My colleague Holly Sizemore and I were driving together to a business meeting in Phoenix a few weeks back. It was dark as we passed down the highway that traverses the Navajo Nation, a wild and woolly area with a strange, almost haunted atmosphere.
Nico Dauphiné is a bird advocate and now animal cruelty suspect after a community cat caregiver took samples from food bowls to the Washington Humane Society.
Animal welfare organizations come together to help the community cats of Tangier Island by providing trap/neuter/return to a few hundred cats.
These one-of-a-kind events pull together the rescue and shelter community to find homes for homeless pets and infuse much-needed funding into local rescue groups toward their lifesaving work.
Avanzino’s watershed achievement was an adoption compact with the city that effectively turned San Francisco into a no-kill community.
Disasters are a fact of life, and animals are inevitably caught up in the turmoil. We have come a long way in how animals in disasters are related to both officially and by the nation’s animal welfare organizations.
Many horses lose their homes quite a few times during their lifespan, the solution to abandoned horses can be found in education and proper training.
Spearheaded by Best Friends Animal Society, SB 722, will result in dogs rescued from fighting scenarios being evaluated to determine if they could be placed.
Best Friends, along with every national animal organization, called for the game’s removal from the Google-owned Android Market, and thousands of concerned animal lovers logged on to the Android Market site to request the removal of this app from their virtual shelves.
In the animal welfare field, Rich’s game plan and out-of-the-box thinking have been renamed and reconfigured but have stood the test of over two decades of real world application.