????Vance county animal shelter is adding on to their enrichment program!! Chad Olds, an animal service officer with Vance county played his guitar to a very eager crowd. The adoption room had never been so quiet and at peace. We plan to...Show More Summary
On January 19, 2018, two compassionate animal control officers from the Daytona Beach Police Department held close a shivering puppy who had been found abandoned in the Halifax River, near the Seabreeze Bridge. The weather that week was very cold and the wet puppy could find no warmth. Luckily, a good samaritan alerted the police....
Animal control officers on Tuesday removed 54 cats from a Pasadena house after the animals were found to be living in unsanitary conditions. The Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA — which is contracted through the City of Pasadena — came to the house after receiving a call from a concerned neighbor...
Authorities seized two healthy dogs from the Turpin family after 13 siblings were found malnourished and allegedly tortured. The two Maltese-mix dogs “appear healthy”, Perris, California animal control officer Christina Avila said, and will be raffled for adoption. Show More Summary
A Compassionate Action Award is on its way from PETA to Saginaw County Animal Control in recognition of the three officers who will be spending a bitterly cold night... The post Heroic Officers’ Bold, Cold ‘Backyard Dog’ Protest Nabs PETA Award appeared first on PETA.
Rescuers tried once again Wednesday to capture a Canada goose that was impaled by an arrow roughly three weeks ago. The animal control officers failed to nab the bird, but they did watch in amazement as the animal appeared to jettison the arrow and fly away unharmed. “We weren’t able to capture...
A grievance hearing is set over the Yankton Police Department's firing of its animal control officer in July. The Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan reports that the hearing before the … Click to Continue »
COSTA MESA The city is getting an animal shelter to temporarily house stray dogs and cats collected by its animal control officers. But critics are objected to plans for the city to partner with the Orange County Humane Society to operate the facility. On Tuesday, Oct. 24., the Planning Commission discussed the proposal for a […]
Authorities in south Florida rushed to rescue as many animals as possible ahead of Hurricane Irma’s arrival. In Palm Beach County, animal control officers rescued 49 dogs and two cats that weren’t just left inside a house, but rather tied up or somehow restrained so they would have no way of even attempting to escape if there is flooding. Show More Summary
Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control officers will begin going door-to-door in West Covina to make sure dog owners have paid their license fees. Officials admit the move is aimed at raising revenue.
Kim Zolciak and Kroy Biermann got a surprise visit from Fulton County animal control officers on July 30, and now RadarOnline.com can exclusively reveal that the Don’t Be Tardy couple put their foster dogs at risk before they were investigated! A “passer by” caller asked for an animal wellness check to be conducted at the Read More
Thirteen animals found living in extremely neglectful conditions on a property in Alpine, Mississippi, have been rescued. Union County Sheriff Jimmy Edwards says his office, along with Animal Control, Animal … Click to Continue »
Animal control officers are patrolling a San Francisco neighborhood this week after a coyote sprang out of the dark and snatched a small dog off the porch of a home as the horrified pet owners returned from an early morning walk. The...Show More Summary
SHEFFIELD, Ala. (WHNT) – Colbert County Animal Control officers are investigating a bizarre cruelty case. They say someone is shooting animals with a hunting bow. Read more...
Animal control officers on Thursday discovered a congregation of alligators and a nest of venomous snakes inside a Thousand Oaks home where twice in the last three years a cobra has gotten loose and terrorized neighbors, officials said. Just eight weeks ago, the homeowner’s next-door neighbor spotted...
The animal control officer doesn't know if he should use his net to catch the bird or the bottles of liquor falling off the counter. We started a new page called @animalsdoingthings and it's all animal videos and they're all hilarious. Check it out A post shared by Drunk People (@drunkpeopledoingthings) on Jun 21, 2017 at 6:54pm PDT [via]
The smell of “something dead’ lingered around an old moving truck found parked in Fresno on a recent boiling hot day, officials said. The odor was enough to prompt a resident to notify local authorities. When animal control officers arrived about 3 p.m. Friday, they “found a horrific situation:”...
A female peacock on the loose in a liquor store near Los Angeles led an animal control officer on a chase that also led to smashing bottles of wine and champagne before the bird was finally nabbed. (June 6)
Animal control officers and rescue volunteers from across the state are in Albany this weekend for a statewide Disaster Response Bootcamp that will train them to rescue pets. The event … Click to Continue »
Animal control officers from the Putnam County SPCA discovered 61 living cats and nine deceased cats inside a home in Kent, New York. They searched the property on May 16, 2017, after reports of a high number of pets living in squalor. According...Show More Summary