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SPCA Auckland seeks homes for seniors

SPCA Auckland seeks homes for seniors Chief executive Andrea Midgen says older dogs can take a long time to rehome because many people prefer to adopt puppies instead. Caesar needs an owner who will take the time to give him training and treat him as part of the family. Continue reading at stuff.co.nz Cocktail event […]

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“I was denied adopting my own dog”

This is the lesson that area resident Linda Boyer learned after finding a dog she believes to be her golden retriever re-named and shipped to Vancouver Island.

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Puppy found mauled in Greene County recovering; owner sought

By FREEMAN STAFF CATSKILL, N.Y. — Information is being sought about an approximately 5-month-old puppy that appeared to have been mauled by another dog and abandoned in a parking lot in Jefferson Heights, Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA president Ron Perez said. The male pitbull-mix puppy was found on Aug. 24 in a residential parking lot on […]

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Puppy found emaciated in Falls dies

Updated: Friday, 05 Jul 2013, 6:24 PM EDTPublished : Friday, 05 Jul 2013, 4:16 PM EDT NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WIVB) – Around-the-clock care was not enough to save a severely emaciated puppy found at a home in Niagara Falls. The Niagara County SPCA reports Jonah, a 7-week-old Labrador retriever mix puppy, died late Wednesday evening […]

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Puppy believed beaten, thrown in a trash can

NIAGARA FALLS – An eight-week old tan and white puppy left to die in a trash can was found Wednesday morning. Officials today reported the puppy, who suffered a broken jaw, was likely beaten or kicked. “She definitely would have died from her injuries [if she hadn’t been found.] She couldn’t eat and was very […]

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Charity saves dogs from death

Dog days . . . Dunedin’s dogs are better off, with three organisations looking out for them. SPCA Otago executive officer Sophie McSkimming, with Ghost who is recovering from a broken leg, says “it is all about SPCA and Dog Rescue and the DCC working together”. Photo by Dan Hutchinson The number of dogs being […]

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Dogs sent to Dartmouth jail for therapy

Nova Scotia’s Department of Justice is sending five dogs to the Central Nova Scotia Correctional Facility in Burnside as part of a pilot project that pairs convicts with canines. The canine therapy program is called WOOF — Working On Our Future — and will have offenders working with corrections officers to train and socialize the […]

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Article: Dog Rescues – Save a Dog

It is really sad to think of the number of dogs being put to sleep because they are battered, abused or simply unwanted. These include a great number of dogs that would make excellent house pets and companions for someone. When you think of getting a dog, why not consider one of these poor animals […]

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Running by our local SPCA today to donate some dog food. They could really use it right now.

Running by our local SPCA today to donate some dog food. They could really use it right now. – by RockBug8 (Sabrina Martin)

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