Amtrak Acela now welcomes pets on weekday trains

Customers can travel with their small cats and dogs for only $26 or 800 Amtrak Guest Rewards points

CONNECTICUT, USA — If you want to bring Fluffy along with you on Amtrak’s Acela, now you can – and on the weekdays. 

Amtrak announced Wednesday the expansion of its pet program allowing customers to travel with their dogs and cats up to 20 pounds onboard weekday Acela trains for only $26 or 800 Amtrak Guest Rewards points.

Previously available for only weekend trips, there will be eight pet spaces for sale per departure (one per customer) and are booked on a

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Pet sickness, death linked to flea and tick collar, investigation finds

SHAWNEE, Kan. (WDAF) — Could the flea and tick collar you put on your pet be hurting them? The results of a new investigation suggest the answer may be yes.

Whether it’s man’s best friend or a furry feline, pets are a part of the family. When you put a flea and tick collar on them, you expect it to be safe. But an investigation published Wednesday by the Midwest Center

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Video captures man hitting neighbor’s dog with machete after it attacked his pet pig

Warning: Video contains graphic images

PLEASANT VALLEY, Mo. (WDAF) — Surveillance video captured a Missouri man striking his neighbor’s dog with a machete in his yard Saturday.

Pleasant Valley police believe the neighbor was within his rights since the dog was on his property and had been attacking his pet pig, but they say the incident is still under investigation.

The owners of the pit bull, named Joe, didn’t want to give their names,

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Investigation links pet sickness, death to Seresto collar

SHAWNEE, Kan. — Could the flea and tick collar you put on your pet be hurting them? The results of a new investigation are concerning for pet owners.

Whether its man’s best friends or a furry feline, pets are a part of the family, and many owners love them like their own children. When you put a flea and tick collar on them, you expect it to be safe for them to wear.

But an investigation that published this morning by the Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting along with USA Today discovered a troubling trend.

After looking over thousands of

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Support Oregon Humane Society by Joining OnPoint Community Credit Union Today | State

PORTLAND, Ore., March 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — As the Oregon Humane Society (OHS) works to save lives and continue to help animals and pet owners in need, OnPoint Community Credit Union announced today the launch of its Refer a Friend campaign benefitting the local non-profit animal welfare organization. OnPoint’s new Refer a Friend campaign began on Monday, March 1, 2021, and concludes on April 30, 2021. The campaign is OnPoint’s sixth Refer a Friend effort, which donates $50 to local non-profits for every friend, family or business associate who joins OnPoint within a specified period. Referring and

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