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Animal Groups Come Together to Give New York Shelter Pets a Second Chance
Animals  (tags: animal rescue groups, shelter pets, unwanted, adoption, bill, legalisation, no kill shelters, protection )

- 2921 days ago -
Killing animals is not only unconscionable policy, it's costly. It takes a lot of manpower -- i.e. tax dollars -- to house, kill, and dispose of a homeless dog or cat. Wouldn't it be much more compassionate to give dogs and cats slated for euthanasia to
Hard Times for a Western Icon
Animals  (tags: horses, unwanted, overbreeding, horse welfare, hay prices, recession )

- 3389 days ago -
Prices are plummeting in an oversaturated equine market, people are neglecting or abandoning their horses at a higher rate and more ranchers are trading in four legs for four wheels. Hay prices are through the roof and the economy is hurting.
PLEASE HELP: On the Brink of Death- Ana and Her Pups!!
Animals  (tags: ana, animal welfare, puppies, unwanted, sterilization, animal advocates, funds )

- 3452 days ago -
This was Ana's fate who ended up was faithful all her life.....After all it fault that instead being sterilized not to make more puppies was left to bring lots of babies.... over night We are desperate, we have puppies all over, we need donors to
Unwanted Horse Population Growing In Oklahoma
Animals  (tags: wild horses, unwanted, overpopulation )

- 3504 days ago -
GLENPOOL, OK -- The struggling economy has hit nearly every industry and it has trickled down to the horse industry, intensifying the unwanted horse population. Saturday, Legacy Equine Center in Glenpool held a client appreciation day. They also
Silent Recession Victims Wait in Animal Shelters
Animals  (tags: animals, abandoned, recession, victims, unwanted, dumped, animal shelters, tragedy, animal advocates )

- 3672 days ago -
She's tired, he's cold, she's hungry and they're alone. They are the silent victims of the recession. Times are hard, money is tight, joys are hard to find, hope is fading. The economy is going into intensive care and there is no end in sight. But,
Colorado : Unwanted Horse Alliance
Animals  (tags: horses, unwanted, economy, Colorado, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets, AnimalCruelty, abuse )

- 3705 days ago -
Today an increasing number of Colorado's horses face an uncertain future. Economic pressures, legislative changes, and shifts in the perception of the role and place of the horse in modern society have resulted in a dramatic increase in the number of
Would You Gas Your Dog or Cat? Help Stop the Massacre- Please Sign PETITION
Animals  (tags: homeless animals, strays, unwanted, killed, gas chambers, suffering, animal shelters, animal welfare, ban gas chambers )

- 3727 days ago -
Each year millions of homeless animals our slaughtered in the United States alone, because they have no home. While most shelters have changed their methods of euthanasia to that of lethal injection there are still many that operate throughout the country
Help Find New Homes for China's Unwanted Dogs
Animals  (tags: dogs, China, unwanted, new homes, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, pets, protection )

- 3728 days ago -
Banned in their home country of China simply for their size, Collies, Terriers, Australian Shepherds, Dalmatians, Saint Bernards, and even Irish Setters are just some of the dog breeds outlawed in Beijing. Once illegal dogs are seized, they are often
Dumped or Destroyed: Grim Future for Many a Puppy in the Window
Animals  (tags: animals, pets, dogs, puppies, unwanted, dumped, AnimalCruelty )

- 3803 days ago -
IT WOULD be a hard heart that could resist the sight of puppies tumbling over one another in a pet shop window. Many people do succumb to their charms, especially at this time of year, paying up to $1500 to take home an instant new family member. Bu
For Dallas' Unwanted Pets, Death Awaits Near the Back Door
Animals  (tags: dallas, overpopulations, animal shelters, animal deaths, tragedy, unwanted, unloved, pets, adoption )

- 4039 days ago -
Paul Curington loves to see animals go out the front door. And by that he simply means "alive." Sadly, the vast majority go out the back door. Paul is interim manager of Dallas Animal Services and Adoption Center. And a backdoor visit to the
Large, Black Dogs Go Unwanted
Animals  (tags: big black dogs, supersitiion, fear, unwanted, homeless )

- 4061 days ago -
When Aaron Jones walks Gozer, his Rottweiler-hound mix, people cross the street to avoid them. Mothers scoop up their children. A lost motorist once rolled up the windows and drove off after spotting the dog. One woman screamed. "He's the nicest dog
Unwanted Easter Chicks End Up at the City's Animal Care Center
Animals  (tags: Easter gifts, animals, unwanted, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

- 4074 days ago -
Those fluffy yellow chicks often synonymous with spring might be cute on Easter, but their owners often don't consider the responsibility they'll be after the holiday. Video
Black Pups Face Doggie Discrimination
Animals  (tags: animal shelter, unwanted, black dogs, discrimination )

- 4096 days ago -
It's not like Pamela Gregg was a stranger to helping out the underdog. She thought she knew what kinds of pooches linger the longest in animal shelters: Older dogs, abused dogs, sick or injured dogs -- dogs like George Bailey, the hound mix she'd rescued
Ban The Sale of Animals In Pet Shops - Australia
Animals  (tags: pet shops, puppy farms, unwanted, homeless animals, animal welfare )

- 4105 days ago -
Resist the temptation to buy that gorgeous kitten or puppy in the window. Because this lucrative pet shop market exists in Australia, backyard breeders and "puppy farms" who supply to pet shops continue to churn out more and more poor puppies and kittens
Dumping Animals in Rural Areas Can Be a Death Sentence
Animals  (tags: Dumping, animals, suffering, strays, death, starve, carcass, road-kill, pets, unwanted, country, lost, survive, cruel, sad, crime, abuse, abandonment, shame, animals, pets, environment, society, slaughter, killing, AnimalWelfare )

- 4113 days ago -
The reason for the high death rate is that animals raised around people don't know how to survive in the wild. That, and the fact that some people have unrealistic ideas about what will happen if they toss unwanted pets out of a car on a country road.

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