Tag Archives: animal rescue

Efforts underway to assist pet victims of Colorado fires

The numbers are staggering.  18,000+ acres burned, 3,200 evacuated, hundreds of homes destroyed.  But what about the pets? Larimer Humane Society is working on the ground with local law enforcement to rescue pets and livestock in the High Park fire … Continue reading

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FreeHand introduces new buy one, donate one, dog food program

FreeHand today announced a new line of high quality dog food that helps shelters and rescue groups save at-risk dogs in the community. FreeHand Meals are nutritious, balanced, super premium meals for your dog, and every time you purchase a … Continue reading

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Update: One lost foster dog found, another remains missing near Stonebriar Mall

Last week, we reported that two foster dogs from Animal Rescue of Texas were missing after their foster mom’s car was in an accident.  The car flipped, the back window blew out, both dogs took off and no one had … Continue reading

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Parker County animal rescuer not "rescuing" after all – and she's not alone

On Wednesday, fifty-eight dogs were seized by Parker County authorities from a residence in the 900 block of Lynch Bend Road. According to the Sheriff’s office, 31 dogs were living in crates inside the residence in their own urine and … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras for Mutts is Saturday at Brooklyn Jazz Cafe

The second annual Mardi Gras for Mutts benefiting the rescued animals of Metroplex Mutts takes place this Saturday, February 18th from 7 p.m. to midnight at Brooklyn Jazz Cafe, 1701 South Lamar in Dallas. Admission is only $ 75 and … Continue reading

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40 Great Social Media Tips Every Rescue Goup Can Use

The Marketing Zen Group has a great website where you can pick up lots of great ideas for marketing ideas for small businesses who want to leverage the internet to grab more customers.  Earlier this week, they took a look … Continue reading

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Texas ranks 25th in HSUS' Humane States Ranking

The Humane Society of the United States has released its third annual “Humane State Ranking,”and Texas comes in #25 out of 51.  That’s way up from last year’s 36th place ranking, thanks to recently enacted laws aimed a shutting down … Continue reading

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Let's start February off right with the Wordless Wednesday Pet Photo Caption Contest

It’s Wednesday, and it’s the start of a brand new month!  You know what that means:  It’s time for the Wordless Wednesday caption contest! Here’s how it works: Each Wednesday, we post a random photo of a cute cat or … Continue reading

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Where does Texas stand in HSUS' just-released Humane State Rankings?

The Humane Society of the United States has released its third annual “Humane State Ranking,” a comprehensive report rating all 50 states and Washington, D.C. on a wide range of animal protection laws, including animal cruelty codes, equine protection standards, … Continue reading

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One Day Animal Welfare Conference, Saturday, March 3rd in Denton

“Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.” – Anthony J. D’Angelo. CHANGING ANIMAL WELFARE; CHANGING PARADIGMS March 3rd, 2012 University of North Texas Campus University Union, Denton, TX Sponsored by The UNT Feral … Continue reading

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