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  • Nurseries Give Newborn Kittens A New Chance At Life

    Nurseries Give Newborn Kittens A New Chance At Life

    Gallery: A behind-the-scenes look at how some American animal shelters and rescues are starting kitten nurseries to ensure newborn felines remain healthy until adoption.

  • Dachshund And Paralyzed Cat Are Inseparable

    Dachshund And Paralyzed Cat Are Inseparable

    Ruth, a 7-month-old cat, was found in front of a Florida gated community with Idgie, a 2-year-old Dachshund; the pooch acts as the disabled feline’s protector.

  • Study ranks the best & worst U.S. cities for pets

    Study ranks the best & worst U.S. cities for pets

    A thorough study that ranks the top 100 best cities for pet owners, according to the social network WalletHub; findings were based on three main categories.

  • When grungy and hungry mean lost, not forgotten

    When grungy and hungry mean lost, not forgotten

    That scraggy, skinny dog or cat who wanders around your neighborhood may not be a stray, but a household pet who may have run away from home and become lost.

  • Woman charged with 157 counts of animal cruelty

    Woman charged with 157 counts of animal cruelty

    A Florida woman was charged with 157 counts of animal cruelty after authorities discovered the horrendous living conditions at the animal shelter she was operating. Police were led to the facility after animal control complained of possible abuse. Authorities arrived at the no-kill Sanctuary Animal Refuge, west of Fort Pierce, on April 18, 2011, and […]

  • Parents of slain boy hold fund raiser for animal shelter

    Parents of slain boy hold fund raiser for animal shelter

    The parents of a slain boy are turning their sorrow into hope for animals at a Florida shelter. Working in conjunction with the Spay-Lee rescue shelter in Lee County, the family is urging people to donate cleaning supplies, cash, and cat food for animals in need in memory of their son. Nathan Goldsberry would have […]