Care & Safety

New Jersey Becomes First State to Ban the Use of Wild Circus Animals

New Jersey Becomes First State to Ban the Use of Wild Circus Animals

Kendall Curley
Dec 17, 2018

Image via iStock.com/Andrea Izzotti On December 14, Governor Phil Murphy of New Jersey signed “Nosey’s Law,” making it official that wild circus animals are no longer legally allowed to perform in New Jersey. According...
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Bills Passed in Michigan Senate Ban Regulation of Pet Shops

Bills Passed in Michigan Senate Ban Regulation of Pet Shops

Samantha Schwab
Dec 14, 2018

Image via iStock.com/PongMoji The Michigan Senate passed two bills Thursday evening regarding pet stores. HB5917 bans municipalities from passing local ordinances that regulate pet shops in their communities, and HB5916 allows pet...
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Delta Adds Restrictions for Boarding With Service and Emotional Support Animals

Delta Adds Restrictions for Boarding With Service and Emotional Support Animals

Samantha Schwab
Dec 12, 2018

Image via iStock.com/gchutka Delta Air Lines plans to update its service and support animal policy so that emotional support animals will no longer be allowed on flights longer than eight hours, and service and support animals under...
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LA-Based Fashion Designer Creates Fire Retardant Horse Blanket With GPS Locator

LA-Based Fashion Designer Creates Fire Retardant Horse Blanket With GPS Locator

Kendall Curley
Dec 11, 2018

Image via IndieGoGo/First Ever Fire Retardant Horse Blanket With GPS The recent wildfires in California have wreaked havoc on the state and displaced thousands of animals. While dogs, cats and other small animals can be easily transported,...
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Daughter of Famous Yellowstone Wolf Killed By Hunters, Shares Fate With Mother

Daughter of Famous Yellowstone Wolf Killed By Hunters, Shares Fate With Mother

Samantha Schwab
Dec 03, 2018

Image via Facebook/Washington Postvia Marc Cooke A wild wolf considered to be a staple of Yellowstone National Park was killed by a hunter just outside of the park last week. The wolf, known as 926F (called Spitfire by many...
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Las Vegas Rescue Organization Fixes 35,000th Feral Cat

Las Vegas Rescue Organization Fixes 35,000th Feral Cat

Kendall Curley
Dec 03, 2018

Image via iStock.com/BeeBuddy The cat-loving community of Las Vegas hit a huge milestone this past Sunday, Dec. 2. The Community Cat Coalition of Clark County, also known as C5, fixed their 35,000th feral cat. Keith Williams,...
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