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3 Incredible Organizations Working to Help Homeless Dogs and Cats in Mexico
Offbeat  (tags: cats, dogs, Mexico, homeless animals )

- 443 days ago -
Pet homelessness is an issue our society has been struggling to resolve for decades. In the U.S. alone, an estimated 70 million homeless animals are roaming the streets. 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. shelters every year and while many are
10 Ways to Help Homeless Animals This Holiday Season
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, cats, homeless animals )

- 2023 days ago -
Even if you can't bring a new pet into your home, there are plenty of ways you can help homeless animals this winter. Here are a few suggestions.
Mommy Cat Takes Care of the Most Unlikely Homeless Animal- VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: homeless animals, mother cat, bonding, love, caring, acceptance )

- 2577 days ago -
Sometimes we all just need to put aside our differences and focus more on love and acceptance than our differences. We can start by taking a page out of this mommy cat's book - watch the unlikely, yet cute, video.
Give Thanks For Animals: Fostering Pets
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- 2740 days ago -
Becoming a pet foster parent is a great way to help animals. It saves animals from overcrowded shelters, and allows the foster families the joy of caring for pets without the long term commitment.
ACTION ALERT: Reinstate Kimberly Mullins as KCAC Director! - PLEASE SIGN !
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- 2924 days ago -
On Friday, May 20, Kimberly Mullins was fired from the Kern County Animal Control (KCAC) Special Projects Manager position for reasons that remain confidential. Based on information from articles in The Bakersfield Californian and others, we feel this a
Outdoor Shelters for Your Feral Colony
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- 3084 days ago -
There are many types of shelters you can provide for outdoor cats in your neighborhood. Almost any kind of 'container' can be converted to a warm place with a little creativity. The most important factor is to layer/insulate whatever you intend to use
ACTION ALERT : Spread Christmas Cheer at An Animal Shelter!
Offbeat  (tags: homeless animals, surrended, loneliness, companionship, animal shelter, spending time, feeding, caring )

- 3101 days ago -
For thousands of unwanted pets around Australia, Christmas time isn't as festive as it should be. Dog and cat shelters will be bursting at the seams, with animals given as unwanted gifts. While people's intentions are good, it's never a good idea to give
The Drive to Get 1.5 Million Pets Home 4 the Holidays
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- 3105 days ago -
A few months ago, I wrote about how Mike Arms, president of the Helen Woodward Animal Center in San Diego, is revolutionizing the business of helping homeless pets. This time of year, that means finding them homes for the holidays
Pittsburgh Pet Store Becomes Latest Convert to the Adoption Option
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- 3132 days ago -
A Petland franchise store in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has decided not to support commercial breeders anymore. When the five purebred puppies and three designer dogs who were in the store earlier this week are sold out, they're turning over their
El Paso's New Law to Stop the Breeding
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- 3148 days ago -
By a vote of 6-1 on October 5, 2010, the El Paso City Council has approved several changes to its animal control and breeder regulation ordinances. In the new ordinance the city blames for profit breeders and owners who fail to spay/neuter and control
A Christmas Puppy - Maria Daines
Offbeat  (tags: homeless animals, video, poem, christmas puppy, heartbreak, stray animals, adoptions )

- 3155 days ago -
The photographs in this video are pictures of homeless, unwanted dogs that I have received in appeals from desperate rescuer's trying to save their lives. Shelters are overflowing and thousands of dogs are being put to death every week because of
Katherine Heigl Pledges $1 Million to Stop Shelter Killing
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- 3158 days ago -
Pet overpopulation has resulted in an estimated 3 to 4 million cats and dogs euthanized each year. The population crisis is a community-wide issue that has solutions rooted in responsible pet ownership.
Orange County Dog-Lovers Club Raises Money for Homeless Animals at Its Pet-Friendly Gatherings
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- 3238 days ago -
Some 300 Orange County residents are using their regular dog-friendly outings for a greater purpose: raising money for area no-kill animal shelters and rescue groups feeling the sting of the recession.
Support Shelter Dogs and American Military Veterans During National Military Appreciation Month
Offbeat  (tags: military appreciation month, pets for vets, veterans, homeless animals, friendship, bonding )

- 3301 days ago -
May is National Military Appreciation month - what better way to honor the veterans that have served our country than to help support the non-profit organization, Pets for Vets.
If I Close My Eyes, Will It Go Away?
Offbeat  (tags: homeless animals, animal advocates, fighting for animals, heartbreak, heartache )

- 3318 days ago -
Gassing chambers still being used in parts of the United States to kill cats and dogs at animal shelters. If I close my eyes, will it go away? Heart-sticking cats and dogs at animal shelters in the United States. If I close my eyes, will it go away?

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