Pets

Brenda Pets of the Week
Periwinkle is a 2 year old female brown tabby. She is very scared and reserved, but will accept loves and treats. Brenda is a 5 to 6 month old...


Head out to the Wild Horse and Burro event in Buffalo, Texas
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will hold a wild horse and burro sale event in Buffalo, Texas, on March 23-24. The event, at the Leon County Expo Center, will feature...
Valentine’s Pup
Sandy is ready for Valentine’s Day. She is 3 years old and looks like a bearded collie mix. Sandy is available for adoption at the Humane...


Turning a Nightmare into a Dream
Cherokee County is overrun with unwanted dogs and cats. That cute puppy the kids wanted grows up to be a fun-loving, teeth-cutting, ball of energy and one dark night she...
American Cancer Society: Bark For Life - A Canine Event to Fight...
The American Cancer Society and Relay For Life of Cherokee County will have a fundraising event “Bark For Life” from 2 - 4 p.m., on Sunday, Nov. 5 at the Nichols Green Park...
Pet Talk: Responsibilities of pet bird ownership
If adding a dog or cat to the family is out of the question, pet birds are extremely intelligent and form strong bonds with their owners. However, because companion birds...
Better Business Bureau’s Suggestions for Choosing a Caregiver for...
For many people, pets are more than just animals; they are faithful companions and family members. As much as pet owners may want to take their pets wherever we go,...
Pet Talk: Why did the turtle cross the road?
Ever wondered why turtles cross the road? There are a few reasons why these slow-pokes venture into the street, but no matter their agenda, be cautious of their presence...
Super Pet Adoption
The 1st Annual Post Memorial Day Super Pet Adoption for the City of Jacksonville Animal Shelter will be Saturday, June 3 from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., 601 Woodlawn Ave....
Rabies clinics continue this week
Cherokee County veterinarians are trying to fend off potential rabies outbreaks by offering low cost vaccinations in the area this week and through...


County veterinarians unite to offer low-cost vaccinations
Cherokee County veterinarians are trying to fend off potential rabies outbreaks by offering low cost vaccinations in the area May 1-11. Various...


Pets and Distracted Driving
With the busy summer travel season right around the corner, many families are planning to hit the road with their families - and that of course, means their four-legged...
Pet Talk: Every cat needs entertainment
Cats are curious creatures that love to run, climb, hunt and play. Providing entertainment and activities for cats keeps them healthier and helps reduce unwanted...
Pet Talk: Allergy suffers can have pets, too
Allergies are among the most chronic conditions worldwide, according to the American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology. Though many of us love companion animals, some...
The Pegasus Project holds Aviation/Equine Event April 22 in Murchison
For the third year in a row, The Pegasus Project Horse Rescue will be taking part in the national celebration of ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty...