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2011-08-03 00:00:30

SF SPCA exceeded their goal of fixing 9,000 cats and dogs in a one-year period. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 02, 2011 The San Francisco SPCA is proud to announce that they surpassed the goal of 9,000 spay and neuter surgeries on cats and dogs between July 1, 2010 and June 30, 2011, the SF SPCA fiscal year.

2011-05-20 11:58:00

Honorees include: Actress Kathryn Erbe to receive the Mutt-i-grees® Advocacy Award and Nestle Purina PetCare Company to receive the Outstanding Corporate Support Award PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- North Shore Animal League America, the world's largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization, will honor several individuals, organizations, and a hero pet at its tenth annual Lewyt Humane Awards Luncheon.

2011-05-10 09:51:00

PHOENIX, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PetSmart Charities will host a community adoption event with the goal of saving more than 200 pets in Oklahoma City, Okla. from midnight on May 13 through 5 p.m. on Sunday, May 15, 2011.

2011-05-10 07:05:00

HOUSTON, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Local residents seeking to reduce the number of dogs and cats euthanized by Houston animal shelters received a potential boost this month, as State Representative Jessica Farrar (D-Houston) filed legislation to introduce "no kill" standards to animal shelters statewide.

2011-04-04 08:48:00

MUSCATINE, Iowa, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Three of Texas' largest animal rescue groups are gearing up for a social media driven campaign that will benefit shelter cats with the click of the mouse.

2011-03-25 00:00:30

Ascend Integrated Media LLC, and its operating brand Ascend Media, announces the launch of its first mobile app for a nonprofit client — Kansas City’s largest pet adoption and animal rescue, Wayside Waifs.


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