Author Archives: Rose Hayes

Farewell to a friend: What to expect when it’s time to say goodbye to your pet

See also: Veterinarians explain euthanization process and Readers share memories of final moments with pets Also: Watch the two-part video “Well, today is the day” read the email at the top of my in-box one morning in July. The email … Continue reading

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Farewell to a Friend: Videos of an at-home euthanasia

These videos show a veterinarian performing euthanasia at home for the Weitkamp family’s 16-year-old German shepherd, Smokey. I separated the video into two parts, primarily so that those who don’t want to watch the injection of the euthanasia drug can … Continue reading

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Readers share memories of final moments with pets

There are many options available for end-of-life care for pets, and it’s best to make those decisions ahead of time. That way, when the time comes, you’ll know what you want to do, rather than trying to decide while going … Continue reading

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Veterinarians explain euthanasia process

Vets explain euthanasia process

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Help needed to rebuild East Coast Exotic Animal Rescue

Animal rescue needs help to rebuild after fire

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FDA issues warning for over-the-counter pet tear stain removers

FDA issues warning about pet tear-stain removers

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Pedigree dog food recall expanded

Pedigree dog food recall has been expanded; might contain metal fragments.

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Tan dog lost near Queensgate, York Township

TESSIE HAS BEEN FOUND! Tessie, a 2-year-old tan boxer mix, was lost Wednesday, Aug. 20. pShe was last seen in the York Hills Apartment complex behind the Queensgate shopping plaza in York Township. She is tan with some white on … Continue reading

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Orange cat lost in New Freedom area

An orange male cat named Zoey is lost in the New Freedom area. He is 15 years old. If seen, call Andrea at 443-934-6944 or email arapp1015@gmail.com

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How do you honor pets who have passed?

What do you do when it’s time to say goodbe to your pet?

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