Monthly Archives: March 2011

U-Stor-It collects donations for Heavenly Paws

During April, U-Stor-It will be collecting donations of pet food, cat litter and other items to benefit Heavenly Paws Animal Shelter near Seven Valleys. The public is invited to drop off items between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. at U-Stor-It … Continue reading

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Free seminar on charitable giving and estate planning

York County SPCA will hold a free seminar on charitable giving from 6 to 7:30 p.m. April 5 at its Brougher Companion Animal Shelter, 3159 Susquehanna Trail North, Manchester Township. Financial Planner Kevin Smith and Attorney Christian Miller will discuss … Continue reading

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East York Veterinary Center hires two associate veterinarians

East York Veterinary Center has added Dr. Sabrina Goscilo and Dr. Emad Rafla as associate veterinarians to its full-service veterinary hospital at 1997 Industrial Highway in Springettsbury Township. “We are very excited to have Dr. Goscilo and Dr. Rafla join … Continue reading

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Mama cat’s work is never done

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12-year-old beagle needs a home

Barney is a 12-year-old beagle mix and has been in the same home for more than 8 years. There are some jealousy issues with his family’s 11-month-old son, and Barney has been reactive to him crawling on the floor. Barney … Continue reading

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LCA sends team to help animals in Japan

From Last Chance For Animals: Since the terrible earthquake and tsunami in Japan on March 11th, thousands of people have been forced to evacuate their homes and move to a safer area. Many people have not been able to take … Continue reading

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Martha Stewart Show goes vegan on Wednesday (March 30)

During her reign as America’s domestic icon, Martha Stewart has shown millions of people how to baste a turkey, braise a lamb and roast a chicken, but this Wednesday, March 30, the woman who wrote the book (literally) on home … Continue reading

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‘Farm Sanctuary’

“Farm Sanctuary: Changing Hearts and Minds About Animals and Food” by Gene Baur, co-founder of Farm Sanctuary;2008, Touchstone, a division of Simon & Schuster; ISBN-13: 978-0-7432-9159-0, ISBN-10: 0-7432-9159-X; $15 paperback. This book tells the tale of how Farm Sanctuary began, … Continue reading

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Nolan’s hoping for a home of his own

Nolan is a young adult male pit bull terrier who has been at the York County SPCA since July 2010. He’s mostly tan, with some white markings. And just look at that great smile! He is very friendly, but would … Continue reading

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Shrewsbury Twp. pet ordinance might change

Shrewsbury Township supervisors will consider changes to the domestic pet ordinance at the April 6 meeting. While the new ordinance would not limit the number of household pets, it would control noise disturbances such as nuisance barking and require the … Continue reading

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