Maine volunteers rescue more than 300 cats and dogs from Puerto Rico

Volunteers from the Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland took part in a “Freedom Flight” with the nonprofit Wings of Rescue. WESTBROOK, Maine — The Animal Rescue League of Greater Portland has more cats and dogs up for adoption, thanks to a life-saving effort over the weekend. Last week, the ARLGP sent a handful of volunteers to…

Volunteers help socialize Virginia rescued beagles with baths, movies

The pups got their first-ever baths and some movie time with Homeward Trails volunteers. FAIRFAX, Va. — Sixteen of the 4,000 beagles rescued from a Cumberland, Virginia, laboratory got a unique opportunity to relax with some volunteers from rescue group Homeward Trails. Over the weekend, the group hosted what they called a Suds and Netflix night for…

West Texas nonprofit creates shelters for pets

MIDLAND, Texas — Fix West Texas is known for neutering and spaying cats and dogs to help curb intake and reduce euthanasia rates. They also provide shelter for our animals as well. “They’re just like us, if you can imagine spending the night outside in the freezing cold, that’s a lot of suffering and so…

Service dog helps Rising Sun boy with epilepsy

  RISING SUN — In a family living room with three kids moving constantly, Hulu kept her eyes on Trace. Hulu, a golden retriever and Labrador retriever mix and the newest member of the Coudon family, is a service dog for Trace, 7. Hulu came to the family after a two-year process through 4 Paws…

Charity Lawn Mower Ride Held In Beloved Watertown Man’s Memory

Source: newschannel5.com People in Wilson County came together to remember a beloved man who recently passed away, while helping the animals he loved so much. The organizer of the event, Dave McKinley, shared information with NewsChannel 5 of the special event that took place in Watertown. It was a charity lawn mower ride in honor…