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$100,000 Matching Grant Program for Stray Rescue Begins Tuesday

Another week left in special $10 adoption program to ease overcrowding at shelter.

02/09/2015

Cubby the kitten is now available for adoption after recovering from injuries sustained after seeking warmth from a car engine. (Photo courtesy of the St. Louis Department of Health)

Kitten Recovers from Injury after Seeking Warmth in Car Engine

See photos of the kitten – now named Cubby. Also find tips on how to prevent similar injuries to outdoor felines.

01/14/2015

Dogs available for adoption at Stray Rescue. (Maria Keena/KMOX)

Stray Rescue: Starving Dogs Seen More Often Than Not

It’s a horrific form of animal abuse – people allowing their dogs to starve to death, and Stray Rescue’s Jennie Foster says it’s a huge problem.

12/23/2014

Photo courtesy of Humane Society of Missouri

Australian Shepherds Rescued from Breeder

The Humane Society is rescuing 41 Australian Shepherds from a southwestern Missouri breeder who is going out of business.

03/20/2014

US ice hockey player David Backes speaks at a press conference during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 20, 2014.  Defending ice hockey champions Canada and the USA meet in a rematch of the 2010 Olympic Games gold medal showdown in Friday's semi-finals.ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images)

Backes’ Sochi Dogs Already Claimed

Blues’ Forward David Backes is back, but he didn’t come home empty-handed. He rescued two young puppies from Sochi and they are now at his Five Acre Animal Shelter.

02/26/2014

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Extreme Cold Causes Overcrowding at Stray Rescue

Stray Rescue founder Randy Grim says the shelter is extremely full, and space is needed in order to help and treat dogs coming in.

02/04/2014

Trooper and his new best friend! (Photo courtesy Mike Bizelli)

Trooper Finds Forever Home

A St. Louis area man named Greg is taking Trooper home for Christmas.

12/20/2013

Photo via Trooper's facebook page.

Dog Dragged On Interstate Up For Adoption

After months of treatment, including seven surgeries, and time in a foster care program, that dog, Trooper, is ready for a new home.

11/07/2013

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Mo. Bill Would Expand Adoption Subsidy Recipients

Currently only grandparents, aunts, uncles, adult siblings or cousins can get state-sponsored subsidies when they become the legal guardians of a child.

05/22/2013

(Photo credit: City of St. Charles Animal Control)

Tubby Tabby Moved To Another Home

The cat, named Biscuit, weighed 37 pounds when he was taken to the St. Charles shelter.

03/29/2013

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