Posts tagged ‘Rescue’

Problem Solvers’ Investigation: Will “The Pet Rescue” bring your lost pet home?News from fox4kc.com: Posted on: 12:38 am, May 1, 2014, by Linda Wagar, updated on: 12:40am, May 1, 2014 KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Desperate families looking for a lost pet are getting phone calls from a company called “The Pet Rescue” promising to bring [...]

Colorado’s flood rescue: “No pets left behind”News from CBS News: BOULDER, Colo. Some helicopters rescuing people after massive flooding in Colorado carried more dogs, cats and fish than people. Rescuers using zip lines to evacuate people over raging rivers also risked their lives to make sure the four-legged members of families were safe. Play Video [...]

PAWS Chicago Oklahoma Pet Rescue: Windy City Shelter Saves 76 Pets From …News from Huffington Post: Thanks to PAWS Chicago, the lives of 76 pets (51 dogs and 25 cats) have have been rescued from tornado-torn Oklahoma. Volunteers with the no-kill shelter set out Friday on the recovery mission to alleviate overcrowding at The Oklahoma [...]

Boston comedian Brian Donnelly’s rescue pet is ready for show bizNews from Boston.com: You’ve probably seen comedian Brian Donnelly performing at ImprovBoston, where he’s entertained Boston audiences for the past five years. But lately, he’s taken on a new job—that of dog owner. And his MSPCA rescue pet named BT will soon be showing off [...]

Pet chickens come to rescue alerting sleeping Wisconsin couple house is on fireNews from New York Daily News: Courtesy Barb Murray/AP Brad Krueger of Alma Center, Wis., holds his neighbors’ chicken Cluck Cluck, on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012. The chicken which the neighbors kept as a pet, is being credited for saving that family from [...]

More pets missing, but Web comes to the rescueNews from TheDay.com: More owners are reporting lost or stolen pets, but the online nation is coming to the rescue. The number of dogs being stolen in the United States has gone up dramatically in the last few years, the American Kennel Club says. The American Society [...]

Pet project: Pilots N Paws flies to the rescue for dogs and catsNews from MiamiHerald.com: KANSAS CITY, Mo. – At Midwest National Air Center near Excelsior Springs, Mo., a white Piper Cherokee drifts to earth like a paper airplane in the bright twilight, the buzz of its single engine only slightly louder than the chirp [...]

Pet of the Week: Rescue League has Dog and His Name is KingNews from Patch.com: The following was provided by Animal Rescue League of Boston. For more information on pet adoption, visit its website ARLboston.org: Meet King Jeff! King is a 1.5 year old American Staffordshire terrier. He is a happy-go-lucky boy with lots of [...]