Monthly Archives: March 2010

Dewey loves trail rides

Angel Acres Horse Haven Rescue’s Pet of the Week is Dewey, a super-sweet 14-year-old chestnut Thoroughbred, 15.3 hands high. He walks, trots, canters and loves to go on trail rides. He will walk on the beach and go swimming; he … Continue reading

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Man jailed for barking at police dog

From the Associated Press: GREENSBURG, Pa. — A man nicknamed “Big Dog” has been sentenced to jail, but was then immediately paroled, after pleading guilty to disorderly conduct for barking at a police dog. Fifty-seven-year-old Norris Daniels, of Pricedale, entered … Continue reading

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Bowl for Angel Acres Horse Haven Rescue

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Help soldiers get pups to U.S.

In December, the men of a Pennsylvania Air National Guard RED HORSE squadron in Afghanistan found a litter of puppies huddled together in a cave, cold, wet and hungry. The soldiers kept an eye on the puppies for several days, … Continue reading

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Pancake breakfast to benefit PAWS

PAWS will hold a “Papa Day Pancake Breakfast” 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Father’s Day, June 20, at the Dover Township Community Building, 3700 Davidsburg Road, Dover Township. Volunteers, sponsorships and donations are needed. Placemat ads are available for … Continue reading

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Disc-dog competition is Sunday (March 28)

Appalachian Air Canines’ “March Mayhem,” a high-flying, disc-catching canine competition, will begin at noon Sunday, March 28, at the Carroll County Ag Center, 706 Agriculture Center, Westminster, MD. Admission is free and open to the public. There is a charge … Continue reading

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LOST: Puppy

A 6-month-old puppy, solid tan/light brown with white spot on her chest, is lost. She was wearing a pink collar, and weighs about 30 pounds. Please call 717-855-0405 with any information. A $1,000 reward is offered for her safe return.

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LOST: Beagle

A 2-year-old beagle was lost Saturday, March 20, around 323 E. Locust St. in York, PA. His name is Dylan and he wasn’t wearing his ID tag. He does have a rabies tag. If seen, please call Adam at 717-386-1317.

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Citizen lobbyists can help animals

WANT TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE? You don’t need to be a “professional lobbyist” to help make political and legal systems more animal-friendly. Often, the most effective lobbyist is a determined and tenacious volunteer armed with some simple facts about legislation. … Continue reading

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Herp meeting tonight

Lancaster Herpetological Society’s monthly meeting will be 7 p.m. tonight at the North Museum in Lancaster, PA, followed by the post-meeting “wings gathering” at O’Halleran’s in Lancaster. This month’s meeting will feature field-herper extraordinaire Kyle Loucks, who will discuss the … Continue reading

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