Chain Stores you didn’t know who allowed pets

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Chain Stores you didn't know who allowed pets

For many pet lovers, bringing a furry friend along on a shopping trip would be the perfect way to spend a day. While many big-name chain stores do have a “service dogs only” policy, you may be surprised to know that a number of them will in fact allow you to shop with your Shih-Tzu […]

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A new life for 132 dogs and four birds

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

A new life for 132 dogs and four birds

On July 3, 132 small breed dogs, including newborn litters, were found crowded into small, dilapidated, indoor and outdoor wire and plastic crates and pens encrusted with urine and excessive piles of feces. The dogs, the majority of whom were underweight, were suffering from severe eye and ear infections, significant fur loss and matting, urine-soaked […]

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Memorial Day Pet Road Trip Tips

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Memorial Day Pet Road Trip Tips

Memorial Day symbolizes the start of summer for you and your pet. Before you start planning trips to the beach and summer getaways, keep in mind that it’s important to plan ahead for pet travel and always keep the best interests of your furry, four-legged friend in mind.  Traveling with your pet can be a wonderful […]

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Special – Spay/neuter surgeries for puppies and kittens

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Special - Spay/neuter surgeries for puppies and kittens

ROANOKE/CHRISTIANSBURG – Did you know that kittens can go into heat and get pregnant as early as 4 months old and puppies around 5 months old?  If not sterilized, puppies and kittens can get pregnant and have a litter of their own just two months later. And it’s these accidental litters that end up in […]

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Cuccinelli receives Humane Law Enforcement Award

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Cuccinelli receives Humane Law Enforcement Award

RICHMOND (September 5, 2012) – Today, Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli received a 2012 Humane Law Enforcement Award from the Humane Society of the United States for his partnerships with animal control and prosecutors, pursuing animal cruelty charges across the state, and encouraging attorneys to develop an animal cruelty and fighting curriculum to help train prosecutors […]

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“It’s hip to snip” at the Mountain View Spay Neuter Clinic

Thursday, August 16, 2012

Last week Mountain View Humane held a Grand Opening for its new Roanoke location at 5363 Peters Creek Road. “The Sabrina & Lucky Garvin Spay Neuter Clinic” was previously occupied by Nationwide Insurance and has undergone an over $400,000 makeover said Executive Director Kelly Cass. The makeover gave them the opportunity to layout the clinic […]

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