Dog Days of Summer

September 1, 2018

GREEN BROOK/WARREN, NJ -  Have you seen Lucy? She is a white and brown Corgi mix and is missing from Top of the World Way.  UPDATE It is important that if you spot Lucy you do not call her or try to chase her as she will run.  Owners said,” she will most likely be coming out at night and hiding ...

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GREEN BROOK/WARREN, NJ -  Have you seen Lucy? She is a white and brown Corgi mix and is missing from Top of the World Way.  Call Mi MI at 973-906-8821 with any information.      TAPinto is free and published daily Get Your Town's News In Your Inbox:  Click Here to sign ...

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WARREN, NJ – August 26 is National Dog Day! The occasion helps to bring attention to the plight of animals and encourage adoption. “National Dog Day celebrates all dogs, mixed breed and pure,” according to Nationaldogday.com. “Our mission is to help galvanize the public to recognize the ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Regional Animal Shelter is taking part in the National Clear the Shelters Event Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. According to a release, all the animals that are over 6 months will have their adoption fees waived for qualified adopters. Kittens that are under 6 months ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ – The Somerset County Department of Health is warning residents that a raccoon found in the area of Hollywood Avenue in the Somerset section of Franklin Township has tested positive for rabies. Suburban areas in which raccoons, people and pets are in close proximity have ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. – It’s time again for the annual Mt. Carmel Feast, a four-day festival full of food, music, games, rides, fireworks, and other family fun, located at Mt. Carmel Field in Berkeley Heights. The fairgrounds will be open from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Friday, July 13 through ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Regional Animal Shelter, in Bridgewater, is urgently looking for homes for its cats and kittens. According to a release from the shelter, the population surges throughout the summer during kitten breeding season, and so the shelter is launching a special promotion ...

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WARREN, NJ -  Independence Day 2018. “We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.” Thomas Jefferson penned words based on what he ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ – Each summer, the Environmental Education Center (EEC) in Basking Ridge holds programs that let children and teens explore nature for summer activities that both entertaining and an opportunity to learn about the environment. The programs are organized and led by the EEC's ...

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  TRENTON, NJ - State Sen. Christopher "Kip" Bateman (R-16) will introduce legislation to increase protections for family pets by requiring pet groomers to be properly trained and licensed following the deaths of three dogs in five months at different New Jersey pet salons. . “It is sadly far ...

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A dog that was found on Jan. 9 is still being held at the Newark Animal Shelter because no owner has claimed him.  Roselle Police said the dog was found in the area of the Roselle side of Warinanco Park. The dog has a distinct blue eye and brown eye. Police also said the animal was checked ...

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HILLSIDE, NJ – Louis, the lost five-year-old Yorkie who’s taken social media by storm, was found on New Year’s Eve in Hillside’s Evergreen Cemetery. Louis, who lives in Mountainside, ran away from his dog sitter’s home in Kenilworth on Dec. 25. On Sunday afternoon, he was caught by a father and ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Have you seen Shiba? Shiba is a new puppy, isn’t wearing his collar and slipped out of an open door. He was last seen in the area of Somerset Street and Jennings Lane. Call Wendy any time with any information at 551-214-6911

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EATONTOWN, NJ — The search continues for a 9-year-old Pomeranian stolen from the Monmouth County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals on Christmas Eve. The small, light brown and white dog named “Tub Tub” was taken from the facility at 260 Wall Street at about 12:30 p.m. on December ...

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A bill that would remove the law enforcement powers of the New Jersey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NJSPCA) will be up for a vote on Dec. 14 before the state Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee. Bill S3558, sponsored by Senator Ray Lesniak, Democrat from Union County, ...

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TRENTON, N.J. — An exotic East Asian tick, also known as the longhorned tick or bush tick, was found on a farm in Hunterdon County on Nov. 9. On Nov. 21, New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher announced the United States Department of Agriculture’s National Veterinary Services ...

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