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Emily Uckele Stole 16 Cats From a Shelter -- And Now She Won't Give Them Back
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, cats, shelters )

- 2158 days ago -
Was it a case of crazypants, greed, or misguided advocacy? We hope it's not something worse.
"ChipIn" Shutting Down
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, rescues, shelters )

- 2259 days ago -
ChipIn, a resource that been used extensively for years, especially by the rescue/shelter community, is shutting down as of March 7, 2013. ChipIn has been used to raise funds to save, vet and care for countless animals as well as many other uses and
I Can't Adopt a Dog, So I'M Volunteering at a Shelter
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, shelters )

- 2272 days ago -
My dad ended my dream of taking home Fiona the Weimaraner. But I kept thinking about the shelter.
I Volunteer at a Shelter -- and Three Cats Stole My Heart
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, shelters )

- 2275 days ago -
Rusty, Dennis, and Cutie brighten my days at Whiskers Animal Benevolent League. I wish I could take them all home!
Abuse Photos Released; San Bernardino Shelter Under Fire
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, pets, protection, shelters, abuse )

- 2286 days ago -
The nonprofit Companion Animal Protection Society starts an investigation of the facility
Over Half Of Quake Survivors Still Living In Shelters
Offbeat  (tags: Japan, Tohoku Kanto Earthquake, Great East Japan Earthquake, survivors, shelters, more than half, poll, health, illness )

- 2869 days ago -
More than half those affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake are still living in shelters, with many having no prospects of earning a living, a Mainichi Shimbun poll has shown.
Medical Institutions, Shelters Reluctant to Accept Those Evacuated From Near Nuke Plant
Offbeat  (tags: Japan, radiation, fear, refused, shelters, medical institutions, shock, Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, evacuated, treatment, concern )

- 2945 days ago -
Some medical institutions are refusing to treat patients who have been evacuated from areas near a quake- and tsunami-hit nuclear power plant unless they show certificates that they have not been exposed to radiation.
Keeping Ferals Warm and Fed This Winter
Offbeat  (tags: stray cats, survival, helping, shelters, food, courageous, kindness )

- 3052 days ago -
Our feral friends have become fairly skilled at finding shelter and food, but you can help make things easier for them by providing insulated shelters and consistent feeding times. Below we will discuss some of the things you can do to help assure
Outdoor Shelters for Your Feral Colony
Offbeat  (tags: homeless animals, cats, feral cats, winter months, shelters, protection )

- 3052 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
PETA 'Everyday Dogs' Ad Portrays Pets In Body Bags To Promote Adoption! VIDEO! PLEASE VOTE!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, pets, shelters, protection, environment )

- 3055 days ago -
"If you buy a dog, what will you do with the shelter dog you kill?" This is the question that PETA poses in its newest ad, "Everyday Dogs." The haunting video portrays dogs engaged in everyday activities with humans -- except all of these pups are in
The Terrible Irony of Target the Hero
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, dogs, shelters )

- 3057 days ago -
Target survived the mean streets of Afghanistan. She survived a suicide bomber. The one thing she couldn't survive was an animal shelter here in the United States.
The Shelter Pet Project Busts Myths With Facebook Celebration
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, shelters, Facebook )

- 3065 days ago -
The Shelter Pet Project has declared today, November 30, "Celebrate Shelter Pets Day" on Facebook. Everyone who shares, or has shared, their life with a shelter pet can help other shelter pets find homes by breaking the stereotypes around adoption
Citizens Protest Garland Animal Shelter Gas Chamber
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, pets, protection, shelters )

- 3067 days ago -
Something is rotten in Garland, Texas. And the Citizens for Reform of the Animal Shelter are trying to stop it
The Shelter Pet Project : November 30 Is " Celebrate Shelter Pets Day " on Facebook!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, pets, shelters, protection )

- 3070 days ago -
Tuesday, November 30, join The Shelter Pet Project in asking animal lovers to post to Facebook telling the world about a great shelter pet you've known and loved.
Facebook Photos Lead to Call for Reform at North Carolina Animal Shelter
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, shelters )

- 3073 days ago -
One photo shows a cat wearing earbuds, with a cigarette in her mouth and a knife between her paws; another shows a cat being scruffed with a pen in his mouth. A third photo shows an employee holding up a ferret to show off missing fur along her back

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