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Memories of Post-Katrina Animal Shelters Sting in Hurricane Season
Animals  (tags: hurricane, katrina, memories, animal shelters, animals lost, saved, rescued, grief )

- 3550 days ago -
Every report of another hurricane forming out at sea churns up memories, fear of what might happen again. And images I'm sure will never dim. Of the big old black Lab I called Sir because he was so courtly, a dog that had, I imagined, taken the
Fugitive Arkansas Animal Abuser Captured in Vt.
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, dogs, pets, investigation, Katrina, rescues, shelter, Shelter Dogs, crime, ethics )

- 3593 days ago -
Tammy Hanson, 42, was brought into court in handcuffs. She was arrested over the weekend in Sutton as a fugitive from justice. Police say Hanson had been using the alias Christine Miller and hiding out in Vermont since being convicted on 20 counts
"Little One"
Animals  (tags: Katrina, dogs, rescued, Pasado's Safe Haven, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, pets, environment )

- 4089 days ago -
PasadoRescuers broke into a house in New Orleans to find a small pup on a kitchen counter. The flood waters had raised him to that point and had left him injured. He had remained in that same position - for weeks. He was so malnourished and dehydrated, he
Charges Dropped in Katrina Pet Massacre: Urgent Action Needed!!!   video
Animals  (tags: killings, katrina, sbp shooting, law, pets, suffering, sadness )

- 4111 days ago -
Deputy Sheriff Officer Mike Minton admitted shooting the dogs on the streets in the aftermath of Katrina. Video shot by David Leeson, a Dallas Morning News award-winning photographer showed the officers shooting the dogs. Lack of evidence??!! TAKE ACTION!
Take Action:Kinship Circle: CASE CLOSED? SBP Dogs Shot In The Streets
Animals  (tags: katrina, displaced lost pets, dog massacre, dogs killed, investigation, animal welfare, animal rights )

- 4139 days ago -
Two separate incidents of alleged dog shootings tied to the St. Bernard Parish Sheriff's Office in Chalmette, LA, caught the attention of the nation -- and wrath of animal advocates everywhere. Dallas Morning News photojournalist David Leeson videotaped
Rescued Animals Arrive From New Orleans
Animals  (tags: pet rescue, rescued animals, katrina, animal shelters, volunteers, animal welfare, homes )

- 4285 days ago -
Two years after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans and the Gulf Coast, the pet rescue effort remains an ongoing challenge. Washington Animal Rescue League volunteers returned from New Orleans Wednesday with more than 50 dogs and a dozen cats.
Still There, Still at Work: Two Years After Katrina
Animals  (tags: katrina, animals rescued, legislation, animal protection, animal welfare, disasters )

- 4285 days ago -
Arguably the most significant achievement of the post-Katrina landscape is the passage of legislation to prevent forced mass abandonment of pets in future disasters. In Katrina's aftermath, tens of thousands of companion animals were left to fend for the
ARK, A Prayer For New Orleans
Animals  (tags: Katrina, New Orleans, Rescue, Animals, sadness )

- 4285 days ago -
ARK is a full sized replica of one of the boats used to save animals from the flood. It was created using materials from the rescue, like intake forms and pet food bags
Dogs Suffering From Post-Katrina Ills
Animals  (tags: Katrina, dogs, illness, infections, dog welfare, animals )

- 4333 days ago -
It is a fact we already knew: Hurricane Katrina made life harder for people, plants and animals. It is the last group, however, that has been presenting an unusual group of mysterious, and miserable, illnesses to veterinarians on the Coast. Another
Best Friends Animal Society - Homecoming for Tigger: Microchip Identifies Katrina Cat's Nine-Year-Old Owner
Animals  (tags: cats, GoodNews, rescued, pets, katrina, friends )

- 4349 days ago -
When Hurricane Katrina battered the Gulf Coast in 2005, Best Friends Animal Society rescued more than 4,000 animals from the breaking levees and massive flooding that devastated the city of New Orleans.Two years later, yet another Best Friends-rescued >>
Lawsuit: Katrina Pets Executed
Animals  (tags: police, cops, lawenforcement, katrina, neworleans, lousiana, abuse, animal, animalabuse, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, slaughter, puppies, pets, dogs, dog, death, cruelty, companionanimals, cats, abuse, crime, ethics )

- 4358 days ago -
"Once everybody's gone, we're going to have target practice tonight."
Cops Sued for Mass Pet Murders During Katrina - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, Katrina, companionanimals, pet murders )

- 4363 days ago -
One woman told ABC of being forced under threat of being handcuffed to hand over the tiny poodle she never saw alive again. Animal rescuers spoke in tears of being prevented from helping and how how the animals were not killed mercifully but were shot
Lawsuit: Katrina Pets Executed
Animals  (tags: pets, dogs, Animal Cruelty, dogs, katrina, lawsuit, louisiana, animal killing, slaughter )

- 4364 days ago -
For nearly two years, pet owners from Louisiana parish of St. Bernard have accused sheriff's deputies of having wantonly killed dozens of dogs they forced evacuees to leave behind during Hurricane Katrina without regard
Linda Blair of "Exorcist" Fame Saving Animals and Promoting Vegan Lifestyle - Check It Out!
Animals  (tags: animal, animalabuse, AnimalWelfare, dogs, pets, shelter, activist, Katrina, rescue, animaltesting )

- 4409 days ago -
She rocketed to fame in hit 70's films like "Sweet Hostage," the star-studded "Airport '75," and of course, "The Exorcist." But as Linda Blair grew up right before our eyes, she began to add activist to her list of credits. Read her story and be inspired

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