Northshore animal sanctuary took in more than 2,000 pets during the pandemic; they need your help

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CATNIP Foundation survives on grants, donations and volunteers, but the animals need homes too.

FOLSOM, La. — For more than a year, now we’ve been telling the stories of families and lives changed by the pandemic, but all those changes affected family pets too.

Now, an animal sanctuary on the Northshore is inundated, and trying to help, one pet at a time.

In surveys about pets, most people say they are family members. So when people are hurting, their animals are too. And 2020 brought a lot of hurt. 

With hurricanes and the pandemic came the loss of lives, homes

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Arlington Pets Up For Adoption: Wyatt, Olive & More

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Do you want to add a new member to your family and give back to the world at the same time? Maybe it’s finally time to adopt a pet! Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, shelters in the Arlington area have dogs, cats and other pets ready and waiting to be adopted.

For those looking to adopt, a great place to start your search for your new fur child is at Worthy Dog Rescue, where Olive the dog is waiting patiently, or another local shelter. If you aren’t sure if you have time to take care of a pet year round,

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Dormie, the Dog Who Went on Trial for Cat Murder

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The defendant was said to have arrived to court in good spirits on the morning of December 21, 1921. He had exercised, eaten a full breakfast of sausages, and had received well-wishes from the children in his neighborhood, who gave him comforting pats on the head before he was carted off.

The charges were serious. He was up on 14 counts of murder, with numerous witnesses prepared to testify they had seen him commit the violent acts on their own property. One witness, Marjorie Ingalls, recalled seeing the corpse of her close friend laying in a vacant lot next to

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Green Bay Pet Expo underway this weekend

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ASHWAUBENON (NBC 26) — If you have pets or just love animals, the Green Bay Pet Expo is underway at new Resch Expo through Sunday.

Families can enjoy pet related exhibitors, rescue organizations and animals of all kinds. There’s also education, entertainment and shopping for pet items.

Patrick’s Funny Farm Petting Zoo, Brown County K-9 Unit demonstrations and Lynn Schuster the Animal Spirit Talker are among featured items.

You can bring your pet into the expo if you sign a waiver. All pets must be up to date on vaccines, healthy, mingle well in public and be on a non-retractable

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Latest Pets Up For Adoption In The New Berlin Area

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Do you want to add a furry friend to your family and make a positive impact on the world at the same time? Consider adopting a pet from a local shelter. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, shelters in New Berlin and environs have dogs, cats and other kinds of pets ready and waiting to be adopted.

Across Wisconsin, there are thousands of dogs, cats and other animals of all ages without a home — and many of them are located in your area. For those looking to adopt, a great place to begin the search for a lovable new fur child

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