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2010-10-28 07:00:00

The 2010 Gala will be hosted by actress and comedienne Sandra Bernhard with a performance from multi-platinum recording artist Deborah Cox PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- North Shore Animal League America - the world's largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization - will roll out the "Green Carpet" to celebrities and their pets for the Fifth Annual DogCatemy Celebrity Gala. The event, hosted by comedienne Sandra Bernhard, with a performance from...

2010-10-18 07:30:00

HOULTON, Maine, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ark Animal Sanctuary in Houlton, Maine is the winner of a year's supply of quality CITGO fuel and a case of CITGO motor oil from the Fueling Good program, presented by CITGO Petroleum Corp. This non-profit, no-kill animal sanctuary that is dedicated to rescuing lost, injured and unwanted pets and connecting them with loving families across the community was named the Fueling Good Grand Prize winner in a nation-wide online vote. The fuel prize...

2010-09-22 10:32:00

The Annual Pet-Friendly Gala Serves to Raise Awareness for the Plight of Shelter Animals and Helps Support the Life-Saving Efforts of North Shore Animal League America PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- North Shore Animal League America - the world's largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization - is pleased to announce that comedienne, actress, and singer Sandra Bernhard will host its Fifth Annual DogCatemy Celebrity Gala. The event will be held at...

2010-09-15 12:52:00

Corporate support helps save animal lives through North Shore Animal League America's humane relocation and shelter adoption programs PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- North Shore Animal League America - the world's largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization - will transport 40 dogs rescued from a raid on an inhumane commercial breeding facility in Missouri to its pet adoption headquarters in Port Washington thanks to generous support from News Corp....

2010-09-07 16:45:00

BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Two decades ago, the concept of a No Kill Community was little more then a dream. Today, it is a reality in many cities and counties nationwide and the numbers continue to grow. The first step is a decision, a commitment to reject kill-oriented ways of doing business. No Kill starts as an act of will. Now is the time. In South Florida, more then 70,000 healthy homeless shelter pets are killed each year. Break it down. More then 1,300 killed each...

2010-07-29 10:00:00

Send a Birthday Greeting to your Best Friend! PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While rescuers at North Shore Animal League America and shelters nationwide are able to tell the approximate age of the animals that arrive at their adoption centers, the actual birth dates of the these pets are often unknown. To give these wonderful animals their much deserved recognition, the Animal League declares the first day of the eighth month of the year - August 1st - as DOGust...

2010-07-13 16:26:00

DALLAS, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Time Warner Cable is ushering in the "dog days of summer" by teaming up with the SPCA of Texas to showcase adoptable dogs and cats on its newest on demand feature, PAWS on Demand, exclusively on North Texas On Demand. PAWS on Demand features short video clips of dogs and cats, as well as detailed information on adopting the pet through the SPCA of Texas' locations across the Dallas area. Digital Cable customers can view all adoptable pets on Paws on...

2010-06-04 15:11:00

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., June 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- North Shore Animal League America kicked off June as National Adopt-A-Shelter Cat Month. Kitten season has begun, and while they generally get adopted quickly, there are many adult cats that also need loving homes. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100604/DC16016) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100604/DC16016) The Animal League advocates adoption of adult cats as the first consideration when planning to...

2010-06-03 17:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Spay and Neuter License Plate Fund, along with the California Veterinary Medical Board is launching a California Spay and Neuter Specialty License Plate Program to provide funding for free and low-cost spay and neuter surgery programs across California. The plates will feature original artwork created and donated by distinguished actor and artist Pierce Brosnan. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, Mr. Brosnan, Councilman Paul Koretz, Councilman...

2010-05-14 14:14:00

Ilusion Millan, President of the Cesar and Ilusion Millan Foundation Honored PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., May 14 /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 ninth annual Lewyt Humane Awards Luncheon. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100514/DC05291-a) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100514/DC05291-b) The event,...