Low cost spay and neuters available

elaine | December 9, 2009

If you have a dog or cat that you need to have spayed or neutered, but you don’t have the money, a program in Colorado could be the answer.  Every year thousands of  taxpayers mark the “check off”  on their tax returns to fund low cost spay and neuters.  Then veterinary clinics and animal welfare [...]

More on Oreo

elaine | November 19, 2009

Earlier this week I told you about Oreo.  Oreo stole the hearts of New Yorkers when she was thrown off a six story building by her owner last June.  She managed to live through the physical damage, but the emotional damage made her un-adoptable according to the ASPCA, and she ended up being euthanized last [...]

Dogs as dependants? A new bill could make it so.

elaine | November 2, 2009

    Pets have been feeling the pain of the recession as economy bites down hard.  Many shelters say that they are seeing more and more pets come in where the owners say it was either feed the dog or feed the kids.   The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals reports the number of [...]