Monthly Archives: September 2008

Ribbon-cutting for Canine Meadows dog park is Saturday

By Barb Krebs, for York Daily Record/Sunday News: It’s quite a place to play. Thirteen and a half acres. Fenced play areas. Free water. Everyone plays with others their size. And it’s all for the dogs. Saturday will be the … Continue reading

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Himalayan cat needs home ASAP

A Red Lion man is seeking a home for his Himalayan cat because he has discovered he’s allergic to her. The cat is a spayed female, about 6 years old. She has a small “crook” at the tip of her … Continue reading

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Shelter makeover contest

Zootoo.com, a networking site and resource for pet lovers, launched its second annual Zootoo.com Shelter Makeover Contest Sept. 18. The grand prize in this contest, which will end May 1, 2009, is a shelter makeover valued at up to $1 … Continue reading

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Urge senators to pass Dog Law bill

House Bill 2525 passed the House of Representatives today, and now needs to get through the Senate. To help it along, please contact the following members and urge them to pass House Bill 2525, 2532 and 499:

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Dog law bill passes House

From Associated Press: A bill designed to dramatically improve conditions for dogs kept in Pennsylvania’s larger commercial kennels passed the state House of Representatives on Wednesday and was sent to the Senate. The House voted 181-17 in favor of new … Continue reading

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Reptiles available for adoption

This Burmese Python came to Forgotten Friend Reptile Sanctuary from a local animal rescue, so not much is known about the snake’s history. It is believed to be a confiscation or abandonment. The snake is fairly docile and a great … Continue reading

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Mid Atlantic Great Dane Rescue League Annual Raffle

Mid Atlantic Great Dane Rescue League is holding its annual raffle. There are three cash prizes: $500 first place, $300 second place and $100 third place.<p. The drawing will be held at 3 p.m. Nov. 28 at the PetSmart in … Continue reading

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Olympic athlete and his dog

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Luv My Pet vaccination clinics at Petco

Luv My Pet low-cost vaccinations will be offered 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 6, 13 and 20; and Oct. 4, 11 and 18 at Petco, 905 Loucks Road, York, PA (717-699-2825). Services include: Luv My Puppy Pack — $49, includes … Continue reading

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Children and Animals – Teaching Kindness

In the weeks preceding PA Week for the Animals, teachers and students in participating classrooms across the state are invited to take part in a children’s Art and Essay contest on the subject of the book “Buddy Unchained.” Through their … Continue reading

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