Cats, dogs, animal lovers and advocates are all winners thanks to two decisions made by the Virginia legislature. Read more
A shelter in North Carolina working to improve conditions and outcomes for animals has dismantled their gas chamber, never to use it again. The shelter will use the more humane injection method and is also focused on transport, adoption and spay/neuter to save lives and reduce the number of unwanted pets. Read more
A blind cat known to thousands through an unforgettable photo was killed at the shelter on Monday, the day he was scheduled for release to rescuers. Read more
Biscuit went out one day and didn’t come home. He was trapped, taken to the shelter and killed, as his petmom searched for him. A news crew spoke with the petmom and the shelter director after the community became outraged at the way Biscuit died.