Dog looking for new home after owner dies of fungal meningitis

elaine | November 6, 2012

ELKHART, Ind. (AP) – Relatives of an 89-year-old woman who was the first person to die in Indiana from a multi-state fungal meningitis outbreak are looking for a new home for her dog.
The poodle mix named Lucky lived with Pauline Burema at her Cassopolis, Mich., home until she was hospitalized with meningitis after getting a [...]

Don’t forget Pawtoberfest this weekend!

elaine | October 7, 2010

This Saturday is Pawtoberfest!  It really sounds like a good time and it helps pets in need, so come on out and walk with us.  I am hoping to make the walk (not the run) and I hope that you can too.  If you do go send us pictures! 
WHO:              The Humane Society of the Pikes [...]

Original “Laughing Lab” has passed away

elaine | August 2, 2010

The original “Laughing Lab” has passed away. 
16-year old Labrador “Camden” was the inspiration and face for the popular Bristol Brewing Company Beer, Laughing Lab.
 
Camden died peacefully at the Bristol’s home in Colorado Springs last week.  If you are a fan of the beer and the brewery, you probably met Camden.
For more on Camden’s life check [...]