Category: Pets & Animals

Beverly Animal Shelter currently has two pigeons in need of homes

Beverly Animal Shelter currently has two pigeons in need of homes

Lenny, a pigeon currently living at Beverly Animal Shelter, is in need of a fitting family to go home to. Right now shelter worker Eloisa Pescual brings him home at night to free fly, but said he is in need of a ... MORE
Bird watchers discover rare spoonbill in the Finger Lakes Region

Bird watchers discover rare spoonbill in the Finger Lakes Region

A rare bird has been spotted at the Montezuma Wildlife Refuge that is usually only seen along the southeastern coast. The bird, a juvenile Roseate spoonbill, was spotted by bird watchers. The younger birds are white in color while adults begin to ... MORE
Annual Seneca Meadows open house July 25

Annual Seneca Meadows open house July 25

The annual open house at Seneca Meadows will be held Sunday, July 25 from noon to 4pm. The annual family event which is free and open to the public will feature a free chicken BBQ provided by Ace Automatics, a bounce house ... MORE
Ontario County Fair returns for 2021

Ontario County Fair returns for 2021

The Ontario County Fair returns for its 178th year at the Ontario County Fairgrounds in Canandaigua. The event will take place July 27-31. The following schedule lists the events taking place at the fair: July 27: New York State Sire Stakes harness ... MORE
Farm Sanctuary in Watkins Glen reopens

Farm Sanctuary in Watkins Glen reopens

On July 10, 2021, the Farm Sanctuary reopened in Watkins Glen for the first time since 2019, celebrating 35 years. The purpose of the Farm Sanctuary is to give farm animals appropriate care and nourishment. The farm was able to save the ... MORE
Deer Haven Park Bus Tours are returning

Deer Haven Park Bus Tours are returning

After more than a year of Social Distancing, Quarantines and cancellations, the Deer Haven Park Bus Tours are back! On July 15th, Deer Haven Park will begin offering Bus Tours every Thursday and Saturday. Bus Tours will feature many of the same ... MORE
ASPCA offers tips on keeping pets safe this holiday weekend

ASPCA offers tips on keeping pets safe this holiday weekend

The ASPCA is reminding people to keep their pets safe during the holiday weekend by offering tips on their website. Some tips include to never leave out alcoholic beverages that they can get to. Never use sun screen or insect repellent on ... MORE
Life, Pets & Animals
Zerbini Family Circus to perform tonight and tomorrow at Seneca County Fairgrounds

Zerbini Family Circus to perform tonight and tomorrow at Seneca County Fairgrounds

The Zerbini Family Circus is performing at the Seneca County Fairgrounds. There are two shows tonight, June 16, at 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. and one show tomorrow, June 17, at 6 p.m. The circus will have live animals, jugglers, clowns, and ... MORE
“On the Canals” local events set to begin this summer

“On the Canals” local events set to begin this summer

Summer excursion programs will be organized by New York State along the Erie Canal. The series of events will be called “On the Canals.” Plans include six free outdoor activities, two of which will be local programs. Biking and boating will be ... MORE
Steuben County woman competes in Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show with basset hound

Steuben County woman competes in Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show with basset hound

Novia Staviski of Lindley and her dog Odin were able to compete in the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show this past weekend, where Odin picked up an honor. Odin’s official registered name is GCH (Grand Champion) Renaissance Versailles, and he won an ... MORE
Macedon Public Library to host

Macedon Public Library to host animal event, keeping up with “Tails and Tales” summer reading program theme

Macedon Public Library will be hosting a summer reading program from June 23 until August 6 with the theme “Tails and Tales.” Thursday July 1, a variety of animals and animal handlers will be in the parking lot of the library. Community ... MORE
What makes a veterinary practice financially successful?

What makes a veterinary practice financially successful?

A common misconception about becoming a doctor is that you can be financially successful in a span of a few years. But, it doesn’t happen overnight. To become a doctor, or even a veterinarian, one should be able to go to a ... MORE
Pets & Animals
PET OF THE WEEK: Meet the very inquisitive Don Jr.

PET OF THE WEEK: Meet the very inquisitive Don Jr.

Don Jr is a very inquisitive 2 year old guy looking for his forever home. He is very sweet and loves to cuddle. He does tolerate other animals, but he would be prefer if he were to go to a home with ... MORE
7 questions to ask yourself before buying a Great Dane

7 questions to ask yourself before buying a Great Dane

Great Danes are a highly popular breed these days. The gentle giants are friendly, social and not too difficult to train. They come in a wide variety of coat colors and usually do not exhibit many problematic behaviors such as reactivity or ... MORE
Life, Pets & Animals
PET OF THE WEEK: Meet sweet & loving Millie

PET OF THE WEEK: Meet sweet & loving Millie

Millie is a sweet and loving 1 year old Lab Doberman who is searching for her forever home. She may be a bit aloof when first meeting you, but she quickly comes out of her shell!  She needs daily exercise to keep ... MORE
Seneca Park Zoo capacity will be increased to 50% on April 26th

Seneca Park Zoo capacity will be increased to 50% on April 26th

Monroe County Executive Adam Bello and Seneca Park Zoo are excited to announce capacity at the Zoo will increase to 50% on April 26, 2021. This expanded capacity is in response to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s update on capacity guidelines for museums and zoos ... MORE
PET OF THE WEEK: Fat and sassy Diva looking for a lifestyle change

PET OF THE WEEK: Fat and sassy Diva looking for a lifestyle change

Diva is a fat and sassy girl looking for a lifestyle change! She’s about 9 years old and would love to spend the rest of her life with you! She does get a long with other calmer animals, much like herself. She ... MORE
PET OF THE WEEK: Primrose needs a loving, understanding family

PET OF THE WEEK: Primrose needs a loving, understanding family

Primrose is a wonderful 3 year old girl who is in need of an understanding home. She is very shy and will on occasion not feel comfortable in a home for months. She needs a loving and understanding family who can work ... MORE