Animal Control, Rescues Urge Pet Owners to Bring Animals InsideExtreme low temperatures are dangerous to dogs and cats, they say, and pets should not be exposed to extremely low temperatures for extended periods of time.
Christmas Brings Chocolate Poisoning Warning For DogsVets, writing in the journal Veterinary Record, say Christmas and Easter are the most dangerous times of the year for pets to fall ill from eating chocolate.
Missouri Puppies Linked to Multi-State Campylobacter OutbreakA majority of those affected recently purchased a puppy from Petland, visited the store, or visited someone with a puppy sold through Petland.
Humane Society Rescues 130 Harvey Pets, Prepares for IrmaThe Humane Society of Missouri is singing the praises of Disaster Response Team members
HSMO Rescues 26 Dogs From 'Horrid' Home Near Kansas CityEach dog was be examined by the Humane Society of Missouri’s shelter veterinary team, cared for by shelter staff and will made available for adoption as soon as possible.
Rescue Cat That Cared For Young Cancer Patient Named 'Cat Of The Year'A caring rescue cat has been named Great Britain's National Cat of the Year for helping to comfort a young cancer patient, BBC News reported.
Pets Do Not Benefit Kids' Health, Study FindsDogs and cats have no "significant" impact on children's mental and physical health, according to a new study by the Rand Corporation.
Veterinarian Saves Cat's Life With Vodka ShotIt only took a shot of vodka and a stroke of luck to save an Australian cat.
12-Year-Old Dog Survives 9 Months In Mountains, Returns To FamilyDarwin and Cindy Cameron lost their 12-year-old retriever, Mo, on a hunting trip in September. Nine months later, Mo was returned to the Camerons, only after surviving on her own in the mountains.
Illinois Lawmakers Pass Pet Protection BillsIllinois lawmakers pass a "beagle freedom" bill.
Animal Shelter in Missouri Gets Rid of Gas ChamberThe Humane Society says Missouri is among four states with operational gas chambers in animal shelters.
Cardinals to Host 13th Annual 'Pooches In The Ballpark' GameThe Redbirds square off against the San Francisco Giants on Saturday, May 20, as part of the 13th annual Purina® Pooches in the Ballpark game.