Tag: Wildlife & Pets


7 Animal Rescue Stories That Will Melt Your Heart on National Pet Day

April 11, 2017Posted by Helaina Hovitz

In honor of National Pet Day, we’re bringing you some…

‘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…

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…

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…

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…

“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,…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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,…

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…

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…