Tuesday, December 28, 2004

Tuesday, December 28, 2004

The Internet: Blogs Provide Raw Details From Scene of the Disaster
New York Times

The South-East Asia Earthquake and Tsunami
The SEA-EAT blog for short
News and information about resources, aid, donations and volunteer efforts.

Permit for fence leads to dispute at council meeting
Carlisle Independent - Carlisle,AR,USA
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... Frank reminded the members that the animal control ordinance needed to be changed. ... "I think we need to look into the cat situation," Hart said. ...

Humane society asks for donations of food
OregonLive.com - Portland,OR,USA
... the Humane Society [of Southwest Washington in Vancouver] is putting out a call for donations of pet food and kitty ... "The cat situation in our community is very, very severe overpopulation," he said. ...

Control: We must find better methods to address stray animal ...
Agana Pacific Daily News - Agana,GU,USA
Guam's problem with stray cats and dogs is much more serious than a few overturned trash cans and some messy -- and rather smelly -- instances of roadkill. ...

Licenses not needed for Kentwood's cats
The Grand Rapids Press - Grand Rapids,MI,USA
... In fact, Hollinrake said there is no way to keep track of enforcing the ordinance. Her office only keeps records of cat licenses in the files for one year, and ...

Fairhaven officials plan to trap feral cats
Worcester Telegram (subscription), MA
... As many as 40 feral cats live in nearby woods, under unoccupied houses and outbuildings, and they are a health risk, Fairhaven's health agent, Patricia Fowle ...

Trapping program targets Fairhaven's feral cats
New Bedford Standard, MA
FAIRHAVEN -- Dozens of cats living in the wild and pestering residents of Sconticut Neck will be trapped and killed this week. Notices ...

Animal Services does a fine job for taxpayers
Rockford Register Star, IL
... sports here. We simply have far too many former pets and their mushrooming offspring — feral cats and dogs. They’re running ...

Of rebounding and rebounds
Chicago Tribune (subscription), IL
... Greece is overrun with countless stray cats and dogs, but we found this particular kitty endearing as she played in front of our hotel. ...

An amazing feat of the foot for teen
Hampton Roads Daily Press, VA
... Cats trying to find a bit of warmth will sometimes crawl under a car hood to huddle around ... If you can't trap a stray, contact your local humane society for help ...

Neighbors in La Salle get into a real
Greeley Tribune, CO
Gordon Strub, a 10-year resident of La Salle, said stray cats were getting into his trash cans, pooping on his picnic table and tormenting his two dogs. ...

Central Virginia needs pet sterilization clinic
Lynchburg News, VA
... Appomattox County is easiest on cats, where only 48 percent are euthanized. The stray cat and dog problem is nothing new, but over time, the numbers become ...

Newburgh may revive its own animal shelter in new year
Mid-Hudson News, NY
... been farming out its services. Currently, it used Flannery Animal Hospital in New Windsor to board stray dogs and cats it picks up. ...

The Monitor
Monitor, TX
... Other humane societies have a voucher system in which a person adopting a pet pays for a spay or neuter voucher that can be used at a local vet. ...

Thanks to all who help spay/neuter pets
The Free Lance-Star, VA
18 and 19 a huge success for SNAP (Spay/Neuter All Pets). SNAP is a nonprofit organization dedicated to ending animal overpopulation through prevention. ...

County animal care sees changes in 2004
Noblesville Daily Times, IN
... That facility also will house a spay and neuter clinic. Sanders said Friday he has concerns about that building being planned. He ...

Schwarzkopfs donate to animal shelters
Durango Herald, CO
... The La Plata County Humane Society received $14,000 allocated to its spay and neuter program. Annie's Orphans received $7,500. Annie's ...

Cats, dogs can get shots next month
Asbury Park Press, NJ
29 at the Community Center, 20 E. Fourth St. The township provides rabies shots for cats and dogs, according to Township Clerk Bernadette Standowski. ...