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2014-10-18 23:02:50

The out pour of donations for the Essex County Animal Shelter came in just one week following an online request. Tappahannock, Va. (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 Sharon Ganzhorn, a radiologic technologist at Riverside Tappahannock Hospital, couldn’t have possibly predicted that when she created an Amazon Wish List for a local animal shelter in need that her requests would not only be met, but that the community would also rally so strong that her goal would be surpassed in just a week’s...

2014-10-10 23:02:46

David and Kelly Backes join other luminaries participating in Best Friends’ photo campaign featuring celebrities posed with their personal rescued dogs and/or cats in support of the Save Them All http://bestfriends.org/save call to action. ST. LOUIS (PRWEB) October 10, 2014 David Backes, NHL hockey player and captain of the St. Louis Blues, two-time Olympian and Silver medalist, and his wife Kelly, an animal welfare professional, walk the walk when it comes to saving the lives of...

2014-10-09 23:08:10

Animal Aid USA, Dogs on Death Row, Pilots N Paws, and a host of volunteers rescued a record-breaking number of homeless and abandoned animals Sept. 27, 2014, and sent them on their way to forever homes across the U.S. GREENVILLE, S.C. (PRWEB) October 09, 2014 Animal Aid USA founders Prince Lorenzo Borghese and Karen Talbot joined forces with Dogs On Death Row and Pilots N Paws last month to rescue 490 dogs and one little pig named Lily, making it the largest adoption rescue in South...

2014-09-09 23:01:57

Woodloch Resort Raises over $1,500 and Hosts Pet-Themed Weekend to benefit Dessin Animal Shelter Hawley, PA (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 The staff at Woodloch Pines, an all-inclusive family resort in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains, never shy away from a chance to get involved in a cause to better the community. After the resort’s fundraising efforts last year, which benefited everything from local food shelters and schools to soldiers serving abroad, Woodloch’s staff was ready for...

2014-08-19 08:25:46

Shelter Killing is the Leading Cause of Death for Healthy Dogs & Cats in the U.S. It Doesn't Have to Be. ATLANTA, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The new documentary Redemption will make its Georgia premiere on August 21 at Landmark Midtown Art Cinema in Atlanta at 7pm. Redemption brings the message of the No Kill movement to Georgia. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140819/137192 Based on the award-winning, highly-acclaimed book of the same title, Redemption, a...

2014-08-13 23:00:51

In fiscal year 2014, Best Friends Animal Society (http://www.bestfriends.org) has given its No More Homeless Pets Network Partners nearly $503,000 in grants to support 3,190 adoptions, 9,416 spay/neuter surgeries and a kitten nursery program to save the lives of 1,200 newborn kittens. Kanab, Utah (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 Best Friends doesn’t just talk about saving lives, the Utah-based organization puts their money where their snout is. In fiscal year 2014, Best Friends...

2014-07-15 23:00:41

Best Friends (http://www.bestfriends.org) shares tips about keeping pets safe and comfortable this summer season. When it's hard for humans to beat the heat this time of year, pet owners should imagine how their furry friends feel in the sweltering summer when they’re dependent on people for protection from the high temperatures and the sun’s sizzling rays. (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 It’s hard to beat the heat this time of year even with easy access to air conditioning, icy drinks...

2014-06-30 23:02:37

Best Friends Animal Society (http://www.bestfriends.org) offers tips for keeping pets safe this 4th of July weekend. Fireworks are terrifying for many animals, and run-away pets wind up in shelters across the country, making this their busiest time of year. Kanab, Utah (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 While humans are uttering “oohs” and “ahhs,” enjoying the 4th of July fireworks, many terrified dogs are digging under or jumping over fences, breaking tethers or even shattering windows in an...

2014-06-23 23:02:19

PSA Sheds Light on Heartbreaking Truth About Puppy Mills and How to Stop the Cycle http://bestfriends.org/puppymills Kanab, Utah (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 While large cities like Los Angeles and Chicago have made major strides recently by banning pet stores from selling animals bred at commercial breeding facilities, also known as “puppy mills,” many Americans remain unaware of the problem. A survey released today by Best Friends Animal Society reveals that more than two in five...

2014-06-17 16:23:51

MILLBROOK, N.Y., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Edwin J. Sayres, a proven nonprofit leader known for building high-performing organizations positioned for sustainable growth, has launched a nonprofit management consulting and philanthropic advisory firm. As President and CEO of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) from 2003 to 2013, Mr. Sayres led substantial growth in brand equity, fundraising, corporate partnerships and mission outcomes. Photo -...


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