Category: Pets & Animals

Donations made to Auburn animal shelter in honor of Betty White

Donations made to Auburn animal shelter in honor of Betty White

On January 17, the Finger Lakes SPCA of Central New York was flooded with donation in honor of the late Betty White’s 100th birthday. As of 1:15 p.m. on that day, $3500 had been donated to the Auburn-based shelter. White, who died ... MORE
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Rosamond Gifford Zoo rings in the “noon” year with family oriented event

Finally, kids have a way to ring in the new year without having to stay up until midnight. The Rosamond Gifford Zoo in Syracuse is offering Noon Year’s Eve, a family friendly holiday event. The event begins Friday at 10AM with a ... MORE
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5 ways pet insurance can save you money

There is no denying you love your pet. In fact, pet owners are some of the most giving, caring and generous people out there. But owning a pet can be expensive. And sadly, not all pet owners have unlimited amounts of money ... MORE
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What is a Flying Squirrel? Can they really fly?

Flying squirrels are small rodents that are adapted to living on trees. There are over 50 species of flying squirrels, but only 2 species are native to North America; the northern flying squirrel and the southern flying squirrel. The Northern flying squirrels ... MORE
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Rabies clinic in Schuyler County Oct. 30

Schuyler County will hold a rabies clinic for pets on Saturday, Oct. 30. The event will be at the Tyrone Fire Department from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Cats, dogs, and ferrets can attend as long as they are at least three ... MORE
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Most social dog breeds 2021

Dogs are a man’s best friend, and they love to be around people. It makes sense that there would be breeds of dogs who enjoy making new friends! The Labrador Retriever is one of the most popular breeds in America for good ... MORE
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Dundee woman opens new grooming business, “Luke’s Bubble Bath”

Local resident, Cassi Sullivan, has opened a new grooming business in Dundee. Sullivan has 15 years of experience grooming both dogs and cats and moved to the area two years ago. Her new business is called Luke’s Bubble Bath. She has experience ... MORE
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CNY SPCA will hold a fundraiser to help support local animals

The Central New York SPCA will hold a fundraiser throughout September to help local animals. The fundraiser will be selling Thirty-One with an online fall catalog. Thirty-One is a stylish handbag company. The event can be found here. A portion of the ... MORE
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Montezuma Audubon Center will host 14th Annual Robert F. DeRoo Memorial Youth Pheasant and Waterfowl Hunts

Youth hunters and their adult mentors are cordially invited to attend the 14th Annual Robert F. DeRoo Memorial Youth Pheasant and Waterfowl Hunts at the Montezuma Audubon Center, located at 2295 State Route 89, Savannah, NY. The waterfowl hunt will be held on Saturday, ... MORE
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Penn Yan Tops was delivered a rare, 1 out of every 30 million lobster to sell as food

A local Tops has discovered a rare lobster that was in a delivery to their sea food department. Penn Yan Tops is now looking for a home for their rare orange lobster. The lobster is so rare there are only 1 in ... MORE
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Mutt Strut in Newark will be Sept. 12 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

The annual Mutt Strut hosted by the Humane Society of Wayne County will be Sept. 12 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Silver Hill Technology Park. The park is located of Route 88 in Newark. The theme for this year is ... MORE
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Canine dog shows at the New York State Fair help build relationships between the police and public

The New York State Police has been putting on various shows for the public at the New York State Fair this year. One show involves Trooper Mark Bender and his canine, Ada. Ada isn’t just a police dog, but she lives at ... MORE
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Be aware of Black Bears

Black Bears have continued to spread out in population and spotting them has become more common. Though chances of coming into contact are slim, the fact that they’re being seen more frequently shows people should still pay attention at night. Bears are ... MORE
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New York State Trooper helps rescue Bald Eagle

New York State Trooper helps rescue Bald Eagle

An injured Bald Eagle was rescued by a New York State Trooper on Sunday. New York State Trooper Angela Gilchrist rescued the eagle on I-81 in Jefferson County. Today a call came in for an injured bald Eagle on Interstate 81 in ... MORE
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Vettes for Pets Car Show Saturday August 15 in Liverpool

Vettes for Pets Car Show happening Saturday August 15 in Liverpool

The 4th annual Vettes for Pets Car Show will be happening Sunday, August 15. The Corvette car show benefits the CNY SPCA. The event will begin at 11 a.m. at Home Team Pub located in Liverpool. Suggested donations are $10 to attend ... MORE