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Hernando County Animal Services announces new volunteer program

Hernando County Animal Services announces new volunteer program

Brooksville, FL -- Want to make a difference in the lives of homeless animals, but don't have the resources or space to adopt any? The Hernando County Animal Services has announced their new Dog Walking/Cat Loving Program. The program is designed for volunteers who are interesting in working with animals while getting some exercise.

Pet Speed Dating

Pet Speed Dating

Looking for the perfect partner who never talks back and is always excited to see you?  Find unconditional love with a rescued pet!

Head to the Wine Exchange in Hyde Park Village in South Tampa on Tuesday, Feb. 21, from 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Hillsborough County Animal Services helps pet owners take the 'leap'

Hillsborough County Animal Services helps pet owners take the 'leap'

 

Hillsborough County, FL -- In observance of February as Spay and Neuter Month and the current Leap Year, Hillsborough County Animal Services encourages residents to take the “leap" and get their pets sterilized in 2012. To help citizens avoid the pitfalls of procrastination, Animal Services is offering special resources to assist the needy in obtaining Hillsborough County Spay and Neuter Vouchers.

Financial assistance needed to help rehabilitate rescued dogs

Financial assistance needed to help rehabilitate rescued dogs

Sebring, Florida -- The Highlands County Sheriff's Office is trying to get help for more than 16 dogs rescued from an alleged dog fighting ring in Sebring.

Highlands County Sheriff's Deputies say they responded to a home in the area of High Street in Sebring back on Dec. 6. They arrested three people on animal cruelty charges and recovered 16 dogs, most with injuries and aggressive tendencies. The sheriff's office reported last week, the discovery of an additional 12 dogs also possibly used for fighting bringing the total to 28.

Hernando County Animal Services in need of holiday donations; forever homes

Hernando County Animal Services in need of holiday donations; forever homes

Brooksville – If you’re looking for a way to give back this holiday season, Hernando County Animal Services wants you to consider helping out their homeless pets.  

According to a press release, Hernando County Animal Services is in need of pet beds for homeless dogs staying at the shelter. A gift like a bed will continue to give back to the shelter for years, and has the potential to help thousands of pets. Placing a bed in every dog kennel would require 58 beds.

Santa photos with Fido

Santa photos with Fido

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Tampa, FL -- You can get a snapshot with Santa and your pooch Sundays in December at International Plaza. The picture-taking times are from 8 - 9:45 a.m. on Dec. 4 and 11.

All pets must be on a leash or in a lightweight kennel and have their shots up to date.

Owners should enter through the Pet Photo Entrance near the Bay Street parking garage.