on Saving 7 Shelter Dogs

March 28, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

Sarah Brasky is not going to stop until she gets…