Maryland Animal Shelter News

WPXI PittsburghTips to keep your pet calm on the Fourth of JulyWPXI PittsburghAccording to PetAmberAlert, a lost pet finder that uses phone and fax broadcasts to help lost pets find their way back home, animal control officials across the nation report a 30-60 percent increase in lost pets each year between those dates. July 5 ... [...]
Tue, Jun 27, 2017
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Armand Raymond Brancaccio Of Southampton Dies June 2427east.comHe was predeceased by his wife of 70 years, Caroline Culbert Brancaccio; and his son, Richard Culbert Brancaccio. He is survived by his three children, Michael Brancaccio of Maryland, Dennis Brancaccio of Vermont, and Carolyn Vazquez of East Marion; ... [...]
Mon, Jun 26, 2017
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Martinsburg JournalLocal Flavor: Annual Street Fest draws crowdMartinsburg JournalJohn Nickerson, of Thurmont, Maryland, who owns Gnarly Artly, says he has been setting up for several years. An artist and screen printer, Nickerson said he comes ... The Shenandoah Women's Center and Pigs Animal Sanctuary will receive funds from the ...and more [...]
Sun, Jun 25, 2017
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Hundreds of animals find refuge from Storm Cindy at Last Chance Animal Rescue in Md.WJLAWALDORF, Md. (ABC7) — Cars pulled in and out of Last Chance Animal Rescue in Waldorf all day Friday. Once inside, people made a beeline for the break room, which is now filled with cages of dogs and cats rescued from the floodwaters in Louisiana and ... [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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The Humane Society Streams Lifesaving Missions Live to SupportersStreamingMedia.comA crew of eight employees from The Humane Society of the United States (The HSUS) flew to South Korea in late March to rescue dogs living on a dog meat farm. Yes, that's exactly what it sounds like. This was the group's seventh trip to that country for ...and more [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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Golf tourney benefits Allegany County Animal ShelterWCBC RadioAdoptable shelter dogs will be there for residents to see from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Golf teams have already been formed and registration is closed. The Allegany County Animal Shelter is the first of only two no-kill municipal shelters in Maryland ... [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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USW Cares: Member from Canada Wins Top Jefferson Award Honor for Community ServicePR Newswire (press release)District 8 (West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Kentucky): Craig Bailey, Local Union 1693; created Poker Run, Live Auction, cookout and raffles to raise money for Camp Quality Kentuckiana, an organization that provides kids with cancer a weeklong ... [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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Tri-County Animal Shelter Announces July PromotionsSouthern Maryland News NetThe Tri-County Animal Shelter is pleased to announce the following July monthly promotions and reminders: Maryland 2000 (Saturday, July 1 to Monday, July 31) During this special month, the shelter is waiving all adoption fees for cats and kittens. [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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Small Miracles rescues animals with community support [Ellicott City]Baltimore SunLast week, Small Miracles cat and dog rescue founder Moira Liskovec received a call from West Virginia about an emergency situation. A dog they had named Whitney was in critical condition after being shot then hit by a car and left for dead. Her ... [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
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WHIOUnion: Discipline not necessary in Ohio police kick caseWHIOFILE – This undated file photo shows Columbus, Ohio, police officer Zachary Rosen in Columbus, Ohio. A recommendation by Columbus, Ohio, Division of Police Chief Kim Jacobs that Rosen receive a one-day suspension was made public Wednesday, June ...and more [...]
Wed, Jun 21, 2017
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Lawsuit seeks reassessment of predator control programWHIOEnvironmental groups have filed a lawsuit demanding federal wildlife officials reassess their practice of killing coyotes, bobcats, fox and other animals in Northern California. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's wildlife damage management program is ...and more [...]
Wed, Jun 21, 2017
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WHIOF-16 jet crashes on take off from Houston airport; pilot ejectsWHIOThe man flagged down an animal control officer, who helped rescue the puppy and get him the intensive medical care that he needed. Investigators told WXYZ that the dog could have died if he had spent just another 30 minutes trapped in the garbage can.and more [...]
Wed, Jun 21, 2017
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