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No-fee adoptions for adult pets at 2 PAWS shelters for one day only this weekend
No-fee adoptions for adult pets at 2 PAWS shelters for one day only this weekendLast week, Chicago Animal Care and Control reached its capacity of 300 dogs, forcing the service to consider euthanizing animals. In light of the brimming load, PAWS Chicago will waive all adoption fees for adult dogs and cats for one day only — tomorrow ...read more
Source: Chicago Tribune
Published on Sat, 20 Jan 2018 00:57:00 GMT
Cash for adoptions added to Trump tax cut bonuses
Cash for adoptions added to Trump tax cut bonusesby Paul Bedard | Jan 20, 2018, 9:08 AM Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this article Share on LinkedIn Print this article Walmart is one of over 200 firms offering employee benefit increases as a result of tax reform. Photo/Walmart.com The trend of ...read more
Source: Washington Examiner
Published on Sat, 20 Jan 2018 06:27:00 GMT
Ethiopia's lawmakers approve ban on foreign adoptions
Ethiopia's lawmakers approve ban on foreign adoptionsEthiopian lawmakers have approved a ban on foreign adoptions amid concerns about mistreatment of children overseas. The approval came after rare heated debate as some lawmakers worried that the East African nation does not have enough child care centers to ...read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Wed, 10 Jan 2018 14:37:00 GMT
Group helps foster adoptions of basset hounds
Group helps foster adoptions of basset houndsDog lovers might want to add Basset Buddies Rescues of Texas to their contact list. The nonprofit organization focuses on finding homes for unwanted, abused, and homeless basset hounds in Houston and surrounding areas. Since forming in 2007, Basset Buddies ...read more
Source: Houston Chronicle
Published on Tue, 16 Jan 2018 06:08:00 GMT
Ethiopia bans adoptions by foreigners
Ethiopia bans adoptions by foreignersJan. 10 (UPI) --The Ethiopian parliament approved a proclamation Wednesday that bans foreign families from adopting Ethiopian children. Members of the House of People's Representatives said local initiatives are better suited to protect orphans and other ...read more
Source: United Press International
Published on Wed, 10 Jan 2018 18:35:00 GMT
THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW: Local animal shelter offering $10 adoptions
THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW: Local animal shelter offering $10 adoptionsTo listen: Iration is performing at 7:30 p.m. at the Fox Theater, 2001 H St. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and tickets are $25. Iration is an alternative/reggae group of musicians formed in Isla Vista, near Santa Barbara. To sing: 1933 is hosting a night of ...read more
Source: Bakersfield
Published on Thu, 18 Jan 2018 00:54:00 GMT
Somerset Regional Animal Shelter has record year for adoptions
Somerset Regional Animal Shelter has record year for adoptionsBRIDGEWATER - A few years ago, the Somerset Regional Animal Shelter was in danger of being euthanized. Due to a lack of funding, the shelter, located on Commons Way near the municipal complex, came close to closing. But in the space of four years, the ...read more
Source: My Central Jersey
Published on Fri, 19 Jan 2018 14:07:00 GMT
Ethiopia Moves to Ban All International Adoptions After High-Profile Abuse Cases
Ethiopia Moves to Ban All International Adoptions After High-Profile Abuse CasesA woman walks with orphans at the Agoheld orphanage, hospital, training center and school on March 19, 2013, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. (Sean Gallup/Getty Images) Ethiopia’s Parliament voted Tuesday to ban all foreign adoptions of Ethiopian children ...read more
Source: The Root
Published on Fri, 12 Jan 2018 06:03:00 GMT
March for Life and easier, more affordable adoptions
March for Life and easier, more affordable adoptionsThis morning, our nation’s capital will overflow with both hopeful and repentant energy as thousands of pro-life supporters rally at the annual March for Life. The single largest pro-life event in the country will spur hundreds of marches across the ...read more
Source: The Jackson Sun
Published on Fri, 19 Jan 2018 09:19:00 GMT