A Few Things to Remember on National Puppy DayHere's a few tips to keep in mind when searching for your new fur-ever friend.
Distemper Outbreak Winds Down at Stray Rescue Animal ShelterThe month-long distemper outbreak at the Stray Rescue animal shelter seems to be winding down after claiming the lives of 40 dogs.
Local Dog Shelter Wants to Rescue Pitbulls in CanadaA local dog shelter wants to go to Montreal and rescue pitbulls that are scheduled to be euthanized on Monday.
$100,000 Matching Grant Program for Stray Rescue Begins TuesdayAnother week left in special $10 adoption program to ease overcrowding at shelter.
Stenger Accuses Dooley of Euthanizing Too Many Dogs and CatsSteve Stenger says thousands of dogs and cats have been euthanized at the St. Louis County Animal Shelter in the past 10 years, under Charlie Dooley's watch.
Jerseyville Animal Shelter Struggles To Stay OpenRiverbend Humane Society in Jerseyville owner Frank Anderson says that because of the tough economy, the shelter has been taking in large numbers of animals.
St. Charles Shelter Seeks Home for 37-Pound CatBiscuit is morbidly obese and that is a concern for officials at the St. Charles Animal Control shelter.
Missouri Court Asked to Strike Down Animal Shelter FeeThe Humane Society of the United States said Wednesday that the state licensing fees are causing "financial stress" for some nonprofit shelters.
Joplin Family Finds Cat 18 Months After TornadoA Joplin family is celebrating finding a cat they hadn't seen since their home was destroyed by a tornado 18 months ago.
Stray Rescue Finally Gets Promised FundsThe money can only be used on Stray Rescue's half-finished building, and not on salaries or other expenses.
Stray Rescue Threatens Pay-Up or No More FreebiesA handful of aldermen declined to give the charity $250-thousand dollars which the city collected through a special voluntary fee .
Decision Today on City Animal Shelter Money Over $250-thousand was collected from city residents via donations on their water bills.