09/09/2021 | Petting Zoo, Pony Rides Approved At Annual Home Show

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Council Approves Alley Transfer For Bayfront Redevelopment Project

OCEAN CITY — Satisfied with accommodations made by the developer, resort officials this week signed off on a proposed land swap to pave the way for the redevelopment of a decades-old midtown restaurant and nightclub. Last December, the Planning Commission reviewed a proposed site plan for the redevelopment of the old BJ’s on the Water…

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Worcester County Seeks Opinion On Sprinkler Mandate

Worcester County Seeks Opinion On Sprinkler Mandate

OCEAN CITY — Worcester County officials last month fired off a letter to the state Attorney General’s Office seeking an opinion on the mandates for fire sprinkler

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Monroe: Cats, Dogs, Pets Up For Adoption At Area Shelters

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If you’re hoping to add a four-legged ball of love and affection to your family, look no further than these shelters in and around Monroe for a pet to adopt.

About 6.5 million pets and other companion animals are given to shelters each year nationwide, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

Of those, approximately 3.3 million are dogs and 3.2 million are cats. Shelters often look after other animals in search of a permanent home as well, including pigs, birds and even horses.

However, only half of all shelter animals — about 3.2 million

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Boudreaux now leading Cumberland’s animal control efforts

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9/8/2021

Shelby Boudreaux, the new animal control officer in Cumberland, with Annabelle, a 2.5-year-old mixed breed dog that’s up for adoption, outside the animal shelter on Wellington Road in Lincoln. (Breeze photo by Melanie Thibeault)

CUMBERLAND – Cumberland’s new animal control officer has always had a passion for working with animals, and now Shelby Boudreaux’s career dreams are coming true.

“I’ve always been in love with animals, ever since I was a kid,” Boudreaux, whose first day was Aug. 23, told The Breeze during an interview at the Blackstone Valley Municipal Animal Shelter, at 25 Wellington Road in Lincoln, where

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Mendota Heights Area Pets Who Need A Home: Cats, Dogs & More

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If you’re hoping to add a fuzzy ball of love and affection to your family, you should check out these Mendota Heights area shelters for a pet you can adopt.

Millions of pets are surrendered to animal shelters each year nationwide, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. However, only half of all shelter animals — about 3.2 million — are adopted each year, according to ASPCA data. This means millions of animals — some right here in the Mendota Heights area — are still waiting for their forever homes.

If you need some help

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Overlooked Shelter Dog Wonders Why No One Wants To Take Her Home

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Allow us to introduce you to this week’s Pet of the Week from the Vanderburgh Humane Society.

Hi, my name is Madelynn and I’m 6 years old. They say I’m a Shar-lei/Retriever mix. For some reason, at the VHS, I keep getting overlooked. I’m not sure why because I’m a great dog who has a beautiful brindle coat and a fun spotted tongue. I love to run and play. Oh, and, I lived with cats and I do okay with other dogs, too. I really like car rides and walks too. My adoption fee is $150  and it comes

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