March 05, 2014 • Rescue
FIDO is pleased to share that ASPCA, NY Cares has partnered with NYPD Community Affairs Office to help pets and pet owners in Queens.
The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) Cruelty Intervention Advocacy (CIA) program is partnering with New York Cares and the New York City Police Department (NYPD) Community Affairs Office to launch ‘Operation Gimme...
Each year, 3.5 million experience homelessness in America, less than a quarter will be homeless for a short time. However, over 76% are chronically homeless due to physical disability, developmental disability, HIV/AIDS, mental illness and substance abuse problems. Pets of the Homeless (POTH) estimates that as many as 10-25% have service or companion pets. The need for pet food and veterinary...
February 20, 2014 • Rescue
The Columbia Humane Society has not put down an animal in 8 years for time or space. Other states can’t say that. Our southern neighbor is one of those states. California has one of the worst save-rates in the country. Statewide, ½ million animals are put down every year. This is the story about one dog that is getting a second chance…all because of a lick.
Her name is Apple. No one knows...
February 04, 2014 • Rescue
Inspired by New York Fashion Week hitting runways next Thursday, February 6th, the team at Helen Woodward Animal Center decided to show off the swankier-sides of our fuzzy friends with a furry fashion photo shoot. With the generous support of local business Chowhound Photography (chowhoundphotography.com), Center staff hopes the BeFUR-and-AfFUR Make-Overs will have potential adopters taking a...
January 22, 2014 • Rescue
The ASPCA® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®), at the request of the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office and Pulaski County Attorney's Office, is assisting in the removal, transport, sheltering and medical treatment of more than 40 dogs from a large, substandard breeding facility—frequently referred to as a puppy mill—called Dream Catcher Kennels in Nancy, Ky. The Kentucky...
FIDO loves how these precious shelter pets from Best Friends Pet Adoption Center in Los Angeles co-star in Moby’s lyric video single off of his “Innocents” album - it's our Video Pick of the Week!
Musician and animal advocate Moby speaks up for shelter pets in his touching new lyric video for “Almost Home”, a collaboration with Damien Jurado from Moby’s album "Innocents" ( released on Oct....
- Prosecutors and Animal Welfare Advocates Develop Principles to Combat Animal Cruelty
- ‘Operation Gimme Shelter’ Provides Free Dog Houses to Protect At-Risk Pets
- Inspired by the Farm-to-Table Movement, Innova® Introduces Nature’s Table™
- Pets of the Homeless Recruiting Collection Sites and Pet Food Donations